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US Air Force worker denies causing crash death

Wed, 21/12/2022 - 11:29
Mikayla Hayes is alleged to have caused the death of father-of-one Matthew Day in August.

Most expensive streets in England and Wales revealed

Wed, 21/12/2022 - 10:12
All 10 of the most expensive streets in England are in south and west London, according to Halifax.

Strike: What will ambulances respond to on Wednesday?

Wed, 21/12/2022 - 09:19
What you need to know about emergency care during the ambulance strike.

Terry Hall was diagnosed with cancer before his death, his bandmate reveals

Wed, 21/12/2022 - 09:06
The Specials star had pancreatic cancer which spread to his liver, says bassist Horace Panter.

Cost of living: If no one comes we close early, says pub

Wed, 21/12/2022 - 08:12
Almost 90% of pubs are considering shorter opening hours over winter as bills rise, according to a new survey.

The two sides of Scotland's gender law debate

Wed, 21/12/2022 - 06:16
MSPs are set to decide on the controversial plans to reform gender recognition legislation.

Olly Stephens: Concerns about killer's violent nature raised before killing

Wed, 21/12/2022 - 06:10
Worries about a teenager's violent nature were repeatedly raised before he murdered 13-year-old Olly Stephens.

Migrants detained illegally, official email claims

Wed, 21/12/2022 - 00:44
Hundreds of people were sent to immigration removal centres after Manston exceeded capacity, emails show.

'I was homeless - now dozens join my Christmas hikes'

Wed, 21/12/2022 - 00:04
Damon Alexander-Cole became homeless in 2020 and found that walking helped him to rebuild his life.

Newspaper headlines: 'You'd better watch out' and 'avoid taking risks'

Tue, 20/12/2022 - 23:49
Warnings from ministers and NHS bosses ahead of Wednesday's ambulance strike cover front pages.

People aged 16 and 17 to be allowed to change gender

Tue, 20/12/2022 - 23:10
The Scottish government rejects calls from some of its own MSPs to keep the legal age at 18.

Ambulance strike: Poor pay impacting our health, says worker

Tue, 20/12/2022 - 23:01
One ambulance worker says some colleagues cannot afford "quality food" and also rely on food banks.

Nurses' strike: 'If we have to, we'll continue to strike'

Tue, 20/12/2022 - 21:58
The PM insists he won’t back down against striking workers, as nurses demand a 19% pay rise.

Ambulance strike causing deep worry, say NHS bosses

Tue, 20/12/2022 - 21:49
There is likely to be major disruption as paramedics, call handlers and emergency care assistants go on strike on Wednesday.

Rishi Sunak refusing to budge on pay as strike action escalates

Tue, 20/12/2022 - 19:39
The prime minister is under pressure to reopen nurses' pay talks, as ambulance workers prepare for walk outs.

Police investigate Conservative MP Bob Stewart's Bahrain comment

Tue, 20/12/2022 - 17:40
Scotland Yard says it received an online report from a man alleging he had been verbally racially abused.

Shoreham air crash victims unlawfully killed, coroner concludes

Tue, 20/12/2022 - 16:42
Eleven men died when a jet crashed on to the A27 in West Sussex during the 2015 Shoreham Airshow.

Dagenham deaths: Woman charged with murdering two young boys

Tue, 20/12/2022 - 15:30
The boys, aged two and five, were found dead at a home in east London on Friday afternoon.

Avoid contact sports during ambulance strikes, says minister

Tue, 20/12/2022 - 14:58
Will Quince also urges people not to make unnecessary car journeys during action by ambulance workers.

NHS strikes: Military train to drive ambulances at London barracks

Tue, 20/12/2022 - 14:38
The personnel are among 600 members of the armed forces providing assistance during strikes.


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