- via theguardian.comNews updates: government facing escalating pressure over testing crisis ahead of PMQS, as hospitals plug holes in systemSchoolchildren should be next in line for Covid tests, says BucklandFamilies having to ‘hack’ system to get coronavirus testOne coughing child – and three fruitless trips to the same test centreGlobal coronavirus updates – liveSee all our coronavirus coverage 11.21am BST Schoolchildren and their parents should be next in line for Covid-19 tests after NHS
Katie Price is saving money on hiring an expensive masseuse – by having her daughter Princess do the work for her instead. The My Crazy Life star shared an insight into her at-home care after undergoing surgery on both feet, which she broke during a fall on holiday in Turkey last month. It seems her eldest daughter Princess, 13, has been the one to pick up the slack.
- Manchester United are holding out for a £25m fee for Chris Smalling (Getty Images)Chris Smalling is training alone at Manchester United as the club continue to demand a £25 million transfer fee from Roma, according to reports.The 30-year-old spent last season at Roma and the Serie A club are keen to sign the centre-back on a permanent deal.However, The Telegraph report that United are not willing to accept Roma’s current offer for Smalling and are holding out to receive a &poun
- The government has announced new measures to tackle the second wave of coronavirus (Picture: AFP/Getty)Boris Johnson stopped short of announcing a ban on households mixing as he unveiled a package of measures to fight the coronavirus second wave today.
People in England can still visit family and friends indoors and outdoors unless they live in areas under specific local lockdowns.The rule of six remains in place and anyone caught exceeding the limit now faces a fine of £200 – double
- A police officer on patrol after new rules making face coverings on public transport compulsory back in June (Picture: AFP via Getty)Face masks will become compulsory for all shop workers, bar staff and taxi passengers as part of new measures designed to curb the rising number of coronavirus infections across England.Boris Johnson told MPs today that fines for failing to wear a face covering will be doubled to £200 and extended to customers in pubs, restaurants and other hospitality venues
- A staffer who worked under Dr Anthony Fauci retired after he was found to be writing ‘anti-mask’ conspiracies under a pseudonym for a conservative publication. (Photo: Getty)A worker at the US National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases will retire after his posts dismissing coronavirus and blasting his boss Dr Anthony Fauci were exposed.
William Crews was revealed on Monday to be the managing editor of the conservative website RedState.com where he trashed the work of the
Sky News was abruptly taken off air last night after a fire alarm interrupted the broadcast. Anne Botting was presenting the segment about the government’s new measures to combat the current Covid-19 spike by implementing a 10pm curfew for pubs and restaurants.
The reporter was in the middle of an interview with political correspondent Jon Craig when the emergency alarm sounde
- Frank Lampard will give two players their Chelsea debuts on Wednesday night (Picture: Getty Images)Frank Lampard ha confirmed that both Thiago Silva and Ben Chilwell are in the Chelsea squad for their Carabao Cup clash with Barnsley on Wednesday night.Silva and Chilwell will make their Blues debuts against the Championship side at Stamford Bridge, but Hakim Ziyech will have to wait for his as he continues to recover from a knee injury.Christian Pulisic is also not quite fit and will not be invol
- The woman, who is accused of committing a sex act involving a dog, was due to appear in Mackay Magistrates Court in Queensland on Tuesday but did not show up.
- Boris Johnson has announced a wave of new measures designed to crackdown on the spread of coronavirus as he imposed a 10pm curfew on pubs, bars and restaurants.
- Denham Hitchcock's hard hitting approach tested the patience of the Victorian Premier at his daily COVID-19 press briefing, as the hashtag #ThisisNotJournalism trended on Twitter.
- Steven Portman, 35, left his sister with a broken nose, a black eye and a wound that exposed the cartilage in her right ear after the attack on June 6 (Picture: Liverpool Echo)A thug has been jailed for three years after taking a bite out of his sister’s ear before throwing a fridge at her head in a vicious drunken attack.Steven Portman, 35, from Orrell Park, Liverpool, tried to throttle Tracy Heaps with an electric cord and threatened to burn her flat down with her inside during a violent
- Silva is yet to feature for the Blues (Picture: Getty Images)Pat Nevin says Thiago Silva will have a big impact for Chelsea after their defensive frailties were once again exposed in the 2-0 loss to Liverpool.The Blues lost their Premier League season opener at the hands of the champions on Sunday, courtesy of a Sadio Mane double.Andreas Christensen made things difficult for his side when he hauled down Mane when bearing down on goal, getting himself sent off.Christensen got sent off against Liv
- The Red Devils’ back-line looked fragile against Crystal Palace last time out (Pictures: Getty)Manchester United could make a last-minute swoop for Monaco defender Benoit Badiashile as the club weighs up bringing in extra quality at centre-back, according to reports.The Red Devils were beaten 3-1 by Crystal Palace at the weekend in their first match of the new Premier League season, with Victor Lindelof in particular singled out for his sub-par performance.Manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer refu
- The Prime Minister confirmed a long new list of restrictions, such as pub curfews, face masks and tougher penalties - but stopped short of announcing a return to a national lockdown
Kim Cattrall has ‘no regrets’ over taking feud with Sex And The City co-star Sarah Jessica Parker publicKim Cattrall has ‘no regrets’ over taking feud with Sex and the City’s Sarah Jessica Parker public (Picture: Getty)Kim Cattrall is sick and tired of talking about her feud with her Sex And The City co-star Sarah Jessica Parker – so much so, that she’s now telling those who want to find out more to ‘google it’.
