T Levels to be put to the test in 2020 in attempt to narrow academic-vocation divide
A new post-GCSE qualification is intended to have equal status to A levels and according to the education secretary, Damian Hinds, would equip students with the skills required “for the jobs of tomorrow”.Read more
RBS chief warns of Brexit impact on UK economyRBS chief Ross McEwan has warned politicians about the potential impact of Brexit on the UK economy despite the bank posting profits of £1.62 billion, more than double the results of the year prior.
May to revisit negotiations despite defeatThe Prime Minister Theresa May will continue in her attempts to renegotiate the backstop arrangement despite suffering a further setback in parliament last night.
Land of Beds and E5 Bakehouse reflect on the retail sector after Patisserie Valerie announce MBOIt was announced yesterday morning that Patisserie Valerie were to be rescued from administration by Irish investment firm Causeway Capital in a deal worth £13 million – a shadow of the chain's former net worth. In response, upcoming Parliamentary Review representatives Land of Beds and e5 Bakehouse discuss the future of British retail.
Government pledge extra funding for renewable energy as Drax begin carbon capture projectGovernment funding for the development of carbon capture technologies has been increased following the success of a programme designed to encourage innovation. This follows news that the Drax power station, near Selby in North Yorkshire, has become the first site in Europe to capture carbon dioxide from wood-burning.
Lord Edmiston of the IM Group and Rick Bestwick discuss Brexit uncertainty as May denies "deal or delay" Brexit position