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HMP Whitemoor inmates 'wore fake suicide belts in officer attack'

HMP Whitemoor inmates 'wore fake suicide belts in officer...

A convicted terrorist and a "radicalised" inmate deny attempting to murder a prison...

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Coronavirus: 'We've reached a perilous turning point', says Boris Johnson

Coronavirus: 'We've reached a perilous turning point',...

Boris Johnson says new restrictions being introduced in England could prevent tougher...

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Covid: Ban on meeting in houses extended across Scotland

Covid: Ban on meeting in houses extended across Scotland

Nicola Sturgeon says visiting other people's homes will no longer be allowed as...

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Covid: Call to avoid non-essential journeys in Wales

Covid: Call to avoid non-essential journeys in Wales

First Minister Mark Drakeford's request comes as about 431,000 more people face...

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Coronavirus: Keir Starmer says country needs 'clear leadership'

Coronavirus: Keir Starmer says country needs 'clear leadership'

The Labour leader accuses the government of not having a "clear strategy" to tackle...

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Covid in Scotland: Nicola Sturgeon prepares to announce new restrictions

Covid in Scotland: Nicola Sturgeon prepares to announce...

Nicola Sturgeon will follow Boris Johnson in announcing new measures aimed at slowing...

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Coronavirus: How are pubs keeping customers safe?

Coronavirus: How are pubs keeping customers safe?

Pubs and restaurants are still open, but the rules in England have changed.

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Coronavirus: UK at 'perilous turning point', says Boris Johnson

Coronavirus: UK at 'perilous turning point', says Boris...

Boris Johnson says new restrictions being introduced in England could prevent tougher...

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Changes to gender recognition laws ruled out

Changes to gender recognition laws ruled out

Ministers decide existing laws are adequate to help trans people have their gender...

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Covid restrictions: PM sets out new hospitality and face covering rules

Covid restrictions: PM sets out new hospitality and face...

Pubs must close earlier, higher fines for not wearing masks, and weddings will again...

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Coronavirus: Scottish high schools to introduce new face covering rules

Coronavirus: Scottish high schools to introduce new face...

Ministers are consulting with teachers about the use of face coverings in corridors...

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Liberal Democrats leadership contest: Ed Davey and Layla Moran pitch for votes

Liberal Democrats leadership contest: Ed Davey and Layla...

Sir Ed Davey and Layla Moran are challenged on the economy, education and Brexit...

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Tesco's 16,000 jobs drive to reward lockdown temps

Tesco's 16,000 jobs drive to reward lockdown temps

The supermarket says people hired to deal with a surge in deliveries will get permanent...

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Bletchley Park: New crisis for code-breaking hub

Bletchley Park: New crisis for code-breaking hub

The chief executive of the Bletchley Park Trust says it is struggling to survive.

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Coronavirus: Boris Johnson says it is 'vitally important' children return to class

Coronavirus: Boris Johnson says it is 'vitally important'...

Boris Johnson tries to reassure parents that schools are Covid-secure, ahead of...

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Freezer bodies murder trial: Zahid Younis says he is 'a decent guy'

Freezer bodies murder trial: Zahid Younis says he is 'a...

Zahid Younis is accused of killing two women and hiding their remains in a freezer.