Elton John, Dua Lipa and Jade Thirlwall among stars to call for end to 'conversion therapy'

Elton John, Dua Lipa and Jade Thirlwall among stars to call for end to 'conversion therapy'

Celebrities including Elton John, Dua Lipa and Jade Thirlwall have signed a letter calling on the government to ban so-called "conversion therapy" for LGBT+ people.
Coronavirus: R number rises slightly in England following lockdown easing

Coronavirus: R number rises slightly in England following lockdown easing

The R number - a key measure of how fast coronavirus is spreading - has risen slightly in England to reach between 0.8 and 1.
Coronavirus: The Gym Group reveals it lost 178,000 members during lockdown

Coronavirus: The Gym Group reveals it lost 178,000 members during lockdown

One of Britain's largest gym chains says 178,000 people cancelled their membership during lockdown.
Germany thanks Boris Johnson for promoting tracing app after he said it wasn't 'functioning'

Germany thanks Boris Johnson for promoting tracing app after he said it wasn't 'functioning'

Germany's health minister has said he was "surprised" at Boris Johnson's claim no country had a functioning coronavirus tracing app after he was questioned about repeated delays to the UK's one.
Dame Vera Lynn: Second World War flypast as nation bids final farewell to forces' sweetheart

Dame Vera Lynn: Second World War flypast as nation bids final farewell to forces' sweetheart

Dame Vera Lynn has been honoured with an RAF flypast over her Sussex home as fellow villagers lined the streets to say farewell.
Johnny Depp ended marriage to Amber Heard after she allegedly defecated in their bed, court hears

Johnny Depp ended marriage to Amber Heard after she allegedly defecated in their bed, court hears

Johnny Depp decided to end his marriage with Amber Heard after she allegedly defecated in their bed, a court has heard.
Coronavirus: Jeremy Hunt says there were 'bumps in the road' in rush to 'catch up' on testing

Coronavirus: Jeremy Hunt says there were 'bumps in the road' in rush to 'catch up' on testing

Coronavirus test results initially took too long to come back because the government's focus was on ramping up capacity at "breakneck speed", a former health secretary has said.
Royal Mail fined £1.5m for failing to deliver first class post on time

Royal Mail fined £1.5m for failing to deliver first class post on time

Royal Mail has been fined £1.5m for failing to deliver first class post on time.
Coronavirus: 'Warm up, push-up, sanitise, repeat' - gyms reopen in Northern Ireland

Coronavirus: 'Warm up, push-up, sanitise, repeat' - gyms reopen in Northern Ireland

They are used to warm-ups, push-ups, planks, squats and lunges but there is a new exercise at the gym: sanitise.
Coronavirus: 'Nervousness' as ban on families visiting care homes set to be relaxed

Coronavirus: 'Nervousness' as ban on families visiting care homes set to be relaxed

There is "nervousness" in the care sector as restrictions on family visits are due to be eased by the government.
Coronavirus: Scheme which delivers COVID-19 tests to Isle of Mull by drone gets govt funding

Coronavirus: Scheme which delivers COVID-19 tests to Isle of Mull by drone gets govt funding

A scheme using drones to deliver coronavirus test kits and medical supplies to a Scottish island has received government funding to help tackle the pandemic.
Claims of racial profiling by police to be investigated in England and Wales

Claims of racial profiling by police to be investigated in England and Wales

The police watchdog is to investigate whether officers across England and Wales racially discriminate against ethnic minorities.
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