UK ticket holder claims huge £111m EuroMillions jackpot

A UK ticket holder has claimed the £111m EuroMillions jackpot from Friday’s draw, the National Lottery has said.It is the fourth UK EuroMillions jackpot win this year – two were won in April and another on New Year’s Day – and the ninth biggest win in UK lottery history. The player correctly matched all five…Continue Reading

UK ticket holder wins £111m EuroMillions jackpot

One lucky UK ticket holder has won the jackpot of £111m in Friday’s EuroMillions draw.The winner, who has not yet claimed the prize, matched all five EuroMillions numbers as well as the two Lucky Star numbers. It is the fourth UK EuroMillions jackpot winner this year – two were won in April and another was…Continue Reading

UK government negotiating with AstraZeneca to secure South African variant vaccine

The UK government has begun negotiations with AstraZeneca to secure a “variant vaccine” that can tackle the South African variant, Health Secretary Matt Hancock has said.Also known as the Beta variant and the B.1.351 variant, a study published in March found two doses of the current AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine only had a 10.4% efficacy against…Continue Reading

Stephen Hawking’s glasses and wheelchair among items to be displayed at Science Museum

A collection of Professor Stephen Hawking’s personal belongings and papers has been acquired by two UK cultural institutions, acting as a time capsule of his life and career.It follows an agreement between the government, the Science Museum Group and Cambridge University Library. The entire contents of his office will be preserved at London’s Science Museum,…Continue Reading

Spain to allow visitors from UK for holidays from Monday

Spain will allow visitors from the UK and Japan for holidays without a negative PCR test for COVID-19 from Monday, the country’s government has said.People can enter the country for non-essential journeys however Spain remains on the UK government amber list, meaning anyone returning has to self-isolate for 10 days and take two coronavirus tests.…Continue Reading

Harry accuses Royal Family of 'total silence and neglect' and says he turned to drink and drugs as an adult over Diana's death

The Duke of Sussex has accused the Royal Family of “total neglect” in a new documentary series about mental health.Speaking to Oprah Winfrey, Prince Harry also revealed he turned to drink and drugs as an adult following the death of his mother, Princess Diana. In the new interview, he said he and Meghan were “followed,…Continue Reading