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Test, track and trace app: how will it work?

Test, track and trace app: how will it work?

A mobile app to try and control the spread of coronavirus will be ready in weeks to be used by the whole of the UK, an NHS executive has said. Read full article: Test, track and trace app: how will it w...→

Welcome to the Spirit of London

Welcome to the Spirit of London

It’s easy to get dragged down by the gloom surrounding London’s economy. But those running enterprises in the capital — be they blue-chip boardroom titans or b [...] Read full article: Welcome to the Spirit of London...→

What does 'simp' mean? The TikTok phrase explained

What does 'simp' mean? The TikTok phrase explained

There is little debate over the influence of tech over modern vocabulary. I can barely remember how to describe an emotion without employing an emoji, and I’m [...] Read full article: What does 'simp' mean? The TikTok phrase...→

DRUG giant GSK on Thursday pledged to manufacture one billion doses of its adjuv [...]

DRUG giant GSK on Thursday pledged to manufacture one billion doses of its adjuv [...]

DRUG giant GSK on Thursday pledged to manufacture one billion doses of its adjuvant drug to help boost the effectiveness of Covid-19 vaccines. GSK's adjuvant t [...] Read full article: DRUG giant GSK on Thursday pledged to ma...→

Lockdown to be reviewed as virus test and trace system launched - LIVE

Lockdown to be reviewed as virus test and trace system launched - LIVE

The Government is set to lay out the next steps  for easing the coronavirus lockdown in England, as ministers roll out the new test and trace system - seen as [...] Read full article: Lockdown to be reviewed as virus test an...→

Bank governor Bailey warns economic recovery will be long and hard

Bank governor Bailey warns economic recovery will be long and hard

The governor of the Bank of England has warned Britain’s economic recovery from the coronavirus crisis will be tougher than expected, saying a fresh wave of mo [...] Read full article: Bank governor Bailey warns economic reco...→

Firefighters battle blaze at block of flats in east London

Firefighters battle blaze at block of flats in east London

Firefighters are battling a blaze at a block of flats in east London. Crews were called around 3.30am after the blaze broke out in the roof of a block of flats [...] Read full article: Firefighters battle blaze at block of fl...→

Transfer Talk: Sancho news, West Ham eye Chelsea flop, Lopez to Spurs

Transfer Talk: Sancho news, West Ham eye Chelsea flop, Lopez to Spurs

Welcome to the Evening Standard’s live blog covering the latest transfer news and rumours from across the Premier League and Europe. Read full article: Transfer Talk: Sancho news, West Ham eye...→

Boots' new affordable Glow skincare range, tried and tested

Boots' new affordable Glow skincare range, tried and tested

When it comes to affordable skincare, there are few brands we trust as well as Boots. Which is why we were very excited to hear the makers of the iconic No7 sk [...] Read full article: Boots' new affordable Glow skincare rang...→

BBC Proms to hold virtual first night and live last night celebrations

BBC Proms to hold virtual first night and live last night celebrations

The BBC Proms will have a “virtual” opening and a live last night designed to “bring the nation together”. This year marks 125 years since the first Proms seas [...] Read full article: BBC Proms to hold virtual first night an...→

Watford's Deeney reveals shocking abuse received over training refusal

Watford's Deeney reveals shocking abuse received over training refusal

Watford captain Troy Deeney has revealed he has faced heckling in the street and sickening online abuse of his family over his decision not to return to traini [...] Read full article: Watford's Deeney reveals shocking abuse ...→

US coronavirus death toll reaches grim milestone of 100,000

US coronavirus death toll reaches grim milestone of 100,000

The grim milestone of 100,000 coronavirus-related deaths have now been recorded in the United States. That number is the best estimate and the true tally is li [...] Read full article: US coronavirus death toll reaches grim m...→

London’s five star hotels demand end to ‘unworkable’ quarantine rules

London’s five star hotels demand end to ‘unworkable’ quarantine rules

The bosses of London’s most famous five star hotels including The Ritz, The Savoy, Claridge’s and The Dorchester, have written to Priti Patel demanding that sh [...] Read full article: London’s five star hotels demand end to ...→

The Tesla spacemen who fell for their astronaut wives at Nasa school

The Tesla spacemen who fell for their astronaut wives at Nasa school

Two astronauts due to make history have grown so close that one was best man at the other’s wedding. Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken are make final checks ahead of [...] Read full article: The Tesla spacemen who fell for their as...→

Sajid Javid: Dominic Cummings' actions were not necessary or justified

Sajid Javid: Dominic Cummings' actions were not necessary or justified

Sajid Javid has joined the growing ranks of Tory MPs to condemn the actions of Dominic Cummings. The former Chancellor said he does not believe Mr Cummings’ tr [...] Read full article: Sajid Javid: Dominic Cummings' actions w...→

Donald Trump offers to calm tensions between India and China

Donald Trump offers to calm tensions between India and China

Donald Trump has offered to ease tensions between India and China whose soldiers are in a bitter stand-off in the remote and picturesque Ladakh region. The sta [...] Read full article: Donald Trump offers to calm tensions bet...→

Premier League confirms four more positive Covid-19 tests

Premier League confirms four more positive Covid-19 tests

Four people from three different Premier League clubs have tested positive for Covid-19 after a third batch of testing. The Premier League confirmed in a state [...] Read full article: Premier League confirms four more positi...→

Essex lorry deaths lead to 26 arrests in Europe over human trafficking

Essex lorry deaths lead to 26 arrests in Europe over human trafficking

Police have arrested 26 suspects as part of a probe into human trafficking across Europe prompted by the discovery of 39 bodies in a lorry container in Essex. [...] Read full article: Essex lorry deaths lead to 26 arrests in...→

Owen Jones and Carole Malone clash on the Jeremy Vine show

Owen Jones and Carole Malone clash on the Jeremy Vine show

Heated debate raged on the Jeremy Vine show today as Carole Malone and Owen Jones rowed over the ongoing furore surrounding Dominic Cummings. Read full article: Owen Jones and Carole Malone clash on th...→

This initiative is providing free wellbeing treatments for NHS workers

This initiative is providing free wellbeing treatments for NHS workers

When the pandemic took hold of the UK back in March, Harriet Hunt knew she needed to do something for NHS workers like her husband, Charlie, a junior doctor.  Read full article: This initiative is providing free wellbe...→

Boris Johnson rejects call for Cummings inquiry amid rising Tory anger

Boris Johnson rejects call for Cummings inquiry amid rising Tory anger

Boris Johnson has rejected a call for an inquiry into Dominic Cummings' actions during the height of the coronavirus lockdown.  The Prime Minister continued to [...] Read full article: Boris Johnson rejects call for Cummings ...→

New GTA 5 mod lets cyclists hook up their own street bike to game

New GTA 5 mod lets cyclists hook up their own street bike to game

A modification for Grand Theft Auto now lets cyclists pedal their own bike for exercise around the video game’s mean streets from the comfort of their living r [...] Read full article: New GTA 5 mod lets cyclists hook up thei...→

Death toll jumps by 412 as official figure doubles hospital fatalities

Death toll jumps by 412 as official figure doubles hospital fatalities

The number of people who have died in the UK after testing positive for coronavirus has jumped by 412, nearly double the number of hospital fatalities announce [...] Read full article: Death toll jumps by 412 as official figu...→

Government whip admits he would not have acted like Dominic Cummings

Government whip admits he would not have acted like Dominic Cummings

Boris Johnson's defence of Dominic Cummings was dealt a blow today after it emerged that one of his own Government whips said he "certainly" would not have act [...] Read full article: Government whip admits he would not have...→

Pumped up kicks: best novelty inflatables

The mercury has risen — and taken tempers with it. It is easy to be chilled when you are literally quite cool; but now that the homes we have been cooped up in [...] Read full article: Pumped up kicks: best novelty inflatable...→

Charging forward on improving hygiene for commuters

Charging forward on improving hygiene for commuters

Smartphone charging company ChargedUp has joined  forces with Transport for London to install hundreds of hand sanitiser dispenser stations on the Underground. [...] Read full article: Charging forward on improving hygiene fo...→

Clothing delivery firm growing again after ‘roller-coaster’ time

Clothing delivery firm growing again after ‘roller-coaster’ time

High-end clothing delivery and returns start-up Harper Concierge is among the army of small London businesses trying to attract and keep new customers during t [...] Read full article: Clothing delivery firm growing again aft...→

How to watch the SpaceX launch tonight in the UK

How to watch the SpaceX launch tonight in the UK

Today, SpaceX is launching two astronauts into space in a world first for private companies. The launch - done in partnership with NASA - will mark the first t [...] Read full article: How to watch the SpaceX launch tonight i...→

United Zingdom: the podcast deciphering what it means to be British

United Zingdom: the podcast deciphering what it means to be British

It had only just stopped raining when Wendy, the Anglesey-born proprietor of Cardiff Bay’s Welsh-speaking cafe, leaned over the counter and told me she had a k [...] Read full article: United Zingdom: the podcast deciphering ...→

Childline holding counselling 'every 5 minutes' during lockdown

Childline holding counselling 'every 5 minutes' during lockdown

Childline is holding counselling sessions every five minutes on average during the coronavirus lockdown for young people with mental health concerns. Read full article: Childline holding counselling 'every 5 m...→

EU 'open' to two-year Brexit extension, Michel Barnier confirms

EU 'open' to two-year Brexit extension, Michel Barnier confirms

The European Union is “open” to a two-year Brexit extension, chief negotiator Michel Barnier has confirmed. Writing to the Westminster leaders of the SNP, Lib  [...] Read full article: EU 'open' to two-year Brexit extension, ...→

