Expert comment and analysis on the latest UK news, with headlines from England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales.
Countries exempt from coronavirus travel quarantine revealed
A full list of the countries exempt from England's coronavirus travel quarantine has been released by the government.
Fri, 03 Jul 2020 10:30:00 +0100
Pub landlords and hairdressers 'still scared' of virus despite reopening
Thousands of businesses across England can reopen today in the most significant easing of lockdown rules so far.
Fri, 03 Jul 2020 22:59:00 +0100
New five-step plan for local lockdowns as Leicester rules come into force
A five-step plan for imposing local lockdowns in the case of coronavirus spikes has been announced by the government - as new regulations for Leicester come into force today.
Fri, 03 Jul 2020 17:13:00 +0100
How quickly is COVID-19 spreading in your region?
Some regions in England are doing better than others in combating the growth of COVID-19, according to new government figures.
Fri, 03 Jul 2020 14:42:00 +0100
Man wore dress and silver wig as he carried out sex attack on student
A man has been convicted of sexually assaulting a university student - in an attack in which he wore a dress and a silver wig.
Fri, 03 Jul 2020 20:23:00 +0100
Pubs can open at 6am today as lockdown measures are relaxed
Pubs in England will be allowed to open from 6am today as punters prepare to order their first pint in more than three months.
Fri, 03 Jul 2020 13:06:00 +0100
William enjoys pint at his local as pubs across England prepare to reopen
Prince William has enjoyed a pint at his local pub and asked the landlords if they are worried about people "getting a bit out of hand", as bars and restaurants prepare to reopen for the first time in three months.
Fri, 03 Jul 2020 21:16:00 +0100
Duke's lawyers deny he is 'deliberately evading' authorities investigating Epstein
The lawyer for dozens of Jeffrey Epstein's alleged victims has claimed Prince Andrew is "deliberately evading authorities" who have invited him to provide a statement about abuse by the financier.
Fri, 03 Jul 2020 09:44:00 +0100
Man charged with drugs and firearms offences after Encrochat bust
A 24-year-old man has been charged with planning to supply firearms, ammunition and drugs after police arrested hundreds of suspected criminals.
Fri, 03 Jul 2020 21:19:00 +0100
IS supporter who planned to blow up St Paul's Cathedral jailed
A West London mother who converted to Islam has been jailed for life for plotting to blow up St Paul's Cathedral during Easter celebrations.
Mon, 22 Jun 2020 09:39:00 +0100