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Groups of six can meet in gardens: PM announces lockdown changes

Groups of six people from different households will be able to meet outside in England after the prime minister said all five tests to ease the ...
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Cheers! Johnson hints at pubs opening before July

Boris Johnson is announcing his second major review of coronavirus lockdown rules, 66 days after he introduced them in late March.But growing ...
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Man arrested on suspicion of murdering teenager Louise Smith

A man has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of 16-year-old Louise Smith, who disappeared on VE Day.The teenager was last seen alive in ...
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‘No review’ of lockdown fines – despite Hancock promising a vicar he’d ‘look at it’

The government will not review fines issued to families who travelled to get childcare in lockdown, Sky News understands – despite the health ...
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Teenage girl trapped under boat among two deaths off Cornwall coast

A teenage girl has died after getting trapped under a boat and a man also died in another incident off the coast, say police in Cornwall.The girl ...
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‘More people are going to die’: Cummings row undermines COVID-19 fight, scientist says

A scientist who has been advising the government during the coronavirus crisis has said the row over Dominic Cummings has undermined efforts to ...
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Cummings acted ‘responsibly and legally’: PM backs his top aide

Boris Johnson has stuck by his top aide Dominic Cummings, saying he "followed the instincts of every father and every parent" and "I do not mark ...
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Cummings made second trip to Durham during lockdown – reports

Dominic Cummings is under further pressure to resign after allegations he broke lockdown rules for a second time.The prime minister's top adviser ...
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Warning from councils for people thinking about visiting the beach this bank holiday

With temperatures set to reach highs of 26C (79F) over the bank holiday weekend, councils with responsibility for beaches and beauty spots are ...
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Infection rate unchanged – as 351 more COVID-19 deaths recorded

The UK's coronavirus R number - speed of infection - has remained the same for the second week.Scientific advisers to the government said the ...
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