Donald Trump’s state visit to the UK set for 3 June – BBC News

Donald Trump’s state visit to the UK set for 3 June – BBC News

Image copyright Getty Images US President Donald Trump will make a three-day state visit to the UK from 3 to 5 June, Buckingham Palace has announced. The president and First Lady Melania Trump will be a guest of the Queen and attend a ceremony in Portsmouth to mark the 75th Anniversary of D-Day. He will […]

Change UK launches European election campaign – BBC News

Change UK launches European election campaign – BBC News

Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption Journalist Rachel Johnson will stand for Change UK in the European Parliamentary elections Change UK is launching its campaign for the European Parliamentary elections, with 70 candidates including journalist Rachel Johnson – sister of Tory MP and leading Brexiteer Boris Johnson. The party – formerly known as The Independent […]

Greta Thunberg: Teen tells UK politicians ‘listen to climate scientists’ – BBC News

Greta Thunberg: Teen tells UK politicians ‘listen to climate scientists’ – BBC News

Media captionEnvironmental activist Greta Thunberg says climate change is ‘an existential crisis’ A teenage environmental activist has urged British politicians to “listen to the scientists” on climate change. Greta Thunberg, 16, told BBC Radio 4’s Today programme that she did not expect to change their minds single-handedly, saying: “We need to do that together.” The […]

Donald Trump ‘set for June state visit to UK’ – BBC News

Donald Trump ‘set for June state visit to UK’ – BBC News

Image copyright AFP Buckingham Palace is expected to announce on Tuesday that US President Donald Trump will make a state visit to the UK in early June. The president was promised the visit by Prime Minister Theresa May after he was elected in 2016 – but no date was set. Downing Street did not comment […]

UK weather: Hottest Easter Monday on record – BBC News

UK weather: Hottest Easter Monday on record – BBC News

Image copyright AFP Image caption Brighton was among the popular beach hotspots on Easter Monday It has been the hottest Easter Monday on record in all four nations of the UK, the Met Office has said. England reached the highest temperature with 25C (77F) recorded at Heathrow, Northolt and Wisley. Temperatures hit 24.2C (75.6F) in […]

It’s a sunny and record-breaking Easter Monday for the UK – ITV News

After a long Easter bank holiday weekend of endless warm sunshine and spotless blue skies – it’s been one of our warmest on record. Today is our warmest Easter Monday recorded with highs already at 25C – and temperatures will continue to climb as the Easter weekend draws to a close. With near 14 hours […]