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Boris Johnson overhauls No 10 as he awaits Sue Gray parties report

Boris Johnson overhauls No 10 as he awaits Sue Gray parties report

Boris Johnson overhauls No 10 as he awaits Sue Gray parties report

19 May 2022

The Prime Minister was accused of ‘losing control’ of Downing Street after 126 fines were handed out by police investigating ‘partygate’.


Nancy Pelosi threatens to block trade deal over Northern Ireland Protocol plans

Nancy Pelosi threatens to block trade deal over Northern Ireland Protocol plans

Nancy Pelosi threatens to block trade deal over Northern Ireland Protocol plans

19 May 2022

In a strongly-worded intervention, the congresswoman urged the UK and the EU to continue negotiations to uphold peace in Northern Ireland.


Taoiseach to hold talks with Stormont leaders amid NI protocol deadlock

Taoiseach to hold talks with Stormont leaders amid NI protocol deadlock

Taoiseach to hold talks with Stormont leaders amid NI protocol deadlock

19 May 2022

Micheal Martin will also meet business representatives to discuss the latest dispute over the Irish Sea trade border.


Consultation opens on plans to expand London’s Ultra Low Emission Zone

Consultation opens on plans to expand London’s Ultra Low Emission Zone

Consultation opens on plans to expand London’s Ultra Low Emission Zone

19 May 2022

Drivers of vehicles which do not comply with minimum emissions standards are charged a daily fee of £12.50 for entering the Ulez.


Hinkley Point C delayed by a year as cost goes up by £3 billion

Hinkley Point C delayed by a year as cost goes up by £3 billion

Hinkley Point C delayed by a year as cost goes up by £3 billion

19 May 2022

The revised operating date for the nuclear power station is now June 2027 and the budget has increased to £25 billion as Covid delays are blamed.


Charles and Camilla ‘feed the fire’ in a ceremony on final day of Canada tour

Charles and Camilla ‘feed the fire’ in a ceremony on final day of Canada tour

Charles and Camilla ‘feed the fire’ in a ceremony on final day of Canada tour

19 May 2022

The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall watched as offerings of tobacco were thrown into a fire pit.


William and Kate’s children ‘jealous’ of them attending Top Gun premiere

William and Kate’s children ‘jealous’ of them attending Top Gun premiere

William and Kate’s children ‘jealous’ of them attending Top Gun premiere

19 May 2022

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge rubbed shoulders with a star-studded cast led by Tom Cruise.


Prime Minister shakes up No 10 operation after police conclude partygate probe

Prime Minister shakes up No 10 operation after police conclude partygate probe

Prime Minister shakes up No 10 operation after police conclude partygate probe

19 May 2022

Boris Johnson has made changes to his top team as he awaits senior civil servant Sue Gray’s report into lockdown events held in Downing Street.


Children carrying weapons at most violent prison in England, inspectors warn

Children carrying weapons at most violent prison in England, inspectors warn

Children carrying weapons at most violent prison in England, inspectors warn

19 May 2022

A report says there were 105 assaults among children and 82 on staff in just six months.


Home Secretary to visit villagers affected by asylum centre proposal

Home Secretary to visit villagers affected by asylum centre proposal

Home Secretary to visit villagers affected by asylum centre proposal

19 May 2022

Residents from Linton-on-Ouse told Home Office officials about their concerns over the plan.


Tom Cruise expresses admiration for William at Top Gun: Maverick premiere

Tom Cruise expresses admiration for William at Top Gun: Maverick premiere

Tom Cruise expresses admiration for William at Top Gun: Maverick premiere

19 May 2022

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge appeared at the UK premiere.


Cornish pub receives framed apology from Vogue magazine after name-change gaffe

Cornish pub receives framed apology from Vogue magazine after name-change gaffe

Cornish pub receives framed apology from Vogue magazine after name-change gaffe

19 May 2022

Publishers Conde Nast had asked The Star Inn At Vogue to change its name – not realising it was named after the hamlet in which it stands.


What are the legal issues in the Rebekah Vardy v Coleen Rooney libel battle?

What are the legal issues in the Rebekah Vardy v Coleen Rooney libel battle?

What are the legal issues in the Rebekah Vardy v Coleen Rooney libel battle?

19 May 2022

The case revolves around a social media post made by Mrs Rooney.


Create watchdog to protect children online, charity says

Create watchdog to protect children online, charity says

Create watchdog to protect children online, charity says

19 May 2022

The NSPCC says the watchdog should be created to function as an early warning system to alert Ofcom.


Rebekah Vardy and Coleen Rooney face wait for ‘Wagatha Christie’ trial decision

Rebekah Vardy and Coleen Rooney face wait for ‘Wagatha Christie’ trial decision

Rebekah Vardy and Coleen Rooney face wait for ‘Wagatha Christie’ trial decision

19 May 2022

The seven-day trial at the High Court in London finished on Thursday.


BBC reports on MI5 spy who ‘used status to abuse girlfriend’ after ruling

BBC reports on MI5 spy who ‘used status to abuse girlfriend’ after ruling

BBC reports on MI5 spy who ‘used status to abuse girlfriend’ after ruling

19 May 2022

The BBC has reported on the story for the first time since an unprecedented legal battle in which the Government sought an injunction.


Furry mascot in attendance at final Trooping the Colour practice

Furry mascot in attendance at final Trooping the Colour practice

Furry mascot in attendance at final Trooping the Colour practice

19 May 2022

Trooping the Colour – an annual event to commemorate Her Majesty’s birthday – is held on June 2.


First World War soldiers’ graves rededicated more than 100 years after deaths

First World War soldiers’ graves rededicated more than 100 years after deaths

First World War soldiers’ graves rededicated more than 100 years after deaths

19 May 2022

The services were held in Ypres following the discovery of the graves of the two soldiers who served with Irish regiments.


Preparations under way for Jubilee extravaganza

Preparations under way for Jubilee extravaganza

Preparations under way for Jubilee extravaganza

19 May 2022

Buckingham Palace shared a photo of the work taking place to stage the Platinum Jubilee celebrations.


Sainsbury’s commits to remove Russian diesel from petrol stations

Sainsbury’s commits to remove Russian diesel from petrol stations

Sainsbury’s commits to remove Russian diesel from petrol stations

19 May 2022

The supermarket group pledged to halt the sale of Russian imported diesel across its 315 petrol stations.


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