An underwear factory championed by Mary Portas, the retail guru and government advisor, has gone bust – in a blow to her attempts to revive UK manufacturing.
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Thursday 05 July 2012
New Swansea boss Michael Laudrup has added club stalwart Kristian O'Leary to his backroom staff.
Saturday 16 June 2012
My question this week: which did Hogarth enjoy drawing more – Gin Lane or Beer Street? Or to put it a different way, which panel do you think he drew first?
Thursday 07 June 2012
The security company embroiled in the row over unpaid workers at the Queen's Jubilee celebrations has been given a leading role in fire safety at the London Olympics, i has learnt.
Thursday 07 June 2012
The security company embroiled in the row over unpaid workers at the Queen's Jubilee celebrations has been given a leading role in fire safety at the London Olympics, The Independent has learnt.
Wednesday 06 June 2012
Calls for inquiry into claims that jobless spent 14 hours on duty without access to toilets
Friday 01 June 2012
The England physio tells Patrick Barclay that this spate of injuries is due to the non-stop demands of the Premier League
Friday 25 May 2012
The Professional Footballers Association want to make racist abuse on the field a sackable offence next season.
Wednesday 23 May 2012
Defence giant BAE Systems has won a £1.6 billion contract to supply Hawk aircraft to Saudi Arabia, preventing more than 200 potential job losses at one of its factories.
Sunday 20 May 2012
All aboard the Medes to hunt moldywarpes
Thursday 17 May 2012
Apprenticeships of less than six months provide "no real benefit" to trainees or their employers, a parliamentary report warned today.
Sam Hallam released on unconditional bail as prosecution announces no opposition to murder conviction appeal
Wednesday 16 May 2012
A young man who spent seven years in jail for murder has been freed on unconditional bail today after the prosecution announced it would not oppose the appeal against his conviction.
Sunday 29 April 2012
Saturday 21 April 2012
Portsmouth will compete in the third tier of English football for the first time in 30 years after their spell in the npower Championship came to a disappointing end against Derby.
Reforms in the 1990s were supposed to make nursing care better. Instead, there's a widely shared sense that this was how today's compassion deficit began. How did we come to this?
Wednesday 11 April 2012
The second part of our week-long series on the crisis of caring in British nursing addresses the question of what, precisely, has gone wrong
Sunday 08 April 2012
Cameron criticised for comparing horticulture to purely manual labour
Disgruntled RBS worker writes hilarious open letter to Russell Brand after anti-capitalist publicity stunt leaves him hungry
Shock poll shows voters believe Ukip is to the left of the Tories
Nigel Farage's approval rating hits 'record low' as popularity suffers in wake of Ukip sex scandal
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
Ukip candidate jokes about 'shooting peasants' in racist and homophobic rant
Pakistan school attack live: Taliban kill at least 132 children in 'horrifying' massacre
- 2 Harry Potter fans can apply to the Hogwarts-inspired College of Wizardry
- 3 Jessica Chambers: 19-year-old woman 'doused with lighter fluid and burned alive' in the US
- 4 Russell Brand calls Nigel Farage 'poundshop Enoch Powell' in BBC Question Time debate
- 5 Orange Wednesdays are no more