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Boots owner reportedly considering £10bn sale of pharmacy chain

Boots owner reportedly considering £10bn sale of pharmacy chain

Boots owner reportedly considering £10bn sale of pharmacy chain

03 December 2021

US retail giant Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) is lining up advisers from Goldman Sachs to explore a potential sale, according to reports.


US market will import UK lamb from January after two decades of restrictions

US market will import UK lamb from January after two decades of restrictions

US market will import UK lamb from January after two decades of restrictions

03 December 2021

UK lamb can be exported to the US from January 3 2022.


Dame Judi Dench leads tributes to Sir Antony Sher following his death aged 72

Dame Judi Dench leads tributes to Sir Antony Sher following his death aged 72

Dame Judi Dench leads tributes to Sir Antony Sher following his death aged 72

03 December 2021

The Royal Shakespeare Company announced the news of his death from cancer.


Father of killed Liverpool schoolgirl Ava White says family ‘devastated’

Father of killed Liverpool schoolgirl Ava White says family ‘devastated’

Father of killed Liverpool schoolgirl Ava White says family ‘devastated’

03 December 2021

Ava’s father Robert Martin has spoken about her death in a statement released by Merseyside Police.


Lessons must be learned after six-year-old’s murder, says PM

Lessons must be learned after six-year-old’s murder, says PM

Lessons must be learned after six-year-old’s murder, says PM

03 December 2021

Boris Johnson vowed to leave ‘absolutely no stone unturned’ to establish what went wrong in the case of Arthur Labinjo-Hughes.


Prime Minister gets Tory candidate’s name wrong during byelection visit

Prime Minister gets Tory candidate’s name wrong during byelection visit

Prime Minister gets Tory candidate’s name wrong during byelection visit

03 December 2021

The Prime Minister later referred to the candidate as ‘Dr Neil’ after he watched the medic give vaccinations to members of the public at a pharmacy.


MailOnline editor-in-chief and chief executive steps down

MailOnline editor-in-chief and chief executive steps down

MailOnline editor-in-chief and chief executive steps down

03 December 2021

Martin Clarke relaunched the website in 2008.


Brother charged with murder and sexual assault of 16-year-old Amber Gibson

Brother charged with murder and sexual assault of 16-year-old Amber Gibson

Brother charged with murder and sexual assault of 16-year-old Amber Gibson

03 December 2021

Connor Gibson appeared at Hamilton Sheriff Court on Friday.


Epstein employment was ‘slavery’, former housekeeper tells court

Epstein employment was ‘slavery’, former housekeeper tells court

Epstein employment was ‘slavery’, former housekeeper tells court

03 December 2021

Juan Patricio Alessi was cross-examined by Ghislaine Maxwell’s counsel on Friday.


Gove warns Mercedes F1 he will intervene over Grenfell insulation partnership

Gove warns Mercedes F1 he will intervene over Grenfell insulation partnership

Gove warns Mercedes F1 he will intervene over Grenfell insulation partnership

03 December 2021

Communities Secretary Michael Gove has warned ministers could amend advertising rules on racing cars.


Spreading of Covid restriction misinformation branded ‘disgraceful’ by O’Neill

Spreading of Covid restriction misinformation branded ‘disgraceful’ by O’Neill

Spreading of Covid restriction misinformation branded ‘disgraceful’ by O’Neill

03 December 2021

The deputy First Minister said she has been reassured by health officials that current action being taken is enough at this time.


Homophobia always ‘bubbling under the surface’, says Tube attack victim

Homophobia always ‘bubbling under the surface’, says Tube attack victim

Homophobia always ‘bubbling under the surface’, says Tube attack victim

03 December 2021

Alan Hunter sustained cuts and bruises in an attack after being verbally abused on public transport last month.


Coroner warns of ‘insidious’ meningitis after death of 25-year-old DJ

Coroner warns of ‘insidious’ meningitis after death of 25-year-old DJ

Coroner warns of ‘insidious’ meningitis after death of 25-year-old DJ

03 December 2021

Alex Theodossiadis died in a Leeds hospital in January 2020 after days of feeling unwell, an inquest heard.


Bulb administration could cost billpayers £400m more than alternative

Bulb administration could cost billpayers £400m more than alternative

Bulb administration could cost billpayers £400m more than alternative

03 December 2021

Ofgem said that its usual process to transfer a failed company’s customers to a new supplier could have crippled an even larger company.


Latest Covid-19 case rates for UK local authority areas

Latest Covid-19 case rates for UK local authority areas

Latest Covid-19 case rates for UK local authority areas

03 December 2021

More than half of areas have recorded a week-on-week rise in rates.


Rapid test ‘identifies antibody effectiveness against Covid variants’

Rapid test ‘identifies antibody effectiveness against Covid variants’

Rapid test ‘identifies antibody effectiveness against Covid variants’

03 December 2021

Scientists say the test could potentially tell doctors how protected a patient is from new variants and those currently circulating in a community.


Woman diagnosed with rare cancer wins legal battle against NHS to have surgery

Woman diagnosed with rare cancer wins legal battle against NHS to have surgery

Woman diagnosed with rare cancer wins legal battle against NHS to have surgery

03 December 2021

The court heard how the procedure is said to result in patients having a 40% chance of surviving for five years.


Teenager who murdered father-of-four to spend at least 13 years in custody

Teenager who murdered father-of-four to spend at least 13 years in custody

Teenager who murdered father-of-four to spend at least 13 years in custody

03 December 2021

Joshuah Sparks, 16, stabbed James Gibbons after the 34-year-old challenged a group of youths who were harassing a homeless man.


Frost says ‘significant’ gaps remain with EU over N Ireland Protocol

Frost says ‘significant’ gaps remain with EU over N Ireland Protocol

Frost says ‘significant’ gaps remain with EU over N Ireland Protocol

03 December 2021

The Brexit minister is to speak again next week to the European Commission vice-president to try to break the deadlock.


Stepmother jailed for murdering boy, 6, as family say authorities ‘failed’ him

Stepmother jailed for murdering boy, 6, as family say authorities ‘failed’ him

Stepmother jailed for murdering boy, 6, as family say authorities ‘failed’ him

03 December 2021

Murderer Emma Tustin must serve a minimum of 29 years in prison while killer Thomas Hughes was jailed for 21 years.


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