'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.
Just 6% of Britons have antibodies - and levels wane over two months, SAGE warns
Just 6% of the UK's population had COVID-19 antibodies at the start of September, the government's scientific advisers have warned.
TikTok downloads to be blocked in US within days
People in the US will be banned from downloading TikTok from this Sunday.
Tesla driver caught asleep behind wheel of self-driving car going 93mph
A man has been caught asleep behind the wheel of a self-driving Tesla car that was travelling at 150km/h (93mph).
PS5: Sony confirms price and release date - and Harry Potter game among new additions
Sony has come out swinging ahead of the console wars looming this holiday season by confirming its two PS5 consoles will be available in November alongside a host of exciting games.
Alert issued to universities about spike in cyber attacks
British universities and colleges have been warned about a spike in ransomware attacks targeting the education sector by the UK's National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC), a part of GCHQ.