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How much have house prices worth in your area?

Wednesday  00:45,   23 september 2020

The Property Price Patterns tool draws on data from leading listings websites including Rightmove, Zoopla, On The Market and Purple Bricks to determine the change in prices.The Property Price Patterns tool, created by UK-based company Hillarys,... >>>

What you need to know about the coronavirus right now

Wednesday  00:40,   23 september 2020

What you need to know about the coronavirus right now : 'We're confident' in vaccine, says Russia Russia is so confident in its COVID-19 vaccine that it will shoulder some of the legal liability should anything go wrong, rather than requiring buyers >>>

PM urges Britons to 'summon the discipline' to avoid second lockdown

Tuesday  23:45,   22 september 2020

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has urged Britons to "summon the discipline and the resolve" to avoid a second national lockdown after warning there have been "too many breaches" of coronavirus rules.In a televised address to the nation, Mr Johnson... >>>

Assassin’s Creed Valhalla - Everything we know so far about the new Viking flavored Assassin's Creed

Tuesday  23:45,   22 september 2020

Assassin's Creed Valhalla - Ubisoft's historical adventure - gets a new release date of November 10In Assassin's Creed Valhalla you'll play as hero Eivor - male or female, your choice - and take your longships and fellow Vikings across the... >>>

Boris warns critics of 'many more deaths' as he brings in new lockdown

Tuesday  23:45,   22 september 2020

The Prime Minister said he was 'deeply, spiritually reluctant' to make the changes but they were necessary in order to avoid a dramatic surge in deaths and a new total lockdown.In a televised address to the nation the Prime Minister, flanked >>>

Sturgeon: restrictions may feel like step backwards

Tuesday  23:45,   22 september 2020

The Scottish First Minister addressed the nation after she announced a ban on indoor household visits and a curfew for pubs and restaurants. It came as part of a package of measures to try to stop coronavirus from “spiralling out of control” in... >>>

Science is key to hopes of tackling Covid-19, Boris Johnson says

Tuesday  23:41,   22 september 2020

The Prime Minister said the UK needs to take action to help combat the virus.With the coronavirus now spreading again exponentially, rises in infections and climbing hospital admissions, Boris Johnson has called on the nation to “take action” to... >>>

Revellers enjoy one last night before Boris's Covid crackdown

Tuesday  23:41,   22 september 2020

Revellers descended onto the streets of Birmingham to enjoy one last night out tonight before the Government's new 10pm curfew on pubs, bars and restaurants came into force.Party-goers, including those who had recently arrived to the city to... >>>

Sadiq Khan rides to work (while his security follow in a Range Rover)

Tuesday  23:20,   22 september 2020

The Mayor of London and members of his security team mounted £3,000 electric bikes which were delivered to his Tooting house in a VW transit van this morning.The Mayor of London was accompanied by members of his security team who mounted £3,000... >>>

People urged to get flu vaccine as Covid-19 cases rise

Tuesday  23:15,   22 september 2020

People in the U.K. have been urged to get a flu jab in order to protect themselves as the numbers of Covid-19 cases begin to significantly rise. Public Health England said the flu vaccine could help cut death rates substantially over the winter... >>>

One MILLION kids skip class due to Covid fears and 4% of schools close

Tuesday  22:31,   22 september 2020

Figures from the Department for Education show that around one in eight pupils have not returned to school, despite 96 per cent of schools reopening since the pandemic.Official attendance records have shown that of the 8.82 million schoolchildren in >>>

Household visits banned and hospitality curfew introduced in Scotland

Tuesday  22:20,   22 september 2020

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said the new restrictions are ‘absolutely essential’ amid a rise in coronavirus cases.The First Minister said she is “acutely aware” the new restrictions will not be welcomed but insisted they are “absolutely... >>>

Assault victims admitted to hospital 79 times every day in England last year

Tuesday  22:20,   22 september 2020

Assault by bodily force was the most common cause of victims’ injuries.Anti-violence charities say it is clear more needs to be done to tackle issues such as knife crime and alcohol-fuelled brawls taking up hospital... >>>

Northern Ireland protocol makes NI Europe’s pawn – DUP

Tuesday  22:20,   22 september 2020

The party said extra paperwork and EU customs declarations are consequences which will cost the community and business dear.The protocol is designed to keep the border with the Republic of Ireland free-flowing if no post-Brexit trade agreement is... >>>

FTSE rebounds despite new coronavirus rules

Tuesday  22:15,   22 september 2020

The FTSE 100 closed 25.17 points lower at 5,829.46 at the end of trading on Tuesday. David Madden, market analyst at CMC Markets, said: “The London market gained ground in the wake of the update as the rules weren’t as tough as some originally... >>>