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Coronavirus: New Covid restrictions could last six months, says Boris Johnson

Last edited Tue, 22 Sep 2020 15:51:19 GMT
Increased fines for rule breakers and limits on wedding numbers are among the new measures in England.

Covid: Ban on meeting in houses extended across Scotland

Last edited Tue, 22 Sep 2020 14:13:32 GMT
Nicola Sturgeon says visiting other people's homes will no longer be allowed as part of efforts to slow the virus.

Barclays to send staff back to working from home

Last edited Tue, 22 Sep 2020 15:58:50 GMT
The bank will tell "hundreds" of UK staff to stop coming into the office following new guidance.

'Closing pubs at 10pm halves your takings'

Last edited Tue, 22 Sep 2020 14:33:35 GMT
The hospitality industry warns the earlier closing time will have a 'devastating' impact.

Quadrupling in schools sending pupils home in Covid cases

Last edited Tue, 22 Sep 2020 13:53:55 GMT
School attendance figures for England show big rise in pupils sent home because of Covid-19 incidents.

Coronavirus: Plans for fans to return to sport events in October called off

Last edited Tue, 22 Sep 2020 15:20:50 GMT
Plans for fans to return to watch live sport events in England from 1 October will not go ahead, confirms Prime Minister Boris Johnson.

Leyton Orient v Tottenham: Carabao Cup tie called off after positive coronavirus tests

Last edited Tue, 22 Sep 2020 15:14:58 GMT
Leyton Orient's EFL Cup game against Tottenham is called off after a number of O's players test positive for Covid-19.

Whitbread to cut 6,000 jobs as hotel demand slumps

Last edited Tue, 22 Sep 2020 10:56:33 GMT
The owner of Premier Inns has warned that almost 20% of its workers could be laid off.

Keir Starmer: Labour must 'get serious about winning'

Last edited Tue, 22 Sep 2020 12:14:03 GMT
The Labour leader also attacks Boris Johnson's "serial incompetence" in his first conference speech.

Changes to gender recognition laws ruled out

Last edited Tue, 22 Sep 2020 14:47:51 GMT
Ministers decide existing laws are adequate to help trans people have their gender legally recognised.

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