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A Pfizer BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine is prepared at an NHS Vaccination Clinic at Tottenham Hotspur’s stadium in north London. (Yui Mok/PA)
UK

Mandatory vaccination of care home staff ‘unnecessary and misguided’

Care home staff in England will be required to have coronavirus vaccinations ‘to protect residents’, the Government has said.
UK

England’s rate of Covid-19 cases climbs to highest level since early March

More areas of the country outside the North West are recording an increase in rates.
London

Battle to control South African Covid-19 variant in London

Long queues were seen for a second day outside testing centres in Lambeth as health chiefs urged Londoners to help stop the spread

UK

South London residents queue for tests amid South African variant fears

Wandsworth and Lambeth Councils set up additional facilities after new cases of the Covid strain were found in three London boroughs.
UK

Lockdown easing ‘may need to be reversed if variant spreads rapidly’

Scientists are ‘very concerned’ after a cluster of cases of the South African variant were found in London

UK

Calls for tougher quarantine over South African coronavirus variant cluster

Labour has written to Home Secretary Priti Patel calling for the extension of hotel quarantine.
UK

Easing lockdown restrictions will inevitably lead to more deaths – Johnson

The Prime Minister urged people to continue to ‘exercise restraint’ as beer gardens and some shops reopened in England.
UK

Dozens test positive for South African virus variant in south London

Additional testing and genomic sequencing will take place predominantly in the boroughs of Wandsworth and Lambeth.
UK

More test facilities set up in London boroughs after South African variant found

Lambeth Council said it is ‘vital’ that residents get tested, whether asymptomatic or not, to help control the spread of the virus.
UK

Next phase of vaccine programme begins as over-45s offered jabs

A surge in numbers of people wanting to book their jab crashed the NHS Booking website.
UK

Boris Johnson hails ‘significant milestone’ as all over 50s offered Covid jab

The Joint Committee on Vaccine and Immunisation will shortly set out its final advice for the completion of the programme.
Interiors

An entirely new home has been built inside this Wandsworth cottage

Desperate to modernise their space, two Londoners decided to improve rather than move, and created their perfect forever home.

Homes & Property

An entirely new home has been built inside this Wandsworth cottage

Desperate to modernise their space, two Londoners decided to improve rather than move, and created their perfect forever home.
UK

One in five workers at older adult care homes have not received first jab

Health Secretary Matt Hancock declined to say whether vaccines will be made compulsory for care home staff.
UK

Government-listed Covid test supplier criticised for ‘appalling’ service

Quarantined travellers who paid £175 for the tests have complained of delays in receiving the kits and results.
UK

Jihadi admits sharing terror videos

Convicted terrorist Ibrahim Anderson pleaded guilty to a string of offences committed in the summer and autumn of 2020.
UK

Quarter of over-80s in England fully vaccinated against Covid, figures suggest

A small number of younger adults have also received both jabs.
UK

#LastNormalPhoto: Social media users recall carefree moments before lockdown

On the one-year anniversary of the nation entering lockdown, the challenge #LastNormalPhoto has been trending.
Homes & Property

How can developers protect solo Londoners' mental health in lockdown?

Lockdown is creating problems for lonely Londoners. New homes designed with co-working and socialising spaces are a thoughtful way forward.
Buying & Mortgages

How can developers protect solo Londoners' mental health in lockdown?

Lockdown is creating problems for lonely Londoners. New homes designed with co-working and socialising spaces are a thoughtful way forward.

London

Revealed: The latest confirmed coronavirus cases by London borough

Infection rates in 14 boroughs remain above the Government's threshold for imposing travel quarantine restrictions

Homes & Property

First homes in underrated London area set for a low-traffic revamp

Say goodbye to the traffic jams and hello to new shared-ownership flats from £123,750.
Buying & Mortgages

First homes in underrated London area set for a low-traffic revamp

Say goodbye to the traffic jams and hello to new shared-ownership flats from £123,750.