One in four UK young people have felt ‘unable to cope’ in pandemic | Society

Young people are in danger of giving up on their futures and on themselves, with a…

A lot of Tories want to oppose universal credit cut, says Keir Starmer | Society

A number of Conservative MPs would like to join Labour in opposing a cut in universal…

Lord Sumption tells stage 4 cancer patient her life is ‘less valuable’ | Law

The former supreme court justice Jonathan Sumption has been criticised for telling a woman with stage…

Marcus Rashford: the making of a food superhero | Football

Show me the child at seven and I will show you the man, the old wisdom…

I thrived on the tension and drama of British politics. Then I had a heart attack | Life and style

It is a kilometre from my front door in Brighton to the local park, all downhill.…

UK shuts travel corridors and requires negative Covid tests to enter | World news

Boris Johnson has announced a dramatic tightening of the UK’s borders, with all international arrivals to…

Schools demand No 10 explain unauthorised use of rapid Covid tests | Education

School leaders have demanded urgent clarity about the government’s flagship mass-testing strategy for schools after the…

Covid infection numbers levelling off in parts of England | World news

The number of people testing positive for coronavirus has begun to level off in some parts…

Experts remain divided over merits of mass Covid tests in schools | World news

The education secretary, Gavin Williamson, has put mass testing for coronavirus at the heart of his…

Struggling London hospitals sending Covid patients to Newcastle | Society

Seriously ill Covid patients are being transferred from overstretched London hospitals to intensive care units almost…