Ambassador Andrei Kelin says the BBC reporter can return if Russian journalists gets UK visas. from: BBC News
from: BBC News The government is to allow butchers into the UK on temporary visas after warnings of mass culls.
from: BBC News The government is issuing 300 visas to overseas fuel tanker drivers “immediately” to ease delivery issues.
The decision extended an earlier move to offer three-month visas to foreign drivers, and came as the government also called on military drivers to help resolve a fuel distribution crisis. From: New York Times
France has accused the north African countries of failing to co-operate over returning nationals. from: BBC News
The move reflects growing alarm within the government about a disruption to supplies that has prompted panic buying and, in some cases, caused fuel to run out at gas stations. From: New York Times
A trade body says filling stations are running out as ministers seek to bring in overseas lorry drivers. from: BBC News
from: BBC News Five things you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic this Sunday.
Some 10,500 foreign lorry drivers and poultry workers will be able to work in the UK until Christmas Eve.
Five things you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic this Saturday.
A lorry driver shortage is leaving shelves empty, and one group wants 10,000 EU visas granted to solve it.
Officials did not say whether Muslims would also be considered. From: New York Times