Police partially close Oxford Street ‘after person is stabbed in broad daylight’ 

BREAKING: Police partially close Oxford Street ‘after person is stabbed in broad daylight’ Emergency services responded to the scene near Market Place this afternoon Police have confirmed a man was stabbed, but there have been no arrests The street has been closed to traffic at the junction of Great Portland Street By Nicole Conner For … Read more Police partially close Oxford Street ‘after person is stabbed in broad daylight’ 

Police partially close Oxford Street ‘after person is stabbed in broad daylight’ 

BREAKING: Police partially close Oxford Street ‘after person is stabbed in broad daylight’ Emergency services responded to the scene near Market Place this afternoon Police have confirmed a man was stabbed, but there have been no arrests The street has been closed to traffic at the junction of Great Portland Street By Nicole Conner For … Read more Police partially close Oxford Street ‘after person is stabbed in broad daylight’ 

Pubs COULD be forced to close to offset reopening of schools, says Neil Ferguson

Ministers today vowed to push ahead with reopening schools despite warnings they will have to close pubs or impose other curbs to keep coronavirus under control.  Neil Ferguson – known as ‘Professor Lockdown’ for his role in modelling the impact of the disease – said the ‘R’ rate could rise by as much as half … Read more Pubs COULD be forced to close to offset reopening of schools, says Neil Ferguson

Aberdeen is put into lockdown: Nicola Sturgeon orders all pubs in the city to close

Aberdeen has been put back into lockdown as pubs were shut and people were banned from travelling in and out. Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said the restrictions were brought back after 54 new coronavirus cases emerged after bars were packed over the weekend. She said 191 contacts have been traced in relation to the … Read more Aberdeen is put into lockdown: Nicola Sturgeon orders all pubs in the city to close

Pubs COULD be forced to close to offset reopening of schools, says Neil Ferguson

Ministers must be ready to close pubs or impose other curbs next month because reopening schools full-time will drive up coronavirus cases, a leading expert warned today.  Neil Ferguson – known as ‘Professor Lockdown’ for his role in modelling the impact of the disease – said the ‘R’ rate could rise by as much as … Read more Pubs COULD be forced to close to offset reopening of schools, says Neil Ferguson

Putin’s man in London says ‘mud-slinging’ means our relationship with Moscow is ‘close to frozen’

Vladimir Putin’s man in London has warned relations between Westminster and Moscow are ‘close to being frozen’ – with Russia in ‘no hurry’ to ease tensions. In his first major newspaper interview since his appointment last year, Mr Putin’s ambassador Andrei Kelin denied claims that his nation had interfered in British politics. Brushing off accusations … Read more Putin’s man in London says ‘mud-slinging’ means our relationship with Moscow is ‘close to frozen’

Barclays attempts to close advice gap with Plan & Invest service

Barclays has launched an online investing  service in a bid to plug the so-called advice gap with a ‘personalised investment plan’. Initially only available to Barclays current account customers with at least £5,000 to invest, but soon to be rolled out further, Plan & Invest is designed for those without the know-how, time or confidence … Read more Barclays attempts to close advice gap with Plan & Invest service

67 Pizza Express restaurants to close across Britain

Pizza Express has said it could close around 67 of its UK restaurants, with up to 1,100 jobs at risk, as part of a major restructuring plan. The chain said it is planning to launch a company voluntary arrangement (CVA) in the ‘near future’ in a bid to push down its rents amid a ‘significantly … Read more 67 Pizza Express restaurants to close across Britain

Lobbying firm with close links to Beijing gained access to influential UK figures

Revealed: Lobbying firm with close links to Beijing gained access to influential UK figures including George Osborne and Prince Andrew Hampton Group was founded by a former Chinese government official MPs claimed its activities was evidence of ‘subtle, troubling behaviour by China’ The club insists it is independent and acts purely in the UK’s national interest  … Read more Lobbying firm with close links to Beijing gained access to influential UK figures

Lobbying firm with close links to Beijing gained access to influential UK figures

Revealed: Lobbying firm with close links to Beijing gained access to influential UK figures including George Osborne and Prince Andrew Hampton Group was founded by a former Chinese government official MPs claimed its activities was evidence of ‘subtle, troubling behaviour by China’ The club insists it is independent and acts purely in the UK’s national interest  … Read more Lobbying firm with close links to Beijing gained access to influential UK figures