Rishi Sunak urges PM to relax UK travel rules to boost economy report
on 01/08/2021 at 6:55 am
The Chancellor has warned Boris Johnson that the UKâ€™s travel restrictions are â€œout of stepâ€� with its international rivals as he pushes for holiday rules to be relaxed, according to reports..
One in five planning to make staff redundant as furlough tapers off
on 01/08/2021 at 5:45 am
Extra training is required to deal with the â€œmany thousandsâ€� of redundancies being predicted as furlough support tapers off, the British Chamber of Commerce has said..
Food delivery and taxi hailing firms to offer Covid jab linked incentives
on 01/08/2021 at 5:40 am
Food delivery and taxi-hailing companies are to offer discounted rides and meals for customers who get a Covid-19 jab to help boost vaccine uptake, the Government has announced..
Duncan Scott takes record for most medals at an Olympics by a British athlete
on 01/08/2021 at 5:00 am
Duncan Scott has become the first British athlete to win four medals at a single Olympics..
Emma Wilson bags windsurfing bronze medal for Great Britain
on 31/07/2021 at 9:55 am
A quarter of a century after her mother came up agonisingly short in her final Olympic regatta, Emma Wilson confirmed a windsurfing bronze medal for Great Britain in Enoshima..
Canada warns of fourth wave of coronavirus by end of summer
on 31/07/2021 at 8:20 am
Canadaâ€™s chief public health officer said that the country could face a fourth wave of Covid-19, driven by the Delta variant, by the end of summer if restrictions are eased too quickly and before enough people have been vaccinated..
Team effort as GB quartets grab golds in swimming and triathlon relays
on 31/07/2021 at 7:00 am
Adam Peatyâ€™s partner said she was in tears after watching the British quartet win gold in the 4x100m medley relay..
Health workers urged to reject NHS 3 pay offer
on 30/07/2021 at 4:40 pm
A health workers union is to recommend rejection of the Governmentâ€™s 3% pay deal and will have â€œno hesitationâ€� in supporting members if they want to take industrial action..
UK should match US commitment to resettle Afghan interpreters
on 30/07/2021 at 2:50 pm
Sir Keir Starmer has urged the Government to follow the lead of the US by speeding up efforts to resettle Afghan interpreters who supported British forces..
24 year old pleads guilty to Chris Whitty assault
on 30/07/2021 at 2:45 pm
A 24-year-old man has admitted assaulting Englandâ€™s chief medical officer Professor Chris Whitty in a central London park..