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Sat, 10 Apr 2021 19:22:38 GMT
Prince Philip: Charles says dear papa was very special
The Prince of Wales says the Duke of Edinburgh would be "amazed" by the reaction to his death.original article
Sat, 10 Apr 2021 19:22:38 GMT
Rachael Blackmore makes Grand National history
Rachael Blackmore becomes the first female jockey to win the Grand National with victory on Minella Times at Aintree.original article
Sat, 10 Apr 2021 15:55:39 GMT
Coronavirus: UK reports largest number of second jabs in one day
A total of 450,136 second doses were received on Friday - with 106,878 first doses also given.original article
Sat, 10 Apr 2021 18:30:25 GMT
NI riots: Fourteen police hurt in another night of violence
On the Good Friday Agreement's anniversary, the Irish PM warns against a "spiral back" to violence.original article
Sat, 10 Apr 2021 14:11:30 GMT
Prince Philip: What would you say to the Queen today?
People in Windsor tell us their messages for the Queen, as she mourns the loss of her husband, Prince Philip.original article
Sat, 10 Apr 2021 15:21:31 GMT
Saint Vincent volcano: Island awakes to ash and sulphur smell
Inhabitants of St Vincent wake up to "extremely heavy ash fall" after the La Soufrière volcano erupted.original article
Sat, 10 Apr 2021 10:54:37 GMT
Alibaba: Chinese regulator slaps huge fine on tech giant
The e-commerce company Alibaba Group is fined $2.75bn for violating anti-monopoly rules.original article
Sat, 10 Apr 2021 15:33:22 GMT
Covid: Over 100 Paris restaurant diners fined for violating rules
More than 100 diners at a Paris restaurant are fined and the manager arrested for violating Covid restrictions.original article
Sat, 10 Apr 2021 09:16:03 GMT
Devon and Cornwall police officers sacked after speeding
The policemen were on road safety duty when they drove at 89mph in a seized vehicle.original article
Sat, 10 Apr 2021 14:18:16 GMT
Manchester City 1-2 Leeds United: Stuart Dallas scores late winner for 10-man visitors
Leeds United play the whole second half with 10 men as they secure an outstanding win and slow Manchester City's charge to the Premier League title.original article
Sat, 10 Apr 2021 01:41:18 GMT
Prince Philip: Family visits Buckingham Palace at 1am to lay flowers
Alex and his two children came to lay flowers at 01:00 BST in memory of the Duke of Edinburgh.original article
Sat, 10 Apr 2021 00:06:59 GMT
Lowry Beach Scene bought for £162k for Berwick-upon-Tweed
The "matchstick figures" artist, better known for his industrial scenes, used to holiday in Berwick.original article
Fri, 09 Apr 2021 23:34:18 GMT
Sofagate: Turkey and the story of three presidents and only two chairs
When European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen was left standing because of a lack of chairs in Turkey this week, she reacted with an audible "erm".original article
Sat, 10 Apr 2021 04:46:53 GMT
The Papers: Tributes to 'beloved' duke after a 'life of duty'
The death of the Duke of Edinburgh at the age of 99 dominates all of Saturday's papers.original article
Fri, 09 Apr 2021 09:33:09 GMT
Greta Thunberg not planning on attending COP26 in Glasgow
She told the BBC she was concerned about the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on attendance at COP26.original article
Fri, 09 Apr 2021 14:55:00 GMT
Save our wine! Big freeze spells disaster for French vineyards
Vineyards in some areas are reporting extensive damage and the government is declaring a disaster.original article
Sat, 10 Apr 2021 11:08:59 GMT
Prince Philip: A turbulent childhood stalked by exile, mental illness and death
In marrying, Philip was able to regain the "simple pleasures" of family life he had lost at eight.original article
Fri, 09 Apr 2021 23:05:41 GMT
Vernon Kay on Game of Talents and why 'autocue ruined T4'
The TV presenter discusses his new ITV game show and why he really, really hates autocue.original article
Fri, 09 Apr 2021 02:44:38 GMT
'I went from spreadsheets to proning Covid patients'
Thousands of NHS staff, from dentists to physiotherapists, have been redeployed during the pandemic.original article
Sat, 10 Apr 2021 12:32:48 GMT
'You look like you've had a heavy Christmas!' When the public met the duke
From a Christmas morning at Sandringham, to a Canadian hotel, here are some of your Prince Philip stories.original article
