The former British prime minister on how Joe Biden will change the US presidency.
Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown has called on Boris Johnson to extend free school meals.
By Kate Whannel
By Jennifer Scott
BBC News online political reporter
Former prime minister Gordon Brown has called the government's planned Internal Market Bill "self-harm".
The UK and Scottish governments must radically increase their coronavirus testing targets, former prime minister Gordon Brown has said.
A report from Our Scottish Future, a think tank launched by the former Labour leader, says testing needs to be stepped up dramatically.
Mr Brown said the Scottish government's target for a 15,500 daily testing capacity by the end of May is not enough as routine checks on 800,000 key workers north of the border are needed.
He added: "It's now clear that mass testing across the community is the only way to give people the confidence to get back to work."
The G20 must persuade President Trump to back the WHO, the ex-UK prime minister Gordon Brown says.
The former UK prime minster says the world needs to overcome "aggressive nationalism" and act globally.
By Laura Kuenssberg
BBC political editor
BBC Look North
North East and Cumbria
The former Labour Prime Minister, Gordon Brown, will address a conference in Newcastle today.
Mr Brown is a speaker at an event looking at the constitutional history and future of the UK, which being held at the Discovery Museum.
Other politicians, academics, journalists and a comedian will be taking part in discussions today and tomorrow.Copyright: PA Media
Speaking to the BBC's political editor Laura Kuenssberg, former prime minister Gordon Brown has warned the United Kingdom "could end" unless the UK "fundamentally changes".