Covid UK: Lockdown ease may SLOW if cases spike, says SAGE adviser

Dr Mike Tildesley warned the Government may delay lockdown easing plans Boris Johnson may have to delay plans to ease lockdown restrictions if coronavirus cases start to spike, a Sage adviser warned today. Dr Mike Tildesley, who was behind one of the gloomy forecasts that warned tens of thousands of Britons could die if No10 … Read more

Boris Johnson may have to ease lockdown SLOWER if Covid cases spike, warns top SAGE adviser

Dr Mike Tildesley warned the Government may delay lockdown easing plans Boris Johnson may have to delay plans to ease lockdown restrictions if coronavirus cases start to spike, a Sage adviser warned today. Dr Mike Tildesley, who was behind one of the gloomy forecasts that warned tens of thousands of Britons could die if No10 … Read more

Artist puts model of Margaret Thatcher’s HEAD on spike in Grantham

A statue of Margaret Thatcher’s severed head on a spike has been erected at the site where a £300,000 bronze figure could one day stand in The Iron Lady’s home town. Art teacher Mark Robla, 34, used the cover of darkness to hoist up his carved plaster version of the former Prime Minister in Grantham, … Read more

Will making saw huge spike in 2020: we explain how to write yours

The number of Britons making financial plans for after they die saw a huge increase in 2020, according to an online will-writing company .  Farewill said that it helped 267 per cent more people make online and telephone wills in 2020 than in 2019. The biggest increase was among under-35s, it said, with a 300 … Read more

Financial compensation bill to hit £1bn after a spike in failed firms

Investors could face higher bills after compensation bill for victims of mis-selling and collapsed firms tops £1bn By Rachel Rickard Straus For The Mail On Sunday Published: 11:46 GMT, 14 February 2021 | Updated: 11:46 GMT, 14 February 2021 Savers and investors face higher product and advice charges this year as a result of a … Read more

Only four areas saw a spike in Covid infection rates during first week of February, figures reveal

Only four areas in England saw a spike in Covid infection rates during the first week of February, official figures revealed today. All key metrics now indicate that England is well past the peak, with the number of Covid patients being admitted to hospital dropping to its lowest level so far this year and in … Read more

Coronavirus UK: Call for probe into spike in care home deaths

Campaigners have ramped up their demands for a public inquiry into Britain’s care home Covid crisis because deaths are still spiralling.  Coronavirus fatalities in care homes have hit the highest levels since May, official figures revealed yesterday. More than 2,500 residents had the virus mentioned on their death certificates in England and Wales over the seven days … Read more

Covid-19 is blamed for spike in AVALANCHE deaths

Covid-19 has been blamed for a spike in avalanche deaths, with experts saying skiers are going off-piste to avoid crowds and ignoring warnings because they are sick of following coronavirus rules. So far this winter, 14 people have died as a result of avalanche accidents in Switzerland, including eight people over the last weekend alone. … Read more

Cody Simpson imitates Rhys Ifans’ iconic character Spike from the movie Notting Hill

Cody Simpson imitates Rhys Ifans’ iconic character Spike from the movie Notting Hill… and wears a VERY naughty T-shirt By Demeter Stamell For Daily Mail Australia Published: 05:57 GMT, 11 January 2021 | Updated: 05:58 GMT, 11 January 2021 Proving he’s a man of many talents, Cody Simpson showed off his acting chops in a … Read more

Apple App Store grossed $64 billion last year as lockdown saw sales spike over 25 percent from 2019

Apple’s App Store generated a record $64 billion in revenue last year as coronavirus lockdowns saw sales shoot up more than 25 percent from 2019 Analysts estimate gross sales from the amount Apple paid to developers  Paid apps earning rose 28 percent compared to a mere 3.1 percent in 2019 Google Play only grossed $38.6 billion, … Read more