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Corbyn pledges to raise minimum wage for under-18s

Speaking at a Labour party event in Birmingham today, Jeremy Corbyn pledged to extend Labour’s plans for a £10-an-hour minimum wage to under-18s.

School children today have less breaktime than two decades ago

School breaks have become shorter in the past two decades, as teachers try to pack more lessons during the day, according to a long-term study.

Bank of England says more interest rate increases due

Governor of the Bank of England Mark Carney says interest rate increases may become "more frequent" than anticipated if the Bank of England's models are accurate.

UK economic growth up in first quarter of 2019

The UK posted 0.5 per cent growth in the first quarter of 2019 the ONS confirmed today.

UK PLC revenues rise but gap to top companies grows

According to the Share Centre’s latest Profit Watch UK report, revenues for UK plc have grown for the tenth successive quarter, rising by 8 per cent. Despite this growth overall, this rise was not shared evenly across UK companies; profits from the UK’s largest companies grew by 11.2 per cent but those outside this group saw profits fall by 17.6 per cent.

Paul Blomfield MP: "Cry for help" from schools

Paul Blomfield, along with schools from his constituency, are campaigning against the government to rectify "8% cuts in real terms to school budgets" since 2010.

PMQs summary (8th May, 2019)

Today in PMQs, the initial debate between Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn was relatively brief and focused entirely on the NHS.

Review contributor randd uk wins at first British Accounting Marketing Awards

Review contributor randd uk were winners at Europe’s number one accountancy and finance expo last week.

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