Radio is the most trusted source of news in the UK, beating both TV and the internet, according to a report from Ofcom.
Official figures reveal a drop in the number of people in employment compared with March.
Tory MP Julian Lewis beats Chris Grayling to win the position, but loses his place in the parliamentary party.
Workers take down the statue of Jen Reid from the plinth where Edward Colston’s once stood in Bristol.
Unemployment increased by 34,000 in April to reach 1.3 million, according to official data.
The statue of a Black Lives Matter protester has been taken down after it was secretly installed to replace the monument of slave trader Edward Colston in Bristol.
Leicester’s mayor has criticised the government for only recently providing data that he claims could have prevented the city’s lockdown “ever being necessary”.
Official data suggests almost two-thirds of a million UK workers have lost their jobs during the coronavirus pandemic amid fears an employment crisis exceeding that of the 1980s is looming.
England cricketer Jofra Archer has been excluded from today’s second Test against the West Indies following a breach of the team’s bio-secure protocols.
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