Major incident declared in London as fires surge amid record temperatures

A major incident has been declared in London and Leicestershire amid a surge of fires caused by a record breaking heatwave. The temperature on Tuesday exceeded 40C in the UK for the... Read more »

COVID and social media pressures driving surge in mental health problems, say doctors | UK News

A combination of the pandemic and social media pressures is driving a surge in mental health problems, including eating disorders, among young people. One NHS trust in west London said referrals to... Read more »

Fundraiser for east London gay bar hits £100,000 target after surge in donations | LGBT rights

A fundraiser to replace a famed east London gay bar that was shut down by developers has hit its target of £100,000 and secured its future with more than 24 hours to... Read more »

Top Covid Omicron symptom in patients revealed by new data as cases surge in UK

Covid-19 infections in the UK have jumped by around 7 per cent, with the ongoing rise still driven by the newest Omicron variants BA.4 and BA.5. Hospital numbers are also continuing to... Read more »

Coronavirus UK: Top Covid Omicron symptom in patients revealed by new data as cases surge in England

Covid-19 infections in the UK have jumped by around 7 per cent, with the ongoing rise still driven by the newest Omicron variants BA.4 and BA.5. Hospital numbers are also continuing to... Read more »

Covid UK: Top Omicron symptom in patients revealed by new data as cases surge in England

Covid-19 infections in the UK have jumped by around 400,000, with the ongoing rise still driven by the newest Omicron variants BA.4 and BA.. Hospital numbers are also continuing to increase, with... Read more »

Extreme UK weather live: temperature passes 40C for first time; London fire brigade warns of ‘huge surge in fires’ | Extreme weather

Major incident declared in London following surge in fires The London fire brigade has declared a major incident in response to a huge surge in fires across the capital today, mayor of... Read more »

London property: What you can buy in the capital for the average UK house price as costs surge across the country

The average house price in the UK has risen to over £350,000 for the first time, new stats have revealed. Over the last month, house prices have jumped by 1.7 per cent,... Read more »

Ukraine crisis: commodities prices surge as stock markets slump | Commodities

Global markets were thrown into turmoil on Thursday as the outbreak of war on European soil sent prices of commodities from oil and gas to wheat surging, while stock market plunged. The... Read more »

FTSE 100 slumps and gas prices surge as Russia crisis adds to cocktail of anxieties for markets | Business News

The FTSE 100 has seen £53bn wiped off its value amid a global markets sell-off as tensions between Russia and Ukraine add to a cocktail of investor worries. Trading screens in London,... Read more »