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Surprise discovery of rare plant at Norfolk 'ghost pond'

Sat, 28/11/2020 - 01:09
A rare wetland plant has reappeared after not being seen for more than a century.

Is it fair for learner drivers to get points on their licence?

Sat, 28/11/2020 - 01:01
An 18 year old in Nottingham overturned three points he faced over a traffic offence during a lesson.

Sexual abuse: 'My boyfriend assaulted me and filmed it as I slept'

Sat, 28/11/2020 - 00:52
Emma was unaware she was being abused and filmed in her own home over a period of months.

Nick Robinson: Let's give politicians a chance to speak human

Sat, 28/11/2020 - 00:40
Today presenter Nick Robinson on why the political interview is in need of a rethink.

Covid-19: 'People have got clean on Zoom - that's amazing'

Sat, 28/11/2020 - 00:38
Jade Hargreaves says video-calling during lockdown has helped people beat addiction.

Coronation Street: Pandemic sees soap scrap 60th anniversary stunt

Sat, 28/11/2020 - 00:31
The soap has been forced to "go back to brass tacks" to mark its birthday, its producer says.

Covid ICU: A reality check on the virus's second wave

Sat, 28/11/2020 - 00:16
Aberdeen is not a Covid-19 hotspot but pressure on intensive care unit staff is starting to show.

Covid-19: Working from home leads to house price rise in Wales

Sat, 28/11/2020 - 00:01
With no commute or office working, many people have focused on home life, says the Principality.

Topshop owner Arcadia on brink of collapse

Fri, 27/11/2020 - 20:05
The company could make an announcement as soon as Monday - putting 13,000 jobs at risk.

Covid: People in tier two 'will have to leave pub after meal'

Fri, 27/11/2020 - 19:48
People can only drink when eating, under new restrictions, the prime minister's spokesman confirms.

Covid in Wales: Greater restrictions for pubs ahead of Christmas

Fri, 27/11/2020 - 19:36
Bowling alleys and indoor entertainment venues will also have to close under new restrictions.

Covid tiers: Boris Johnson says measures will bring clarity

Fri, 27/11/2020 - 18:57
The PM hits back at criticism from Tory MPs that post-lockdown restrictions are not properly targeted.

Covid: Has England's lockdown worked?

Fri, 27/11/2020 - 18:57
England is moving out of national restrictions into a tougher tier system than before. But why?

Ex-Great Ormond Street porter admits child sex abuse

Fri, 27/11/2020 - 18:52
Paul Farrell, 55, of Camden, London, admits 58 sex offences against children.

Covid: Groombridge village pubs split by 'perplexing' tiers

Fri, 27/11/2020 - 18:41
One pub discovers it can open next week but another - less than half a mile away - will remain shut.

Covid in Wales: mass testing to be extended to lower Cynon valley

Fri, 27/11/2020 - 18:19
People living and working in the lower Cynon valley will be eligible for a test.

Brexit: What is a level playing field?

Fri, 27/11/2020 - 18:17
What are people talking about when they refer to a level playing field and what has it to do with Brexit?

Bolton park stab death: Child-killer 'missed taking medication'

Fri, 27/11/2020 - 18:11
Emily Jones, seven, had her throat cut by a stranger as she played in Queen's Park, Bolton.

Brexit: Face-to-face trade talks to resume in London

Fri, 27/11/2020 - 17:56
The EU's Michel Barnier will arrive on Friday evening, as Boris Johnson insists a deal can be done.

Covid Christmas: 'Avoid board games and sleepovers'

Fri, 27/11/2020 - 17:41
Scientists spell out measures to minimise coronavirus infection risk when rules are relaxed at Christmas.

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