'UK seeing second wave': PM considers new measures as London mayor insists 'we should not wait'
Boris Johnson has said the long-feared second wave of the pandemic has arrived in the UK, with new cases of coronavirus in England estimated to have doubled over the past week.
New local lockdown rules announced in parts of North West, Midlands and West Yorkshire
Parts of the North West, West Yorkshire and the Midlands have been placed under further localised coronavirus restrictions.
'Widespread growth': R number now between 1.1 and 1.4, as cases pass 4,000 and deaths rise
The coronavirus transmission rate could now be as high as 1.4 in the UK, official figures show.
A 'huge' moment: Germany to investigate pregnancy test drug Primodos after UK campaign
Campaigners have described it as "a huge step forward".
Amal Clooney quits UK envoy role over 'lamentable' plans to break international law
Amal Clooney has quit her role as the UK’s special envoy on media freedom in protest at the government’s "lamentable" intention to "break international law" with the Internal Market Bill.