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Howling at the ‘moonshots’

BE AFRAID, be very afraid’ was the message this week as new Covid-19 restrictions were sprinkled like fairy dust across the four nations of...

Winter to bring flurry of Covid red cards

LITTLE Britain is quickly turning from a green and pleasant land into a grey and dour fiefdom ruled by a book of regulations that...

Family, friends, and furlough are all hit for six

CRUCIAL last over in a tight fought T20 cricket match between an unsteady Boris Johnson select XI and a scratch Covid-19 side...the ball flies...

UK lockdown saved thousands – but could have saved more

The UK coronavirus lockdown prevented almost half a million deaths, according to researchers who warn that precautions are "necessary" to avoid a second wave. A...

Deaths fall below average

THE number of deaths registered in England and Wales over one week has fallen below the five-year average for the first time since before...

Hunting for speeders in Torrevieja

Torrevieja’s new mobile radar to catch speeding motorists was put into service on Monday. During the first week it is scheduled to be carrying out...

Missing UK victims

WHILE the number of cases in the UK rapidly approached 250,000, latest figures show more than 35,000 lives have been lost due to the...

Happy Birthday Ma’am

HM QUEEN Elizabeth II celebrated her 90th birthday yesterday (Thursday). UK Prime Minister David Cameron said The Queen has been ‘a rock of strength'. Celebrations got...

UK government was ‘slow to react’ on Russian threat

THE UK government was slow to recognise the potential threat posed by Russia to British democratic processes and did not properly consider whether Moscow...

UK travellers ‘frustrated’ over Spain quarantine requirement

TRAVELLERS returning from Spain have expressed their frustration and resignation at the short-notice quarantine requirements. In a decision announced on Saturday - less than five...

Carry on films to carry on

The brilliant thing about double entendres is there’s always somebody willing to give you one. The other day I was gently stroking Mrs. Slocombe’s...

Leaders play on tiers for fears

PUNCH drunk Little Britain has become a sparring ground for petty political battles over the Covid-19 crisis as national unity hits the canvas. Boris Johnson...

Post-Brexit trade deal must be done in October ‘at the latest’

A POST-Brexit trade agreement between the UK and the European Union must be achieved "in October at the latest", the EU has reiterated. A spokesman...

More UK lockdown easing measures

By Aine Fox, PA More parts of the UK's economy could be given the green light to reopen, a day after the chancellor announced an...

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Deep snow in Alicante province

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Brexit passport rule changes

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