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Single mothers call for support amid ‘exhausting’ strain of home schooling

Single mothers call for support amid ‘exhausting’ strain of home schooling

Single mothers call for support amid ‘exhausting’ strain of home schooling

One single business owner said parents should be paid to home school their children.

SNP criticises Hancock for using coronavirus briefing to praise the Union

SNP criticises Hancock for using coronavirus briefing to praise the Union

The Scottish Government’s Environment Secretary Roseanna Cunningham accused Matt Hancock of using the briefing to make ‘overtly political statements’.

Olympic athletes should not jump the queue to get Covid-19 jab, says WHO

Olympic athletes should not jump the queue to get Covid-19 jab, says WHO

Olympic athletes should not jump the queue to get Covid-19 jab, says WHO

WHO’s Dr Michael Ryan says global crisis demands that frontline workers, older people and most vulnerable must ‘access vaccines first’.

Twitter calls on users to help debunk misinformation

Twitter calls on users to help debunk misinformation

Twitter calls on users to help debunk misinformation

The Birdwatch trial asks people to post notes proving why certain tweets may not be true in the site’s latest attempt to stem misinformation.

Mutant coronavirus strains being monitored for ‘vaccine evasion’

Mutant coronavirus strains being monitored for ‘vaccine evasion’

Mutant coronavirus strains being monitored for ‘vaccine evasion’

Experts are already examining how fast a new vaccine could be ‘built and rolled out’ if mutant strains do not respond.

Covid daily hospital admissions drop but Hancock warns of NHS pressure

Covid daily hospital admissions drop but Hancock warns of NHS pressure

Covid daily hospital admissions drop but Hancock warns of NHS pressure

NHS England said a total of 2,780 admissions of patients with the disease were reported for January 23.

Royal family wish Scots happy Burns Night

Royal family wish Scots happy Burns Night

Royal family wish Scots happy Burns Night

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have sent a message to staff at NHS Tayside thanking them for their work and wishing them well on Burns Night.

UK ‘not out of this by a very long way’, PM warned as he mulls easing lockdown

UK ‘not out of this by a very long way’, PM warned as he mulls easing lockdown

UK ‘not out of this by a very long way’, PM warned as he mulls easing lockdown

Boris Johnson said ministers would be ‘looking at the potential of relaxing some measures’.

Importation of breeding livestock could halt unless ‘essential’ funding provided

Importation of breeding livestock could halt unless ‘essential’ funding provided

Importation of breeding livestock could halt unless ‘essential’ funding provided

Portsmouth International Port faces £5.2 million shortfall to create UK’s only animal check border post

‘Essex Boys’ killer can be freed from jail – Parole Board

‘Essex Boys’ killer can be freed from jail – Parole Board

‘Essex Boys’ killer can be freed from jail – Parole Board

Jack Whomes was handed a life sentence in 1998 for the triple murder in Chelmsford.

Labour warns of ‘Conservative council tax bombshell’

Labour warns of ‘Conservative council tax bombshell’

Labour warns of ‘Conservative council tax bombshell’

The Tories responded by attacking Labour’s record on local government.

Pupil motivation on remote education ‘significant concern’ for parents – Ofsted

Pupil motivation on remote education ‘significant concern’ for parents – Ofsted

Pupil motivation on remote education ‘significant concern’ for parents – Ofsted

Two in five parents see child’s focus on studying when learning remotely as the top challenge, a survey suggests.

Latest weekly Covid-19 rates for local authority areas in England

Latest weekly Covid-19 rates for local authority areas in England

Latest weekly Covid-19 rates for local authority areas in England

Around one in 10 local areas are continuing to see a rise in rates.

Quarantine hotels would be ‘catastrophic’ for aviation industry

Quarantine hotels would be ‘catastrophic’ for aviation industry

Quarantine hotels would be ‘catastrophic’ for aviation industry

Boris Johnson will chair a meeting of the Government’s Covid-O committee on Tuesday to decide on stricter rules for arriving travellers.

When will the lockdowns end in each UK nation?

When will the lockdowns end in each UK nation?

When will the lockdowns end in each UK nation?

6.4 million first doses of Covid-19 vaccine have been administered in Great Britain so far.

Hospital charity appeals for donations for ‘exhausted’ frontline staff

Hospital charity appeals for donations for ‘exhausted’ frontline staff

Hospital charity appeals for donations for ‘exhausted’ frontline staff

The hospital has taken more than 100 patients from other hospitals, in a bid to ease pressure within the NHS.

PM calls for action on ‘dramatic’ climate impacts world is already suffering

PM calls for action on ‘dramatic’ climate impacts world is already suffering

PM calls for action on ‘dramatic’ climate impacts world is already suffering

Boris Johnson says the world must adapt to the changing climate ‘now’ at international virtual conference.

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