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Obituary: Frank Bough
Popular TV presenter whose career was ended by a sex and drugs scandal.
bbc | Top Stories | 4 mins ago
 
No 10 under growing pressure to U-turn over free school meals
Tory MPs angry at damage from government’s refusal to support Marcus Rashford’s campaign
theguardian | Top Stories | 53 mins ago
 
Frank Bough: Former Grandstand presenter dies, aged 87
The former Grandstand presenter was one of the BBC's highest-profile and highest-paid presenters.
bbc | Top Stories | 1 hrs ago
 
School meals: 'I remember going to bed with hunger pains'
A woman who grew up in food poverty and relied on free school meals says "hunger doesn't go" in the holidays.
bbc | Top Stories | 2 hrs ago
 
Lawyers call for apology from Johnson and Patel for endangering colleagues
Letter signed by more than 800 ex-judges and legal figures also accuses PM and home secretary of undermining rule of law
theguardian | Top Stories | 3 hrs ago
 
Belarus 'people’s ultimatum' protest met with violent crackdown
Over 100,000 march in Minsk threatening Lukashenko with nationwide strike should he refuse to step down
theguardian | Top Stories | 4 hrs ago
 
Hopes rise for approval of coronavirus vaccine by end of this year
US expert Dr Anthony Fauci says it should be known by early December is vaccine is safe to roll out
theguardian | Top Stories | 4 hrs ago
 
Royal Mail seeks record number of Christmas temps
A surge in demand from online shoppers means the company is looking for 33,000 temporary workers.
bbc | Top Stories | 5 hrs ago
 
Joan Hocquard, Britain’s oldest person, dies aged 112
An ‘independent spirit’, she refused a 100th birthday card from the Queen
theguardian | Top Stories | 5 hrs ago
 
Isle of Wight: 'Ongoing incident' on board anchored tanker
Police say they are dealing with an incident on board a tanker anchored south of the Isle of Wight.
bbc | Top Stories | 6 hrs ago
 
Isle of Wight tanker: Police surround vessel amid concerns it has been  hijacked
The tanker, sailing under a Liberian flag, was meant to arrive in Southampton on Sunday morning
telegraph | Top Stories | 6 hrs ago
 
Lewis Hamilton breaks Michael Schumacher's win record at the Portuguese Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton passes Valtteri Bottas to take a commanding victory in the Portuguese Grand Prix and break Formula 1's all-time win record.
bbc | Top Stories | 7 hrs ago
 
White House chief of staff says 'we're not going to control pandemic', after Pence staffers test positive – live
President and challenger seek late boosts as election day looms while VP refuses to change schedule amid staff outbreak
theguardian | Top Stories | 7 hrs ago
 
NHS denies elderly people were refused care during early Covid
NHS bosses rebut claims that patients thought unlikely to survive were ‘written off’
theguardian | Top Stories | 7 hrs ago
 
Giro d'Italia: final stage time-trial as Geoghegan Hart goes for glory – live!
Rolling report: Join Simon Burnton for live updates as Tao Geoghegan Hart and Jai Hindley are set to battle it out for glory
theguardian | Top Stories | 7 hrs ago
 
'He was a father figure': loved ones remember victims of UK's Covid second wave
Friends and family pay tribute to an engineer in Blackpool, a music legend in Liverpool and a Rotherham taxi driver
theguardian | Top Stories | 8 hrs ago
 
Europe's Jewish population has dropped 60% in last 50 years
New report says Soviet Union’s collapse and subsequent border openings may be responsible for exodus from eastern Europe
theguardian | Top Stories | 9 hrs ago
 
Royal Mail to hire record number of Christmas temps
33,000 extra workers to help handle surge in parcels from online shopping
theguardian | Top Stories | 9 hrs ago
 
Swimming with sharks at Bondi Beach
Two Grey Nurse sharks were feeding on a large school of salmon while swimmers had a morning dip.
bbc | Top Stories | 9 hrs ago
 
From civil rights to Smethwick: Why was Malcolm X in the West Midlands?
Why was the civil rights activist in a small industrial town in the Midlands?
bbc | Top Stories | 10 hrs ago
 
Labour vows to force another Commons vote on free school meals
Senior Tory admits government has misjudged country’s mood and will have to rethink
theguardian | Top Stories | 10 hrs ago
 
Police investigating Grenfell Tower fire make first arrest
Unnamed 38-year-old arrested on Saturday in Sussex
theguardian | Top Stories | 11 hrs ago
 
Windrush man wrongly classified as illegal immigrant left destitute for a year
Year-long wait described as ‘shocking’ in report by parliamentary ombudsman
theguardian | Top Stories | 11 hrs ago
 
Chaos predicted for half term holidays as 'too many' Britons pile onto Greek and Spanish islands
Travel carnage looks to be on the cards for foreign holidays this half term, as hordes of Britons pour into the small handful of destinations that remain on the UK's 'green list'.
telegraph | Top Stories | 11 hrs ago
 
What tier is my area in? Use our Covid lockdown map to check your postcode
Use our interactive postcode tool to see what rules apply in your area under England's new system for local coronavirus lockdowns
telegraph | Top Stories | 11 hrs ago
 
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