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Arrests after 16-year-old girl’s unexplained death in South Wales

Two men have been arrested after the unexplained death of a teenager in South Wales.The 16-year-old girl died after an incident in Treorchy, ...
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‘Pitiful’ and a ‘kick in the teeth’: Unions and Labour slam recommended 1% pay rise for NHS staff

A recommended 1% pay rise for NHS staff has been called "pitiful and bitterly disappointing" by nursing union leaders who said the government was ...
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Prince Philip had ‘successful’ heart procedure and will stay in hospital ‘for number of days’

Prince Philip has had a "successful procedure" for a pre-existing heart condition.Buckingham Palace said: "The Duke of Edinburgh yesterday underw...
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Corporation tax rise and threshold freeze as Sunak vows ‘fairer’ UK in COVID victims’ memory

The chancellor has vowed to build a "fairer" country in memory of those who have died during the coronavirus pandemic.In an unprecedented Downing ...
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Hunt for mystery person infected with Brazil variant narrows to 379 households

The hunt for an unidentified person who tested positive for the Brazil variant of coronavirus has narrowed to 379 households in southeast England, ...
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PM offers Britain’s stadiums for all of the European Championship with eyes on 2030 World Cup bid

The prime minister has offered Britain's stadiums for the whole European Championship while eyeing a bid for the 2030 World Cup.The tournament was ...
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Prince Philip transferred to St Bart’s hospital for further tests and treatment

Prince Philip has been moved to a different hospital where he will continue to be treated for an infection and undergo further tests.The Duke of ...
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Brazil COVID ‘variant of concern’ discovered in UK, health officials say

The Brazil COVID-19 "variant of concern" first detected in the city of Manaus has been discovered in the UK.Three cases of the new variant, known ...
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Families of school-aged children to get two rapid COVID tests a week

Anyone living with school-aged children in England will be entitled to two rapid coronavirus tests a week when pupils return to the classroom, the ...
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Vaccine rollout by age not profession makes sense, says ex-chief scientific adviser

A former chief scientific adviser says rolling out the COVID-19 vaccine by age rather than prioritising professions "makes sense".Professor Sir ...
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