Britain gripped by freezing fog as Met Office issues ice warning

Freezing fog settled across London and parts of the south east this morning after temperatures dropped well below freezing overnight – as a weather warning for ice continued over parts of Britain. Temperatures dropped as low as -12C in Scotland yesterday, with Brighton recording overnight temperatures of -3C, and London seeing the mercury fall to … Read more

JONATHAN McEVOY: F1 is gripped by the mystery of how Hamilton contracted Covid

How did the germ-freak Lewis Hamilton contract Covid? That is the question gripping the Formula One contingent away in Bahrain – with Mercedes super-sensitive about the issue. The world championship team’s hapless PR department is not even answering basic questions, which serves only to fuel the intrigue. Perhaps he was struck with the virus around … Read more

ALEX BRUMMER: Stocks are gripped by fear with a Covid-19 second wave looming

ALEX BRUMMER: Stocks are gripped by fear and the economic consequences of a Covid-19 second wave could be catastrophic By Alex Brummer for the Daily Mail Published: 21:58 GMT, 28 October 2020 | Updated: 21:58 GMT, 28 October 2020 Much of Europe is hunkering down for the second wave of the pandemic, and the economic … Read more

Boris must cure the perilous cabin fever that’s gripped Britain 

MAIL ON SUNDAY COMMENT: Boris must cure the perilous cabin fever that’s gripped Britain By Mail on Sunday Comment for the Daily Mail Published: 16:17 BST, 14 June 2020 | Updated: 16:18 BST, 14 June 2020 Those who stir up hatred and intolerance will find that it rebounds on them. If you have yourself chosen … Read more

Belgravia viewers gripped by first episode of Julian Fellowes’ new period drama

Julian Fellows’ new drama Belgravia has prompted a mixed reaction from viewers, with some claiming they were instantly hooked while others branded the dialogue ‘clunky’ and ‘excerable’.  Last night’s episode of the ITV period drama, which follows the lives of the Trenchard family, who have recently ascended to the aristocratic society of London’s Belgravia, focused on young … Read more