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Home Office announces £2m and awareness campaign for domestic abuse victims

Home Office announces £2m and awareness campaign for domestic abuse victims

Home Office announces £2m and awareness campaign for domestic abuse victims

Domestic abuse and women’s charities have reported a surge in demand since the UK lockdown started.

Army of sewers stitching scrubs at home appeal for cash for fabric

Army of sewers stitching scrubs at home appeal for cash for fabric

Army of sewers stitching scrubs at home appeal for cash for fabric

In just a few days, the group in Sheffield has had requests for 300 sets of scrubs from local hospitals and 200 from GP surgeries.

Appeal to trace fugitive on tenth anniversary of teenager’s murder

Appeal to trace fugitive on tenth anniversary of teenager’s murder

Appeal to trace fugitive on tenth anniversary of teenager’s murder

South Wales Police are appealing directly to Mohammed Ali Ege to hand himself in.

Man creates social media challenge for PPE after father dies with coronavirus

Man creates social media challenge for PPE after father dies with coronavirus

Man creates social media challenge for PPE after father dies with coronavirus

Matthew McGahan created the ‘upside-down challenge’ to help raise money for protective equipment for healthcare staff.

Labour calls for inquiry into ‘disproportionate’ number of BAME virus deaths

Labour calls for inquiry into ‘disproportionate’ number of BAME virus deaths

Labour calls for inquiry into ‘disproportionate’ number of BAME virus deaths

The first 10 doctors named as having died from Covid-19 were from black, Asian and minority ethnic communities.

Firefighters to test face masks for NHS workers and deliver PPE

Firefighters to test face masks for NHS workers and deliver PPE

Firefighters to test face masks for NHS workers and deliver PPE

National Fire Chiefs Council chair Roy Wilsher said he wants other requests for support ‘agreed more quickly’.

London’s Victoria Park reopens with megaphones warning: No picnics, no cycling

London’s Victoria Park reopens with megaphones warning: No picnics, no cycling

London’s Victoria Park reopens with megaphones warning: No picnics, no cycling

Mounted police warned members of the public to heed coronavirus restrictions or face being fined.

Hancock pays tribute to ‘members of NHS family’ who have died

Hancock pays tribute to ‘members of NHS family’ who have died

Hancock pays tribute to ‘members of NHS family’ who have died

The Health Secretary warned that the number could well be higher than 19.

Twins join forces to help save lives on Covid-19 frontline

Twins join forces to help save lives on Covid-19 frontline

Twins join forces to help save lives on Covid-19 frontline

Soldier Phill Moxey and twin Paul, a surgeon, have played a role in London’s temporary NHS Nightingale hospital.

War veteran, 99, clapped out of hospital after surviving Covid-19

War veteran, 99, clapped out of hospital after surviving Covid-19

War veteran, 99, clapped out of hospital after surviving Covid-19

Albert Chambers is now ‘fit and well’ after his ordeal, officials said.

Bus drivers given ‘shower curtains’ to protect against coronavirus

Bus drivers given ‘shower curtains’ to protect against coronavirus

Bus drivers given ‘shower curtains’ to protect against coronavirus

First South West Buses have been criticised for providing flexible plastic sheets to protect drivers from risk of infection.

Camilla recommends authors to help readers through coronavirus outbreak

Camilla recommends authors to help readers through coronavirus outbreak

Camilla recommends authors to help readers through coronavirus outbreak

The Duchess of Cornwall is an avid reader who supports a number of literary organisations.

PM’s fiance sent him daily letters while in intensive care

PM’s fiance sent him daily letters while in intensive care

PM’s fiance sent him daily letters while in intensive care

Boris Johnson has also been keeping himself occupied with films and Sudoku while he recovers.

Corrie stars highlight help available to abuse victims during lockdown

Corrie stars highlight help available to abuse victims during lockdown

Corrie stars highlight help available to abuse victims during lockdown

The video urges people to use the ‘silent solution’ when calling the police.

Seaside tourist towns face long-term economic damage, councils warn

Seaside tourist towns face long-term economic damage, councils warn

Seaside tourist towns face long-term economic damage, councils warn

The District Councils’ Network said communities reliant on tourism are anticipating ‘plummeting’ visitor numbers.

Government faces backlash after calling protective equipment a ‘precious resource’

Government faces backlash after calling protective equipment a ‘precious resource’

Government faces backlash after calling protective equipment a ‘precious resource’

The Royal College of Nursing dismissed any suggestions that healthcare staff were ‘abusing or overusing’ PPE.

Life on the inside: 10 fun things to try when the lockdown ends

Life on the inside: 10 fun things to try when the lockdown ends

Life on the inside: 10 fun things to try when the lockdown ends

The PA news agency looks at activities to try when the lockdown ends, from skydiving to outdoor swimming.

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