Woman who won appeal over killing husband wins inheritance fight

Woman who won appeal over killing husband wins inheritance fight

A woman who beat her husband to death with a hammer after suffering decades of emotional abuse is entitled to inherit the family estate, a High Court judge has [...] Read full article: Woman who won appeal over killing husban...→

Paramedics assaulted for asking patients to wear face masks

Paramedics assaulted for asking patients to wear face masks

Several ambulance crews have been assaulted after medics asked patients suspected of having coronavirus to wear surgical masks. Some patients have become aggre [...] Read full article: Paramedics assaulted for asking patients...→

Transfer news LIVE: Man Utd plot shock Sancho swap; Meunier to Liverpool; Chelsea, Arsenal latest rumours

Transfer news LIVE: Man Utd plot shock Sancho swap; Meunier to Liverpool; Chelsea, Arsenal latest rumours

Liverpool line up Meunier bargain... Reports in France claim that Liverpool have opened talks with PSG full-back Thomas Meunier over a move to Anfield. Read full article: Transfer news LIVE: Man Utd plot shock S...→

Four cheese subscriptions delivering to your door during lockdown

Four cheese subscriptions delivering to your door during lockdown

Cheese holds all the answers. Not only is the dairy staple a delicious and nutritious lockdown essential (your mozzarellas, fetas and blue cheeses are particul [...] Read full article: Four cheese subscriptions delivering to ...→

Six die in 'shootout linked to warring families' in Saudi Arabia

Six die in 'shootout linked to warring families' in Saudi Arabia

Six people have been killed and more injured after a reported shootout between two warring families in Saudi Arabia.  A deadly brawl broke out in the al-Amuwa [...] Read full article: Six die in 'shootout linked to warring f...→

ITV says it's 'too early' to make plans for I'm A Celebrity 2020

While many television shows have seen production halted, delayed, or cancelled altogether due to the coronavirus pandemic, ITV’s winter reality staple I’m a Ce [...] Read full article: ITV says it's 'too early' to make plans ...→

Trust is crucial — the PM has lost that over Cummings

Trust is crucial — the PM has lost that over Cummings

The damage is done. Whether or not Dominic Cummings resigns is now a secondary issue. So too is the idle speculation about the potential impact of the present [...] Read full article: Trust is crucial — the PM has lost that ...→

Test, trace and isolate is crucial but no silver bullet, experts say

Test, trace and isolate is crucial but no silver bullet, experts say

Independent data experts today said that the speed at which people can be tested and given their results was crucial - but warned test, trace and isolate shoul [...] Read full article: Test, trace and isolate is crucial but n...→

Entire schools could be shut again after single virus test

Entire schools could be shut again after single virus test

Entire schools could be closed if a child or teacher tests positive for coronavirus, schools minister Nick Gibb said today. Speaking before MPs at the educatio [...] Read full article: Entire schools could be shut again after...→

Quiz: how 'new normal' are you?

Quiz: how 'new normal' are you?

It’s week 10 of lockdown and some of us are coping better than others. The “new normal” (ugh) is a frightening place and we’re all still finding our places in [...] Read full article: Quiz: how 'new normal' are you?...→

Man Utd have plans for Gomes and Bellingham, but a big decision awaits

Man Utd have plans for Gomes and Bellingham, but a big decision awaits

Manchester United have spent the last six months trying to secure the signings of two of the most talented teenagers in world football. They are prepared to pa [...] Read full article: Man Utd have plans for Gomes and Belling...→

Five London chefs give their tips on cooking with coffee

Five London chefs give their tips on cooking with coffee

During lockdown, all our normal food and drink habits have gone out the window – but if anything is constant and enduring, it’s the eternal support lent by a w [...] Read full article: Five London chefs give their tips on coo...→

Ryanair sees bookings surge as UK prepares for July holidays

Ryanair sees bookings surge as UK prepares for July holidays

Ryanair boss Michael O'Leary has called for the removal of the UK's quarantine measures, labelling the government's plans as "unenforceable". Last week Britain [...] Read full article: Ryanair sees bookings surge as UK prepar...→

Five grill-mastering London chefs share their home barbecue recipes

Five grill-mastering London chefs share their home barbecue recipes

Lockdown has got us staying in, but the sun is most definitely out – the foodie solution? Fire up the barbie.  The weather has turned up the thermostat just in [...] Read full article: Five grill-mastering London chefs share ...→

Cummings must fall on sword, say Tory MPs as Johnson faces outrage

Cummings must fall on sword, say Tory MPs as Johnson faces outrage

Dominic Cummings was today urged to “fall on his sword” amid anger among Tory MPs and the public over his apparent breach of lockdown rules. Conservative MP Cr [...] Read full article: Cummings must fall on sword, say Tory MP...→

'Boris Bike' hires at record high after lockdown rental slump

'Boris Bike' hires at record high after lockdown rental slump

More people hired a bicycle over the Bank Holiday than on any other non-strike day in the history of London’s public pay-as-you-ride scheme. Nearly 69,000 “Bor [...] Read full article: 'Boris Bike' hires at record high after ...→

Ryanair boss Michael O’Leary calls on UK to drop quarantine plans

Ryanair boss Michael O’Leary calls on UK to drop quarantine plans

Ryanair boss Michael O'Leary has called for the removal of "ineffective quarantine measures", labelling the UK government's plans as unenforceable. Last week B [...] Read full article: Ryanair boss Michael O’Leary calls on UK...→

50 stunning wedding guest dresses to wear all year long

50 stunning wedding guest dresses to wear all year long

Wedding season may take on a new shape this year but the question still remains, what are you going to wear? Whether you are attending a Zoom celebration or an [...] Read full article: 50 stunning wedding guest dresses to wea...→

Missing hikers rescued after 18 days in New Zealand wilderness

Missing hikers rescued after 18 days in New Zealand wilderness

Two hikers have finally been rescued after spending 18 days in the New Zealand wilderness, and are sporting only minor injuries from their ordeal. Dion Reynold [...] Read full article: Missing hikers rescued after 18 days in ...→

New PS4 game lets you drive to Barnard Castle as Dominic Cummings

New PS4 game lets you drive to Barnard Castle as Dominic Cummings

A new video game lets you drive to Barnard Castle, making fun of Government adviser Dominic Cummings' controversial trip to the County Durham beauty spot last [...] Read full article: New PS4 game lets you drive to Barnard C...→

81% ‘would not have travelled in lockdown for emergency childcare'

81% ‘would not have travelled in lockdown for emergency childcare'

A total of 81 per cent of parents said they would not have travelled for emergency childcare during lockdown, a survey showed.  Almost a quarter of people (23 [...] Read full article: 81% ‘would not have travelled in lockdow...→

How to watch Hairspray Live! online for free this weekend

How to watch Hairspray Live! online for free this weekend

The next musical announced to stream online is a star-studded version of Hairspray Live! Read full article: How to watch Hairspray Live! online for ...→

Met police vows to ‘occupy’ 250 hotspots to stop criminals returning

Met police vows to ‘occupy’ 250 hotspots to stop criminals returning

The Met today vowed to “hold the ground” in London’s most violent places as it unveiled plans to stop criminal activity returning after the lockdown. Assistant [...] Read full article: Met police vows to ‘occupy’ 250 hotspots...→

10 new albums you need to hear in June

10 new albums you need to hear in June

Even though we're all still spending the majority of our time indoors, the album release cycle keeps on spinning. June looks set to be another marvellous month [...] Read full article: 10 new albums you need to hear in June...→

Sheikh locked in feud with Mayfair casino over £2 million debt

Sheikh locked in feud with Mayfair casino over £2 million debt

A Saudi Sheikh with ties to one of London’s grandest mansions is locked in a feud with a Mayfair casino over an alleged £2 million gambling debt. Read full article: Sheikh locked in feud with Mayfair casin...→

Marvel fan works out precise MCU chronological order scene-by-scene

Marvel fan works out precise MCU chronological order scene-by-scene

The Marvel Cinematic Universe is one of the most successful, expansive and sprawling film franchises ever made, with 23 movies released, billions of box office [...] Read full article: Marvel fan works out precise MCU chronol...→

Xbox Games with Gold for June 2020 adds original Destroy all Humans

Xbox Games with Gold for June 2020 adds original Destroy all Humans

Xbox is ushering in the summer months with their Games with Gold lineup, adding the original Destroy all Humans, social sim Coffee Talk and more. The first of [...] Read full article: Xbox Games with Gold for June 2020 adds ...→

Portugal and UK ‘in talks’ over proposed air bridge

Portugal and UK ‘in talks’ over proposed air bridge

The UK is reportedly in talks with Portugal over a proposed air bridge - a travel corridor that would enable residents between two countries to holiday without [...] Read full article: Portugal and UK ‘in talks’ over proposed...→

Jennifer Lopez ‘heartbroken’ to postpone wedding to Alex Rodriguez

Jennifer Lopez ‘heartbroken’ to postpone wedding to Alex Rodriguez

Jennifer Lopez has put her wedding plans on pause due to the coronavirus pandemic. The singer, actress and dancer, announced her engagement to Alex Rodriguez l [...] Read full article: Jennifer Lopez ‘heartbroken’ to postpone...→

Looking for a new phone? This is the most popular phone in the world

Looking for a new phone? This is the most popular phone in the world

Smartphone sales may be down during the coronavirus pandemic but that hasn’t stopped one company from reigning supreme.  Apple’s iPhone 11 has been named the m [...] Read full article: Looking for a new phone? This is the mos...→

