Vaccine passports ‘WILL be here by summer’ say EU leaders as Britons’ hopes of beach holidays rise

EU leaders have agreed to introduce vaccine passports by the summer in a boost to Britons planning holidays on Europe’s beaches. Having suffered its deepest recession to date and still floundering on the rollout of its vaccination programme, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said that ‘everyone agreed that we need a digital vaccination certificate’ programme during … Read more

Vaccine passports ‘WILL be here by summer’ say EU leaders as Britons’ hopes of beach holidays rise

EU leaders have agreed to introduce vaccine passports by the summer in a boost to Britons planning holidays on Europe’s beaches. Having suffered its deepest recession to date and still floundering on the rollout of its vaccination programme, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said that ‘everyone agreed that we need a digital vaccination certificate’ programme during … Read more

Sterling flies higher on recovery hopes

Sterling and travel stocks fly higher as investors welcome plans to ease lockdown rules By Mark Shapland For The Daily Mail Published: 22:18 GMT, 23 February 2021 | Updated: 22:36 GMT, 23 February 2021 Sterling made fresh gains and shares in sectors battered by the pandemic rallied as investors welcomed the plan to ease lockdown … Read more

The hopes & heartaches of the Churchill girls 

Winston’s daughters Diana, Sarah and Mary witnessed some of history’s most defining moments, says Rachel Trethewey. Yet surprisingly little was known about their own passions, tragedies and achievements… until now    When 33-year-old Winston Churchill married Clementine Hozier on 12 September 1908, it was the most important political marriage of the decade. They both believed Winston … Read more

Young’s boss hopes pubs re-open in spring but warns punters will still face restrictions

The boss of Young’s has warned drinkers they will almost certainly face the same restrictions as last summer when Boris Johnson finally lets pubs re-open.  Patrick Dardis, chief executive officer for the pub chain, said that implementing anything less than the restrictions seen last summer would be ‘unviable’ if pub doors are kept shut until … Read more

Vaccine roll out puts pound in demand amid hopes of a rapid recovery

UK vaccine roll out puts pound back in demand amid hopes it will fuel a rapid economic recovery By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 21:51 GMT, 18 February 2021 | Updated: 21:51 GMT, 18 February 2021 Sterling hit $1.3985 – its highest level against the greenback since April 2018 The pound edged close … Read more

Dancing On Ice’s Sonny Jay says he hopes to gain a six pack through gruelling training

‘It’s a nice feeling!’ Dancing On Ice’s Sonny Jay says he hopes to gain a SIX PACK to impress fiancée Lauren Page after weeks of gruelling training By Isla Williams For Mailonline Published: 02:05 GMT, 14 February 2021 | Updated: 02:06 GMT, 14 February 2021 He is currently wowing viewers with his skating skills opposite … Read more

Hopes rise for end of lockdown as Covid hospitalisations fall FASTER than expected

Hopes for a speedier lifting of lockdown were given a boost today as private government data showed hospitalisation rates were nosediving faster than expected.  Modelling by Sage presented to Downing Street and leaked to The Times predicts hospital admissions and deaths will more than halve over the next month. Patients battling coronavirus in hospital currently … Read more

Hopes rise for end of lockdown as Covid hospitalisations fall FASTER than expected

Hopes for a speedier lifting of lockdown were given a boost today as private government data showed hospitalisation rates were nosediving faster than expected.  Modelling by Sage presented to Downing Street and leaked to The Times predicts hospital admissions and deaths will more than halve over the next month. Patients battling coronavirus in hospital currently … Read more

Matt Hancock hopes ‘treatable’ virus will become a disease we can ‘live with, like we do flu’

Covid CAN be managed like the flu: Matt Hancock hopes ‘treatable’ virus will become a disease we can ‘live with’ after all adults are offered a vaccine by September Matt Hancock says he expects every adult to be offered vaccine by September  The Health Secretary has also admitted he expects UK to have to live … Read more