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Unison leader retires with blast against the Government

Unison leader retires with blast against the Government

Unison leader retires with blast against the Government

07 January 2021

Dave Prentis accuses ministers of being ‘behind the curve’ on dealing with the virus crisis.


Prison officer jailed over sexual relationship with convicted double murderer

Prison officer jailed over sexual relationship with convicted double murderer

Prison officer jailed over sexual relationship with convicted double murderer

07 January 2021

Lauren McIntyre, 32, engaged in a sexual relationship with a man serving life for the killings of his former girlfriend and their baby daughter.


Jamiroquai’s Jay Kay responds to MAGA fan comparison: I wasn’t with those freaks

Jamiroquai’s Jay Kay responds to MAGA fan comparison: I wasn’t with those freaks

Jamiroquai’s Jay Kay responds to MAGA fan comparison: I wasn’t with those freaks

07 January 2021

Social media users pointed out the singer’s resemblance to a Capitol rioter.


First World War love letters found in charity shop to be reunited with family

First World War love letters found in charity shop to be reunited with family

First World War love letters found in charity shop to be reunited with family

07 January 2021

The letters will be sent to David Bambrough after he was tracked down by users of the genealogy website Ancestry.


Streaming services help drive music industry to ‘highest revenues since 2006’

Streaming services help drive music industry to ‘highest revenues since 2006’

Streaming services help drive music industry to ‘highest revenues since 2006’

07 January 2021

The total value of the music, video and gaming industry now stands at £9.1 billion, according to the Entertainment Retailers Association.


How Trump controversies plunged social media into constant battle on free speech

How Trump controversies plunged social media into constant battle on free speech

How Trump controversies plunged social media into constant battle on free speech

07 January 2021

Platforms have faced the dilemma of balancing free speech against hate speech.


Hackers publish data stolen in Hackney Council cyber attack

Hackers publish data stolen in Hackney Council cyber attack

Hackers publish data stolen in Hackney Council cyber attack

07 January 2021

Experts said the data had been published on the dark web and was not widely available online.


Care home resident, 104, becomes one of the oldest to receive Covid-19 vaccine

Care home resident, 104, becomes one of the oldest to receive Covid-19 vaccine

Care home resident, 104, becomes one of the oldest to receive Covid-19 vaccine

07 January 2021

Joyce Birrell was given the Pfizer/BioNTech jab on Thursday.


Harry’s reputation damaged by ‘Marines snub’ newspaper article – court documents

Harry’s reputation damaged by ‘Marines snub’ newspaper article – court documents

Harry’s reputation damaged by ‘Marines snub’ newspaper article – court documents

07 January 2021

The Duke of Sussex served as an Army officer for 10 years and was twice deployed to Afghanistan.


Everyone must ‘put shoulder to the wheel’ in vaccination drive – Starmer

Everyone must ‘put shoulder to the wheel’ in vaccination drive – Starmer

Everyone must ‘put shoulder to the wheel’ in vaccination drive – Starmer

07 January 2021

The Labour leader called for more volunteers to help reach the target of vaccinating almost 14 million people by next month.


UK politicians warned after Trump ‘incites’ riots at Capitol building

UK politicians warned after Trump ‘incites’ riots at Capitol building

UK politicians warned after Trump ‘incites’ riots at Capitol building

07 January 2021

Experts on disinformation said the prospect of violence was ‘there in plain sight’ and should be a warning to politicians elsewhere.


More than 110,000 receive first coronavirus vaccination in Scotland

More than 110,000 receive first coronavirus vaccination in Scotland

More than 110,000 receive first coronavirus vaccination in Scotland

07 January 2021

It comes as Scotland recorded 78 deaths of coronavirus patients in the past 24 hours.


Ringleader closes eyes in dock as court hears container victims’ final calls

Ringleader closes eyes in dock as court hears container victims’ final calls

Ringleader closes eyes in dock as court hears container victims’ final calls

07 January 2021

A sentencing hearing is under way for those convicted in relation to the deaths of 39 migrants in a lorry container.


HMRC issues record £24m money-laundering fine

HMRC issues record £24m money-laundering fine

HMRC issues record £24m money-laundering fine

07 January 2021

MT Global breached regulations between 2017 and 2019.


Scotland records 78 more coronavirus deaths in 24 hours

Scotland records 78 more coronavirus deaths in 24 hours

Scotland records 78 more coronavirus deaths in 24 hours

07 January 2021

The death toll under the measure of people who first tested positive for the virus within the previous 28 days is now 4,779.


In Pictures: NHS staff on the front line in fight against Covid-19

In Pictures: NHS staff on the front line in fight against Covid-19

In Pictures: NHS staff on the front line in fight against Covid-19

07 January 2021

The PA news agency has been granted rare behind-the-scenes access to St George’s Hospital in Tooting, south-west London.


Home Office should consider denying Trump entry, says Scottish Justice Secretary

Home Office should consider denying Trump entry, says Scottish Justice Secretary

Home Office should consider denying Trump entry, says Scottish Justice Secretary

07 January 2021

Regulations show that the Home Secretary can deny entry to someone who ‘is not conducive to the public good’.


Surgery had not received Oxford vaccine at time of Hancock visit

Surgery had not received Oxford vaccine at time of Hancock visit

Surgery had not received Oxford vaccine at time of Hancock visit

07 January 2021

Health Secretary Matt Hancock visited a GP surgery to promote the rollout of the Oxford/AstraZeneca jab – but they had yet to receive it.


Concern over disparities in remote learning provision for pupils

Concern over disparities in remote learning provision for pupils

Concern over disparities in remote learning provision for pupils

07 January 2021

The Children’s Commissioner for England said youngsters should have daily contact with teachers.


High street woes continue as restrictions drag footfall lower

High street woes continue as restrictions drag footfall lower

High street woes continue as restrictions drag footfall lower

07 January 2021

New data showed UK footfall across UK shopping destinations decreased by 46.1% in December.


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