I’ve had my first vaccine jab. It gives me hope of liberation… but not yet | Society

I marked a grim anniversary in an unexpected manner last week. On 18 January last year,…

Summer holidays cancelled? UK faces big decision on border | World news

Slumped on the sofa after another day of home schooling, many families will have longingly eyed…

Reasons why Covid variant could kill more people are uncertain | World news

Those who may have been comforted in recent weeks by the evolutionary theory of virus mutation…

Data on Covid infections in England suggests cautious approach best | World news

A quick glance at the government’s coronavirus dashboard might be fuel for optimism. But new data…

Johnson raises fears of lockdown in England continuing into summertime | World news

Boris Johnson raised fears that tough Covid restrictions could continue well into the spring and beyond…

UK Covid live: Priti Patel calls for vaccine list to be changed so police get priority | Politics

Good morning. Priti Patel, the home secretary, has been doing the morning interview round on behalf…

Covid-related deaths in care homes in England jump by 46% | World news

Deaths in care homes in England have hit the highest level since mid-May, according to the…

UK Covid live: minister plays down chart showing UK’s death rate currently worst in world | Politics

Good morning. Yesterday this was getting a lot of attention on Twitter – a chart showing…

Inside an NHS hospital at the peak of the coronavirus crisis | News

As patient admissions in England reach new levels, the Guardian’s Helen Pidd spends a day inside…

Coronavirus live news: UK aviation industry warns of impact of travel corridor curbs; India begins world’s largest vaccination drive | World news

The closure of travel corridors is understandable from a public health perspective but this adds to…