Death tax hikes will cost charities at least £10million a year

Death tax hikes will cost charities at least £10million a year, ministers told Cost of securing probate, legal control of relative’s estate, increasing in April Around 280,000 families a year will have to pay more than current £215 fees  If size of estate diminishes due to increased fees, charity donations will also fall A new ‘death tax’ will cost charities […]

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Burns' blunders cost Bath chance of win over Toulouse

Bath's Freddie Burns may have wished the Recreation Ground pitch could have swallowed him up after a nightmarish three minutes against Toulouse in a European Champions Cup match that condemned his team to a 22-20 defeat on Saturday. The hosts were trailing by two points in their opening European game against the four-time champions with seven minutes to play when […]

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Curbing climate change will cost the world £1.8trillion every year

Curbing climate change will cost the world £1.8TRILLION every year for two decades, UN-backed report claims The money will be need for new energy infrastructure from wind and solar Energy would need to be stored and technologies capture excess CO2  Other costs will be from the effect of rising sea levels devastating coastlines  Stopping climate change will cost the world £1.8trillion […]

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Jadon Sancho could cost Premier League clubs £100million next summer as giants circle Borussia Dortmund star

Manchester United, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Tottenham are all thought to be keen on the ex-Manchester City teenager. Sancho, 18, has been in supreme form for the German giants this season, racking up the assists as he earned his first-ever England call-up. Dortmund are thought to be aware of interest from the Premier League and are bracing themselves for a […]

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Taxes make up more than half the cost of domestic flights in Britain

Taxes make up more than half the cost of some domestic flights in Britain, research finds Passengers are charged air passenger duty (APD) on each leg from a UK airport Study calculated the duty as a proportion of 18 fares booked on September 11 EasyJet return flights for London Stansted to Glasgow and Edinburgh, each costing £45, were the highest […]

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Cost of high street cappuccino up 20 per cent despite low bean prices

Cost of high street cappuccino up 20 per cent despite bean prices the lowest in SEVEN years  Barista bandits! Cost of high street cappuccino up 20 per cent despite bean prices the lowest in SEVEN years Research by MoS found price of coffee beans has plunged 67 per cent since 2011 But a ‘tall’ cappuccino in Starbucks has risen from […]

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Pranksters replace IKEA signs with ‘Football Etskömmånhjöme’

It’s coming homeware! Pranksters raid IKEA and label furniture with ‘Football Etskömmånhjöme’ signs with £19.66 price tag ahead of England v Sweden  Signs selling ‘Football Etskömmånhjöme’ were put up in Gateshead Ikea, and they all priced at £19.66, a reference to the last time England won the world cup They were left on sofas, cookers, lights and tables at the […]

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Donald Trump’s ring of steel for three-day UK trip is costing £30m

Ring of steel for Donald Trump’s three-day UK trip will cost £30m and include a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, the SAS, snipers, armoured vehicles, 150 US special agents and 10,000 police US Navy carrier, the USS Harry S Truman will be deployed to the south coast with Osprey V22 aircraft onboard President Trump will be surrounded by dozens of US and UK […]

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Customers blast Currys PC World for ‘hidden’ monthly charges

Customers blast Currys PC World for ‘hidden’ monthly charges which have cost some up to £2,000 Currys PC World customers are furious over expensive ‘hidden charges’  Some say they have paid upwards of £1,500 for insurance they did not agree to Others say they have been charged for ‘product support’ without explanation Have you been affected by these fees? Email [email protected]  […]

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