Retail and manufacturing show signs of improvement says Bank of England
Retail sales and manufacturing output both edged up in the last three months, despite recruitment difficulties being elevated and ongoing concern over political instability, the Bank of England has said.
Northern boss says sorry to passengers and blames short-notice over rail chaos
The boss of Northern Rail has issued an apology to passengers, admitting services in the past few weeks have not been good enough and blamed the chaos on the North of England’s railways on the short notice the firm was given to implement new timetables.
Leeds “a beacon city for compassion” - charity boss says
“Let’s make a plan and work together. There will be plenty in it for you. This is not a one-way street. There is a huge amount you get back and a huge amount of staff engagement and a huge amount that goes on to you credit rating in terms of what you are doing, but also meaning in terms of your community values.”