January 12, 2021

Boris bike ride ruled legal as police say rules need clarifying

He has faced criticism for not taking exercise closer to home
January 12, 2021

New Covid travel test rules should be time-limited, airlines demand

Latest regulation is in addition to existing quarantine rules that force passengers arriving in the UK to isolate for 10 days
January 12, 2021

COVID lockdowns: spring will see finances hit as economic impact kicks in

The UK would not be surprising if pressure mounted for the government to engage in wholesale reform of the social security system. It's largely an inadequate buffer from shocks on household finances.
January 12, 2021

Asda, Tesco, Morrisons and Sainsbury’s update lockdown shopping rules

The Co-op is also making changes
January 12, 2021

Sonic boom heard across much of England as ‘mighty bang’ reported

Some people even said it made their house shake
January 12, 2021

Live as Home Secretary makes announcement on lockdown laws

There are fears the lockdown rules could be made tougher
January 12, 2021

Tesco brings in new lockdown rule with ban on people not wearing masks

There will be additional security to enforce the change
January 12, 2021

Twitter suspends 70,000 accounts after Capitol riot

The suspensions mean some Twitter users will lose followers, in some cases by the thousands
January 12, 2021

More deaths in England and Wales than at any time since 1918

The number of deaths in 2020 came close to the number of deaths during the Spanish Flu
January 12, 2021

Bestway eyes £700m bid to swallow dentistry giant IDH

Bestway, the family-owned conglomerate best known for its cash-and-carry operations, is plotting a surprise £700m takeover of one of Britain’s largest dentistry chains.
January 12, 2021

Government ‘to look at’ prioritising shop workers for COVID vaccine

The government will look "very carefully" at prioritising shop workers - as well as teachers and police officers - for COVID vaccines, Health Secretary Matt Hancock has told MPs.
January 12, 2021

Four-day week: how workplaces can successfully establish it

How can businesses overcome institutional hurdles to transitioning to a four-day week?