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A sign for a Covid vaccination centre in London on Monday. Photograph: Andy Rain/EPA

The UK has reported its sixth consecutive fall in daily coronavirus cases with 24,950 new infections recorded on Monday, the lowest figure for three w(...)

British prime minister Boris Johnson criticised Labour leader Keir Starmer’s call for a time-limited ‘circuit-breaker’ lockdown. Photograph: Andy Rain/EPA

Boris Johnson has agreed to distribute £60 million (€66m) to boroughs in Greater Manchester after the region’s mayor Andy Burnham rejected the sum as (...)

Marcus Rashford: stepped up his campaign to pressure the UK government into feeding hungry children during the school holidays. Photograph: Oli Scarff/AFP

Boris Johnson has bowed to public pressure led by a 22-year-old footballer by agreeing to give free school meal vouchers to children from low-income h(...)

Heal’s flagship shop in central London: Covid-19 restrictions are being lifted to get the British economy back to work.  Photograph: Tolga Akmen/AFP

All non-essential shops in Britain will be allowed to reopen from next Monday but restaurants and bars will have to wait until next month before they (...)

Undated handout photo issued by Norfolk Constabulary of Ava-May Littleboy (3)  who died after she was thrown from a seaside inflatable trampoline  on Sunday. Photograph: PA

Tributes have been paid to a three-year-old girl who died when she was thrown from a seaside inflatable trampoline in Norfolk at the weekend. Ava-May(...)

British foreign office minister Sir Alan Duncan photographed in Athens last Thursday. Photograph: Louisa Gouliamaki/AFP/Getty Images

An Israeli embassy official in London has been caught on camera in an undercover sting plotting to “take down” members of the British parliament regar(...)

British home secretary Theresa May approaching No  10 Downing Street days after the Brexit referendum last month. Now she seems most likely to be taking up residence there as Conservative prime minister. File photograph: Leon Neal/AFP/Getty Images

For a woman who is on the verge of running the country, Theresa May seems almost preternaturally calm. “She’s basically the same as ever; quite relax(...)

Harlow has become the first town in Britain to officially ban Travellers. The council obtained a temporary court injunction that protects nearly 500 plots of land. Photograph: Eastnews Press Agency

An English local authority has won an unprecedented high court injunction banning three families of Irish Travellers from setting up illegal encampmen(...)