Pret A Manger, the food-to-go chain, has announced plans to cut 1,000 or more jobs and close 30 stores as it wrestles with a precipitous … Read more
Britain will have to bear the consequences if it treats China as a hostile country when deciding whether to allow Huawei to be involved in … Read more
As many as 13 British universities could face financial disaster from the after-effects of the coronavirus outbreak, affecting one in 20 students in the UK … Read more
The Government has been accused of confusing holidaymakers after it emerged only 25 of the 74 destinations on their “travel corridor” list are fully accessible … Read more
Britain will invest nearly $2 billion in the arts and hopes to allow outdoor and socially distanced performances at cultural venues as it tries to … Read more
Britain’s decision to allow China’s Huawei to play a limited role in building its 5G network is not “fixed in stone” and is being reviewed … Read more
Greece is allowing direct flights from Britain on July 15, the Greek government said on Monday, as Athens tries to salvage its all-important summer tourist … Read more
Britain and the European Union need to make progress on EU financial market access given that the coronavirus crisis will make it even harder to … Read more
Britain will later impose sanctions independently for the first time on dozens of individuals accused of human rights abuses around the world.
Foreign Secretary Dominic … Read more
Tottenham Hotspur manager Jose Mourinho said it would not be the end of the world if his side failed to finish in the top six … Read more
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to begin phasing out the use of Chinese tech giant Huawei’s technology in Britain’s 5G network as soon … Read more
People relished their first pub drinks in more than three months, went to restaurants and finally got haircuts on Saturday as England took its biggest … Read more
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
Royal Dutch Shell is not ruling out moving its headquarters from the Netherlands to Britain, the oil company’s chief executive Ben van Beurden said in … Read more
Portugal’s tourism sector reacted with fury and disbelief at Britain’s decision to maintain a quarantine regime for travellers coming from Portugal despite having a higher … 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
Malta has been included in Britain’s ‘air bridge’ list of 50 countries that will be exempt from a 14-day quarantine for incoming travellers, following government-to-government … 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
Direct flights from Britain and Sweden to Greece will not be allowed until July 15, Greek authorities said, adding that they would use EU guidelines … 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
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