Wales lockdown: Supermarkets covering up non-essential items
23/10/2020 | news | uk | 2,639
Some shops are blocking off clothing and decorations after being told to stop selling them.
Marcus Rashford: Communities back school meals campaign
23/10/2020 | news | uk | 1,276
It comes after MPs rejected calls to extend free school meals over holidays amid the Covid-19 crisis.
Wales lockdown to start in bid to 'save lives not Christmas'
23/10/2020 | news | uk | 1,134
Pubs, restaurants and non-essential shops will shut when the 17-day lockdown starts at 18:00 BST.
Covid: Warrington to move to tier 3 restrictions
23/10/2020 | news | uk | 115
The Cheshire borough with "stubbornly high" infection rates agrees to enter the very high category.
Coronavirus infections continue to rise across UK
23/10/2020 | news | health | 2,603
The highest levels continue to be in the north of England, says the Office for National Statistics.
Gap considers closing all its UK stores
23/10/2020 | news | business | 946
Thousands of jobs could be at risk as the US clothing chain mulls closing its company-owned shops.
Covid: Scotland to enter new five-level alert system
23/10/2020 | news | uk | 4,696
The new system for setting Covid restrictions in Scotland adds two levels to the three tiers used in England.
Dangerous products: 'I heard a loud crackle and bang'
23/10/2020 | news | business | 247
Worries over dangerous products sold via online marketplaces prompt a call for changes in the law.
Shoppers defy economic gloom in September
23/10/2020 | news | business | 623
The amount of retail sales saw a 1.5% rise last month, boosted by DIY and garden items.
Britain and Japan sign post-Brexit trade deal
23/10/2020 | news | business | 2,522
The countries formally sign a deal described by the UK's international trade secretary as "ground-breaking".
Furlough fraudsters 'may have stolen more than £3bn'
23/10/2020 | news | business | 311
The National Audit Office spending watchdog says a scheme designed to protect jobs was open to abuse.