Britain's daily Covid cases rise again by nearly a fifth in a week to 31,564 and deaths climb 10% to 203 but hospital admission drop by a quarter

Department of Health bosses posted 31,564 new coronavirus infections today, up 18.5 per cent on the 26,628 recorded last Tuesday. Cases had been falling for the nine days prior to Saturday.

Five hundred tourists are among 5,500 evacuated as eight rivers of lava spew from La Palma volcano swallowing 'hundreds' of homes as experts warn eruption could last for TWO MONTHS

Lava spewing from Mount Cumbre Vieja on the Spanish island of La Palma entered the town of Los Llanos de Aridane today, where it swallowed homes and set light to nearby buildings.

France warns forthcoming Brexit talks over the Northern Ireland Protocol are under threat because of Britain's 'breach of trust' over the AUSUK submarine deal

French European Affairs Minister Clement Beaune said the UK had joined the submarine pact as a 'junior partner' after facing 'pressure' from Joe Biden in a thinly-veiled attack on Boris Johnson.