BBC is ‘preparing’ to scrap free TV licences for over-75s in August, says Lord Hall 

BBC is ‘preparing’ to scrap free TV licences for over-75s in August, says Lord Hall By Sebastian Murphy-bates For Mailonline Published: 10:04 BST, 24 May 2020 | Updated: 10:15 BST, 24 May 2020 The BBC is ‘preparing’ to scrap free TV licences for over-75s in August, says Lord Hall.  Last June, the corporation controversially announced it … Read more BBC is ‘preparing’ to scrap free TV licences for over-75s in August, says Lord Hall 

Car-rental giant Hertz ‘is preparing to file for bankruptcy with $19BILLION of debt’

Car-rental giant Hertz ‘is preparing to file for bankruptcy with $19BILLION of debt’ after share prices plummet and 10,000 staff are laid off amid the coronavirus pandemic Hertz could file for bankruptcy this weekend after skipping car-lease payments last month The coronavirus pandemic has crippled the Florida-based company, which was already struggling with billions of … Read more Car-rental giant Hertz ‘is preparing to file for bankruptcy with $19BILLION of debt’

RAY MASSEY: Car dealers preparing to re-open showrooms

RAY MASSEY: As first new cars roll off British production lines again, locked-down dealers preparing to re-open showroom doors to customers By Ray Massey Motoring Editor For The Daily Mail Published: 22:06 BST, 22 May 2020 | Updated: 22:23 BST, 22 May 2020 As the first new cars roll off British production lines again, thousands … Read more RAY MASSEY: Car dealers preparing to re-open showrooms

Russia is preparing for major increase in coronavirus cases

Russia is preparing for a major increase in coronavirus cases with regions told to urgently boost available hospital beds and draft in medical students. Infections outside Moscow and its surrounding region have soared 110 per cent in the past week. And the authorities are scrambling deal with a 31-fold increase in a fortnight at a … Read more Russia is preparing for major increase in coronavirus cases

Boris Johnson is ‘preparing to return to work on Monday’ to take control of the coronavirus crisis

Boris Johnson is planning to return to work on Monday to take control of the response to the coronavirus crisis. The Prime Minister has been recovering at his countryside retreat in Chequers after being discharged from hospital earlier this month. Mr Johnson – who spent three days in the ICU – has told his aides … Read more Boris Johnson is ‘preparing to return to work on Monday’ to take control of the coronavirus crisis