March 27, 2020

Iceland boss tells people to ignore advice and go to supermarkets

“I’d actually urge the opposite of the PM, in that, if you are healthy, not in a vulnerable category and adhere to social distancing guidelines, please do shop in store, but make sure you shop responsibly.”
March 27, 2020

Firefighters will deliver food and medicine and retrieve bodies

They will also drive ambulances
March 27, 2020

300 killed, 1,000 ill after trying fake coronavirus cure in Iran

Stories about fake remedies for coronavirus have spread across social media
March 27, 2020

Sports Direct boss Mike Ashley ‘deeply apologetic’ for virus blunders

Retail tycoon Mike Ashley says he is "deeply apologetic" following a series of mistakes in his company's handling of the coronavirus outbreak.
March 27, 2020

Billions set aside to help the UK economy – now comes the hard part

Three giant financial support packages pulled together in just nine days: the economic challenge momentous; the pace of work in Whitehall exhausting; the sums of money staggering.
March 27, 2020

‘June? Seriously?’ – Self-employed urge financial aid to be given sooner

The chancellor is being urged to speed up his £9bn coronavirus bailout for the self-employed, amid fears that waiting until June for handouts could cause serious hardship.
March 27, 2020

Britons told not to move house in another blow to UK property market

Britons are being told not to move house during the coronavirus outbreak to avoid breaking the rules on social distancing, in another huge blow to the UK property market.
March 27, 2020

What it’s really like for musicians performing online gigs due to coronavirus

Some of Wales’ favourite musicians tell us how they’ve been affected by the coronavirus outbreak