The top 10 towns and cities where renting beats buying and where buying beats renting has been revealed in research out today.Read the full story ›
Leicester-based energy firm Mark Group Ltd has gone into administration with the loss of 939 jobs.Read the full story ›
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Here's everything you need to know about the new Government scheme which charges shoppers at major supermarkets and shops for plastic bags.Read the full story ›
A pub near Peterborough was forced to stop trading and close last night over concerns about anti-social behaviour and disorder.
The Railway Inn on Station Road in Whittlesey was given a closure notice by police.
A dispersal order was also issued to prevent people gathering outside of the pub. Officers warned that anyone breaching the orders would be arrested.
The company, based in Gaydon in Warwickshire, is understood to be considering axing a small proportion of its workforce of 2,100.Read the full story ›
Nottingham has secured Purple Flag status for a sixth consecutive year, for its management of the evening and night-time economy in the city centre.
Purple Flag is a national scheme with the accreditation process being similar to the Green Flag Award for parks and Blue Flag for beaches.
A full-size two bedroom house built in just five hours is set for its first showcase in Nottingham.Read the full story ›
A newsagent has been granted permission to sell alcohol in Bournville, close to an estate with a 120-year-old booze ban.Read the full story ›
Unions say they are dismayed by JCB's plans to cut 400 jobs in manufacturing.
The company, who have a plant in Rocester on the Staffordshire/Derbyshire border, says the move is still in the consultation stage and is a reaction to the decline in world markets.
The GMB union say it's causing a huge wave of uncertainty that could lead to further job losses.