SIR PATRICK VALLANCE: 'ROOM FOR IMPROVEMENT' IN TEST AND TRACE

Chief scientific adviser Sir Patrick Vallance says there is 'room for improvement' in test and trace.

COVID: NHS TEST AND TRACE NEEDS TO IMPROVE, PM CONCEDES

Boris Johnson says he shares people's frustrations at the turnaround times for results in England.

 
 
 

TOM WATSON ON GIVING FREE HOLIDAY MEALS TO CHILDREN

The former Labour deputy leader thinks the government “might have to concede” on free meals for children in school holidays.

COVID: COMMUNITY SCHEME LAUNCHES TO HELP AT RISK GROUPS

The plan is part of a government report into the disproportionate effect of Covid on ethnic minorities.

 
 
 

CORONAVIRUS: LABOUR CHALLENGES CHANCELLOR TO APOLOGISE FOR LOST JOBS

Labour's shadow chancellor asks Rishi Sunak why he didn't act earlier in supporting tier two regions.

ANDY BURNHAM'S PROFILE SHOWS SUCCESS OF NEW MAYORS, SAYS GEORGE OSBORNE

But the Greater Manchester mayor says England has "devolution in name but not in reality".

 
 
 

CORONAVIRUS: CHANCELLOR SUNAK ANNOUNCES MORE SUPPORT FOR JOBS

Chancellor Rishi Sunak unveils more support for jobs and workers affected by Covid restrictions.

COVID RULES: PEOPLE SHOULD 'INFORM THEMSELVES', SAYS MINISTER

The policing minister says residents in England have a "duty" to look up the rules in their area.

 
 
 

NEW GOVERNMENT COVID SCHEME TO PAY UP TO HALF OF WAGES

Chancellor Rishi Sunak increases support for firms and workers as lockdown restrictions spread.

LABOUR MP MUST APOLOGISE FOR LETTER TO CONSTITUENTS

Dr Rosina Allin-Khan was found to have broken the rules over the use of Commons stationery.

 
 
 

CONSERVATIVE MP QUITS GOVERNMENT JOB OVER FREE SCHOOL MEALS

Caroline Ansell has resigned after voting for a Labour plan to offer free school meals in the holidays.

BREXIT: UK TO BAN MORE EU CITIZENS WITH CRIMINAL RECORDS

From January, EU citizens sentenced to more than a year in prison will be barred.

 
 
 

CHANCELLOR EXPECTED TO INCREASE TIER 2 JOBS SUPPORT

The chancellor is expected to give more help to workers in areas under tier two rules.

HEALTH MINISTER ISOLATING AFTER COVID APP ALERT

Robin Swann has no symptoms and will only require a test if he develops coronavirus symptoms.

 
 
 

TRANSPORT FOR WALES RAIL SERVICES 'SET TO BE NATIONALISED'

Opposition politicians demand answers over the future of rail services in Wales.

ANGELA RAYNER APOLOGISES AFTER "SCUM" REMARK IN COMMONS

Labour's deputy leader made the comment while Tory MP Chris Clarkson spoke on coronavirus restrictions.

 
 
 

SADIQ KHAN ON BORIS JOHNSON'S TFL 'BANKRUPT' CLAIM

The Mayor of London is “not willing to accept” extending the capital's congestion change, “regressive” council tax hikes and fare rises...

DAVID STARKEY: POLICE END INVESTIGATION INTO INTERVIEW WITH DARREN GRIMES

Historian Dr David Starkey gave a controversial YouTube interview about slavery to Darren Grimes.

 
 
 

BREXIT: UK 'READY TO WELCOME EU' TO CONTINUE TRADE TALKS

The two chief negotiators for a post-Brexit trade deal spoke on the phone earlier on Wednesday.

CORONAVIRUS: 'SOCIAL MEDIA WAS A POSITIVE IN LOCKDOWN'

Tatyana tells a committee how being online in quarantine helped her share her body image message.

 
 
 



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