Fri, 09 Apr 2021 21:17:15 GMT
Wedding venues: 'It's costing me £250,000 a month'
Wedding industry professionals rue their loss of income as the economy slowly reopens after lockdown.original article
Fri, 09 Apr 2021 11:15:29 GMT
Prince Philip: An extraordinary man who led an extraordinary life
The Duke of Edinburgh's life was filled with contradictions but will be remembered most for his unstinting support of the Queen.original article
Fri, 09 Apr 2021 23:51:55 GMT
South African artists struggle with Covid theatre closures
The permanent closure of a top venue symbolises the struggle many performers are facing.original article
Sat, 10 Apr 2021 00:44:28 GMT
From 'Porky' to goalie: Peru's presidential candidates
Eighteen presidential candidates are trying to convince Peruvians tired of politics to vote for them.original article
Sat, 10 Apr 2021 18:58:35 GMT
Watch: Conners hits hole-in-one at Masters
Canada's Corey Connors scores only the sixth hole-in-one in tournament history at the par three-sixth hole at Augusta National, moving into contention in the third round of The Masters.original article
Sat, 10 Apr 2021 18:40:08 GMT
Chelsea beat Palace to move back into top four
An impressive Chelsea move back into the top four of the Premier League with a dominant victory at Crystal Palace.original article
Sat, 10 Apr 2021 16:28:46 GMT
Liverpool 2-1 Aston Villa: Reds end six-game Anfield losing run with comeback win
Trent Alexander-Arnold scores an injury-time winner as Liverpool come from behind to beat Aston Villa and end a run of six consecutive defeats at Anfield.original article
Sat, 10 Apr 2021 18:38:50 GMT
Prince Philip: What are the plans for his funeral?
What happens next in the days leading up to the ceremonial funeral for the Duke of Edinburgh?original article
Sat, 10 Apr 2021 17:36:22 GMT
Prince Philip tributes: 'I wanted my grandchildren to remember this day'
People from all generations have come to Windsor to pay tribute to Prince Philip after his death.original article
Sat, 10 Apr 2021 09:32:04 GMT
When the Queen was snapped 'giggling' at Prince Philip
A royal occasion descended into bewilderment and chuckles after a swarm of bees descended.original article
Sat, 10 Apr 2021 09:15:41 GMT
Prince Philip: How the Royal Navy shaped the Duke of Edinburgh
From his rescue as a toddler to thwarting wartime sea raids, the duke - and his outlook on life - was shaped by the navy.original article
Fri, 09 Apr 2021 23:29:34 GMT
The Queen and Prince Philip: An enduring royal romance
During their 73-year marriage, he was the Queen's public support and the person who knew her best.original article
Fri, 09 Apr 2021 23:13:27 GMT
Prince Philip: Matt Smith and Tobias Menzies on playing the duke in The Crown
What was it like to take on the part of the Duke of Edinburgh in the award-winning Netflix series?original article
Fri, 09 Apr 2021 18:24:20 GMT
Philip tributes: 'A rock, a hero and one of a kind'
Members of the public gather at Buckingham Palace to lay flowers and show support for the Queen.original article
Sat, 10 Apr 2021 06:42:32 GMT
Prince Philip: Duke's support for Aberfan families remembered
The duke visited the devastated village within hours of the tragedy that claimed 144 lives.original article
Fri, 09 Apr 2021 16:34:49 GMT
Prince Philip: Death of the Duke of Edinburgh announced
Crowds gathered outside Buckingham Palace and Windsor Castle and people laid floral tributes.original article
Fri, 09 Apr 2021 17:13:51 GMT
Prince Philip: The Duke of Edinburgh's Award 'saved me from jail'
For pals James and Nathan, the awards are about more than hauling badly-packed rucksacks up hills.original article
Fri, 09 Apr 2021 11:13:38 GMT
Obituary: HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh
Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, won widespread respect for his steadfast and constant support of the Queen.original article
Fri, 09 Apr 2021 11:25:54 GMT
Prince Philip: 99 years, 143 countries and one very famous wife
He was the man beside Queen Elizabeth II - and arguably the world's most famous husband.original article
Fri, 09 Apr 2021 10:06:18 GMT
Covid: When can I go on holiday abroad or in the UK?
Anyone in England who travels abroad without good reason will soon face a £5000 fine.original article
Fri, 09 Apr 2021 11:28:27 GMT
Covid: How are European countries tackling the pandemic?
