Suez Canal How are they trying to move the Ever Given

An image showing the Ever Given slewed across the canal was captured by a crew member on the ship behind, before it was moved Efforts to shift a container ship stuck in the Suez Canal have been partially successful, but more still needs to be done to free it completely.Continue Reading

Act responsibly New challenges emerge as lockdown rules ease in parts of the UK

“Stay local” measures have been lifted in Wales – meaning there are no travel restrictions within the country for the first time since December. Six people from two households can also meet and exercise outdoors, with self-contained holiday accommodation allowed to reopen from today. This will serve as a much-neededContinue Reading

Three year old child dies after falling into canal with his mum in Berkshire

A three-year-old boy has died after falling into a canal with his mum. The woman and her son were pulled from the water in Newbury, Berkshire, on Saturday and rushed to hospital. On Sunday, Thames Valley Police confirmed the child had died in hospital. “As you may be aware, our officers were called at about 2pm yesterday following reports thatContinue Reading

Pope Francis begins historic Iraq visit despite virus and security risks

Iraqis gather at Baghdad airport for the arrival of Pope Francis Pope Francis has arrived in Iraq for the first ever papal visit there, and his first international trip since the start of the coronavirus pandemic. Covid and security fears have made this his riskiest visit yet, but the 84-year-oldContinue Reading