Politics

Coronavirus in the UK: The first 100 days

The first confirmed case of coronavirus in the UK was on 31 January. Since then more than 30,000 people have died with the disease and thousands more have needed hospital treatment. Here’s how the crisis has evolved in the 100 days since the first case, and how the government’s policy has shifted as the situation […]

Politics

Why are MPs keen for garden centres to re-open?

Image copyright European Photopress Agency Image caption Garden centres in some European countries have reopened The Welsh government has announced garden centres will be allowed to reopen under the first minor changes it is making to lockdown restrictions. At Westminster, support seems to have been growing on the backbenches for the UK government to do […]