Racing to continue in England and Scotland despite new lockdown measures

Horse racing is to continue in Britain despite the announcement of new national lockdowns in England and Scotland. Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced on Monday evening that a third national lockdown would be imposed in England, saying the new Covid-19 variant – which is 50 per cent to 70 per cent more transmissible – was […]

Lockdown in England widened as COVID variant spreads

London: Britain will extend the time between doses to roll out its newly authorised Oxford AstraZeneca vaccine to more of the population faster, as the toughest set of restrictions were widened to cover three-quarters of England. However, the government has resisted calls to close schools and said students would return to the classroom next week, […]