Tesco emerges victorious as online grocery shopping hits record high

Tesco emerges victorious as online grocery shopping hits record high

Tesco has emerged as the most popular supermarket to buy groceries from online during lockdown. Stats from research firm Nielsen revealed that UK shoppers have [...] Read full article: Tesco emerges victorious as online groce...→

Coronavirus LIVE! Premier League latest as 3pm TV games given go-ahead

Coronavirus LIVE! Premier League latest as 3pm TV games given go-ahead

Artificial crowd noise will be available on the Premier League's return ... With plans to resume Premier League football in a behind closed doors format, broad [...] Read full article: Coronavirus LIVE! Premier League latest ...→

Andrea Bocelli reveals he contracted coronavirus in March

Andrea Bocelli reveals he contracted coronavirus in March

Andrea Bocelli has revealed that he and “certain members” of his family contracted coronavirus, before fully recovering by the end of March. The Italian tenor, [...] Read full article: Andrea Bocelli reveals he contracted cor...→

1,700 'unexplained' non-coronavirus deaths in private homes - expert

1,700 'unexplained' non-coronavirus deaths in private homes - expert

The number of deaths in private homes not linked to coronavirus have seen a huge unexplained rise, a top statistician has said.  Prof Sir David Spiegelhalter, [...] Read full article: 1,700 'unexplained' non-coronavirus deat...→

PM calls for independent inquiry into origins of coronavirus outbreak

PM calls for independent inquiry into origins of coronavirus outbreak

Boris Johnson has said an independent inquiry must take place into the origins of the coronavirus outbreak, as he spoke with the World Health Organisation’s di [...] Read full article: PM calls for independent inquiry into or...→

Firms linked to founder of collapsed West Ham sponsor Basset & Gold made millions from fees

Firms linked to founder of collapsed West Ham sponsor Basset & Gold "made millions" from fees

Administrators to the collapsed London pensioner bond firm Basset & Gold are examining why companies linked to the founder charged a fee of 20% - potentially £ [...] Read full article: Firms linked to founder of collapsed Wes...→

Starmer: PM failed to do the right thing when Cummings broke the rules

Starmer: PM failed to do the right thing when Cummings broke the rules

Sir Keir Starmer has ramped up the pressure on Boris Johnson over the Dominic Cummings controversy, saying the Prime Minister failed to do the "right thing" af [...] Read full article: Starmer: PM failed to do the right thing...→

Floyd protest descend into chaos as police fire rubber bullets

Floyd protest descend into chaos as police fire rubber bullets

Thousands protesting over the death of George Floyd, who died in police custody , have clashed with riot officers firing tear gas for a second night in Minneap [...] Read full article: Floyd protest descend into chaos as poli...→

Kylie Minogue has launched a £9 French rosé just in time for summer

Kylie Minogue has launched a £9 French rosé just in time for summer

Kylie Minogue has made her first foray into the celebrity rose space – and it's surprisingly affordable.  The pop icon launches the French rosé today (May 28, [...] Read full article: Kylie Minogue has launched a £9 French r...→

EasyJet to slash staff by 30% as coronavirus takes it toll

EasyJet to slash staff by 30% as coronavirus takes it toll

EasyJet will slash 30% of its staff as the company warns flight demand will not fully recover until 2023.  The company which has been hit hard by coronavirus s [...] Read full article: EasyJet to slash staff by 30% as coronav...→

FTSE-100 set to rise amid hopes for European covid bounceback

FTSE-100 set to rise amid hopes for European covid bounceback

The FTSE-100 Index looked set to jump 46 points to 6190 today amid hopes for a wider European recovery from the coronavirus. A bumper aid scheme for troubled p [...] Read full article: FTSE-100 set to rise amid hopes for Euro...→

Coronavirus LIVE! Latest news on Project Restart

Coronavirus LIVE! Latest news on Project Restart

Boxing and MMA given green light to return to Las Vegas... Boxing and mixed martial arts will return to Las Vegas with Nevada officials lifting a ban on combat [...] Read full article: Coronavirus LIVE! Latest news on Project...→

PM hints pubs could reopen before July as ministers to review lockdown

PM hints pubs could reopen before July as ministers to review lockdown

Boris Johnson's plans to ease the lockdown will be confirmed today in an official review that could pave way for schools to begin reopening, with possible good [...] Read full article: PM hints pubs could reopen before July a...→

Test and trace to be rolled out despite warning 'key bits' not ready

Test and trace to be rolled out despite warning 'key bits' not ready

The Government’s test and trace strategy is set to begin today despite a warning that “very key bits” of it are not yet in place. NHS Test and Trace will offic [...] Read full article: Test and trace to be rolled out despite ...→

'Four out of five' Ryanair passengers still waiting for refunds

'Four out of five' Ryanair passengers still waiting for refunds

Four out of five Ryanair passengers who requested a refund after their flight was cancelled during the pandemic are still waiting for a pay-out, a survey has f [...] Read full article: 'Four out of five' Ryanair passengers st...→

Man Utd's £140m transfer loan as Solskjaer targets Sancho and Grealish

Man Utd's £140m transfer loan as Solskjaer targets Sancho and Grealish

Manchester United have borrowed £140million to boost cash funds ahead of a summer where Ole Gunnar Solskjaer remains determined to complete his Old Trafford re [...] Read full article: Man Utd's £140m transfer loan as Solskja...→

Britivic cheers at-home demand for Robinsons squash

Britivic cheers at-home demand for Robinsons squash

Soft drinks group Britvic on Wednesday said customers stocking up on Robinsons squash has helped soften the blow of losing sales when pubs and restaurants clos [...] Read full article: Britivic cheers at-home demand for Robin...→

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe’s anxious wait over pardon decision continue

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe’s anxious wait over pardon decision continue

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe’s wait over whether she will be pardoned is set to continue after her family hoped they were on “the cusp of potentially good news”. [...] Read full article: Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe’s anxious wait...→

McMillions follows a star agent from pen-pushing to true-crime sting

McMillions follows a star agent from pen-pushing to true-crime sting

Every good documentary needs a star interviewee, the participant who doesn’t just help to piece a complicated story together, but brings it to life. In Tiger K [...] Read full article: McMillions follows a star agent from pen...→

Emily Maitlis replaced on Newsnight episode after Cummings monologue

Emily Maitlis replaced on Newsnight episode after Cummings monologue

Emily Maitlis will not be presenting tonight's Newsnight episode after BBC bosses ruled a monologue she made on the Dominic Cummings lockdown row breached impa [...] Read full article: Emily Maitlis replaced on Newsnight epis...→

Transfers LIVE! Sancho and Grealish boost for Man Utd, Luiz latest

Transfers LIVE! Sancho and Grealish boost for Man Utd, Luiz latest

West Ham told cost of Montiel... Marca say West Ham will have to pay €12million if they want to sign River Plate defender Gonzalo Montiel this summer.  Read full article: Transfers LIVE! Sancho and Grealish boos...→

New 'NHS Test and Trace' system to help end the national lockdown

New 'NHS Test and Trace' system to help end the national lockdown

Health Secretary Matt Hancock has announced the “NHS Test and Trace” system will launch across England tomorrow in a bid to stop the spread of coronavirus. Fro [...] Read full article: New 'NHS Test and Trace' system to help ...→

Regus owner IWG entices retail investors in £315 million fundraise

Regus owner IWG entices retail investors in £315 million fundraise

Regus owner IWG unveiled a £315 million fundraise on Wednesday with a retail offering giving armchair investors the chance to buy. More follows... Read full article: Regus owner IWG entices retail investors...→

Fury as Sunak jokes Nando’s reopening is ‘news we’ve been waiting for'

Fury as Sunak jokes Nando’s reopening is ‘news we’ve been waiting for'

Rishi Sunak has been criticised for “reading the room desperately wrong” after tweeting a light-hearted message about Nando’s. At around lunchtime on Wednesday [...] Read full article: Fury as Sunak jokes Nando’s reopening is...→

Lily-Rose Depp's style journey in pictures as she turns 21

Lily-Rose Depp's style journey in pictures as she turns 21

Lily-Rose Depp is quickly on her way to becoming a Hollywood superstar - of course, it helps that she already has a cool girl pedigree. Her parents are two fam [...] Read full article: Lily-Rose Depp's style journey in pictur...→

Sister of George Floyd says police should be 'sent to jail for murder'

Sister of George Floyd says police should be 'sent to jail for murder'

The sister of George Floyd, who died after being pinned down by police in the US despite saying he could not breathe, has spoken out about the "heartbreaking" [...] Read full article: Sister of George Floyd says police shoul...→

Chrissy Teigen explains why she's having her implants removed

Chrissy Teigen explains why she's having her implants removed

Chrissy Teigen’s transparency with her social media following (over 29 million on Instagram alone) has always been part of her charm. And in her latest Instagr [...] Read full article: Chrissy Teigen explains why she's having...→

AI lung cancer predictor finds patients most likely to relapse

AI lung cancer predictor finds patients most likely to relapse

London researchers are using artificial intelligence to identify the lung cancer patients at higher risk of having the disease return after treatment. Lung can [...] Read full article: AI lung cancer predictor finds patients ...→

Twitter's anti-porn filters block Dominic Cummings’ name

Twitter's anti-porn filters block Dominic Cummings’ name

Twitter’s anti-porn filters have blocked Dominic Cummings’ name from appearing on the platform, according to a new report. The correct spelling of Mr Cummings' [...] Read full article: Twitter's anti-porn filters block Domini...→

Sars research to help find treatment for Covid-19 mental health impact

Sars research to help find treatment for Covid-19 mental health impact

Scientists are using research from the deadly Sars epidemic to investigate how to treat Londoners’ long-term mental health problems caused by the traumas of Co [...] Read full article: Sars research to help find treatment for...→

