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Covid-19: Three households can mix over Christmas in UK
24/11/2020 | news | uk | 2,254
People can form a "Christmas bubble" and mix in homes and outdoors between 23 and 27 December.
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Covid-19: UK leaders reach deal on easing of Christmas rules
24/11/2020 | news | uk | 2,338
Three households will be allowed to meet indoors over a five-day period between 23-27 December.
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Deaths in UK 'a fifth higher than normal levels'
24/11/2020 | news | health | 1,711
Nearly 14,000 deaths occurred in the week ending 13 November - with 3,000 linked to Covid.
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Doctor Who, Call the Midwife and Mrs Brown on BBC Christmas TV line-up
24/11/2020 | news | entertainment | 1,503
Doctor Who, Call the Midwife and Mrs Brown's Boys are among the shows in the festive schedule.
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Covid-19: PM sets out 'tougher' post-lockdown tiers for England
23/11/2020 | news | uk | 3,128
England will return to a regional approach from 2 December but the tiers will be "tougher", the PM says.
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Covid: Boris Johnson to unveil post-English lockdown plans
23/11/2020 | news | uk | 2,206
Boris Johnson will unveil the latest Covid plans, including lifting a ban on outdoor grassroots sport.
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British Airways' big sell-off: Champagne flutes and trolleys
23/11/2020 | news | business | 578
The airline is selling thousands of items, including memorabilia from its retired 747 aircraft.
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Klopp urges broadcasters to fix schedule
23/11/2020 | sport | football | 1,978
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp says they might struggle to end the season with 11 players and warns "we are all done" unless broadcasters talk to each other about the football schedule.
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Depleted Liverpool ease to victory
22/11/2020 | sport | football | 1,383
Liverpool produce an assured win over Leicester at Anfield to move level on points with Premier League leaders Tottenham.
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Spurs go top with victory over Man City
21/11/2020 | sport | football | 1,279
Tottenham move top of the Premier League as Jose Mourinho's side claim a hard-fought victory over Pep Guardiola's Manchester City.
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Covid: Infection rates levelling off in England and Scotland
20/11/2020 | news | health | 2,863
But the government data suggests coronavirus rates in school-age children are still rising.
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Covid-19: Flu jab push as Covid vaccine roll-out planned
20/11/2020 | news | uk | 1,061
Matt Hancock said the NHS was preparing to roll out a Covid-19 vaccine if one is approved for use.
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UK borrowing hits highest October level on record
20/11/2020 | news | business | 2,085
The government borrowed £22.3bn in October - its highest for the month since records began.
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Coronavirus: Christmas socialising poses 'substantial risks' - scientist
19/11/2020 | news | uk | 3,573
Proposals to ease restrictions over Christmas will be set out next week, a No 10 spokesman said.
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Defence funding boost 'extends British influence', says PM
19/11/2020 | news | uk | 5,192
Boris Johnson says "the safety of the British people must come first" as he outlines a new package.
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Covid-19: Family Christmas get-togethers being considered
18/11/2020 | news | uk | 6,554
Rules could be relaxed for a few days, with people urged to travel by car and not hold big gatherings.
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Covid vaccine: Pfizer says '94% effective in over-65s'
18/11/2020 | news | health | 2,714
The jab works equally well in people of all ages and ethnicities, further data suggests.
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Ban on new petrol and diesel cars in UK from 2030 under PM's green plan
18/11/2020 | news | science | 6,946
The PM confirms he is bringing the ban forward as he sets out his "green industrial revolution".
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House prices rise as Covid sparks rural relocation
18/11/2020 | news | business | 1,025
Property prices in the South West of England have risen fastest in the UK, official statistics show.
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Covid: £10k fines for gatherings can resume, say police chiefs
17/11/2020 | news | uk | 788
Forces in England and Wales were advised on Friday to temporarily suspend issuing the fines.
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More than 70,000 excess deaths during the pandemic
17/11/2020 | news | health | 1,640
Rising Covid-19 deaths push the total number of UK deaths further above expected levels
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Boris Johnson 'called Scottish devolution disaster'
17/11/2020 | news | politics | 5,979
No 10 does not deny reports the PM made the comment in a meeting with Tory MPs.
