UK’s CGT bill breaks £15bn for the first time – up 27% in just a year

UK’s CGT bill breaks £15bn for the first time – up 27% in just a year

The UK’s Capital Gains Tax (CGT) bill has broken the £15bn barrier for the first time ever, with £15.3bn collected in the year to October 31 2022*, up 27% from £12bn in... Read more »
Online Safety Bill: Self-harm promotion to be criminalised

Online Safety Bill: Self-harm promotion to be criminalised

Content encouraging self-harm online will become a criminal offense in a major update to digital law via the Online Safety Bill. The changes, which have been influenced by the death of 14-year-old Molly Russell,... Read more »
Knotweed case: Woman who sued neighbour is left with £100,000 legal bill | News

Knotweed case: Woman who sued neighbour is left with £100,000 legal bill | News

A row over Japanese knotweed has landed a north London resident with a bill for £100,000 after a judge accepted that her neighbour was not a keen gardener. Charron Ishmael told a... Read more »
Woman who sued pensioner neighbour over Japanese knotweed faces a £100k legal bill after court loss

Woman who sued pensioner neighbour over Japanese knotweed faces a £100k legal bill after court loss

A woman who tried to sue her pensioner neighbour over a Japanese knotweed which ‘burst through the garden fence’ of her £1.1m home is facing a £100,000 legal bill after her case... Read more »
Strictly Come Dancing star Bill Bailey launches planning battle to convert flats into £2million home

Strictly Come Dancing star Bill Bailey launches planning battle to convert flats into £2million home

EXCLUSIVE: Strictly Come Dancing champion Bill Bailey launches new planning to battle to convert flats into £2million west London home with swimming pool Bill Bailey has launched a planning battle to convert... Read more »
Bill Amberg Studio creates ribbon-like leather ceiling for London office

Bill Amberg Studio creates ribbon-like leather ceiling for London office

Padded leather panels twist their way across the ceiling in the lobby of the 22 Bishopsgate skyscraper in London as part of an installation developed for the office building by leather specialist... Read more »
Renters Reform Bill coming this session o…

Renters Reform Bill coming this session o…

It’s been confirmed that the controversial Renters Reform Bill will still be introduced by the end of this session of Parliament, despite the change of Prime Minister. This session of Parliament ends... Read more »
Homes builder launches fuel bill busting site backed by Savills

Homes builder launches fuel bill busting site backed by Savills

Russia’s murderous designs on Ukraine and new homes in the UK are unlikely to be linked in any way, you might think. But a new boutique homes site launched this week by... Read more »
London politics latest LIVE: Rishi Sunak announces windfall tax on energy companies and £400 bill rebate to tackle cost of living crisis

London politics latest LIVE: Rishi Sunak announces windfall tax on energy companies and £400 bill rebate to tackle cost of living crisis

C hancellor Rishi Sunak has announced a windfall tax on energy companies and £15billion of extra support for households in a statement in the Commons on the cost of living crisis. The... Read more »
BBC EastEnders: Roger Griffith’s life from forgotten roles in The Bill and Holby City and time with wife and three children

BBC EastEnders: Roger Griffith’s life from forgotten roles in The Bill and Holby City and time with wife and three children

For the past four years, EastEnders viewers have come to know Roger Griffith as the actor who plays Mitch Baker in their favourite soap. Really hardcore EastEnders fans might even be able... Read more »