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How England’s latest Covid numbers compare with the first lockdown

How England’s latest Covid numbers compare with the first lockdown

How England’s latest Covid numbers compare with the first lockdown

02 November 2020

The nationwide data masks some notable regional variations.


Motorists rescued from flood water after heavy rain

Motorists rescued from flood water after heavy rain

Motorists rescued from flood water after heavy rain

02 November 2020

Storms on Sunday night caused travel disruption and left parts of Yorkshire under water.


Johnny Depp libel case loss ‘immensely damaging’ to his career – lawyer

Johnny Depp libel case loss ‘immensely damaging’ to his career – lawyer

Johnny Depp libel case loss ‘immensely damaging’ to his career – lawyer

02 November 2020

Mark Stephens said the case was ‘ill-advised’.


Johnny Depp no longer just ‘pantomime villain’ after ruling, says PR expert

Johnny Depp no longer just ‘pantomime villain’ after ruling, says PR expert

Johnny Depp no longer just ‘pantomime villain’ after ruling, says PR expert

02 November 2020

PR expert Mark Borkowski said the case was ‘one of the biggest showbiz fails for a long time’.


Container deaths trial halted over Covid fears for a second time

Container deaths trial halted over Covid fears for a second time

Container deaths trial halted over Covid fears for a second time

02 November 2020

One juror was absent from the Old Bailey after her sister tested positive for coronavirus on Saturday.


Religious leaders not consulted over provisions for second national lockdown

Religious leaders not consulted over provisions for second national lockdown

Religious leaders not consulted over provisions for second national lockdown

02 November 2020

Justin Welby, Stephen Cottrell and Sarah Mullally have written to the Government to emphasise the ‘critical role’ that Churches play in the community.


Half of drivers had cut mileage even before new lockdown, survey suggests

Half of drivers had cut mileage even before new lockdown, survey suggests

Half of drivers had cut mileage even before new lockdown, survey suggests

02 November 2020

A survey of more than 16,000 motorists conducted in mid-October indicated that 50% were driving less than before the pandemic.


Questions raised over speech by vaccine taskforce chair to investors

Questions raised over speech by vaccine taskforce chair to investors

Questions raised over speech by vaccine taskforce chair to investors

02 November 2020

Kate Bingham is married to Conservative minister Jesse Norman.


Sharma suggests rapid tests could be route out of coronavirus crisis

Sharma suggests rapid tests could be route out of coronavirus crisis

Sharma suggests rapid tests could be route out of coronavirus crisis

02 November 2020

Business Secretary Alok Sharma said he was “sorry” a second lockdown in England was necessary.


Johnny Depp assaulted Amber Heard on dozen occasions, High Court rules

Johnny Depp assaulted Amber Heard on dozen occasions, High Court rules

Johnny Depp assaulted Amber Heard on dozen occasions, High Court rules

02 November 2020

Mr Justice Nicol dismissed the Pirates Of The Caribbean star’s libel claim, saying NGN had proved what was in the article to be ‘substantially true’.


Tory MP Chloe Smith discloses breast cancer diagnosis

Tory MP Chloe Smith discloses breast cancer diagnosis

Tory MP Chloe Smith discloses breast cancer diagnosis

02 November 2020

The constitution and devolution minister stressed the need to “check for lumps and see your GP without delay”.


Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe trial in Iran adjourned, says MP

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe trial in Iran adjourned, says MP

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe trial in Iran adjourned, says MP

02 November 2020

Mrs Zaghari-Ratcliffe is now back under house arrest at her parents’ home in Tehran, with no date for the next court hearing.


Joanna Lumley: Exploding bombs at sea ‘completely nuts’ and harmful to whales

Joanna Lumley: Exploding bombs at sea ‘completely nuts’ and harmful to whales

Joanna Lumley: Exploding bombs at sea ‘completely nuts’ and harmful to whales

02 November 2020

There are believed to be about 100,000 tonnes of explosives left in Britain’s seas, with some of the wartime relics weighing up to half a tonne.


‘This too shall pass’: Mental health tips for lockdown two

‘This too shall pass’: Mental health tips for lockdown two

‘This too shall pass’: Mental health tips for lockdown two

02 November 2020

People have been given tips to help manage during the second lockdown.


Teachers call for school closures amid warnings of longer lockdown

Teachers call for school closures amid warnings of longer lockdown

Teachers call for school closures amid warnings of longer lockdown

02 November 2020

More than 150,000 school staff have backed the National Education Union’s campaign to close schools and colleges in England.


Pub owners and campaigners criticise ‘nonsensical’ restrictions on takeaway beer

Pub owners and campaigners criticise ‘nonsensical’ restrictions on takeaway beer

Pub owners and campaigners criticise ‘nonsensical’ restrictions on takeaway beer

02 November 2020

Under new regulations coming into effect on Thursday, pubs will not be able to serve takeaway alcohol – as was permitted during the first lockdown.


CBI chief warns of ‘bleak’ winter for businesses due to impact of lockdown

CBI chief warns of ‘bleak’ winter for businesses due to impact of lockdown

CBI chief warns of ‘bleak’ winter for businesses due to impact of lockdown

02 November 2020

Dame Carolyn Fairbairn said it would be ‘unconscionable’ to add a no-deal Brexit to effects of the coronavirus crisis.


Drakeford: Wales will respect ‘bargain’ with public to end lockdown next week

Drakeford: Wales will respect ‘bargain’ with public to end lockdown next week

Drakeford: Wales will respect ‘bargain’ with public to end lockdown next week

02 November 2020

Wales has been living under a 17-day fire-break lockdown since October 23.


Timeline of Johnny Depp and Amber Heard’s relationship

Timeline of Johnny Depp and Amber Heard’s relationship

Timeline of Johnny Depp and Amber Heard’s relationship

02 November 2020

The couple met around 2011 and split in 2016.


Johnny Depp loses libel case against The Sun over ‘wife beater’ article

Johnny Depp loses libel case against The Sun over ‘wife beater’ article

Johnny Depp loses libel case against The Sun over ‘wife beater’ article

02 November 2020

The biggest English libel trial of the 21st century garnered worldwide attention as it unfolded.


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