28 Feb 2006Duty totals riseThe value of goods that you can bring into the country from outside the EU without having to pay duty may rise, thanks to a new proposal.
28 Feb 2006Child obesityToday's children risk dying younger than their parents if the government doesn't do more to tackle the problem of obesity in youngsters, a new report warns.
27 Feb 20064x4 drivers tax warningMotorists drive gas-guzzling 4x4 cars may be hit with higher taxes because of the environmental damage caused by the cars' high emissions.
27 Feb 2006Consumers mistrust over pensionsOnly one in nine people would trust the financial services industry to look after their pension pot, according to new research from Which?.
27 Feb 2006Pure launches Evoke-3Pure's Evoke-3, which costs about GBP 200, allows listeners to pause and rewind live DAB digital radio for up to 30 minutes and record multiple tracks or complete radio programmes to a memory card.
23 Feb 2006Waiting list for radiotherapyMore than half of cancer patients needing radiotherapy to treat the disease are waiting longer than the recommended four weeks to get it.
23 Feb 2006Delayed flightsMore than 10 per cent of holiday charter flights using UK airports were at least an hour late last summer, according to figures published today.
23 Feb 2006Radiotherapy waiting timesMore than half of cancer patients needing radiotherapy to treat the disease are waiting longer than the recommended four weeks to get it.
23 Feb 2006Charter flight problemsMore than 10 per cent of holiday charter flights using UK airports were at least an hour late last summer, according to figures published today.
22 Feb 2006ASA raps Asda over price comparisonAn advert which claimed a basket of shopping from Asda was GBP 10 cheaper than a similar basket from Morrisons was misleading, the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) said today.
22 Feb 2006Water bills: big rise in AprilWater bills across England and Wales are to rise by 5.5 per cent - three times the rate of inflation - from April this year.