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Coronavirus: Higher ethnic death risk 'not linked to health'

Fri, 16/10/2020 - 15:23
Where people live and the jobs they do are more likely to explain the differences, research shows.

Fishmonger's Hall attack: Prevent officers for Usman Khan 'lacked training'

Fri, 16/10/2020 - 15:13
Officers handling a convicted terrorist who killed two people had "no specific training", a court hears.

Harry Vaughan: House of Lords clerk's son a 'neo-Nazi Satanist'

Fri, 16/10/2020 - 15:10
Harry Vaughan, who admits 14 terror charges, held "extreme" right-wing views, a court hears.

Covid: 'Massive disappointment' over Lancashire tier 3 move

Fri, 16/10/2020 - 14:49
New Covid restrictions in Lancashire are "basically suffocating" trade, one pub boss says.

Covid: Lancashire to move to highest alert level

Fri, 16/10/2020 - 14:31
The move to tier three, after intensive talks, sees pubs and car boot sales closed but gyms stay open.

Coronavirus infections still rising rapidly

Fri, 16/10/2020 - 14:26
The R number has crept up to 1.3-1.5, with growth of the epidemic still widespread.

Jeremy Farrar: We need a national consensus for the way forward

Fri, 16/10/2020 - 13:35
A leading scientist who sits on the SAGE committee that advises the government says the current row between Westminster and local leaders is “very dangerous”.

DJ Sideman says BBC cannot push race issues 'under the rug'

Fri, 16/10/2020 - 10:03
The DJ, who quit the BBC over a racist slur in a news report, says it must improve its diversity.

Covid: Anglesey carer losing sight after eye operation delays

Fri, 16/10/2020 - 08:00
Terry Thomas is almost blind after routine eye surgery was repeatedly cancelled.

Slow map: Mapping Britain's intercity footpaths

Fri, 16/10/2020 - 06:00
A geographer wants to help people find their feet by mapping the best routes to walk between towns.

'I'm sick of influencers asking for free cake'

Fri, 16/10/2020 - 01:41
Some small businesses are resisting calls from social media influencers for free gifts.

Brian Conley: It 'means so much' to be getting back on stage as Scrooge

Fri, 16/10/2020 - 01:31
Brian Conley is to play Scrooge in one of the UK's biggest stage shows since lockdown.

Extreme weather: October downpour sees UK's wettest day on record

Fri, 16/10/2020 - 01:29
Persistent rain on Saturday October has broken the record for the wettest day across the whole of the UK.

The closed Edinburgh cinema costing £20,000 a month to run

Fri, 16/10/2020 - 01:25
BBC Scotland has a peak inside the Dominion to find out from the usually private family owners what it takes to operate an empty cinema.

Covid in Scotland: Tighter rules introduced on face coverings

Fri, 16/10/2020 - 01:24
They are to be required in workplace canteens, with more areas affected from Monday.

Victoria Wood biography explores her 'painful' childhood

Fri, 16/10/2020 - 01:08
The authorised account of the comedian's life reveals the troubled origins of her public genius.

Gyms and coronavirus: What are the facts?

Fri, 16/10/2020 - 01:04
Areas where transmission is highest in England are shutting gyms, but does the science support it?

Covid: Anglesey man 'almost blind' after cataract eye op wait

Fri, 16/10/2020 - 00:57
Carer Terry Thomas, 72, has given his seriously ill partner the wrong medication due to his sight.

Covid: Wales ban on people visiting from UK hotspots begins

Fri, 16/10/2020 - 00:55
There are questions over how the move will be policed and whether it will cause "division".

Quiz of the week: Christmas shopping, Queen's Birthday Honours and bombs

Fri, 16/10/2020 - 00:45
How closely have you been paying attention to what's been going on during the past seven days?

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