Ministers ‘still hiding’ full details of 2016 pandemic simulation | World news

The government has been accused of withholding the full findings of a simulation exercise that warned…

Poll reveals steep rise in younger adults flouting UK’s Covid restrictions | World news

The proportion of younger adults who admit to flouting Covid-19 restrictions has increased in the past…

We’re endlessly told why populism works. Now see how it might fail | Nick Cohen | Opinion

We have heard lectures on why radical rightwing movements win for what feels like an age.…

‘Disgusting’: Charities and headteacher react to Mansfield MP’s free school meals tweets | School meals

Demand at food banks and child poverty charities in Ben Bradley’s constituency has doubled despite falling…

NHS bosses accuse Boris Johnson of ‘structural discrimination’ against mental health | Mental health

NHS bosses have accused Boris Johnson of “structural discrimination” against mental health and ignoring the huge…

Operator of Glasgow safe drug-use van charged over service | Drugs

The activist behind “lifesaving” mobile safer drug consumption facilities in Glasgow has been charged under the…

Teenager dies after stabbing in north-east London | London

A 17-year-old boy has died after being stabbed in north-east London. Officers were called to Westbury…

England’s schools to receive fewer laptops for distance learning | Schools

Headteachers in England have expressed anger after learning the number of laptops they will receive next…

Man arrested after body of woman found in Oxfordshire woodland | UK news

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after the body of a woman was…

Mortgage for average first-time property in Great Britain needs income of £37,096 | First-time buyers

At first glance the housing market appears to be thriving: for sale signs are being replaced…