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Experts call for urgent action to protect England's smallest freshwater sites, from ponds to streams.
Ministers are "taking limited responsibility" for readiness ahead of the transition period ending, MPs say.
Hundreds of papers on the Guildford and Woolwich pub bombings were retained earlier this year.
More than 200 council-run pools will stay closed despite the easing of lockdown restrictions.
John is one of a growing number of men embarking on fatherhood alone.
A number of homes in the Enniskeen area of the County Armagh town have been evacuated, police say.
Calls are made for a vote before Friday, when new Covid rules stop pubs across Wales serving alcohol.
Three stories of people working in hospitality who have set up new businesses during Covid-19.
Shop prices are falling in the run-up to Christmas as retailers race to clear stock, a report says.
The ailing department store chain is set to close, marking its final chapter after nearly 250 years.

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