Head-in-the-sand won’t wash — you need a plan to get back in office

Head-in-the-sand won’t wash — you need a plan to get back in office

It's the million-dollar question. For City landlords, make that a billion. How, and when, are Londoners going to get back to the office? The problem is so comp [...] Read full article: Head-in-the-sand won’t wash — you need a...→

Moment biker bursts into tears after being caught driving at 183mph

Moment biker bursts into tears after being caught driving at 183mph

This is the moment a motorcyclist burst into tears after being caught driving at 183mph during a police chase. Dashcam footage shared by the Oklahoma Departmen [...] Read full article: Moment biker bursts into tears after bei...→

Reiss tells customers to buy clothes first and try them on at home

Reiss tells customers to buy clothes first and try them on at home

Reiss will encourage shoppers to buy clothes, try them on at home and return them if needed rather than use changing rooms, the upmarket fashion firm said on W [...] Read full article: Reiss tells customers to buy clothes fir...→

Camilla makes acting debut with Taika Waititi and Lupita for charity

Camilla makes acting debut with Taika Waititi and Lupita for charity

The Duchess of Cornwall has given acting a go for a good cause, as she joined Jojo Rabbit’s Taika Waititi in a reading of James and the Giant Peach to raise fu [...] Read full article: Camilla makes acting debut with Taika Wa...→

Avatar: Last Airbender's spirit oasis recreated in Animal Crossing

Avatar: Last Airbender's spirit oasis recreated in Animal Crossing

Creativity is running rampant on Animal Crossing: New Horizons and some Avatar fans have recreated the spirit oasis from The Last Airbender cartoon. The hit ca [...] Read full article: Avatar: Last Airbender's spirit oasis re...→

When will London's museums and galleries reopen?

When will London's museums and galleries reopen?

As museums and galleries around Europe begin cautiously to open their doors again, many in London wonder when the same will happen for us. Like all other secto [...] Read full article: When will London's museums and galleries...→

UK coronavirus death toll rises by 209 to 37,257

UK coronavirus death toll rises by 209 to 37,257

A further 209 people have died in the UK after testing positive for coronavirus.  NHS England has announced 183 new deaths of hospital patients who tested posi [...] Read full article: UK coronavirus death toll rises by 209 t...→

Meet the deaf fitness blogger on a mission to shake up the industry

Meet the deaf fitness blogger on a mission to shake up the industry

India Morse, better known as You Lean Me Up to her 14K Instagram followers, is a health and fitness influencer turned online coach from London. Read full article: Meet the deaf fitness blogger on a missi...→

Danielle Armstrong welcomes baby girl with childhood sweetheart

Danielle Armstrong welcomes baby girl with childhood sweetheart

Danielle Armstrong has given birth to a baby girl. The 32-year-old announced the happy news on her Instagram page, sharing a sweet snap of herself cradling the [...] Read full article: Danielle Armstrong welcomes baby girl wi...→

Woman with coronavirus symptoms collapses in B&M store

Woman with coronavirus symptoms collapses in B&M store

Shoppers were told to continue queueing at a store after an elderly woman had collapsed with coronavirus symptoms, while the store wasn't cleaned properly befo [...] Read full article: Woman with coronavirus symptoms collapse...→

The live stream gigs and DJ sets you need to tune into this weekend

The live stream gigs and DJ sets you need to tune into this weekend

One good thing to come out of lockdown has been the emergence of live-streamed gigs. And this weekend looks like it might be one of the best yet. We've got a d [...] Read full article: The live stream gigs and DJ sets you nee...→

Big Festival 2020 cancelled, but Sigala & Nile Rogers confirm for 2021

Big Festival 2020 cancelled, but Sigala & Nile Rogers confirm for 2021

The organisers of the UK's largest family festival, Big Feastival, have announced that the annual summer event has been cancelled in light of the ongoing coron [...] Read full article: Big Festival 2020 cancelled, but Sigala ...→

Muslim woman becomes Britain's first hijab-wearing judge

Muslim woman becomes Britain's first hijab-wearing judge

A woman who is believed to the first hijab-wearing judge in the UK has said she hopes to use her success and platform to inspire young Muslims. Raffia Arshad, [...] Read full article: Muslim woman becomes Britain's first hij...→

From shorts and tiaras to nude nails - the Royal Family style rules

From shorts and tiaras to nude nails - the Royal Family style rules

Members of the Royal Family always look impeccably dressed and besides having experts to help them with their wardrobes, there’s also a list of royal style rul [...] Read full article: From shorts and tiaras to nude nails - t...→

Wait, Lee Jordan from Harry Potter also stars in Community?

Wait, Lee Jordan from Harry Potter also stars in Community?

The Harry Potter films catapulted its child stars Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson and Rupert Grint into international fame, though some minor members of the cast [...] Read full article: Wait, Lee Jordan from Harry Potter also ...→

Ready to socialise in VR? XRSpace thinks you are

Ready to socialise in VR? XRSpace thinks you are

We all know that video calls aren’t a replacement for IRL socialisation but given the limits still in place on meeting with friends and families, Zoom and What [...] Read full article: Ready to socialise in VR? XRSpace thinks...→

Bundesliga trend is good news for Chelsea, bad for Arsenal and Spurs

Bundesliga trend is good news for Chelsea, bad for Arsenal and Spurs

Bayern Munich ended Borussia Dortmund’s unbeaten home record with a 1-0 win in last Tuesday’s Der Klassiker to all but clinch an eighth successive title and un [...] Read full article: Bundesliga trend is good news for Chelse...→

Women 'doing hour more childcare and housework than men in lockdown'

Women 'doing hour more childcare and housework than men in lockdown'

Men are still doing more than an hour less housework and childcare than women every day, despite taking on more domestic responsibilities over the past two mon [...] Read full article: Women 'doing hour more childcare and hou...→

Silent Hill's Pyramid Head is coming to Dead by Daylight

Silent Hill's Pyramid Head is coming to Dead by Daylight

Horror game Dead by Daylight has become a love-letter to all things horror, with crossovers spanning famous video game and film franchises. Dead by Daylight is [...] Read full article: Silent Hill's Pyramid Head is coming to ...→

Comment: the close circle of administrators at LFC-linked firms

Comment: the close circle of administrators at LFC-linked firms

Small world, the corporate undertaking game. Especially in the orbits of Simon Hume-Kendall, Elten Barker and Spencer Golding, whose assets have been frozen by [...] Read full article: Comment: the close circle of administrat...→

Ellie Goulding reveals new details about upcoming Brightest Blue album

Ellie Goulding reveals new details about upcoming Brightest Blue album

Ellie Goulding has teased some details about her upcoming album, which has also been given a new release date. Brightest Blue will be Goulding's fourth studio [...] Read full article: Ellie Goulding reveals new details about...→

SpaceX launch time: Everything you need to know

SpaceX launch time: Everything you need to know

Nasa and SpaceX are on course to make history as they launch two astronauts into space from US soil for the first time since 2011. Robert Behnken and Douglas H [...] Read full article: SpaceX launch time: Everything you need ...→

Tears flow as Boohoo fails to fend off its short seller

Tears flow as Boohoo fails to fend off its short seller

When you’re up against an opponent dubbed the Dark Destroyer, you’d better make sure your punches hit home.  Read full article: Tears flow as Boohoo fails to fend off i...→

Spain set to open to visitors from countries with low virus infections

Spain set to open to visitors from countries with low virus infections

Spain's tourism minister today declared that preferential treatment should be given to visitors from countries where coronavirus is under control as much of Eu [...] Read full article: Spain set to open to visitors from count...→

Brazil ‘centre of coronavirus pandemic’ with highest daily death toll

Brazil ‘centre of coronavirus pandemic’ with highest daily death toll

Brazil's virus crisis deepened as it recorded the highest daily death toll in the world for the fifth straight day. Latin America’s biggest country saw an addi [...] Read full article: Brazil ‘centre of coronavirus pandemic’ ...→

Man, 29, held on suspicion of murder over death of 16-year-old girl

Man, 29, held on suspicion of murder over death of 16-year-old girl

A 29-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of 16-year-old Louise Smith whose body was found in woodland after she disappeared in Havant, Ha [...] Read full article: Man, 29, held on suspicion of murder ove...→

FTSE 100 up by another 100 points as economic recovery hopes grow

FTSE 100 up by another 100 points as economic recovery hopes grow

The FTSE-100 Index jumped over 100 points today as hopes about an economic recovery grew.   Leisure stocks that once again drove the index higher as British Ai [...] Read full article: FTSE 100 up by another 100 points as eco...→

Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande reunite for Chromatica weather forecast

Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande reunite for Chromatica weather forecast

Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande teamed up for a special weather report to celebrate the release of their single Rain On Me. The tongue-in-cheek clip, released in p [...] Read full article: Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande reunite for ...→

Extraordinary moment Muslims gather in Ikea car park to pray safely

Extraordinary moment Muslims gather in Ikea car park to pray safely

This is the moment hundreds of Muslims gathered in an Ikea car park in Germany to celebrate Eid after being unable to safely congregate at a mosque. Muslims ar [...] Read full article: Extraordinary moment Muslims gather in I...→

Jenrick rules out review of lockdown fines for childcare-linked travel

Jenrick rules out review of lockdown fines for childcare-linked travel

Government minister Robert Jenrick has ruled out a review of fines for childcare-related travel amid the saga concerning Dominic Cummings' alleged breach of lo [...] Read full article: Jenrick rules out review of lockdown fin...→

