Category: UK

Politics jostles with music for the Glastonbury limelight | Ents & Arts News

Politics jostles with music for the Glastonbury limelight | Ents & Arts News

Politics is never far away from pop at Glastonbury – Sir Paul McCartney flew the Ukrainian flag, Billie Eilish used…

Boris Johnson: By-election defeats and Tory turmoil – none of it seems to bother a prime minister on the ropes | UK News

Boris Johnson: By-election defeats and Tory turmoil – none of it seems to bother a prime minister on the ropes | UK News

Two by-election defeats, the resignation of his party chairman with the parting shot that Conservative grassroots “deserve better than this”,…

Rail strikes: Third day of industrial action set to cause weekend chaos – with no trains running in some popular seaside towns | UK News

Rail strikes: Third day of industrial action set to cause weekend chaos – with no trains running in some popular seaside towns | UK News

Thousands of people with weekend plans will face disruption and chaos as rail workers strike for the third day this…

Zelenskyy addresses Glastonbury, as Ukrainian act promises ‘special surprise’ for the crowd | UK News

Zelenskyy addresses Glastonbury, as Ukrainian act promises ‘special surprise’ for the crowd | UK News

Volodymyr Zelenskyy has addressed Glastonbury – describing the festival as the “greatest concentration of freedom”. A video message from the…

Stephen Port: Families of men murdered by Grindr killer demand Met Police ‘put things right’ | UK News

Stephen Port: Families of men murdered by Grindr killer demand Met Police ‘put things right’ | UK News

The families of four men murdered by Grindr killer Stephen Port after basic police failures say officers have blood on…

Strike vote shows British Airways still appears to have a Heathrow problem | Business News

Strike vote shows British Airways still appears to have a Heathrow problem | Business News

“I’ve had plenty of luck over the last five years, all of it bad.” So said Sir Rod Eddington, former…

Teachers going on strike is ‘unforgivable’ and ‘irresponsible’ in wake of COVID, says education secretary | UK News

Teachers going on strike is ‘unforgivable’ and ‘irresponsible’ in wake of COVID, says education secretary | UK News

Teachers going on strike would be “unforgivable” and “irresponsible” in the wake of the disruption COVID-19 has caused to children’s…

Soldier dies after being hit by armoured vehicle on Salisbury Plain | UK News

Soldier dies after being hit by armoured vehicle on Salisbury Plain | UK News

A soldier has died after being hit by an armoured vehicle on Salisbury Plain. Emergency services were called to an…

Brexit will leave workers poorer than they would have been and has damaged Britain’s competitiveness, new study says | Business News

Brexit will leave workers poorer than they would have been and has damaged Britain’s competitiveness, new study says | Business News

Brexit has damaged Britain’s competitiveness, will reduce productivity and leave the average worker poorer than they otherwise would have been,…

Man arrested after mother and young daughter found stabbed to death in Barnet | UK News

Man arrested after mother and young daughter found stabbed to death in Barnet | UK News

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman and a girl, believed to be five, were…