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Constable sacked for scanning 7p carrots barcode for £10 doughnuts

A Police Constable who scanned a 7p barcode for carrots to pay for a £9.95 box of Krispy Kreme doughnuts has lost...

London and Liverpool in Tier 2, Birmingham and Manchester in Tier 3

London and Liverpool will be placed in Tier 2 of England's new system of COVID-19 restrictions, but Birmingham and Manchester will be...

Prisoner who was in contact with Manchester Arena bomber to be released

Abdalraouf Abdallah, A convicted terrorist facilitator, has refused to cooperate with the official inquiry into the Manchester Arena attack

I’m A Celebrity ‘investigated by police’ over bushtucker trials

BBC Springwatch presenter and Welsh naturalist Iolo Williams and the RSPCA have criticised I'm A Celebrity for its use of animals

COVID-19 pandemic hands EasyJet its first ever annual loss of £1.27bn

EasyJet reports a surge in bookings on the back of positive vaccine coronavirus developments after a disastrous 2019-20 EasyJet...

St John Ambulance to train volunteers for COVID-19 vaccine

Thousands of other volunteers in the UK could be used in patient-facing roles, such as St John Ambulance first aiders and patient...

Rishi Sunak considers tax for every mile driven on Britain’s roads

Rishi Sunak considers plan to tax motorists for every mile they drive to fill £40bn fuel tax loss left by an early...

BioNTech founder says UK could get first vaccines next month

BioNTech Professor, Ugur Sahin, has said that life could return to normal in the UK, Europe and US by "the middle of...

Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer blasts ‘pathetic’ Number 10 infighting

Sir Keir Starmer, has called upon Number 10 to "pull yourselves together" following signs of a bitter power struggle in cabinet

Chancellor considers capital gains tax increase to pay for pandemic debt

A report finds that £14bn could be raised by increasing capital gains tax rates to bring them in line with income tax

Professor Van Tam reassures Britons over vaccine safety

England's deputy chief medical officer, Professor Van Tam, stresses that "standards are no lower just because this is a public health emergency"

Pandemic widens regional inequalities in Northern England, study finds

A study has found that 57.7 more people per 100,000 have died in northern England than elsewhere in the nation between March...

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Constable sacked for scanning 7p carrots barcode for £10 doughnuts

A Police Constable who scanned a 7p barcode for carrots to pay for a £9.95 box of Krispy Kreme doughnuts has lost...

London and Liverpool in Tier 2, Birmingham and Manchester in Tier 3

London and Liverpool will be placed in Tier 2 of England's new system of COVID-19 restrictions, but Birmingham and Manchester will be...

Prisoner who was in contact with Manchester Arena bomber to be released

Abdalraouf Abdallah, A convicted terrorist facilitator, has refused to cooperate with the official inquiry into the Manchester Arena attack