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Ipswich and Yorkshire councils lose asylum hotels legal fight

Fri, 11/11/2022 - 20:23
Two councils fail to block asylum seekers being relocated to large hotels in their areas.

Which new laws have been held up or shelved?

Fri, 11/11/2022 - 18:37
There are question marks over some high-profile legislation, including on online safety and renters' reform.

Iran diplomat summoned by UK over journalist threat claims

Fri, 11/11/2022 - 18:10
Britain's Foreign Secretary says "intimidation of any kind" towards the press will not be tolerated.

British embassy security guard David Smith admits spying for Russia

Fri, 11/11/2022 - 17:10
David Smith pleads guilty to collecting intelligence and leaking secret documents while in Berlin.

'Warning lights flash' as more workers seek help, says Citizens Advice

Fri, 11/11/2022 - 16:53
The number of people in work seeking crisis support from Citizens Advice has more than doubled since 2020.

Kate Winslet covers mum's £17,000 energy bill

Fri, 11/11/2022 - 16:47
The mother's bill was sky-high because she has to run life support equipment for her daughter, age 12.

Priti Patel withheld documents from Novichok public inquiry

Fri, 11/11/2022 - 16:40
The former home secretary signed a restriction preventing their disclosure "without consultation".

'Finding my baby after 76 years is a big relief'

Fri, 11/11/2022 - 16:20
Marjorie Rigby, 102, did not know what happened to her stillborn daughter.

Two-minute Armistice Day silence held across the UK

Fri, 11/11/2022 - 13:45
This year's commemorations involved the recently restored Big Ben striking 11 times.

Downham stabbing death: George David, 16, sought by police

Fri, 11/11/2022 - 13:44
George David, 16, is being urged to hand himself in for questioning by murder detectives.

Bradford Movie Makers: How a bunch of amateurs hit the silver screen

Fri, 11/11/2022 - 11:52
Bradford Movie Makers is one of the oldest groups for fans of amateur cinema in the UK.

Matt Hancock: Why is ex-health secretary a controversial figure?

Fri, 11/11/2022 - 11:45
Some fellow I'm A Celebrity stars appeared uncomfortable with the ex-health secretary being in the jungle.

Parents likely to face rise in nursery costs

Fri, 11/11/2022 - 08:43
Spending on free childcare in England is predicted to fall by 8% in real-terms over the next two years.

Recession looms as UK economy starts to shrink

Fri, 11/11/2022 - 08:40
It comes after the Bank of England warns the UK is facing a two-year financial slump.

Just Stop Oil: M25 protests to be halted

Fri, 11/11/2022 - 08:31
The environmental group says it will not hold any more protests "for the foreseeable future".

Tube strike: Services slowly return as bus queues form

Fri, 11/11/2022 - 08:23
Some London Underground lines are not running after a 24-hour walkout by RMT members ends.

Police are failing crime victims, says UK neighbourhood officer

Fri, 11/11/2022 - 08:08
Chief constable Olivia Pinkney says officers spend too long working on behalf of other services.

Bus and adult care services face cuts, English councils warn

Fri, 11/11/2022 - 07:56
Councils across England say they will have to axe everyday services as their finances are squeezed.

Transfer test: Academic selection 'perpetuates divisions'

Fri, 11/11/2022 - 06:37
Queen's University researchers say the current system "disadvantages the most disadvantaged".

Melika Balali: I got threats from Iran for wrestling in Scotland

Fri, 11/11/2022 - 06:28
Melika Balali says she has been given police security after the Iranian government tried to find her.

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