Coronavirus: Police told to be ‘consistent’ with lockdown approach

UK police officers have been told to take a “consistent” approach when ensuring people comply with emergency measures aimed at curbing coronavirus. Guidance to officers ...

Coronavirus: UK measures ‘making a difference’

People are heeding the advice to stay at home to keep pressure off the NHS, and there are early signs that it is working, the UK’s chief scientific adviser has said. Sir Patrick ...

Coronavirus: Foreign Office links up with airlines to fly stranded Britons home

Media playback is unsupported on your device Tens of thousands of Britons stranded abroad by the coronavirus pandemic will be flown home under a new arrangement between ...

Lack of childcare ‘forcing key workers to stay home’

Key workers say they are being forced to take time off work because they do not have access to childcare. Schools, nurseries and childminders were told to close their doors last ...

Coronavirus: Live BBC News coverage

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Rescue flights for stranded Britons

Tens of thousands of Britons stranded abroad by the coronavirus pandemic will be flown home under a new arrangement between the government and UK airlines. This breaking news story ...

Coronavirus: Prince Charles out of virus self-isolation

The Prince of Wales is now out of self-isolation, following his diagnosis of coronavirus. Prince Charles, 71, spent seven days self-isolating in Scotland after testing positive and ...

Coronavirus: EasyJet grounds entire fleet of planes due to virus

EasyJet has grounded its entire fleet of planes and said it cannot give a date for when they will restart. The budget airline said it had made the move due to the “unprecedented ...

BrightHouse: Rent-to-own giant collapses as coronavirus shuts shops

BrightHouse – the biggest rent-to-own operator in the UK – has collapsed, with administrators now attempting to salvage parts of the business. Customers should continue ...

Coronavirus: 20,000 former NHS staff return to fight virus, PM says

Some 20,000 former NHS staff have returned to work to help the fight against coronavirus, Boris Johnson has revealed in a video posted online. The prime minister, who is self-isolating ...