Category: UK

Covid: Tory MPs bid to increase scrutiny over coronavirus rules

Image copyrightEPA Image caption Police patrol Soho in London, after ministers told pubs and restaurants to close earlier from ThursdayMore…

Government ‘got into a tizzy’ about civil servants home working

Image copyrightPA Media Image caption City centres are far quieter than normal, more than six months into the crisisThe government…

Lib Dems ‘to focus on what people really need’

Image copyrightPA Media The Liberal Democrats’ annual conference opens on Friday, with new leader Sir Ed Davey urging supporters to…

Coronavirus infection: Is there a North-South divide in England?

Image copyrightGetty Images Currently, half of the population in northern England and a fifth of people in the Midlands are…

Covid in Scotland: Curfew for bars and restaurants takes effect

Image copyrightGetty Images Image caption The curfew is part of a series of new measures to bring down the rate…

Coronavirus: Delays to trials ‘prolong trauma’ for victims

Image copyrightPA Media Image caption By June there was backlog of 42,707 outstanding crown court cases in England and WalesVictims…

Newspaper headlines: 'Job fears' despite chancellor's 'rescue plan'

Friday’s papers focus on Rishi Sunak’s new wage subsidy scheme, and concerns over redundancies. Source link Please follow and like…

Covid: Cardiff ‘could go into local lockdown’

Wales’ capital city is facing a local lockdown as coronavirus case numbers rise “rapidly”. The leader of Cardiff council, Huw…

Sir Harold Evans death: Thalidomide campaigners pay tribute to journalist

Image copyrightGetty Images Image caption Sir Harold was one of Britain and America’s best-known journalistsThalidomide campaigners have paid tribute to…

Covid: Scottish university students banned from going to pubs

Image copyrightPA Media Image caption Students in Glasgow have been getting tests after an outbreakStudents are being told not to…