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Remembrance Sunday: Soldier silhouettes set up at Blenheim Palace

Sun, 08/11/2020 - 00:05
Blenheim Palace says it hopes the "extraordinary figures" are "a fitting tribute to all the fallen".

How a heartbroken swan found love in lockdown

Sun, 08/11/2020 - 00:02
Two swans who found love in lockdown have inspired an illustrator to turn their story into a book.

'My grandfather's hidden wartime photo album'

Sun, 08/11/2020 - 00:02
Peter Goffin's grandfather told stories about the war, but never showed anyone his collection of 300 photos.

Queen places wreath on Unknown Warrior's grave

Sat, 07/11/2020 - 22:03
The Queen wears a mask for the first time in public, as she visits the grave of the Unknown Warrior, to mark 100 years since he was buried in the Abbey.

Queen wears face mask as she marks Unknown Warrior centenary

Sat, 07/11/2020 - 22:00
The monarch attended a private ceremony in Westminster Abbey to mark 100 years since the burial.

Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney to outline Wrexham plans

Sat, 07/11/2020 - 21:46
Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney will share their vision for the football club on Sunday.

Lord Jonathan Sacks, former chief rabbi, dies aged 72

Sat, 07/11/2020 - 21:21
Lord Sacks was a prolific writer and regularly contributed to BBC Radio 4's Thought for the Day.

Gower sinkhole: Road opens after repairs

Sat, 07/11/2020 - 20:38
The sinkhole was caused by water running onto the road from a nearby farm, the council says.

Boris Johnson congratulates Joe Biden on US election win

Sat, 07/11/2020 - 18:11
The prime minister says he looks forward to "working closely" with Joe Biden and Kamala Harris.

Covid in Scotland: 39 more deaths registered as cases rise

Sat, 07/11/2020 - 17:54
More deaths and cases are recorded in Scotland as a ban on visitors from Denmark comes into effect.

Greater Manchester's NHS hospitals suspend non-urgent care

Sat, 07/11/2020 - 17:48
Greater Manchester hospitals are treating "more Covid patients than at the peak of the first wave".

Coronavirus: Northern Ireland records 15 virus-related deaths

Sat, 07/11/2020 - 17:45
There are also an additional 528 confirmed cases, according to the Department of Heath.

Covid: NHS pressure fears over end of firebreak lockdown

Sat, 07/11/2020 - 16:57
Front-line staff are going off sick due to pressure as the Covid pandemic progresses, unions warn.

Covid-19: More than 100 people attend funeral balloon release

Sat, 07/11/2020 - 16:49
Police say 30 mourners left a service to join a further 80 people at the gathering in a park.

Man fined after 60 turn up to party at Manchester flat

Sat, 07/11/2020 - 16:35
Police say they found people were not distancing and music was being played from large speakers.

Coronavirus: UK bans Denmark visitors over mink Covid-19 fears

Sat, 07/11/2020 - 16:32
And UK citizens returning from the country must isolate with all other household members for 14 days.

Covid: Liverpool testing trial sites doubled after queues on first day

Sat, 07/11/2020 - 16:25
Up to 12,000 people got tested on day one of a city-wide trial, Liverpool's public health boss says.

Princess Diana's brother makes new BBC interview allegations

Sat, 07/11/2020 - 14:21
Notes Earl Spencer says he made suggest Martin Bashir made false and defamatory claims about senior royals.

Belper's mass moo returns for second lockdown

Sat, 07/11/2020 - 13:33
Bovine bellowing will return on the doorsteps of residents in Belper, Derbyshire, for four weeks.

Four hurt in crash closing M1 northbound between Mansfield and Matlock

Sat, 07/11/2020 - 13:18
Highways England say the people sustained minor injuries in the crash involving a van and a car.


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