Hard to swallow: the 30% price hike that gets delivered with your meal | Money

The pandemic was a boom time for food delivery as Britons relied on apps such as Deliveroo to get dishes brought to their door. But that convenience comes at a price, as... Read more »

National Residential Landlords call for hike in benefits

Published: 2:45 PM May 4, 2022 Updated: 2:51 PM May 4, 2022 As some east London tenants face a £200 monthly rent shortfall, landlords have called on the government to raise benefits to... Read more »

National Insurance hike hammers London hardest

L ondon workers are twice as likely to be made worse off by the shake up of national insurance than those in the rest of the country, analysis by the Evening Standard... Read more »

National Insurance rise: Boris Johnson defends manifesto breaking tax hike

From April 2023 onwards, the NI rate will decrease back to the 2021-22 level, with a new 1.25% health and social care levy legally introduced. The UK Government predicts that the tax... Read more »

Newham plans council tax hike as locals’ ‘finances are being stretched’ by cost of living

Newham residents will have to pay more towards council tax – to add to rising living costs and energy prices. The East London borough said the tax increase was necessary in part... Read more »

Sadiq Khan announces biggest London Tube and bus fare hike in a decade

T ube and bus fares will rise by an average of almost five per cent in a fortnight, Sadiq Khan announced on Monday. The hike, which matches the current rate of inflation,... Read more »

Hike in fines for drivers who break rules on London’s busiest roads

F ines for breaking rules on London’s busiest roads are to increase by nearly a quarter next week. Transport for London (TfL) announced that penalty charge notices (PCNs) on red routes will... Read more »

South London council U-turns on plans for new parking charge hike

A South London council has announced it will axe plans to enforce new emissions-based parking charges. The U-turn was announced last week and is set to be considered by Merton Council’s cabinet... Read more »

Boris Johnson announces National Insurance hike breaking manifesto pledge – London Business News

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to raise National Insurance (NI) by about 1.25%, it has been reported. The move has prompted fury as it goes against the PM’s key election promises.... Read more »