National News

Passenger locator form checks ‘must be automated’ to prevent long queues at airports

National News May 15, 2021 at 10:55 pm

UK airports are warning of delays for arriving passengers because they lack the technology to handle COVID-19 forms.

Emergency alerts for terror attacks, floods and other disasters to be sent directly to your phone

National News May 15, 2021 at 9:59 pm

People in the vicinity of a terrorist attack, flooding and other risks to life will receive alerts on their mobile phone under plans being developed by the government.

Church restoring unheralded female artist’s murals of ‘national significance’

National News May 15, 2021 at 8:10 pm

A church in Surrey is restoring murals by an unheralded female artist whose paintings have been described by experts as being of “national significance”.

Starmer slumps 17 points behind PM in new poll – and a third of Labour voters want him to quit

National News May 15, 2021 at 7:15 pm

Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer is trailing Boris Johnson as the British public’s preferred prime minister by 17 percentage points, according to a new poll.

Leicester beat Chelsea in FA Cup final in front of UK’s biggest crowd since before pandemic

National News May 15, 2021 at 4:00 pm

Leicester City have won the FA Cup final, beating Chelsea in front of the UK’s biggest football crowd since the coronavirus pandemic began.

Three in hospital and 17 arrested after dramatic footage captures brawl at London Luton Airport

National News May 15, 2021 at 3:23 pm

Dramatic footage has captured a mass brawl at London Luton Airport – resulting in 17 arrests and several people seriously injured.

Lads’ day out! Seven bullocks take over town after escaping from field

National News May 15, 2021 at 2:15 pm

A group of wandering bullocks have taken over a town in East Yorkshire after escaping from a field – causing cattle chaos.

Excitement and cheers as runners unite at COVID-safe London races

National News May 15, 2021 at 1:27 pm

A cheer erupted as the horn sounded for the start of the race.

Santander ‘working to fix’ problems with app, ATMs, cards and other services

National News May 15, 2021 at 1:25 pm

Santander’s telephone, branch, online and card services are all experiencing major issues, customers are reporting – and the bank has admitted it has no idea when they will be fixed.

Thousands march in London to demonstrate against Gaza violence

National News May 15, 2021 at 11:28 am

Thousands have people have gathered on the streets of central London to protest in solidarity with Palestinians amid the ongoing conflict with Israel.