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Covid: North East alcohol consumption 'a tsunami of harm', campaigner fears

Mon, 19/04/2021 - 12:45
The young are "less likely" to drink at "risky levels" than the middle aged, a campaigner says.

Harry Richford: East Kent NHS Trust pleads guilty over baby death

Mon, 19/04/2021 - 12:30
East Kent Hospitals Trust admits failings that came to light after family's campaign for "justice".

Lorna Brooke: Amateur jockey dies in hospital after Taunton fall

Mon, 19/04/2021 - 12:29
Amateur jockey Lorna Brooke dies in hospital after a fall during a race at Taunton earlier this month.

In pictures: Scotland's locked-down avalanche season

Mon, 19/04/2021 - 12:27
Avalanche forecasters were among the few people able to venture into snow-covered mountains.

Shoppers making 'revenge purchases' flock back to High Street

Mon, 19/04/2021 - 11:58
Shoppers flocked back to the High Street last week to treat themselves after non-essential stores reopened.

AJ Tracey: Gig organisers fined £10k for Covid rule breach in Manchester

Mon, 19/04/2021 - 09:22
Greater Manchester Police has warned of flouting restrictions after gathering in Platts Field Park.

Majority of secondary pupils return after Easter break

Mon, 19/04/2021 - 06:37
For many high school students this week marks the first full-time return to classrooms since before Christmas.

'Big Six' agree to join European Super League

Mon, 19/04/2021 - 01:29
Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester City, Manchester United and Tottenham are among 12 clubs who have agreed to join a new European Super League.

Northern Ireland: Did anyone warn about Brexit border checks?

Mon, 19/04/2021 - 01:03
Border checks have caused tension in Northern Ireland but were there warnings in the Brexit campaign?

Abba: Why the UK gave the Swedish band 'nul points' at Eurovision

Mon, 19/04/2021 - 01:02
Björn Ulvaeus on the Swedish band's song contest win on British soil, and the future of streaming.

2021 elections: Voters urged to register ahead of polls deadline

Mon, 19/04/2021 - 00:52
Up to 9.4 million people have not yet ensured they can cast a ballot in May's elections.

Big Ask: Children in England asked their hopes for post-Covid future

Mon, 19/04/2021 - 00:42
Millions of children in England will be surveyed in an attempt to tackle "generational problems".

Clergy speak out over 'racism in Church of England'

Mon, 19/04/2021 - 00:40
Some staff who complained of racism within the Church have been paid off to "buy their silence".

Low-deposit mortgage scheme is launched

Mon, 19/04/2021 - 00:16
First-time buyers will get cheaper deals if they can stretch to a bigger deposit, analysts say.

Job centre workers 'feel unsafe returning to work'

Mon, 19/04/2021 - 00:16
A union representing job centre staff says three in five feel unsafe interacting with the public.

Priti Patel: Facebook encryption plan ‘must not not hamper child protection’

Mon, 19/04/2021 - 00:08
The Home Secretary will deliver a speech critical of Facebook's privacy plan for its apps.

Teenage blacksmith Ben Perkins forges social media following

Mon, 19/04/2021 - 00:03
Ben Perkins built a blacksmith's forge in his back garden and taught himself the traditional craft.

European Super League: 'I'm disappointed and disgusted' - Danny Murphy

Sun, 18/04/2021 - 23:50
Former Liverpool and Tottenham midfielder Danny Murphy explains why he cannot see any positives from plans for a breakaway European Super League involving England's 'big six' clubs.

The Papers: Queen's 'loneliest birthday' and Super League fury

Sun, 18/04/2021 - 23:44
Many papers lead with the aftermath of Prince Philip's funeral and what the Royal Family does next.

The full picture of Covid-linked deaths in Scotland's care homes

Sun, 18/04/2021 - 22:58
The number of Covid-linked deaths in each affected Scottish care home is revealed for the first time.

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