The Government is coming under increasing pressure over Covid-19 tests as healthcare leaders warned there is “no immediate prospect” of mass NHS staff testing.
Ministers are under growing pressure to increase the rate of testing for coronavirus, as a 13-year-old boy became the first known child in the UK to die with the disease.
The family of a 13-year-old boy, the first known child to die in the UK after testing positive for coronavirus, said they have been left “beyond devastated”.
There are “green shoots” signs that the rate at which people are becoming infected with Covid-19 is slowing, NHS England’s medical director has said.
A Conservative MP has rubbished the notion that ventilator orders are being given to companies which are supporters of the party.
Social Security Secretary Shirley-Anne Somerville has urged the UK Government to be “sensible” and put tackling coronavirus before forthcoming Brexit talks.
Post-Brexit talks with the European Union will continue next week despite the UK and much of the continent being on a coronavirus-enforced lockdown.
Sports Direct has attempted to defend itself after the Government criticised the behaviour of some businesses during the coronavirus crisis.
Senior Cabinet minister Michael Gove caused confusion about the Government’s coronavirus restrictions after suggesting children with parents living apart should not travel between them.
Michael Gove has suggested the Scottish Government “should focus on delivery of its significant domestic responsibilities” after a request to retest the question used in the 2014 independence referendum.
The European Union’s demand for the UK to “make up its mind” on the kind of post-Brexit deal it wants was dismissed by Downing Street.
Brian May has welcomed the Government’s “brave new policy decision” to phase out intensive badger culling aimed at tackling TB in livestock.
Michael Gove echoed Dad’s Army as he told the SNP “they don’t like it up ‘em” as he accused their MPs of being “nationalists” intent on “smashing up the United Kingdom”.
Scotland’s Justice Secretary has said there was “no argument” from Michael Gove over covering the costs of COP26 in Glasgow when they discussed the forthcoming climate change summit.
Sajid Javid quit as chancellor after Boris Johnson set conditions “any self-respecting minister” would reject, he said, as several senior heads rolled in a dramatic Cabinet reshuffle.
Scotland’s First Minister has said it is “vital” that a crucial UN climate summit in Glasgow later this year is a success.
Michael Gove has acknowledged that the Government needs to do more to show leadership on global warming, as the UK prepares to host crucial UN climate talks.
Scotland’s First Minister will use a speech at an environmental conference to call for collaboration in the fight against climate change.
Goods coming to Britain from the EU will face import controls from January 1 next year, senior Cabinet minister Michael Gove has warned.
Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland will have a say on future EU trade talks, Michael Gove said as he defended the UK Government’s decision to press ahead with Brexit despite the devolved administrations’ rejection of the Bill.
Cabinet minister Michael Gove has been accused of “sanctioning stereotypes” after quoting the rapper Stormzy in a tweet.
Noel Fitzpatrick, star of Channel 4’s The Supervet, has trapped himself in a cage to highlight the conditions some farmed puppies are kept in.
The BBC has blamed an “error” after comments appearing to criticise presenter Emily Maitlis appeared on its website.
The Government has launched a review into whether new protections for sea life and marine habitats in England can be introduced.
A former Aberdeen schoolboy has thrown his hat in the ring to succeed Theresa May as Prime Minister.
TV wildlife expert Chris Packham has shared a letter he says he received which contains the warning: “We want you dead.”
North-east farming union members have met Cabinet minister Michael Gove and MP for Moray Douglas Ross to discuss how Brexit will affect the industry.
The most polluting log burner and open fire fuels will be banned as part of an ambitious strategy to tackle air pollution announced by the Environment Secretary.
Cabinet minister Michael Gove has been filmed throwing off the shackles of the government crisis and dancing Gangnam Style with former Labour minister Ed Balls.
Michael Gove has left Twitter users incredulous after sharing results from an online quiz about TV show Game Of Thrones on his official Twitter account.