Beta variant found in France can break through…

The Beta variant of coronavirus spreading in France can break through the defences of vaccines, a scientist advising the Government has warned.Professor John Edmunds, of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and a member of…

Death toll after Europe flash floods hits 153:…

The death toll from devastating floods in central Europe reached 153 on Saturday, police said, as rescuers resumed the search for hundreds of people still missing.  Desperate families released pictures of their loved ones, many saying…

Boy, 14, is feared drowned after he was…

Boy, 14, is feared drowned after he was last seen playing in the North Sea off HartlepoolMatthew Sherrington was last seen in the sea near Steetley Pier at the HeadlandAn extensive 13-hour search was launched…