What is Black Friday? US frenzy inspires UK

 shoppers

Briefing Fri 21 Nov, AT 15:33

British shoppers expected to spend £1m every three minutes as they embrace the American tradition

Eton College students

Private school students 'get better degrees with poorer grades'

One-Minute Read Fri 21 Nov, AT 12:29

Good exam results not necessarily enough to get into leading universities, new research shows

'poo bus'

Toodle-loo: all aboard the UK's first 'poo bus'

One-Minute Read Thu 20 Nov, AT 15:41

Inventors say the bus powered by human waste will improve air quality and prove the value of poo

A person holds one pound coins

Best and worst paid jobs: how does your hourly rate compare?

One-Minute Read Thu 20 Nov, AT 15:30

Pilots and brokers among the highest earners, while bar staff and theme park attendants at the bottom

Volunteers begin removing the Tower of London poppies

Tower of London poppies targeted by thieves, says artist

One-Minute Read Thu 20 Nov, AT 09:56

Paul Cummins reveals that thieves tried to break into lorries transporting the ceramic poppies

Shale gas drilling site, UK

Fracking: Ineos to invest £640m in UK shale gas exploration

One-Minute Read Thu 20 Nov, AT 08:48

Move seen as a 'significant vote of confidence' in new sector but likely to anger anti-fracking activists

Hotel fines guests £100 for leaving bad TripAdvisor review

One-Minute Read Wed 19 Nov, AT 11:39

Broadway Hotel in Blackpool outlines policy of charging for bad reviews in its terms and conditions

England fans during  during the International Friendly between Scotland and England

Anti-IRA chant leaves future of England fans' band in doubt

One-Minute Read Wed 19 Nov, AT 11:20

FA 'humiliated' by accompaniment to offensive chant and orders band to stop

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