Coronavirus: UK Culture in Crisis – BBC Newsnight

The UK cultural sector is facing an unprecedented crisis as Theatres, Concerts and Festivals remain shuttered despite some lifting of lockdown restrictions. Sir Nicholas Hyter, formerly of the National Theatre, tells Newsnight ‘the entire UK cultural ecosystem is facing break down’. Subscribe to our channel here: https://goo.gl/31Q53F On Friday 3 July, all over the UK, … Read more Coronavirus: UK Culture in Crisis – BBC Newsnight

Prince Charles praises hospitality sector and welcomes the reopening of hotels, restaurants and pubs

Prince Charles has recorded a message to welcome the opening of pubs, restaurants and hotels. His Royal Highness expressed his appreciation for the “resilience and fortitude” shown by those in the hospitality industry. He also offered his “deepest sympathies” to those struggling to keep their businesses running during the coronavirus lockdown. The Prince of Wales … Read more Prince Charles praises hospitality sector and welcomes the reopening of hotels, restaurants and pubs

Many holiday destinations get green light after days of confusion – BBC News

After several days of confusion, a list of around 60 countries that will be exempt from quarantine rules in England has finally been published by the government. The changes will come into effect on 10th July. Spain, France, Germany and Italy are among the countries on the list, meaning visitors from England won’t have to … Read more Many holiday destinations get green light after days of confusion – BBC News

Scotland and Wales governments call UK air-bridge plans ‘shambolic’

“Utterly shambolic” – the leaders of Scotland and Wales have delivered a blistering verdict on the way the UK government has handled the rules for those travelling abroad. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) First there was a hastily imposed 14-day quarantine. Now less than a month later, the government has published a list of 73 countries and territories … Read more Scotland and Wales governments call UK air-bridge plans ‘shambolic’

Faith communities return to places of worship after lockdown | ITV News

Lockdown has been a testing time for faith communities in Wales. Religious buildings have been closed and congregational worship forbidden. Now, churches and mosques, synagogues and temples, are finally opening their doors for the first time in months. But in the wake of Coronavirus, age-old traditions and practices have had to change: sanctity and safety … Read more Faith communities return to places of worship after lockdown | ITV News

Wales v Australia | Rugby World Cup 2019

One of the stand out games from RWC 2019. SUBSCRIBE to World Rugby on Youtube – https://youtube.com/user/irb For news, stories, highlights and more, go to our official website at     https://www.world.rugby  Follow World Rugby on social media: Youtube https://www.youtube.com/user/irb Facebook https://www.facebook.com/worldrugby Twitter https://twitter.com/worldrugbyInstagram Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/worldrugby To LICENSE World Rugby footage, please contact IMG REPLAY https://bit.ly/2yYNlIF

Voters will head to the polls tomorrow for the NSW by-election in Eden-Monaro | ABC News

Campaigning is continuing ahead of tomorrow’s Eden-Monaro by-election in southern New South Wales. Labor is fighting to hold onto its seat in a region hit by drought and bushfires. A tight race is predicted, with the seat won with a margin of 0.9% at the last election. A record number of people have already voted … Read more Voters will head to the polls tomorrow for the NSW by-election in Eden-Monaro | ABC News

Wales keeps strict lockdown measures as England reopens

While England wrestles with new lockdown measures, COVID-19 infection and death rates are much lower in Scotland and Wales. With pubs and restaurants set to reopen across England this weekend, Wales says its harsher restrictions will remain in place – because they are working. Al Jazeera’s Laurence Lee reports from South Wales. – Subscribe to … Read more Wales keeps strict lockdown measures as England reopens

End institutional racism, says Prince Harry

Britain’s Prince Harry apologized for society’s “endemic” racism during a virtual ceremony for the memorial award named after his mother, Diana, Princess of Wales. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled. Get the latest news on: http://reuters.com/ … Read more End institutional racism, says Prince Harry

Australia’s first official air mail flight remembered | 7.30

Last week, communities in northern New South Wales became part of living history with a re-enactment of the first official air mail delivery. It came after years of detective work by a local stamp collector. Read more here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-07-01/first-official-trial-for-australian-air-mail-service-lismore/12410282 For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on … Read more Australia’s first official air mail flight remembered | 7.30

Debate over Black history lessons to be made compulsory in Wales | ITV News

The Black Lives Matter movement has raised awareness around the world of issues of systemic racism but also the importance of recognising the contribution that black people have made to society. A petition which currently has more 30,000 signatures has been handed to the Welsh Government to make the teaching of black history compulsory. ITV … Read more Debate over Black history lessons to be made compulsory in Wales | ITV News

Meet my Horses – with Dressage rider Talicia Beardsmore | Guest Vlog

Talicia Beardsmore is a 20-year-old Dressage rider from New South Wales, Australia, who is going to introduce you to her horses and is telling you about herself. Her 25-year-old pony Jeopardy is the first horse Talicia ever got and she is semi-retired. Besides Jeopardy, Talicia also introduces you to Bambi who is 5 years old. … Read more Meet my Horses – with Dressage rider Talicia Beardsmore | Guest Vlog

Around 10,000 jobs to be lost from UK workforce | ITV News

High street giants and leading aviation firms have announced a slew of job losses, amounting to up to around 10,000 jobs which are set to disappear from the UK workforce. John Lewis, Airbus, Arcadia, Upper Crust and Harrods are just some of the firms which have announced major restructuring plans in the past day or … Read more Around 10,000 jobs to be lost from UK workforce | ITV News

Prince Charles visits Gloucestershire farm owned by BBC Countryfile host Adam Henson

The Prince of Wales has visited Cotswold Farm Park in Gloucestershire today, where he heard how the attraction has coped during the coronavirus lockdown. Prince Charles was accompanied by Countryfile host and the farm’s owner, Adam Henson, as he toured the grounds He also visited Shipton Mill, which holds HRH’s Royal Warrant and specialises in … Read more Prince Charles visits Gloucestershire farm owned by BBC Countryfile host Adam Henson