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The quickest way to update your home is to add concrete to the mix, and from lamps to flooring, the high street has it covered. By Trish Lorenz
UK's biggest sports retailer keeps 20,000 employees on 'casual terms' with no guarantee of work
Nearly 85,000 staff at the group behind the John Lewis and Waitrose chains celebrated a bumper bonus of 17 per cent today after barnstorming Christmas trading delivered record profits.
John Lewis and Waitrose staff are set for bonuses worth 15% of their salaries tomorrow as the retail chain marks a return to profits growth.
Whether you prefer the latest in digital accuracy or class style (or both), here are the best tools for the trade...
1. Acrylic christmas tree
Main image: Absinthe, £47.50, Fortnum and Mason; glasses, £15.95 each, Liberty
Main image: hand tray by Fornasetti, £175, Liberty; macarons, from a selection, Laduree
Will this year's cover of "The Power of Love" bring chart success for its singer?
Whether you want to dice veg, chop meat, or just slice up a salad, there’s a surface here to suit every culinary need.
1. KitchenAid Artisan Stand Mixer
Staff at John Lewis and Waitrose were today braced for their first bonus cut in three years as the employee-owned firm shows it is not immune from the economic downturn.
1. Champagne cork stool
A new contemporary casualwear line from John Lewis aims to inject your off-duty wardrobe with a dash of sweetness and light, says Rebecca Gonsalves