Sir Ian McKellen calls on the government to support the arts.

Sir Ian McKellen has urged the government to invest in the arts and said he was a little "nervous" about theatres opening up again as he takes on the role of Hamlet.

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BREAKING: Simone Biles to compete in balance beam final in Tokyo Olympics.

BREAKING: Simone Biles to compete in balance beam final in Tokyo Olympics.

Simone Biles, who has pulled out of several events at the Tokyo Olympics citing the need to protect her mental health, will compete in the balance beam final, USA Gymnastics has said. The four-time Olympic gold medallist ruled herself out of the v...

Sky News Breakfast on Monday 2nd August

Sky News Breakfast on Monday 2nd August

On Sky News Breakfast this morning, 1. As fully vaccinated passengers from the US and EU start arriving in the UK without having to quarantine, Conservative backbenchers call for clearer rules on foreign travel. 2. The International Olympic Commit...

The Press Preview: A first look at Monday's newspaper headlines.

The Press Preview: A first look at Monday's newspaper headlines.

Gillian Joseph takes a first look at Monday's newspaper headlines, with the columnist Steve Richards, and political commentator Salma Shah. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: Follow us on Twitter: Like us on Facebook: Follow us on I...

Attacks intensify in Afghanistan after withdrawal of western forces.

Attacks intensify in Afghanistan after withdrawal of western forces.

Taliban rockets struck an airport in Afghanistan overnight as clashes continue to intensify in the region following the withdrawal of western forces. President Joe Biden has announced the withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan would conclude by ...

Another level of Team GB athleticism seen in Tokyo

Another level of Team GB athleticism seen in Tokyo

The success of Team GB at this Olympics can't be understated as more medals are fought and won. Charlotte Worthington wins gold in the BMX freestyle after landing a 360 backflip which has never before been performed in female competition. Swimmer ...