In England, only a third of adults – and half of children – now have access to an NHS dentist. As those in pain turn to charity-run clinics for help, can anything stop the rot? It is over an hour before the emergency dental clinic is due to open, but Jodie Manning is taking no chances.
LONDON - London's long-delayed and over-budget Crossrail finally opens to passengers on Tuesday (May 24), offering faster journeys from Heathrow Airport and Berkshire in the west to Essex in the east through a series of new, long tunnels under Britain's capital. The railway, which has been renamed the "Elizabeth" line in honour of Queen Elizabeth, is expected to carry 200 million people a year and will increase London's rail capacity by 10 per cent, according to Transport for London (TfL).
This article has been indexed from 1.) The government of Britain has announced that it is going to sue United States-based Facial Recognition for Clearview AI Inc. for £7.5 million, as it was indulging in fraudulent activities to get user information without their prior consent. UK’s ICO has announced an investigation on this note and revealed that Clearview got and used […]
Like many celebrities, the royal family’s love for the Land Rover extends for decades. Queen Elizabeth II and other royal family members are great fans of this brand. The royal family’s love for the Land Rover has been evident on many occasions. Over time, the Queen has used Land Rovers countless times in ceremonial events at home and abroad.
AP-EU-RUSSIA-UKRAINE-WAR-THE-LATEST Live updates | Russia accused of spreading disinformation The United States and Britain are accusing Russia of spreading disinformation online and manipulating public opinion about the war in Ukraine. The two countries vehemently rejecting Russian claims that the West is aiming to control all information flows and define what is true or untrue.
Viewpoint: Guardian activist journalist George Monbiot promotes book with claims that plant-based diet and regenerative farming could feed Britain 3 times over
We currently use 17.5m hectares of farmland in the UK. [Dairy farmer Simon] Fairlie finds that while a diet containing a moderate amount (less than we currently consume) of meat, dairy and eggs would require the use of 11m hectares of land (4m of which would be arable), a vegan diet would demand a total of just 3m.
Campaigners have launched an initiative to help women get active again after time off One in three women in Britain are currently taking a break from exercise, with low confidence preventing them from restarting, research suggests. A poll of more than 2,000 women for the exercise tracking app Strava and the This Girl Can health campaign found many had stopped exercising, with breaks lasting anywhere from one month to several years.
Britain’s US Open champion was a set and a break down against 17-year-old qualifier Linda Novoska on Monday but battled back to win in three. Emma Raducanu survived a major scare on a dramatic second day at the French Open. Britain’s US Open champion was a set and a break down against 17-year-old qualifier Linda Novoska but battled back to win in three.
LONDON (Reuters) - As Queen Elizabeth celebrates her 70th year on the throne, there are questions about whether the Commonwealth of Nations, which she was instrumental in creating and remains one of her proudest achievements, has a future when her reign is over. The Commonwealth evolved out of the British empire, and Elizabeth became its head in 1952 when she became queen, three years after the London Declaration formally created the voluntary association in its current form.
The well-respected senior civil servant - and inquisitor-in-chief of the partygate scandal - has proved in the past that she is no pushover Sue Gray, the woman charged with investigating partygate, is expected to deliver her long-awaited report this week. The civil servant has been freed to publish the findings of her investigation into the Downing Street parties after the Met Police completed its investigation into breaches of Covid restrictions.
A father and son out for a bike ride in Britain had a terrifying encounter with a mysterious big cat that was spotted stalking the boy in a manner suggesting that the youngster was about to become the monstrous creature's next meal. According to a local media report, the unsettling incident took place last week as Martin and Harry Abonyi were enjoying a visit to a wooded area known as Black Carr Plantation in the town of Doncaster.
Beijing [China], May 24 (ANI): Canada became the second most popular destination after Britain for Hong Kong students going overseas for higher education. Britain tops the list of popular choices, followed by Australia, the United States and Canada in that order.
Don’t miss a thing! Sign up to the Daily Star’s newsletter Britain will be lashed by a continental storm this week as forecasters predict an 'unsettled week' to round off the end of spring. Almost every corner of the United Kingdom will be soaked by moderate to heavy rainfall on Tuesday (May 24), according to an independent weather monitoring site.
Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com LONDON, May 24 (Reuters) - The Sex Pistols grabbed the limelight in London 45 years after they first convulsed Britain, as members Steve Jones and Paul Cook joined director Danny Boyle on the red carpet for the premiere of a drama tracking the punk band's rise and fall.
JPMorgan’s consumer bank Chase in Britain, a digital venture, now has over half a million customers, Reuters wrote Monday (May 23). Chase in Britain launched just eight months ago. The bank has been using Britain as a test region to debut digital consumer banking services outside of the U.S.
LONDON: A judge jailed a disgraced MP from UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s ruling Conservative party for 18 months on Monday for sexually assaulting a teenage boy. The Tories expelled Imran Ahmad Khan, 48, and he resigned from his seat in parliament in the wake of his conviction after a trial last month.
LONDON — The U.K. aims to introduce its controversial bill to override parts of the Brexit deal it negotiated with the European Union within the next three weeks, Northern Ireland Secretary Brandon Lewis has signaled. Parliament is not sitting next week and officials in charge of legislation are eyeing the fortnight following June 6.
Police prepare for summer of chaos amid fears of civil unrest as 'frustration grows' over cost-of-living crisis
Police forces across Britain are gearing up to tackle increasing civil unrest A police source told The Times forces aim to share officers for 'mutual aid' It comes as Martin Lewis told ITV that families in Britain are slipping into poverty Supermarket bosses have warned the cost of living crisis has already sparked a boom in 'first time' shoplifters
LONDON (AFP) - Britain's chaotic withdrawal from Afghanistan last year showed "systemic failures of leadership, planning and preparation", according to a scathing inquiry by MPs published on Tuesday (May 24). The House of Commons Foreign Affairs Committee probe revealed a "fundamental lack of planning, grip or leadership at a time of national emergency" before and during the Taliban takeover of Kabul in August 2021.