The top index in London notched up a strong performance on Monday, helped by good sentiment in Europe and the US.
Uk & Abroad
Thousands of London Underground workers are to stage a 24-hour strike after the Jubilee bank holiday in a dispute over jobs.
The Governor of the Bank of England has pushed back at comments by a predecessor that the Bank’s actions during the pandemic helped push inflation to 40-year highs.
People attending weddings this year expect to spend more than those in 2021, a survey has found.
Households made fewer transactions in April, but the amount they spent did not drop, in a “clear sign” of the impact of rising prices, according to Britain’s biggest building society.
Starbucks is pulling out of the Russian market.