UK long-range forecast: Britain to be blasted by October heat plume – latest weather maps | Weather | News

Maps from WXCHARTS show a heat plume sweeping over from the Atlantic in a westerly direction as October arrives. A high pressure system will also be pushed towards southern areas of the UK during the beginning of next month, meaning there will be “a fair amount of sunshine” according to Netweather. Temperatures will also be […]

Britain reveals hundreds more coronavirus deaths

Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland announce 63 more coronavirus deaths on the first Saturday since lockdown was eased – taking the UK’s total fatalities to 34,061 By Connor Boyd Health Reporter For Mailonline Published: 09:10 EDT, 16 May 2020 | Updated: 09:15 EDT, 16 May 2020 Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland today recorded another 63 […]

Coronavirus latest news: Furloughed workers should help get the harvest in, says Environment Secretary in ‘Pick for Britain’ push

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin insisted Sunday the US economy will come roaring back even amid warnings from another White House adviser of longer-term impacts of the coronavirus pandemic’s unprecedented shock to the economy. Mnuchin’s upbeat assessment came amid skyrocketing unemployment figures and forecasts predicting a deep contraction in economic activity this year. In an interview with […]

What to know as a deeply divided Britain goes to the polls again on Thursday

LONDON — For the second time since Britain voted to withdraw from the European Union, and with the country still deeply divided over the outcome, voters will head to the polls Thursday for a general election. With the future of Britain’s status in Europe still undecided after years of haggling, Brexit has inevitably been high […]

UK weather forecast: Storm Atiyah set to batter Britain with gale force winds as severe weather warning issued

The latest headlines in your inbox Britain is bracing for gale force winds of up to 70mph this weekend, with a ferocious storm sparking severe weather warnings. An area of low pressure is expected to move from the West Country across to eastern regions on Sunday, battering the UK with heavy showers and storm force winds. […]

Trump heads to NATO summit and Britain braces for impact

But when the two-day confab of NATO leaders kicks off Tuesday, Trump won’t be the only polarizing figure in attendance. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, an illiberal demagogue reviled by many in the European establishment, may furrow the most brows after his government acquired and then tested an advanced Russian antiaircraft missile system, a move […]

Johnson unveils manifesto for Brexit Britain

London (AFP) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson unveils his Conservative Party’s manifesto on Sunday, pledging to move on from Brexit and austerity in a bid to secure a general election victory. Having taken over a minority administration in July and unable to speed his EU divorce deal through parliament, Johnson is seeking a majority […]