Helen Weir

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A British bar in Benidorm, Spain. Photograph: Jose Jordan/Getty/AFP

The UK government is launching a multimillion pound communications campaign to reach the estimated 1 million British citizens living in the EU to ensu(...)

Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

A former Lloyds director who wrote a note saying there was “no value left in HBOS” at the height of the 2008 banking crisis has denied his “jottings” (...)

M&S’s finance chief Helen Weir said sales in Ireland in the three months to the end of December were “weaker”, as shoppers travelled across the border to Northern Ireland. Photograph: Jonathan Brady/PA Wire

For Marks and Spencer’s Irish business, a weaker sterling has become something of a double-edged sword. The clothes and upmarket food retailer only ha(...)

Clothes are displayed on hangers in an M&S shop in northwest London.

John Dixon, the head of Marks & Spencer’s non-food division, has quit Britain’s biggest clothing retailer to become chief executive of another co(...)

Still Britain’s biggest retailer by market share, M&S’s performance over Christmas will clearly be key to how much longer Marc Bolland can hold on to his job at the group.

Four years ago, Helen Weir was being tipped as the first woman to run a top UK bank. Now she’s being named as a potential successor to Marc Bolland at(...)