The Scottish government says the lockdown changes are designed to help reunite families and close friends.
The health secretary is accused of "cronyism" but the government says he acted "entirely properly".
The boss of Europe's biggest holiday company thinks successful vaccine programmes can prevent another washout.
The names of the 30 guests who will be at Saturday's funeral service are released by Buckingham Palace.
Charity Hospiscare's "quite staggering" disposal bill is enough to pay for a senior nurse.