Tesco Bank boss Benny Higgins spent more than £18,000 on taxis


The boss of Tesco Bank spent more than £18,000 on London taxis in just eight months last year, being taken to upmarket restaurants, private members’ clubs and the supermarket’s various head offices despite the tough new approach to costs adopted by the grocer’s chief executive, Dave Lewis.


Mike Ashley at Tup Tup Palace

BHS rescue: bidders include Sports Direct and Matalan founder

Administrators are hoping to finalise a rescue deal for BHS by the end of this week after securing four offers for the business on Tuesday. MPs are preparing to call Darren Topp, the current boss of BHS, to give evidence to a parliamentary inquiry next month into the retail chain’s collapse.