A quarter of the FTSE 100 is yielding 6% or more. Shares investigates why such generous levels of income are on offer and picks three stock to earn large dividends.

Also in this week’s digital magazine: ways to generate an income from ETFs, and investment trust dividend heroes that have grown their dividends by more than inflation every year for at least a decade.

Discover why Woodford Income Fund is in the spotlight again for bad reasons and learn how Labour’s utilities nationalisation plan could affect certain infrastructure funds.

Stocks under the spotlight include Tesco, Entertainment One, Euromoney, SThree and Pure Gold.