London, Mosque objectors

A plan to turn part of the Trocadero building in Piccadilly Circus into a mosque has met with a barrage of objections. The…

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London, Canine detectives

Dogs could be trained to sniff out the coronavirus in humans, as part of a government-funded trial launched last week. Dogs are already…

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The Lake District is closed

Officials in Cumbria have urged people to stay away from the Lake District – regardless of the new guidance on visiting national parks….

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Edinburgh, Staycations

With many Britons giving up on their plans for foreign holidays this year, UK operators are experiencing a surge in bookings – even…

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Liverpool, Regional variations

The northwest of England has overtaken London as the UK’s number one Covid-19 hotspot, in terms of the number of people in hospital…

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Washington, Murder hornet

Residents of Washington state have been warned to flee the scene – and inform the authorities – if they see an Asian giant…

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Edinburgh, Lifting lockdown

Nicola Sturgeon has published a plan setting out Scotland’s path out of the lockdown. Introducing the 26-page document last week, the First Minister…

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