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Travel warning after parts of UK hit by heavy snow – Sky News

Sky News Travel warning after parts of UK hit by heavy snowSky NewsTravel warning after parts of UK hit by heavy snow. The Met Office warnings continue into Wednesday morning when many in Scotland and Northern Ireland will wake to thick snow. 03:55, UK, Wednesday 17 January 2018. The snow-covered Ochil Hills behind …Storm Fionn […]

Bayeux Tapestry to be displayed in UK for the first time – BBC News

BBC News Bayeux Tapestry to be displayed in UK for the first timeBBC NewsThe Bayeux Tapestry is set to be displayed in the UK after France agreed it could leave its shores for the first time in 950 years, the BBC understands. French President Emmanuel Macron is expected to announce the loan during his visit […]

UK university could access European funds post-Brexit – BBC News

BBC News UK university could access European funds post-BrexitBBC NewsA leading UK university has launched a close partnership with a top French research agency, in a relationship that could continue to provide UK academics with access to European research funding after Brexit. Imperial College London, one of the world's …and more » Source: UK

Uber will require UK drivers to take long breaks after 10-hour shifts – The Verge

The Verge Uber will require UK drivers to take long breaks after 10-hour shiftsThe VergeA new Uber policy will mandate that drivers in the UK take at least a six-hour break after working a continuous shift of 10 hours, according to Reuters and Bloomberg. The limit on the amount of time that drivers can spend […]

Changeable weather forecast across UK – but cold will be constant – The Guardian

The Guardian Changeable weather forecast across UK – but cold will be constantThe GuardianForecasters have predicted “any kind of weather you want apart from heat” and issued warnings across large parts of the UK. A yellow warning for snow and ice has been in place across much of Scotland and Northern Ireland since Monday, however […]

Quarter of UK's poorest households are getting deeper in debt, IFS warns – The Guardian

The Guardian Quarter of UK's poorest households are getting deeper in debt, IFS warnsThe GuardianOne in four of Britain's poorest households are falling behind with debt payments or spending more than a quarter of their monthly income on repayments, according to a study. The latest evidence of mounting debt problems for some of the most […]

Brexit: EU demands veto over UK trade deals with other countries for two years after Britain leaves – The Independent

The Independent Brexit: EU demands veto over UK trade deals with other countries for two years after Britain leavesThe IndependentBrussels will demand a veto over any trade deals signed by Britain during the Brexit transition period, in a new blow for Theresa May's plan to make the UK a “great, global trading nation” after it […]

Brexit is hampering UK productivity, says Bank policymaker … – The Guardian

The Guardian Brexit is hampering UK productivity, says Bank policymaker …The GuardianSilvana Tenreyro, a member of the bank's monetary policy committee, said firms will delay investment due to uncertainty.and more » Source: UK

Fund managers seek Treasury tax accord on repatriated UK cash – Financial Times

Financial Times Fund managers seek Treasury tax accord on repatriated UK cashFinancial TimesFund managers are lobbying the UK for favourable tax treatment if they relocate billions of pounds of cash from European countries after Brexit. The Treasury and a group of asset managers have discussed the repatriation of cash belonging to British … Source: UK

Ireland to UK companies: We can help with your Brexit problems – CNBC

CNBC Ireland to UK companies: We can help with your Brexit problemsCNBCIreland says it can help U.K. companies that are concerned about losing the right to sell products into the European Union after Brexit comes into effect. "We're saying to people, if there are difficulties, Ireland can be part of the solution for …and more » […]