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Covid-19: Boris Johnson and six Tory MPs self-isolating after No 10 meeting
16/11/2020 | news | uk | 5,202
Boris Johnson, six Tory MPs and two aides have been told to self-isolate after a breakfast meeting in No 10.
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Brexit: Trade deal sticking points 'can be resolved', says UK minister
15/11/2020 | news | politics | 2,397
The UK's environment secretary says "agreement exists" with the EU, but time is "very, very short".
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EU-UK talks: 'Make or break' moment approaching, say both sides
14/11/2020 | news | politics | 6,422
The two sides say big gaps remain between them as the "moment of truth" is nearing for an agreement.
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R number for UK has fallen to between 1 and 1.2
13/11/2020 | news | health | 2,121
ONS data also says the number of people infected with coronavirus is slowing down.
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Tesco apologises after online issues amid Christmas rush
13/11/2020 | news | business | 735
The supermarket apologises as people are forced to queue online to place their Christmas orders.
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Covid: Caffè Nero seeks help after pandemic 'decimates' trading
13/11/2020 | news | business | 770
The coffee chain, which employs 6,000, people, is seeking financial breathing space from its landlords.
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UK out of recession but growth slows in September
12/11/2020 | news | business | 1,869
The economy grows by a record 15.5% in July to September, but is still smaller than before the pandemic.
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Capital gains tax: Rate should double, says government review
12/11/2020 | news | business | 2,141
The chancellor commissioned the report in July as part of efforts to cover Covid-19 costs.
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Coronavirus: Northern England 'worst hit' by pandemic
11/11/2020 | news | uk | 813
Health inequalities have led to Covid-19 taking a "devastating grip" on the north, a report says.
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£3.6bn struggling English towns fund 'not impartial', say MPs
11/11/2020 | news | politics | 531
The way towns in England were selected for a cash boost was "not impartial", a spending watchdog says.
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Covid: GCSE and A-levels in Wales cancelled for 2021
10/11/2020 | news | uk | 1,310
Assessments done under teacher supervision will replace exams, the education minister confirms.
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Covid in Scotland: Tougher restrictions for three council areas
10/11/2020 | news | uk | 3,035
Fife, Angus and Perth and Kinross will be moved from level two to level three of Scotland's five-tier system.
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Brexit: Government's bill suffers heavy House of Lords defeat
10/11/2020 | news | politics | 3,269
Peers vote overwhelmingly to remove a section that would allow ministers to break international law.
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Covid vaccine: First 'milestone' vaccine offers 90% protection
09/11/2020 | news | health | 5,815
The vaccine is a "significant step" forward for getting life back to normal, but challenges remain.
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Covid in Scotland: Easing of restrictions 'highly unlikely'
09/11/2020 | news | uk | 1,678
The first minister does not expect any areas to move to a lower level when restrictions are reviewed on Tuesday.
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'Real living wage' rises to £9.50 an hour
09/11/2020 | news | business | 520
More than 800 employers have accredited with the Living Wage Foundation since the start of the pandemic.
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Arsenal win unbelievable - Watkins
08/11/2020 | sport | football | 1,166
Ollie Watkins says it was "unbelievable" to score against the team he supports as his double helps Aston Villa win at Arsenal.
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Mourinho hails 'special' Kane after win
08/11/2020 | sport | football | 901
Jose Mourinho describes Harry Kane as "special" after the striker's 150th Premier League goal earns Tottenham victory at West Brom.
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De Bruyne misses penalty in draw
08/11/2020 | sport | football | 1,312
Kevin de Bruyne misses a penalty for hosts Manchester City as they draw 1-1 with Liverpool in the Premier League.
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Brexit: 'Significant differences remain' over trade deal
07/11/2020 | news | politics | 10,796
The PM and EU Commission president agree to "work hard" to reach a deal when talks resume on Monday.
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Covid: Johnson says Covid statistics 'irrefutable' amid new row
06/11/2020 | news | politics | 1,460
The PM insists the "upward curve" in deaths is "unmistakeable" after government charts had to be revised.
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UK coronavirus infections may be 'stabilising'
06/11/2020 | news | health | 1,434
Although the number of new cases continues to rise, the growth rate is slowing, latest data show.
