February 11, 2022

Cost of pasta and tinned tomatoes jumps as shop prices rise

Research for the BBC suggests the price of 15 food staples across four supermarkets has risen 8% in a year. Image source, Getty Images The price of pasta, tinned tomatoes and strawberry jam jumped last year as the cost of supermarket staples rose, new figures for the BBC suggest. Overall, the price of a basket […]

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Russia-Ukraine crisis: UK nationals told to leave Ukraine

Boris Johnson tells world leaders he fears for the security of Europe amid tensions with Russia. Image source, Reuters British nationals in Ukraine should leave the country now – while commercial means are available, the Foreign Office has said. This came as the US warned Russia could invade “any day now” and told its own […]

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Trucker protests: Ontario calls state of emergency

Demonstrations continue to shut down parts of Ottawa as well as vital border crossings. Image source, Getty Images Ontario has declared a state of emergency in response to two weeks of protests against Covid restrictions. The order came as protests continue to restrict traffic on a border bridge that is vital for US-Canada trade. Blocking […]

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WSL’s top two end goalless despite late drama

Arsenal maintain their two-point advantage over Chelsea at the top of the Women’s Super League table after a dramatic goalless draw at Kingsmeadow.Arsenal maintain their two-point advantage over Chelsea at the top of the Women’s Super League table after a dramatic goalless draw at Kingsmeadow.

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