Dame Julie Walters on Raising Awareness About Domestic Violence in Lockdown | Good Morning Britain

Subscribe now for more! http://bit.ly/1NbomQa Since the UK lockdown two months ago, there has been an increase in calls to domestic abuse helplines and over 4,000 domestic abuse arrests in London alone. Dame Julie Walters is the patron of the women’s centre, My Sister’s House, and wants to raise awareness about domestic abuse during the … Read more Dame Julie Walters on Raising Awareness About Domestic Violence in Lockdown | Good Morning Britain

PM Boris Johnson forced to clarify UK lockdown advice

The United Kingdom’s government has released a report spelling out plans to ease the country out of a lockdown against the coronavirus pandemic. Under the plan, people can now exercise outdoors as much as they want and certain sectors can resume work. But other nations within the UK have their own rules and critics say … Read more PM Boris Johnson forced to clarify UK lockdown advice

Coronavirus: Boris Johnson’s statement on easing UK lockdown – in full

The Prime Minister publishes 50-page ‘blueprint’ and addresses Commons as Keir Starmer says Johnson’s strategy has caused ‘considerable confusion’ Subscribe to Guardian News on YouTube ► http://bit.ly/guardianwiressub Support the Guardian ► https://support.theguardian.com/contribute Today in Focus podcast ► https://www.theguardian.com/news/series/todayinfocus The Guardian YouTube network: The Guardian ► http://www.youtube.com/theguardian Owen Jones talks ► http://bit.ly/subsowenjones Guardian Football ► http://is.gd/guardianfootball … Read more Coronavirus: Boris Johnson’s statement on easing UK lockdown – in full

Watch again: Boris Johnson sets out plan to lift UK lockdown to MPs in House of Commons

The Prime Minister sets out the government’s plan to lift the coronavirus lockdown across the UK in Parliament. A 50-page document was released earlier in the afternoon with details on how lockdown will be lifted. It comes amid confusion over the Prime Minister’s advice to return to work. For the latest coronavirus developments as they … Read more Watch again: Boris Johnson sets out plan to lift UK lockdown to MPs in House of Commons

Keir Starmer: PM’s announcement raises more questions than answers

Responding to Boris Johnson’s new slogan and three-step plan to lift the UK lockdown, Labour leader Keir Starmer said the Prime Minister failed to provide clarity or consensus. For the latest reaction to Boris Johnson’s announcement, click here: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/global-health/science-and-disease/boris-johnson-speech-live-end-lockdown-watch-coronavirus-address/ Get the latest headlines: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/ Telegraph.co.uk and YouTube.com/TelegraphTV are websites of The Telegraph, the UK’s best-selling … Read more Keir Starmer: PM’s announcement raises more questions than answers

Watch in full: Boris Johnson 3-step plan to ease UK lockdown | Coronavirus

Boris Johnson has announced the first easing of lockdown rules, including unlimited exercise, sports and getting back to work, as well as a ‘Covid Alert System’ Speaking in an address to the nation, Mr Johnson said the public had put up with restrictions “never seen before in peace or war” but they would now begin … Read more Watch in full: Boris Johnson 3-step plan to ease UK lockdown | Coronavirus

Stay alert slogan: ‘Many people will be puzzled by this new slogan’, says shadow health secretary

The official UK Government advice to the public on coronavirus has changed to “Stay alert, control the virus, save lives”, as Boris Johnson prepares to outline plans to ease the UK lockdown. In the video, shadow Health Secretary Jonathan Ashworth reacts to the new slogan which has replaced “Stay home, protect the NHS, save lives.” … Read more Stay alert slogan: ‘Many people will be puzzled by this new slogan’, says shadow health secretary

No UK lockdown lifting yet, Johnson to detail strategy on Sunday

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is due to give a briefing later on Sunday, outlining plans to ease the United Kingdom’s lockdown. It is expected to involve getting some people back to work. But with changes to the way offices operate and the way people commute, it will not be the same as before. Al … Read more No UK lockdown lifting yet, Johnson to detail strategy on Sunday

UK lockdown changes will be ‘small and incremental’ says Raab

Changes to the UK lockdown restrictions are set to be announced by Boris Johnson on Sunday, but these first changes will be ‘modest, small, incremental and very carefully monitored’ the foreign secretary, Dominic Raab, said on Thursday.  No immediate changes were announced on restrictions imposed three weeks ago to slow the spread of the coronavirus. … Read more UK lockdown changes will be ‘small and incremental’ says Raab

Coronavirus: UK lockdown to be eased next week – BBC News

The Prime Minister will make a statement on Sunday setting out his plans to ease the lockdown. Boris Johnson said some changes will come into force the next day. Ministers have hinted that the construction sector should return to work wherever possibleand that offices, public spaces and transport systems should be adapted to maintain safety … Read more Coronavirus: UK lockdown to be eased next week – BBC News

Jeremy Hunt grills Sir Patrick Vallance over UK lockdown measures

The Chief Scientific Adviser to the government, Sir Patrick Vallance, says he is in “no doubt” that things should have been done differently in the early stages of the UK coronavirus outbreak. Mr Vallance suggested changing the timing of lockdown by a few days may have made a difference, as he appeared before the Health … Read more Jeremy Hunt grills Sir Patrick Vallance over UK lockdown measures

Cars queue as rubbish dumps reopen after weeks of closure due to UK lockdown rules | Coronavirus

People dispose of their rubbish at a household waste recycling plant in Manchester which has reopened today after closing in March due to the coronavirus outbreak. Fly-tipping increased by 80 per cent in the wake of dump closures and almost 300% in rural areas. Here for the latest on coronavirus news: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/politics/2020/05/02/primary-schools-reopen-june-part-blueprint-unlock-britain/?WT.mc_id=tmg_youtube_offsite_televideo-youtubevideo_3Mayliveblog&utm_source=tmgoff&utm_medium=tmg_youtube&utm_content=offsite_televideo&utm_campaign=tmg_youtube_offsite_televideo-youtubevideo_3Mayliveblog Greater Manchester Combined … Read more Cars queue as rubbish dumps reopen after weeks of closure due to UK lockdown rules | Coronavirus

Coronavirus: Could contact tracing help end the UK lockdown? – BBC Newsnight

How is the UK’s contact tracing effort accelerating? And could it become a key way for the UK to ease the strict lockdown measures still in place? Subscribe to our channel here: https://goo.gl/31Q53F In his first appearance back at the daily government briefings, Prime Minister Boris Johnson declared that the UK has past the peak … Read more Coronavirus: Could contact tracing help end the UK lockdown? – BBC Newsnight