August 13, 2020

UK News

Universities have been urged by the UK government to be flexible in their admissions ahead of A-level results day this week.

The American woman wanted over the death of Harry Dunn could face a virtual trial without even leaving the United States. 

Flash flooding has left parts of Aberystwyth under water as the Met Office issued thunderstorm warnings for most of the UK until Thursday.

Boris Johnson is attempting to persuade people it is safe to visit A&E, after it was revealed patients' reluctance to attend because of coronavirus may have caused 16,000 more deaths.

Anyone planning a holiday across the Channel is being warned to "keep an eye" on Foreign Office advice, in case France's quarantine status changes, a minister has said.

Scientists have tested 14 different types of face-covering and found that one of them actually increases the risk of coronavirus infection.

Scientists have tested 14 different types of face-covering and found that one of them actually increases the risk of coronavirus infection.

The number of national contact tracers will be cut by 6,000 in the next two weeks with the remaining teams redeployed to local contact tracing groups, the Department of Health has said.

A Japanese oil tanker that ran aground near the coast of Mauritius has stopped leaking oil, the country's prime minister has said.

Teenagers in England, Wales and Northern Ireland are getting their A-level and AS-level results today after exams were cancelled due to COVID-19.

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