Business

British Steel seeks new £75m taxpayer loan to avert collapse

Ministers are drawing up secret contingency plans for the collapse of British Steel amid a fresh funding crisis that could trigger thousands of job losses at its plant in Scunthorpe and intensify fears about the entire industry’s future. Sky News has learnt that ‎insolvency experts have been placed on standby in case the UK’s second-largest […]

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Politics

Cabinet to discuss whether to axe Brexit talks with Labour

Tories say Theresa May will spilt the party if she strikes a deal with Labour, while Labour MPs say talks are going nowhere Theresa May and her bitterly divided cabinet are meeting to decide whether to axe cross-party Brexit talks with Labour that have failed to achieve a breakthrough in six weeks. Pro-Brexit cabinet ministers […]

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