Ground control to Captain Tom: commencing countdown, fundraisers on. Oh yes, the old boy done good and managed to go ‘viral’. We Brits love an underdog, generally of a sporting persuasion - I refer you to Eddie of the Eagle and Frank of the Bruno before I rest my case. But now, in what can only be described as astounding, centenarion Captain Tom Moore, has inadvertently usurped all underdog human interest stories that came before him, and raised nigh on £33 million by walking around his gar
While people can now enjoy unlimited exercise, indoor gyms and swimming pools must still remain closed.
London Assembly Conservative leader, Susan Hall, is totally wrong about the public response to Dominic Cummings flouting lockdown rules. He did not act as any other parent. Thousands of parents in the same position have not travelled long distances. The Cummings family had alternatives if they needed care for their child.
Figures from the NHS trust that runs King George Hospital and Queen’s Hospital show more than three quarters of its coronavirus patients have recovered so far.
Discussions have risen about chlorinated chicken as the UK government is set to open British markets to lower US welfare standards.
TV channels and streaming platforms have published their schedules for the remaining Premier League football matches.
Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has promised £1 million to put more youth workers in police stations and help young people in custody.
Face masks will be handed out at Tube stations from Monday to help Londoners follow new rules demanding facial coverings on public transport.
Redbridge Council has called on the Government to reinstate free bus travel for children, insisting it will make “children from poor backgrounds even poorer”.
An Ilford Lane petrol station withdrew its application to sell alcohol 24 hours a day in the middle of a council meeting to decide it.