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Coronavirus: Care homes to get free PPE until March under winter plan

Fri, 18/09/2020 - 02:09
A new chief nurse will also be hired to provide more guidance, as part of the government's winter plan.

Britons reminded over post-Brexit travel

Fri, 18/09/2020 - 01:58
A public information campaign reminds travellers to the EU to have six months left on their passports.

How the Kanneh-Masons hope to demystify classical music

Fri, 18/09/2020 - 01:40
The siblings on making their first group album with help from Michael Morpurgo and Olivia Colman.

Van Morrison to release lockdown protest songs

Fri, 18/09/2020 - 01:11
The musician attacks the government and "scientists making up crooked facts" in his latest music.

Schools in poorer areas lack catch-up cash

Fri, 18/09/2020 - 01:08
Schools in disadvantaged areas could be "badly placed" for funding, says Institute for Fiscal Studies.

Coronavirus testing: Simple test gives results in 90 minutes

Fri, 18/09/2020 - 01:02
The device is already being used in some hospitals to identify Covid patients.

Coronavirus: Tighter national rules considered by government

Fri, 18/09/2020 - 01:00
The government is considering a few weeks of England-wide restrictions to slow a second coronavirus surge.

Lockdown 'sexting' blackmail concerns for young people sharing images

Fri, 18/09/2020 - 00:32
One victim was duped into sending nude photographs to someone she later found out was an adult.

Quiz of the week: Who scored the Premier League's opening goal?

Fri, 18/09/2020 - 00:31
How closely have you been paying attention to what's been going on during the past seven days?

Breaking down the Brexit border problem

Fri, 18/09/2020 - 00:21
BBC's Ros Atkins explains the latest Brexit row and the thorny issue of customs checks and Northern Ireland.

Grace Handling death: 'I am haunted by not being able to protect her'

Fri, 18/09/2020 - 00:21
Stewart Handling feels like he failed his 13-year-old daughter Grace, who died after taking the Class A drug.

'They used my picture and I should've got paid for it'

Fri, 18/09/2020 - 00:12
Some call them copyright trolls, but these companies say they defend photographers' rights.

Climate Change: Is the movement diverse enough?

Fri, 18/09/2020 - 00:12
Too white? Too middle class? Activist Fatima explores the climate change movement's diversity.

No new 2p or £2 coins to be made for 10 years

Fri, 18/09/2020 - 00:09
Coin mountains in storage mean The Royal Mint has no plans to produce any more for a decade.

Rail nationalisations may be coming down the track

Fri, 18/09/2020 - 00:08
Control of certain struggling franchises could be handed back to the government, sources say.

What maths is involved in stirring a cup of tea?

Fri, 18/09/2020 - 00:05
A professor has won £2.3m for applying complex maths to simple situations - like stirring tea.

Tashan Daniel's Tube station killers lodge appeals

Fri, 18/09/2020 - 00:02
Aspiring athlete Tashan Daniel was stabbed to death on his way to an Arsenal match.

Covid-19 death teacher 'forgotten' by government, says family

Fri, 18/09/2020 - 00:02
Alan Fitchett's family call for a public inquiry into the government's handling of the pandemic.

Coronavirus: North-east England local lockdown begins

Fri, 18/09/2020 - 00:01
Early pub closures and restrictions on households mixing came into force at midnight.

The Papers: Hospitals plan for second spike, and more testing

Thu, 17/09/2020 - 23:18
A mix of stories on the coronavirus lead Friday's front pages.

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