Number of people on UK payrolls drops by 600,000 as Covid-19 crisis hits – business live | Business

8.17am BST08:17 The Bank of England printing works, now De La Rue, in Debden Newly printed sheets of 5 notes are checked for printing mistakes. Photograph: David Levenson / Alamy/Alamy There has

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UK car sales slump as 2,000 workers lose their jobs in Covid-19 crisis – business live | Business

Good morning, and welcome to our live, rolling coverage of business, economics and financial markets. Every aspect of the car industry has been hit hard by the pandemic, with showrooms lying idle

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Insurers cut dividends as Bank of England warns on payouts in Covid-19 crisis – business live | Business

8.16am BST08:16 Zoe Wood Tesco sales jumped 30% in the first few weeks of the coronavirus outbreak as shoppers stockpiled in the run-up to the lockdown but additional costs involved in feeding

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