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Viscount Trenchard: Why Japan's new Prime Minister is good news for the UK

15 hours ago   |   Conservative Home

Viscount Trenchard is a Conservative peer and Vice Chairman of the British-Japanese Parliamentary Group Last month, Yoshihide Suga replaced Japan's longest serving Prime...
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The myth of the 'efficient' private sector has been busted by Covid | Rosie Collington

16 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Countries who kept their response to the pandemic in-house have fared much better - will the UK learn its lesson? Last Friday, as towns and cities across the UK faced up to...
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Ben Bradley under pressure to apologise over free school meals tweets

16 hours ago   |   The Guardian   |   3 articles

The Conservative MP linked vouchers given to low-income families to ‘crack dens' and ‘brothels' Pressure is mounting on Ben Bradley to apologise for a Twitter tirade in which...
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Nationwide reduces Flex travel insurance cover for Covid cancellations

20 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Changes by building society will apply to trips booked from 1 January 2021 Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Nationwide building society has...
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UK's top universities urged to act on classism and accent prejudice

20 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Investigation finds widespread evidence of students being ridiculed over their backgrounds Case studies: ‘It's had a lasting impact' Universities must act to eradicate...
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At 75, I've volunteered for a Covid vaccine trial. It could set people free

20 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Some of my friends think I'm mad but we need to know people my age can go out safely again There's a 50% chance that this week I was injected with a vaccine designed to protect...
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UK could be urged to keep windows open in effort to curb Covid-19

20 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Scientists call for information campaign as evidence on role of poor ventilation mounts Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Britons could be urged to...
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Free school meals campaign takes off in England - in pictures

1 day ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

Cafe, restaurants and businesses across England have pledged to provide free food to disadvantaged children during the school half-term after footballer Marcus Rashford's...
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What Have We Learned from COVID-19?

What Have We Learned from COVID-19?

1 day ago   |   Social Science Space

13 lessons for communities, organizations, and individuals to consider Amid uncertainty, COVID-19 has ushered in a period of reflection and call for change as the social and...
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Health chiefs decide against advising shielding for people considered vulnerable

1 day ago   |   Belfast telegraph

Health chiefs have decided against reintroducing formal advice for people deemed vulnerable to Covid-19 to shield from wider society.
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Conor McGregor sends message to Khabib Nurmagomedov after shock retirement...

Conor McGregor sends message to Khabib Nurmagomedov after shock retirement announcement at UFC Fight Island

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Strictly Come Dancing: Stars kick off first live show

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Trump tells GOP donors it will be 'very tough' for Republicans to keep its...

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PM urged to meet Marcus Rashford amid calls for school meals U-turn by Christmas

PM urged to meet Marcus Rashford amid calls for school meals U-turn by Christmas

The Prime Minister is under increasing pressure to yield on providing poor school children with free meals during holidays and Labour is warning it could bring the issue back... Read more ...

Strictly bosses are 'monitoring flirty contestants Maisie Smith and HRVY'

Strictly bosses are 'monitoring flirty contestants Maisie Smith and HRVY'

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