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The chancellor is set to announce the Budget on Wednesday nearly a year after the country was placed under a national lockdown. Huge parts of the the economy remain closed and families are feeling the strain as at least 150,000 jobs have been lost to the pandemic. The specific details of the Budget remain unclear […]

Felpham sits on the sunny West Sussex coast and basks in the joys of being a village far away from urban COVID-19 hotspots.  But it’s gained the attention of those in government for being an anomaly, as latest figures show there’s been a 142% rises in coronavirus cases. Its position in the COVID cases table […]

Prince William has urged people to get the COVID vaccine and warned of the dangers of “social media awash sometimes with lots of rumours and misinformation”. The Duke of Cambridge said it was important for COVID vaccination efforts to continue so young people would feel “it’s really important for them to have it”. William and […]

The widow of one of the 10 people who died in the Selby train crash – which happened 20 years ago today – says lessons have not been learned from the disaster. Mary Dunn’s husband Steve, a locomotive driver, was killed when a high-speed passenger train was derailed into the path of his oncoming freight […]

The number of men and women suffering with post-natal depression has risen over the past year, Sky News has learned. The PANDAS Foundation has seen a 240% rise in calls to its helpline since January 2019, as well as a 150% spike in demand for its email service. As a result, the charity is trying […]

A £5bn grant scheme to help pubs, restaurants and retailers hit hardest by lockdown restrictions is set to be unveiled by the chancellor in Wednesday’s budget. Rishi Sunak is also planning to support first-time buyers by incentivising lenders to accept deposits of just 5% for properties up to £600,000. The chancellor has warned hard decisions […]

Rail fares in England and Wales are going to rise above inflation for the first time in seven years – with the government accused of “pricing the railways out of existence”. Increases had been based on the Retail Price Index since January 2014, but this policy has been axed because of the “unprecedented taxpayer support” […]

The son of a British businessman detained in a notorious Indian prison has told Sky News he hopes that Boris Johnson will act to save his father. Christian Michel, 59, has been held in custody without trial since 2018 on charges of allegedly bribing officials over a major helicopter deal that became one of India’s […]

Chancellor Rishi Sunak has warned that Britain’s public finances will face “enormous strains” in the wake of the latest national lockdown. Ahead of Wednesday’s Budget announcement, Mr Sunak told the Financial Times a bill for the government’s £280bn investment in coronavirus support will eventually have to be paid, with low interest rates leaving the nation’s […]

A Second World War bomb has been detonated in a controlled explosion following the evacuation of 2,600 people in Exeter. People took to Twitter to talk about the size of the blast, which happened just after 6.10pm, which reportedly could be heard for miles. Royal Navy bomb disposal teams were sent to Glenthorne Road near […]