A person from Afghanistan on the UK’s no-fly list has been flown into Birmingham as part of the British evacuation operation in a potential security breach, MPs have been told.
The UK has agreed to buy 35 million more doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine as a way to “future-proof” the jabs programme.
A record 828 migrants were intercepted by the UK while crossing the English Channel on Saturday, the Home Office says.
Almost 5,000 coronavirus cases are suspected to be linked to a surf and music festival in Cornwall.
Three little brothers snatched from their foster mother at knifepoint a year ago are still missing and police admit they have no idea where they are.
Temperatures are set to soar to 26C as sunshine finally returns to the UK following a month of grey and gloomy weather.
Little Mix singer Leigh-Anne Pinnock has revealed she gave birth to twins last week, days before her bandmate Perrie Edwards had her first child.
A teenager has avoided jail after stealing items from Wembley Stadium to give fans unauthorised access during the Euro 2020 final.
Turkey expects to be removed from the UK’s travel red list later this week, the country’s embassy in London has told Sky News.
The UK has reported another 31,914 coronavirus cases and 40 deaths, latest daily figures show.
An antibody testing programme for people who have tested positive for COVID-19 is to be launched across the UK.
The UK is to offer antibody testing to the general public this week for the first time.
A man has been arrested over a “brutal” attack in Birmingham’s Gay Village, with a police search continuing for two other suspects.
The Euros caused a spike in gambling problems, a charity has said.
The owner of Geronimo the alpaca says a “groundswell” of international support has given her “hope” for the condemned animal.
Little Mix star Perrie Edwards and Liverpool footballer Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain have welcomed their first child.
A firefighter has been given a retirement gift he is unlikely to forget – a surprise visit from iconic Hollywood actor Harrison Ford.
Gunshots were fired “indiscriminately” at a house in Edinburgh while children were inside, police have said.
A former British soldier who fled from prison in Kabul has told Sky News he owes his life to the Afghan people who helped him escape and make it to the airport.
Threatened, held at gunpoint, and beaten up by the Taliban; a family of thirteen from London have spoken of their desperate bid to get out of Kabul, having now reached safety.
The UK has recorded 32,058 more COVID cases and 104 further deaths in the latest 24-hour period, according to government data.
Nearly 4,000 Afghan and British nationals have been evacuated from Afghanistan, but fears remain many could be left behind as the US prepares to leave the country.
A teenage boy has been arrested after a 13-year-old died from a suspected drugs overdose.
A woman was raped in a layby after stopping her car to investigate an empty child seat by the road.
Officers are appealing for information after a man was raped in a wooded area in Clapham Common, south London.
Police are searching for a 49-year-old man as part of a murder investigation after two bodies were found within hours of each other at separate London addresses.
The minister for Afghanistan was also on holiday last week as Kabul fell, Sky News has learnt.
There are more cars on the road this summer than at any time during the pandemic, travel data has shown.
England’s progress to the Euro 2020 final caused a “significant risk to public health across the UK”, according to scientists from Public Health England (PHE).
Dominic Raab has said he did not call Afghanistan’s foreign minister when he was on holiday as he was prioritising securing Kabul airport so that evacuation flights could depart.