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Harriet Brewis

Harriet Brewis is a news reporter for the Evening Standard, covering everything from breaking news to long-form features. She was one of the lead reporters on the ES and Independent’s 2019 Christmas fundraising campaign for the homeless.

UK

Government orders 50 million new jabs to combat Covid variants

'This will help ensure we can continue to provide everyone with a high level of protection against the virus and save lives'

UK

‘Substantial meal’ rule for pubs ‘to be scrapped’ as lockdown eases

Scientists have called for bars and restaurants to stay shut till May

UK

Katie Price says she’s now registered disabled and will get blue badge

The reality star says she sustained life-changing injuries after falling from a 25ft wall while on holiday

Crime

Man, 22, murdered homeless woman as she slept outside Plaistow church

Kieran Rifat's 'mindless, wilful cruelty' was shocking even to senior police

Crime

Firefighter attacked while responding to blaze in south London flat

London mayor Sadiq Khan has called for the attacker to ‘face the full force of the law’

UK

Vaccine minister’s uncle died with Covid days before he could get jab

 ‘The vaccine minister’s own uncle died before he got a chance to be protected – that’s the race we’re in with this virus’

Health

You snooze, you win: Regular naps help boost memory, study finds

‘In addition to reducing sleepiness, mid-day naps offer a variety of benefits’

UK

Chris Grayling leads MPs bid to save hedgehogs

‘It is Britain’s favourite animal. Its numbers are declining’

UK

Moment minister switches camera off on ‘insulting’ Piers Morgan

'I'm sorry Piers, I'm going to have to go to another broadcaster’

UK

English and Scots get drunk most often, global survey finds

Only 7% of English and Scottish participants reported not having been drunk at all in the past 12 months