- UKIP: Ex-Conservative minister Neil Hamilton elected party leader October 19, 2021Mr Hamilton joined UKIP in 2011 and represented the party in the Welsh Parliament for five years.
- Lord Janner: Police shut down MP child abuse investigations - report October 19, 2021An inquiry finds police seemed "reluctant to investigate" claims against former MP Lord Janner.
- Net zero announcement: UK sets out plans to cut greenhouse gas emissions October 19, 2021The government reveals its long-awaited strategy days before global leaders meet for COP26 in Glasgow.
- Heat pump grants worth £5,000 to replace gas boilers not enough, say critics October 19, 2021The England and Wales subsidies cover just 90,000 gas boilers out of more than 20 million households.
- Boris Johnson defends UK switching to green power by 2035 October 19, 2021The PM defends plans to move entirely to green power generation by 2035, saying that it is propelled by "consumer choice".