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What the papers say – July 21

What the papers say – July 21

What the papers say – July 21

20 July 2024

Education, Brexit, Strictly Come Dancing and food nostalgia all feature on Sunday’s front pages.


Single ticket holder scoops Saturday’s £7.2m Lotto jackpot

Single ticket holder scoops Saturday’s £7.2m Lotto jackpot

Single ticket holder scoops Saturday’s £7.2m Lotto jackpot

20 July 2024

Players have been urged to check their tickets and call in to claim the top prize.


UK Cypriots protest outside Turkish embassy on 50th anniversary of invasion

UK Cypriots protest outside Turkish embassy on 50th anniversary of invasion

UK Cypriots protest outside Turkish embassy on 50th anniversary of invasion

20 July 2024

Demonstrators chanted ‘No more Turkish occupation’ and ‘Turkish troops out of Cyprus’.


Nail bars and car washes to see immigration raid blitz, says Home Secretary

Nail bars and car washes to see immigration raid blitz, says Home Secretary

Nail bars and car washes to see immigration raid blitz, says Home Secretary

20 July 2024

Yvette Cooper said she had redeployed 1,000 staff who had been working on the Rwanda scheme into a new immigration enforcement programme.


Man charged with arson and violent disorder after Harehills disturbances

Man charged with arson and violent disorder after Harehills disturbances

Man charged with arson and violent disorder after Harehills disturbances

20 July 2024

Iustin Dobre, 37, of Clifton Mount, Harehills, Leeds, has been charged in connection with a fire on a bus in the area on Thursday.


Starmer faces more backbench pressure over ‘heinous’ and ‘sexist’ benefit cap

Starmer faces more backbench pressure over ‘heinous’ and ‘sexist’ benefit cap

Starmer faces more backbench pressure over ‘heinous’ and ‘sexist’ benefit cap

20 July 2024

Rosie Duffield likened the policy to the dystopian world of The Handmaid’s Tale, in which women’s rights have been taken away.


Timeline for replacing First Minister of Wales revealed

Timeline for replacing First Minister of Wales revealed

Timeline for replacing First Minister of Wales revealed

20 July 2024

A new First Minister of Wales will be in place by September 18, Labour has announced.


NHS warns of continued disruption to GP services next week from global IT outage

NHS warns of continued disruption to GP services next week from global IT outage

NHS warns of continued disruption to GP services next week from global IT outage

20 July 2024

A flawed update rolled out by cybersecurity firm CrowdStrike knocked many offline around the world on Friday.


Second World War veteran finally gets medals 80 years later

Second World War veteran finally gets medals 80 years later

Second World War veteran finally gets medals 80 years later

20 July 2024

George Lewis, who is now 98, served with the Royal Tank Regiment from 1944 to 1947 but was never given his war medals.


IT outage ‘likely’ to occur again unless government and industry work together

IT outage ‘likely’ to occur again unless government and industry work together

IT outage ‘likely’ to occur again unless government and industry work together

20 July 2024

Professor Ciaran Martin, the former chief executive of the NCSC, said countries would ‘have to learn to cope’ with future flaws.


Highs of 27C forecast as weather to improve for summer holidays

Highs of 27C forecast as weather to improve for summer holidays

Highs of 27C forecast as weather to improve for summer holidays

20 July 2024

Clouds and cooler weather have returned this weekend after the hottest day of the year so far on Friday.


Air passengers facing further disruption following world IT outage

Air passengers facing further disruption following world IT outage

Air passengers facing further disruption following world IT outage

20 July 2024

Nearly 7,000 flights were cancelled across the globe on Friday.


Border Force seize yacht as Channel crossings continue

Border Force seize yacht as Channel crossings continue

Border Force seize yacht as Channel crossings continue

20 July 2024

More migrants were brought into Dover on Saturday.


Police arrest prisoner who absconded from London hospital

Police arrest prisoner who absconded from London hospital

Police arrest prisoner who absconded from London hospital

20 July 2024

A manhunt was launched after Graham Gomm, 63, escaped HMP Wormwood Scrubs on Thursday.


GPs and pharmacies say global IT outage disruption to continue over weekend

GPs and pharmacies say global IT outage disruption to continue over weekend

GPs and pharmacies say global IT outage disruption to continue over weekend

20 July 2024

A flawed update rolled out by cybersecurity firm CrowdStrike knocked many offline around the world on Friday.


Stranded airline passengers told to ‘come on down’ to Dover port amid IT outage

Stranded airline passengers told to ‘come on down’ to Dover port amid IT outage

Stranded airline passengers told to ‘come on down’ to Dover port amid IT outage

20 July 2024

Flight delays and cancellations are among the disruption expected to continue into the weekend after Friday’s global IT outage.


SNP calls for suspension of Israel arms sales in letter to Foreign Secretary

SNP calls for suspension of Israel arms sales in letter to Foreign Secretary

SNP calls for suspension of Israel arms sales in letter to Foreign Secretary

20 July 2024

David Lammy has said there would be no ‘blanket ban’ on arms sales between the UK and Israel.


Chancellor promises ‘big bang’ for pensions in bid to boost growth

Chancellor promises ‘big bang’ for pensions in bid to boost growth

Chancellor promises ‘big bang’ for pensions in bid to boost growth

20 July 2024

Pensions minister Emma Reynolds will lead a review of the pensions landscape.


Bombay Bicycle Club reschedule festival date they missed due to global IT outage

Bombay Bicycle Club reschedule festival date they missed due to global IT outage

Bombay Bicycle Club reschedule festival date they missed due to global IT outage

20 July 2024

A flawed update rolled out by cybersecurity firm CrowdStrike knocked many offline around the world on Friday.


Holidaymakers warned of summer travel disruption amid fallout from IT outage

Holidaymakers warned of summer travel disruption amid fallout from IT outage

Holidaymakers warned of summer travel disruption amid fallout from IT outage

20 July 2024

Flight delays and cancellations are among the disruption expected to continue into the weekend after the outage.


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