UK coronavirus deaths rise by 587

The UK has recorded another 587 deaths within 28 days of a positive Covid test, bringing the official total to 106,158. A further 21,088 cases were also reported, according to the government, while a record 598,389 people received their first dose of

Police break up London boat party with over 70 guests

Over 70 people have been reported for attending a boat party in Ealing, West London, and are under consideration for a fixed penalty notice of £800 each.   Met Police were called to Volt Avenue, North Acton shortly after 11pm on Saturday,

13-year-old stabbed by four men in Asda carpark

Police were called to an Asda supermarket car park on Stanley Grove in Longsight, Manchester, in the evening of 30 January 2021.   The victim, a 13-year-old boy was attended to and taken to hospital with serious injuries. He remains in a

Baby’s body found at golf course in Liverpool

Merseyside Police said the body was found in a wooded area at Brackenwood golf course in Bebington, Wirral, on Friday. An extensive search of the area was carried out by specialist officers and a post-mortem examination is due to take place on

One in ten employees furloughed in Northern Ireland by end of 2020

Close to half were employed in accommodation provision, food service, or wholesale and retail, according to data from HMRC. The lockdown on all non-essential retail began straight after Christmas. Dr Lisa Wilson, senior economist at the  Nevin Economic Research Institute, said: “The