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UK records highest daily number of COVID-19 cases in four months
on September 22, 2020 at 3:19 pm
Another 4,926 people have tested positive for coronavirus in the UK - the highest daily figure since 7 May.
Plans to let people change gender without medical checks abandoned
on September 22, 2020 at 2:50 pm
The government has abandoned plans to let people officially change gender without medical checks - but ministers have promised to make the process cheaper and "more straightforward".
Scotland bans household visits as COVID-19 rules tightened
on September 22, 2020 at 1:19 pm
People in Scotland have been banned from visiting other households indoors, in tough new restrictions that go further than those announced for England.
Face masks, fines, pub curfews and working from home: New coronavirus crackdown revealed
on September 22, 2020 at 10:56 am
Face masks will become compulsory for bar staff, shop workers, waiters and taxi drivers in an effort to combat the rise in coronavirus cases in England, the prime minister has announced.
Coronavirus: UK excess deaths could hit peak levels 'by November' without action
on September 22, 2020 at 10:45 am
Death rates could go back to previous levels within two months if nothing is done to stop the spike in coronavirus cases.