Luxury body Walpole has issued a hard-hitting call urging the government to agree a pro-business Brexit. It said the sector is at risk because brands can't manufacture off-shore as Britishness is key to their appeal.
London kicked off fashion week on Friday to pleas from the local fashion industry to protect the city’s international outlook as uncertainty about Britain’s impending departure from the EU hung in the air.
London fashion week will present the latest in spring/summer 2017 collections from Britain's heritage and contemporary womenswear labels from Friday. Here's the full show schedule for the weekend ahead.