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More flight cancellations and delays expected in wake of global IT outage

More flight cancellations and delays expected in wake of global IT outage

More flight cancellations and delays expected in wake of global IT outage

19 July 2024

Some 167 flights scheduled to depart UK airports were axed on Friday.


Tom Tugendhat gets backing from two top Tories for party leadership

Tom Tugendhat gets backing from two top Tories for party leadership

Tom Tugendhat gets backing from two top Tories for party leadership

19 July 2024

Damian Green and Steve Baker, who are from different wings of the party, have endorsed Mr Tugendhat.


Independent MP says ‘potential death threat’ meant he missed Gaza announcement

Independent MP says ‘potential death threat’ meant he missed Gaza announcement

Independent MP says ‘potential death threat’ meant he missed Gaza announcement

19 July 2024

Shockat Adam, who put Gaza at the forefront of his campaign, has explained why he was away from Parliament on Friday.


Man in his 80s arrested on suspicion of murdering elderly woman

Man in his 80s arrested on suspicion of murdering elderly woman

Man in his 80s arrested on suspicion of murdering elderly woman

19 July 2024

Officers were called on Friday morning to Raebun Avenue, Tolworth, in Kingston, where a woman, aged in her 80s, was pronounced dead at the scene.


Temperatures to drop after hottest day of the year

Temperatures to drop after hottest day of the year

Temperatures to drop after hottest day of the year

19 July 2024

The mercury reached 31.9C at St James’ Park, central London, on Friday making it the warmest recorded day of 2024.


Fire breaks out after protest at Dublin factory earmarked for asylum seekers

Fire breaks out after protest at Dublin factory earmarked for asylum seekers

Fire breaks out after protest at Dublin factory earmarked for asylum seekers

19 July 2024

The former Crown Paints factory in Coolock in north Dublin witnessed violent disorder this week.


Strikes to go ahead after workers reject revised pay offer from Cosla

Strikes to go ahead after workers reject revised pay offer from Cosla

Strikes to go ahead after workers reject revised pay offer from Cosla

19 July 2024

Unison said Cosla has ‘not moved one iota’ since it was advised about possible strike action.


Whitehall cleaners and security guards suspend strike after fresh pay offer

Whitehall cleaners and security guards suspend strike after fresh pay offer

Whitehall cleaners and security guards suspend strike after fresh pay offer

19 July 2024

The workers at the Department for Energy Security and Net Zero were due to commence industrial action on Monday.


Social media discussion of suicides by trans people ‘insensitive and dangerous’

Social media discussion of suicides by trans people ‘insensitive and dangerous’

Social media discussion of suicides by trans people ‘insensitive and dangerous’

19 July 2024

Data on suicides and gender dysphoria patients was reviewed at the Health Secretary’s request after claims made on Twitter.


IT outage impacts two-thirds of GP practices in Northern Ireland

IT outage impacts two-thirds of GP practices in Northern Ireland

IT outage impacts two-thirds of GP practices in Northern Ireland

19 July 2024

The outage has hit industries across the world.


UK’s most expensive footballer Enzo Fernandez facing driving ban

UK’s most expensive footballer Enzo Fernandez facing driving ban

UK’s most expensive footballer Enzo Fernandez facing driving ban

19 July 2024

The Chelsea FC star was convicted of failing to identify the driver of a Porsche Cayenne.


Paula Vennells ‘slavishly maintained Horizon was robust but knew of faults’

Paula Vennells ‘slavishly maintained Horizon was robust but knew of faults’

Paula Vennells ‘slavishly maintained Horizon was robust but knew of faults’

19 July 2024

Dame Moya Greene said she believed Ms Vennells knew about faults in the Post Office system.


Anne continues gradual return to public engagements with hospital visit

Anne continues gradual return to public engagements with hospital visit

Anne continues gradual return to public engagements with hospital visit

19 July 2024

The Princess Royal visited Worcester to officially open a new NHS emergency department.


Relatives of women who died with herpes after childbirth suing NHS trust

Relatives of women who died with herpes after childbirth suing NHS trust

Relatives of women who died with herpes after childbirth suing NHS trust

19 July 2024

Kimberley Sampson and Samantha Mulcahy died in 2018 after having Caesarean sections at hospitals in Kent.


Starmer condemns ‘despicable’ sentence of US reporter Gershkovich in Russia

Starmer condemns ‘despicable’ sentence of US reporter Gershkovich in Russia

Starmer condemns ‘despicable’ sentence of US reporter Gershkovich in Russia

19 July 2024

The Prime Minister said the jailing underscored Moscow’s ‘utter contempt for media freedom’.


Four in 10 Tory MPs now on front bench as Sunak makes more appointments

Four in 10 Tory MPs now on front bench as Sunak makes more appointments

Four in 10 Tory MPs now on front bench as Sunak makes more appointments

19 July 2024

Rishi Sunak announced more interim appointments to the Conservative front bench on Friday.


Gatwick latest airport to secure injunction against activists amid protest fear

Gatwick latest airport to secure injunction against activists amid protest fear

Gatwick latest airport to secure injunction against activists amid protest fear

19 July 2024

A number of airports have been granted court orders in recent weeks to prevent protesters trespassing on their land.


31-year-old man charged over fatal dog attack

31-year-old man charged over fatal dog attack

31-year-old man charged over fatal dog attack

19 July 2024

James Trimble-Pettit will appear in court in September charged with two counts linked to the death of Ian Price.


Hottest day of the year recorded as temperature soars to 31.9C

Hottest day of the year recorded as temperature soars to 31.9C

Hottest day of the year recorded as temperature soars to 31.9C

19 July 2024

Things will begin to cool down over the weekend, forecasters say.


Air passengers told to go home if flight cancelled following global IT outage

Air passengers told to go home if flight cancelled following global IT outage

Air passengers told to go home if flight cancelled following global IT outage

19 July 2024

More than 160 UK flights have been axed and many more were delayed following the technical glitch.


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