Drugs gang dressed as key workers to dodge police during Covid lockdown

A crime gang who dressed as key workers to avoid capture during the first UK lockdown, joking about a weekly clap for drug dealers, have been jailed. Andrew Doyle, 35, from Hammersmith, north London, used the name ‘Neighbourhoodhero’ on a secret encrypted messaging network while carrying out cocaine deals at the height of lockdown last … Read more

Drugs gang dressed as key workers to dodge police during Covid lockdown

A crime gang who dressed as key workers to avoid capture during the first UK lockdown, joking about a weekly clap for drug dealers, have been jailed. Andrew Doyle, 35, from Hammersmith, north London, used the name ‘Neighbourhoodhero’ on a secret encrypted messaging network while carrying out cocaine deals at the height of lockdown last … Read more

Jason Manford gives his nan the ‘biggest cuddle’ as he marks lightened lockdown rules

Lightened lockdown restrictions in the UK means Britons are allowed to hug their friends and family again for the first time since the Covid-19 pandemic began. And Jason Manford met with his nan on Monday and gave her the ‘biggest cuddle’ now that they were allowed to. The comedian, 39, was not the only one … Read more

Ministers ‘are split’ over whether to keep lockdown beyond June 21

Crucial decisions on ditching social distancing and allowing bigger weddings could be delayed amid the the India variant alert, No10 admitted today. The PM’s spokesman warned that Boris Johnson’s promise to announce the plans well ahead of the next stage of the lockdown roadmap on June 21 is no longer set in stone. They also … Read more

Stars mark lockdown restrictions lifting

‘Finally on a gorgeous break!’ Katie Price and Carl Woods celebrate lightened lockdown by jetting for idyllic Portuguese break (and their flights cost just £7!) By Ciara Farmer For Mailonline Published: 13:32 BST, 17 May 2021 | Updated: 14:05 BST, 17 May 2021 Britons are now free to mix inside pubs, restaurants, museums, theatres and … Read more

Ministers ‘are split’ over whether to keep lockdown beyond June 21

Can people come over to my house again? Yes. Up to six people from multiple households or an unlimited number of people from two households will be allowed to visit you inside your house again. Can people stay over at my house again? Yes. People from outside your household will be allowed to stay overnight, … Read more

How one small business is using ads on MailOnline to help boost trade after lockdown

‘There were dark days but now it’s looking brighter’: How one small business is using ads on MailOnline to help boost trade after lockdown By MailOnline Reporter Published: 08:41 BST, 17 May 2021 | Updated: 08:41 BST, 17 May 2021 As lockdown after lockdown dragged on, shopkeepers up and down the country feared for the … Read more

Covid lockdown UK: Hundreds queue before 6AM at Heathrow and Gatwick

Hundreds of passengers queued before 6am at Heathrow and Gatwick this morning as airports expect their busiest day of the year, with the easing of global travel restrictions predicted to trigger a stampede as the Government’s traffic light system comes into force today. Britain’s five busiest airports – Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Manchester and Luton – … Read more

Covid lockdown UK: Hundreds queue before 6AM at Heathrow and Gatwick

Hundreds of passengers queued before 6am at Heathrow and Gatwick this morning as airports expect their busiest day of the year, with the easing of global travel restrictions predicted to trigger a stampede as the Government’s traffic light system comes into force today. Britain’s five busiest airports – Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Manchester and Luton – … Read more

Denise Van Outen blasts celebrities who break Covid-19 lockdown restrictions

Denise Van Outen has blasted celebrities who break Covid-19 restrictions as she believes their fame comes with a certain level of responsibility. The 46-year-old actress and singer was speaking to The Mirror when she branded rule-breaking celebs as ‘irresponsible’. Denise did not mention any particular celebrities by name, however, stars such as Rita Ora have admitted … Read more