Whitbread to cut 6,000 jobs as hotel demand slumps - 22 Sep 2020 at 2:49am - The owner of Premier Inns has warned that almost 20% of its workers could be laid off.

Bale could stay at Spurs beyond this season, says agent Barnett - 22 Sep 2020 at 2:30am - Gareth Bale could stay at Tottenham for longer than the season-long loan the club have agreed with Real Madrid, says his agent.

Coronavirus restrictions to come into force across NI - 22 Sep 2020 at 2:28am - Covid-19 restrictions are to be extended to all of Northern Ireland from 18:00 BST.

Covid in Wales: Thousands prepare for new local lockdowns - 22 Sep 2020 at 2:25am - About 431,000 more people face tighter rules from this evening due to rising Covid-19 cases.

Sturgeon to announce new Scots Covid restrictions - 22 Sep 2020 at 2:24am - Nicola Sturgeon will address the Scottish parliament after a Cobra meeting with the other UK leaders.

Covid in Scotland: First minister prepares to announce new restrictions - 22 Sep 2020 at 2:24am - Nicola Sturgeon will address the Scottish parliament after a Cobra meeting with the other UK leaders.

Coronavirus: Pub curfew, flu jabs and a setback for sport - 22 Sep 2020 at 2:24am - Five things you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic this Tuesday morning.

'Radical' shake-up of home and motor insurance - 22 Sep 2020 at 2:23am - Anyone renewing home or motor insurance should pay no more than a new customer, says the FCA.

Scotland's papers: Restaurants and bars 'face lockdown closure' - 22 Sep 2020 at 2:23am - The possibility of curfews in the hospitality sector and other lockdown curbs make Scotland's front pages.

Erlestoke Prison 'less safe' following Covid-19 restrictions - 22 Sep 2020 at 2:19am - An inspection at HMP Erlestoke found cases of violence and self-harm and bad discipline being rewarded.

Covid: New measures imposed on North West, Midlands and West Yorkshire - 22 Sep 2020 at 2:15am - The restrictions, affecting 4.7m people, ban separate households from meeting in homes and gardens.

Ren Zhiqiang: Outspoken ex-real estate tycoon gets 18 years jail - 22 Sep 2020 at 2:10am - Ren Zhiqiang went missing earlier this year after writing an essay said to be critical of President Xi.

Italy votes to slash size of parliament by a third - 22 Sep 2020 at 2:03am - Almost 70% vote in favour of reducing the number of lawmakers by a third.

NBA legend Jordan forms Nascar team with sole black competitor Wallace as driver - 22 Sep 2020 at 1:56am - Basketball legend Michael Jordan and three-time Daytona 500 winner Denny Hamlin form a single-car Nascar Cup Series team, with Bubba Wallace as its driver.

Nascar: Michael Jordan and Denny Hamlin form Cup Series team with Bubba Walla... - 22 Sep 2020 at 1:56am - Basketball legend Michael Jordan and three-time Daytona 500 winner Denny Hamlin form a single-car Nascar Cup Series team, with Bubba Wallace as its driver.

Broadband: Old TV caused village broadband outages for 18 months - 22 Sep 2020 at 1:33am - Connectivity was disrupted each morning, causing issues for households trying to get online.

NI health minister rebukes Van Morrison over Covid - 22 Sep 2020 at 1:29am - The NI Health Minister tells the world famous magazine "he's no guru, no teacher".

The Papers: 'The second shutdown begins' as Covid fears grow - 22 Sep 2020 at 12:44am - Tuesday's papers focus on new Covid-19 measures set to be announced by the PM later for England.

Ginsburg Supreme Court: Trump to name nominee by week's end - 22 Sep 2020 at 12:42am - The president says he will name a replacement to the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg by Saturday.

Hundreds of whales stranded off the coast of Tasmania - 22 Sep 2020 at 12:21am - Scores of whales have died as conservationists begin a huge rescue operation.

Covid: Pubs and restaurants in England to have 10pm closing times - 22 Sep 2020 at 12:07am - Hospitality venues will also be restricted to table service as part of new measures to tackle coronavirus.

Cronavirus: Asia stock markets continue global fallout - 21 Sep 2020 at 11:26pm - Fears of a second wave of coronavirus cases sent stocks lower, with Australian shares hit hard.

Australia whales: 90 dead in mass stranding off Tasmania - 21 Sep 2020 at 11:14pm - Rescuers are racing to save the survivors of a group of 270 whales beached off Tasmania's west coast.

Covid: School bus drivers fearful of coronavirus infection risk - 21 Sep 2020 at 10:42pm - Drivers and unions raise concerns about a lack of social distancing on school services.

National Trust details colonialism and slavery links - 21 Sep 2020 at 10:38pm - Some 93 of its properties have such connections, a new report commissioned by the charity shows.

Rathlin Island: The UK island with no coronavirus cases - 21 Sep 2020 at 8:12pm - Only 150 residents, one shop, one pub... and no coronavirus.

Coronavirus: There's no law to 'harvest' DNA from Covid-19 tests - 21 Sep 2020 at 8:12pm - BBC Reality Check debunks claims about Covid tests, a death in police custody and the pandemic's origins.

In pictures: The beauty of the fens - 21 Sep 2020 at 8:11pm - Photographer Paul Hart's pictures capture the Lincolnshire Fens in black and white.

Ava Max: 'I need to make it, no matter what' - 21 Sep 2020 at 8:10pm - The pop star talks about her 14-year quest for fame, and the determination that kept her going.

How Mali's coup affects the fight against jihadists - 21 Sep 2020 at 8:07pm - Thousands of UN, French and regional soldiers are in Mali fighting Islamist militants - what difference will the coup make?

Bollywood bets on the small screen as Covid shuts cinemas - 21 Sep 2020 at 8:05pm - The pandemic has shaken the film industry, forcing it to think outside of the box office.

Long Covid: 'My fatigue was like nothing I've experienced before' - 21 Sep 2020 at 7:48pm - Thousands of Long Covid patients are waiting for help but the health service is struggling to cope.

Wild maple trees 'in serious need of conservation' - 21 Sep 2020 at 7:41pm - One in five species of maple is threatened in their natural habitats, an extinction study says.

Countryside improvements fund 'could be raided' - 21 Sep 2020 at 7:35pm - A "green" fund to protect wildlife on England?s farms may be under threat, BBC News has learned.

The long-running debate over greening the land - 21 Sep 2020 at 7:35pm - UK farmers are complaining of a lack of clarity over how they will be rewarded for tending the land.

Amazon criticised over 'Black Lives Don't Matter' caps - 21 Sep 2020 at 7:34pm - A barrister questions whether the retailer has any checks in place after spotting the racist hats.

Flu jab 'more important than ever' this winter - 21 Sep 2020 at 7:34pm - People can catch flu and coronavirus at the same time with serious or deadly consequences, experts warn.

Wigs: A new fashion trend for black men? - 21 Sep 2020 at 7:11pm - A start-up in London called New Fade is on a mission to make wigs cool, with a focus on young, black men.

NYPD officer charged with spying for China - 21 Sep 2020 at 7:07pm - Baimadajie Angwang reported on activities of Chinese citizens in New York, according to court documents.

'Lack of investment' behind snarled-up legal system - 21 Sep 2020 at 7:05pm - Court cases face serious delays in the UK and lawyers say more investment in technology would help.