UK coronavirus live: Boris Johnson addresses nation after warning of six months of restrictions

Nicola Sturgeon announces tighter household measures as UK records 4,926 new cases, highest daily tally since May Boris Johnson sets out new Covid restrictions at ‘perilous turning point’ Local lockdowns … Read More

Ministers accused of blocking plans to ban burning of UK peatlands

Failure to protect fragile moors habitat fans doubts about the government’s green credentials Ministers have been accused of deliberately stalling plans to ban the environmentally damaging process of burning peat … Read More