Three sisters sentenced over £50k shops, spas and restaurants receipts fraud

Three sisters sentenced over £50k shops, spas and restaurants receipts fraud

Three sisters defrauded small businesses out of more than £50,000 by stealing till receipts with card details on, a court has heard. Lyndsey Burdon, 36, and her sisters Emmiline, 29, and Sarah, 40, from Manchester, were sentenced at Chester Crown Court on Tuesday after admitting conspiracy to commit fraud by…

Govt scientist tells people not to spend more than 15 minutes in shops

Govt scientist tells people not to spend more than 15 minutes in shops

A government scientist has warned Christmas buyers not to spend more than 15 minutes in one store to reduce the risk of coronavirus. According to the MirrorSAGE professor Lucy Yardley also warned that spending Christmas with elderly parents is “very risky.” The warning comes after busy scenes in Cardiff, when…

Shops could face Christmas crisp crisis due to strike action

Shops could face Christmas crisp crisis due to strike action

Supermarkets could face a Christmas crisis as a result of possible strikes, a union warns. Unite the Union has predicted that a wage dispute between truck drivers and management at transportation company Eddie Stobart is likely to result in union action. But it could affect the distribution of chips to…

All shops to reopen after December 2 - what Boris will announce today

All shops to reopen after December 2 – what Boris will announce today

All stores in England are expected to reopen after December 2, along with gyms, under new coronavirus rules announced today by Boris Johnson. England is expected to revert to a three-tiered system of restrictions with tougher restrictions imposed on areas with higher contamination rates. But under the old tier system,…