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Poor diet: Children 20cm shorter as a result, analysis says
06/11/2020 | news | health | 704
A global analysis suggests that on average the world's tallest teenagers live in the Netherlands.
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Coronavirus: Boris Johnson stresses 'stay at home' message for England
05/11/2020 | news | uk | 1,706
Boris Johnson says four weeks of the new measures will be enough to make "a real impact".
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Covid-19: Warning over tough fines as new lockdown begins
05/11/2020 | news | uk | 1,178
People who seriously flout the new rules in England will face fines, the justice secretary says.
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Bank of England boss pledges to do 'everything we can'
05/11/2020 | news | business | 1,813
Policymakers vote to pump an extra £150bn into the economy as a second lockdown in England begins.
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Covid: MPs to vote on England's four-week lockdown
04/11/2020 | news | politics | 1,359
It comes as the head of NHS England says nearly 11,000 patients with Covid are now in hospital.
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Mass exodus of students is expected as lockdown starts
04/11/2020 | news | education | 894
The NUS warns students are preparing for a mass exodus before England's lockdown starts on Thursday.
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Covid-19: Liverpool to pilot city-wide coronavirus testing
03/11/2020 | news | health | 1,875
It will use rapid results tests that could be offered to "millions" by Christmas, the PM says.
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Coronavirus lockdown: PM warns UK faces 'medical disaster' without action
02/11/2020 | news | uk | 5,160
Boris Johnson says lockdown rules will expire on 2 December - with MPs to vote on what happens next.
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Mortgage holidays extended for up to six months
01/11/2020 | news | business | 1,399
The scheme to help borrowers facing financial difficulty had been due to end on 31 October.
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Bale heads winner to send Spurs second
01/11/2020 | sport | football | 932
Gareth Bale's first goal since re-signing for Tottenham helps his side beat Brighton to go second in the Premier League.
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Walker goal gives Man City victory
31/10/2020 | sport | football | 420
Kyle Walker marks his 100th Premier League appearance for Manchester City with a goal against his former club as Pep Guardiola's side beat Sheffield United.
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Liverpool go top after Jota winner
31/10/2020 | sport | football | 2,597
Substitute Diogo Jota scores for the third straight game as Liverpool come from behind to beat West Ham and go top of the Premier League table.
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Covid spreading faster in England than 'worst-case scenario', documents show
30/10/2020 | news | health | 4,062
Infection levels in England are about four times higher than the government's worst-case winter plan.
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Covid-19: Nearly 100,000 catching virus every day - study
29/10/2020 | news | health | 3,475
England is at a "critical stage" with infections doubling every nine days, a major analysis estimates.
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Covid-19: Nottinghamshire tier 3 to feature 9pm alcohol rule
28/10/2020 | news | uk | 1,337
Alcohol cannot be sold after 9pm in shops under tier three rules, and various businesses must shut.
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Covid-19: 'Too early to say' what Christmas rules will be says minister
28/10/2020 | news | politics | 5,312
Environment Secretary George Eustice says people "may not be able to get together in larger groups".
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Covid: Don't let north get 'left behind' Tory MPs warn PM
27/10/2020 | news | uk | 3,025
More than 50 Tory MPs call for a "clear road map" out of lockdown restrictions for northern England.
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Covid Wales: 'Urgent clarity' needed on rules after firebreak
27/10/2020 | news | uk | 1,109
Wales' tourism industry says it is struggling to plan for the future when lockdown is lifted.
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Kane and Son team up to secure win once again
26/10/2020 | sport | football | 1,123
Son Heung-min and Harry Kane link up yet again for the only goal as Tottenham claim a fortunate win over Burnley.
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Boris Johnson blames London mayor for TfL 'bankruptcy' before Covid-19
21/10/2020 | news | uk | 960
Sadiq Khan has responded to Boris Johnson's allegation by calling the prime minister "a liar".
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Covid in Scotland: Hospitality curbs extended for another week
21/10/2020 | news | uk | 2,148
Restrictions targeted chiefly at bars and restaurants in the central belt will continue until November.
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Covid: Greater Manchester facing 'winter of hardship' without support - Burnham
20/10/2020 | news | uk | 2,781
Greater Manchester's mayor says more financial help is needed as the region is set to enter tier three rules.
