The Home Secretary Priti Patel has defended the Government’s New Plan for Immigration policies on how to handle the method of asylums entering the UK, which has been widely criticised as “inhumane” and undermining Britain’s commitment to the 1951 Refugee Convention.
FA Child sex abuse scandal and other stories
According to the findings of Sheldon review, Football Association had significant institutional failings, seeing that they “did not do enough to keep children safe”.
This independent review into historical child sexual abuse led to conclusions such as the FA not knowing of these issues until the summer of 1995 and not taking enough protection measures from that date until May 2000.
PM denies alleged UK ban on vaccine export and other stories
Boris Johnson has denied a claim made by the President of the European Council, Charles Michel, that the UK imposed an “outright” ban on coronavirus vaccine exports. The PM told MPs in the […]
Prime Minister’s Question Time returns to the House of Commons with social distancing and COVID deaths in the UK now more than 17,000
PMQs return to a socially distancing Parliament in COVID-19 crisis Britain Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer will grill Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab over the Government’s handling of the coronavirus crisis today. The […]
888 more people die in UK hospitals as minister says parks must remain open and loved ones can attend funerals
Sunday Times investigation alleges Prime-Minister Boris Johnson was asleep on the job during five crucial weeks the UK could have planned for pandemic As Mr Johnson recovers from life-threatening COVID-19 at Chequers […]
Queen Elizabeth II calls for self-discipline and good-humoured resolve after record daily death rate of 708 including a 5 year-old child
Britain’s coronavirus fatalities figure has reached 4,313 including a five year old child. Queen Elizabeth II will urge people to rise to the challenge posed by the coronavirus outbreak, in a rare […]
Labour to scrap May’s Brexit plans and other stories
The Labour party has announced it would scrap proposed Theresa May’s Brexit plans for leaving the EU. Labour says their ‘Day One’ pledge ensures the rights of the three million EU residents […]
Defence Secretary says Gibraltar will be protected in Brexit talks and other stories
Defence Secretary, Sir Michael Fallon, has told the BBC the Brexit agreement will fully respect the position of Gibraltar. Sir Michael was appearing on the Andrew Marr show as part of a […]