Pedestrians walk past shops on Oxford Street in central London on June 7th. Photograph: Niklas Halle’n/AFP via Getty

Boris Johnson is examining a “mix-and-match” approach to easing lockdown restrictions in England on June 21st, following a surge in cases of the Delta(...)

Christmas bubbles will be allowed to meet in one another’s homes, attend places of worship together and meet in outdoor public places. Photograph: iStock

People will be able to travel without restriction throughout the United Kingdom and socialise with up to two other households during a five-day period(...)

Sun bathers enjoy the warm weather at Ruislip Lido in  London on Saturday. Boris Johnson has set out a gradual easing of lockdown measures in England, with socially distanced groups of six friends and families allowed to meet in parks and gardens from Monday. Photograph: AFP

Britain is facing a “very dangerous moment” with the easing of lockdown restrictions, the deputy chief medical officer said last night after a growing(...)

People enjoy the sunshine on the beach at Southend-On-Sea in Essex, in Britain, on Saturday. Photograph: EPA

A growing number of expert advisers to the British government on the coronavirus crisis have expressed concern about plans to ease lockdown restrictio(...)