Marks & Spencer

Don’t scupper your chances of retiring rich by buying these risky FTSE 100 stocks

There is no shortage of <b>FTSE 100</b> stocks that could make you a packet by the time you come to retire. Indeed, I recently took a look at a couple of …

Stock Markets

Powering our customers: the innovation story behind Microsoft’s earnings – Microsoft News Centre Australia

With Microsoft’s fourth quarter earnings, we delivered double-digit revenue growth across all segments anchored by the growing success in our …

Customers

The Best New Menswear Pieces To Buy Right Now

Our pick of this week's new menswear includes some must haves from Adidas, Saint Laurent, Converse, Carhartt WIP and A.P.C.

Men's Fashion

The most searched for M&S dress this summer

Would you wear it?<p>If you're a fan of Marks & Spencer dresses, you're going to want to get your hands on this polka-dotted number. And it seems like a …

Clothing

Burberry burning £28m of stock is awful, yes, but fashion has never been ethical

Fashion and ethics have never been comfortable bedfellows, so I guess we shouldn’t be surprised to discover that leading British brand Burberry …

Opinion (UK)

Shake Shack To Open In The Philippines In 2019

When Shake Shack announced on its social media pages that it would be coming to the Philippines, the news spread like wildfire. “Mabuhay, Manila! Pack the Jeepney – we’re officially headed to the Philippines! We’ll be bringin’ the goods to the Pearl of the Orient in spring 2019. Let the countdown …

Shake Shack

‘Discovering the This Girl Golfs events was like stumbling upon a gem’

The top prize at all our This Girl Golfs events is a three-night golf break for two at Las Colinas Golf & Country Club in Spain.Cherie, the winner …

Women's Golf

You can now buy colour-changing gin in Aldi

But there's a catch!<p>If you're after a tipple that's sure to get your guests talking, colour-changing gin is likely to do just that. An Aldi is the …

Lifestyle (UK)

Get set for the summer holidays with picnicware to suit any budget

The fashion for picnicking may have originally taken off in post-revolution France, when the royal parks were opened to the public for the first time, but these days it’s as quintessentially a British activity as they come. With opera season and the Proms in full swing – plus, as any parent is …

Home Decorating

The £1.5billion High Street pension time bomb: Retailers struggling to fund retirement plan

The £1.5billion High Street pension time bomb: Retailers struggle to fund retirement plans as they shut stores and axe jobs<p>A black hole of more than …

Money (UK)

Poundworld to disappear from the High Street

<b>Poundworld has announced the closure of its remaining 190 stores with the loss of 2,339 jobs.</b><p>The discount goods retailer, which went into administration in June, said the stores would close by 10 August.<p>In total the collapse of the chain, which had 335 stores, will result in the loss of 5,100 …

House of Fraser

Why The Safari Jacket Is 2018’s Most Stylish And Practical Menswear Item

Perhaps the ultimate piece of summer outerwear, the safari jacket has successfully migrated from its military roots, passed through the bush and now …

Men's Fashion

The gorgeous printed M&S dress that’s set to sell out

When it comes to dresses for any occasion, Marks & Spencer rarely fail their loyal customers.<p>Time and time again they’ve wowed with their outfits for …

Lifestyle (UK)

The 'Marks & Spencer effect' can boost house prices by 15%

And properties in London fare particularly well.<p><b>Properties within close proximity to a Marks and Spencer are found to be 15 per cent more expensive than the wider area, new research from hybrid estate agent Emoov has found.</b><p>Emoov looked at property prices surrounding over 900 M&S stores across the …

Housing

Waitrose is changing its name – can you guess what it will be called?

Regular shoppers at high-street favourite Waitrose can expect a big change to their favourite store in the coming months, as it prepares to change …

Lifestyle (UK)

The ‘alt Centre’ strikes me as being anti everything and pro very little

There is a new political tag — the “alt Centre” — used to describe those “moderates” digging their heels into the middle ground with the same …

Opinion (UK)

How to dress as a wedding guest

It’s a strange fact of life that most men struggle when it comes to getting dressed for a wedding. Here, to help you get it right every time, …

Men's Fashion

True scale of high street crisis revealed with thousands of pubs, shops and libraries vanishing since 2010

A Mirror investigation reveals the shocking extent of the loss of more than 17,000 businesses many of us once relied on.<p>From small shops and banks, …

East London

Marks & Spencer closing Lisburn's Bow Street Mall store

Marks & Spencer is closing its store in Lisburn's Bow Street Mall.<p>Mayor of Lisburn & Castlereagh City Council, Uel Mackin, and Development Committee …

Belfast

Lorraine Kelly wears lovely Marks & Spencer wedges perfect for summer

When it comes to summer style, Lorraine Kelly has been providing all the inspiration recently.<p>The presenter has wowed in a series of gorgeous dresses …

Lifestyle (UK)

Clothing and non-food stores hit by surprise drop in June sales

The World Cup and the summer heatwave kept British shoppers away from the high street last month, despite encouraging stronger sales of food, drink and barbecues across the country.<p>Revealing a surprise fall in retail sales in June, the Office for National Statistics said clothing stores and other …

Business

These are the 8 most popular pieces in M&S right now

Marks & Spencer isn't shy of a cult product.<p>First came the £199 suede skirt in 2015 - which sold out so many times that the high street stalwart …

Clothing

Meghan Markle’s sell-out M&S jumper has been given a summer update

And it's now on sale!<p>When Meghan Markle steps out wearing anything from the high street it sells out almost instantly.<p>Although the Duchess often …

Lifestyle (UK)

Get ready for a summer play-cation with the perfect party gear for the kids

<b>AS the summer holidays kick off, get ready to dress up your little ones in our pick of the summer buys that they're sure to love just as much as …

Clothing

Can boozy food take you over the limit? I used tiramisu, trifle and a Breathalyser to find out

Motorists have been warned to monitor what they eat, after a new study has revealed that certain food items can push them over the legal drink-driving limit. But can they? In the spirit of bold investigative journalism, I bought a Breathalyser and a ton of pudding and set to work. My starting level …

Lifestyle (UK)

UK retail sales growth strongest since 2004 in second-quarter, June disappoints

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO - Visitors enjoy the sunshine on the beach by Brighton Pier in Brighton<p>By David Milliken and Jonathan Cable<p>LONDON (Reuters) - …

Economics

"Avozillas" Are Giant Avocados That Are Taking Instagram By Storm — Here's Where You Can Score One

Ever cut open a perfectly ripe avocado without injuring yourself and think, <i>this avocado is great, but could use more avocado</i>? If so, Australia has …

Forestry

Our fashion team get in line with this summer's hottest trend for stripey clothing

OUR Fabulous women step out in this season's ultimate/smart casual look with stripey outfits to suit every mood this summer.<p>We have put together …

Clothing

Demand for London retail space slumps as closures mount up

Demand for retail space in London has dived as woes around high street closures grow, according to a highly-regarded survey out today.<p>Roughly 68 per …

Property (UK)

How Penzance became Britain's first ever plastic-free town

Emily Kavanaugh is standing in her skincare-product shop, Pure Nuff Stuff, on Chapel Street. The narrow lane leads down towards the Jubilee pool, the triangular lido that juts like a ship’s prow into the sea from Penzance. “Here, try one,” Kavanaugh says, handing me a piece of packing material. The …

Sustainability