The six biggest banking groups were obliged to sign up to the scheme by the end of June, but there have inevitably been problems. Personal and company names can be written in a variety of formats, including initials, middle names, hyphens and ampersands. People who are known by a nickname or middle name in day-to-day life are likely to have their legal name on their bank accounts, and the trading name of a firm is not always the same as the account name. … [Read more...] about Spelling out the problems as banks’ name-checker rejects vital payments
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'But I do feel an obligation to myself, the world, and my fans to finish that last trilogy of projects before I go. They may sound like f***ed up. They may not be mixed and mastered properly. … [Read more...] about Azealia Banks alarms fans with disturbing audio message about plans to ‘euthanize’ herself after finishing her upcoming music
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Shedinburgh From the makers of Fleabag, comes … a proxy Edinburgh fringe, broadcast from inside a shed. That’s the idea from Francesca Moody and Gary McNair, who’ve organised three weeks of old hits and new material from the likes of Inua Ellams, Tim Crouch, McNair himself and a handful of comics. Look out for Sara Pascoe and Steen Raskopoulos’s offering (3 September), with Chloe Petts and Rosie Jones also featuring. … [Read more...] about Forecast is funny: the best comedy shows to stream this summer
The Covid Arms started life as an online “pub” where a group of friends met during lockdown. Then comedian Kiri Pritchard-McLean was invited to perform there, and it became one of the success stories of pandemic-era comedy. Eleven shows later, it has featured several stellar acts and raised £86,000 for struggling comedians and The Trussell Trust, a food bank charity. … [Read more...] about Comedy at the Covid Arms review – the perfect formula for lockdown standup