National Trust ‘facing questions over its purpose’ as regulator warns an inquiry could be looming

National Trust is ‘facing questions over its purpose’ by charity regulator after being accused of ‘virtue signalling’ by insisting volunteers wear LGBT badges to tweeting it’s historic links to slavery Trust sparked a woke row after tweeting details about buildings’ links to slavery Dozens vowed to cancel their membership because of charity ‘virtue signalling’ Regulator … Read more National Trust ‘facing questions over its purpose’ as regulator warns an inquiry could be looming

Murder probe on National Trust estate Watlington Hill after woman in sixties is found dead in woods

Murder probe on National Trust estate after woman in her sixties is found dead in woods – as police arrest male taken to hospital with serious injuries after ‘man was seen acting suspiciously in nearby pub’ hours before Body was found on Watlington Hill estate, in Oxfordshire, on Friday evening Police linking death to reports … Read more Murder probe on National Trust estate Watlington Hill after woman in sixties is found dead in woods

Murder probe on National Trust estate Watlington Hill after woman in sixties is found dead in woods

Murder probe on National Trust estate after woman in her sixties is found dead in woods – as police arrest male taken to hospital with serious injuries after ‘man was seen acting suspiciously in nearby pub’ hours before Body was found on Watlington Hill estate, in Oxfordshire, on Friday evening Police linking death to reports … Read more Murder probe on National Trust estate Watlington Hill after woman in sixties is found dead in woods

#WeMakeEvents campaign calls for more support as National Theatre opens doors

Live theatre, opera and music performances face near-extinction without urgent help from the government, campaigners have warned.  But there are five simple steps officials can take to get live shows and events back up and running after the coronavirus pandemic forced their doors to close in March 2020.  The #WeMakeEvents campaign has canvassed those working … Read more #WeMakeEvents campaign calls for more support as National Theatre opens doors

Coronavirus: Ireland orders full national lockdown

Ireland will be plunged into one of the strictest lockdowns in Europe from Wednesday in a bid to curb the spread of Covid-19. The Irish Government has agreed to impose Level 5 restrictions on the country for six weeks in a bid to combat the rise in cases of coronavirus.   Cabinet ministers made the decision … Read more Coronavirus: Ireland orders full national lockdown

Coronavirus UK: Senior Government advisor Sir John Bell says UK needs national lockdown

A senior Government adviser today warned the UK needs a short national ‘circuit-breaker’ lockdown as he called other coronavirus restriction ‘biting around the edges’.   Sir John Bell, regius professor of medicine at the University of Oxford, warned there is an ‘eye-watering’ number of coronavirus cases which needs to be managed. He suggested that only a … Read more Coronavirus UK: Senior Government advisor Sir John Bell says UK needs national lockdown

Coronavirus UK: Senior Government advisor Sir John Bell says UK needs national lockdown

Senior Government advisor Sir John Bell says UK needs nationwide circuit breaker lockdown to get on top of ‘eye watering’ Covid numbers By Jack Wright For Mailonline Published: 10:35 BST, 17 October 2020 | Updated: 10:44 BST, 17 October 2020 A senior Government adviser today said the UK needs a short national ‘circuit-breaker’ lockdown as … Read more Coronavirus UK: Senior Government advisor Sir John Bell says UK needs national lockdown

National lockdowns should only be a last resort says WHO boss

The World Health Organisation’s European boss has said that national lockdowns should only be a last resort but stated tough measures are ‘absolutely necessary.’ Hans Kluge urged the continent it was time to ‘step up the measures’ and said that the 700,000 cases recorded in the last week were of ‘great concern.’ But he warned … Read more National lockdowns should only be a last resort says WHO boss

National lockdowns should only be a last resort says WHO boss

The World Health Organisation’s European boss has said that national lockdowns should only be a last resort but stated tough measures are ‘absolutely necessary.’ Hans Kluge urged the continent it was time to ‘step up the measures’ and said that the 700,000 cases recorded in the last week were of ‘great concern.’ But he warned … Read more National lockdowns should only be a last resort says WHO boss

National Grid warns lack of wind could plunge Britain into darkness 

Blow for UK’s power supply: National Grid warns lack of wind could plunge Britain into darkness By Francesca Washtell For The Daily Mail Published: 21:51 BST, 15 October 2020 | Updated: 21:51 BST, 15 October 2020 Britain’s electricity could be in short supply over the next few days because of a lack of wind. Electricity … Read more National Grid warns lack of wind could plunge Britain into darkness