Leicestershire towns to enter local lockdown for the second time as cases spike – Channel 4 News

The Prime Minister is in Downing Street this weekend looking at imposing another lockdown in England after warning that the UK was ‘now seeing a second wave’. In today’s developments 4,422 new coronavirus cases have been confirmed, that’s the highest figure since the beginning of May. Another 27 people have died after testing positive, taking […]

Labour news: Keir Starmer torn apart by Sky’s Sophy Ridge over ‘unrealistic’ COVID demands | Politics | News

Labour leader Keir Starmer warned of a “flood” of school closures unless pupils were able to get the tests they needed. His call came amid reports that 350 schools in England and Wales were forced to close completely or to send children home last week following positive COVID-19 tests. But presenter Sophy Ridge labelled his […]

Coronavirus UK: Boris Johnson under pressure to impose national restrictions

Boris Johnson has been urged to impose national restrictions to control the spread of coronavirus (Picture: PA) Boris Johnson is reportedly spending the weekend considering whether to impose national lockdown restrictions after scientists and opposition leaders urged him to ‘act now’. The PM admitted yesterday that the UK was seeing a second wave and that […]