Video of birdwatcher Christian Cooper goes viral

Video of birdwatcher Christian Cooper goes viral

A new video of the birdwatching black man who was unfairly threatened with the police by a white woman in New York's Central Park this week has gone viral. Chr [...] Read full article: Video of birdwatcher Christian Cooper go...→

Sir Elton John moved to tears by AGT performer Archie Williams

Sir Elton John moved to tears by AGT performer Archie Williams

Sir Elton John has revealed he felt emotional after watching a moving performance of his song Don’t Let The Sun Go Down On Me on America’s Got Talent. In a Twi [...] Read full article: Sir Elton John moved to tears by AGT per...→

Old Vic to stream socially distanced plays from empty theatre

Old Vic to stream socially distanced plays from empty theatre

Claire Foy and Matt Smith will return to the Old Vic stage to star in a socially distanced revival of Lungs. Read full article: Old Vic to stream socially distanced pla...→

Alexandra Shulman on feminism, freedom and the future of fashion

Alexandra Shulman on feminism, freedom and the future of fashion

Alexandra Shulman has not been enjoying lockdown. "Has anybody?" she laments over the phone from her home in north London. "I like normal life. I like being ab [...] Read full article: Alexandra Shulman on feminism, freedom a...→

Marla Maples breaks lockdown to fly to daughter Tiffany Trump

Marla Maples breaks lockdown to fly to daughter Tiffany Trump

Marla Maples’ most recent Instagram post has stirred up some controversy. President Donald Trump's second ex-wife, 56, hopped on a flight yesterday to visit th [...] Read full article: Marla Maples breaks lockdown to fly to d...→

FIFA 20 best wonderkids: 100 cheap future stars to sign on career mode

FIFA 20 best wonderkids: 100 cheap future stars to sign on career mode

With most professional football still on hold due to the coronavirus pandemic it's time to fire up your console and create your own drama on FIFA 20.  That's r [...] Read full article: FIFA 20 best wonderkids: 100 cheap futur...→

What happened when I tried the probiotic everyone raves about

What happened when I tried the probiotic everyone raves about

The wellness world has been abuzz with talk of probiotics and how they can improve gut health for some time now. If you've done any research into the area you' [...] Read full article: What happened when I tried the probiotic...→

Paddy McGuinness mocks Dominic Cummings with hilarious song

Paddy McGuinness mocks Dominic Cummings with hilarious song

Paddy McGuinness has poked fun at Dominic Cummings’ trip to Barnard Castle with the help of a 70s classic.  The comedian shared his own version of (Is This the [...] Read full article: Paddy McGuinness mocks Dominic Cummings ...→

Auto Trader to slash its car prices by 25%

Auto Trader to slash its car prices by 25%

Auto Trader has vowed to slash its prices in June as the Government allows car dealerships to open again. The business, which sets up buyers and sellers of car [...] Read full article: Auto Trader to slash its car prices by 2...→

British Land sees retail and Covid-19 disruption hit property values

British Land sees retail and Covid-19 disruption hit property values

British Land on Wednesday said the value of its property empire has dropped 10.1%,as it showed how tough High Street conditions and coronavirus have hurt. The [...] Read full article: British Land sees retail and Covid-19 di...→

Police interview witness over Cummings' alleged breach of lockdown

Police interview witness over Cummings' alleged breach of lockdown

Police have interviewed a witness over Dominic Cummings' alleged coronavirus lockdown breach.  Robin Lees described having had a "thorough" chat with officers [...] Read full article: Police interview witness over Cummings' ...→

UK player scoops £16.5m in EuroMillions win

UK player scoops £16.5m in EuroMillions win

A UK player has scooped £16.5 million in the EuroMillions draw. The winner will share Tuesday’s £33 million jackpot with a player from France, with each pocket [...] Read full article: UK player scoops £16.5m in EuroMillions ...→

Boohoo buys PrettyLittleThing outright for £329 million

Boohoo buys PrettyLittleThing outright for £329 million

Online fashion sensation Boohoo today bought 100% of its PrettyLittleThing subsidiary in a deal potentially worth £329 million after facing conflict of interes [...] Read full article: Boohoo buys PrettyLittleThing outright f...→

Hart opens up on how Guardiola rejection affected his mental health

Hart opens up on how Guardiola rejection affected his mental health

Joe Hart has opened up about the impact not feeling wanted by Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola and how it affected his mental health. The former England goal [...] Read full article: Hart opens up on how Guardiola rejection...→

Boohoo buys Pretty Little Thing outright in bid to end conflict of in

Boohoo buys Pretty Little Thing outright in bid to end "conflict of in

Online fashion sensation Boohoo today bought 100% of its Pretty Little Thing subsidiary in a deal potentially worth £329 million after facing criticism from a [...] Read full article: Boohoo buys Pretty Little Thing outright...→

GSK promises to manufacture 1 billion doses for Covid-19 vaccine batt

GSK promises to manufacture 1 billion doses for Covid-19 vaccine batt

DRUG giant GSK on Thursday pledged to manufacture one billion doses of its adjuvant drug for Covid-19 vaccines to help the battle against virus. GSK's adjuvant [...] Read full article: GSK promises to manufacture 1 billion do...→

London firm Hob Salons outlines reopening plans

London firm Hob Salons outlines reopening plans

Magazines, Prosecco and teas are off the menu at Hob Salons, the London hairdressing group said on Thursday as it revealed how sites will operate when the lock [...] Read full article: London firm Hob Salons outlines reopenin...→

Your morning briefing: What you should know for Thursday, May 28

Your morning briefing: What you should know for Thursday, May 28

  Coronavirus tracing system to launch amid growing anger in Cummings row  People who come into close contact with a coronavirus sufferer will be told to self- [...] Read full article: Your morning briefing: What you should k...→

What will be discussed at today’s Project Restart meeting

What will be discussed at today’s Project Restart meeting

The final official Project Restart meeting of the week takes place today after clubs unanimously agreed to plans to return to close-contact training . Read full article: What will be discussed at today’s Projec...→

Trump orders FBI to 'expedite' probe into George Floyd's death

Trump orders FBI to 'expedite' probe into George Floyd's death

Donald Trump has ordered the FBI and the Department of Justice to “expedite” the investigation into the death of a black man who died after being pinned down b [...] Read full article: Trump orders FBI to 'expedite' probe int...→

William: Bad eyesight helped me overcome anxiety of giving speeches

William: Bad eyesight helped me overcome anxiety of giving speeches

The Duke of Cambridge has revealed poor eyesight helped him overcome the anxiety of giving important speeches, saying it helped that the faces of those in the [...] Read full article: William: Bad eyesight helped me overcome...→

Dolly Wells: Filming TV show over Zoom felt like game of Consequences

Dolly Wells: Filming TV show over Zoom felt like game of Consequences

Dolly Wells describes making her latest TV show Little Room as being like the game Consequences, where each person draws a body part on a piece of paper, folds [...] Read full article: Dolly Wells: Filming TV show over Zoom f...→

Arsenal Women handed £50,000 fine after 'act of discrimination'

Arsenal Women handed £50,000 fine after 'act of discrimination'

Arsenal Women FC have been fined £50,000 by the Football Association (FA) after being found to have discriminated against a former coach "by reason of disabili [...] Read full article: Arsenal Women handed £50,000 fine after ...→

Woman, in 70s, fighting for life after stabbing in Islington home

Woman, in 70s, fighting for life after stabbing in Islington home

A woman is fighting for her life after a double stabbing at a home in north London. Emergency services were called to the house on Southgate Road, Islington, j [...] Read full article: Woman, in 70s, fighting for life after s...→

Nasa and SpaceX's historic launch aborted just minutes before take off

Nasa and SpaceX's historic launch aborted just minutes before take off

Nasa and SpaceX’s historic launch has been aborted due to weather conditions, just minutes before take off. Read full article: Nasa and SpaceX's historic launch aborte...→

Andrew accused of pool ‘foreplay’ with topless teen in new documentary

Andrew accused of pool ‘foreplay’ with topless teen in new documentary

Prince Andrew has been accused of frolicking in a pool with a topless woman, as he faces a fresh round of damning allegations over his relationship with Jeffre [...] Read full article: Andrew accused of pool ‘foreplay’ with t...→

Roundhead MPs take on Laughing Cavalier Johnson in Battle of Cummings

Roundhead MPs take on Laughing Cavalier Johnson in Battle of Cummings

Much was made about the pressure that Boris Johnson would be under when he appeared before the Liaison Committee to be interrogated about wayward advisor Domin [...] Read full article: Roundhead MPs take on Laughing Cavalier ...→

Jacqueline Jossa addresses Dan Osborne ‘split’ claims

Jacqueline Jossa addresses Dan Osborne ‘split’ claims

Jacqueline Jossa has hit back at reports saying she has ended her three-year marriage to Dan Osborne. The 27-year-old actor took to Instagram to insist that he [...] Read full article: Jacqueline Jossa addresses Dan Osborne ‘...→

London medics tie the knot in hospital chapel after wedding cancelled

London medics tie the knot in hospital chapel after wedding cancelled

A nurse and doctor who had to cancel their wedding due to the coronavirus outbreak have got married at the hospital where they both work. Jann Tipping, 34, and [...] Read full article: London medics tie the knot in hospital c...→

NHS chief says trust in social distancing dented by Cummings row

NHS chief says trust in social distancing dented by Cummings row

Healthcare chief Chris Hopson has called on Boris Johnson to acknowledge that public trust in social distancing measures has been undermined amid a bitter row [...] Read full article: NHS chief says trust in social distancin...→

BBC: Maitlis monologue on Cummings did not meet impartiality standards

BBC: Maitlis monologue on Cummings did not meet impartiality standards

The BBC has said that an Emily Maitlis introduction to Newsnight which discussed the Dominic Cummings lockdown row “did not meet our standards of due impartial [...] Read full article: BBC: Maitlis monologue on Cummings did n...→

Aya Hachem shot dead 'amid dispute between rival tyre firms'

Aya Hachem shot dead 'amid dispute between rival tyre firms'

A teenage law student was shot dead following a business dispute between two rival tyre firms, a court has heard. Aya Hachem, 19, was on a shopping trip near h [...] Read full article: Aya Hachem shot dead 'amid dispute betwe...→

R rate: What is it and how is the figure calculated?

