Border chaos as Government is forced to DELAY demanding passengers test negative

Border chaos as Government is forced to DELAY demanding passengers test negative before entering UK until Monday amid backlash from travel industry over type of tests used Government planning to enforce regime requiring tests 72 hours pre-departure  Meant to come into force 4am Friday but there will be a weekend grace period   Passengers booked on … Read more Border chaos as Government is forced to DELAY demanding passengers test negative

Border chaos as Government is forced to DELAY demanding passengers test negative

Border chaos as Government is forced to DELAY demanding passengers test negative before entering UK until Monday amid backlash from travel industry over type of tests used Government planning to enforce regime requiring tests 72 hours pre-departure  Meant to come into force 4am Friday but there will be a weekend grace period   Passengers booked on … Read more Border chaos as Government is forced to DELAY demanding passengers test negative

Boris Johnson accused of trying to delay May’s local elections to benefit from a ‘vaccine bump’

Boris Johnson is accused of trying to delay May’s local elections until the summer so he can benefit from a ‘vaccine bump’ after jab is rolled out By David Wilcock, Whitehall Correspondent For Mailonline Published: 10:04 GMT, 13 January 2021 | Updated: 10:27 GMT, 13 January 2021 Boris Johnson has been accused of seeking to … Read more Boris Johnson accused of trying to delay May’s local elections to benefit from a ‘vaccine bump’

Rishi Sunak could delay tax rises until next autumn but will end Stamp Duty holiday in March

Rishi Sunak could delay tax rises until next autumn but will end Stamp Duty holiday in March amid warnings over scale of government borrowing during Covid crisis The Chancellor reportedly believes that it is the ‘wrong time’ to bring in tax rises Source added Mr Sunak has also rejected calls to extend the stamp duty … Read more Rishi Sunak could delay tax rises until next autumn but will end Stamp Duty holiday in March

Conservative mayoral hopeful urges Boris Johnson to delay school opening

Pressure was growing on Boris Johnson last night from within his own party to keep pupils out of school at the start of the new term as it was revealed students in Tier 4 may be at home until mid-February.   Schools in the stay-at-home areas could be set to remain closed until February half term as … Read more Conservative mayoral hopeful urges Boris Johnson to delay school opening

Conservative mayoral hopeful urges Boris Johnson to delay school opening

Conservative mayoral hopeful urges Boris Johnson to delay school opening to give them a ‘fighting chance against the virus’- as scientists warn the new mutation seems to spread quickly among youngsters Prime Minister under pressure from fellow Tories to shut schools at start of term Comes as warnings new strain of Covid-19 spreads quickly among … Read more Conservative mayoral hopeful urges Boris Johnson to delay school opening

MARKET REPORT: Airbus planes delay fails to ground Easyjet shares 

MARKET REPORT: Airbus planes delay fails to ground Easyjet shares as new Covid strain plunges global aviation industry deeper into crisis By Francesca Washtell For The Daily Mail Published: 22:15 GMT, 22 December 2020 | Updated: 22:27 GMT, 22 December 2020 Airline Easyjet has pushed back more plane orders as the new Covid strain threw … Read more MARKET REPORT: Airbus planes delay fails to ground Easyjet shares 

Sturgeon calls for Brexit delay over new coronavirus

Nicola Sturgeon demands Brexit delay: Scottish leader says new Covid strain makes it ‘unconscionable’ for Britain to leave EU when transition ends on Dec 31 Nicola Sturgeon says it is ‘imperative’ the PM secures a Brexit extension   It comes after the discovery of a faster-spreading coronavirus strain First Minister said UK faces a ‘profoundly serious … Read more Sturgeon calls for Brexit delay over new coronavirus

Europe’s press reacts to Brexit deadline delay

Europe’s press has declared the ‘battle for fisheries is now on,’ as papers warn we ‘can’t allow failure,’ but ‘no one is willing to bear the responsibility’. Sunday’s deadline to reach a deal on the free trade agreement between Britain and the European Union was extended until the end of the month yesterday, with Boris … Read more Europe’s press reacts to Brexit deadline delay

Boris Johnson delay to Low Emission Zone put Capital’s poor at increased risk from pollution

Boris Johnson was today accused of putting poorer residents’ lives at risk when he delayed introducing the Low Emission Zone during his tenure as Mayor of London.  Ella Kissi-Debrah, who lived 80ft from the south circular road in south-east London, died after three years of seizures and 27 visits to hospital for treatment to breathing problems. … Read more Boris Johnson delay to Low Emission Zone put Capital’s poor at increased risk from pollution