Small Business Saturday isn’t a novelty anymore – independent retailers depend on it

For Mackenzi Farquer, Small Business Saturday is a big deal. The owner of Queens, New York-based Lockwood gift shop, which sells kitchenware, clothing and paper goods, says there’s often barely room to stand in her locations on the retail holiday between Black Friday and Cyber Monday. “It’s our busiest day […]

In 2016, the health of mothers and babies shouldn’t depend on where they live

There is worrying evidence to suggest that the UK lags behind other countries in making progress on stillbirth and early infant mortality. Photograph: Ruslan Dashinsky/Getty Images Friday 20 May 2016 08.00 BST Last modified on Friday 20 May 2016 11.02 BST Share on Pinterest Share on LinkedIn Share on Google+ […]