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Eliza Rose scores UK's 1,400th number one single

Fri, 02/09/2022 - 17:54
The DJ and former record shop employee tops the charts with her track BOTA (Baddest Of Them All).

Unions call off Scottish school and bin strikes

Fri, 02/09/2022 - 17:38
Hundreds of schools had been due to close next week alongside a fresh round of strikes by refuse workers

Partygate probe is flawed and unfair, says lawyer advising Boris Johnson

Fri, 02/09/2022 - 15:56
MPs are examining whether Boris Johnson misled Parliament over Covid rule-breaking events in No 10.

Lilia Valutyte: Funeral held for Boston stabbing victim

Fri, 02/09/2022 - 15:30
Hundreds of mourners lined the streets of Boston to pay their respects to Lilia Valutyte.

Martin Bashir Diana interview: BBC donates sales to charity

Fri, 02/09/2022 - 15:12
The corporation says the funds were shared between seven charities linked to the Princess of Wales.

UK's former ambassador imprisoned in Myanmar

Fri, 02/09/2022 - 15:12
It comes after Vicky Bowman and her husband were arrested for violating immigration laws.

The people who wish they had an energy price cap

Fri, 02/09/2022 - 01:56
Thousands of families in homes with community heating are not protected by the energy price cap.

Bristol Zoo memories as 'major part' of city's life closes

Fri, 02/09/2022 - 01:07
The zoo, known for its international conservation work, is closing its doors for the final time after 186 years.

When is a bestseller not necessarily a bestseller?

Fri, 02/09/2022 - 00:49
When publishers pay to get on a shop's bestselling shelves or staff base rankings on sales forecasts.

Dangerous e-bike chargers found on Amazon and eBay

Fri, 02/09/2022 - 00:26
The products have since been removed from sale after an investigation by a consumer safety charity.

Scottish firms facing 200% energy bill rises 'are the lucky ones'

Fri, 02/09/2022 - 00:17
The body which speaks for Scotland's small businesses says hikes of 500% are not unusual.

'My mesh horror story is now on public display'

Fri, 02/09/2022 - 00:16
Lisa Megginson had her transvaginal mesh tape surgically removed after years of health problems.

The Papers: 'Blow to Partygate probe' and cost-of-living latest

Fri, 02/09/2022 - 00:16
Friday's papers carry claims about an MPs' probe into Partygate and more on soaring energy costs.

Forest set new record after transfer-window rush

Fri, 02/09/2022 - 00:15
Nottingham Forest set a new British record for the most players signed during the transfer window, despite failing to land Michy Batshuayi

Uncertainty remains over some people's energy rebates

Fri, 02/09/2022 - 00:11
Park home residents, tenants and others will receive cost of living payments but uncertainty remains.

Prostate cancer symptoms and treatment: What to check for

Fri, 02/09/2022 - 00:08
One in eight men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in their lifetime.

Scottish government talks to end council strikes to continue

Fri, 02/09/2022 - 00:02
Nicola Sturgeon's meetings with council chiefs and unions continued late into Thursday night.

Wife assault MP Jonathan Edwards asks Plaid members to intervene

Thu, 01/09/2022 - 22:57
Jonathan Edwards also accuses Plaid Cymru leader Adam Price of saying "spiteful" things about him.

Cost of living: School uniform logos could be scrapped in Wales

Thu, 01/09/2022 - 22:57
The Welsh government will hold a consultation on making uniforms cheaper by dropping logos.

Enagh Lough: Vigil held for teenage boys who drowned

Thu, 01/09/2022 - 21:28
Those in attendance on Thursday evening held candles in memory of Reuven Simon and Joseph Sebastian.

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