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Avonmouth explosion: Investigation after four killed in blast

2 hours 53 min ago
Three employees and a contractor were killed in the blast at a water recycling centre in Avonmouth.

Covid-19: UK 'confident' of having 800,000 vaccine doses by next week

3 hours 2 min ago
Alok Sharma says he expects the doses to arrive for the start of the UK's vaccination programme.

Kalli Mantala-Bozos: 'Kind-hearted' doctor dies of Covid-19

3 hours 10 min ago
The 50-year-old clinical psychologist and mother-of-four is described by colleagues as an "inspiration".

Tracy Walker death: Shetland knife murder pair jailed

3 hours 12 min ago
Ross MacDougall and Dawn Smith are jailed for life for killing 40-year-old Tracy Walker in Shetland.

Brexit: Time running out as Brexit trade talks restart

3 hours 22 min ago
The UK warns chances of a breakthrough are "receding", as it negotiates with the EU over business rules.

Covid: Wales 'must act now' insists health minister

3 hours 48 min ago
Wales "could not suppress" Covid after its firebreak lockdown, the health minister says.

Croydon tram crash: Fresh delays to inquest 'unfair'

3 hours 59 min ago
The inquest is now due to start in May 2021, having been postponed in October due to coronavirus.

Disruption after 'thundersnow' hits Scotland

4 hours 1 min ago
Hundreds of residents reported hearing explosions in the early hours of Friday caused by the weather phenomenon.

Coronavirus: NI businesses welcome relaxed rules for Christmas

4 hours 12 min ago
Many businesses can reopen from next Friday, but drink-only pubs must remain closed.

Coronavirus: Nisra records first fall in death toll for two months

4 hours 23 min ago
For the first time in about two months, deaths with coronavirus registered in NI have fallen.

Call for probe into 'missing' £50bn of UK cash

4 hours 43 min ago
The money has disappeared from circulation and is unaccounted for, say MPs and auditors.

'Covid-19 means I can't hug my ill daughter'

5 hours 20 min ago
The family of a disabled woman who lives in a care home say the pandemic has "robbed" them of time together.

Pets at Home to hand back Covid rates relief

5 hours 38 min ago
The retailer follows several supermarkets' lead and will repay £28.9m in business rates relief.

GCSE and A-level exam replacements in Wales must 'stand test of time'

6 hours 53 min ago
Pupils and teachers should get details of what assessments in Wales will look like by January.

Hunter jailed for shooting Welsh cyclist in French Alps

7 hours 45 min ago
Marc Sutton, originally from Caerphilly, was mistaken for a wild boar in the French forest.

The Papers: Vaccine priorities and Brexit deal block

9 hours 55 min ago
The latest twists in the UK's vaccine rollout and trade negotiations with the EU lead the papers.

Covid: Five ways to be better at online uni

13 hours 48 min ago
"It's so hard to concentrate when you're in your own room because they can't see you."

'The rare condition slowly paralysing my arms and legs'

13 hours 50 min ago
Filmmaker Xavier Alford explores up to his rare illness for the first time as it slowly paralyses his arms and legs.

'Covid killed my wife - so I'm taking part in a vaccine trial'

13 hours 50 min ago
The death of Nigel Demaline's wife, Pauline, of Covid-19, prompted him to help test a new vaccine.

Newburgh: The town that loves its 'wonky' Christmas lights

14 hours 4 min ago
The children of Newburgh in Fife have been trusted to design the town's festive illuminations.


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