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Covid: Burn-out fears of 'exhausted' unpaid carers
20/10/2020 | news | health | 371
Many of those looking after vulnerable relatives or friends wonder how they will cope this winter.
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Covid: Wales to go into 'firebreak' lockdown from Friday
19/10/2020 | news | uk | 5,113
People in Wales told to stay home from Friday, with pubs and restaurants ordered to close.
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Covid lockdown: Wales poised for decision on circuit-breaker
19/10/2020 | news | uk | 1,134
The Welsh Government is expected to announce its decision on a "firebreak" lockdown later.
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Strictly Come Dancing launch sees Nicola Adams and Katya Jones paired
18/10/2020 | news | entertainment | 3,149
Former boxer Nicola Adams and Katya Jones will be the show's first celebrity same-sex couple.
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Covid: Andy Burnham holding the government 'over a barrel', says Raab
16/10/2020 | news | uk | 2,458
Do "the right thing" and accept tougher rules, the foreign secretary urges Greater Manchester's mayor.
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Pub chain JD Wetherspoon reveals first loss since 1984
16/10/2020 | news | business | 1,075
Chairman Tim Martin criticises the government's "confusing" Covid restrictions as sales tumble.
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Covid-19: Boris Johnson defends regional curbs but 'rules nothing out'
14/10/2020 | news | uk | 4,499
England's new three-tier system can both control the virus and prevent economic harm, Boris Johnson says.
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Covid: Two-week circuit breaker 'may halve deaths', report says
14/10/2020 | news | health | 1,668
A circuit breaker could change the course of the epidemic and buy more time, a report says.
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HS2 costs rise again weeks after work begins
14/10/2020 | news | business | 1,537
Ministers admit an extra £800m is needed due to more asbestos discoveries and complexities at London Euston.
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Tax rises of more than £40bn a year 'all but inevitable'
13/10/2020 | news | business | 732
Rises of more than £40bn a year will be needed to stop government debt getting out of control, warns think tank.
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Covid: Nightingale hospitals in northern England told to get ready
12/10/2020 | news | health | 3,214
Advisers say the situation is "hotting up", and hospitals in England must prepare for more Covid patients.
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'Radical reforms could damage football'
11/10/2020 | sport | football | 2,589
Radical proposals for the reform of English football could have a "damaging impact" on the game, says the Premier League.
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UK economic growth slows despite restaurant boost
09/10/2020 | news | business | 1,268
The economy grew 2.1% in August, below expectations, despite a lift from Eat Out to Help Out.
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Covid cases increase rapidly as next steps planned
09/10/2020 | news | health | 2,905
There has been a marked increase in cases over recent weeks in England, especially in the north.
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'Long Covid': Why are some people not recovering?
06/10/2020 | news | health | 633
Why is coronavirus leaving some people with long-term health problems including fatigue?
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Johnson: Post-Brexit trade deal 'up to EU'
02/10/2020 | news | uk | 4,251
The PM calls for Brussels to be "commonsensical" ahead of crucial talks with the EU Commission president.
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Growth in Covid cases 'may be levelling off'
02/10/2020 | news | health | 898
New infections might be rising more slowly than in previous weeks - but the R number remains above one.
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E-scooters should be legalised, say MPs
02/10/2020 | news | politics | 574
But the Transport Committee also says riding on pavements is "dangerous" and should be prohibited.
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Vaccine will 'not return life to normal in spring'
01/10/2020 | news | health | 1,550
Leading scientists call for realism about what a vaccine against Covid can achieve next year.
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Growth in Covid cases may be slowing
01/10/2020 | news | health | 768
But case numbers remain high and we are still at "a very critical period", a study suggests.
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PM defends 'strong local' Covid measures
30/09/2020 | news | uk | 1,874
Labour asks how people can be expected to understand and follow rules if the PM himself does not.
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Students home for Christmas with end of term online
29/09/2020 | news | education | 511
Face-to-face lessons could end early so students have time to isolate ahead of Christmas break.
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I 'misspoke' over North East Covid rules, says PM
29/09/2020 | news | uk | 2,784
Boris Johnson apologises after failing to clarify the detail of new tighter coronavirus restrictions.
