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Divorce settlement challenge at heart of Depp bid to overturn ruling

Divorce settlement challenge at heart of Depp bid to overturn ruling

Divorce settlement challenge at heart of Depp bid to overturn ruling

Johnny Depp is making a bid in the Court of Appeal to overturn the outcome of a libel case against the publisher of The Sun last year.

One-in-five over 80s fully vaccinated against Covid, data shows

One-in-five over 80s fully vaccinated against Covid, data shows

One-in-five over 80s fully vaccinated against Covid, data shows

The new figures come as all those in England aged 50 to 54 are being formally invited to get their Covid vaccine.

Latest UK Covid-19 vaccine figures by nation and age group

Latest UK Covid-19 vaccine figures by nation and age group

Latest UK Covid-19 vaccine figures by nation and age group

Nearly half of all adults in the UK are likely to have had their first dose of a coronavirus vaccine.

PSNI chief to be quizzed on safety of journalists

PSNI chief to be quizzed on safety of journalists

PSNI chief to be quizzed on safety of journalists

Simon Byrne is set to meet the newly formed Stormont All-Party Group on Press Freedom and Media Sustainability on Friday.

Government seeks to increase quarantine checks on travellers to England

Government seeks to increase quarantine checks on travellers to England

Government seeks to increase quarantine checks on travellers to England

A new contract will allow the Government to increase compliance checks on international travellers to England who must quarantine at home.

Man accused of trespassing at Harry and Meghan’s home says he was ‘high’

Man accused of trespassing at Harry and Meghan’s home says he was ‘high’

Man accused of trespassing at Harry and Meghan’s home says he was ‘high’

Nickolas Brooks told The Sun he drove across America to get to the Sussexes’ Californian mansion.

Teachers’ decisions about A-level and GCSE grades are not up for ‘negotiation’

Teachers’ decisions about A-level and GCSE grades are not up for ‘negotiation’

Teachers’ decisions about A-level and GCSE grades are not up for ‘negotiation’

It would be ‘wrong and fundamentally unfair’ if judgments were subject to pressure or interference, Ofqual chair says.

Bodies found in search for missing woman and her two-year-old daughter

Bodies found in search for missing woman and her two-year-old daughter

Bodies found in search for missing woman and her two-year-old daughter

The bodies were found at a house in Troon Avenue, Dundee.

First areas to benefit from £5 billion gigabit broadband upgrade plan announced

First areas to benefit from £5 billion gigabit broadband upgrade plan announced

First areas to benefit from £5 billion gigabit broadband upgrade plan announced

Cambridgeshire, Cornwall, Cumbria, Dorset, Durham, Essex, Northumberland, South Tyneside and Tees Valley are first on the list.

Second competition launched to find new chief for NI civil service

Second competition launched to find new chief for NI civil service

Second competition launched to find new chief for NI civil service

A previous attempt to fill the post following the retirement of David Sterling last year was not successful.

France and Italy to resume using AstraZeneca jab in light of European ruling

France and Italy to resume using AstraZeneca jab in light of European ruling

France and Italy to resume using AstraZeneca jab in light of European ruling

The EMA has concluded there is no overall increase in the risk of blood clots with the vaccine.

Powerful stallions spar together in display of dominance

Powerful stallions spar together in display of dominance

Powerful stallions spar together in display of dominance

The Konik ponies roam free at the National Trust’s Wicken Fen nature reserve in Cambridgeshire.

Former church warden jailed for killing lecturer fails in appeal bid

Former church warden jailed for killing lecturer fails in appeal bid

Former church warden jailed for killing lecturer fails in appeal bid

Benjamin Field, 30, was found guilty of murdering Peter Farquhar, 69 after a trial in 2019.

Doctors must be allowed to rest to keep patients safe, BMA warns

Doctors must be allowed to rest to keep patients safe, BMA warns

Doctors must be allowed to rest to keep patients safe, BMA warns

Dr Chaand Nagpaul, BMA council chairman, said “forcing doctors to just ‘get back to normal’ without respite and support is not the way forward.”

‘No causal link’ as five UK men suffer rare blood clot after AstraZeneca jab

‘No causal link’ as five UK men suffer rare blood clot after AstraZeneca jab

‘No causal link’ as five UK men suffer rare blood clot after AstraZeneca jab

The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) said the benefits of the vaccine outweighed any risks.

BBC announces move away from London in ‘biggest transformation in decades’

BBC announces move away from London in ‘biggest transformation in decades’

BBC announces move away from London in ‘biggest transformation in decades’

The broadcaster has been urged previously to ‘be closer to, and understand the perspectives of, the whole of the UK’.

Family stories will be ‘starting point’ for Scottish Hospitals Inquiry

Family stories will be ‘starting point’ for Scottish Hospitals Inquiry

Family stories will be ‘starting point’ for Scottish Hospitals Inquiry

The inquiry, beginning in September, will look at the construction of major hospitals in Glasgow and Edinburgh and how it impacted on patient safety.

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