Will there be a return to the furlough scheme? The furlough scheme was set to end on Saturday and be replaced by a less generous package of support for employers and businesses. But that was before the announcement of a second lockdown. The PM said on Saturday that the old scheme – which pays 80% of salaries – would now be extended throughout November. No further details were given. … [Read more...] about What are the rules of the new national Covid lockdown in England?
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The DVLA said: “The vast majority are made available but we ensure they do not cause embarrassment or are in poor taste. … [Read more...] about DVLA ban a series of rude new 20 and 70 number plates to stop cheeky drivers causing a stir
Rihanna has insisted she is always working on music but refuses to release it just because her fans are urging her to. She said: “When I am ready to put it out in the way that I feel fit, it’s gonna come out. And you’re not going to be disappointed when it happens. It’s going to be worth it.” Sam Smith has released new song My Oasis, featuring Nigerian singer Burna Boy. Sam cancelled the May release of third album To Die For after deciding the title was insensitive at a time of pandemic. My Oasis is the singer’s first new music since Demi Lovato collaboration I’m Ready in April. Game of Thrones actors Lena Headey, and Maisie Williams have reunited to make a music video for French producer Madeon’s song Miracle. Lena directs and recruited Maisie to star in it. Madeon said: “They focused on the drama of the music and made a beautiful video.” Lewis Hamilton has finally said he is the secret collaborator on Christina … [Read more...] about Rolling Stones hire Normal People hunk Paul Mescal to star as rock ‘n’ roll leading man in new music video
Three individuals of the new species were spotted by the diving robot, intriguing scientists with their unusual behaviour. The comb jelly has two long tentacles that appear to anchor it to the seabed and control its position, as it moves like a hot air balloon. … [Read more...] about Scientists identify deep-sea blob as new species using only video
Up until then, politicians, the public and press had often admired Green, even with his extravagant lifestyle. In 2005 when Arcadia paid Sir Philip's wife Tina, the group's ultimate owner, a £1.2billion dividend, some people decried the payout while others saw it as the fruits of his success. After BHS's collapse, however, all bets were off. … [Read more...] about End of the road for Debenhams: 25,000 jobs in peril as JD Sports pulls out of buying 240-year-old chain just 24 hours after Arcadia folds – as Philip Green’s staff demand he protect their pensions ‘from his yacht in Monaco’