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North East households mixing ban 'confusing'
29/09/2020 | news | uk | 1,350
People face a maximum £6,400 fine for mixing indoors, but council bosses say more detail is needed.
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Flu jab delays amid high demand
29/09/2020 | news | health | 428
Officials in England say there will be enough stock to protect the vulnerable, but some will have to wait.
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Covid: Parliament stops alcohol sales after 10pm
29/09/2020 | news | politics | 877
But food can still be served after it emerged Parliament's bars are exempt from early closing times.
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Spurs edge past Chelsea on penalties
29/09/2020 | sport | football | 1,067
Mason Mount misses the fifth penalty as Tottenham edge past Chelsea on penalties after a 1-1 draw to reach the Carabao Cup quarter-finals.
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Covid: Manchester mayor calls for 'urgent review' of 10pm closures
28/09/2020 | news | uk | 3,730
Greater Manchester mayor says the curfew is doing "more harm than good", but ministers defend it.
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Lib Dems: Ed Davey promises 'to be the voice of carers'
28/09/2020 | news | politics | 845
Sir Ed Davey draws on his personal experiences in his first leader's speech at party conference.
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Boris Johnson promises to protect 30% of UK's land by 2030
28/09/2020 | news | uk | 582
Countries must act now to reverse biodiversity loss, Boris Johnson tells a UN event.
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'Struggling' students told they can return home
28/09/2020 | news | uk | 1,162
Nicola Sturgeon says allowing students to go home for Christmas is a "priority" after new guidance was published.
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Bamford's late header seals Leeds win
27/09/2020 | sport | football | 559
Patrick Bamford scores a late header to earn Leeds United victory in the Yorkshire derby against Sheffield United at Bramall Lane.
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Chelsea come from 3-0 down to draw
26/09/2020 | sport | football | 881
Tammy Abraham scores a stoppage-time equaliser to complete an incredible comeback and rescue a point for Chelsea, who trailed 3-0 at West Brom.
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Tesco joins Morrisons to limit sales of some items
25/09/2020 | news | business | 1,431
Limits on loo roll and flour are back as supermarkets act to prevent a repeat of March's panic buying.
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Coronavirus R number increases as cases rise
25/09/2020 | news | other | 2,286
Every case is estimated to result in between 1.2 and 1.5 further infections, government estimates find.
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Christmas lockdown of students 'not ruled out'
24/09/2020 | news | education | 1,496
Matt Hancock refuses to rule out stopping students returning home, to limit spread of coronavirus.
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Sunak to announce new job protection plans
23/09/2020 | news | business | 2,874
The chancellor will give an update on Thursday about "protecting jobs" as the furlough scheme winds down.
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Asda to crack down on shoppers without face masks
23/09/2020 | news | business | 2,574
Its staff will soon offer customers disposable face masks to be paid for at the end of their trip.
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Barclays to send staff back to working from home
22/09/2020 | news | business | 402
City firms SocGen and Lloyd's of London also tell staff to stop coming into the office after new guidance.
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Fears of second lockdown wipe £50bn off UK stocks
21/09/2020 | news | business | 1,161
Shares in the US and Europe fall sharply with travel, hotel and pub firms worst hit.
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Local lockdowns in four more counties in Wales
21/09/2020 | news | uk | 966
Newport, Bridgend, Merthyr Tydfil and Blaenau Gwent face new restrictions from 18:00 BST on Tuesday.
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Rail franchises axed as help for train firms grows
21/09/2020 | news | business | 1,085
The rail franchising system has been scrapped and a £3.5bn survival scheme for train firms extended.
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Villa narrowly beat 10-man Blades
21/09/2020 | sport | football | 436
Ezri Konsa's second-half header proves decisive as Aston Villa break down a resilient 10-man Sheffield United at Villa Park.
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Maupay scores twice in Brighton win
20/09/2020 | sport | football | 300
Neal Maupay scores twice as Brighton ease to a comfortable Premier League victory over Newcastle at St James' Park.
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Mane nets double against 10-man Blues
20/09/2020 | sport | football | 1,905
Sadio Mane scores two second-half goals as defending champions Liverpool win comfortably at Stamford Bridge against 10-man Chelsea.
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Scoring four goals incredible - Son
20/09/2020 | sport | football | 836
Son Heung-min says it was "incredible" to score four goals as Tottenham secure their first Premier League win of the season by coming from behind to thrash Southampton.
