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COVID-19: Over 50s and clinically vulnerable to get second vaccine dose within eight weeks
Those aged over 50 and those considered clinically vulnerable will be able to get a second vaccine dose after eight weeks, the prime minister has announced.
COVID-19: Boris Johnson to hold Downing Street news conference this evening
The prime minister will hold a Downing Street coronavirus news conference later, Number 10 has said.
Northern Ireland: Edwin Poots beats Sir Jeffrey Donaldson to succeed Arlene Foster as DUP leader
Edwin Poots has been elected leader of the Democratic Unionist Party in Northern Ireland.
Martin Bashir: Journalist quits BBC 'to focus on his health'
BBC journalist Martin Bashir is to leave the broadcaster due to ongoing health issues.
COVID-19: Glasgow and Moray to remain in Level 3 amid new cases linked to Indian variant
Glasgow and Moray will remain in Level 3 amid concerns a new surge of COVID-19 cases in Scotland is being driven by the Indian variant of the virus.
COVID-19: UK reports another 17 coronavirus deaths and 2,193 new cases
Another 17 deaths and 2,193 COVID cases have been reported in the UK in the latest daily figures.
COVID-19: Portugal confirms UK tourists with negative coronavirus test allowed to travel from Monday
Portugal has confirmed that tourists from the UK will be able to travel to the country from Monday.
COVID-19: Four people in the UK have died with new Indian variant, while risk levels remain low, data shows
Four people have now died in the UK with the Indian variant of COVID-19 - the first known domestic deaths from the new variant of the virus.
COVID-19: England's R number range increases slightly to an estimated 0.8-1.1
England's estimated R number range has increased from 0.8-1.0 to 0.8-1.1, according to SAGE.
Stephen Bear: Celebrity Big Brother winner Stephen Bear charged over revenge porn allegations, police say
Reality TV star Stephen Bear has been charged in connection with revenge porn allegations, Essex Police has said.