An increasing number of people are setting up a business in their own home, ranging from computer consultancy, teaching and counselling to physiotherapy and gardening, new research has shown.
A survey of 1,400 adults by Lloyds TSB Business Insurance showed that 200 ran a home-based business, with a quarter being launched in the past year.
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