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Senior hospital staff have admitted the prime minister’s roadmap out of lockdown is making them “a bit anxious and nervous”.  Doctors and nurses at Warrington Hospital have weathered the first and second wave of the pandemic and are now bracing themselves for the “cold wave”. This is the winter surge of patients coming into their […]

The UK government has been told to “act unilaterally” over the controversial Northern Ireland protocol in its trade deal with the EU. Following the UK’s departure from the European Union, the Brexit deal agreed saw trade checks enacted on products travelling between Northern Ireland and the rest of the UK. But to avoid a hard […]

GCHQ has said it believes it can use artificial intelligence (AI) to help expose disinformation attacks by hostile foreign states trying to undermine the UK’s democracy. This includes, the agency said, uncovering “deepfake” videos and audio material spread online to mislead the public. AI could also be used to help tackle child sex abuse, trafficking […]

Schools and pupils will be happy to have a plan for this year’s results season. The disastrous algorithm is ditched, with grades assessed and awarded by teachers. What does this involve? Well it’s up to schools to decide what evidence they use. Things like mock exams, essays, coursework are all possibilities. As for the “mini […]

Face masks may not be required indoors in public places over the summer, one of England’s deputy chief medical officers has suggested. Prime Minister Boris Johnson has set out a roadmap for easing the COVID-19 lockdown which envisages all legal limits on people’s social contact ending by 21 June at the earliest. Asked if face […]

Germany’s top-selling newspaper has hailed the UK’s COVID vaccine rollout success and its plans to lift lockdown, announcing on its front page: “Dear British, we envy you.” The article in the tabloid paper Bild says Brits “are reacting with overwhelming euphoria” after Boris Johnson revealed plans to gradually lift all restrictions by 21 June. Live […]