More than a quarter of young Brits still live with their parents as the economic downturn and rising house prices prevent them from moving out.
Meanwhile, the number of young adults living with their parents has increased by 25 per cent
The International Monetary Fund is expected to raise its estimate of growth in the UK economy tomorrow, in figures that will be seized upon by George Osborne, the Chancellor.
Retailers enjoyed a "spectacular" Christmas, official data showed, with total sales growing at their fastest rate in years.
CPI rate fell to 2 per cent in December for the first time in over four years
Bricks and concrete blocks are in particularly short supply.
Homeowners selling their properties in order to turn their equity into cash to boost their retirement incomes
Almost a fifth of the women surveyed so far say that their careers have stalled because managers failed to promote them or offer training opportunities
Figures undermine Osborne's claims that sale presented a profit for taxpayers
The lowest inflation for four years added to the UK’s economic purple patch yesterday, following strong quarterly growth and and declining unemployment in boosting the nation’s recovery prospects next year.
UK Music has revealed the importance of touring for generating funds
Too often displays of affection in public attract male leering
Changes mean anyone born after 1990 faces five years’ extra work - but measures could save £400bn over the next 50 years and reflect rising life expectancy
After years of neglect, energy, road, rail, flood defence, communications and water infrastructure are in need of renewal
The average income of a household has fallen from £37,900 to £32,600 ONS figures show
But actual number of migrants entering UK fell slightly to 503,000 in year to end of June