October 23, 2020

UK News

Mary Robinson is a former President of Ireland and UN Human Rights Commissioner.

Many parents are choosing to keep their children at home after the easing of lockdown measures - as the health secretary insists the UK is "winning the battle against coronavirus".

Parents are choosing to keep their children at home as schools have reported "highly variable" attendance rates after the easing of lockdown measures, a headteachers association has said.

Parents are choosing to keep their children at home as schools have reported "highly variable" attendance rates after the easing of lockdown measures, a headteachers association has said.

School classrooms remain quiet and shoppers are yet to return to markets as the UK takes "tentative steps" out of the relaxed lockdown measures.

School classrooms remain quiet and shoppers are yet to return to markets as the UK takes "tentative steps" out of the relaxed lockdown measures.

The business secretary has defended plans for a 14-day quarantine period for people arriving into the UK in the face of a growing revolt against the proposal among Conservative MPs.

England has had its driest May on record and the UK had its sunniest calendar month - but there are warnings for those out enjoying the weather after moorland caught fire in Lancashire.

England has had its driest May on record and the UK had its sunniest calendar month - as several water companies said there was a huge surge in use.

England has had its driest month on record and the UK had its sunniest - as several water companies said there was a huge surge in use.

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