Cleaners, porters and office staff working for the NHS in the UK were “super-spreaders” of coronavirus within hospitals, according to initial results from a national … Read more
The crisis in hospitality will cost the economy £73bn this year, experts warned as battered pubs and restaurants prepare to reopen on Saturday.
A combination … Read more
Pubs in England reopen on Saturday for the first time since late March, bringing cheer to drinkers and the industry but fears of public disorder … Read more
Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon criticised the British government on Friday for “shambolic” decision making on opening up to international travel but said it was … Read more
Boris Johnson has said gyms will be able to reopen in a “couple of weeks”.
Speaking on LBC on Friday, the prime minister also vowed … Read more
The historic slump across British businesses levelled off last month as some of the economy reopened following an easing of the coronavirus lockdown, a business … Read more
Britons would strongly back a second lockdown if coronavirus cases spike, according to a new poll for Sky News which reveals the country’s ongoing caution … Read more
Britain must stick up for the people of Hong Kong, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Friday.
“We have to stick up for our friends … Read more
Travel insurance policies will adapt to include provisions that allow travel overseas to selected countries under newly relaxed quarantine rules, British transport minister Grant Shapps … Read more
Boris Johnson has said the UK is “very much through the worst” of the coronavirus pandemic, but warned: “Let’s not blow it now, folks.”
Speaking … Read more
Passengers arriving into England from the United States will not be exempted from quarantine rules, Britain’s transport minister Grant Shapps said on Friday.
Asked whether … Read more
Britain’s government said it will lift its COVID-19 quarantine requirement for people arriving in England from countries including Germany, France, Spain and Italy from July … Read more
Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, felt “unprotected” by the British royal family while she was pregnant with her son Archie, according to London High Court … Read more
Paul McCartney, Ed Sheeran and The Rolling Stones were among some 1,500 musicians who called on Thursday for the British government to help the live … Read more
Trading in the reopened stores of the British fast fashion chain Primark has been encouraging but the prolonged lockdown means the retailer’s full-year profit is … Read more
China said on Thursday that Britain would bear all consequences for any move it took to offer Hong Kong citizens a path to settlement in … Read more
The British government will effectively ditch its air bridge plans and simply end the quarantine rules for those arriving from 75 countries so that people … Read more
A British employers group demanded immediate action from finance minister Rishi Sunak after a record deterioration in business in the April-June period.
The British Chambers … Read more
The Queen and US President Donald Trump have spoken on the telephone, ahead of US Independence Day on Saturday.
It is not known how long … Read more
The British government will set out its plans for air bridges later this week that will allow people to go on holiday to certain countries … Read more
The UK is embroiled in a diplomatic row with Portugal over quarantine, as its home affairs minister denied it is high risk, and claimed … Read more
Leicester to be told it must stay in current lockdown for extra two weeks after spike in COVID-19cases
Government officials have recommended the current lockdown measures remain in force in the city of Leicester for an extra two weeks as restrictions are eased … Read more
Scientists have warned that the country remains “on a knife edge” and should observe “constant vigilance” to prevent a second wave of coronavirus cases as … Read more
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday Britons were significantly fatter than people in most of the rest of Europe, admitting he had lost … Read more
More than quarter of a million cancer sufferers have been struggling with panic and anxiety attacks during lockdown and are now facing new fears about … Read more
Draw for the semi-finals of the FA Cup made on Sunday:
Manchester United v Chelsea
Arsenal v Manchester City
Matches will be played at Wembley … Read more
Kevin de Bruyne’s first-half penalty and a superb strike by Raheem Sterling after the break earned holders Manchester City a comfortable 2-0 win away at … Read more
Substitute Daniel Ceballos fired Arsenal into the FA Cup semi-finals with a stoppage-time goal that sealed a 2-1 win over Sheffield United at Bramall Lane … Read more
A new television drama will portray Boris Johnson’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic.
The project will be helmed by Michael Winterbottom, the filmmaker behind hits … Read more
A survey issued in the UK shows that most parents do not want to go back to living how things were previous the outbreak of … Read more
Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson sent a text message to congratulate old rival Kenny Dalglish after Liverpool ended their 30-year wait for a top-flight … Read more
A handout photo made available by the Ministry of Defence (MOD) shows the RAF Red Arrows (RAFAT) Red Arrows flew over RAF Leeming in North … Read more
The British government is considering imposing a lockdown in the city of Leicester after a surge of coronavirus cases there, the Sunday Times newspaper … Read more
Wolverhampton Wanderers boosted their Champions League qualification hopes with a 1-0 West Midlands derby win at Aston Villa on Saturday as Leander Dendoncker grabbed a … Read more
Captain Harry Maguire fired Manchester United into the semi-finals of the FA Cup with a winner deep into extra-time against 10-man Norwich City at Carrow … Read more
British low-cost airline easyJet said it strengthened its finances by $255 million through the sale and leaseback of six A320neo aircraft with leasing firm SMBC … Read more
Photos made available by the Ministry of Defence (MOD)’s Joint Air Delivery Test and Evaluation Unit show the ZZ336, the Prime Minister’s Voyager, landing and … Read more
British police officers were attacked while attempting to disperse an illegal party overnight in west London, the second such incident in two days.
As Britain … Read more
Britain is working on a plan to relax its quarantine for international travellers with some countries where there is a lower risk of contracting the … Read more
A swan whose unborn children were killed when a group of teenage boys smashed her nest with bricks has died of a “broken heart”.
The … Read more
The death toll in the United Kingdom has risen by 149 while the number of daily cases have gone back above 1,000.
The official death … Read more