October 16, 2021

UK News

A former parliamentary adviser has said she is "not surprised" by the murder of Conservative MP Sir David Amess because she saw her MP receive around 50 death threats each week.

The UK has recorded a further 148 COVID-related deaths and 43,423 new cases in the latest 24-hour reporting period, government figures show.

The UK has recorded a further 148 COVID-related deaths and 43,423 new cases in the latest 24-hour reporting period, government figures show.

A 32-year-old man has been charged with impersonating a police officer and sexual offences over the alleged kidnap of a teenage girl.

Matt Hancock's new job offer from the United Nations helping African economies recover from the coronavirus pandemic has been withdrawn, Sky News understands.

Matt Hancock's new job offer from the United Nations helping African economies recover from the coronavirus pandemic has been withdrawn.

Leading politicians and local figures are among those who have left moving tributes to Sir David Amess, following the death of the 69-year-old.

A 16-year-old boy has been charged with murder after a teenage student was fatally stabbed on a playing field in Twickenham, southwest London.

Boris Johnson has laid flowers at the scene of the fatal stabbing of Conservative MP Sir David Amess in Essex - an attack which police believe could be linked to Islamist extremism.

Every MP will be contacted today by a chief constable to ask them about any more security arrangements they may require as part of a review into MPs' safety.

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