British retail sales grew more strongly than expected in June and returned almost to their pre-lockdown level as non-essential stores in England reopened to the … Read more
British universities are banning house parties and overnight stays as part of social distancing rules.
When students take up their places at university at the … Read more
Ireland will hand firms hit by the COVID-19 crisis more generous grants, extend a wage-subsidy scheme keeping many afloat and aim to boost domestic tourism … Read more
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Friday he thought the country would be through the novel coronavirus crisis by mid-2021 but his fear was … Read more
Britain said it will provide 100 million pounds ($127 million) of funding for a facility to scale up the manufacturing of vaccines for COVID-19.
“This … Read more
Passengers due to travel abroad have been warned that they could be forced into quarantine on their return under a new system that could see … Read more
Britain’s Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan, filed a lawsuit in California on Thursday against unnamed paparazzi photographers for allegedly taking “illegal” photographs of their … Read more
The European Union’s chief Brexit negotiator said on Thursday that the United Kingdom had shown no willingness to break deadlock on the level playing field … Read more
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will seek to play down tensions with Scotland during a visit on Thursday, saying that the COVID-19 crisis has shown … Read more
The club’s first English title for 30 years had been sealed almost a month ago with seven games remaining, following a three-month stoppage because of … Read more
Ireland may introduce further travel restrictions for countries with a very high instance of COVID-19, Foreign Minister Simon Coveney said on Wednesday after the government … Read more
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is planning to give security services more powers to stop foreign interference in Britain, The Times newspaper reported.
The government … Read more
UK airports have declared a funding emergency amid the continuing coronavirus pandemic, warning that 110,000 jobs are at risk from a collapse in global travel.… Read more
New photographs have been released to mark Prince George’s birthday, showing the young royal with a cheeky gap-toothed smile and blond locks.
The Duke and … Read more
China’s ambassador has issued a stern warning to the UK, accusing it of interfering in China’s internal affairs when suspending extradition with Hong Kong.
Yesterday, … Read more
Russian officials have expressed anger at the conclusions of the Parliamentary report, accusing the UK of taking a “leading role in Russophobia”. At the … Read more
Beefeaters survive 500 years of invasions and rebellions but not Covid-19 as redundancies are announced
After more than half a millennium guarding the Tower of London from rebellions and invaders, Beefeaters are facing redundancies for the first time because visitor
Brexit will make markets less efficient but it won’t be disastrous for Britain’s economy, an appointee to the Bank of England’s Financial Policy Committee (FPC) … Read more
A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a member of staff was stabbed at the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton … Read more
by George Hay via Reuters Breakingviews
Britain’s transition to a zero-carbon future is experiencing growing pains. National energy regulator Ofgem said on Thursday it was … Read more
Arsenal ambushed FA Cup holders Manchester City as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored a goal in each half to secure a 2-0 semi-final victory at an empty … Read more
Today the Queen has reigned as monarch for 25,000 days, an unprecedented milestone!
On February 6, 1952, a 25-year-old Princess Elizabeth became Queen following the … Read more
Knife crime in England and Wales rose to its highest level since comparable statistics began to be gathered nine years ago, with London reporting a … Read more
All Cadbury chocolate bars sold in multipacks will shrink by the end of 2021 to reduce their calorie count, owner Mondelez has announced.
Popular treats … Read more
British scientists analysing data from a widely-used COVID-19 symptom-tracking app have found there are six distinct types of the disease, each distinguished by a cluster … Read more
Britain said on Saturday it was pausing its daily update of the death toll from the coronavirus in the United Kingdom after the government ordered … Read more
British ministers are making plans to distribute millions of free coronavirus antibody tests after a version backed by the UK government passed its first major … Read more
Prime Minister Boris Johnson set out on Friday a timetable for the further easing of lockdown measures in England, including plans for the return of … Read more
Luxury brand Burberry announced it would cut about 500 jobs globally, including 150 British-based office roles, as it forecast no quick recovery in demand, particularly … Read more
Prime Minister Boris Johnson is to pour 3 billion pounds ($3.77 billion) into England’s National Health Service (NHS) to try to ward off any resurgence … Read more
Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he hoped Britain could return to normality before Christmas, setting out a phased removal of lockdown restrictions, but warned that … Read more
British Airways, the world’s largest operator of Boeing 747, said late Thursday it would retire its entire jumbo jet fleet with immediate effect due … Read more
Captain Tom Moore, the 100-year-old who became a national hero in Britain by raising millions of pounds for health workers during the COVID-19 pandemic, will … Read more
EU citizens will be deported for minor offences under Priti Patel’s post-Brexit immigration crackdown, despite having permission to stay, a leading lawyer has warned.
Rules … Read more
Russian groups “sought to interfere” in the U.K.’s general election last year, the country’s Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said.
In a written statement released Thursday, … Read more
Researchers at the University of Oxford believe they have made a breakthrough in the development of a coronavirus vaccine.
Human trials are reported to have … Read more
Arsenal capitalised on shocking errors from Liverpool’s Virgil van Dijk and Alisson to beat the champions 2-1 at The Emirates on Wednesday and end their … Read more
Chelsea boosted their chances of a spot in next season’s Champions League, overcoming a slow start to beat relegated Norwich City 1-0 at Stamford Bridge … Read more
Britain faces a potentially more deadly second wave of COVID-19 in the coming winter that could kill up to 120,000 people over nine months in … Read more
Shoppers in England will have to wear face coverings in shops and supermarkets from July 24 to help reduce the risk of a new pick-up … Read more
Johnnie Walker scotch whisky will be available in plastic-free bottles from early 2021, Diageo Plc said on Monday, as the world’s biggest spirits maker ramps … Read more
Britain’s event organisers, venues and suppliers warned that about 30,000 jobs are at risk due to increased uncertainty about when trade fairs and exhibitions could … Read more
Heart scans of coronavirus patients in hospital have revealed a range of abnormalities that can disrupt the ability to pump blood and in severe cases … Read more
The interior ministers of France and Britain on Sunday signed an agreement creating a new joint police intelligence unit to combat migrant traffickers and reduce … Read more
Britons whose passports expire in the next year urged to apply for new one to prepare for post-Brexit travel
Millions of Britons whose passports are due to expire in the next year are being urged to apply for a new one now, as part … Read more
Criminals with more than a year in jail will be banned from Britain under tough new immigration rules
Foreign criminals sentenced to more than a year in jail will be banned from Britain under new immigration rules.
Priti Patel, the Home Secretary, will … Read more
Britain is urging businesses and individuals to prepare for the Dec. 31 end of the Brexit transition period with an information campaign titled: “The UK’s … Read more
Toby Alderweireld’s 81st-minute header sealed a 2-1 Premier League victory for Tottenham Hotspur against Arsenal in the first north London derby in their new stadium … Read more