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UK government borrowing grows in October

Increased debt costs, linked to higher inflation, were a factor in the shortfall.

NHS overcharged by millions for key drug, says watchdog

A 6,000% price rise in an essential thyroid drug led the NHS to overpay, the UK competition body says.

Discount railcard extended for people aged up to 30

The young persons' railcard is being extended to those aged up to 30 after a successful trial.

EasyJet profits fall after 'difficult year' for aviation

The airline's full-year profits are also hit by the effect of Brexit on the pound.

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