BBC News - Economy How the Slinky became a million dollar idea 2017-07-27T23:13:03.000000000+00:00 The Slinky - a favourite Christmas stocking-filler for over 60 years - was never designed to be a toy. London's underground post train back on track 2017-07-27T23:01:28.000000000+00:00 A hundred years after it was first built, trains are running again on the underground railway designed to transport London's letters. Virgin Atlantic looks to the future 2017-07-27T17:05:06.000000000+00:00 The airline's chief executive Craig Kreeger hails Air France-KLM's acquisition of a 31% stake. BoE deputy governor role given to Treasury official 2017-07-27T13:55:38.000000000+00:00 Civil servant Sir Dave Ramsden becomes a deputy governor at the Bank of England. Five food fights 2017-07-27T11:12:44.000000000+00:00 Chlorine chicken isn't the only food that has got politicians in a flap Where the sun never sets 2017-07-26T23:34:06.000000000+00:00 How Swedes take advantage of 24-hour sunlight in the land of near-endless summer. Aberdeen 'worst hit' by hard Brexit, experts predict 2017-07-26T23:31:57.000000000+00:00 Aberdeen and Edinburgh could be among the hardest-hit cities if economic output falls due to Brexit, experts predict. UK economic growth rate edges slightly higher 2017-07-26T17:04:55.000000000+00:00 Stronger service sector offsets weaker manufacturing and construction growth in three months to June. Pre-crash debt problems 'rearing their heads', Reeves warns 2017-07-26T05:37:38.000000000+00:00 Regulators need to be forever vigilant, the new Commons business committee head Rachel Reeves says. Inside US/UK trade deal 2017-07-25T17:06:28.000000000+00:00 How would the UK benefit from a trade deal with the US and is it likely to happen?