5 STORIES COMING UP TODAY
Shamima Begum cannot return to the UK to pursue an appeal against the removal of her British citizenship, the Supreme Court has ruled. Ms Begum was 15 when she and two other London schoolgirls travelled to Syria to join the Islamic State group (IS) in February 2015.
The coronavirus reproduction number, or R value, across the UK is between
0.6 and 0.9, according to the latest Government figures. This is unchanged since last week.
JABS ‘BY AGE’
People aged 40-49 are next in line for a Covid-19 vaccine, after the Government concluded jabs in order of age remains the quickest way to cut deaths, rather than by occupations such as police.
FAREWELL SIR TOM
Captain Sir Tom Moore’s funeral will be “quite spectacular”, his daughter said Lucy, with soldiers from the Yorkshire Regiment to honour him at the service today.
Joanne Woodward, actress,
91; Steve Harley, singer, 70; Timothy Spall, actor/presenter, 64; Derren Brown, illusionist/ TV presenter, 50; Peter Andre, singer, 48; Chelsea Clinton, daughter of Bill Clinton, 41.