September 24, 2021

The benefits you’re entitled to if you’re a single parent

It can be worrying if you're a lone parent - but there is help available
September 24, 2021

Temporary visas expected to allow foreign HGV drivers to help alleviate petrol queues

The government has cleared the way for a visa change that will allow thousands of lorry drivers to drive in the UK.
September 24, 2021

No 10 on brink of U-turn to plug gap in petrol driver shortages

Downing Street is on the brink of a U-turn which will allow overseas HGV drivers to plug the gaps causing emergency shortages, Sky News understands.
September 24, 2021

Did Boris Johnson ask Brazil for food?

The UK's shortage crisis has taken another embarrassing turn, as President Bolsonaro claims Boris Johnson asked him for emergency food.
September 24, 2021

Latest UK news evening headlines: Ten days to save Christmas, UK to bake this weekend and shock Doctor Who return

Driving test examiners have voted to go on strike
September 24, 2021

Cardiff revealed as the UK’s least safest city to live – see full list

The Welsh capital was closely followed by London and Birmingham - with four in ten Birmingham residents installing CCTV and alarms at home due to crime fears
September 24, 2021

Why the UK’s ambitious plans for a trade deal with the US have been shelved

Joe Biden seems to have little appetite for closer economic ties.
September 24, 2021

Ten days to save Christmas retailers warn Government

British Retail Consortium says HGV driver shortage will cause 'significant disruption' to festive preparations
September 24, 2021

Sabina Nessa murder: Five unanswered questions about the hunt for her killer

The public is being encouraged to share CCTV images of an unidentified man and a silver car possibly involved with the murder of 28-year-old schoolteacher, Sabina Nessa.
September 24, 2021

Why is Tesco pledging net zero emissions by 2050? Supermarket giant makes commitment ahead of Cop26

The retailer has also committed to a Group-wide net zero target by 2035 for its own activities
September 24, 2021

Dover port blockade sparks scramble for new Insulate Britain injunction

Previous injunction only covered M25
September 24, 2021

Dog owners face unlimited fines if caught with a banned breed – and their pet could be killed

Those who own a banned dog could even be sent to prison for up to six months