DAN WOOTTON: Farewell, Prince Philip – I pray his death will bring his family back together 

The Crown is facing some of its ‘gravest challenges’ after the death of Prince Philip – ‘a future thinker’ and passionate environmentalist who embraced new technology A proud man but not too proud to put his wife’s work first. An outsider who embraced new technology and allowed the mass media in to share a little of … Read more

DAN WOOTTON: Farewell, Prince Phillip – I pray his death will bring his family back together 

The Crown is facing some of its ‘gravest challenges’ after the death of Prince Philip – ‘a future thinker’ and passionate environmentalist who embraced new technology A proud man but not too proud to put his wife’s work first. An outsider who embraced new technology and allowed the mass media in to share a little of … Read more

Germany ‘needs a lockdown’ and may have to bring in curfews to curb virus health minister warns 

Germany needs to implement nationwide measures to break the current wave of coronavirus infections as quickly as possible, its health minister said on Friday. ‘We need a lockdown,’ Jens Spahn told journalists in a news conference, adding that nighttime curfews may be necessary to further reduce social contacts. He said that there were currently nearly … Read more

Bring cash to the pub, drinkers are warned over ‘control freak’ rules banning indoor payments

Drinkers should take cash to the pub when they reopen for outdoor drinking on Monday due to ‘control freak’ government rules banning the taking of payments inside, industry figures warned today. Landlords fear that patchy rural broadband and mobile signal means that card machines will be difficult to use in pub gardens, creating the prospect … Read more

The return of WINTER! Arctic winds bring SNOW and -1C up north

Arctic winds are set to batter Britain today bringing snow and temperatures of -1C in the north – with the mercury not much higher in the south.   The freezing weather comes just 24 hours after Britons packed beaches and parks all over the country to bask in warm temperatures and enjoy the easing of lockdown.  … Read more

Google’s says employees can return to office in April while Amazon won’t bring staff back until fall

Google has announced that some of its US employees have the option of returning to the office this month while Amazon says its workers won’t come back until the fall.  According to USA Today, google told staff on Wednesday that offices would be reopening in a limited capacity.  ‘Because the situation remains dynamic, we continue … Read more

West Midlands Police ram a speeding car into a TREE to bring chase to a halt

Dramatic moment police ram a speeding car into a TREE to bring chase to a halt after fleeing motorist tried to go the wrong way into on-coming traffic Atif Ayub, 25, from Ward End, Birmingham led officers on a six-minute pursuit An officer hit the side of Ayub’s Seat Leon as he took a turn … Read more

Now, bring on bed time! The ultimate bedroom design tips for the best night’s sleep

If you’ve tried sleep solutions and you’re still trying to get a good night’s kip, it might be that your bedroom decoration is to blame , according to an expert.  From mismatching walls and ceilings to clutter under the bed, there are many aspects you may never have considered that are preventing you from getting … Read more

Forty MPs call on Boris Johnson to ease travel curbs and bring back foreign holidays

Boris Johnson faced calls to lift lockdown faster last night as Covid infections, hospital cases and deaths hit a six-month low. Four NHS regions – covering 29million people across southern England – reported no deaths on Sunday. Just 23 fatalities were logged elsewhere. The average daily death toll is now 63 – 95 per cent below … Read more

Coronavirus UK: Nightclub boss says vaccine passports WILL bring revellers back to venues

Vaccine passports for pubs and nightclubs could work, the boss of one chain said today as it emerged hospitality venues could be allowed to bar customers who cannot prove they have had a Covid jab or a negative test. Boris Johnson has told MPs that landlords might be given powers to impose tough entry requirements … Read more