Robin Barton reports on the spectacular renaissance of arts and crafts in Britain – and explains how it could benefit us all
Inflation unexpectedly slowed last month, official figures revealed today, as hard-pressed retailers slashed prices to pull in cautious consumers.
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It was easyJet's 15th birthday last week, but when the budget airline releases its final results tomorrow, it will be its chief executive Carolyn McCall's plans for the future that investors will be focusing on. Ms McCall, who joined the company in July from Guardian Media Group, is set to outline the outcome of her strategic review.
David Cameron will fly to China today at the head of a delegation of more than 40 business leaders in a drive to win a multi-billion pound export boost for British business in the world's fastest-growing major economy.
The luxury fashion group Burberry is due to announce a first-half sales update on Wednesday, shortly after market speculation re-emerged that it could be the subject of a takeover approach.
A group of 60 scientists backed by environmental, health and women's organisations from around the world have called for action to reduce exposure to a chemical in plastics found in everyday products.
Jon Venables's painstaking reintegration into society is threatened by recent events
Annie Deakin discovers how to create a Disney-free space for her pregnant bump
England 16 Argentina 9: Downcast manager's expression sums up a wretched display, alarmingly short of any creativity in attack, against an inexperienced Pumas side
Cherry and Whites bring in powerful winger for his first league game since January
Birmingham City managing director Karren Brady denied any wrong doing after being re-arrested by police investigating alleged corruption in English football.
As recession looms, consumers are tightening their belts as never before. We gave three retail experts £50 each and sent them in search of better value on the high street
She defied the game's sexist culture to reach the top of a Premier League club. But a corruption inquiry is threatening to derail Karren Brady's trailblazing success. By Jonathan Brown
The investigation into corruption in football has led to two more high-profile arrests, with detectives questioning the Birmingham City directors David Sullivan and Karren Brady.