Coronavirus: UK COVID-19 deaths increase by 155 as Leicester lockdown tightens

The number of people who have died with coronavirus in the UK has increased by 155, according to government figures.A total of 43,730 people are recorded as dying with COVID-19 in hospitals, care homes and the wider community as of 5pm on Monday, up

Coronavirus: UK COVID-19 deaths increase by 155 as Leicester lockdown tightens

Coronavirus: Leicester gets UK's first local lockdown as COVID-19 cases soar

Leicester will go back into lockdown while the rest of the country celebrates pubs and restaurants reopening after a spike in local cases, it was announced today.Non-essential shops in the city will shut again tomorrow and schools will close from Thu

Coronavirus: Leicester gets UK's first local lockdown as COVID-19 cases soar

UK to ease virus quarantine rules for 'low risk' countries

Britain said Friday it will lift its two-week coronavirus quarantine rule for visitors arriving from some "low risk" countries, after pressure from airlines and the tourism sector.The government said it will publish a list next week of th

UK weather: Temperatures set to plunge as heatwave comes to an end

Forecasters have warned temperatures will plummet over the weekend as wind and rain brings the June heatwave to a halt. Parts of Scotland and Northern Ireland face a risk of flooding due to "heavy showers and prolonged rain", The Met Office said.

UK weather: Temperatures set to plunge as heatwave comes to an end

Coronavirus: UK reports 186 more COVID-19 deaths as daily count rises by more than a fifth

Another 186 people have died with coronavirus in the UK - an increase in the daily count of more than a fifth compared to 24 hours earlier.The Department of Health and Social Care reported a further 186 fatalities in all settings across the UK on Fri

Coronavirus: UK reports 186 more COVID-19 deaths as daily count rises by more than a fifth

UK weather: Hottest day of the year so far... and it's going to get warmer

Britain sweltered in its hottest day of the year so far on Wednesday - and the record is expected to be beaten once again on Thursday.Temperatures reached 32.6C (90.68F) at Heathrow Airport - hotter than Barcelona and Ibiza - but shy of the June reco

UK weather: Hottest day of the year so far... and it's going to get warmer

UK weather: Met Office map reveals which parts of the UK will have a heatwave this week

The hottest day of the year so far could be recorded three times over this week - and temperatures may get close to 34C (93.2F).According to the Met Office, the threshold for a heatwave will probably be met or exceeded across large parts of England a

UK weather: Met Office map reveals which parts of the UK will have a heatwave this week

UK weather: Britain could hit 34C in coming days - but storms predicted to follow

Britain is set to bask in Mediterranean temperatures in the coming days, with London predicted to be hotter than Ibiza.Sky News' weather presenter Nazaneen Ghaffar said this week could be the hottest week of the summer so far, predicting temperatures

UK weather: Britain could hit 34C in coming days - but storms predicted to follow

UK weather: Heatwave to hit next week with hottest day of the year predicted

Britain looks set to enjoy some scorching weather as it steps into summer, with the hottest day of the year so far forecast next week.Temperatures will build day on day from Saturday - which is summer solstice or midsummer - as hot air is drawn in fr

UK weather: Heatwave to hit next week with hottest day of the year predicted