The UK's oldest identical twin Lilian Cox slammed Boris Johnson's handling of the COVID crisis after the death of her sister Doris Hobday.
Carer Jenny Dady, 29, of Furze Road, Norwich, was jailed for six months after admitting mistreating 69-year-old dementia-sufferer Liz Youngs.
A 27-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the alleged abduction of the five-year-old at Northala Fields, Northolt in Surrey earlier this month.
Patrick James Lee, 38, from York, coughed and spat at the officers as they guarded him in hospital following his arrest for domestic violence.
Sinead Quinn, owner of Quinn Blakey Hairdressing in Bradford, West Yorkshire, has suggested she will reopen again on January 30 despite already facing £17,000 in fines for breaching COVID rules.
A crowd of around 50 people was dispersed at the address in Lower Loveday Street, Birmingham, on Friday.
Police had to break up two huge parties attended by hundreds of people in London at the weekend.
The immunity offered by the Pfizer vaccine after a single jab was previously estimated to be "around 90%".
Homes and businesses were left submerged underwater in the town of Bewdley, Worcestershire on Saturday morning after floodwater from the River Severn started gushing over barriers.
Several units had to be deployed to the venue on Beauchamp Place where more than 200 people were attending an illegal party.
Nervtag's Professor Peter Horby, said certain measures could help slow down the spread of new strains but would not completely stop them.
The nine areas with highest numbers of coronavirus infections all lie in London or the North West of England.
Influential scientist Professor Neil Ferguson warned the new variant could be 1.3-fold more lethal, according to studies.