Defence giant Babcock axes 1,000 jobs in drastic overhaul

Defence giant Babcock axes 1,000 jobs in drastic overhaul after racking up a loss of more than £1bn By Francesca Washtell For The Daily Mail Published: 22:43 BST, 13 April 2021 | Updated: 22:43 BST, 13 April 2021 Defence giant Babcock International is slashing 1,000 jobs and writing off £1.7billion from the value of the … Read more

Britain’s jobs market begins to bounce back amid lockdown easing

Recruiters today reported the strongest month-on-month increase in hiring for permanent jobs for six years amid an employment boom prompted by the easing of lockdown.   The survey, which asked around 400 companies whether they have taken on more staff over the month compared to the one before, also found hiring for temporary positions had expanded … Read more

Fears for British steel jobs as Gupta’s Australian business crumbles 

Fears for thousands of British steel jobs as Sanjeev Gupta’s Australian business crumbles By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 21:50 BST, 7 April 2021 | Updated: 21:50 BST, 7 April 2021 Fresh fears have been raised about UK steel jobs after Sanjeev Gupta’s empire was thrown deeper into crisis.  Two of the tycoon’s … Read more

2,000 jobs lost in rescue of High Street fashion chain Peacocks

Peacocks deal sees 2,000 jobs lost: Fashion chain to return to High Street after rescue by old management team By Tom Witherow For The Daily Mail Published: 22:18 BST, 6 April 2021 | Updated: 22:57 BST, 6 April 2021 Fashion chain Peacocks will return to the High Street with 2,000 fewer staff after it was … Read more

Peacocks fashion chain bought out of administration: 200 stores and 2,000 jobs SAVED

2020 Bonmarché, the value-oriented clothing retailer, went into administration for the second time in a year on December 2, 2020. There are 226 stores and more than 1200 employees. It is owned as a separate business by Philip Day, whose EWM is also in crisis (see below). Philip Day put this company into administration a … Read more

Peacocks is back: 200 stores and 2,000 jobs SAVED as senior executive rescues collapsed chain

Peacocks is back: 200 stores and 2,000 jobs SAVED as senior executive rescues collapsed British fashion chain from administration after securing backing from international investors By Danyal Hussain For Mailonline Published: 07:35 BST, 6 April 2021 | Updated: 07:36 BST, 6 April 2021 Collapsed fashion chain Peacocks has been bought out of administration by a … Read more

Female CEO of £100m business launches 12-week course to get more women into tech jobs

Few companies make promises to get people employed after they sign up to their courses, particularly during a pandemic.  But that’s exactly what Amy Golding, chief executive of Opus Talent Solutions and founder of _nology says she’ll do. The straight-talking businesswoman, who became CEO of tech recruitment company Opus Talent Solutions at just 31, says she’s … Read more

Wetherspoon to create 2,000 jobs investing in new and existing pubs

Wetherspoon to invest £145m in new and existing pubs creating 2,000 jobs – but only if lockdown is lifted as planned By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 22:14 BST, 30 March 2021 | Updated: 22:14 BST, 30 March 2021 Pub chain Wetherspoon is set to open 18 new outlets across Britain as part … Read more

Family let homeless couple live in their garden SHED after they lost their jobs during the pandemic 

A family are housing a homeless couple in their garden shed after the pair struggled to find employment during the coronavirus pandemic. Macaulay Johnson and his partner Shannon Cullen, both 21, were booted out of their Nottinghamshire home when they could no longer pay the rent. Mr Johnson, who is autistic and was a factory … Read more

Kate Garraway looks flustered as she races between jobs on the back of a motorcycle

Kate Garraway looks flustered as she races between jobs on the back of a motorcycle… after 4.5 million tune in to watch documentary Finding Derek By Jason Chester for MailOnline Published: 10:05 BST, 29 March 2021 | Updated: 10:05 BST, 29 March 2021 Kate Garraway looked flustered on Monday as she prepared for her latest … Read more