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Zante flight with coronavirus cases full of ‘covidiots’, says passenger

Zante flight with coronavirus cases full of ‘covidiots’, says passenger

Zante flight with coronavirus cases full of ‘covidiots’, says passenger

31 August 2020

Public Health Wales expects the number of positive cases linked to Zante to rise.


Two men detained after ‘security threat’ on Ryanair flight to UK

Two men detained after ‘security threat’ on Ryanair flight to UK

Two men detained after ‘security threat’ on Ryanair flight to UK

31 August 2020

RAF fighter jets escorted the plane to safety at Stansted Airport.


Pub giant launching own reduced prices scheme

Pub giant launching own reduced prices scheme

Pub giant launching own reduced prices scheme

31 August 2020

The move will see prices on a range of meals and drinks reduced from Monday to Wednesday until November 11.


Two men detained at Stansted by counter-terrorism police

Two men detained at Stansted by counter-terrorism police

Two men detained at Stansted by counter-terrorism police

31 August 2020

The men were detained under the Terrorism Act.


Diana’s sons face turbulent times 23 years after her death

Diana’s sons face turbulent times 23 years after her death

Diana’s sons face turbulent times 23 years after her death

31 August 2020

The princess – the mother of William and Harry – was killed in a car crash in 1997.


Soup and shakes NHS diet programme rolled out to help tackle diabetes

Soup and shakes NHS diet programme rolled out to help tackle diabetes

Soup and shakes NHS diet programme rolled out to help tackle diabetes

31 August 2020

The initiative will be rolled out initially to patients in 10 areas of England.


Most type 2 diabetes cases could be reversed, new study suggests

Most type 2 diabetes cases could be reversed, new study suggests

Most type 2 diabetes cases could be reversed, new study suggests

31 August 2020

Investigators also discovered that the length of time a person had a higher BMI did not have an impact on the risk of diabetes.


What the papers say – August 31

What the papers say – August 31

What the papers say – August 31

31 August 2020

Tax implications over the Government’s spending to counteract the coronavirus feature prominently on the nation’s front pages.


Tories warn Chancellor against major tax hikes to pay for Covid crisis

Tories warn Chancellor against major tax hikes to pay for Covid crisis

Tories warn Chancellor against major tax hikes to pay for Covid crisis

30 August 2020

The prospect of large tax spikes prompted concern from a number of Conservative MPs.


Low temperatures over August bank holiday see out ‘extreme’ month of weather

Low temperatures over August bank holiday see out ‘extreme’ month of weather

Low temperatures over August bank holiday see out ‘extreme’ month of weather

30 August 2020

The ‘unseasonably cool’ weekend follows two named storms, a heatwave, and the hottest day recorded in August for 17 years.


Police vow to take action after huge crowds flock to illegal raves

Police vow to take action after huge crowds flock to illegal raves

Police vow to take action after huge crowds flock to illegal raves

30 August 2020

Officers had to disperse crowds in Norfolk and South Wales over the bank holiday weekend.


Missiles thrown at officers as police shut down mass gatherings

Missiles thrown at officers as police shut down mass gatherings

Missiles thrown at officers as police shut down mass gatherings

30 August 2020

Police dealt with and unlicensed music event in Norfolk and an illegal rave in South Wales.


SNP MP Amy Callaghan ‘making good progress’ after brain haemorrhage

SNP MP Amy Callaghan ‘making good progress’ after brain haemorrhage

SNP MP Amy Callaghan ‘making good progress’ after brain haemorrhage

30 August 2020

Ms Callaghan was rushed to hospital on June 10 after being found at home by her partner.


Piers Corbyn says he has been fined £10,000 for organising anti-lockdown protest

Piers Corbyn says he has been fined £10,000 for organising anti-lockdown protest

Piers Corbyn says he has been fined £10,000 for organising anti-lockdown protest

30 August 2020

In the tweet to his more than 31,000 followers, the 73-year-old called the demonstration an ‘epic success’.


Plastic bag levy to be doubled and extended to all retailers from April

Plastic bag levy to be doubled and extended to all retailers from April

Plastic bag levy to be doubled and extended to all retailers from April

30 August 2020

The average person in England now buys just four single-use bags a year compared to around 140 in 2014.


Jockey Club chief executive stands down after review into bullying behaviour

Jockey Club chief executive stands down after review into bullying behaviour

Jockey Club chief executive stands down after review into bullying behaviour

30 August 2020

The former BT Sport and Sky executive was given the job little more than a year ago.


Foul play ruled out of investigation into Welsh train fire

Foul play ruled out of investigation into Welsh train fire

Foul play ruled out of investigation into Welsh train fire

30 August 2020

The train came off the tracks in Llangennech, near Llanelli, on Wednesday night.


Sunak hails success of cut-price meal deal as scheme ends

Sunak hails success of cut-price meal deal as scheme ends

Sunak hails success of cut-price meal deal as scheme ends

30 August 2020

More than 64 million meals have been claimed for since the initiative was launched at the beginning of August


Hundreds of demonstrators take part in Million People March

Hundreds of demonstrators take part in Million People March

Hundreds of demonstrators take part in Million People March

30 August 2020

The march takes place this year in lieu of the annual Notting Hill carnival and organisers hope it will give the BAME community ‘a louder voice’.


Passengers from Zante to Cardiff told to quarantine after seven positive cases

Passengers from Zante to Cardiff told to quarantine after seven positive cases

Passengers from Zante to Cardiff told to quarantine after seven positive cases

30 August 2020

Health officials said all passengers on board the flight are now being considered close contacts and must self-isolate.


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