Coronavirus: Tory MPs threaten restrictions rebellion as Johnson promises post-COVID jobs revolution Up to 80 Conservative MPs could back an amendment demanding debates and votes on all new COVID-19 curbs.

Up to 80 Conservative MPs could back an amendment demanding debates and votes on all new COVID-19 curbs.

Boris Johnson is launching a skills revolution to tackle coronavirus job losses, while battling against a Tory backlash over further COVID-19 restrictions.

In a move aimed at creating a jobs recovery, the prime minister plans to expand post-18 education and training to help people made redundant retrain for a new job.

Mr Johnson is promising a £2.5 billion Lifetime Skills Guarantee, which he says will give adults without an A-level or equivalent qualification the chance to...
source: The Sky News

2020-09-29 05:38
Latest news from The Sky News
today 07:17 I am both proudly British and proudly West African, but my son must find his own identity
today 04:08 Coronavirus: One village, two tiers and lots of confusion
today 03:05 Sobriety tags that monitor offenders' alcohol levels every 30 minutes rolled out in Wales
today 03:05 'The people of Rochdale are going to suffer' - How Greater Manchester’s COVID hotspot reacted to Tier 3
today 03:05 Coronavirus: Greater Manchester leaders told 'door is open' for further talks on Tier 3 support
today 23:56 Attempted murder arrest after police officer left with potentially life-changing injuries
today 22:53 Spencer Davis: Gimme Some Lovin' star dies during treatment for pneumonia
yesterday 21:50 Coronavirus: The heat maps that show why Greater Manchester has moved to Tier 3 - but why there's no sign of national 'firebreak'
yesterday 20:47 European Premier League plans are further proof that greed is now the driving force of football
yesterday 19:44 Woman who 'relentlessly' targeted shielding elderly couple during lockdown has sentence increased
yesterday 19:44 Duchess of Cambridge thanks health worker for 'impactful' photo of life at height of pandemic
yesterday 18:41 Manchester Arena attack: Father confronted 'dodgy looking' bomber minutes before blast
yesterday 17:38 Grenfell Tower: Police to 'assess' actions of project manager who binned notebooks after fire
yesterday 17:38 Coronavirus: Greater Manchester to move into Tier 3, Prime Minister Boris Johnson confirms
yesterday 16:35 Scale of job losses could be worse than forecast, BoE policymaker warns
yesterday 16:35 Six tonnes of asbestos waste dumped on country lane in East Sussex
yesterday 16:35 'I had been blessed' - Man pays moving tribute to wife and three children killed in horrific A40 crash
yesterday 16:35 Coronavirus: UK posts highest daily COVID deaths since June and more than 21,000 new cases
yesterday 15:32 Coronavirus: Thousands volunteer to be guinea pigs in UK vaccine trials
yesterday 15:32 Asda opens 'sustainability store' with cereals in refillable containers and fruit sold loose
Latest news from Great Britain
today 07:59 State pension to rise £4.40 a week next year in smallest possible increase
today 07:59 End of the world: What the Bible said must happen before the Second Coming of Jesus Christ
today 07:59 PUBG Mobile update: New Download arrives as Halloweeks Mode is revealed
today 07:59 Kim Kardashian’s ‘influence over White House’ exposed: ‘I’ll say something!’
today 07:59 Pound to euro exchange rate: GBP diminished by Brexit 'no deal' threat
today 07:59 Coronavirus latest: 241 dead in darkest day since June - but outbreak MAY be slowing
today 07:59 How long do you have to self isolate if you have been in contact with someone with COVID?
today 07:59 Green tea and coffee could help diabetics live longer - report
today 07:59 Chrome users must update their browser NOW and that's not Google's only worry
today 07:59 Manchester lockdown row: Boris Johnson warned 'fight is not over' with local leaders
today 07:59 Prince Charles heartbreak: ‘Sweet’ tradition Charles can no longer do with Prince George
today 07:59 Sky's Burley erupts at Jenrick over Manchester Covid case rise: 'Blatantly NOT happening!'
today 07:59 Lisa Nandy interview ripped apart by Good Morning Britain viewers 'Annoying and unhelpful'
today 07:59 Tesco, Aldi, Asda, Morrisons & Sainsbury’s new rules - including rationing on some items
today 07:59 Pakistan explosion: Massive blast near Karachi University kills three and injures 15
today 07:59 BBC Chair makes extraordinary bias admission – ‘Over 50s think we’re left-wing’
today 07:59 Coronavirus map LIVE: Boris faces lockdown uprising as Labour forces crunch vote in HOURS
today 07:59 Brexit LIVE: EU told to drop THREE demands before Boris Johnson will return to trade talks
today 07:59 Are you watching, Beijing? US, Japan and Australia send China warning with military stunt
today 07:59 Lisa Nandy left stuttering as she is asked THREE times why Andy Burnham trashed deal offer
today 07:17 I am both proudly British and proudly West African, but my son must find his own identity
today 06:56 iPhone 12 Pro review: there's a one small problem, and it's called 'iPhone 12'
today 06:56 Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer finds six gladiators in PSG Champions League win
today 06:56 NHS COVID-19 app has fixed the 'worrying' messages sent to iPhone and Android users
today 06:56 Boris Johnson gets tough with Andy Burnham over Manchester lockdown
today 06:56 Kate Middleton shares heartwarming message as Duchess praises ‘incredible images’
today 06:56 Andy Burnham SAVAGED for ‘playing politics’ after Manchester forced into lockdown
today 06:56 FTSE 100 LIVE: London shares edge higher as European markets slump amid Brexit
today 06:56 Brexit fisheries row: EU's preparations to bail out bloc’s fishermen unravelled
today 06:26 Backroom deal will make CAP reform a catastrophic failure
today 06:26 EU Commission's Libya stance undercut by internal report
today 06:26 EU declares war on Malta and Cyprus passport sales
today 06:26 'Big majority' of citizens want EU funds linked to rule of law
today 05:53 Man Utd star David De Gea names ‘big game player’ after PSG Champions League win
today 05:53 Taiwan brands Chinese ‘hooligans’ in Fiji hotel brawl after diplomat left hospitalised
today 05:53 Meghan Markle ‘provoked’ Prince Harry and Prince William’s 'big break' says royal expert
today 05:53 Prince Harry avoids answering ‘how are you?’ question during interview with Meghan Markle
today 05:53 UK weather forecast: Transport chaos warning as torrential rain lashes Britain TODAY
today 05:53 Kate Middleton labelled ‘caring and dedicated’ in latest royal outing with Prince William
today 05:53 Meghan Markle and Harry sent ALERT of black bear near US home – ‘Dangerous for neighbours’
today 05:23 Hull council house to be turned into science lab for new carbon project
today 05:23 Hull council house to be turned into science lab for new carbon project
today 05:23 State of the art 'one stop' sports centre opens in East Yorkshire
today 05:23 State of the art 'one stop' sports centre opens in East Yorkshire
today 05:23 Bus lane dashcam clip stirs up debate among Hull drivers
today 05:23 Bus lane dashcam clip stirs up debate among Hull drivers
today 05:23 Hull primary school makes u-turn on hot school dinners ban after parents complain
today 05:23 Hull primary school makes u-turn on hot school dinners ban after parents complain
today 04:50 Piers Morgan admits co-star Susanna Reid thought him joining GMB was the ‘worst thing'
today 04:50 Type 2 diabetes warning - avoid this popular food item or increase your risk
Watch the news from UK on Facebook