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Banksy claims Nottingham hula-hooping girl artwork

Sat, 17/10/2020 - 15:18
A photograph of the artwork has been posted on the guerrilla artist's Instagram page.

Coronavirus: Greater Manchester tier 3 move 'frustration'

Sat, 17/10/2020 - 15:02
Greater Manchester businesses say they are "frustrated" by the uncertainty over a move to tier three.

Welsh-farmed leeches 'saved thousands of toes'

Sat, 17/10/2020 - 13:32
A leech farmer says the animal has saved "hundreds of thousands of fingers, toes and skin flaps".

Cannabis crop at former Coventry nightclub 'worth £1m'

Sat, 17/10/2020 - 13:17
The National Crime Agency says the 1,000-plant haul in Coventry is among the largest it has ever seen.

Brother of Liverpool mayor Joe Anderson dies with Covid

Sat, 17/10/2020 - 13:16
Joe Anderson has said his brother, who was admitted to hospital with coronavirus, has died.

Covid-19: Scuffles in Soho as London moves to Tier 2

Sat, 17/10/2020 - 12:39
The capital moved to Tier 2 on Saturday, meaning people can't mix with other households indoors.

Belfast attacks: Man 'apologises' after assaults on women

Sat, 17/10/2020 - 12:27
Dermott McIlveen, 38, makes full admissions after six women were assaulted on Monday, a court hears.

Drivers to be banned from picking up mobile phones

Sat, 17/10/2020 - 08:03
The change to UK law ends a loophole allowing drivers to use phones to take photos or play games.

Covid: Tighter rules kick in for millions in England

Sat, 17/10/2020 - 08:02
But a stalemate continues in Manchester as local leaders resist central government's proposals.

Coronavirus: Guidance for NI Covid-19 restrictions published

Sat, 17/10/2020 - 06:44
Some of the new measures came into place on Friday evening, others will begin on Monday.

Newspaper headlines: Covid regional 'standoff' and EU trade talks cease

Sat, 17/10/2020 - 06:06
Mounting tensions as parts of the country are put under stricter lockdowns feature on Saturday's papers.

School meals: Labour backs Marcus Rashford campaign

Sat, 17/10/2020 - 02:03
The shadow education secretary says "now is the time to act" as Labour threatens to force a vote by MPs.

Covid: How worried should we be?

Sat, 17/10/2020 - 01:24
We know we are heading into a difficult winter, but how worried should we be?

Meet Merck Mercuriadis, the man who has spent $1bn on old hits

Sat, 17/10/2020 - 01:18
The Church is among the investors in a company that has been snapping up the rights to classic songs.

Covid-19: Most vulnerable 'could get vaccine by Christmas'

Sat, 17/10/2020 - 01:04
The head of the UK Vaccine Taskforce says it would not mean that life would get back to normal straight away.

Covid in Scotland: Fans urged to watch Old Firm match at home

Sat, 17/10/2020 - 01:02
Neil Lennon and Steven Gerrard have joined Nicola Sturgeon in asking supporters to follow Covid restrictions.

Covid: 'Dark days' for tourism in Wales, but some 'silver lining'

Sat, 17/10/2020 - 00:48
Despite the grim period for the sector, some see it as a chance to improve sustainability.

Military Wives Choirs and The Hepworth Wakefield get share of £76m fund

Sat, 17/10/2020 - 00:28
The cash grants for arts venues and organisations is part of the government's Cultural Recovery Fund.

Hatfield rail crash service marks 20th anniversary

Sat, 17/10/2020 - 00:25
Covid-19 restrictions mean the memorial to the four passengers killed is limited to 30 people.

Covid-19: The Southend fans missing their 'football families'

Sat, 17/10/2020 - 00:22
Football fans say Coronavirus is not just harming the clubs, it is affecting the supporters too.

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