January 25, 2021

Moderna coronavirus vaccine effective against new variants

Jab produced neutralising antibodies against all key emerging variants
January 25, 2021

HMRC confirms deadline for no self-assessment late filing penalty

'We recognise the immense pressure that many people are facing in these unprecedented times'
January 25, 2021

Government not ruling out £1k one-off Universal Credit boost

Prime Minister’s official spokesman says no decisions have yet been made on what support to offer once
January 25, 2021

What next as all Debenhams, Topshop and Miss Selfridge set to close

The deals could see every branch of every chain close
January 25, 2021

Loads of couples have split up over the heating

Does your other half's thermostat-twiddling get you down? You're not alone
January 25, 2021

Warning your Barclaycard payments could rise from tomorrow

Minimum repayments are going up to help get people out of debt
January 25, 2021

Deadlier strain of Covid ‘serious turn for the worse’ says scientist

There are indications the mutation causes more fatalities, and spreads more easily
January 25, 2021

Surge in shopper numbers blamed on ‘lockdown fatigue’

The number of shoppers heading out to retail destinations across the UK surged by 9% last week, according to research which claimed "lockdown fatigue" as a factor.
January 25, 2021

Downing Street backtracks on easing lockdown before February 15

Number 10 said Mr Johnson did not mean lockdown rules could be eased early
January 25, 2021

Health Secretary Matt Hancock to give coronavirus update today

The announcement is expected at 5pm today
January 25, 2021

Vegan ‘dairy’ products face EU ban from using milk cartons and yoghurt pots – and UK could be next

Oatly and Flora are fronting a petition to stop the EU getting even tougher on their packaging.
January 25, 2021

Minister walks off GMB interview after ‘insulting’ Piers comment

Therese Coffey had just given obesity and old age as two reasons for a high Covid death rate in the UK