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Tue, 26 May 2020 19:28:31 GMT

Douglas Ross quits the government as more than 35 Conservative MPs call for Dominic Cummings to go.


Mon, 25 May 2020 21:18:23 GMT

The PM's top aide says he "behaved reasonably" as he explains why he drove to Co Durham during lockdown.


Tue, 26 May 2020 19:23:05 GMT

The party's new most senior official was assistant general secretary between 1999 and 2001.


Mon, 25 May 2020 13:22:28 GMT

Members of the public have expressed anger after the PM's chief adviser travelled to Durham in lockdown.


Mon, 25 May 2020 16:53:48 GMT

The controversial former Vote Leave campaign director is the PM's most senior adviser.


Tue, 26 May 2020 10:45:57 GMT

Almost 15,000 rough sleepers have been in emergency accommodation since the start of the lockdown.


Tue, 26 May 2020 18:26:02 GMT

It is the first time since 18 March that no new deaths have been reported - a "clear sign of progress" according to the health minister.


Tue, 26 May 2020 13:01:42 GMT

People who have been in close contact with someone who tests positive will now be traced and told to self-isolate.


Tue, 26 May 2020 13:41:24 GMT

Health minister says people in Wales will be told of any relaxation of the rules in three days time.


Tue, 26 May 2020 05:45:09 GMT

Boris Johnson says all shops can reopen in England next month if they meet certain Covid-19 guidelines.


Sun, 24 May 2020 21:41:16 GMT

The National Cyber Security Centre involvement follows new US sanctions on Chinese telecoms giant.


Sat, 23 May 2020 06:13:01 GMT

Jonathan Edwards has the Plaid Cymru whip withdrawn, meaning he must sit as an independent.


Mon, 25 May 2020 06:34:26 GMT

The government could aid strategically important firms affected by the coronavirus pandemic.


Sat, 23 May 2020 23:09:16 GMT

Members of political parties speak of death threats, misogyny and sexual comments.


Fri, 22 May 2020 12:34:38 GMT

A major rethink aimed at cutting costs is under way, but some MPs fear the project will be shelved.


Fri, 22 May 2020 15:00:32 GMT

The PM will be questioned by the Commons' Liaison Committee for the first time since taking office.


Fri, 22 May 2020 17:08:04 GMT

The Chief Executive of NHS England says it is considering hiring cabin crew to train as nurses.


Sat, 23 May 2020 11:01:59 GMT

Travellers to France must self-isolate for 14 days, following similar measures announced by the UK.


Sat, 23 May 2020 17:51:42 GMT

But the transport secretary says social distancing will cut capacity to a fifth of the usual amount.


Fri, 22 May 2020 16:00:07 GMT

Sources say any risk to pupils is very small but any activity outside the home has risk.


Fri, 22 May 2020 06:49:15 GMT

Locking down the UK sooner would have made a big difference to the death rate, a scientific adviser says.


Fri, 22 May 2020 10:23:58 GMT

The government borrowed £62bn in April - the highest monthly figure since records began.


Thu, 21 May 2020 21:34:28 GMT

NHS staff and care workers from abroad are to be exempt, as Labour calls it "the right thing to do".


Thu, 21 May 2020 19:59:28 GMT

Ten million antibody tests will also start being rolled out next week, Health Secretary Matt Hancock says.


Thu, 21 May 2020 14:54:42 GMT

NHS staff will be prioritised for the blood tests, which check if someone has already had the coronavirus.


Thu, 21 May 2020 15:36:51 GMT

The NHS Confederation warns of "severe" consequences if the right system is not established quickly.


Thu, 21 May 2020 17:07:06 GMT

Ministers met to consider allowing people to visit family indoors, but have decided against it for now.


Thu, 21 May 2020 15:03:01 GMT

Police watchdog clears Boris Johnson over his dealings with US businesswoman Jennifer Arcuri.


Thu, 21 May 2020 05:02:52 GMT

A social care tax was among options discussed to cover the costs, it is understood.


Thu, 21 May 2020 21:39:08 GMT

The Liaison Committee has asked the prime minister to appear "well before the end of June".


Thu, 21 May 2020 13:24:09 GMT

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon unveils a four-phase "route map" aimed at relaxing the coronavirus restrictions.


Thu, 21 May 2020 12:03:26 GMT

Official figures show an estimated 282,000 more non-EU citizens came to the UK than left in 2019.


Thu, 21 May 2020 12:28:44 GMT

There could be a tense stand-off in the race to replace Jennie Formby as the party's general secretary.


Thu, 21 May 2020 08:22:32 GMT

Right to remain is extended to cover families of NHS cleaners and care workers who die with coronavirus.


Tue, 26 May 2020 17:07:15 GMT

Matt Hancock has said the government may review fines which people were given for breaching lockdown rules for childcare reasons.


Tue, 26 May 2020 15:17:50 GMT

The leader of the Scottish Tories says he would be "considering my position" if he was Dominic Cummings.


Tue, 26 May 2020 14:54:33 GMT

Douglas Ross on why he resigned as junior minister following Dominic Cummings' lockdown trip defence.


Mon, 25 May 2020 19:00:47 GMT

The prime minister responds to a question about a drive that Dominic Cummings took during lockdown.


Mon, 25 May 2020 16:55:33 GMT

Dominic Cummings says he used the trip to test his ability to drive to London, after experiencing loss of vision due to coronavirus.


Tue, 26 May 2020 11:46:55 GMT

The prime minister's chief adviser says his vision was affected by coronavirus.


Sat, 23 May 2020 21:13:14 GMT

What do you need to know if you're planning to fly during the Covid-19 pandemic?


Thu, 21 May 2020 15:40:24 GMT

Millions in the UK will soon be asked to monitor who they have been near to combat coronavirus.


Tue, 19 May 2020 18:00:46 GMT

The threat of Covid-19 in England is to be ranked through a five-level, colour-coded alert system.


Fri, 22 May 2020 09:28:42 GMT

Changes have been announced to guidelines in England on exercise and social distancing.


Fri, 22 May 2020 08:52:31 GMT

The pandemic will cost the government hundreds of billions of pounds. Where will it all come from?


Sun, 10 May 2020 14:45:57 GMT

Face masks, fresh air and porridge - how people tried to curb a deadly flu pandemic in 1918.