Ed Balls joins Strictly and QUENTIN LETTS discovers the cha-cha challenges ahead
With former Shadow Chancellor Ed Balls about to take part in Strictly Come Dancing, I wanted a taste of what Labour’s former Shadow Chancellor has...
RBS becomes the first bank to set negative interest rates
In a watershed moment, the Royal Bank of Scotland has written to certain institutions – including fund managers – to inform them that it will apply...
Call for teaching apprenticeship scheme for 18-year-olds
The Teaching Schools Council wants the first teaching apprenticeship scheme for 18-year-olds, which would see them go straight into the classroom.
Cameron’s crony woos pop star Cheryl with a £500,000 charity gift
His peerage was blocked but Spencer is enjoying a blossoming friendship with Geordie pop star Cheryl Fernandez-Versini after his brokerage donated...
Government borrowing fell during and after Brexit campaign
Borrowing was £3billion lower from April to July than in the same period last year, despite former Chancellor George Osborne claimed Brexit would...
Rio Paralympics are in crisis as Brazil runs out of cash
The International Paralympic Committee says Rio’s organising committee has not raised enough money to fund the event because of the devastating...
Theresa May orders a victory celebration for Britain's Olympic heroes
The Prime Minister broke off from her holiday in Switzerland to ensure the public would get the chance to celebrate Team GB’s stunning achievements...
Junk food firms had 40 meetings with ministers before tougher laws were scrapped!
Critics are furious ministers scrapped plans to ban TV adverts for unhealthy food and abandoned a proposal to get rid of cartoon characters on...
Abortions are halted at Marie Stopes after safety check prompted by an investigation
Care Quality Commission officials raised fears about vulnerable women not being properly safeguarded, problems with training and competence and the...
Laura Trott is picked up by fiance Jason Kenny after their record breaking Olympic success
Kenny even helped put his fiancee's giant 'Great Britain' bags in the car at Manchester Airport before they returned to their Cheshire home after...
Map shows soaring property prices of Central and Victoria lines as they open Night Tube
The average house price across both the Central and Victoria night tube lines is £883,690, around £300,000 more than the London average, but Marble...
Rip Off Britain's Gloria Hunniford scammed of £120k by 'lookalike'
A plump elderly woman went to the Santander branch in Croydon North End claiming to be the 76-year-old Loose Women star. She had the stars bank...