February 23, 2019

Most mortgages go to first-time buyers, Halifax research shows

Aspiring homeowners now need a £32,000 deposit - or £110,000 in London - to get on the property ladder.
February 23, 2019

Jamie Genevieve: Don’t call me an ‘influencer’

The Instagram-famous Scottish make-up artist and YouTube star reveals all about life behind the filter.
February 23, 2019

How are MPs deselected?

What are the rules? Which MPs are under threat? Who has been deselected in the past?
February 23, 2019

How Queer as Folk broke the mould for gays on TV

The show, celebrating its 20th anniversary, was a pioneer in putting gay men's lives centre stage.
February 23, 2019

NHS told to ditch ‘outdated’ pagers

The health secretary wants to scrap the “archaic technology” which costs the NHS about £6.6m a year.
February 23, 2019

Are controversial adverts for fashion brands accident or design?

Burberry, Gucci and Prada are among the brands facing controversy for recent campaigns deemed offensive.
February 22, 2019

Newspaper headlines: ‘Revolt’ and quit messages for PM

The front pages carry news of cabinet ministers making demands on the PM as her Brexit talks reach a critical stage.
February 22, 2019

Man charged over Portsmouth police officer park stabbing

The officer was stabbed in the back in Stamshaw Park in Portsmouth shortly after midday on Thursday.
February 22, 2019

Ministers spend £100m on Brexit consultant contracts

Since the EU referendum the government has agreed £104m of Brexit consultancy and other contracts.
February 22, 2019

Flexible working: Labour pledges new employee rights

A right to flexible working for new recruits will open up work to more women, the party says.