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Removal of dangerous cladding looks set to take another three and a half years

Removal of dangerous cladding looks set to take another three and a half years

Removal of dangerous cladding looks set to take another three and a half years

23 October 2021

At the present rate the work to make buildings safe will not be finished until seven and a half years after the Grenfell tragedy.


‘Huge opportunity’ for Labour to gain ground in manufacturing, says party donor

‘Huge opportunity’ for Labour to gain ground in manufacturing, says party donor

‘Huge opportunity’ for Labour to gain ground in manufacturing, says party donor

23 October 2021

John Mills said former Labour voters may come back to the party after the Budget.


Trees planted in Tower Hamlets green space ahead of Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

Trees planted in Tower Hamlets green space ahead of Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

Trees planted in Tower Hamlets green space ahead of Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

23 October 2021

Members of the local community helped plant 17 trees on Saturday.


Rare seal released back into wild after recovering from injuries

Rare seal released back into wild after recovering from injuries

Rare seal released back into wild after recovering from injuries

23 October 2021

Care staff hope Hispi will be able to make his way to more familiar waters.


Parents urged to book children in for Covid-19 vaccine during half-term

Parents urged to book children in for Covid-19 vaccine during half-term

Parents urged to book children in for Covid-19 vaccine during half-term

23 October 2021

Parents in England are now able to book vaccinations online for children aged between 12 and 15.


Reaching global climate deal will be tough, Cop26 president says

Reaching global climate deal will be tough, Cop26 president says

Reaching global climate deal will be tough, Cop26 president says

23 October 2021

Key polluters including China and India have yet to submit new plans for the next decade.


Young people should know more about osteoporosis, Camilla says

Young people should know more about osteoporosis, Camilla says

Young people should know more about osteoporosis, Camilla says

23 October 2021

The Duchess of Cornwall is president of the Royal Osteoporosis Society and was interviewed for World Osteoporosis Day.


Four people arrested after man, 23, dies in Hampshire stabbing

Four people arrested after man, 23, dies in Hampshire stabbing

Four people arrested after man, 23, dies in Hampshire stabbing

23 October 2021

Two other people were injured in the incident in Lymington on Friday night.


Refugee puppet Little Amal welcomed at St Paul’s Cathedral

Refugee puppet Little Amal welcomed at St Paul’s Cathedral

Refugee puppet Little Amal welcomed at St Paul’s Cathedral

23 October 2021

The 3.5-metre tall puppet climbed the cathedral steps before handing a gift to the dean.


EU negotiators head to London seeking solutions to Northern Ireland Protocol

EU negotiators head to London seeking solutions to Northern Ireland Protocol

EU negotiators head to London seeking solutions to Northern Ireland Protocol

23 October 2021

A round of talks in Brussels was ‘constructive’ but significant disagreements still remain and the two sides are still far apart.


Charles warns of ‘dangerously narrow window’ for green recovery

Charles warns of ‘dangerously narrow window’ for green recovery

Charles warns of ‘dangerously narrow window’ for green recovery

23 October 2021

The heir to the throne was addressing the Saudi Green Initiative Forum.


Government’s £500m package for families is not enough, industry leaders say

Government’s £500m package for families is not enough, industry leaders say

Government’s £500m package for families is not enough, industry leaders say

23 October 2021

Chancellor Rishi Sunak will announce a range of investments in Wednesday’s Budget to give children the ‘best possible start to life’.


First military airlifts since Kabul evacuation bring more Afghans to UK

First military airlifts since Kabul evacuation bring more Afghans to UK

First military airlifts since Kabul evacuation bring more Afghans to UK

23 October 2021

The Ministry of Defence said further flights were planned.


Covid-19 Government adviser fearful of another ‘lockdown Christmas’

Covid-19 Government adviser fearful of another ‘lockdown Christmas’

Covid-19 Government adviser fearful of another ‘lockdown Christmas’

23 October 2021

The warning comes after the Prime Minister resisted calls from health leaders for tighter restrictions despite rising levels of infections.


Dorries pledges online safety reforms following killing of Sir David Amess

Dorries pledges online safety reforms following killing of Sir David Amess

Dorries pledges online safety reforms following killing of Sir David Amess

23 October 2021

The Culture Secretary said the killing highlighted the threats faced by people in the public eye.


What the papers say – October 23

What the papers say – October 23

What the papers say – October 23

23 October 2021

The papers largely carry pictures of Alec Baldwin following a fatal incident on a film set.


Rishi Sunak to announce £3 billion of investment into skills and education

Rishi Sunak to announce £3 billion of investment into skills and education

Rishi Sunak to announce £3 billion of investment into skills and education

23 October 2021

The Chancellor said the cash will build on the Government’s plan for jobs.


Former vaccine chief returns to NHS in renewed drive to deliver booster jabs

Former vaccine chief returns to NHS in renewed drive to deliver booster jabs

Former vaccine chief returns to NHS in renewed drive to deliver booster jabs

22 October 2021

Dr Emily Lawson had been seconded to No 10’s delivery unit.


New veterans fund will invest in cutting-edge research for treatments

New veterans fund will invest in cutting-edge research for treatments

New veterans fund will invest in cutting-edge research for treatments

22 October 2021

Chancellor Rishi Sunak is expected to announce £5 million towards the new fund.


Hundreds of thousands of families to benefit from £500m Government package

Hundreds of thousands of families to benefit from £500m Government package

Hundreds of thousands of families to benefit from £500m Government package

22 October 2021

Chancellor Rishi Sunak will announce a range of investments to give children the ‘best possible start to life at Wednesday’s Budget


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