One-sixth of homeowners have taken "mortgage holidays"
Chancellor Rishi Sunak set out a number of measures when the government first introduced lockdown, including CBILS and the Job Retention Scheme, both of which were set to provide more flexibility to businesses. For individuals, he announced a "stay of execution" on evictions for tenants, while homeowners could apply for a "mortgage holiday".
Senior Tory MP accuses Johnson of breaking personal promise
Following the news that the Department for International Development is to be subsumed by the Foreign Office, Andrew Mitchell has accused Boris Johnson of going back on a promise he made to him during last year’s Tory leadership contest.
Harry Kane awarded The Hannibal Prize
Harry Kane has been awarded The Hannibal Prize by The Leaders Council of Great Britain and Northern Ireland for his innovative suggestion on what to do with the current Premier League season.