Politics

New Covid rules not 'anywhere near far enough', top scientist warns

A member of the government’s Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies (Sage) says the latest restrictions will only have a "small impact".

'UK could face full lockdown at Christmas if rules not followed'

Addressing the nation, Boris Johnson says if people don’t follow new rules "we must reserve the right to go further".

Exclusive: Government too 'busy' dealing with Covid to review care home visits

Families calling for clearer guidance on care home visits have been told the government has not been able to respond.