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Three in hospital after being struck by car near racecourse

Three in hospital after being struck by car near racecourse

Three in hospital after being struck by car near racecourse

No arrests have been made and the incident is not being treated as terror-related.

What the papers say – August 1

What the papers say – August 1

What the papers say – August 1

Coronavirus and baby news for the Prime Minister lead the papers.

Rishi Sunak urges PM to relax UK travel rules to boost economy – report

Rishi Sunak urges PM to relax UK travel rules to boost economy – report

Rishi Sunak urges PM to relax UK travel rules to boost economy – report

The Chancellor has told Boris Johnson the UK’s border policy is ‘out of step with our international competitors’.

Police attend ‘serious’ and ‘tragic incident’ at holiday park in North Wales

Police attend ‘serious’ and ‘tragic incident’ at holiday park in North Wales

Police attend ‘serious’ and ‘tragic incident’ at holiday park in North Wales

North Wales Police confirmed on Saturday afternoon they were at the Ty Mawr holiday park in Abergele following an incident.

Volunteer marshal dies after accident at Brands Hatch race meeting

Volunteer marshal dies after accident at Brands Hatch race meeting

Volunteer marshal dies after accident at Brands Hatch race meeting

Police said there was a collision involving a car and two people on foot.

Ireland overtakes UK rate for fully vaccinated adults

Ireland overtakes UK rate for fully vaccinated adults

Ireland overtakes UK rate for fully vaccinated adults

The Taoiseach praised all those involved in turning around the country’s vaccine programme.

Two arrested as police seek help finding 71-year-old woman

Two arrested as police seek help finding 71-year-old woman

Two arrested as police seek help finding 71-year-old woman

The disappearance of Louise Kam, who has links to north-west London, was said to be ‘entirely out of character’.

Man arrested after police officer suffers broken leg in e-scooter collision

Man arrested after police officer suffers broken leg in e-scooter collision

Man arrested after police officer suffers broken leg in e-scooter collision

Officers were undertaking a pre-planned operation to target illegal use of e-scooters when the incident happened.

Elderly could fall into poverty after TV licence grace period ends – campaigners

Elderly could fall into poverty after TV licence grace period ends – campaigners

Elderly could fall into poverty after TV licence grace period ends – campaigners

The TV licence grace period for over-75s came to an end on July 31.

Mary Beard backs new schools scheme aiming to make Latin less ‘elitist’

Mary Beard backs new schools scheme aiming to make Latin less ‘elitist’

Mary Beard backs new schools scheme aiming to make Latin less ‘elitist’

Dame Mary expressed support for the scheme that will also provide students with the opportunity to visit Roman heritage sites

Dina Asher-Smith was Britain’s best athletics medal hope – Linford Christie

Dina Asher-Smith was Britain’s best athletics medal hope – Linford Christie

Dina Asher-Smith was Britain’s best athletics medal hope – Linford Christie

The former Olympian described how it was ‘really sad’ that Asher-Smith had to pull out due to injury.

Talking about pregnancy after losing a baby is important – charity

Talking about pregnancy after losing a baby is important – charity

Talking about pregnancy after losing a baby is important – charity

A charity boss said miscarriage can be ‘very traumatic’ for some partners too.

Covid jabs delivered inside circus marquee and at vaccine festival

Covid jabs delivered inside circus marquee and at vaccine festival

Covid jabs delivered inside circus marquee and at vaccine festival

Doses were given to people attending the four-day festival in Langdon Park, east London.

Woman dies in ‘severe fire’ at two-storey house in West Midlands

Woman dies in ‘severe fire’ at two-storey house in West Midlands

Woman dies in ‘severe fire’ at two-storey house in West Midlands

The fire service responded to reports of a blaze in Harvest Road, Smethwick, at 4.35am on Saturday.

Baby joy for Prime Minister and wife after tumultuous times

Baby joy for Prime Minister and wife after tumultuous times

Baby joy for Prime Minister and wife after tumultuous times

Carrie Johnson has said she feels ‘incredibly blessed’ to be pregnant again.

Police issue drugs warning after man dies and two others taken to hospital

Police issue drugs warning after man dies and two others taken to hospital

Police issue drugs warning after man dies and two others taken to hospital

Officers were called to The Cause nightclub in Ashley Road, Tottenham, shortly after 3am on Saturday.

PM and wife expecting second child after ‘heartbreaking’ miscarriage

PM and wife expecting second child after ‘heartbreaking’ miscarriage

Ms Johnson revealed the personal news in a post on Instagram.

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