UK security agencies have done ‘no planning or intel gathering’ on pandemic threats, despite ample warnings, analysis finds

The risk of a devastating pandemic was repeatedly raised by UK policy-making officials for 15 years,…

London City Airport closing amid Covid-19 lockdown

All commercial and private flights from London City Airport will be suspended from Wednesday evening until…

Recipe for failure from British journo: Tweet ‘Made in China should be a badge of shame’ from Chinese-made iPhone

A Telegraph writer has been widely mocked and accused of xenophobia after tweeting from her Chinese-made…

‘Social distancing?’ UK govt faces backlash as construction sites seen heaving with workers after Covid-19 ‘lockdown’ enforced 

PM Boris Johnson has faced an angry backlash for failing to shut down construction sites, following…

UK govt orders three-week lockdown to tackle Covid-19

Citing the need to slow the spread of coronavirus, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has ordered…

Julian Assange’s lawyers to apply for release on bail, citing risk of Covid-19 — WikiLeaks

Lawyers for Julian Assange are to make a bail application for the WikiLeaks co-founder, arguing that…

‘Was Kiefer Sutherland not available?’ Foreign sec Raab named UK’s ‘designated survivor’ premier if BoJo’s struck down by Covid-19

The UK government has revealed that Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab will become the acting prime minister…

Total death toll from Covid-19 jumps to 233 in UK as dozens of new fatalities confirmed

Health officials in the UK have confirmed 53 new Covid-19 related deaths in England. The increase…

EasyJet to ground most of its fleet, as coronavirus slaughters airline industry

British budget airline EasyJet will ground the majority of its fleet, in response to a wave…

‘F***ing petrifying’: London hospital declares ‘critical incident’ as Covid-19 crisis cranks up pressure on UK healthcare system

A hospital in north west London has declared a “critical incident” as it counts those requiring…