Popular holiday destinations could be reopened to British tourists this summer on a tiered system 

Traffic light plan to get us flying again: Popular holiday destinations could be reopened to British tourists this summer on a tiered system British tourists could visit low-risk countries on holiday from this summer  Plans set to go before Government propose a tiered systems grading countries They also aim to gradually phaseout need to quarantine … Read more

Portugal and the Spanish islands will welcome British holidaymakers from May

Portugal and the Spanish islands will welcome British holidaymakers from May – but only to those who have had the vaccine or tested negative for Covid Portugal’s tourism minister hopes to allow travel again with testing and vaccines It comes after Cyprus announced it would accept vaccinated Brits from May 1 UK government sources insisted … Read more

Number of far-right extremists in British jails soars to record levels

Increased police investigations into far-right extremism have now seen the prison population swell to them making up a fifth of terrorists currently behind bars. New figures from the Home Office show of the 209 terrorism offenders behind bars, 42 of them are classified as holding extreme rightwing views. It is a growth of 18 per … Read more

Secret diary of Bletchley spy chief tells of moment the US and British special relationship was born

The ‘Ys’ are coming! Secret 1941 diary of pioneering Bletchley spy chief tells of moment the special relationship was born as US stepped in to help British codebreakers during WWII Alastair Denniston recorded first visit of US cryptographers to Bletchley Park Commander was working with Alan Turing to crack German Enigma code in 1941 The … Read more

Cyprus throws open its borders to British holidaymakers

Cyprus has announced that it will throw open its borders to British holidaymakers who have been fully vaccinated from May 1. Inoculated Britons will be free to enter the country without needing to have a negative Covid test or quarantine, the Cypriot tourism ministry said on Thursday.  Officials are looking into ways for Britons to … Read more

Great British Bake Off judge Prue Leith would ban CAKE from schools in bid to tackle obesity 

Great British Bake Off judge Prue Leith would ban CAKE from schools in bid to tackle obesity Prue Leith says she would ban pupils eating in school apart from school meals The Bake Off judge says children won’t eat a full lunch if they bring in junk food She hit out at parents offering their … Read more

British teacher is jailed and sentenced to be caned for molesting three-year-old girl in Singapore 

British teacher is jailed and sentenced to be caned for molesting three-year-old girl in Singapore Richard Christopher Monks, 29, admitted to molesting a three-year-old girl  He was caught lifting up dress of the victim and touching her inappropriately  The abuse came to light when the girl expressed reluctance to go to class  He was sentenced … Read more

British nursing hopefuls are turned away as NHS recruits migrants, think-tank claims 

British nursing hopefuls are turned away as NHS recruits migrants, think-tank claims During 2020 pandemic, 23,000 UK applicants for nursing courses turned down  Since 2010, more than half of 650,000 UK applicants were turned away 3 out of 10 nurses who joined the NHS since 2018 were from foreign countries  By Steve Doughty Social Affairs … Read more

British Airways launches rapid Covid-19 test kits that cost just £33

British Airways launches rapid Covid-19 test kits that cost just £33 and can be used anywhere in the world – and MailOnline gets a result from one within 30 minutes The tests are by Government-approved firm Qured and available across the UK The results are emailed shortly after a video consultation with a health advisor … Read more

British Airways launches rapid Covid-19 test kits that cost just £33

British Airways launches rapid Covid-19 test kits that cost just £33 and can be used anywhere in the world – and MailOnline gets a result from one within 30 minutes The tests are by Government-approved firm Qured and available across the UK The results are emailed shortly after a video consultation with a health advisor … Read more