Boris Johnson to visit Scotland despite Nicola Sturgeon warningThu, 28 Jan 2021 00:52:04 GMT
The PM will use the trip to argue the Covid response illustrates the strengths of the UK working together.
Covid: 'Virus going in right direction but not fast enough'Thu, 28 Jan 2021 01:16:29 GMT
Coronavirus infections are still at very high levels in many regions, a study estimates.
Nursery top-up fees probe prompts England-wide warningThu, 28 Jan 2021 01:17:16 GMT
Ombudsman urges councils to ensure parents are not wrongly charged for free nursery places
UK car production tumbles to 'worst in a generation'Thu, 28 Jan 2021 00:04:35 GMT
Output tumbled almost 30% last year as Covid forced factory closures and a fall in consumer demand.
Covid: Social workers 'braced for tsunami of needs' after lockdownThu, 28 Jan 2021 00:37:08 GMT
Many worry about their capacity to protect the vulnerable if workloads increase further, a union warns.
Covid: Black over-80s 'half as likely' to have been vaccinatedThu, 28 Jan 2021 00:43:22 GMT
A unique study of millions of patient records identifies "substantial" differences in vaccine coverage.
Pricey broadband 'locks poorest out' of key servicesThu, 28 Jan 2021 01:47:23 GMT
One in six UK households struggles to afford broadband, a poll by Citizens Advice suggests.
Free anthology of black authors to be given to all primary schools in EnglandThu, 28 Jan 2021 03:26:13 GMT
The initiative will provide a copy of the collection to all primary schools in England.
Covid: English schools could return 8 March 'at the earliest' - PMWed, 27 Jan 2021 21:17:00 GMT
The PM sets the date he hopes England's lockdown will begin to ease, but warns of a "perilous situation".
Coronavirus: EU demands UK-made AstraZeneca vaccine dosesWed, 27 Jan 2021 21:16:17 GMT
The bloc says UK plants are obliged to help make up for possible shortfalls in EU production.