Fury over No10’s ‘un-British’ plan to slap calorie counts on beer, wine and spirits

Matt Hancock’s plan to slap calorie counts on all alcohol served in pubs was today branded ‘un-British’ and ‘an attempt to nanny the country’. Documents leaked last night revealed health chiefs want to force larger chains to disclose the amount of calories for every beer, wine and spirit ordered in their bars.   The scheme, reportedly … Read more

Government WILL try to make Covid vaccines COMPULSORY for care home staff, Matt Hancock confirms

Government WILL try to make Covid vaccines COMPULSORY for care home staff, Matt Hancock confirms He argued workers have a ‘duty of care’ because residents are Covid vulnerable Five week consultation will now take place to see if move is practical and ethical Critics argue plan could pave way for mandatory vaccines in other sectors  … Read more

Government WILL try to make Covid vaccines COMPULSORY for care home staff, Matt Hancock confirms

Government WILL try to make Covid vaccines COMPULSORY for care home staff, Matt Hancock confirms He argued workers have a ‘duty of care’ because residents are Covid vulnerable By Stephen Matthews Health Editor For Mailonline Published: 14:12 BST, 14 April 2021 | Updated: 14:13 BST, 14 April 2021 Ministers will push for coronavirus vaccines to become … Read more

Pubs ‘will have to put calorie counts of wines, beers and spirits on pump labels and menus’

Pubs ‘will have to put calorie counts of wines, beers and spirits on pump labels and menus under new Matt Hancock plan’ All alcohol sold in shops could also have to publish the same information by law Furthermore plans may see labels include warnings of dangers of drink-driving But industry bosses have hit back at the … Read more

Pubs ‘will have to put calorie counts of wines, beers and spirits on pump labels and menus’

Pubs ‘will have to put calorie counts of wines, beers and spirits on pump labels and menus under new Matt Hancock plan’ All alcohol sold in shops could also have to publish the same information by law Furthermore plans may see labels include warnings of dangers of drink-driving But industry bosses have hit back at the … Read more

ANDREW PIERCE: The big secret missing from David Cameron’s memoir

The political stench surrounding David Cameron’s lobbying efforts on behalf of Greensill Capital grows stronger by the day. New evidence at the weekend reveals attempts by the former PM to influence Boris Johnson’s Government. In addition to a text message to Chancellor Rishi Sunak, Cameron is reported to have emailed a senior special adviser at … Read more

ANDREW PIERCE: The big secret missing from David Cameron’s memoir

The political stench surrounding David Cameron’s lobbying efforts on behalf of Greensill Capital grows stronger by the day. New evidence at the weekend reveals attempts by the former PM to influence Boris Johnson’s Government. In addition to a text message to Chancellor Rishi Sunak, Cameron is reported to have emailed a senior special adviser at … Read more

Boris Johnson keeps runs through central London with dog Dilyn

Mask and Spencer: Boris Johnson keeps his face covered as he pops into M&S during run through central London with Dilyn Boris Johnson went on a run with his dog Dilyn in central London this morning  Prime Minister has been on a health drive since his brush with Covid last year  He famously admitted ‘I … Read more

Government’s mass testing programme risks ‘wasting a huge amount of money’, scientific adviser says

England’s Covid testing blitz began today, with everyone in the country now able to get swabbed twice a week in the aim of getting life back to normal. Boots and local pharmacies are now offering tests that adults can go in and pick up for free, even if they don’t have any symptoms of the … Read more

Matt Hancock summoned to High Court to justify why non-essential shops can reopen before pubs

Matt Hancock has been ordered by the High Court to justify why non-essential shops will be allowed to open before the full return of pubs and restaurants. It comes after Pizza Express founder Hugh Osmond and nightclubs operator Sacha Lord launched a legal challenge claiming the Government has ‘failed’ to provide evidence for delaying the … Read more