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Living outside Scottish cities ‘saves money’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Accepting a daily commute can make financial sense, according to the research Workers in Scotland’s major cities can save money by commuting from nearby towns, according to analysis by…

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Children clean classrooms to save a Devon school money

Image caption Sammy A school has bought 10 vacuum cleaners and put pupils on cleaning duty in a bid to save money. Hilary Priest, head teacher of The Grove School in Totnes, Devon, says the…


London Stadium should make money – Brady

London Stadium is set to lose £140m over the next 10 years West Ham vice-chairwoman Karren Brady says London Stadium should be making money – not incurring huge losses. Brady disputes figures from stadium owners…


Train staff took money from Suffolk student’s lost purse

Image copyright Lily May Foppa Image caption Greater Anglia staff took 10% of the cash that was in Florence Lewis’ purse as a “storage fee” after she left it on a train A rail company…


Do schools have more money than ever?

Image copyright Getty Images Serious concerns have been raised over the Department for Education misrepresenting statistics to make England’s schools’ performance and funding appear better than they are. The schools minister Nick Gibb claimed that…


Kris Boyd: ‘Cheerleader’ pundits ‘take money for nothing’

Celtic should be scoring two or three every week – Boyd Kris Boyd refuses to “be a cheerleader for Rangers” and believes some pundits “are taking money for nothing” rather than “saying it the way…


High street crisis: Charting how we spend our money

Image copyright Getty Images Retailers large and small have been facing tough times in Britain. Store chains like House of Fraser, Marks & Spencer and New Look have been forced to shut up some of…


Birmingham pupils sent home early to save school money

Image caption Neil Porter says the decision has been ‘the most challenging thing I’ve had to do as a head teacher’ A head teacher has cut the number of hours children spend at school in…


Student finance: ‘I’ve never been good at managing money’

A week into the new term, have Welsh students cracked the new system of financial support yet? Help with course fees has been scrapped in favour of a living costs grant and more help for…


Pakistan couple arrest exposes money laundering failing

Image copyright PA Image caption Sajid Javid signed an agreement with the Pakistani authorities A married couple from Pakistan amassed UK property worth millions of pounds despite being part of an investigation into corruption, the…


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