Alok Sharma has confirmed that more retailers will be allowed to reopen on June 15 provided they comply with Covid-secure guidelines.
The former director general of the CBI is in favour of a quicker exit from lockdown in order to limit the impact on the economy.
Chris Hobbs said lockdown was "not the time" to protest after thousands marched across London to demand justice for George Floyd.
Schoolchildren have begun the gradual return to the classroom as the government’s changes to lockdown rules come into force today.
It comes as violent protests continue in response to the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man who died in police custody.
Unrest continues in the US after three days of violent protests over the death of an unarmed black man in police custody in Minnesota.
Environment Secretary George Eustice has said coronavirus tracing has begun, after reports the system's launch was plagued with problems.
Former Labour MP Kate Hoey has compared the media’s coverage of the coronavirus pandemic to that of the Brexit debate.
Twitter has hidden a tweet posted by Donald Trump on the grounds it violated the sites ruled on glorifying violence.
Nicola Sturgeon said that from tomorrow people in Scotland can meet members of one other household outside in a group of up to eight people.
The Health Secretary denied that Dominic Cummings remaining in post will undermine the plea to follow to the new test and trace policy.
Dan said the conclusion that the Dominic Cummings coverage had not met impartiality standards showed Newsnight was a ‘left-wing operation'.
The Prime Minister said he did not think an inquiry into his aide's alleged lockdown breach was a "very good use of official time".
The European Union would allow a two-year extension to the Brexit transition period if the UK asked for one, its chief negotiator has said.
Shadow Foreign Secretary Lisa Nandy has condemned Dominic Cummings for not apologising after being accused of breaching coronavirus rules.
Columnist André Walker has angrily criticised the BBC for its handling of the Dominic Cummings controversy.
talkRADIO’s Dan Wootton has said the outcry over Dominic Cummings' alleged lockdown breach was linked to his role in delivering Brexit.
talkRADIO’s Mike Graham has criticised Laura Kuenssberg, Robert Peston and Beth Rigby for their questioning of Dominic Cummings.
The Housing Secretary said the Cabinet and PM were 'fully behind' Dominic Cummings, despite lingering anger on Tory back benches.
Columnist Brendan O’Neill has lambasted journalist for their reporting of the Dominic Cummings controversy as he defended the PM's aide.
Junior minister Douglas Ross has become the first to resign from government over the fallout surrounding Boris Johnson’s chief adviser.
talkRADIO’s Julia Hartley-Brewer has called for Dominic Cummings to resign as the PM’s chief adviser, after he refused to do so yesterday.
Dominic Cummings said he did not tell Boris Johnson before driving to County Durham as he answered allegations that he breached lockdown.
The former political aide has accused the government of a "pack of lies" for defending Dominic Cummings’ alleged breach of lockdown rules.
talkRADIO’s Mike Graham condemned the Guardian, the Daily Mirror and the Daily Mail for criticising Dominic Cummings and Boris Johnson.
talkRADIO's social media polls have shown that most people think the PM's top aide should resign after he was accused of flouting lockdown.
The Home Secretary said she was working with French government and those who accuse her of inaction "don't know what they're talking about".
talkRADIO’s Julia Hartley-Brewer has challenged the government’s decision to scrap the Immigration Health Surcharge for NHS workers.
A four-phase strategy to gradually ease coronavirus lockdown restrictions could begin next week, the First Minister has said.
The Brexit Party chairman said leaving the EU will make it easier for the UK to make economic decisions in the coronavirus recovery.
talkRADIO’s Julia Hartley-Brewer has warned that Britons should be less scared of going back to work amid the coronavirus lockdown.
It comes as the number of migrants intercepted by authorities in the English Channel and brought to Dover during lockdown reached 1,000.
The US president said the country's number of coronavirus cases was a “badge of honour” and reflected the country’s success in testing.
The opposition leader implored the government to review the Immigration Health Surcharge for NHS staff in light of the coronavirus crisis.
The PM said he is confident the UK will have a coronavirus test, track and trace system in place by June 1 after criticism from Keir Starmer.
Mike Graham has berated the Chinese government for its handling of the Covid-19 outbreak and called for economic sanctions on the state.
Find out how talkRADIO's Mike Graham would run the country in the second edition of Dan Wootton's new feature 'PM for five minutes'.
The former Brexit Secretary said he is hopeful the Britain will strike a trade deal with the EU before the end of the transition period.
Justice Secretary Robert Buckland told talkRADIO that the war veteran and NHS fundraiser “epitomises the best of what it is to be British”.
Prince Charles has urged Brits to help harvest fruit and vegetables across the country, as coronavirus risks a shortage of seasonal workers.
Peter Bone criticised the Electoral Commission for its investigation of Brexit campaigners and called for the watchdog to be reviewed.
Find out how talkRADIO's Julia Hartley-Brewer would run the country in the first edition of Dan Wootton's new feature 'PM for five minutes'.
The Office for National Statistics said those without a job claiming Universal Credit rose to 2.1 million in April, up by 856k since March.
talkRADIO’s Julia Hartley-Brewer clashed with a Bury councillor after branding the authority a “bunch of idiots” in a row over schools.
talkRADIO’s Ian Collins has challenged Piers Corbyn on his coronavirus views after he denied that the disease had caused a pandemic.
talkRADIO's Mike Graham has strongly criticised teachers’ unions for opposing the government's phased reopening of schools next month.
Chris McGovern, from Campaign for Real Education, has criticised trade unions for their opposition to the phased reopening of schools.
The EU’s chief negotiator warned that the bloc will not rush a post-Brexit trade deal, as Britain and Brussels look continue to lock horns.
TfL will introduce above-inflation fare rises from 2021 after receiving a £1.6 billion government bailout to tackle its slump in profits.
Columnist Brendan O’Neill said left-wing opposition to the easing of coronavirus lockdown was “victorian and so hypocritical”.
The Greater Manchester Mayor said the government’s changes to coronavirus lockdown rules were too early for northern parts of the country.
Mark Wright, 23, was handed a six-month prison sentence after he coughed in an officer’s face and claimed he had coronavirus in Newcastle.
Lord Norman Lamont told talkRADIO’s Julia Hartley-Brewer the UK will almost certainly face a recession following the coronavirus pandemic.
talkRADIO’s Mike Graham launched a tirade against Keir Starmer, unions and the Guardian, labelling them “naysayers and doom-mongers”.
PHE said the new blood test was “highly specific” and had an accuracy of 100 per cent in detecting people who had ever had Covid-19.