More NHS trusts suffer financial ailments

Number reported for irregularities soars in past year

The Bank of England

Mortgage woes set to hit 2.3m households

Number struggling to cover payments expected to double by 2018

Labour considers Premier League TV levy

Clubs accused of not contributing enough to grassroots football

Osborne’s £20bn privatisation push stalls

Chancellor faces potential hole in public finances

Cameron to play tennis with Russian donor

Johnson says checks needed on any links to Putin

MPs hit out over UK arms sales to Russia

Call for more caution despite small scale of most deals

All-women board shortlists ruled illegal

Equality and Human Rights Commission thwarts Cable plans

Cameron hints at risk to Scottish exports

Independence would mean losing access to embassy ‘sales force’

UK authors prevail in Man Booker longlist

Omissions include Donna Tartt and Ian McEwan

Private sector tenants pay highest rents

Third of homes in poor condition, against 15% of social housing

Carney says UK rate rise drawing closer

BoE governor reiterates ‘gradual and limited’ approach

Bundesbank chief urges UK to stay in EU

Weidmann invokes Churchill in call for ‘European family’

Biomass report adds to subsidies debate

Measuring impact of burning biomass splits opinion

Capita profits bolstered by defence deal

Outsourcing group secures £1.3m in contracts so far this year

UK rates ruling becoming ‘more balanced’

Minutes reveal extensive discussion about early rates rise

Cameron accused of hypocrisy on Russia

French Socialist party leader critical of number of oligarchs in London

RBS accused of being ‘wilfully obtuse’

Bank admits unit is a ‘profit centre’ weeks after denying this was the case

Flood Re scheme ‘unworkable’ say insurers

Limit to cash flows risks protection for vulnerable, claims ABI

Glasgow is set for political games

Scottish nationalists poised for emotional boost

Javid faces battle to boost broadband

Culture secretary’s top goal is improving access