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27,000 excess coronavirus deaths 'likely' between now and next April, warns former government adviser
A further 27,000 excess deaths are "likely" between now and next April under the current approach to tackling the coronavirus pandemic, a former government chief scientific adviser says.
'Significant concerns' about Leicester clothing factories
There are "quite significant concerns" about employment practices within clothing factories in freshly locked-down Leicester, the health secretary has told Sky News.
'I didn't know he wasn't going to come back': Widow of COVID-19 victim reveals heartbreak
The widow of a community pharmacist who died from COVID-19 has spoken of the heartbreak of not being able to see her husband before he passed away.
Man shot dead in broad daylight in London
A man has been shot dead in broad daylight in London.
Hamilton warns 'silence is complicit' in racism as F1 drivers split over taking knee
Lewis Hamilton has told his Formula One rivals that "silence is complicit" in racism after it emerged drivers are divided over whether to take a knee before Sunday's Austrian Grand Prix.
Cocaine, jewellery and £13m seized after raid on complex transit van 'hide boxes'
Some of London's "most dangerous criminals" have been arrested and jewellery, cocaine and £13m in cash seized after specially built "hides" were discovered in transit vans by the Met Police.