House prices dip but could surge again thanks to Budget’s stamp duty shot in the arm – Halifax 

House prices in the UK edged downwards in February, but are predicted to hit record highs again after the stamp duty holiday was extended by Chancellor Rishi Sunak in this week’s Budget. The average price of a home in the UK last month was £251,697, a marginal 0.1 per cent drop compared to January. This … Read more

Staycation prices DOUBLE in some of the most popular spots this year

Summer holiday breaks are seeing a surge in prices as Britain emerges from lockdown, with some trips to the seaside double the cost this year. Euphoria around the rollout of vaccinations has triggered a staycation rush, which means letting websites and property owners are cashing in. Yesterday Health Secretary Matt Hancock said he is more optimistic … Read more

Fuel duty freeze extends to a decade but pump prices are on the rise

Rishi Sunak has confirmed that fuel duty will be frozen for a tenth consecutive year. The decision in today’s Budget means the tax paid on petrol and diesel will remain at 57.95p-a-litre, as has been the case since 2011.  As a result, the tax currently accounts for around 47 per cent of what drivers pay … Read more

Ryanair will slash ticket prices for a year in bid to resume 70% of flights by this summer

Britons desperate to enjoy a summer holiday this year were given a boost today as Ryanair announced plans to slash ticket prices for a year, and P&O unveiled a series of ‘staycation cruises’ to beat the ban on international travel. Michael O’Leary, CEO of the budget airline, hopes to resume up to 70 per cent … Read more

House prices hit another record high says Nationwide Building Society

The average house price hit a new record high of £231,068 in February, according to a monthly index from Britain’s biggest building society.  Property values climbed 6.9 per cent annually, up from 6.4 per cent in January, in what was described by Nationwide as a ‘surprise’ acceleration. A stamp duty holiday is due to end … Read more

Katie Price’s son Harvey, 18, launches inspirational charity clothing range

Katie Price’s son Harvey has launched an inspirational  charity clothing range to raise awareness about autism. The talented 18-year-old’s range with autism aware clothing brand Born Anxious pays homage to his beloved frogs and is designed to be comfortable and secure for those who have the developmental disorder.  Harvey himself is on the autism spectrum … Read more

Average UK house prices hit record high of £231,068 in February

The average UK house price hit a new record high of £231,068 in February, according to figures from Nationwide. Property values climbed by 6.9% annually, up from 6.4% in January, in what the Nationwide Building Society House Price Index described as a ‘surprise’ acceleration. It comes as a stamp duty holiday is due to end … Read more

Katie Price’s daughter Princess, 13, risks the wrath of dad Peter Andre as she showcases fake lashes

Katie Price posted a glam photo with her daughters Princess, 13, and Bunny, six, on Sunday, with both girls wearing make-up. And while it’s not the first time the likes of Princess has dolled herself up for Instagram snaps, it’s sure to cause some chagrin from her father, Peter Andre. The singer – who shares Princess … Read more

How much major UK streaming services have increased prices

Households looking to subscribe to Disney+ will find the streaming site has increased its prices by over 33 per cent, as it adds an array of new shows to the platform under its Star banner.  Customers must now pay £7.99 a month, as opposed to £5.99, whilst yearly plans have also risen from £59.99 to … Read more

Katie Price’s beau Carl Woods reveals they’ve been visited by police AGAIN over Covid ‘rule break’

Katie Price’s boyfriend Carl Woods launched into a furious rant on Thursday as he revealed they had been visited by police again, accused of breaking Covid rules.  The car salesman, 32, took to Instagram to say how they had been reported for driving 45 minutes to collect a takeaway from Sheesh restaurant in Essex on … Read more