Tag: Friday

  • HSBC UK says bank services returning after Black Friday outage

    HSBC has said its digital services are returning to normal after UK customers were left struggling to access mobile and online banking on one of the busiest shopping days of the year. The bank said the disruption that had started just after 8am on Black Friday, which may also have been payday for some people,…

  • This year’s Black Friday ‘busiest on record’: Nationwide

    This year’s Black Friday was the “busiest shopping day on record”, according to Nationwide Building Society, as shoppers shook off cost-of-living woes to make the most of festive deals. Nationwide members made 9.92 million purchases on Friday, which the bank said is equivalent to more than 114 transactions every second. The figure is 2% higher…

  • Black Friday: London footfall up 13 per cent as Brits sniff out deals

    Central London saw a 13 per cent week-on-week jump in footfall this morning as shoppers flocked to the West-End to sniff out some Black Friday deals, in a much needed boost for retailers. The sales bonanza is an important day in the retail calendar as it kicks starts the start of the festive shopping season.…