Is Scotland allowing people from England to visit? The Holiday Guru answers travellers’ questions

Is Scotland allowing people from England to visit and can Britons fly to Bulgaria in August? The Holiday Guru answers travellers’ questions By Daily Mail Reporter Published: 09:30 BST, 20 April 2021 | Updated: 09:30 BST, 20 April 2021 The Holiday Guru is always on hand to answer your questions. The topics tackled this week … Read more

Bank of England chief economist Andy Haldane to leave central bank

Surprise exit: Bank of England chief economist Andy Haldane to leave central bank after over 30 years Haldane will step down at the Monetary Policy Committee meeting in June He’ll be the new CEO of the Royal Society for Arts, Manufactures and Commerce He had been reappointed for a new three-year term as an MPC … Read more

Why CAN Wales ease lockdown quicker if England can’t?

Pressure is building on No10 to accelerate its roadmap out of lockdown in England after Wales announced Covid restrictions would be lifted ahead of schedule.  Two households will be able to meet indoors on May 3 rather than May 10 because of ‘improvements’ in the public health situation and the vaccination roll-out, Welsh First Minister … Read more

Covid cases in England rise by 10% in a week with 160,000 people now infected

Covid cases in England rise by 10% in a week with 160,000 people now infected – but ONS says data shows the outbreak is ‘level’ and has barely changed since mid-March Office for National Statistics data showed an estimated 140,000 people had the virus in the previous week But statisticians said the rise was nothing … Read more

Deaths are falling quickest in over-80s in England and Wales, ONS statistics show

Over-80s Covid deaths have fallen by more than 90 per cent since the peak of the second wave in England and Wales, official figures revealed today in another promising sign the vaccines roll-out is beating the virus. Office for National Statistics data showed 379 fatalities were linked to the virus in this age group in … Read more

Covid lockdown England: Use of face masks in classrooms could continue until the end of 2021

Face coverings in secondary school classrooms could remain in place until the end of the year after the Government came under pressure not to ‘rush into’ removing the mask mandate from five major unions.  Officials at the Department for Education (DfE) said secondary pupils in England should wear masks when they return to school for … Read more

England bowler Jofra Archer hits out at Bangladeshi author over Moeen Ali ISIS claim

‘No-one is laughing… delete it’: England’s Jofra Archer hits out at Bangladeshi author who bizarrely tweeted that ‘Moeen Ali would have gone to Syria to join ISIS’ if he was not a cricketer Bangladeshi author Taslima Nasreen posted an extraordinary tweet saying England all-rounder Moeen Ali would have joined ISIS if not for cricket Moeen’s … Read more

Tens of millions of pints are being delivered to pubs in England ahead of ‘Alfresco April’

Barrels of fun! Tens of millions of pints are being delivered to pubs in England ahead of ‘Alfresco April’ when boozers open their gardens on Glorious 12th Pubs across Britain are receiving tens of millions of pints ready for drinkers Breweries are working around the clock to prepare for start of Alfresco April More than … Read more

Business owners in England counting days until re-opening

Business owners in England counting down the days until they can re-open on April 12: Karen Hall is expecting to be busy in her boutique By Sarah Bridge, Financial Mail on Sunday Published: 21:52 BST, 3 April 2021 | Updated: 21:52 BST, 3 April 2021 Business owners in England are counting down the days until … Read more

Coronavirus: Number of people getting Covid each day in England falls 13% in a week to 2,800

Number of people getting Covid each day in England falls 13% in a week to 2,800 as expert behind app tracking outbreak says country is in a ‘good position’ because impact of schools opening was ‘very small’ Professor Tim Spector, a King’s College London epidemiologist, said the app’s figures were ‘positive news’ Covid Symptom Study … Read more