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 2020-09-24 18:40 

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Mercury Prize-winner Michael Kiwanuka: 'I am not an imposter'...

How the London singer-songwriter battled crippling self-doubt to make one of the year's best albums....

 2020-09-24 17:25 

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Coronavirus: Arts sector money finally agreed in Covid package...

Finance Minister Conor Murphy outlined details which also include support for councils and tourism....

 2020-09-24 17:23 

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British soldier Major Robert Campbell cleared over Iraqi teenager's death in 2003...

Maj Robert Campbell says he has "finally been exonerated" after 17 years of repeated investigations....

 2020-09-24 17:00 

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Parkrun: October return scrapped due to coronavirus measures...

Plans to resume weekly mass participation Parkrun events in October have been scrapped due to the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-09-24 16:58 

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Finchley rapist attacked woman a week after arriving in UK...

Mihai Roban is jailed for a raping a woman in north London at the start of the year....

 2020-09-24 16:49 

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Covid: Scottish university students banned from going to pubs...

Students are told not to socialise outside of their accommodation in a bid to stem a spate of coronavirus outbreaks....

 2020-09-24 16:28 

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Coronavirus: Denmark and Slovakia on UK quarantine list...

No countries have been added to the UK's safe list this week, the transport secretary says....

 2020-09-24 16:16 

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UK can be 'Saudi Arabia of wind power' - PM...

The UK prime minister says the UK holds extraordinary potential for wind power....

 2020-09-24 16:08 

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Bafta Film Awards to add nominees after diversity row...

The overhaul of the Bafta Film Awards follows criticism of the event for its lack of diversity....

 2020-09-24 16:04 

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Covid: Morrisons limits sales of disinfectant and toilet rolls...

The supermarket chain restricts sales of some ranges, including toilet rolls and disinfectants....

 2020-09-24 15:41 

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Tiny 'teapot' found in Derbyshire garage sells for 390k...

The 18th Century Chinese wine ewer found in a lockdown clearout was nearly given to a charity shop....

 2020-09-24 15:11 

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Covid-19: New Jobs Support Scheme 'will not stop mass redundancies'...

The Scottish Tourism Alliance says the chancellor's new measures to replace the furlough scheme do not go far enough....

 2020-09-24 14:26 

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NHS Covid-19 app: How to install and use it...

This guide explains how to install the NHS Covid-19 app on Android smartphones and iPhones....

 2020-09-24 14:24 

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What do university Covid outbreaks mean for Scotland's students?...

We've got the answers to some of the key questions about the effects of the pandemic on Scotland's students....

 2020-09-24 14:12 

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Covid in Scotland: How do you self-isolate in a student flat?...

Wearing PPE to go to the loo and timetables to use the kitchen are the reality for quarantining students....

 2020-09-24 14:02 

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Covid-19: How is Leicester coping with lockdown?...

How is Leicester coping with life under the UK's longest-running coronavirus lockdown?...

 2020-09-24 13:42 

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Covid-19: Dad lost weight to attend daughter's birth...

Gavin Jackson was warned to lose weight or miss the birth of his daughter....

 2020-09-24 13:12 

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Jobs Support Scheme: Conor Murphy seeks clarity from Treasury...

Conor Murphy welcomes the fact there measures to replace furlough but says he still has "concerns"....

 2020-09-24 12:40 

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Scottish university outbreaks 'should have been predicted'...

Opposition parties press Nicola Sturgeon on why she was not better prepared for outbreaks at universities....

 2020-09-24 12:13 

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Labour: Dodds reaction to Sunak Job Support Scheme...

The shadow chancellor says half of her 40 requests for targeted wage support for workers were "rebuffed" by the government....

 2020-09-24 12:07 

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Furlough: Chancellor reveals new support for Wales...

Thousands of Welsh workers could benefit from the new job support scheme which will replace furlough....

 2020-09-24 11:57 

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Black barrister 'mistaken for defendant three times'...

Alexandra Wilson says she was challenged by court staff who assumed she was there to face charges....

 2020-09-24 11:52 

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Chancellor Rishi Sunak announces new Job Support Scheme...

The UK chancellor said the Job Support Scheme would start in November and last for six months....

 2020-09-24 11:51 

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Sir David Attenborough joins Instagram to warn 'the world is in trouble'...

The broadcaster gained more than 200,000 followers within an hour of posting his first video....

 2020-09-24 11:47 

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Ryan Reynolds: Wrexham school friends 'predicted' arrival...

