Primark’s owner will repay £121 million in furlough money claimed under government job retention schemes and pay out a dividend to shareholders despite a slump in profits.
Britain’s unemployment rate has fallen for the second month in a row and job vacancies surged as businesses prepared to reopen after lockdown in a sign of hope for the battered jobs market, official figures have shown.
Steph Curry extended his incredible run of form as he scored 49 points to propel the Golden State Warriors to a 107-96 win over the Philadelphia 76ers.
Thousands of tulips have burst into colour in a kaleidoscope display near King’s Lynn in Norfolk.
What the papers say
Fresh from Jose Mourinho’s sacking, reports of his possible replacement have already emerged. The Daily Mail says Spurs bosses have identified RB Leipzig’s 33-year-old German manager Julian Nagelsmann as the man to take over at Tottenham. According to the paper, Nagelsmann is open to the move, however freeing him from his current contract could cost Spurs up to £10million.
Boris Johnson is set to announce steeper cuts to the UK’s carbon emissions as he prepares to host the Cop26 international climate change summit later this year.
Boris Johnson will host a round table with representatives from football governing bodies including the FA and the Premier League as well as fans’ representatives on Tuesday to discuss the proposed European Super League.
The Carabao Cup may have its detractors with its long-term viability a recurring debate, but Sunday’s final could be one of the most significant matches of the season.
Manchester City take on Tottenham in the 2020-21 Carabao Cup final at Wembley on Sunday.
Tottenham take on holders Manchester City in the Carabao Cup final on Sunday hoping to end a 13-year trophy drought.