October 9, 2020

Joe Wicks is made an MBE in Queen’s Birthday Honours list

The Body Coach, who became the UK's PE teacher leading live 30-minute sessions every day during lockdown, said being made an MBE was like a 'dream come true'
October 9, 2020

Heroes of the lockdown star in Queen’s Birthday Honours list

Those who have helped the nation through the coronavirus crisis are recognised
October 9, 2020

Boris Johnson to outline new coronavirus restrictions for England on Monday

The details are much-anticipated, with the Prime Minister's chief strategic adviser writing in a letter that it is 'very likely' the north of England will face tougher restrictions
October 9, 2020

Euromillions and Thunderball results for jackpot draw on Friday, October 9

The winning Euromillions numbers and Thunderball for Friday night's draw are here
October 9, 2020

A couple bought a house for £130,000 and say it is now worthless

They say their home is valued at £0 because of problems with the building work which does not meet regulations
October 9, 2020

The pension, tax, furlough and other changes and deadlines this month

This is what you need to know
October 9, 2020

Student halls to go into lockdown after 40 test positive for Covid

All 300 students in The Courtrooms accommodation in the city centre have been told to remain in their flats
October 9, 2020

Spain declares state of emergency in virus-hit Madrid

Capital's 14-day infection rate of 563 coronavirus cases per 100,000 residents is more than twice Spain’s national average of 256
October 9, 2020

Expansion of Job Support Scheme is pre-empting winter of local lockdowns

Throughout the pandemic the chancellor has been consistent on one key point. He's always said "not every job and not every business" could be saved.
October 9, 2020

Furlough extended for six months for any business closed in lockdown

The Government will pay part of the salary of employees whose companies have to close their doors
October 9, 2020

Bitcoin: the UK and US are clamping down on crypto trading – here’s why it’s not yet a big deal

In quick succession, UK has banned certain crypto derivatives trading and the owners of leading exchange BitMex have been indicted on criminal charges.
October 9, 2020

Vue screens advisers as COVID-19 deepens cinema crisis

Vue International, one of Britain's biggest cinema operators, has called in City advisers to help see it through the biggest financial crisis in the industry's history.