Boost for UK’s vaccine drive as Israel reopens economy after HALF the population get Covid jabs

Israel reopened swathes of its economy today with the number of over-60s in its hospitals with Covid-19 plummeting after the nation vaccinated almost half its population. In promising signs for Britain’s own fight against the virus, Israel’s world-beating vaccination programme has led to the number of hospital patients over the age of 60 visiting to fall … Read more

Boost for plan to return ALL children to school on March 8 as Keir Starmer backs move

Boris Johnson’s bid to get all children back to school in two-weeks’ time received a boost today as Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer backed the plan – and risked a furious row with unions. The Prime Minister wants to reopen all classrooms on March 8 and is expected to announce the proposal when he reveals … Read more

Boost for plan to return ALL children to school on March 8 as Keir Starmer backs move

Boris Johnson’s bid to get all children back to school in two-weeks’ time received a boost today as Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer backed the plan – and risked a furious row with unions. The Prime Minister wants to reopen all classrooms on March 8 and is expected to announce the proposal when he reveals … Read more

MR MONEY MAKER: Commodities boost Covid recovery

MR MONEY MAKER: Hot commodities to help you cash in on Covid recovery By Justin Urquhart Stewart For The Daily Mail Published: 21:58 GMT, 19 February 2021 | Updated: 22:17 GMT, 19 February 2021 What’s happening? What actually is a commodity? You would think that this question should have a simple answer, but as ever … Read more

Another boost for savers and Treasury: Natwest brings back divi

Natwest becomes latest bank to bring back its dividend – despite setting aside £3.2bn to cover bad loans and recording a £351m loss last year By Lucy White For The Daily Mail Published: 21:57 GMT, 19 February 2021 | Updated: 22:17 GMT, 19 February 2021 Change of direction: Natwest chief executive Alison Rose   Natwest … Read more

First Dates Fred Sirieix becomes a millionaire as his finances make a £500k boost amid pandemic

First Dates star Fred Sirieix becomes a millionaire as his finances make a £500k boost amid the pandemic By Andrew Bullock For Mailonline Published: 01:07 GMT, 19 February 2021 | Updated: 01:46 GMT, 19 February 2021 Fred Sirieix – the face of Channel 4’s matchmaking series First Dates – has become a millionaire amid the … Read more

Britain is set for SIXTY Nightingale courts: £113m boost will see swifter justice for crime victims

Britain is set for SIXTY Nightingale courts: £113m boost for modifications to hotel conference rooms and event spaces to accommodate more trials Modifications to be made to hotel conference rooms and event spaces for trials At Manchester Crown Court walls will be knocked down to create ‘super court’ Justice Secretary Robert Buckland hailed it as … Read more

More than a million laptops sent to pupils during lockdown in £400m boost for Mail Force drive 

More than a million laptops have been sent to needy pupils during lockdown in £400m boost for Mail Force drive Total of 1,055,745 devices have been delivered to students who need them most Deliveries allow children to complete vital schoolwork at home during lockdown The Government programme has also allowed thousands of families to receive … Read more

Britain is set for SIXTY Nightingale courts: £113m boost will see swifter justice for crime victims

Britain is set for SIXTY Nightingale courts: £113m boost for modifications to hotel conference rooms and event spaces to accommodate more trials Modifications to be made to hotel conference rooms and event spaces for trials At Manchester Crown Court walls will be knocked down to create ‘super court’ Justice Secretary Robert Buckland hailed it as … Read more

Cocoa can boost memory in older people, study says

Chemicals in cocoa can boost memory abilities in older people, a new study suggests.  US researchers found flavanols – plant chemicals that are abundant in cocoa beans – improved performance in a list-learning task for people aged between 50 and 75. Flavanols belong to a group of compounds called polyphenols, which are also abundant in red … Read more