Politics > People

London coronavirus spike could see locals shut inside M25 as UK nears ‘tipping point'

London coronavirus spike could see locals shut inside M25 as UK nears ‘tipping point'

1 day ago   |   Daily Express

MILLIONS of people over the age of 50 could be ordered to stay at home to help ward off a second nationwide coronavirus lockdown.
Read more ...

Ofsted chief calls for a more can-do approach to primaries reopening

2 days ago   |   The Guardian

Amanda Spielman says people are ‘perhaps more frightened than they need to be' about children returning to school Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage...
Read more ...

Local lockdowns are dispiriting - but there are reasons to be hopeful about the battle against Coronavirus

3 days ago   |   Conservative Home

On Thursday evening, Matt Hancock posted a series of Tweets that sent the UK into disarray. He wrote that the Government had “seen an increasing rate of transmission in parts...
Read more ...

Calls for action against MP who said Muslims and BAME people 'not taking virus seriously'

3 days ago   |   Herald Scotland   |   2 articles

THE CONSERVATIVES are facing pressure to act after an MP said Muslims and BAME people were not taking the threat of coronavirus seriously enough.
Read more ...

Don't cross border! Sturgeon says people in northern England should STAY THERE after spike

Don't cross border! Sturgeon says people in northern England should STAY THERE after spike

3 days ago   |   Daily Express   |   2 articles

PEOPLE living in Northern England are being advised to avoid travel to Scotland after introducing new lockdown restrictions after a spike in coronavirus cases.
Read more ...

Matt Hancock defends last-minute northern coronavirus lockdown

3 days ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

UK health secretary's late-night announcement provokes ire across political spectrum Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Matt Hancock has defended...
Read more ...

Michelle Lowe: Local government has an important role in helping us beat obesity

4 days ago   |   Conservative Home

Michelle Lowe contested Coventry South at the General Election last year and is the former Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Housing & Health at Sevenoaks District...
Read more ...

Universal Credit 'failing millions of people', say peers

4 days ago   |   BBC

Lords blame the design of the benefit payment for "soaring rent arrears and use of food banks".
Read more ...

Daniel Pryor: Letting asylum seekers work is common-sense Conservatism

4 days ago   |   Conservative Home

Daniel Pryor is Head of Programmes at the Adam Smith Institute. Just over a year ago, former Home Secretary Sajid Javid told Parliament that “it is time for reform” of the...
Read more ...

Government rejects calls to make 'spiralling' pet theft a crime

4 days ago   |   BBC

The justice secretary says pet theft is already illegal after 250,000 people call for a new law.
Read more ...


Register you to post on News Times

Free Registration

London second wave: Sadiq Khan orders Boris Johnson to STOP plan to ‘seal...

London second wave: Sadiq Khan orders Boris Johnson to STOP plan to ‘seal off London'

Sadiq Khan has ordered Boris Johnson not to seal off London in a angry letter in which he complains of not being informed of the Government's plans. Read more ...

Tory MP will not be suspended after he is arrested on suspicion of rape

Tory MP will not be suspended after he is arrested on suspicion of rape

A TORY MP arrested on suspicion of rape will not be suspended from the Conservative Party while police investigate. Read more ...

Nicola Sturgeon forced to make U-turn over ‘ludicrous' decision to change...

Nicola Sturgeon forced to make U-turn over ‘ludicrous' decision to change electoral rules

NICOLA Sturgeon's party has been forced to make a U-turn on a "ludicrous" decision to bar a sitting male SNP politician from seeking re-election and having an all-women... Read more ...

Brexit LIVE: Japan to seal free-trade deal with UK - minister arrives in...

Brexit LIVE: Japan to seal free-trade deal with UK - minister arrives in London tomorrow

BORIS JOHNSON will host Japan's Foreign Minister this week as the two country's attempt to thrash out a post-Brexit trade deal. Read more ...

Barnier sends stark warning of disruption when UK quits EU after December 31

Barnier sends stark warning of disruption when UK quits EU after December 31

MICHEL BARNIER has issued a stark warning to European businesses for them to prepare for "inevitable changes" after the end of the Brexit transition period. Read more ...

Brexit warning: Government urges companies to stockpile medicine for...

Brexit warning: Government urges companies to stockpile medicine for important reason

THE GOVERNMENT has warned pharmaceutical companies in the UK to stockpile six weeks' worth of drugs in preparation for the end of the Brexit transition period in December. Read more ...

Nicola Sturgeon and Boris Johnson's rift to erupt as Scots lose £4billion...

Nicola Sturgeon and Boris Johnson's rift to erupt as Scots lose £4billion over Brexit

HOLYROOD and Westminster are drifting further apart after a new report revealed Brexit cost Scotland nearly £4billion, Express.co.uk has learnt. Read more ...

SNP ‘made wrong decision' barring MPs from standing unless they resign, says...

SNP ‘made wrong decision' barring MPs from standing unless they resign, says ex-leader

A SENIOR SNP ally to Nicola Sturgeon has expressed "disappointment" at a party decision to ban sitting SNP MPs from standing for Holyrood unless they resign. Read more ...

Senior SNP ally turns on Nicola Sturgeon's rules on banning Scottish...

Senior SNP ally turns on Nicola Sturgeon's rules on banning Scottish independence marches

AN SNP chief turned against Nicola Sturgeon's position on indy campaigning and called for supporters of Scottish independence to march on the streets. Read more ...

Brussels FINALLY understands Boris Johnson won't compromise to seal Brexit deal

Brussels FINALLY understands Boris Johnson won't compromise to seal Brexit deal

EUROPEAN UNION chiefs have discovered what it's like to come up against an unflappable British Prime Minister once again. Read more ...