A Royal Navy medic has said taking part in the mass Covid-19 vaccination drive has been her âproudest momentâ..
Britain should not try to edit or censor its past, the Communities secretary, Robin Jenrick has said.
Health Secretary Matt Hancock said the UK is ânearly on the home straightâ as 324,000 doses of coronavirus vaccines were administered in the space of 24 hours..
All travel corridors will be scrapped from Monday in an attempt to curb coronavirus cases, the Government has announced. The new measures come after a travel ban was announced on arrivals from South America, Portugal and Cape Verde due to the emergence of a new variant in Brazil..
A Scottish Conservative candidate for the Holyrood election has been suspended by the party after claiming âfatâ food bank users are âfar from starvingâ. Craig Ross, the Tory candidate for Glasgow Pollok, also expressed scepticism about the UK Government listening to campaigning footballer Marcus Rashford about food poverty and feeding hungry children..
The Supreme Court has âsubstantially allowedâ an appeal brought by the Financial Conduct Authority in a landmark Â£1.2 billion legal battle over businessesâ ability to claim on insurance for coronavirus-related disruption. The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) last year brought a test case, which could affect around 370,000 businesses, over the wording of business interruption insurance policies, which some insurers argued did not cover the Covid-19 pandemic..
The number of Covid-19 infections across England is falling as a whole, with the reproductive rate â the R â below 1 in some regions, University of Cambridge researchers have said. The Medical Research Council (MRC) Biostatistics Unit Covid-19 Working Group said the current estimate of the daily number of new infections occurring across England is 60,200..
Andy Murrayâs participation at the Australian Open is in doubt after he tested positive for coronavirus. The former world number one was due to travel to Australia on one of the 18 charter flights laid on by tournament organisers but is still isolating at home..