Reducing air pollution could give UK economy £1.6billion boost

Reducing air pollution could give UK economy £1.6billion boost

Reducing air pollution to levels recommended by the World Health Organisation (WHO) could boost the UK economy by £1.6billion and prevent 17,000 early deaths, a report claims. The research said cutting pollution to WHO guideline levels – which are stricter than UK legal limits –…

Government could give all adults £500 and children £250 to help economy

Government could give all adults £500 and children £250 to help economy

The Government is ‘considering’ plans drawn up by a think tank to give all adults £500 and children £250 in vouchers to help to spend our way out of the Covid crisis. According to reports in the Observer, the Resolution Foundation idea would see vouchers…

How to check if the Government will give you £800

How to check if the Government will give you £800

People across the UK are being advised that they could be eligible to apply for an £800 ‘advance’ from the Government. The money is designed to help low-income families who are struggling to meet payments or pay for essentials. The cash is available to people…

Drug dealer who hid £10m cannabis in rabbit hay forced to give up house

Drug dealer who hid £10m cannabis in rabbit hay forced to give up house

A drug dealer who hid more than £10 million of cannabis within packets of rabbit hay has been forced to give up his house to repay his illegal earnings. Mark Owens, 59, hid almost a tonne of cannabis beneath packets of rabbit hay which was…

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