NEWS DIGEST 11.07.2021: Branson & Bezos’ space adventures, UK’s NS&I gets it a bit wrong

Good morning! Today’s news comes again from Google News Business. July is a frantic month for the two billionaires Richard Branson and Jeff Bezos racing to kick off space tourism, with Richard Branson’s SpaceShipTwo set to launch on Sunday with … Continue reading NEWS DIGEST 11.07.2021: Branson & Bezos’ space adventures, UK’s NS&I gets it a bit wrong

NEWS DIGEST 20.06.2021: Former UK parliament speaker Bercow defects to Labour, other UK stories

Good morning, and happy Father’s Day to those celebrating. Our news today is from our newest current affairs source, NewsNow. Former Speaker of the House of Commons John Bercow, 58, has defected from the Conservative Party to Labour. Commenting on … Continue reading NEWS DIGEST 20.06.2021: Former UK parliament speaker Bercow defects to Labour, other UK stories

NEWS DIGEST 22.05.2021: New Mauritian mayor of Rugby a world first, other stories

Good morning!. Today’s news comes to you via Facebook. Deepa Brojmohun has become the first ever British Mauritian mayor after she was elected to be council leader of the town of Rugby, in Warwickshire county, England. Aged 54, and having … Continue reading NEWS DIGEST 22.05.2021: New Mauritian mayor of Rugby a world first, other stories

NEWS DIGEST 17.04.2021: Indian double mutation COVID strain troubles the UK

Good morning readers. Today’s News Digest comes via Google News. A new ‘double mutation’ variant of coronavirus originating in India could spell trouble for the UK’s journey out of the third lockdown, after cases were confirmed in the latter, latest … Continue reading NEWS DIGEST 17.04.2021: Indian double mutation COVID strain troubles the UK

NEWS DIGEST 21.03.2021: Lockdowns and the EU vaccine dispute make things antsy in the UK

Good morning everyone, our news today comes from Google News. As the dispute between the UK and European Union over coronavirus vaccines lurches from one debacle to another, the UK itself is bidding to accelerate production of its homegrown vaccines, … Continue reading NEWS DIGEST 21.03.2021: Lockdowns and the EU vaccine dispute make things antsy in the UK