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Vaginal mesh: UK government told to apologise after 'damning' review

Wed, 08/07/2020 - 00:26
A review has heard how complaints were dismissed as "women's problems" with many left "traumatised".

Black Lives Matter: 'Racism in slaver monument town left me in tears'

Wed, 08/07/2020 - 00:22
Ameer Davies-Rana says it is time to "get rid" a monument to Sir Thomas Picton in Carmarthenshire.

Coronavirus: Childminder anger over 'impossible' restrictions

Wed, 08/07/2020 - 00:16
Coronavirus rules allow only one childcare provider, making life difficult for childminders and parents.

'Rishi Sunak: We need help with rent, money and jobs'

Wed, 08/07/2020 - 00:04
Under-30s have been hardest hit by the lockdown, what do they want from the chancellor's summer update?

Coronavirus: Immunity explained

Wed, 08/07/2020 - 00:00
What you need to know about how the immune system works.

TikTok algorithm promoted anti-Semitic death camp meme

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 23:58
About 100 videos of an offensive song were viewed more than six million times before it took action.

Shooting celebrities: Thirty years behind the lens

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 23:51
Celebrity portrait photographer Andy Gotts celebrates 30 years behind the camera.

Robust plan for PPE 'must be in place for winter'

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 23:51
There must be no shortages in protective gear if the UK faces a second wave of coronavirus, say MPs.

'I was terrified to put on weight' - the 'culture of fear' in British gymnastics

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 22:27
In a special investigation, several gymnasts tell BBC Sport of an alleged "culture of fear" in the sport of weight shaming and abuse.

The spying game: China's global network

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 22:17
The latest controversy around Huawei has shone a spotlight on the murky world of Chinese espionage.

Cumberlege review: The patients who fought for answers

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 22:13
The way patients' concerns over side effects were dealt with is addressed in a long-awaited review.

Bianca Williams: Met refers British sprinter stop-and-search

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 19:20
Footage of Bianca Williams and her partner being searched by officers has sparked controversy.

England cricket team ready for 'massive occasion'

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 19:17
Stand-in captain Ben Stokes says England are ready for the "massive occasion" of the first Test against West Indies, which starts on Wednesday.

DHL to cut 2,200 jobs at Jaguar Land Rover plants

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 18:06
DHL Supply Chain will cut about 40% of its workforce at car plants in the Midlands and North West.

Half of leisure centres could close, warns trade body

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 17:31
The chief executive of a body representing sports facilities calls for a £800m government bailout.

Camilla and Dame Judi on TikTok and learning new lockdown skills

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 16:55
The Duchess of Cornwall and Dame Judi Dench tell 5 Live neither of them had really liked being online before.

Coronavirus: Majority testing positive have no symptoms

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 16:39
A survey by the Office for National Statistics looked at who had been infected in the community in England.

London's North Circular drivers rescued as water floods route

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 16:27
Firefighters help save eight drivers who were stuck in floodwater on the major road in London.

Wales Ineos 4x4 vehicle plant 'suspended' in Bridgend

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 16:23
Plans to build a new factory next to the Ford plant in Bridgend are put on hold by firm Ineos.

Johnny Depp: Claims in The Sun he beat ex-wife 'complete lies', court told

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 16:15
The Hollywood star is suing The Sun newspaper over a story saying he abused his ex-wife Amber Heard.

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