August 13, 2020

New coronavirus tracing app to be launched in England on Thursday

An initial version tested on the Isle of Wight was ditched by the Government in June over accuracy issues,
August 13, 2020

Major study suggests millions in UK have had Covid-19

The official tally is 315,546 - but the research shows it could be more than 10-times higher than that
August 13, 2020

US maintains tariffs in EU trade fight but postpones hikes

The United States has held off on a threat to expand a 16-year old trade fight with the European Union over trade subsidies.
August 13, 2020

Broadband misery: 5 million people affected by outages in last year

'Losing that vital link with the outside world is no minor inconvenience'
August 13, 2020

Wi-Fi warning: UK heatwave could BREAK your broadband but there’s a simple way to fix it

IF YOUR broadband speeds have come grinding to a halt in recent days, there could be a simple explanation and an even easier fix. Here's how the heat could be slowing your Wi-Fi connection.
August 13, 2020

Dementia diet – the best type of vegetable to protect against Alzheimer’s

DEMENTIA symptoms include memory loss, difficulty concentrating, and having slower thoughts. But, you could lower your risk of developing Alzheimer's disease signs by adding more leafy green vegetables to your diet. Should you change the foods you eat ...
August 12, 2020

£90m insurance payout for COVID-19 death claims at pandemic’s peak

Insurance firms are set to have paid out £90m in coronavirus death claims to grieving families at the height of the pandemic, the industry has revealed.
August 12, 2020

Fears over dog smuggling as lockdown puppy prices rise by up to 89%

Prices for the UK's most desirable dog breeds have reached record levels as some sellers exploit the demand for puppies during lockdown, a study has found.
August 12, 2020

Just Eat Takeaway.com to create ‘thousands’ of jobs in UK

Thousands of jobs are to be created in the UK by food delivery giant Just Eat Takeaway.com, its boss had told Sky News.
August 12, 2020

New Zealand frustrated with slow pace of UK trade talks

'It’s like coming into an Ashes contest when you haven’t played for 30 years'
August 12, 2020

Dr Martens pay back furlough cash as growth continues despite Covid

Boss of the boot retailer says it is 'morally right' to return the money
August 12, 2020

Twickenham portrait is pitch perfect to celebrate Rugby Union restart

Artwork features Harlequins player, Joe Marler; Saracens’ Maro Itoje, as well as Sale Sharks’ Rugby World Cup winner Faf de Klerk