Chancellor Rishi Sunak has insisted the government's post-pandemic plan for jobs, which he set out this time last year, is "working".
During a visit to Scotland today he said: "A year ago, people were expecting unemployment to peak in our country at 12% - 1980s style levels. If you ask them now, they think it will peak at a level half of that." Report by Buseld. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Fully vaccinated travellers from the US and much of Europe will be able to enter England and Scotland without quarantining, starting next week.Transport Secretary Grant Shapps announced that people who have received both doses of a vaccine approved by the FDA in the US or the European Medicines Agency, which regulates drugs for the European Union and several other countries, will be able to take pre and post-arrival coronavirus tests instead of self-isolating for 10 days after entering England.The rule change comes into effect at 3am on Monday August 2.
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The prime minister has held three bilateral meetings with African leaders at the Global Education Summit in south-west London.
Boris Johnson met with Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, Ghanaian President Nana Akufo-Addo and Somalian Prime Minister Mohamed Hussein Roble. Report by Buseld. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
To coincide with the Olympic Games, the archer fish at Sea Life in London hit the bullseye as they strike their prey. The tiny fish spit a fine jet of water at unsuspecting insects, as they take it in turns to knock them from their perch.
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Fans of top British girl group Little Mix have been asking to see their heroes rendered in wax for years - and now, to tie in with the band's 10th anniversary - their likenesses have gone on display at Madame Tussauds in London
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Take a look at some of the key moments in the career of Harry Kane, captain of England for their historic Euro 2020 campaign and the player Tottenham can't bear to lose.The striker has been linked with a move to Manchester City, but with three years left on his contract, Tottenham hold all the cards.
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Ted Lasso star Jason Sudeikis has shared his support for the England players subjected to racist abuse after the Euro 2020 final.The US actor plays a folksy American football coach parachuted into a struggling English soccer side in the hit Apple TV+ comedy.At the season two premiere in Los Angeles on Thursday, Sudeikis, 45, wore a black shirt bearing the names “Jadon & Marcus & Bukayo” in white letters.
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Anton Ferdinand believes England should be barred from hosting another major football tournament until racist abuse and social disorder problems can be eradicated from the game.England’s Euro 2020 final against Italy on Sunday was marred by scores of ticketless fans trying to break into Wembley, while Marcus Rashford, Jadon Sancho and Bukayo Saka were subjected to racist abuse on social media.Ugly scenes in London’s Leicester Square and at Wembley before and after the penalty shoot-out defeat will also have damaged the nation’s chances of hosting the 2030 World Cup.
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Ticketless England fans managed to jump the perimeter walls of Wembley Stadium ahead of the Euro 2020 final.The security breach was confirmed by officials shortly before half-time in the match against Italy.
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The nation came to a standstill for the Three Lions’ biggest match in 55 years. Gareth Soundgate and his men left for Wembley, as the stadium filled up with more than 60,000 fans to see England take on Italy in the Euro 2020 final. England got off to a flying start with Luke Shaw’s early stunner. but Italy wrested control of Sunday’s final and deservedly levelled through Leonardo Bonucci, with the match going to extra-time and then penalties. Italy won the shoot-out 3-2 to make sure of silverware.
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Gareth Southgate insists it would be an “insult” to Ukraine to plan beyond Saturday’s Euro 2020 quarter-final by resting the four England players who are a booking away from missing a potential last-four date.Harry Maguire, Kalvin Phillips, Declan Rice and Phil Foden risk being suspended for a possible semi-final clash against Denmark or the Czech Republic at Wembley, if they pick up a caution at the Stadio Olimpico on Saturday night.Bookings are wiped after the quarter-final stage and Roma manager Jose Mourinho said the quartet should be rested against Ukraine on Saturday to avoid any suspension for the semi-final.
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England Manager Gareth Southgate has said it feels like his “stomach has been ripped out” after England lost the Euro 2020 final. Report by Burnsla. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
England Manager Gareth Southgate has said abuse “is not what we stand for” and that his players brilliantly represented the country in last night's Euros final. Report by Burnsla. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Gareth Southgate described the racist online abuse directed at some of England’s players after the Euro 2020 final defeat to Italy as “unforgivable”.Bukayo Saka, Marcus Rashford and Jadon Sancho were all targeted by abusive posts in the wake of their missed penalties in the shoot-out.Figures within the sport, from the Government and even the Duke of Cambridge were united in their condemnation for the abuse, and Southgate said: “For some of them to be abused is unforgivable really.
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A footy lover who paid over £1,000 for a ticket to the Euros final wasn't allowed in to watch the match - due to ticketless fans bursting through the gates. Thomas Harold Watson, 25, had been over the..
Parts of England have erupted into euphoria after the country secured a place in the final of Euro 2020. Outdoor fanzones in London went wild after England defeated Denmark 2-1 in extra time thanks to..
Deputy Assistant Commissioner Laurence Taylor has said officers had planned for London to be busy with supporters, but did not expect stadium security to be compromised. Footage posted on social media..
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