Coronavirus UK: Fury from Northerners over fears Londoners are spreading new mutant strain

Furious Northerners blasted Londoners who fled the capital last night to avoid spending Christmas in a brutal new Tier 4 lockdown, amid fears they will spread the mutant strain of coronavirus across the country. Twitter users today slammed large crowds queueing on a packed platform at London’s St Pancras Station to board the last train … Read more

Tory MP under fire after saying southerners likely to enjoy ballet and northerners prefer football

A Conservative MP has come under fire after suggesting that those in the south of England prefer ballet and opera while northerners are more likely to enjoy football. Former minister Jake Berry made the comparison as he warned ‘northern culture’ is being hit by Covid-19 and pressed the Government to intervene to ‘save’ football clubs. … Read more

Devon and Cornwall holiday companies told to TURN AWAY Northerners

Devon and Cornwall tourism bosses tell local holiday let owners to TURN AWAY visitors from the North looking to escape high-risk Tier 3 Covid areas Council bosses called on let owners to keep the regional infection rate down  Visit Cornwall highlighted Govt guidance advising against people leaving Tier 3  His intervention came after some let … Read more

Boris Johnson will IGNORE critics and plunge 10 million northerners into tough 'Tier Three' lockdown

Manchester, Liverpool and Newcastle – three cities which have continued to see infection rises despite local lockdowns – will all be plunged into the Tier Three lockdown, reports The Sun.