R rate: What is it and how is the figure calculated?

As the UK gradually moves out of coronavirus lockdown, one figure is at the forefront of ministers' and advisers' minds. The R number measures the rate of tran [...] Read full article: R rate: What is it and how is the figure...→

Kensington Palace responds to claims Kate is overworked and unhappy

Kensington Palace responds to claims Kate is overworked and unhappy

Kensington Palace has issued a rare statement after the Duchess of Cambridge appeared on the cover of Tatler and unnamed friends spoke to the magazine about he [...] Read full article: Kensington Palace responds to claims Kat...→

A critic cooks: Fay Maschler's take on the Harry's Bar croque monsieur

A critic cooks: Fay Maschler's take on the Harry's Bar croque monsieur

Harry’s Bar in Venice, established in 1931 by Giuseppe Cipriani, was in the news recently when his son Arrigo, 88, questioned its re-opening under the distanci [...] Read full article: A critic cooks: Fay Maschler's take on t...→

Comedian Simon Brodkin mocks Dominic Cummings in TikTok vid

Comedian Simon Brodkin mocks Dominic Cummings in TikTok vid

Dominic Cummings has faced widespread criticism over his decision to drive to Durhma from London during lockdown. Despite holding a press conference, the gover [...] Read full article: Comedian Simon Brodkin mocks Dominic Cum...→

Bakery rises to challenge of lockdown by offering care packages

Bakery rises to challenge of lockdown by offering care packages

An east London bakery is delivering food parcels thanks to donations from its customers. The Wild Goose Bakery has been working with nearby Leytonstone Food Ba [...] Read full article: Bakery rises to challenge of lockdown by...→

Lockdown rule-breakers 'using Cummings’ actions as an excuse'

Lockdown rule-breakers 'using Cummings’ actions as an excuse'

Lockdown rule-breakers are using Dominic Cummings’ actions as an excuse when flouting Covid-19 regulations, a top police officer has said. West Midlands Police [...] Read full article: Lockdown rule-breakers 'using Cummings’ ...→

Simon Cowell donates £1 million BGT advert fee to charity

Simon Cowell donates £1 million BGT advert fee to charity

He was once television’s famous Mr Nasty judge – but it seems Simon Cowell has gone all soft over the years. The 60-year-old was reportedly offered a staggerin [...] Read full article: Simon Cowell donates £1 million BGT adve...→

Russell & Bromley joins list of retailers outlining reopening plans

Russell & Bromley joins list of retailers outlining reopening plans

Upmarket accessories and fashion retailers Johnstons of Elgin, Reiss and Russell & Bromley on Wednesday revealed their store reopening plans to the Evening Sta [...] Read full article: Russell & Bromley joins list of retailer...→

Covid could ‘accelerate’ BP’s green transformation, boss says

The boss of BP has said the global lockdown sparked by coronavirus has given people “a look” at a greener future, as air pollution drops in many major cities a [...] Read full article: Covid could ‘accelerate’ BP’s green tran...→

Men in pink: rosé-coloured menswear is the way forward this summer

Men in pink: rosé-coloured menswear is the way forward this summer

Perhaps you're more familiar with drinking pink (thank God Whispering Angel season is back), but this summer you might also stop to consider the possibility of [...] Read full article: Men in pink: rosé-coloured menswear is t...→

Normal People’s Daisy Edgar-Jones reveals struggle with hypochondria

Normal People’s Daisy Edgar-Jones reveals struggle with hypochondria

Daisy Edgar-Jones has detailed her struggle with hypochondria, explaining it is one of the ways her anxiety manifests itself. The Normal People star has also s [...] Read full article: Normal People’s Daisy Edgar-Jones reveal...→

So you can't go on holiday... watch these TV shows and films instead

So you can't go on holiday... watch these TV shows and films instead

It’s tradition isn’t it? As soon as the last May bank holiday is over we start looking forward to our summer vacation. Unfortunately you can’t even drive 270 m [...] Read full article: So you can't go on holiday... watch thes...→

What are local lockdowns and do they slow coronavirus outbreaks?

What are local lockdowns and do they slow coronavirus outbreaks?

The UK has been on lockdown to help slow the spread of the coronavirus since March 23. Non-essential shops have closed, and people have been asked to stay at h [...] Read full article: What are local lockdowns and do they slo...→

Best sweatbands for workouts and running

Best sweatbands for workouts and running

During the lockdown period, it has become more crucial than ever to stay active. Gyms may be closed for the foreseeable but personal trainers and fitness influ [...] Read full article: Best sweatbands for workouts and running...→

Iceland's coolest hotel is taking bookings from June 1

Iceland's coolest hotel is taking bookings from June 1

When it opened in 2016, Deplar Farm in Iceland shot straight to the top of our bucket lists - and for good reason. The luxury all-inclusive has something for e [...] Read full article: Iceland's coolest hotel is taking bookin...→

Government CBILS and Bounce Back loan bail-out nears £30 billion

Government CBILS and Bounce Back loan bail-out nears £30 billion

Loans dished out by the government to Covid-19 battered companies through three emergency lending schemes hit £27.5 billion on Thursday, Treasury figures show. [...] Read full article: Government CBILS and Bounce Back loan ba...→

Just say sorry, Boris Johnson — look at how Labour suffered

Just say sorry, Boris Johnson — look at how Labour suffered

It’s 15 years since The Thick Of It hit our screens and while I miss it, even the creative genius of Armando Iannucci could not have conjured up Dominic Cummin [...] Read full article: Just say sorry, Boris Johnson — look at ...→

Architect who helped found school and social worker die with Covid-19

Architect who helped found school and social worker die with Covid-19

An architect who helped found the UK’s first state-funded Greek Orthodox secondary school and a social worker who was in the hospital where his wife is a nurse [...] Read full article: Architect who helped found school and so...→

Best men’s shorts to keep you cool this summer

Best men’s shorts to keep you cool this summer

When it comes to summer dressing, shorts are a fully fledged staple item - but that doesn’t mean that it’s easy to find the perfect pair. In fact, shorts shopp [...] Read full article: Best men’s shorts to keep you cool this ...→

Rishi Sunak urged not to cut business lifeline too soon

Rishi Sunak urged not to cut business lifeline too soon

London business leaders today pleaded with Rishi Sunak not to ban companies from putting more staff into the “lifesaver” furlough scheme. The Chancellor is due [...] Read full article: Rishi Sunak urged not to cut business li...→

No Premier League kick-offs to overlap when football restarts

No Premier League kick-offs to overlap when football restarts

How football is broadcast when Project Restart becomes a reality will be central to Thursday’s Premier League shareholders’ meeting. Clubs are looking how to d [...] Read full article: No Premier League kick-offs to overlap w...→

Premier League clubs vote to resume contact training in restart boost

Premier League clubs vote to resume contact training in restart boost

Premier League clubs have today unanimously voted in favour of approving a return to contact training as Project Restart gathers pace. Top-flight clubs have al [...] Read full article: Premier League clubs vote to resume cont...→

Lockdown Britain has hit sofa to binge-watch TV, official figures show

Lockdown Britain has hit sofa to binge-watch TV, official figures show

Britons have been enjoying a “couch potato” lockdown with much of their extra spare time devoted to watching TV and films, official figures reveal today. A bre [...] Read full article: Lockdown Britain has hit sofa to binge-w...→

Track and trace to be rolled out across UK tomorrow

Track and trace to be rolled out across UK tomorrow

Everyone who displays coronavirus symptoms will be asked to report themselves from tomorrow to “test and trace” officials whose job is to find and isolate all [...] Read full article: Track and trace to be rolled out across ...→

How to combat tech neck while WFH

How to combat tech neck while WFH

Forget Cummings-fury and quarantine fatigue. The most common feeling of lockdown? Crippling back pain. According to Bupa, 63 per cent of us are suffering from [...] Read full article: How to combat tech neck while WFH...→

McDonald's to open more than a thousand restaurants next week

McDonald's to open more than a thousand restaurants next week

McDonald’s has announced that it will increase the number of its reopened UK and Ireland restaurants from 44 to more than a thousand by the end of next week.   [...] Read full article: McDonald's to open more than a thousand ...→

When is Father's Day 2020 and why do we mark the date?

When is Father's Day 2020 and why do we mark the date?

