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Can London’s high-end restaurants survive the pandemic?
Guidelines mean that opening may not be viable for the capital’s most prestigious venues
(Sat, 04 Jul 2020 21:00:44 GMT)

Nandy calls failure of Wigan Athletic a ‘global scandal’
Shadow foreign secretary demands probe into allegations that administration move is related to a bet
(Sat, 04 Jul 2020 10:38:00 GMT)

Boris Johnson and his pledge to build, build, build
Our relaunched podcast analyses the PM’s plan to get his government back on track
(Sat, 04 Jul 2020 04:00:19 GMT)

Why NHS staff are more fearful than festive on ‘Independence Day’
As England’s pubs reopen, medics dread a surge in drunken patients and a spike in Covid cases
(Fri, 03 Jul 2020 21:00:24 GMT)

Britain’s armed forces pivot east to face growing China threat
Security and defence review dominated by ways to counter Beijing’s hybrid warfare
(Fri, 03 Jul 2020 21:00:24 GMT)

Quarantine exemption list fails to ease travel industry concerns
Travellers from England can visit 59 overseas destinations from July 10
(Fri, 03 Jul 2020 18:45:43 GMT)

Johnson warns of local lockdowns ‘for some time to come’
PM asks public to show restraint as English pubs prepare to reopen on Saturday
(Fri, 03 Jul 2020 18:38:56 GMT)

Portugal blasts ‘absurd’ England quarantine measures
Snub branded a ‘sad moment’ in relations between the two countries
(Fri, 03 Jul 2020 18:15:25 GMT)

The lessons for today from FDR’s New Deal
Roosevelt’s presidency during the Depression transformed America
(Fri, 03 Jul 2020 17:43:18 GMT)

UK to enter satellite race after winning bid for OneWeb
British government’s joint venture with Bharti will compete with Elon Musk’s Starlink
(Fri, 03 Jul 2020 17:06:15 GMT)

England’s pub landlords caught between fear and need to reopen
Publicans want to make up for lost time but many are wary about the loosening of restrictions
(Fri, 03 Jul 2020 16:34:42 GMT)

Leicester’s dark factories show up a diseased system
The bill for government inaction on the costs of online fast fashion has come due
(Fri, 03 Jul 2020 16:12:48 GMT)

UK dividends: shaky foundations
FTSE dividends, already at reduced levels, are at risk of further declines
(Fri, 03 Jul 2020 15:35:24 GMT)

Labour increases pressure for a UK wealth tax
Shadow chancellor Anneliese Dodds follows former civil service chief Gus O’Donnell in backing a levy
(Fri, 03 Jul 2020 14:36:05 GMT)

UK in talks to join EU coronavirus vaccine plan
London must decide soon whether to be part of multibillion-euro effort to secure supplies
(Fri, 03 Jul 2020 14:34:34 GMT)

The Boris Johnson plan is far from conservative
By citing FDR, the UK prime minister has signalled an activist government that makes Thatcherites nervous
(Fri, 03 Jul 2020 13:50:12 GMT)

I’m not going to the pub yet
Drinking at a social distance has its pluses but we have nothing to talk about
(Fri, 03 Jul 2020 12:06:50 GMT)

What happens when your GCSEs are cancelled
‘One thing I have learnt this year is that life can be a lot more unpredictable than I thought’
(Fri, 03 Jul 2020 10:01:00 GMT)

Have London’s new homes lost their lustre?
Coronavirus is cooling sales of luxury new-build properties in the UK capital
(Fri, 03 Jul 2020 09:33:08 GMT)

Soho House to roll out global expansion despite pandemic crisis
Private members’ group presses on with new openings and weighs move into long-term rentals
(Fri, 03 Jul 2020 04:01:00 GMT)

Three-quarters of UK manufacturers set to cut jobs this year
Make UK survey heaps further pressure on government as it prepares economic stimulus next week
(Thu, 02 Jul 2020 23:02:05 GMT)

Downing Street to cut back Whitehall communications unit
UK government plans White House-style televised daily press briefings in shake-up
(Thu, 02 Jul 2020 22:04:11 GMT)

Sunak damps hopes of big UK tax cuts
Summer statement next week likely to focus on job retention schemes over fiscal stimulus
(Thu, 02 Jul 2020 21:33:41 GMT)

Steelmaker Celsa strikes first UK bespoke rescue deal
Spanish group secures £30m state loan to support strategically important British operations
(Thu, 02 Jul 2020 18:31:14 GMT)

Wealth tax more likely than ever, former civil service head says
Levy on assets could help fix inequality highlighted by pandemic, says Gus O’Donnell
(Thu, 02 Jul 2020 17:57:36 GMT)

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