Millions go to the polls on Thursday, leaving the big parties with much to think about.
Coronavirus: Curbs ‘a blessing in disguise for prisons’
Prisons in England and Wales are now safer than before coronavirus because of rules brought in to reduce mixing by inmates, a union has claimed. The Prison Officers’ Association (POA) said staff and prisoners were getting on better and gang violence was down. It argued that separated living groups, put in place to restrict infection, […]
Health secretary says he feels proud to serve in a cabinet with Priti Patel
Health Secretary Matt Hancock has told the BBC he is proud to serve in the cabinet with colleague Priti Patel. He made the comments amid reports that the home secretary has been found to have broken rules on ministers’ behaviour. Boris Johnson is expected to set out his decision later on the findings of an […]
UK to change immigration rules for Hong Kong citizens if China passes law
Image copyright Reuters Image caption A Hong Kong protester demonstrating against China’s new law raises his British National Overseas passport Britain will change its immigration rules and offer millions of people in Hong Kong “a route to citizenship” if China imposes new security laws, Boris Johnson has said. Writing in the Times, Mr Johnson said […]