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Cancer doctor shortage 'puts care at risk'

Tue, 19/03/2019 - 02:07
Despite patients urgently needing treatment, 7.5% of key posts are vacant, a study of NHS staffing finds.

UK scientists join race for lab-grown meat

Tue, 19/03/2019 - 01:28
Researchers have grown animal cells on blades of grass - could a slaughter-free bacon supply be feasible?

Frozen musical heads from Broadway to London's West End

Tue, 19/03/2019 - 00:56
The stage adaptation of the Disney movie is coming to the Drury Lane Theatre in 2020.

New Zealand attack: How young people responded

Tue, 19/03/2019 - 00:36
Five of those killed in the Christchurch attack were under 16. Young people held their own vigil.

A celebration of Scotland's Munros and the man who listed them

Tue, 19/03/2019 - 00:19
To mark 100 years since the death of Sir Hugh Munro, climbers pick their favourite Scottish peaks classed as Munros.

NHS infection and safety inquiry begins at Holyrood

Tue, 19/03/2019 - 00:16
MSPs are investigating all healthcare facilities in Scotland following several deaths related to infection outbreaks.

Syrian refugees in Aberystwyth set up pop-up restaurants

Tue, 19/03/2019 - 00:10
The project run by the British Red Cross aims to help families integrate into their new communities.

Emiliano Sala plane crash: Call to investigate more flights

Tue, 19/03/2019 - 00:07
A series of flights around the Cardiff City striker transfer should be investigated, says aviation body.

The candid moments caught in the ladies' loos

Tue, 19/03/2019 - 00:03
Samantha Jagger has been documenting what goes on within the four walls of the women's toilets.

Newspaper headlines: John Bercow's accused of 'destroying Brexit'

Mon, 18/03/2019 - 23:22
Most of Tuesday's papers lead with the surprise ruling on Brexit from Commons Speaker John Bercow.

Witness recalls horror of hotel crush

Mon, 18/03/2019 - 18:42
A teenager recalls being caught up in the Cookstown hotel incident, which left three dead.

Driver who rammed Tesco shop worker jailed

Mon, 18/03/2019 - 18:06
Getaway driver breaks woman's back during attempt to flee store car park with stolen alcohol.

'Stupid' Cadbury treasure hunt ad withdrawn after complaints

Mon, 18/03/2019 - 17:27
Archaeologists said the campaign urging children to dig for treasure could lead people to break the law.

Cookstown witness - 'Everybody just wanted to get inside'

Mon, 18/03/2019 - 16:33
Three teenagers die after reports of a crush at a St Patrick's Day party at a hotel in Cookstown, County Tyrone.

Man's 400-mile drive to help stranger visit dying mother

Mon, 18/03/2019 - 15:27
Dean Moore took a woman from Teesside to Cambridge so she could visit her dying mother.

Cookstown hotel disco 'crush': Three teens dead

Mon, 18/03/2019 - 14:13
The girl and two boys died after an incident outside a hotel hosting a St Patrick's Day event in Tyrone.

Knife crime a 'national crisis', say Lee Pomeroy's sisters

Mon, 18/03/2019 - 14:09
Lee Pomeroy, 51, suffered nine stab wounds when he was attacked in January on a train in Surrey.

M1 Milton Keynes: 'Amazing' escape from lorry and car crash

Mon, 18/03/2019 - 13:58
A lorry clipped the back of a car on a motorway, sending it into the hard shoulder.

Wales fans and players to celebrate Grand Slam at Senedd

Mon, 18/03/2019 - 13:56
Six Nations celebrations are set to continue after DJ-ing, wedding parties and post-match drinks.

Fergus Wilson: Hundreds face eviction as landlord sells property empire

Mon, 18/03/2019 - 13:34
Property tycoon Fergus Wilson is calling it a day after years of controversy over his rental policies.


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