Coronavirus: Amazon workers strike over virus protection

Image caption Amazon has seen a spike in demand amid the coronavirus pandemic Amazon has fired a New York warehouse worker who organised a protest over the safety precautions taken

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Coronavirus: ‘I don’t want a flight voucher, where’s my refund?’

Image copyright Reuters Frustrated customers are demanding that airlines make it easier to claim a refund for flights cancelled owing to the coronavirus outbreak. But the airlines’ trade body wants

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Coronavirus: Supermarket sales in March ‘busier than Christmas’

Image copyright EPA Sales of groceries in the UK in March beat all previous records as shoppers stocked up for a long period at home, according to consumer analysts Kantar.

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Coronavirus: Airport handlers at risk of collapse

Image copyright Getty Images The four companies which manage ground operations at UK airports have warned that they are close to collapse, putting thousands of jobs at risk. Swissport, WFS,

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Coronavirus: Millions of garden plants set to be binned

Image copyright Getty Images Millions of plants, shrubs and trees could be binned in the coming days and weeks, meaning ruin for UK growers. The closure of 2,000 garden centres

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Coronavirus: Why are planes still flying?

Image copyright Getty Images You’ve only got to look up to see there’s still a fair amount of activity in the air, despite all the airline cutbacks. Why is that?

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BrightHouse: Collapse of rent-to-own giant confirmed

Image copyright SOPA Images Image caption BrightHouse has faced an influx of compensation claims BrightHouse – the biggest rent-to-own operator in the UK – has collapsed, with administrators now attempting

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Coronavirus: EasyJet grounds entire fleet of planes due to virus

Image copyright TF-Images EasyJet has grounded its entire fleet of planes and said it cannot give a date for when they will restart. The budget airline said it had made

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Coronavirus: NHS Nightingale work for Virgin and EasyJet staff

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The new temporary NHS Nightingale Hospital is being set up at the ExCeL Centre in London’s Docklands area Thousands of EasyJet and Virgin airline

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Coronavirus: UK ‘wasting time’ on NHS protective gear orders

Image copyright Getty Images UK clothes makers say the government has wasted time in ordering personal protective equipment for NHS staff. Fashion and textile firms believe they could have begun

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