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The Papers: 'So much for lockdown, minister!'

Thu, 09/04/2020 - 11:12pm
Friday's front pages celebrate Boris Johnson's move out of intensive care and question a cabinet minister's travel history.

EU agrees €500bn coronavirus rescue package

Thu, 09/04/2020 - 10:41pm
EU finance ministers reached the deal after marathon talks in Brussels.

Coronavirus: Spain PM sees 'fire coming under control'

Thu, 09/04/2020 - 10:25pm
Pedro Sánchez is the latest leader to express cautious optimism about the coronavirus outbreak.

Coronavirus: UK claps for its carers

Thu, 09/04/2020 - 9:57pm
People around the UK did a round of applause for all of the people working on the NHS front line.

Coronavirus: Boris Johnson out of intensive care but remains in hospital

Thu, 09/04/2020 - 9:36pm
Boris Johnson will continue to be closely monitored and is in "extremely good spirits", Downing Street says.

Coronavirus: Raab urges UK public not to ruin lockdown progress

Thu, 09/04/2020 - 8:48pm
The UK is starting to see the impact of people's sacrifices but it is too early to lift restrictions, he says.

Coronavirus: Ofcom formally probes David Icke TV interview

Thu, 09/04/2020 - 8:47pm
The UK's media regulator says it is investigating the programme as a "matter of urgency".

Key questions before SPFL clubs vote on ending league early, as season suspended until June

Thu, 09/04/2020 - 7:12pm
With Friday's deadline for clubs to vote on the football season looming, BBC Scotland examines the key issues.

Coronavirus: Keith Watson, 101, recovers from Covid-19

Thu, 09/04/2020 - 7:04pm
Keith Watson, from Worcestershire, was initially in hospital for surgery on his leg.

Coronavirus UK map: How many confirmed cases are there in your area?

Thu, 09/04/2020 - 6:53pm
Key graphics explaining how coronavirus has spread in the UK and the government's response.

Coronavirus: Greater Manchester Police warning after 660 parties shut down

Thu, 09/04/2020 - 6:27pm
Greater Manchester Police says some house parties even featured bouncy castles, DJs or fireworks.

England v West Indies series in June looking 'less and less likely'

Thu, 09/04/2020 - 6:04pm
The staging of England's home Tests against West Indies in June is looking "less and less likely", says director of cricket Ashley Giles.

Coronavirus: Significant minority find lockdown 'extremely difficult', poll suggests

Thu, 09/04/2020 - 6:00pm
Restrictions in the UK are making life very challenging for a significant minority, a survey suggests.

National League to vote on immediate end to season

Thu, 09/04/2020 - 5:46pm
The National League board is to ask clubs in its three divisions to vote on whether to end the season without further matches.

Andy Murray signs up for virtual Madrid Open

Thu, 09/04/2020 - 5:32pm
Andy Murray will swap his racquet for a controller after he signed up to compete in a virtual version of the Madrid Open at the end of the month.

Record fall in UK economy forecast

Thu, 09/04/2020 - 5:07pm
The shutdown of large swathes of the UK economy will mean a huge hit to GDP over the next quarter.

Coronavirus: Easter warnings from police, parks and councils

Thu, 09/04/2020 - 4:49pm
Police forces say they will turn around second-homers and are asking the public to report breaches.

Whatsapp and Zoom – how Premier League captains united to set up NHS initiative

Thu, 09/04/2020 - 4:17pm
Bournemouth captain Simon Francis gives an insight into how Premier League players came together to support the National Health Service.

Football carries on in Belarus amid coronavirus pandemic.

Thu, 09/04/2020 - 3:24pm
Dinamo Brest beat defending champions Shakhtyor 2-0 in the first leg of their Belarusian Cup semi-final tie.

Mysteries of decorated ostrich eggs in British Museum revealed

Thu, 09/04/2020 - 2:24pm
Five Easter-egg sized decorated ostrich eggs in the British Museum are the subject of a new study.

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