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The health secretary says coronavirus restrictions are part of plans to suppress infections in England.
27 May 2020
The PM will be questioned by the Liaison Committee as critics call for his chief adviser to resign.
27 May 2020
Five things you need to know about the coronavirus outbreak this morning.
27 May 2020
The latest developments of the Dominic Cummings row are the focus of many of Wednesday's newspapers.
27 May 2020
Oscar Parodi was born with a condition involving a lack of oxygen or blood flow.
27 May 2020
Inspectors say urgent improvements must be made to Glasgow's Barlinnie jail, which is not due to be replaced until 2025
27 May 2020
Businessman Ross Hunter has reached the finals of a global challenge to create a low-cost ventilator.
27 May 2020
Lockdown has left many families with disabled children feeling isolated and without support.
27 May 2020
'Lots of soap' is crucial, say childminders who have stayed open for key workers' children.
27 May 2020
The RSPB wants less focus on building new roads in favour of improving public transport.
26 May 2020
Qualifications Wales is looking at streamlining courses for pupils sitting key exams next year.
26 May 2020
Watchdog said Revival Shots had suggested its rehydration sachets could help treat the disease.
26 May 2020
Buyer demand leapt when curbs on the sector were lifted in England, but may not last long-term, analysis says.
26 May 2020
Barber shops are a central part of a community but how has lockdown changed this?
26 May 2020
A study suggests that the only situation in which dads pull their weight is if they're not working.
26 May 2020
Refuge says the lockdown can aggravate abusive behaviour as website traffic surged in a fortnight.
26 May 2020
Stray cat Maximus touched many hearts when he was rescued from the streets of Sandwell in November.
26 May 2020
Key UN climate talks were due to take place in Glasgow in November 2020 but could now take place one year later.
26 May 2020
Jann Tipping and Annalan Navaratnam were given special permission for the ceremony in London.
26 May 2020
Don Gill was discharged 34 days after being admitted to hospital but his brother died with the virus.
26 May 2020
Matt Hancock has said the government may review fines which people were given for breaching lockdown rules for childcare reasons.
26 May 2020
Remdesivir shortens recovery time by about four days, research suggests.
26 May 2020
Police say officers "encouraged" those involved to "comply with social distancing guidelines".
26 May 2020
The UK PM's most senior adviser has responded to accusations that he broke lockdown rules - what did he say?
26 May 2020
Douglas Ross on why he resigned as junior minister following Dominic Cummings' lockdown trip defence.
26 May 2020
Michael Gove has defended the prime minister's chief aide's movements during lockdown.
26 May 2020
As lockdowns ease, what are the risks of getting infected as people come into closer contact again?
26 May 2020
From one way systems to not touching everything on the shelves - shopping will look very different.
26 May 2020
As one of the demographics hit hardest by the pandemic, young people document 24 hours in lockdown.
26 May 2020
As companies hint at more home-working, how could our work culture be about to shift?
25 May 2020
Has your dog enjoyed your working from home too much? Separation anxiety could be an issue as the lockdown is lifted.
25 May 2020
You may have heard the term N95 but what does it mean and why are some masks rated higher than others?
25 May 2020
Officials are taking another look into Huawei, but the Chinese firm warns against a 5G ban.
25 May 2020
Beaches and beauty spots prove a draw for families and friends in the sunny weather as lockdown eases.
25 May 2020
Members of the public have expressed anger after the PM's chief adviser travelled to Durham in lockdown.
25 May 2020
Our toilets still flush and our homes still have power in lockdown thanks to these key workers.
24 May 2020
Limits on movement have led people to discover interesting spots they were previously oblivious to.
24 May 2020
Sweet treat deliveries see a surge in interest during lockdown, search data suggests.
24 May 2020
Lockdown has put justice on hold for many - but for some, the seemingly endless wait is starting to take its toll.
24 May 2020
Some year groups in England will return on 1 June, with others going back two weeks later, he says.
24 May 2020
A look at the guidance as Downing Street backs Dominic Cummings over his 260-mile lockdown trip.
24 May 2020
The economy on the Isles of Scilly is centred around holiday lets and self-catering accommodation.
24 May 2020
'I've gone from a large office in Soho to painting in my bedroom,' says Cece Philips who quit her job to become an artist.
24 May 2020