‘Extinct’ large blue butterfly successfully reintroduced to UK

The butterfly has been re-introduced to the UK from continental Europe as part of an almost 40-year conservation project. Experts say that the insects have established a “stronghold” at core sites around the country, and in some cases have naturally colonized some areas in southern England.

UK’s best amusement parks for 2020 sure to be a hit with kids of all ages

UK’s best amusement parks for 2020 Paulton’s Park, Hampshire The Milky Way Adventure Park, Devon Adventure Island, Southend-on-Sea Sundown Adventureland, Retford Blackpool Pleasure Beach, Blackpool Clifton Park, Rotherham Dymchurch Amusement Park, Dymchurch Crealy Family Theme Park, Exeter Brighton Palace Pier, Brighton Alton Towers Resort, Staffordshire

UK weather forecast – Britain to bake in 22C scorcher as UK set for glorious weather

“By Sunday, still warm in the south, seeing 20, maybe even 21. And staying between 14 and 15 in the north.

Brexit: What changes for EU and UK citizens living abroad?

How will Brexit affect UK pensioners in Europe? Driving after Brexit: What you need to know Erasmus: What could happen to scheme after Brexit? If a UK national wants to return to the UK from the EU after Brexit and wants to bring with them their close family members (children, spouses, partners, parents and grandparents), […]

UK Believes Deal With EU Can Be Reached in September

FILE PHOTO: European Union chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier and British Prime Minister’s Europe adviser David Frost 5 are seen at start of the first round of post -Brexit trade deal talks between the EU and the United Kingdom, in Brussels, Belgium March 2, 2020. Oliver Hoslet/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo

Priti Patel Brings in Draconian Powers to Detain ‘Hostile State Actors’ at UK Ports on ‘Hunch’

Last month a long-awaited report into alleged Russian interference in Britain was released but it contained no firm evidence and was drawn up with the assistance of supposedly “independent” experts included Bill Browder - a US businessman who is wanted in Russia on charges of fraud and money laundering – and Christopher Steele, a discredited former MI6 agent […]

Major Airlines Take UK Government to Court to Scrap New Coronavirus Quarantine Rules

“This would be the most practical and effective solution and enables civil servants to focus on other, more significant issues arising from the pandemic while bringing the UK in line with much of Europe which is opening its borders mid-June,” the airlines said in a joint statement. The airlines made their intention to take legal […]

UK weather: How to keep cool and carry on in a heatwave

It may well be that the current period of extremely hot weather is purely down to natural variability, said BBC environment correspondent Matt McGrath. But even if so, the fingerprints of fossil fuel burning are heavily influencing the background – and making such events much more likely.

Fizzy drinks at some of the UK’s biggest cinema chains found to have “unacceptable” bacteria levels

Tony Lewis, head of policy at the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health, said the results showed venues had been “cutting corners”, and told the programme: “I’m concerned we’ve got an indicator of hygiene failure and potential breakdown in terms of management of hygiene in those businesses.”

UK campsites see surge in Brits going on their first ever camping holidays

Mr Warrington added: “I think there will be a doubt from people about going abroad even next year, so I hope a lot of the new customers we’re getting through at the moment might find they like it and keep with it and upgrade their equipment for years to come.”