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Hundreds of thousands sign petition over Uber London licence loss

2 hours 54 min ago
An online petition already has 400,000 names after it was announced Uber would lose its London licence.

UK's credit rating downgraded by Moody's

8 hours 52 min ago
Ratings agency cites concerns about the UK's public finances and economic uncertainty around Brexit.

Rounding up

9 hours 49 min ago
The round £1 coin will no longer be legal tender from 16 October when shops can refuse to accept them.

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg drops controversial stock plan

9 hours 51 min ago
The Facebook chief executive says he still plans to sell up to $12bn (£9bn) of stock to fund philanthropy.

Two million couples missing out on tax break, says HMRC

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 23:37
Married couples - or those in civil partnerships - can claim a tax allowance worth £230 a year.

UK chip designer Imagination bought by Chinese firm

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 23:30
UK tech firm Imagination, which has designed chips for iPhones, is being bought for £550m.

Brexit: Firms call for action after May's Florence speech

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 19:28
After Theresa May's Brexit speech, business groups say it is now time for progress on trade and transition.

Theresa May urges EU to retain trade terms for two years after Brexit

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 17:42
UK prime minister says transition period needed before new "partnership" with EU, in Brexit speech.

Solar panel imports 'harm US producers'

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 17:19
President Trump will make a decision on help for US solar manufacturers after a trade panel ruling.

What if the animals we eat run out of food?

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 16:26
The man who's turning food waste into maggot-based animal feed.

Vauxhall: Luton distribution centre marks 50th year

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 15:09
Vauxhall's main distribution centre in Luton was one of the largest facilities in the country when it opened in 1967.

Big kids

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 13:15
High street brands are currently enamoured with unicorns, mermaids, My Little Pony and Polly Pocket.

Uber loses its licence to operate in London

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 12:46
Ride-hailing app Uber "not fit and proper" to operate in London, transport regulator says.

Gambia's all-female oyster catchers

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 12:04
The BBC meets the women in Gambia who are harvesting oysters for food and for water purification.

Could maggots save global food supplies?

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 12:03
Could maggots boost global food output? One South African firm is using them to boost limited stocks of fishmeal.

Smart farming's 'eye in the sky'

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 11:55
Farmers in South Africa are using drones to help them increase crop yields.

Visitor numbers to UK hit record in July

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 11:46
The number of overseas visitors to the UK topped four million in July for the first time.

Eurozone sees 'burst of activity' in September

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 10:20
The eurozone economy ended the third quarter of the year on a strong note, a survey indicates.

Slough named as the 'best place' to work and live

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 10:13
The town immortalised by 'The Office' is a "prime spot" for jobs and a good quality of life.

FTSE 100 lower as Smiths Group falls

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 09:10
Smiths Group shares drop 4% despite the engineering group reporting a rise in annual profits.

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