George Floyd death: Thousands turn out for UK anti-racism protests

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionProtesters gathered in Parliament Square in LondonThousands of people have joined anti-racism demonstrations across the UK.The protests, sparked by the death of George Floyd in the US, are being held in cities including London, Manchester, Cardiff, Leicester and Sheffield.In London, protesters knelt for a minute's silence before chanting...

Penneys to reopen Irish stores from Friday

Penneys, the Irish street fashion retailer, has announced it will reopen its Irish stores from next Friday, June 12th, having previously announced it would not be reopening next week. The clothing chain had been working towards June 29th, which was the original date for the reopening of larger retailers under the Government’s plan, before that date was accelerated by Ministers to Monday 8th....