Historians and biographers say they are not happy with how Jane Austen is being depicted on the forthcoming £10 note. The iconic author will feature on the upcoming polymer note, as confirmed by Bank.. Plymouth Herald
Unemployment in the UK dropped to its lowest level in nearly 42 years between January and March but at the same time workers saw their real earnings fall for the first time in two and a half years. The.. Source: Euronews English -
The forthcoming polymer £10 banknote has raised public outrage after biographers claimed Jane Austen's portrait was re-touched to feature on it.Although there was a positive reaction when the Bank of.. The Cornishman Also reported by •West Briton •Cornish Guardian
The new £10 note featuring Jane Austen is set to come into circulation this year, but Jane Austen aficionados have said the design makes the author look airbrushed.
The Bank of England chose a.. City A.M.
The Bank of England governor was spotted at the White House yesterday.
But before speculation could go into overdrive about any possible moves to a new central bank, the Bank of England said Mark.. City A.M.
The pound suffered a mini “flash crash” against the dollar in evening trading last night, leaving traders scratching their heads for the third time since October as to what was driving the sharp.. City A.M.
The headlines of May 1997 were all about a landslide Election victory and central bank independence. Fast forward 20 years, and May 2017 doesn’t look too dissimilar; a General Election next month,.. City A.M.
British exporters reported a boom in sales at the start of this year as an index tracking non-EU exports reached the second highest level on record.
The balance of manufacturers reporting improved.. City A.M.
British businesses are becoming more willing to invest despite slowing consumer spending, according to a survey by the Bank of England.
The report from the Bank’s agents around the country showed.. City A.M.
The level of people in employment in the UK reached a new record high in the first quarter of the year as unemployment reached its lowest since 1975.
Unemployment in the UK fell to 4.6 per cent in.. City A.M.
Q: As inflation reaches 2.7 per cent: Should the Bank of England raise the base interest rate this year?
*YES – Andrew Sentance, senior economic adviser to PwC, and a former member of the Bank of.. City A.M.
Inflation rose sharply in April as price rises continued to drag on the British consumer at the highest rate since September 2013.
The consumer price index, the measure used by the Bank of England,.. City A.M.
Labour voters can stop worrying about their party’s impending electoral wipeout – Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour may be doomed, but Ed Miliband seems to have taken over the Tories, at least when it comes.. City A.M.
Mixed results month-to-month culminated in a rise in consumer car finance; anti-diesel rhetoric could have ramifications, though
Consumer car finance deals, including PCP, rose in the first quarter.. Autocar
The Co-operative Bank could announce a rescue plan within days, allowing it to meet demands from the Bank of England that it raises £750 million in new capital. MailOnline Also reported by •thisismoney.co.uk