Father's Day is approaching, but how long have we celebrated the occasion? The day follows on from Mother's Day - which is celebrated in March in the UK - and [...] Read full article: When is Father's Day 2020 and why do we ...→

Kate 'working as hard as a top CEO' during lockdown

Kate 'working as hard as a top CEO' during lockdown

Prince William and Kate Middleton have been working around the clock to support their various charity patronages during the national lockdown. Once upon a time [...] Read full article: Kate 'working as hard as a top CEO' duri...→

James Argent: Gemma Collins ‘refused to cover up’ my drug addiction

James Argent: Gemma Collins ‘refused to cover up’ my drug addiction

James ‘Arg’ Argent has admitted he would “hate” girlfriend Gemma Collins at the height of his cocaine addiction as she “refused to cover up” his drug problems. [...] Read full article: James Argent: Gemma Collins ‘refused to ...→

Lockdown is beginning to ease slightly across the country, but people can still

Lockdown is beginning to ease slightly across the country, but people can still

Lockdown is beginning to ease slightly across the country, but people can still expect to be social distancing and staying indoors for the time being. Read full article: Lockdown is beginning to ease slightly a...→

Domestic abuse calls soar as victims suffer ‘terrifying ordeals’

Domestic abuse calls soar as victims suffer ‘terrifying ordeals’

The number of helpline calls made by victims of domestic abuse has leapt by 66 per cent during the lockdown to hit a new peak, a charity warned today. Refuge, [...] Read full article: Domestic abuse calls soar as victims suf...→

Bid now on the fantastic lots in our Food For London Now auction

Bid now on the fantastic lots in our Food For London Now auction

Today the Evening Standard launches a silent auction in aid of its Food For London Now appeal. Readers have the chance to win a private guitar lesson from Elli [...] Read full article: Bid now on the fantastic lots in our Foo...→

The winner of Fortnite's Asia champion series caught cheating

The winner of Fortnite's Asia champion series caught cheating

Epic Games has banned the Asian Fortnite champion for cheating during an invitational match. Japanese player Sekosama has had to forfeit his winnings of $15,00 [...] Read full article: The winner of Fortnite's Asia champion s...→

Matron: Rapid deaths of virus patients left staff fearing for safety

Matron: Rapid deaths of virus patients left staff fearing for safety

A matron at one of the London hospitals hardest hit by coronavirus has told how some patients suffered a rapid death and staff felt “vulnerable and unsettled” [...] Read full article: Matron: Rapid deaths of virus patients l...→

Transfers LIVE! Chelsea contact £35m Benrahma, Man Utd Torres bid

Transfers LIVE! Chelsea contact £35m Benrahma, Man Utd Torres bid

Chelsea 'make contact' over Benrahma deal... Chelsea have made their first move to sign Brentford star Said Benrahma, according to an outlet in the winger's na [...] Read full article: Transfers LIVE! Chelsea contact £35m Ben...→

Comment: shopping centre boss's departure is about time

It’s bad form to speak ill of the departed, so I will say this: Hammerson’s David Atkins is a thoroughly nice bloke. Professional, unassuming and far from the [...] Read full article: Comment: shopping centre boss's departur...→

Explanation of Cummings' Barnard Castle trip doesn't add up - Tory MP

Explanation of Cummings' Barnard Castle trip doesn't add up - Tory MP

The Government’s defence of Dominic Cummings’ trip to Barnard Castle “doesn’t stack up”, a Tory MP has said.  Sir Bob Neill, chair of the Justice Select Commit [...] Read full article: Explanation of Cummings' Barnard Castle ...→

A pizza restaurant has just opened in a London car showroom

A pizza restaurant has just opened in a London car showroom

Ferrari, Lamborghini, Maserati… Santa Maria? The London pizza favourite is joining fellow Italian classics by setting up its latest restaurant in a car showroo [...] Read full article: A pizza restaurant has just opened in a ...→

Emily Maitlis praised for 'sledgehammer' monologue on Dominic Cummings

Emily Maitlis praised for 'sledgehammer' monologue on Dominic Cummings

Emily Maitlis has been praised for her "brilliant" summary of the Government's "blind loyalty" over the Dominic Cummings row during her one-minute Newsnight in [...] Read full article: Emily Maitlis praised for 'sledgehammer'...→

Seinfeld and Get Out actor Richard Herd dies aged 87

Seinfeld and Get Out actor Richard Herd dies aged 87

Richard Herd, a character actor who appeared in several films and television series, died on Tuesday. Herd died of cancer-related causes on Tuesday morning at [...] Read full article: Seinfeld and Get Out actor Richard Herd ...→

Police use tear gas as thousands protest death of black man in custody

Police use tear gas as thousands protest death of black man in custody

Thousands of people flooded the streets last night to demand justice over the death of a black man, who died in police custody following an altercation with of [...] Read full article: Police use tear gas as thousands protest...→

Support for Tory party nosedives amid Cummings controversy

Support for Tory party nosedives amid Cummings controversy

The Conservative Party's lead over Labour has plunged by nine points in a week according to a new poll which lays bare the scale of the political damage caused [...] Read full article: Support for Tory party nosedives amid Cu...→

'He's an absolute fool': Biden hits back Trump in face mask row

'He's an absolute fool': Biden hits back Trump in face mask row

Joe Biden has called Donald Trump a “fool” and accused him of “stoking deaths” over his approach to wearing face masks during the coronavirus pandemic. The US [...] Read full article: 'He's an absolute fool': Biden hits back...→

Four Minneapolis police officers fired after death of black man

Four Minneapolis police officers fired after death of black man

Four Minneapolis police officers who were involved in the arrest of a black man who died in police custody have been fired hours after a bystander’s video show [...] Read full article: Four Minneapolis police officers fired a...→

M&G ploughs on with £410m dividend despite regulator calls

M&G ploughs on with £410m dividend despite regulator calls

FUND and insurance giant M&G on Wednesday defended a decision to pay a £410 million dividend on saying it was vital for retirees and savers.  The former Pruden [...] Read full article: M&G ploughs on with £410m dividend despi...→

The FTSE-100 Index was set to make modest gains today despite sharp falls on Asi [...]

The FTSE-100 Index was set to make modest gains today despite sharp falls on Asi [...]

The FTSE-100 Index was set to make modest gains today despite sharp falls on Asian markets this morning triggered by concerns about street demonstrations in Ho [...] Read full article: The FTSE-100 Index was set to make modes...→

Test, track and trace app: how will it work?

Test, track and trace app: how will it work?

A mobile app to try and control the spread of coronavirus will be ready in weeks to be used by the whole of the UK, an NHS executive has said. Read full article: Test, track and trace app: how will it w...→

Boohoo buys PrettyLittleThing outright for £329 million

Boohoo buys PrettyLittleThing outright for £329 million

Online fashion sensation Boohoo today bought 100% of its PrettyLittleThing subsidiary in a deal potentially worth £329 million after facing conflict of interes [...] Read full article: Boohoo buys PrettyLittleThing outright f...→

Floyd protest descend into chaos as police fire rubber bullets

Floyd protest descend into chaos as police fire rubber bullets

Thousands protesting over the death of George Floyd, who died in police custody , have clashed with riot officers firing tear gas for a second night in Minneap [...] Read full article: Floyd protest descend into chaos as poli...→

What does 'simp' mean? The TikTok phrase explained

What does 'simp' mean? The TikTok phrase explained

There is little debate over the influence of tech over modern vocabulary. I can barely remember how to describe an emotion without employing an emoji, and I’m [...] Read full article: What does 'simp' mean? The TikTok phrase...→

Boohoo buys Pretty Little Thing outright in bid to end conflict of in

Boohoo buys Pretty Little Thing outright in bid to end "conflict of in

Online fashion sensation Boohoo today bought 100% of its Pretty Little Thing subsidiary in a deal potentially worth £329 million after facing criticism from a [...] Read full article: Boohoo buys Pretty Little Thing outright...→

EasyJet to slash staff by 30% as coronavirus takes it toll

EasyJet to slash staff by 30% as coronavirus takes it toll

EasyJet will slash 30% of its staff as the company warns flight demand will not fully recover until 2023.  The company which has been hit hard by coronavirus s [...] Read full article: EasyJet to slash staff by 30% as coronav...→

Lockdown to be reviewed as virus test and trace system launched - LIVE

Lockdown to be reviewed as virus test and trace system launched - LIVE

The Government is set to lay out the next steps  for easing the coronavirus lockdown in England, as ministers roll out the new test and trace system - seen as [...] Read full article: Lockdown to be reviewed as virus test an...→

London firm Hob Salons outlines reopening plans

London firm Hob Salons outlines reopening plans

Magazines, Prosecco and teas are off the menu at Hob Salons, the London hairdressing group said on Thursday as it revealed how sites will operate when the lock [...] Read full article: London firm Hob Salons outlines reopenin...→

FTSE-100 set to rise amid hopes for European covid bounceback

FTSE-100 set to rise amid hopes for European covid bounceback

The FTSE-100 Index looked set to jump 46 points to 6190 today amid hopes for a wider European recovery from the coronavirus. A bumper aid scheme for troubled p [...] Read full article: FTSE-100 set to rise amid hopes for Euro...→

Firefighters battle blaze at block of flats in east London

Firefighters battle blaze at block of flats in east London

Firefighters are battling a blaze at a block of flats in east London. Crews were called around 3.30am after the blaze broke out in the roof of a block of flats [...] Read full article: Firefighters battle blaze at block of fl...→

What will be discussed at today’s Project Restart meeting

What will be discussed at today’s Project Restart meeting

The final official Project Restart meeting of the week takes place today after clubs unanimously agreed to plans to return to close-contact training . Read full article: What will be discussed at today’s Projec...→

PM hints pubs could reopen before July as ministers to review lockdown

PM hints pubs could reopen before July as ministers to review lockdown

Boris Johnson's plans to ease the lockdown will be confirmed today in an official review that could pave way for schools to begin reopening, with possible good [...] Read full article: PM hints pubs could reopen before July a...→

Boots' new affordable Glow skincare range, tried and tested

Boots' new affordable Glow skincare range, tried and tested

When it comes to affordable skincare, there are few brands we trust as well as Boots. Which is why we were very excited to hear the makers of the iconic No7 sk [...] Read full article: Boots' new affordable Glow skincare rang...→

