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UK weather: Heat health alert issued for most of England – with warning of ‘significant impacts’ in parts of country | UK News

A yellow heat health alert has been issued for most of England as temperatures are set to hit 30C in parts of the country.The notification, covering all but one region of the country, highlights the risk of increased pressure on healthcare services as a result of the forecast mini-heatwave. The alert, issued jointly by the UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) and Met Office, comes into force from Monday morning and […]

today22/06/2024

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Windrush scandal: Campaigners demand citizenship for all victims in first 100 days of new government | UK News

Windrush campaigners are calling on the next government to grant citizenship to all victims of the immigration scandal in the first 100 days after the election.Campaigners including Action for Race Equality (ARE) have warned that the current compensation and documentation scheme is "unwieldy" and in need of desperate reform. The Windrush scandal refers to migrants from the Caribbean who started to arrive in 1948 to help rebuild Britain after the […]

today22/06/2024

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Reform UK’s tax plans disproportionately benefit high earners, analysis shows | Politics News

Reform UK bills itself as the party "for the left behind" but its flagship tax policy disproportionately benefits those on higher incomes, analysis for Sky News shows.Nigel Farage hailed the plan to raise the threshold at which workers start paying tax to from £12,571 to £20,000, saying it would lift millions of low-paid workers out of paying tax altogether. However, Reform's plan to raise the higher rate threshold from £50,271 […]

today22/06/2024

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Just Stop Oil protest: Two women charged after private jets sprayed with paint at Stansted Airport | UK News

Two women have been charged with criminal damage and other offences after Just Stop Oil activists sprayed private jets with orange paint at Stansted Airport.Jennifer Kowalski, 28, and Cole Macdonald, 22, are both due to appear at Chelmsford Magistrates' Court on Saturday. They are alleged to have caused more than £5,000 worth of damage.Essex Police said their officers responded to an incident in the private area of an airfield at […]

today21/06/2024

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Rob Burrow: Leeds Rhinos star ‘left messages for his children’ before MND death, his wife says | UK News

Former rugby league star turned motor neurone disease (MND) campaigner Rob Burrow recorded a series of messages for his children before he died, his wife has said.Lindsey Burrow said the messages will be played at special moments in their lives as they grow up. Ahead of a tribute to him by his former club Leeds Rhinos on Friday, Lindsey Burrow revealed her husband looked to the future in his final […]

today21/06/2024

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British tourist stabbed to death outside Spanish nightclub – reports | World News

A British tourist has been stabbed to death outside a nightclub near Barcelona, according to local media.The incident happened at about 5am local time (4am UK) this morning in Calella, about 30 miles away from the city. Police have confirmed that there was a fatality, and another person was injured and taken to hospital.According to El Caso, there was a fight outside the Oxygen nightclub and the tourist died at […]

today21/06/2024

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It was the good, the bad and the ugly for Rishi Sunak during the latest TV election showdown | UK News

From Rishi Sunak, we saw the good, the bad and the ugly during the latest TV election showdown with other party leaders - and a tough and unforgiving audience.The good came when he broke his silence on the Tory betting scandal early on in his half-hour session of questions, declaring he was "incredibly angry" and vowing that any law breakers would be "booted out" of his party. The bad followed […]

today21/06/2024

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Former Tory minister says he’ll vote Labour and accuses Sunak of ‘siding with climate deniers’ | Politics News

A former Tory minister who quit in protest at the government's handling of the climate crisis has revealed he will vote Labour at the election.In another blow to Rishi Sunak's faltering campaign, Chris Skidmore accused the prime minister of "siding with climate deniers" in order to "deliberately politicise" the transition to clean energy. Election latest: Chart shows surge in election date bets He said this was perhaps "the greatest tragedy […]

today20/06/2024

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Gang sold £4m of counterfeit drugs made in garages and sheds on dark web | UK News

Ten people have been convicted over a business that sold more than £4m worth of counterfeit drugs made in garages and garden sheds on the dark web. Brian Pitts, 29 - who used the alias "Milkman" online - ran the gang with his girlfriend Katie Harlow, 26, and his father-in-law Lee Lloyd, 47, from their base in Thailand. Other members of the West Midlands-based group, who were mainly from the […]

today20/06/2024

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