Ms Sturgeon faced fury from her political opponents last night over her plans to hold a divisive independence referendum as the nation recovers from Covid-19.
Snowfall in some areas dampens hopes of businesses reopening their doors for first time in monthsCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe lifting of lockdown restrictions to allow people in England to use pub beer gardens and dine in the outdoor areas of restaurants is being met by snowfall, as a spring cold snap hits.
Zooms and theme parks reopening to entertain beleagured families while it’s back to work for beauticians, driving instructors and librarians
Acceleration of roadmap follows better than expected Covid data
Experts are warning coronavirus cases will spike next week and the country could be plunged into a fourth lockdown if people fail to heed advice over the Easter bank holiday weekend.
End of ‘stay at home’ order releases relatives and friends to reunite – but prime minister warns ‘we must remain cautious’