Addressing her previous fallout with SJP, Kim said she has ‘no regrets’ over taking their feud public two years ago, where she was see
- Face coverings are now commonplace in school (Picture: Getty Images)People in England are facing new restrictions following a surge in coronavirus cases, with Boris Johnson officially announcing a 10pm closing time for pubs and restaurants.The strict curfew – which will see all venues required to close by 10pm – will come into force from this Thursday, one of a brace of measures which will also see the number of guests at weddings reduced from 30 to 15, as well as doubling fines for
- Kentucky representative Robert S Goforth was indicted for allegedly strangling a woman with an ethernet cable. (Photo: AP)A politician was indicted on Friday for allegedly strangling a woman with an ethernet cable after she refused to unlock her phone for him.
Republican Kentucky representative Robert S Goforth was indicted on Friday after a woman came forward about the incident from April.The 44-year-old man allegedly threatened to ‘hog tie’ her after strangling the woman to the poi
- Melbourne legal assistant Danae Lomen, 24, is facing huge medical bills after suffering horrific injuries when a cyclist struck her from behind on a shared pathway.
- Coronavirus cases are on the rise again (Picture: PA)Coronavirus cases are on the rise again in the UK, having surged 167% in just two weeks – and giving rise to new restrictions including a curfew on pubs and restaurants.However, with autumn fast approaching, it’s easy to forget that not every sniffle or cough is the dreaded Covid-19 – a lot of the time, you’ve probably just got a cold.That said, it’s been confirmed that you can get flu and Covid at the same time &
- The Duchess of Cambridge, 38, spoke to parents and their "lockdown babies" who have been giving and receiving vital support and visits despite lockdown
- The new Jabra Elite 85t headphones have cutting edge noise cancellation on board (Credits: Stefanie Calleja-Gera)Jabra has announced the next iteration of its wireless earbuds series, the Jabra Elite 85t.Taking over from the excellent 75t, the new headphones utilise adjustable active noise cancellation (ANC) for the first time.Noise cancellation uses microphones to listen to the outside world and then adapt the output of the headphones to counter it. The Jabra 85t wireless earbuds will be able t
- Politician Tony Tenpenny, left, has died of coronavirus after sharing a series of Facebook posts branding the virus a socialist hoaxA conspiracy theorist politician who branded coronavirus a hoax and claimed it was part of a ‘socialist agenda’ has been killed by Covid-19. Former Nashville councilor Tony Tenpenny, 57, died of the virus over the weekend, after spending months branding it an overblown fabrication.
Tenpenny, a Donald Trump supporter, shared a post on May 30 that the viru
- A mum of two who fell in love with a front door design she saw online has explained exactly how she managed to pull off the look herself spending a tiny fraction of what it would have cost to buy
- Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston were totally chill about doing the Fast Time table read together(Picture: Youtube)Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston nearly broke the internet when they took part in a super racy script reading for Fast Times At Ridgemont High on Thursday.And organizer Dane Cook has opened up about how he managed to make the unforgettable moment become a reality as a fundraiser for the CORE organization and its COVID-19 relief efforts.The comedian and actor confirmed that the former co
- It’s time to say goodbye to your late-night pints (Picture: PA)Boris Johnson has officially announced a 10pm closing time for pubs and restaurants in England starting on Thursday.The strict curfew is going to be put in place across the hospitality industry, meaning all venues will be required by law to shut – not just last orders – by 10pm at the latest.All venues will also be restricted to table service only if they are not already doing so, but the ‘rule of six’ w
- Boris Johnson apologetically took a hammer to Britons' social lives today as he reintroduced lockdown measures in England to see off a second wave of coronavirus.
- Shop workers, taxi drivers and pub staff have so far been exempt from face mask rules that were introduced on July 14, however the guidelines are changing in the latest fight against Covid-19
Carol McGiffin has taken aim at Boris Johnson’s latest speech, after the Prime Minister announced new coronavirus restrictions could last for six more months.Speaking in a briefing earlier today, the PM enforced a 10pm curfew on pubs and restaurants as Covid-19 cases continued to rise across the country.Despite insisting that this is not a return to full lockdown, Mr Johnson added
- WARNING: DISTRESSING CONTENT. The two guard dogs were still tearing the boy apart when his parents found him lying in a pool of blood outside the home in the Ukraine
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