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Coronavirus: Test demand 'significantly outstripping' capacity
17/09/2020 | news | uk | 1,393
The number of under-17s seeking Covid-19 tests has doubled, the head of NHS Test and Trace tells MPs.
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Coronavirus: Rhondda Cynon Taf and Caerphilly death spike warning
17/09/2020 | news | uk | 1,559
Public health official warns older people are being infected in Caerphilly and Rhondda Cynon Taf.
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People waiting longer for virus test results
17/09/2020 | news | health | 985
Only one in three tests carried out in community testing centres in England are processed within 24 hours.
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Australia win series in thriller
16/09/2020 | sport | cricket | 928
Glenn Maxwell and Alex Carey lead Australia to a three-wicket win over England to claim the one-day series 2-1.
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Eat out scheme drives inflation to five-year low
16/09/2020 | news | uk | 880
The UK inflation rate fell sharply to 0.2% as Eat Out to Help Out scheme pushed down restaurant prices.
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'Redundancy floodgates' will open, warns union
16/09/2020 | news | business | 645
Many workers can expect a "miserable Christmas" without targeted support for employers, Unite says.
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Coronavirus: Testing problems to be solved in weeks, says Hancock
15/09/2020 | news | uk | 2,226
The health secretary says testing policy will be updated to prioritise the most urgent cases.
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Coronavirus: Families 'mingling' would be breaking rule of six - home secretary
15/09/2020 | news | uk | 3,855
Even stopping to talk in the street could breach the rules, the home secretary says.
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PM's Brexit bill clears first hurdle in Commons
15/09/2020 | news | politics | 6,008
MPs back the Internal Market Bill by 77 votes despite criticism it risks breaching international law.
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Johnson says bill protects UK's economic borders
14/09/2020 | news | politics | 2,724
But Labour accuses PM of "trashing" the UK's international reputation as MPs debate post-Brexit bill.
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Fifth ex-PM speaks out against post-Brexit bill
14/09/2020 | news | politics | 6,113
David Cameron says he has "misgivings" about the proposed law to override the withdrawal agreement.
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Coronavirus: Nicola Sturgeon seeks 'urgent' talks over testing backlog
14/09/2020 | news | uk | 1,182
Scotland's first minister says she has "very serious concerns" about an apparent delay in processing tests.
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Salah hat-trick sinks Leeds in thriller
12/09/2020 | sport | football | 1,840
Mohamed Salah completes his hat-trick with a late penalty as Premier League champions Liverpool just about see off Leeds on their long-awaited return.
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Back me over Brexit bill, Johnson tells Tory MPs
11/09/2020 | news | politics | 5,738
The PM calls for no return to "squabbling", but the EU ramps up opposition to UK government plans.
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R number above 1 as coronavirus cases rise
11/09/2020 | news | health | 4,115
There are now worrying signs of infections in older as well as younger people, officials say.
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Wales' mask rule 'to get ahead of gathering storm'
11/09/2020 | news | uk | 760
People are warned they face "more draconian measures" if they do not follow the new rules.
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EU ultimatum to UK over Brexit talks
10/09/2020 | news | politics | 11,728
Drop plans to rewrite withdrawal agreement by end of month or risk scuppering trade deal, UK is told.
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New rules 'no longer than we have to' - Hancock
10/09/2020 | news | uk | 1,292
The health secretary says England's new rule limiting social gatherings to six people is "vital".
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Virus disruption causes long NHS waits to soar
10/09/2020 | news | health | 552
More than two million people on the waiting list in England have been waiting more than 18 weeks.
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PM defends planned Brexit deal changes
09/09/2020 | news | politics | 4,888
The government publishes a bill which overwrites key parts of the Withdrawal Agreement with the EU.
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Minister: New bill will 'break international law'
08/09/2020 | news | politics | 5,919
Brandon Lewis says a new post-Brexit law will go against agreements in a "specific and limited way".
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England draw dull Denmark game
08/09/2020 | sport | football | 3,895
England labour their way to an uninspiring Nations League draw in Denmark.
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Coronavirus case numbers 'remain unchanged' in England
04/09/2020 | news | health | 1,161
Despite local outbreaks, household tests suggest the level of the virus was stable during August.
