Report says risks of not going ahead with the project 'significantly outweigh the risks of doing so'
The head of the consortium running the decontamination of Sellafield has apologised for a string of management failures that has seen the cost of cleaning up the Cumbria site soar beyond £70bn.
Accountants outside of the industry’s ‘Big Four’ will continue to suffer from “institutional prejudice” for another decade despite incoming regulatory reforms, the managing partner of BDO has warned.
KPMG report concludes the £42bn line would have a significant impact on growth across the Midlands, North-west and North-east of England
Rugby players, coaches and administrators were today mourning the loss of David Tait, the former Sale forward and Scotland seven-a-side international who fell to his death from an apartment block in Hong Kong. He was 25.
Tait is understood to have fallen from an apartment block in Hong Kong
Shock study reveals that 4.8m people earn too little to meet basic standards
Miners' union and Scargill in court over claim they must still pay for the £1.5m Barbican flat he moved into in the 1980s
Peacocks is latest to hit trouble, putting 11,000 jobs at risk – and keeping administrators busy
We might not enter into the true holiday spirit, but we're determined to enjoy next year's Olympics extravaganza
Going up to Oxford taught the novelist Philip Hensher life's possibilities. Going straight into employment gave the entrepreneur Simon Dolan a head start at work. So who had the advantage?
Three British citizens, two Irish people and a Spaniard were killed in a plane crash at Cork Airport today.
Retailers predict "tough" trading conditions on the high street will continue into next year, after they posted a sixth consecutive month of anaemic sales growth in October.
One year after the company behind the Threshers chain collapsed into administration, fewer than a third of the stores are trading as off-licences.
Speciality retail Group, the company behind the Suits You menswear chain, has collapsed into administration just eight months after a controversial insolvency procedure, leaving 350 jobs hanging in the balance.
High street sales fell unexpectedly last month, reinforcing fears that shoppers are already reining in their spending ahead of the economically crucial festive period. It was the second consecutive monthly sales decline, with clothing and footwear stores suffering the most.