Rishi Sunak comes under pressure not to hike fuel duty amid fears it could cost hauliers £2k each 

Don’t punish the truckers! Rishi Sunak comes under pressure from motoring groups not to hike fuel duty by 5p amid fears it could cost hauliers £2k each Cross-party report says fuel duty hike would threaten UK’s post-Covid recovery MPs’ report says rise would add up to £2,250 a year to average haulier’s fuel bill  Fuel … Read more

Rishi Sunak comes under pressure not to hike fuel duty amid fears it could cost hauliers £2k each 

Don’t punish the truckers! Rishi Sunak comes under pressure from motoring groups not to hike fuel duty by 5p amid fears it could cost hauliers £2k each Cross-party report says fuel duty hike would threaten UK’s post-Covid recovery MPs’ report says rise would add up to £2,250 a year to average haulier’s fuel bill  Fuel … Read more

New Mr Men coins: How much do they cost and will they be in your change?

More cartoon coins as the Royal Mint celebrates 50 years of Mr Men… but you won’t be Mr Happy if you’re hoping for one in your change The three-piece collection will feature Little Miss Sunshine and Mr Strong too  Six versions will be available from £13 all the way up to £2,375 for a 1oz … Read more

Human cost of EU’s spite: Trade war looms after Brussels’ ‘indefensible’ block on seafood

There’s a bitter north-easterly wind whipping the waves as Chris Ranger moors his ageing sailboat and steps off with a small net of oysters. ‘This time last year, I’d be selling 1,500 of these for Valentine’s Day,’ he says. ‘But Covid has closed the UK market and Brexit has ended EU exports. I’m down to a … Read more

Sainsbury’s takes on Aldi in price war: Cost of everyday items slashed

Sainsbury’s takes on Aldi in price war: Cost of 250 everyday items including meat, fruit and vegetables will be slashed to match German discounter By Tom Witherow For The Daily Mail Published: 21:51 GMT, 10 February 2021 | Updated: 21:51 GMT, 10 February 2021 The supermarket price war has erupted again as Sainsbury’s slashed the … Read more

Compulsory Covid-19 tests for travellers could add £1,000 to the cost of a holiday abroad 

Compulsory Covid-19 tests for travellers could add £1,000 to the cost of a holiday abroad People hoping to holiday abroad face paying hundreds for compulsory tests Hancock announced all travellers must take two extra tests before entering UK  The two-test package will be offered to travellers at a cost of £210 per person   By Daily … Read more

Compulsory Covid-19 tests for travellers could add £1,000 to the cost of a holiday abroad 

Compulsory Covid-19 tests for travellers could add £1,000 to the cost of a holiday abroad People hoping to holiday abroad face paying hundreds for compulsory tests Hancock announced all travellers must take two extra tests before entering UK  The two-test package will be offered to travellers at a cost of £210 per person   By Daily … Read more

‘All cheques and no balances’: Labour blasts Boris Johnson over £2billion cost of ‘crony contracts’

‘All cheques and no balances’: Labour blasts Boris Johnson over £2billion cost of ‘crony contracts’ handed to Tory friends and donors during the coronavirus pandemic Labour’s Rachel Reeves  attacked a lack of oversight over contracts handed out Accused Government of overseeing an ‘an unseemly gold rush’ of PPE contracts  Said: ‘This crisis has been an opportunity … Read more

Moving house? These ‘forgotten’ expenses could cost you £700 – we reveal how to avoid them

Moving home is often voted one of the most stressful things you can do – but this year there are two added pressures.  These are the rush to complete before the stamp duty holiday deadline, which expires on 31 March this year, and the complications caused by lockdown restrictions. Since the stamp duty holiday was … Read more

Moving house? These ‘forgotten’ expenses could cost you £700 – we reveal how to avoid them

Moving home is often voted one of the most stressful things you can do – but this year there are two added pressures.  These are the rush to complete before the stamp duty holiday deadline, which expires on 31 March this year, and the complications caused by lockdown restrictions. Since the stamp duty holiday was … Read more