Shutting pubs and restaurants at 10pm 'could lead to surge in house parties'
The chief executive of Shepherd Neame, Jonathan Neame, says the government’s new restrictions will cause “biblical” levels of redundancies and that its curfew is based, not on evidence, but “a basic prejudice that people after 10pm are too drunk to look after themselves."
Coronavirus: Boris Johnson urges Britons to 'summon the discipline' to avoid second lockdown
Toilet roll sales rise by more than a fifth amid new UK Covid-19 restrictions
Sales of toilet rolls have soared by 23% over the past week, and manufacturers are preparing for further increases in consumer demand following the introduction of fresh coronavirus restrictions across most of the UK.
Australia’s ‘extreme’ 2nd lockdown curbed coronavirus — here’s what it took
Melbourne has been under one of the toughest lockdowns in the world, including a nightly curfew, after a second outbreak in that state saw daily infection soar.
Coronavirus: UK records 4,926 new cases - highest daily figure in four months
Another 4,926 people have tested positive for coronavirus in the UK - the highest daily figure since 7 May.
Everything you need to know about Scotland's new lockdown restrictions
Nicola Sturgeon said a tough response was required to reverse the growing number of Scots testing positive for Covid
Canada at 'crossroads' in battling COVID-19 as cases accelerate nationally, officials say
Canada is at a "crossroads" in controlling COVID-19 and actions of individual Canadians will determine whether cases continue to rise or can come under control, according to the latest projections from the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC).
Macron says France must not lock up elderly in nursing homes as COVID-19 cases rise
France must do everything possible to avoid locking up elderly people in nursing homes to protect them from a resurgence in coronavirus infections nationwide, President Emmanuel Macron said on Tuesday.
Fans will not be able to return to sporting events from October - here’s what the government has said
Fans in England hoping to get a glimpse of their favourite team in the flesh after lockdown will have to wait a bit longer.
Refund, credit shell available on air tickets booked before lockdown: Centre tells SC
Several passengers had booked their tickets in advance and failed to get refunds from airlines after a travel ban during lockdown led to cancellation of their flights.
Couple who met on their balconies during lockdown planning to get married
Michele D’Alpaos, 38, and Paola Agnelli, 40, have been named the ‘Romeo and Juliet of lockdown’ after falling in love on their balconies (Picture: Instagram)A soon-to-be-married couple have been named ‘Italy’s modern-day Romeo and Juliet’ after falling in love from their balconies during lockdown.
Minister urges public to adhere to Covid restrictions
Owners in areas under lockdown fear they will not be able to travel to a hibernation facility.
Israelis gird for more virus restrictions amid 2nd lockdown
Israelis are bracing for more coronavirus restrictions days after the start of a second countrywide lockdown