Private schools add £16.5bn to the economy and £5.1billion in tax contributions, analysis shows

Private schools add £16.5bn to the economy and £5.1billion in tax contributions, analysis shows Economic footprint estimated as same size of Belfast based on annual tax Labour wants to scrap schools’ charitable status, leading to fears of closures Move could put up to 200 sites at risk of going out of business if families leave By Eleanor … Read more

Single parent slated for feeding her child ‘rubbish’ after posting £2.23 ‘fakeaway’ meal online

Would YOU make your child a ‘fakeaway’?Single mother sparks debate online after sharing snap of the £2.23 meal she created for her daughter Leigh Rubidge posted the money saving meal to social media as a ‘success’ The mother-of-one was met with criticism, calling the meal ‘rubbish’  The pizza and garlic bread cost £2.33 a fraction … Read more

Would YOU buy your child’s school uniform from Aldi or Poundland?

Buying cheap unbranded uniform might be a solution for some parents who are struggling with the cost of living crisis, but others claim it would lead to their children being bullied for their affordable clothes. Consumer expert Alice Beer discussed the issue of pricey school uniforms on This Morning today, where she talked viewers through … Read more

Asda shopper smacks woman round the head with a pizza in battle to grab reduced-price meals [VIDEO]

Food fight! Moment an Asda shopper smacks woman round the head with a pizza in battle to grab reduced-price meals Asda shoppers pushed and shoved as they fought over reduced-price meals  The frenzy was captured in a TikTok by American influencer Nick Alexander  At one point a shopper tips a box of chicken on another’s … Read more

Eleven UK retailers including Boots recall batches of cold and flu capsules

Eleven UK retailers including Wilko, Waitrose, Aldi, Asda and Boots recall batches of cold and flu capsules after packaging mistake overstated the safe maximum daily dose for children Eleven UK retailers including Boots are recalling batches of cold and flu capsules The capsules are made by Wrafton Laboratories, trading as Perrigo   UK medicine regulator, which … Read more

Bizarre moment Asda staff try to break up a fight between a female employee and a customer

Bizarre moment Asda staff try to break up a fight between a female employee and a customer who screams ‘where’s the f****** police’ after ‘assaulting’ the supermarket worker The furious fight happened at an Asda supermarket in Beckton, London  The altercation allegedly erupted after the woman ‘assaulted’ the employee Asda staff and customers rushed to … Read more

TikTok pranksters ’caused mayhem in Tesco two weeks before Asda’:

EXCLUSIVE: TikTok pranksters ’caused mayhem in Tesco two weeks before Asda’: New video shows super-hero mob brawling with supermarket bouncers as it’s claimed SAME ‘chaos for likes’ gang struck nearby store a fortnight earlier Costumed gang struck local Tesco just two weeks ago in similar stunt  Asda video shows employee grappling with girl before Spider-Man … Read more

Baby is rushed to hospital after being injured at Asda store

Baby is rushed to hospital after being injured when section of Asda roof collapsed at supermarket in Greater Manchester  Baby rushed to hospital after roof panels fell from the ceiling of the supermarket The ceiling collapsed at Asda store in Ashton-under-Lyne, Greater Manchester  Pictures taken inside store appeared to show a section of the ceiling … Read more

Asda bids to rival Amazon as it becomes first supermarket to offer one-hour delivery for full range

End of the weekly shop? Asda bids to rival Amazon as it becomes first supermarket to offer one-hour delivery for full range of products Customers near stores in Halifax, Rotherham and Poole will be first to try service Many competitors already provide one-hour delivery – but none offer a full range But Asda’s £8.50 fee may … Read more

Billionaire Issa brothers who bought Asda for £7bn look poised to make a takeover bid for Caffe Nero

Billionaire Issa brothers who bought Asda for £7bn look poised to make a takeover bid for Caffe Nero after buying up £140m of the chain’s debt Mohsin, 49, and Zuber Issa, 48, could be due to make takeover bid for Caffe Nero The billionaire brothers have bought around £140m of the company’s debt Caffe Nero … Read more

Billionaire Issa brothers who bought Asda for £7bn look poised to make a takeover bid for Caffe Nero

Billionaire Issa brothers who bought Asda for £7bn look poised to make a takeover bid for Caffe Nero after buying up £140m of the chain’s debt Mohsin, 49, and Zuber Issa, 48, could be due to make takeover bid for Caffe Nero The billionaire brothers have bought around £140m of the company’s debt Caffe Nero … Read more

Cheapest and most expensive supermarkets for Easter eggs revealed

The Cadbury Creme Egg Medium Easter Egg is cheapest at Asda, closely followed by Tesco Cadbury Creme Egg Medium Easter Egg (138g) Asda: 99p    Morrisons: 99p (on offer: was £1.50) Tesco: £1  Sainsbury’s: £1.25   Waitrose: £1.50 Ocado: £1.50 Cadbury Crunchie Large Easter Egg (233g) Asda: £3 Sainsbury’s: £3  Tesco: £3  Waitrose: £4 Morrisons: £4  Ocado: £6 The Cadbury Crunchie Large … Read more