Police threaten to fine pupils’ families £200 if children break ‘rule of six’

School tells parents police will FINE them £200 if their children break ‘rule of six’ while waiting to be picked up from school Pupils from St Anne’s Catholic School, Southampton, were waiting yesterday They congregated at a nearby park following the school’s early 2.25pm finish Group were approached by PCSO officers who said they were … Read more Police threaten to fine pupils’ families £200 if children break ‘rule of six’

STEPHEN GLOVER: So much for rule of law when police won’t probe a burglary…

We British are brought up to believe that our country is the freest in the world. It is supposedly the home of liberty — in contrast to more repressive nations on the other side of the Channel. In France, Italy and Spain, the police tend to be overzealous — and are widely distrusted. The State … Read more STEPHEN GLOVER: So much for rule of law when police won’t probe a burglary…

Britain DIVIDED: The Covid rule chaos driving a wedge between communities 

Thousands of Brits are facing a dilema as towns, villages and even homes are split across different ‘tiers’ of coronavirus restrictions.  An Essex woman is free to drive hundreds of miles around England, but cannot visit her neighbour on the other as her property is split across two councils with opposing restrictions.  Golfers at a … Read more Britain DIVIDED: The Covid rule chaos driving a wedge between communities 

GCHQ had a 30-year ‘whites only’ rule for hiring staff, says new book

GCHQ had a ‘colour bar’ on employees for nearly three decades, a new history of Britain’s eavesdropping agency reveals. The ban on hiring non-white staff was in place from the 1950s until as late as 1980. The revelation is made in a ‘warts-and-all’ official history of the spy agency, which also tells how ‘major mistakes’ … Read more GCHQ had a 30-year ‘whites only’ rule for hiring staff, says new book

Father-of-seven barred from pub lunch with family for ‘Rule Of Six breach’ despite living together 

Pub wrongly bars father-of-seven for ‘breaching the rule of six’ after he arrived with his girlfriend and children – despite the rules saying households of more than six people ARE allowed Daniel Gough, 39, was turned away from Baldwin Arms pub in Birmingham  He visited the pub on October 4 with his girlfriend Helen and his … Read more Father-of-seven barred from pub lunch with family for ‘Rule Of Six breach’ despite living together 

Coronavirus: Nicola Sturgeon says she won’t rule out bans on UK travel

Travel bans could be introduced to stop people coming into Scotland from coronavirus hotspots in other parts of the UK. Nicola Sturgeon yesterday confirmed that she wants to stop cross-Border travel from regions that have the highest Covid-19 rates to those with a lower prevalence. The Scottish First Minister also backed a controversial move by … Read more Coronavirus: Nicola Sturgeon says she won’t rule out bans on UK travel

Cliff Richard celebrates his 80th birthday with five friends to avoid breaking the Rule of Six 

He’s still got six appeal! Cliff Richard celebrates his 80th birthday with just five friends to avoid breaking the coronavirus Rule of Six Fans around the world congratulated Cliff Richard on his 80th birthday  But the singer did not seem to pleased to only be celebrating with five friends In a video message on his … Read more Cliff Richard celebrates his 80th birthday with five friends to avoid breaking the Rule of Six 

Coronavirus UK: Boris Johnson joked Rule of Six would be an excuse to not see in-laws at Christmas

Boris Johnson reportedly joked that the Rule of Six would mean families could escape celebrating Christmas with their in-laws as sceptical Tory MPs challenged his coronavirus strategy last night. The Prime Minister last night appeared before his party for an impromptu meeting of the 1922 Committee, the influential group of backbenchers headed by Sir Graham … Read more Coronavirus UK: Boris Johnson joked Rule of Six would be an excuse to not see in-laws at Christmas

Police fine 32 Essex University students £200 for repeatedly flouting the ‘Rule of Six’

Three East Anglia University students have been fined £10,000 each for throwing a huge house party which up to 100 people attended. The party was held at a house on Bowthorpe Road in Norwich before being broken up by officers from Norfolk Constabulary. The force said three women, one aged 19 and two aged 20, … Read more Police fine 32 Essex University students £200 for repeatedly flouting the ‘Rule of Six’

Dettol makes Rule of Six ad blunder after latest commercial features EIGHT people enjoying a meal

You’re promoting HEALTH-protecting products? Dettol makes Rule of Six ad blunder after its latest commercial breaches social distancing rules by featuring EIGHT people enjoying a meal Dettol have pulled their latest commercial that breached social distancing rules The advert featured seven adults and a child sitting down to enjoy a twilight meal Rule of Six … Read more Dettol makes Rule of Six ad blunder after latest commercial features EIGHT people enjoying a meal