Did a joke about life drawing spark the Hollywood star's interest in Wrexham's football club?...

 2020-09-24 11:37 

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Anthony Lewis: Life for 'predatory' children's entertainer...

Anthony Lewis used his role to target events which gave him access to young children, police say....

 2020-09-24 11:13 

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Covid: Rise in number of patients in intensive care in Wales...

There are more patients with Covid-19 in hospital beds, including critical care, NHS figures show....

 2020-09-24 11:05 

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Hancock: 'Upgrade' may be needed to access NHS Covid app...

Health Secretary Matt Hancock said he understood "the challenges" around downloading the NHS Covid-19 app....

 2020-09-24 11:04 

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Chancellor unveils emergency jobs scheme...

Government to top up wages of workers covering up to two-thirds of their hours for next six months, Chancellor Rishi Sunak announces...

 2020-09-24 10:45 

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Coronavirus: Test turnaround times getting longer in England...

Under a third of tests done in community testing centres in England are processed within 24 hours....

 2020-09-24 09:12 

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Britain's Got Talent: Alesha Dixon BLM necklace prompts 1,900 complaints...

Some viewers of Britain's Got Talent were unhappy with the judge's reference to Black Lives Matter....

 2020-09-24 09:08 

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Alan Partridge statue appears in centre of Norwich...

The brass statue of the fictional radio broadcaster was created by two super fans and exclaims "Aha!"...

 2020-09-24 08:59 

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Hancock refuses to rule out Christmas student lockdown...

Students could face a Christmas university lockdown amid coronavirus outbreaks, Hancock acknowledges....

 2020-09-24 08:10 

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Man arrested after body found on fire in Mitcham...

Police found the body of 23-year-old Loeike Guei on fire on Mitcham Common, south London....

 2020-09-24 08:04 

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Cineworld swings to huge loss after virus closures...

The cinema chain warns it may need to raise more money in the event of further coronavirus restrictions....

 2020-09-24 07:44 

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Covid: Pub-goers in Wales 'likely to get 20 minutes to drink up'...

Rules in Wales are different to England, where pubs and restaurants must close at 22:00....

 2020-09-24 06:40 

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Covid: Drefach sports club 'deeply sorry' for outbreak...

Fourteen coronavirus cases were linked to an awards ceremony at Drefach Cricket and Football Club....

 2020-09-24 06:24 

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M4 closed both ways after two accidents in the early hours...

One crash left a car overturned in the carriageway, while a second involved three lorries....

 2020-09-24 06:15 

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The newspaper legend who started local and changed the world...

A newspaper editor who became famous for his campaigning journalism....

 2020-09-24 06:04 

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Sturgeon calls for stronger UK Covid restrictions...

Scotland's first minister writes to Boris Johnson saying further action is needed urgently....

 2020-09-24 06:02 

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Sir Harold Evans: Former Sunday Times editor dies aged 92...

The British-American journalist, publisher and author was renowned for his campaigns against injustice....

 2020-09-24 05:50 

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Two Bournemouth hotels evacuated due to fire nearby...

The fire at a derelict hotel in Bournemouth has spread to the roof of one of the neighbouring hotels....

 2020-09-24 05:20 

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Coronavirus: Ministers to discuss imposing hospitality curfew...

Pubs and restaurants in the UK must close at 22:00 BST and in the Republic of Ireland it is 23:30....

 2020-09-24 03:52 

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Two men killed in Salford crash during police pursuit...

Police had been pursuing a speeding car when it crashed with two other vehicles in Salford....

 2020-09-24 01:53 

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Covid-19: UK volunteers could be given virus to test vaccine...

'Human challenge trials' to test the effectiveness of possible Covid vaccines may be held in London....

 2020-09-24 00:20 

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Climate change and Covid economy 'must be tackled together'...

Ideas such as giving young people work on nature projects are being looked at by a government body....

 2020-09-24 00:20 

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Ford Bridgend closure 'grieving process' for workforce...

Most of the workforce at the Bridgend engine plant are expected to finish on Thursday....

 2020-09-24 00:02 

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Flu jabs limited due to high demand...

A leading chain, facing unprecedented demand, suspends its appointment booking system....

 2020-09-23 23:54 

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Coronavirus: UK lacking leadership, says ex-civil service head...

Ministers have "over-promised and under-delivered", former civil service head Lord O'Donnell says....

 2020-09-23 23:37 

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Covid-19: Sunak set to unveil emergency jobs scheme...

The chancellor is expected to announce new measures to replace the furlough scheme which expires next month....

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