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Premier League signs joint statement on Covid certificates but PM faces battle in parliament over the move.
Boris Johnson warns of being "hostages to fortune" amid signs reopening of international travel could be pushed back.
The prime minister has confirmed some Covid rules in England will be eased on April 12 as planned.
Throughout the coronavirus press briefings, ministers and scientists have used a range of metaphors to try to explain the pandemic response. Here are the more memorable ones.
A crack team is being trained up to convince Black and Asian people to take the Covid jab. Here's what they're doing.
Wagner Araujo and his wife Elaine flew into Heathrow from Brazil, one of the 33 countries on Britain's "red list" of high risk destinations. They now have to pay £2,400 as a couple for a 10-day quarantine hotel package.
All those aged 50 and over, as well as adults aged 16-65 in an at-risk group, should be vaccinated by May.
Official figures estimate the UK-wide reproduction number is between 0.7 and 1.0.
With the UK under strict lockdown measures and schools closed, we talk to psychotherapist and counsellor Lucy Fuller about the effect on children’s mental health. What are some red flags that suggest a child may not be coping, and how can parents and caregivers help?
Revellers from the UK and Spain are understood to have joined the huge New Year's Eve event in Brittany.