Global  

No U-turn on free school meals in the holidays, says Brandon Lewis

Video Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO - Duration: 00:51s - Published
No U-turn on free school meals in the holidays, says Brandon Lewis

No U-turn on free school meals in the holidays, says Brandon Lewis

Northern Ireland Secretary Brandon Lewis says there will not be a U-turn orchange of policy on providing free school meals in the holidays in England.


You Might Like


💡 One News Page Knowledge: Other News Mentions

Brandon Lewis Brandon Lewis British Conservative politician

Brexit: Barnier staying is a good sign, says Northern Ireland Secretary [Video]

Brexit: Barnier staying is a good sign, says Northern Ireland Secretary

Northern Ireland Secretary Brandon Lewis has said a decision by EU chiefnegotiator Michel Barnier to stay on in London this week to continue talks ona post-Brexit trade deal is a “very good sign”. The talks had been expected toswitch to Brussels but it is reported that Mr Barnier is to remain in the UKuntil Wednesday – in part because of the high coronavirus infection rates inthe Belgian capital. Mr Lewis told BBC1’s The Andrew Marr Show: “The fact thatMichel Barnier has outlined in the last week or so that they are going to comeback and do these intensive negotiations, he recognises the EU do need tomove, and that he is staying through to next week, is totally a very goodsign. “We have got to make sure that it is a deal that works not just for ourpartners in Europe – we want to have a very good relationship with themobviously – but one that works for the United Kingdom. “I think there is agood chance that we can get a deal but I think it is for the EU to understandthat it is for them to move as well.”

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 00:36Published

Northern Ireland Northern Ireland Part of the United Kingdom situated in the north-east of the island of Ireland, created 1921

Northern Ireland book play-off spot after win over Faroe Islands

Northern Ireland recover superbly from an early setback to beat the Faroe Islands 5-1 and keep their history-making Euro 2022 dream alive.
BBC News

Covid: What are the new tiers and lockdown rules in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland?

England will move to a tougher version of tiered coronavirus restrictions when lockdown ends on Wednesday.
BBC News
100 travel agents face closure because of Covid-19 [Video]

100 travel agents face closure because of Covid-19

Some 100 high street travel agent shops face permanent closure, their industrybody in Northern Ireland warned. Commissions already earned on forwardbookings were repaid and staff still had to be paid while earnings during thepandemic plunged. The lobby organisation is pressing for a tailored financialpackage.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 01:23Published
Kitten rescued from inside car engine in Ballymena [Video]

Kitten rescued from inside car engine in Ballymena

A kitten has been given a “clean bill of health” after being rescued frominside a car engine in Ballymena, Northern Ireland. The newly formed Ballymenabranch of charity Cats Protection was called after meowing was heard under acar bonnet, which turned out to be a black kitten inside the engine.Volunteers attempted to coax him out with treats and cat calls, beforereaching in and pulling him to safety.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 00:42Published
NI facing Covid ‘payback’ in January for Christmas relaxations [Video]

NI facing Covid ‘payback’ in January for Christmas relaxations

Northern Ireland will experience an “inevitable payback” in coronavirusinfections as a result of easing restrictions over Christmas, the chiefmedical officer has warned. Dr Michael McBride said any relaxations would havean impact on hospital admissions, as he stressed the need for people to have a“careful” Christmas.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 01:18Published

Related videos from verified sources

The state of virtual learning in education [Video]

The state of virtual learning in education

Back in August, teachers across the country were understandably nervous about the upcoming school year. Now as the holidays approach, Scripps reporter Chris Conte is checking on the current state of..

Credit: KTNV Channel 13 Las Vegas     Duration: 02:28Published
School districts offering free meals - no qualifications [Video]

School districts offering free meals - no qualifications

School districts offering free meals to students 18 and under

Credit: 7News - The Denver Channel     Duration: 00:43Published
Even Financial Planners Say They Missed These Hidden Costs Of Parenthood [Video]

Even Financial Planners Say They Missed These Hidden Costs Of Parenthood

Financial planners do know quite a bit about money, generally speaking. But even they get surprised sometimes by unexpected costs. And according to Business Insider, financial planners say first-time..

Credit: Wochit     Duration: 00:50Published