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Virgin Atlantic to cut 1,150 more jobs
04/09/2020 | news | business | 543
The airline, which has just completed a rescue deal, says it has to make cuts in order to survive.
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Brexit: UK 'sleepwalking into disaster' over border plans, hauliers warn
04/09/2020 | news | uk | 6,575
Haulage companies warn supply chains could be "severely disrupted" when the Brexit transition period ends.
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Coronavirus: 'Add upset stomach in children to symptoms'
04/09/2020 | news | health | 778
Researchers say it may be worth adding diarrhoea and vomiting to the list of symptoms.
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HS2 project work begins with pledge of 22,000 jobs
04/09/2020 | news | business | 1,280
Work on the controversial rail line formally starts on Friday, with Boris Johnson saying it will "fire up growth".
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Co-op to create 1,000 jobs and open 50 new stores
04/09/2020 | news | business | 375
Grocery chain the Co-op is opening 50 new stores and creating 1,000 new jobs this year
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Campaign to encourage workers back to offices
28/08/2020 | news | uk | 5,083
It follows warnings that city centres could become "ghost towns" if more staff do not return.
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Proposal to scrap 213 councils 'could save £3bn'
28/08/2020 | news | politics | 1,481
It comes as the government prepares to publish plans on overhauling the local government system.
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Bayern beat PSG to win Champions League
23/08/2020 | sport | football | 1,132
Bayern Munich are crowned European champions for a sixth time as they beat Paris St-Germain in the Champions League final.
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Thunderstorms and flash floods after hot weather
14/08/2020 | news | uk | 1,606
Flash floods spark travel disruption, after yellow storm warnings are issued for swathes of the UK.
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Pupils return to classrooms after lockdown
11/08/2020 | news | uk | 819
Physical distancing among students is not required but hand sanitisers and one-way systems is the norm.
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Bayern crush Chelsea to set up Barca quarter-final
08/08/2020 | sport | football | 1,076
Bayern Munich will meet Barcelona in the Champions League quarter-finals as Chelsea suffer a crushing 7-1 aggregate defeat.
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Man City sign Bournemouth's Ake for £40m
05/08/2020 | sport | football | 985
Centre-back Nathan Ake describes joining Manchester City from Bournemouth as a "dream".
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Fulham beat Brentford to reach Premier League
04/08/2020 | sport | football | 628
Fulham beat Brentford to secure an immediate return to the Premier League as Joe Bryan scores two extra-time goals in the Championship play-off final.
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Brentford & Fulham set for 'richest game'
03/08/2020 | sport | football | 342
Brentford and Fulham meet in the Championship play-off final at Wembley on Tuesday, a match often dubbed the richest in football.
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How should Liverpool solve transfer dilemma?
03/08/2020 | sport | football | 1,197
Ex-Liverpool players John Barnes, Gary Gillespie and Emile Heskey on how the Premier League champions should strengthen.
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League start date too early - Lampard
02/08/2020 | sport | football | 440
Chelsea boss Frank Lampard says a Premier League start date of 12 September is "too early", with the Blues still involved in the Champions League.
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‘Top-four race ends with vindication, elation & dejection’
26/07/2020 | sport | football | 774
BBC Sport's Phil McNulty looks at the contrast between the final-day joy of Manchester United and Chelsea and the anguish of Leicester.
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Wilder praises 'overachieving' Blades
20/07/2020 | sport | football | 295
Sheffield United boss Chris Wilder praises his players for "massively overachieving" as the Blades' hopes of European football are ended following defeat by Everton.
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Foxes beat Blades to boost top-four hopes
16/07/2020 | sport | football | 260
Ayoze Perez's smart effort helps Leicester see off Sheffield United and boost their hopes of qualifying for the Champions League.
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Blades win to strengthen top-six bid
02/07/2020 | sport | football | 714
Sheffield United pick up their first win since the Premier League restarted by impressively beating Tottenham to keep alive their hopes of playing European football next season.
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Martial hat-trick as Man Utd sink Blades
24/06/2020 | sport | football | 485
Anthony Martial scores his first senior hat-trick as Manchester United cruise past Sheffield United behind closed doors at Old Trafford.
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