Copies of Prince Philip portrait will be auctioned for the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award scheme

Copies of portrait that ‘pleased’ Prince Philip will be auctioned for the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award scheme on what would have been his 100th birthday The original image painted by Gail Graham earned Prince Philip’s approval One hundred prints of the oil painting will go under the hammer on June 10  Funds raised at the … Read more

Senior treasury officials ‘offered to change rules of Covid support scheme for Greensill Capital’

Senior treasury officials offered to try to redesign a coronavirus business support scheme to help David Cameron, it has emerged. It comes as the former Prime Minister has been embroiled in controversy over texts asking Chancellor Rishi Sunak to support his employer Greensill Capital. Top officials went on to try to find a way for … Read more

Octopus launches new electric car ‘salary sacrifice’ scheme

Octopus Electric Vehicles has revealed a new 100 per cent electric car leasing service for businesses looking to become more environmentally friendly. The scheme, called Electric Dreams, uses a system known as ‘salary sacrifice’ which allows staff to pay for a new electric vehicle out of their gross salary, potentially saving them thousands of pounds … Read more

Actor Zach Avery arrested in connection with $227 million Ponzi scheme in Hollywood

Actor Zach Avery arrested in connection with $227 million Ponzi scheme in Hollywood Actor, 34, is accused of promoting fake licensing deals with investors He ran a distribution company called 1inMM Capital LLC that collected the funds from investors in the alleged box office bunko, the FBI said He was arrested Tuesday at his luxe … Read more

Coffee lovers will be able to recycle their used machine pods in scheme launching later this month 

Coffee lovers will be able to recycle their used machine pods through kerbside collections and at local shops in scheme launching later this month Podback will see Britons able to recycle their coffee pods for the very first time Materials in coffee pods previously presented challenges when recycling them New scheme has backing from Nespresso, … Read more

Rishi Sunak launches new loan scheme with £10m business grants to kickstart economy after lockdown 

Rishi Sunak launches new loan scheme with £10m business grants to kickstart economy after lockdown Firms will access loans of between £25,000 and £10million to get back on track  Recovery Loan replaces a string of earlier ones including the Bounce Back loans  Ministers were under pressure to reform the Bounce Back scheme after review By … Read more

Rishi Sunak launches new loan scheme with £10m business grants to kickstart economy after lockdown 

Rishi Sunak launches new loan scheme with £10m business grants to kickstart economy after lockdown Firms will access loans of between £25,000 and £10million to get back on track  Recovery Loan replaces a string of earlier ones including the Bounce Back loans  Ministers were under pressure to reform the Bounce Back scheme after review By … Read more

RHOSLC star Jen Shah breaks her silence after pleading not guilty to telemarketing scheme

RHOSLC star Jen Shah breaks her silence and thanks her ‘true friends’ after arrest and pleading not guilty to nationwide telemarketing scheme She was arrested last week with her assistant for their alleged involvement in a nationwide telemarketing scheme The budding reality television personality took to Instagram on Saturday afternoon where she praised a few … Read more

Cruises will be back on from next MONTH as Royal Caribbean launches vaccine passport scheme

Cruises will be back on from next month as Royal Caribbean launches its own vaccine passport scheme – but they’ll be swapping the Bahamas for Belfast with UK destinations only.  The company, which usually sails to the far-flung tropics, will instead travel to locations including Liverpool, Belfast and the Orkney Islands, with everyone on board … Read more