Brexit: UK growth tipped to slow as firms run down stockpiles

Business group downgrades GDP rises and warns dwindling investment will hurt long-term economyEconomic growth in Britain is expected to slow to the lowest levels since the financial crisis as firms run down Brexit stockpiles, according to a leading bus…

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More than 5m people in Britain suffer low-paid, insecure work

Living Wage Foundation research shows families struggling to make ends meetMore than 5 million workers across Britain are in low-paid and insecure work, leaving families struggling to make ends meet, according to a campaign calling for more firms to of…

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Boris Johnson promises tax cut for 3m higher earners

Former foreign secretary says he will raise the 40p threshold from £50,000 to £80,000 if he becomes prime ministerBoris Johnson has promised to cut taxes for around 3 million higher earners by raising the 40p threshold from £50,000 to £80,000 if he bec…

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