Thu April 9, 2020
- Coronavirus: Boris Johnson out of intensive care but remains in hospital - Boris Johnson will continue to be closely monitored and is in "extremely good spirits", Downing Street says.
- Coronavirus: Raab urges UK public not to ruin lockdown progress - The UK is starting to see the impact of people's sacrifices but it is too early to lift restrictions, he says.
- Record fall in UK economy forecast - The shutdown of large swathes of the UK economy will mean a huge hit to GDP over the next quarter.
- Coronavirus: UK claps for its carers - People around the UK did a round of applause for all of the people working on the NHS front line.
Boris Johnson will continue to be closely monitored and is in "extremely good spirits", Downing Street says.
The UK is starting to see the impact of people's sacrifices but it is too early to lift restrictions, he says.
The shutdown of large swathes of the UK economy will mean a huge hit to GDP over the next quarter.
People around the UK did a round of applause for all of the people working on the NHS front line.
Keith Watson, from Worcestershire, was initially in hospital for surgery on his leg.
Police forces say they will turn around second-homers and are asking the public to report breaches.
NHS staff and other key workers can still book accommodation through a programme called Frontline Stays.
Restrictions in the UK are making life very challenging for a significant minority, a survey suggests.
Pedro Sánchez is the latest leader to express cautious optimism about the coronavirus outbreak.
The UK's media regulator says it is investigating the programme as a "matter of urgency".
Greater Manchester Police says some house parties even featured bouncy castles, DJs or fireworks.
Leading journalists remember Paul Lambert - known as "Gobby" - as a central character at Westminster.
Posted by Administrator : Tuesday 12th March 2013
COSTING US OUR LIVELIHOOD? It is estimated that the cost of living looks expected to continue to rise this year with stable incomes versus increasing costs of everyday household items. In recent years the cost of living has been as high as 5 times more than wage rises.
Posted by Administrator : Monday 11th March 2013
BE PREPARED OR AT LEAST HAVE YOUR ARM BANDS READY. Flooding can be devastating for home owners but some simple tips could prevent heartbreaking and costly repairs. It is important that you understand about your property and local areas, so you can be aware of any potential flooding problems in the future.
Posted by Administrator : Saturday 9th March 2013
KEEPING YOU ON YOUR TOES! It is important to keep up to date and on your toes when it comes to local fraud and scams. There are so many currently out there it is important you are aware of the more common and frequent ones.
Posted by Administrator : Thursday 7th March 2013
BETTER SAFE THAN SORRY! In this day and age it seems as if everyone is trying to sell you insurance for everything such as pet insurance, phone insurance, laptop insurance and tablet insurance.
Posted by Administrator : Sunday 3rd March 2013
GET THE MOST OUT OF LOCAL CLEAN UP’s. We all know it is awful when we see parks, beaches and riversides strewn with litter. It is bad for our children, us, our pets, plants, local wildlife and our Tyldesley community.
Posted by Administrator : Saturday 2nd March 2013
THERE IS NOTHING WORNG WITH A GOOD LOCAL. It is no secret that our local pubs have suffered in the last decade due to numerous factors such changing nightlife trends (Bars and Clubs), the recession (meaning people have less to spend), alcohol awareness campaigns, the general costs of ale and rent and increases in government tax’s on alcoholic beverages.
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