The health secretary says it is a "sensible and reasonable step” and could be extended to the NHS.Dr Susan Hopkins, strategic response director for Covid-19 at Public Health England, said there are "pros and cons to any debate on mandatory vaccination", with the "pro" being that those caring for...
Paul Pogba becomes the latest Euro 2020 star to go viral for removing a bottle - in his case of Heineken - from a news conference.The day after Ronaldo made headlines by removing two bottles of Coca-Cola at a news conference and then encouraging people to drink "agua!" (water)...
The logistics of vaccinating millions of people across the country, as more than 42 million people receive at least one dose.More than 42 million people in the UK have received at least one dose of a coronavirus vaccine - part of the biggest inoculation programme the country has ever...
No 10 says Boris Johnson has full confidence in the health secretary after Mr Cummings' latest attack.Dominic Cummings has published expletive-laden messages, apparently from Boris Johnson, in which the PM calls the health secretary "hopeless".It is the latest salvo in a bitter war of words between Mr Cummings, the...
Aaron Ramsey chests down a Gareth Bale through-ball before firing Wales ahead against Turkey in Baku in the Group A encounter at the European Championship.Aaron Ramsey chests down a Gareth Bale through-ball before firing Wales ahead against Turkey in Baku in the Group A encounter at the European Championship....
Over 40s in England and Scotland can have their second dose after eight weeks instead of 12.image copyrightGetty ImagesThe gap between Covid jabs for over-40s in England and Scotland will now be eight weeks rather than 12.The change has been made because of concerns about the Delta variant.Meanwhile, in...
The Met Commissioner says she does not accept that the force is institutionally corrupt.The Metropolitan Police commissioner has rejected accusations the force is institutionally corrupt following a report into the unsolved murder of Daniel Morgan.Dame Cressida Dick also said she did not obstruct the work of an inquiry into...
The government is accused of breaching the Equality Act by failing to provide sign language interpreters.image copyrightKatherine RowleyA deaf campaigner is taking legal action against the government, after complaining that it failed to provide in-person British Sign Language (BSL) interpreters at No 10 Covid briefings. Katherine Rowley, 36, from...