Parents empty pension pots
One in five parents with adult children have used cash originally intended for their pension to help their offspring, a survey has found.
Some 19% of those surveyed for Prudential had taken money out of their pension fund or sacrificed saving for their retirement to help their children financially.
Oxford Street crash death
A 73-year-old pedestrian has died after colliding with a cyclist in London’s Oxford Street.
The elderly woman suffered a head injury in the crash on Tuesday at 4.30pm. She was taken to hospital but died.
The cyclist stopped at the scene. Police said no arrests have been made.