February 7, 2021

Derby-based company to produce 20 million rapid result coronavirus tests

A diagnostics company in Derby has become the first British manufacturer to supply COVID-19 tests to the government.
February 7, 2021

Consortium threatens to red card £1.4bn Serie A deal

A private equity consortium is threatening to abandon a £1.4bn deal to shake up Italian football's broadcast rights amid uncertainty over the intentions of some of the league's top clubs.
February 7, 2021

Tesco leads retail charge for ‘Amazon tax’ to create level playing field

Tesco and a string of other retailers have united to demand a "level playing field" in the tax system as the coronavirus pandemic wreaks havoc on high street jobs.
February 7, 2021

Sunak ‘considering Amazon tax’ to claw back pandemic borrowing

Amazon and other major internet retailers could be hit with a new online sales tax to help the UK pay its debts after extensive borrowing during the pandemic.
February 7, 2021

Vaccine priority list: When will people over 65 get the Covid vaccine?

COVID vaccines are being distributed in the UK based on the priority list set out by the JCVI, so when will people aged 65 and over get the Covid vaccine?
February 7, 2021

Whopping sums houses in Charles Dickens novels such as Great Expectations are worth today

CHARLES DICKENS novels are known for their detail and host of interesting characters, with the great novelist often making the homes characters in themselves. From Miss Havisham's grand mansion in Great Expectations to Tiny Tim's modest abode in A Chri...
February 7, 2021

How to live longer: As little as 15 minutes of daily activity could add on three years

HOW TO live longer: One key to longevity is to move your body. Daily exercise has a multitude of health benefits - no wonder it can help you live longer. Could doing as little as 15 minutes really add years onto your life?
February 7, 2021

Sheridan Smith weight loss: How did actress and presenter lose two stone in just 14 weeks?

SHERIDAN SMITH is best-known for playing characters in popular British sitcoms, such as The Royle Family and Gavin & Stacey. But she has also been seen on our screens in recent years talking about her physical and mental health, including her weight lo...
February 7, 2021

M&S brings back popular Christmas sandwich – much to shoppers’ delight

MARKS AND SPENCER has announced their famous turkey sandwich is back in stores now. Usually available only at Christmas, the retailer has decided to re-launch the sandwich due to it being so popular.
February 7, 2021

Windows 10 update will delete your old browser and install Microsoft Edge without asking

MICROSOFT has confirmed plans to automatically uninstall its old web browser from your Windows 10 computer with an upcoming update, installing the all-new version of Microsoft Edge if you haven't already got a copy on your hard-drive. Here's how it's g...
February 7, 2021

Amber weather warnings of snow issued for south-east England

It will feel 'bitterly cold' as the strong easterly winds from Ukraine and the Black Sea area spill across the UK on Sunday
February 7, 2021

Martin Lewis: Most ‘efficient’ way to heat homes – should you keep heating on low all day?

MARTIN LEWIS has advised Britons on whether it is cheaper to have the heating on low all day, or to switch it on and off as needed. The money saving expert shared which of the two options is more "efficient".