Are European countries relaxing restrictions put in place to control a new wave of infections?original article
Sat, 10 Apr 2021 16:22:26 GMT
Covid vaccine: How many people in the UK have been vaccinated so far?
The logistics of vaccinating millions of people across the country, as almost 32 million people receive at least one dose.original article
Sat, 10 Apr 2021 16:07:54 GMT
Covid-19 in the UK: How many coronavirus cases are there in your area?
Explore the data on coronavirus in the UK and find out how many cases there are in your area.original article
Fri, 09 Apr 2021 16:22:44 GMT
How many people can I have a drink with? And other questions
We answer some of your questions about England's roadmap out of lockdown, and other Covid-related issues.original article
Wed, 07 Apr 2021 20:55:14 GMT
AstraZeneca vaccine: How do you weigh up the risks and benefits?
A guide to the risks and benefits of receiving the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine.original article
Thu, 08 Apr 2021 10:56:29 GMT
Covid: How does the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine work?
People under 30 are being offered an alternative to the AstraZeneca vaccine after a review into rare blood clots.original article
Thu, 01 Apr 2021 07:06:45 GMT
Covid: What is the rule of six and what are the social distancing rules?
Lockdown rules are being eased further in England and Wales so more people can meet up outside.original article
Fri, 09 Apr 2021 11:40:37 GMT
Covid vaccines: How fast is progress around the world?
Charts and maps tracking the progress of Covid vaccination programmes.original article
Tue, 06 Apr 2021 14:25:38 GMT
Coronavirus: When will pools, gyms and hairdressers open?
Lockdown has been eased further - but what does it mean for hairdressers, pubs and gyms?original article
Fri, 09 Apr 2021 15:39:04 GMT
Covid: When can restaurants and pubs reopen and what are the rules?
Hospitality venues are set to gradually open up as lockdown eases across the UK.original article
Fri, 09 Apr 2021 08:44:49 GMT
Lockdown rules: What are the restrictions in your area?
Use our search tool to find out about coronavirus rules and restrictions where you live.original article
Wed, 31 Mar 2021 13:19:43 GMT
Coronavirus: What are the rules for places of worship?
Places of worship are open across much of the UK, despite lockdown.original article
Wed, 31 Mar 2021 10:36:31 GMT
Coronavirus: Your tributes to those who have died
A collection of your tributes to some of the thousands of people in the UK who have died with coronavirus.original article
Thu, 01 Apr 2021 08:50:06 GMT
What are the rules for weddings and when can I hold a reception?
Wedding ceremonies are still restricted across the UK, but the rules are easing.original article
Wed, 07 Apr 2021 16:34:56 GMT
Covid: What’s the problem with the EU vaccine rollout?
The coronavirus vaccine is being rolled out across the EU but there have been delays.original article
Mon, 08 Mar 2021 17:38:08 GMT
Coronavirus: What are the rules for face masks or face coverings?
As the UK cautiously unlocks, experts will review the evidence on when and where masks are needed.original article
Tue, 23 Mar 2021 11:36:11 GMT
Unemployment rate: How many people are out of work?
The unemployment rate is rising as Covid hits different parts of the economy.original article
Sun, 28 Mar 2021 00:47:08 GMT
Covid: What's happened to crime during the pandemic?
From dog theft to drug crime, lockdown has led to some big changes in policing.original article
Mon, 15 Mar 2021 21:52:17 GMT
Covid: The inside story of the government's battle against the virus
Twenty of Downing Street's most senior politicians, officials and former officials take you "into the room" where essential Covid decisions were being made.original article
Mon, 22 Mar 2021 00:05:58 GMT
Covid: The countries that nailed it, and what we can learn from them
A year into the pandemic, we look at countries that have had some success in tackling the virus.original article
Sat, 03 Apr 2021 23:14:24 GMT
'We found a baby on the subway - now he's our son'
Danny Stewart saw something on the floor of an NY subway station - soon he would treasure it more than anything.original article
Tue, 30 Mar 2021 23:19:18 GMT
Letterbox contact: ‘Don’t my birth children have a right to know I’m dying?'
Diagnosed with a terminal illness, Hanna wanted to tell the twins taken from her at 16 - but had no way of reaching them.original article
Sat, 27 Mar 2021 01:04:56 GMT
The vaccine misinformation battle raging in France
Online conspiracy theories are exacerbating existing vaccine scepticism.original article
Last updated by System Admin on 27th August, 2018