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Average price of newly marketed home rises above £300,000 again

Rightmove reports busiest ever month and optimistic pricing but property is taking longer to sell The average price of a UK property coming on to the market has risen by more than...

Philip Green considers selling Arcadia to Chinese textiles giant

Shandong Ruyi looks over books of retail group, thought likely to fetch half its £1bn valuation Sir Philip Green is thought to be considering the sale of his Topshop-to-Burton empire Arcadia as...

Will Young: ‘Our podcast is a queer Woman’s Hour’

Will Young hasn’t been to a sexual health clinic before so our hosts at Manchester’s LGBT Foundation, a community charity near the city’s gay village, are keen to impress upon him...

Max Mosley threatens to sue papers over orgy story under data laws

Former Formula One boss says references to ‘private party’ breach Data Protection Act Max Mosley is threatening to sue Britain’s three largest newspaper groups, claiming they are in breach of the Data...

The old £10 note: £2bn worth must be spent in a few days

There is still £2.2bn worth of the old-style paper £10 notes in circulation – but you have just 12 days left to spend them before they lose their status as legal...

US joins UK in blaming Russia for NotPetya cyber-attack

White House labels Kremlin ‘reckless’, while UK says it ‘undermined democracy’ The US and UK governments have publicly blamed Russia for a crippling cyber-attack last year that targeted Ukraine and spread around...

Markets shrug off US inflation worries to make fresh gains

Last week’s steep drop in equity prices is fading memory despite predictions of US interest rate hikes New evidence of mounting US inflation has failed to derail the recovery from last week’s...

Steelworkers let down by FCA and Pensions Regulator – MPs

‘Major mis-selling scandal’ under way as financial advisers ‘bamboozle’ ex-British Steel staff Former British Steel workers have been “shamelessly bamboozled” by financial advisers into transferring their pensions and badly let down by...

Apple HomePod review: Siri lets down best sounding smart speaker

It’s the wifi speaker to beat in terms of audio but being locked in to Apple services is frustrating and its voice assistant is lacking After much anticipation, and speculation that Apple...

Dover could suffer ’20-mile permanent traffic jam’ after Brexit

Maritime UK says logistics chain would be disrupted if transition deal is not agreed urgently Dover will face permanent traffic jams stretching 20 miles out from the port from March 2019 unless...