Justine Greening, the new education secretary, is now in charge of universities as well as schools.
After years of sitting on its hands, the Bank of England will swing back into action next month with measures to nurse the economy through the post-Brexit period.
The stinging report by two committees of MPs on the failure of BHS left two points hanging in the air. First, the MPs did not say how much Sir Philip Green, whose reputation was demolished over 59 pages, should pay to cover the shortfall in the BHS pension schemes. It merely said Green “has a moral duty to act, a duty which he acknowledges”.
The votes to decide Labour’s nominees for mayoral elections in Liverpool and Manchester should be delayed because of problems sending out ballot papers, two of the candidates have said.
The leaders of academy schools are spending taxpayers’ money on luxury hotels, top-end restaurants, first-class travel, private health care and executive cars, a joint investigation by Channel 4’s Dispatches and the Observer can reveal.
John McDonnell would look to reform or scrap a £1bn tax relief that was initially designed by the previous Labour government as a means of promoting innovation in companies, including in the pharmaceutical industry.
Labour’s leader in the House of Lords has said 10 months of Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership has convinced her that despite having the “right values” he cannot persuade voters of his cause nor win a general election.
The midfielder is the second in line for penalty kicks.
The foreign secretary, Boris Johnson, was urged to avoid passing politically sensitive judgments on world events until he was in full possession of the facts after he prematurely blamed Islamist terrorists for the killings in Munich on Friday.
John McDonnell, the shadow chancellor, has made an impassioned plea for Labour supporters to stop “trying to destroy our party just to get rid of Jeremy Corbyn” after it was claimed a member of his staff broke into a rival MP’s office.
Newcastle United overcame Brentford 3-1 this weekend.
West Ham's Aaron Cresswell was sent off against Crystal Palace on Saturday evening.
Tottenham Hotspur failed to win against West Bromwich Albion in the Premier League on Saturday.
The Swede nearly secured a late point for Leeds United at the iPro Stadium.
Liverpool do appear to need additional depth at the heart of their defence.
Cheikhou Kouyate has piled the pressure on West Ham United boss Slaven Bilic ahead of Saturday's crunch clash against Crystal Palace.
West Ham United co-owner David Gold has shared his love of a former player who turned his back on the club for bitter rivals Tottenham Hotspur.
The young Frenchman has been involved with the first-team at Arsenal for some time now.
The two have formed a quick relationship in the heart of the Arsenal defence.
Leeds have an option to buy the Swedish defender for around £10 million less than that figure.
You cannot help but feel for Christian Prudhomme. In his 10 years at the head of the Tour de France the amiable Frenchman has set himself the mission of livening up the event, making it less predictable and processional, and, as far as possible, ensuring suspense is maintained to the end.
The British No1, Johanna Konta, scored an impressive victory on her first appearance in a WTA final when she defeated Venus Williams 7-5, 5-7, 6-2 in the Stanford Classic in California on Sunday.