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Holidaymakers warned of long queues for Covid checks when crossing borders

Holidaymakers warned of long queues for Covid checks when crossing borders

Holidaymakers warned of long queues for Covid checks when crossing borders

09 July 2021

Transport Secretary Grant Shapps warned that people should ‘expect more disruption than usual’ due to coronavirus-related inspections.


Kyle Walker is an ‘inspiration’ to students, say his former teachers

Kyle Walker is an ‘inspiration’ to students, say his former teachers

Kyle Walker is an ‘inspiration’ to students, say his former teachers

09 July 2021

Staff at High Storrs School, in Sheffield, say the England full-back developed into a ‘well-rounded, committed, exceptional sportsman’.


Two arrests after deaths of teenagers in separate London stabbings

Two arrests after deaths of teenagers in separate London stabbings

Two arrests after deaths of teenagers in separate London stabbings

09 July 2021

Police said the families of both victims are being supported by specially trained officers.


Southgate’s socially conscious England players forge fresh links with fans

Southgate’s socially conscious England players forge fresh links with fans

Southgate’s socially conscious England players forge fresh links with fans

09 July 2021

Squad members including Marcus Rashford, Raheem Sterling, Tyrone Mings and Jordan Henderson have been credited for their contributions to society.


Indoor reopening drives economic rebound in May but growth stalls

Indoor reopening drives economic rebound in May but growth stalls

Indoor reopening drives economic rebound in May but growth stalls

09 July 2021

The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said gross domestic product (GDP) grew by 0.8% in May, as it slowed from a 2.3% rise in April.


Yorkshire-born players driving England’s journey to Euro 2020 final, stats show

Yorkshire-born players driving England’s journey to Euro 2020 final, stats show

Yorkshire-born players driving England’s journey to Euro 2020 final, stats show

09 July 2021

Four players born in the county have provided the spine of Gareth Southgate’s side in the six games leading to the Euro 2020 final.


What the papers say – July 9

What the papers say – July 9

What the papers say – July 9

09 July 2021

Anticipation of Sunday’s Euro 2020 final features among Friday’s front pages.


China rebukes UK threat for political boycott of Beijing Winter Olympics

China rebukes UK threat for political boycott of Beijing Winter Olympics

China rebukes UK threat for political boycott of Beijing Winter Olympics

09 July 2021

The city will host the Winter games in 2022.


Counting begins in Dublin Bay South by-election

Counting begins in Dublin Bay South by-election

Counting begins in Dublin Bay South by-election

09 July 2021

Work to tally the votes began at 9am on Friday.


Who are the wives and partners of England’s football team?

Who are the wives and partners of England’s football team?

Who are the wives and partners of England’s football team?

09 July 2021

The partners will be cheering on the England men’s football team in the Euro 2020 final this Sunday.


EastEnders’ Shaun Williamson ‘couldn’t believe reaction’ to Sweet Caroline

EastEnders’ Shaun Williamson ‘couldn’t believe reaction’ to Sweet Caroline

EastEnders’ Shaun Williamson ‘couldn’t believe reaction’ to Sweet Caroline

09 July 2021

The former soap star performed the song for fans ahead of England’s clash with Denmark.


Travel firms see spike in amber list bookings following quarantine announcement

Travel firms see spike in amber list bookings following quarantine announcement

Travel firms see spike in amber list bookings following quarantine announcement

09 July 2021

Thomas Cook said web traffic doubled in the moments after the announcement, and has only grown since.


Prime Minister under pressure to grant bank holiday if England win Euros

Prime Minister under pressure to grant bank holiday if England win Euros

Prime Minister under pressure to grant bank holiday if England win Euros

08 July 2021

More than 300,000 people have signed the petition on Parliament’s website.


Sunak looks forward to staff returning to workplaces as Covid restrictions ease

Sunak looks forward to staff returning to workplaces as Covid restrictions ease

Sunak looks forward to staff returning to workplaces as Covid restrictions ease

08 July 2021

Chancellor Rishi Sunak said being in the workplace was ‘really important’, especially for younger staff.


Fans celebrating Euros ‘may have been an important factor in rising Covid cases’

Fans celebrating Euros ‘may have been an important factor in rising Covid cases’

Fans celebrating Euros ‘may have been an important factor in rising Covid cases’

08 July 2021

Data from England, Scotland and Wales shows an ‘obvious surge’ in case numbers starting around 10 days after the first games, according to an expert.


Man held on suspicion of murder after teenager stabbed to death in south London

Man held on suspicion of murder after teenager stabbed to death in south London

Man held on suspicion of murder after teenager stabbed to death in south London

08 July 2021

The boy, who has been named as 16 year-old Keane Flynn-Harling, was discovered suffering from stab injuries on Monday night in Lambeth.


Laser pen incident during Euro semi-final not yet a police matter, Met confirms

Laser pen incident during Euro semi-final not yet a police matter, Met confirms

Laser pen incident during Euro semi-final not yet a police matter, Met confirms

08 July 2021

A laser shone in Denmark keeper Kasper Schmeichel’s face before he saved Harry Kane’s penalty in extra-time.


Charles confesses watching England play is ‘too much for the nerves’

Charles confesses watching England play is ‘too much for the nerves’

Charles confesses watching England play is ‘too much for the nerves’

08 July 2021

England Manager Gareth Southgate has been an ambassador for Charles’s Prince’s Trust for more than 15 years.


NHS system didn’t listen to patients who came to harm, says Theresa May

NHS system didn’t listen to patients who came to harm, says Theresa May

NHS system didn’t listen to patients who came to harm, says Theresa May

08 July 2021

The Government has not fully responded to Baroness Cumberlege’s report a year after its release.


Starmer hears NI parties’ concerns about implementation of Brexit

Starmer hears NI parties’ concerns about implementation of Brexit

Starmer hears NI parties’ concerns about implementation of Brexit

08 July 2021

The Labour leader met with the five main parties in Northern Ireland at Stormont during two days of official engagements in the region.


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