How Britain could REGRET bringing in Australian-style Covid quarantines

What are the new rules for UK arrivals? All of the travel corridors were scrapped yesterday, so arrivals from every destination will need to self-isolate for ten days, or receive a negative result from a Covid-19 test taken at least five days after they enter the UK.  Do I need to get a negative test … Read more How Britain could REGRET bringing in Australian-style Covid quarantines

Britain manages 220,000 coronavirus vaccines in Sunday slowdown, early figures show

Britain managed to dish out 220,000 coronavirus vaccinations on Sunday, as the pace of the drive slackened.  Early figures show England vaccinated 199,202 yesterday, while a further 11,519 were done in Scotland and 6,838 in Wales. There was no data for Northern Ireland.   These numbers are preliminary and will be updated by the Department of … Read more Britain manages 220,000 coronavirus vaccines in Sunday slowdown, early figures show

Ex-MI6 chief Sir Richard Dearlove ‘shocked’ at not being asked about Britain using Huawei technology

A former MI6 chief has revealed his shock at not being consulted about the decision to introduce Huawei technology in Britain.  Sir Richard Dearlove, head of MI6 from 1999 to 2004, said he and other members of the security services were ‘intensely shocked’ when they heard that the original Huawei deal went through.   BT notified … Read more Ex-MI6 chief Sir Richard Dearlove ‘shocked’ at not being asked about Britain using Huawei technology

Fresh misery for flood-hit communities following Storm Christoph as blizzards sweep into Britain

Flood-hit communities swamped by a month’s worth of rain from Storm Christoph were warned to brace for fresh misery last night as a big freeze is set to grip the country today. Forecasters said -7C blizzard conditions would hit many areas as a blast of Arctic air swept towards Britain after last week’s storm that … Read more Fresh misery for flood-hit communities following Storm Christoph as blizzards sweep into Britain

Milly Dowler’s killer Levi Bellfield ‘offered Covid jab before most of the rest of Britain’

Milly Dowler’s killer Levi Bellfield has reportedly been offered the coronavirus jab Milly Dowler’s killer Levi Bellfield has reportedly been offered the coronavirus jab at his high-security prison, while millions of ordinary Britons wait for theirs. Bellfield, 52, was found guilty of the murder of 13-year-old Milly in 2011.  He was also convicted of the … Read more Milly Dowler’s killer Levi Bellfield ‘offered Covid jab before most of the rest of Britain’

DR ELLIE CANNON: What it’s like helping Britain to jab its way to freedom

Hallelujah! In a single word, Christine, 79, summed up the mood of the nation. Considering I’d just jabbed her in the arm with a hypodermic needle, it’s not the reaction I expected, but in this case it was warranted. Because that needle delivered her first dose of the Covid vaccine, and this jab means so … Read more DR ELLIE CANNON: What it’s like helping Britain to jab its way to freedom

Britain delivers another 480,000 Covid-19 vaccines in a day

Britain has delivered a record 480,000 Covid jabs in a day, meaning it is on track to his the Government’s target of 15 million first doses by February 15 if supplies hold up and the current rate is maintained. Data up to Friday reveals a total of 6,329,968 vaccines have now been given in the … Read more Britain delivers another 480,000 Covid-19 vaccines in a day

Met Office issues new warning for Sunday as -10C big freeze grips Britain

A -10C big freeze is set to grip the country with Britons bracing for a six-inch blanket of snow – as parts of England bask in a layer of the white stuff that fell overnight.  Storm Christoph – which battered the country with a month’s worth of rain in less than 48 hours this week – … Read more Met Office issues new warning for Sunday as -10C big freeze grips Britain

Britain suffers 813 coronavirus hospital deaths – decrease of 10% on last Saturday

Britain has suffered 813 coronavirus hospital deaths after the government was accused of ‘scaremongering’ over a claim the Kent variant was 30 per cent more deadly. The figure was a decrease of ten per cent on last Saturday’s 904 hospital deaths as experts today played down fears a UK variant of the coronavirus is more deadly … Read more Britain suffers 813 coronavirus hospital deaths – decrease of 10% on last Saturday

Pound on retreat as Britain heads for double-dip recession

Sterling falls as third national lockdown triggers largest decline in business activity since May – leaving Britain facing double-dip recession By Hugo Duncan for the Daily Mail Published: 21:58 GMT, 22 January 2021 | Updated: 21:58 GMT, 22 January 2021 Sterling fell yesterday as the third national lockdown triggered the largest decline in business activity … Read more Pound on retreat as Britain heads for double-dip recession