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Sir Philip Green faces more pension questions from Frank Field

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 03:50Mon, 02/19/2018 - 08:25
Frank Field, chairman of the Work and Pensions Committee, said the move follows reports Sir Philip was in talks to sell all or part of his business.
Frank Field, chairman of the Work and Pensions Committee, says the move follows reports Sir Philip is in talks to sell all or part of his business.
However his flagship brand, Topshop, has struggled against competition from the rise of online rivals such as Boohoo.com and Asos.
However, his flagship brand, Topshop, has struggled against competition from the rise of online rivals such as Boohoo and Asos.
According to latest figures profits at Taveta, Arcadia's holding company, fell 79% in 2016.
According to latest figures, profits at Taveta, Arcadia's holding company, fell 79% in 2016.
The failed high street chain was left with a huge pension deficit, although Sir Philip later agreed a £363m cash settlement with the Pensions Regulator to plug the gap.
The failed High Street chain was left with a huge pension deficit, although Sir Philip later agreed a £363m cash settlement with the Pensions Regulator to plug the gap.

New 50p Beatrix Potter coins released by the Royal Mint

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 05:55Mon, 02/19/2018 - 07:45
The Daily Telegraph reports that the movement did not go completely unnoticed by the royal guests, as the Duke of Cambridge - Bafta's president - wrote in the ceremony's programme that a "safe, professional working environment" was "vital to ensure film remains exciting and accessible for all".
The Daily Telegraph reports that the movement did not go completely unnoticed by the royal guests, Bafta power-dressing and 'hidden' caloriesas the Duke of Cambridge - Bafta's president - wrote in the ceremony's programme that a "safe, professional working environment" was "vital to ensure film remains exciting and accessible for all".

In Florida aftermath, US students say 'Never Again'

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 22:25Mon, 02/19/2018 - 06:50
Their calls for gun control are not different to those in the aftermath of other tragedies - but the maturity and voracity of the students publically voicing their demands has led many on social media to say this time feels different.
Their calls for gun control are not different to those in the aftermath of other tragedies - but the maturity and voracity of the students publicly voicing their demands has led many on social media to say this time feels different.