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Teachers claim A-level and GCSE students cannot read analogue clock faces

Secondary schools are reportedly having to ditch traditional clocks for digital ones because pupils cannot tell the time.

FTSE 100 drugmaker Shire recommends £46bn takeover by Takeda

The board of Shire says it will recommend a revised £46bn offer for the FTSE 100 company by Takeda.

Whitbread bows to investor demand for Costa split within two years

Whitbread is to spin-off its Costa coffee empire from its hotel and other interests following pressure from shareholders.

TSB digital platforms back but gremlins remain after IT disaster

TSB's internet banking is operating at about 50% capacity despite the bank's boss saying earlier that the service was "up and running".

Roma fans held for attempted murder after Champions League game

Roma fans held for attempted murder after Champions League game

Two men from Rome have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following a fight in the run-up to Tuesday's Champions League semi-final.

UK ticket holder claims entire £121.3m Euromillions jackpot

UK ticket holder claims entire £121.3m Euromillions jackpot

A claim has been made for the £121.3m EuroMillions jackpot which was won by a UK ticket holder in Tuesday's draw, Camelot says.

Grenfell: Official fire tests for combustible cladding found "utterly inadequate"

Grenfell: Official fire tests for combustible cladding found "utterly inadequate"

Building insurers have condemned what they call the "utter inadequacy" of government-backed tests used to certify cladding systems containing combustible plastics.

Conservatives face struggle in looming local elections

Conservatives face struggle in looming local elections

Wandsworth in south London has been a citadel of Conservative civic leadership for four decades.

Corbyn anti-Semitism promises 'fell short', Jewish leaders say

Corbyn anti-Semitism promises 'fell short', Jewish leaders say

Jewish leaders have said Jeremy Corbyn's proposals to wipe out anti-Semitism in Labour "fell short of the minimum level of action".

Liverpool beat Roma 5-2 in Champions League semi-final first leg

Liverpool beat Roma 5-2 in Champions League semi-final first leg

Liverpool have taken a firm grip on their UEFA Champions League semi-final after beating Roma 5-2 in the first leg at Anfield.

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