William: Bad eyesight helped me overcome anxiety of giving speeches

William: Bad eyesight helped me overcome anxiety of giving speeches

The Duke of Cambridge has revealed poor eyesight helped him overcome the anxiety of giving important speeches, saying it helped that the faces of those in the [...] Read full article: William: Bad eyesight helped me overcome...→

'Four out of five' Ryanair passengers still waiting for refunds

'Four out of five' Ryanair passengers still waiting for refunds

Four out of five Ryanair passengers who requested a refund after their flight was cancelled during the pandemic are still waiting for a pay-out, a survey has f [...] Read full article: 'Four out of five' Ryanair passengers st...→

Watford's Deeney reveals shocking abuse received over training refusal

Watford's Deeney reveals shocking abuse received over training refusal

Watford captain Troy Deeney has revealed he has faced heckling in the street and sickening online abuse of his family over his decision not to return to traini [...] Read full article: Watford's Deeney reveals shocking abuse ...→

Arsenal Women handed £50,000 fine after 'act of discrimination'

Arsenal Women handed £50,000 fine after 'act of discrimination'

Arsenal Women FC have been fined £50,000 by the Football Association (FA) after being found to have discriminated against a former coach "by reason of disabili [...] Read full article: Arsenal Women handed £50,000 fine after ...→

Britivic cheers at-home demand for Robinsons squash

Britivic cheers at-home demand for Robinsons squash

Soft drinks group Britvic on Wednesday said customers stocking up on Robinsons squash has helped soften the blow of losing sales when pubs and restaurants clos [...] Read full article: Britivic cheers at-home demand for Robin...→

London’s five star hotels demand end to ‘unworkable’ quarantine rules

London’s five star hotels demand end to ‘unworkable’ quarantine rules

The bosses of London’s most famous five star hotels including The Ritz, The Savoy, Claridge’s and The Dorchester, have written to Priti Patel demanding that sh [...] Read full article: London’s five star hotels demand end to ...→

Nasa and SpaceX's historic launch aborted just minutes before take off

Nasa and SpaceX's historic launch aborted just minutes before take off

Nasa and SpaceX’s historic launch has been aborted due to weather conditions, just minutes before take off. Read full article: Nasa and SpaceX's historic launch aborte...→

McMillions follows a star agent from pen-pushing to true-crime sting

McMillions follows a star agent from pen-pushing to true-crime sting

Every good documentary needs a star interviewee, the participant who doesn’t just help to piece a complicated story together, but brings it to life. In Tiger K [...] Read full article: McMillions follows a star agent from pen...→

Sajid Javid: Dominic Cummings' actions were not necessary or justified

Sajid Javid: Dominic Cummings' actions were not necessary or justified

Sajid Javid has joined the growing ranks of Tory MPs to condemn the actions of Dominic Cummings. The former Chancellor said he does not believe Mr Cummings’ tr [...] Read full article: Sajid Javid: Dominic Cummings' actions w...→

Roundhead MPs take on Laughing Cavalier Johnson in Battle of Cummings

Roundhead MPs take on Laughing Cavalier Johnson in Battle of Cummings

Much was made about the pressure that Boris Johnson would be under when he appeared before the Liaison Committee to be interrogated about wayward advisor Domin [...] Read full article: Roundhead MPs take on Laughing Cavalier ...→

Transfers LIVE! Sancho and Grealish boost for Man Utd, Luiz latest

Transfers LIVE! Sancho and Grealish boost for Man Utd, Luiz latest

West Ham told cost of Montiel... Marca say West Ham will have to pay €12million if they want to sign River Plate defender Gonzalo Montiel this summer.  Read full article: Transfers LIVE! Sancho and Grealish boos...→

Premier League confirms four more positive Covid-19 tests

Premier League confirms four more positive Covid-19 tests

Four people from three different Premier League clubs have tested positive for Covid-19 after a third batch of testing. The Premier League confirmed in a state [...] Read full article: Premier League confirms four more positi...→

London medics tie the knot in hospital chapel after wedding cancelled

London medics tie the knot in hospital chapel after wedding cancelled

A nurse and doctor who had to cancel their wedding due to the coronavirus outbreak have got married at the hospital where they both work. Jann Tipping, 34, and [...] Read full article: London medics tie the knot in hospital c...→

Regus owner IWG entices retail investors in £315 million fundraise

Regus owner IWG entices retail investors in £315 million fundraise

Regus owner IWG unveiled a £315 million fundraise on Wednesday with a retail offering giving armchair investors the chance to buy. More follows... Read full article: Regus owner IWG entices retail investors...→

Owen Jones and Carole Malone clash on the Jeremy Vine show

Owen Jones and Carole Malone clash on the Jeremy Vine show

Heated debate raged on the Jeremy Vine show today as Carole Malone and Owen Jones rowed over the ongoing furore surrounding Dominic Cummings. Read full article: Owen Jones and Carole Malone clash on th...→

BBC: Maitlis monologue on Cummings did not meet impartiality standards

BBC: Maitlis monologue on Cummings did not meet impartiality standards

The BBC has said that an Emily Maitlis introduction to Newsnight which discussed the Dominic Cummings lockdown row “did not meet our standards of due impartial [...] Read full article: BBC: Maitlis monologue on Cummings did n...→

Lily-Rose Depp's style journey in pictures as she turns 21

Lily-Rose Depp's style journey in pictures as she turns 21

Lily-Rose Depp is quickly on her way to becoming a Hollywood superstar - of course, it helps that she already has a cool girl pedigree. Her parents are two fam [...] Read full article: Lily-Rose Depp's style journey in pictur...→

Boris Johnson rejects call for Cummings inquiry amid rising Tory anger

Boris Johnson rejects call for Cummings inquiry amid rising Tory anger

Boris Johnson has rejected a call for an inquiry into Dominic Cummings' actions during the height of the coronavirus lockdown.  The Prime Minister continued to [...] Read full article: Boris Johnson rejects call for Cummings ...→

R rate: What is it and how is the figure calculated?

R rate: What is it and how is the figure calculated?

As the UK gradually moves out of coronavirus lockdown, one figure is at the forefront of ministers' and advisers' minds. The R number measures the rate of tran [...] Read full article: R rate: What is it and how is the figure...→

Chrissy Teigen explains why she's having her implants removed

Chrissy Teigen explains why she's having her implants removed

Chrissy Teigen’s transparency with her social media following (over 29 million on Instagram alone) has always been part of her charm. And in her latest Instagr [...] Read full article: Chrissy Teigen explains why she's having...→

Death toll jumps by 412 as official figure doubles hospital fatalities

Death toll jumps by 412 as official figure doubles hospital fatalities

The number of people who have died in the UK after testing positive for coronavirus has jumped by 412, nearly double the number of hospital fatalities announce [...] Read full article: Death toll jumps by 412 as official figu...→

A critic cooks: Fay Maschler's take on the Harry's Bar croque monsieur

A critic cooks: Fay Maschler's take on the Harry's Bar croque monsieur

Harry’s Bar in Venice, established in 1931 by Giuseppe Cipriani, was in the news recently when his son Arrigo, 88, questioned its re-opening under the distanci [...] Read full article: A critic cooks: Fay Maschler's take on t...→

Twitter's anti-porn filters block Dominic Cummings’ name

Twitter's anti-porn filters block Dominic Cummings’ name

Twitter’s anti-porn filters have blocked Dominic Cummings’ name from appearing on the platform, according to a new report. The correct spelling of Mr Cummings' [...] Read full article: Twitter's anti-porn filters block Domini...→

Pumped up kicks: best novelty inflatables

The mercury has risen — and taken tempers with it. It is easy to be chilled when you are literally quite cool; but now that the homes we have been cooped up in [...] Read full article: Pumped up kicks: best novelty inflatable...→

Bakery rises to challenge of lockdown by offering care packages

Bakery rises to challenge of lockdown by offering care packages

An east London bakery is delivering food parcels thanks to donations from its customers. The Wild Goose Bakery has been working with nearby Leytonstone Food Ba [...] Read full article: Bakery rises to challenge of lockdown by...→

Head-in-the-sand won’t wash — you need a plan to get back in office

Head-in-the-sand won’t wash — you need a plan to get back in office

It's the million-dollar question. For City landlords, make that a billion. How, and when, are Londoners going to get back to the office? The problem is so comp [...] Read full article: Head-in-the-sand won’t wash — you need a...→

Clothing delivery firm growing again after ‘roller-coaster’ time

Clothing delivery firm growing again after ‘roller-coaster’ time

High-end clothing delivery and returns start-up Harper Concierge is among the army of small London businesses trying to attract and keep new customers during t [...] Read full article: Clothing delivery firm growing again aft...→

Simon Cowell donates £1 million BGT advert fee to charity

Simon Cowell donates £1 million BGT advert fee to charity

He was once television’s famous Mr Nasty judge – but it seems Simon Cowell has gone all soft over the years. The 60-year-old was reportedly offered a staggerin [...] Read full article: Simon Cowell donates £1 million BGT adve...→

Reiss tells customers to buy clothes first and try them on at home

Reiss tells customers to buy clothes first and try them on at home

Reiss will encourage shoppers to buy clothes, try them on at home and return them if needed rather than use changing rooms, the upmarket fashion firm said on W [...] Read full article: Reiss tells customers to buy clothes fir...→

United Zingdom: the podcast deciphering what it means to be British

United Zingdom: the podcast deciphering what it means to be British

It had only just stopped raining when Wendy, the Anglesey-born proprietor of Cardiff Bay’s Welsh-speaking cafe, leaned over the counter and told me she had a k [...] Read full article: United Zingdom: the podcast deciphering ...→