Wednesday, October 21, 2020
Home News Daily News Digest

Daily News Digest

-

NEWS

State pension warning: Crippling reforms to hit OAPs in bid to cover £300 billion nightmare

The pension triple lock could be axed in order to pay for the cost of the lockdown, which is in the hundreds of billions. Alongside this, taxes are expected to be hiked, and the Conservatives have refused to rule out breaking their manifesto pledges to reduce the economic burden – Express

SNP is ‘using lockdown to plot break-up of Union’ – Times

Drivers tell of chaos at UK’s privately run PPE stockpile – Guardian

47,000 passengers waiting for coronavirus flight refunds from BA – Times

Boris declares war on fat: PM ditches his ‘nanny state’ worries and demands action plan to tackle Britain’s obesity crisis after blaming his severe bout of coronavirus on being overweight – Mail

Coronavirus has left small publishers desperately fighting for survival – Guardian

‘Heartbroken’ father of four dies after cancer treatment delayed due to Covid-19 – ITV News

COMMENT

It’s time to relax London’s lockdown and trust the capital to return to work – Fraser Nelson, Telegraph

How long until Johnson’s vote-winning optimism collides with reality? – Andy Beckett, Guardian

SEEN ELSEWHERE

China’s Coronavirus: How the EU is Betraying Europe – Con Coughlin, Gatestone Institute

- Advertisement -

If you appreciated this article, perhaps you might consider making a donation to The Conservative Woman. Unlike most other websites, we receive no independent funding. Our editors are unpaid and work entirely voluntarily as do the majority of our contributors but there are inevitable costs associated with running a website. We receive no independent funding and depend on our readers to help us, either with regular or one-off payments. You can donate here. Thank you.

The Conservative Woman
The Conservative Woman
Edited by Kathy Gyngell

Sign up for The ConWom News

Each morning we send The ConWom Daily with links to our latest news. This is a free service and we will never share your details.


Follow us!

Share this post