Labour Leader Sir Keir Starmer said we should all “obey” the coronavirus restrictions put in place by the government. His comments come after facing questions regarding his predecessor Jeremy Corbyn attending a dinner party of more than six people. Report by Browna. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
George Eustice has said it’s for the police to decide on who gets fined for breaking Covid-19 restrictions. He added “everyone makes mistakes” as both former Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn and the Prime Minister's father Stanley Johnson apologise for breaking the rules. Report by Browna. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
A teenager who suffered pain so excruciating it felt like a “bonfire in hisbones” after smashing his collarbone when his bike crashed into a tree toldhow he was rescued from the middle of a forest thanks to a special mobile app.Tom Allen, 15, was out cycling with his friend in Friston Forest, East Sussex– part of the South Downs National Park- on July 28, when a jump ended indisaster, after he misjudged the distance, hurtled into the air and collidedwith a tree. Realising his injury was serious, he called an ambulance but,when he could not provide a specific location, paramedics instructed him todownload the what3words app on his phone, providing a three word address forhis location, which helped them to find him within 45 minutes. Tom, ofSeaford, East Sussex, whose frantic mum Lorna, 52, a charity worker, alsofound him using the app, recalled: “I have a full suspension mountain bike andit’s a jump I’ve done so many times before – a really easy one. “This time, Ithought I would go bigger and higher, but I went too high and too far and didnot have time to correct myself. It was so high I went over my friend who wasin front of me. “I realised mid-air that I was about to hit this tree and thatI’d have to brace myself.”
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New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern has described her landslide electionvictory as an endorsement of her government’s efforts to stamp out thecoronavirus and reboot the economy. A day after winning a second term – withher Labour Party now able to govern without a coalition partner – Ms Ardernsaid she expected to form a new government within three weeks and toprioritise work on the virus response.
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Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern delivered the biggest election victory for her center-left Labour Party in half a century on Saturday as voters rewarded her for strong leadership, particularly throughout this year. Edward Baran reports.
Shadow Minister for Schools Wes Streeting says the government's approach to local restrictions is "not working." He added that it is "unacceptable in this century" for children to go hungry as a result of inadequate financial support. Report by Odonovanc. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab has accused the Labour Party of "political confusion" after Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham refused to place his city in the highest tier of coronavirus restrictions days after leader Sir Keir Starmer called for a national "circuit breaker". Report by Blairm. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer accused the Prime Minister of rejecting theadvice of his scientific advisers to introduce a so-called circuit-breaker tocurb Covid infections. During PMQs, he asked Boris Johnson: “Why did the PrimeMinister reject that advice and abandon the science?”
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