Infection levels up across UK as revellers head into bank holiday weekend

Coronavirus infection levels have risen across all four nations of the UK, as revellers head to festivals and people prepare to enjoy the bank holiday weekend.Music-lovers are being urged to test for Covid-19 before...

Sajid Javid ‘confident’ Covid booster jabs can start next month despite no official decision

Health Secretary Sajid Javid said he is “confident” a coronavirus booster campaign can start next month, after a report that experts want more time to consider whether they are needed.NHS plans are in place...

Army major to trek 1,200 miles barefoot to fund gene therapy for daughter

An Army major is to march 1,200 miles barefoot across the US as part of a £2.5 million campaign to fund a ground-breaking gene therapy treatment for his nine-year-old daughter.Chris Brannigan, from West Byfleet...

Man City vs Arsenal LIVE! Latest team news, lineups, prediction, TV and Premier League...

The defending champions host the Gunners as a high-profile lunchtime clash at the Etihad kicks off another bumper Premier League weekend before the first international break.Arsenal head north looking to avoid a run of...

Jesse Lingard must hope his decision not to join West Ham does not wreck...

The London air clearly agrees with Jesse Lingard — which is precisely why his decision not to push for a move to West Ham in the summer remains so baffling.Two goals against albeit limited...

Liverpool vs Chelsea FC LIVE! Premier League

Two in-form Premier League title contenders clash in a huge early-season contest at Anfield this evening.Liverpool and Chelsea have both made excellent starts to the 2021/22 campaign, with the Reds boosted by the return...

Stratford: Woman falls to her death from block of flats

A woman has died after falling from a block of flats in Stratford, east London.The woman, 26, was pronounced dead at the scene below a building in International Way shortly after 5.40pm on Tuesday.Officers...

Shardul Thakur leads India fightback to leave honours even against England

Shortly after tea on a sensational opening day of the Fourth Test against India, when another skittish innings from Rishabh Pant ended with another poor shot, England were in dreamland.Having asked India to bat,...

Two 10ft ‘abandoned’ pythons rescued by RSPCA within a week

Two 10ft-long pythons, which are believed to have been abandoned, were rescued within days of each other in Cambridgeshire. RSPCA staff found the second snake in a country lane in Conington on Monday. Another...

Boris Johnson set to reveal long-awaited social care reform plans to MPs

Boris Johnson has promised his Government “will not duck the tough decisions” to fix the broken social care system as he prepares to unveil his long-awaited plan to MPs on Tuesday.The Prime Minister will...