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Peers to be paid '£160 just for clicking a button' under House of Lords remote-voting plans

Peers to be paid '£160 just for clicking a button' under House of Lords remote-voting plans

5 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Peers, who unlike MPs are not being encouraged to return to Westminster after Whitsun, would get £162 - half their usual daily allowance - for voting online.
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MPs to ditch £4bn move to allow builders in Parliament as UK battles coronavirus debt

MPs to ditch £4bn move to allow builders in Parliament as UK battles coronavirus debt

6 hours ago   |   Daily Express

THE £4 billion plans to move MPs out of Parliament to allow the refurbishment of the Palace of Westminster are on the verge of being ditched.
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Extinction Rebellion stage silent socially-distanced climate protests across Britain 

Extinction Rebellion stage silent socially-distanced climate protests across Britain 

16 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Extinction Rebellion protesters are gathering across the UK - including in Westminster and Portsmouth - throughout the day to protest the government's response to the...
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'No faith in our leaders': lockdown diaries reveal anger over Cummings

17 hours ago   |   The Guardian

A weekly study of 50 Britons exposes the fury over the chief adviser's trip to Durham and its implications for Boris Johnson Coronavirus - latest updates See all our...
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West Lothian Council bosses urge Holyrood to release vital coronavirus cash

West Lothian Council bosses urge Holyrood to release vital coronavirus cash

21 hours ago   |   Daily Record

Council leader Lawrence Fitzpatrick joins calls for Scottish Ministers to make cash available from Westminster
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England to limit students going to Wales, Scotland and N Ireland

22 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Devolved regions angry at policy to introduce cap on undergraduate numbers The government in Westminster will limit the number of students from England who can go to university...
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Prince William's super-rich close friend makes incredible donation to Covid-19 research

Prince William's super-rich close friend makes incredible donation to Covid-19 research

1 day ago   |   Daily Express

A CLOSE FRIEND of Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge, the Duke of Westminster, has made a huge donation to Oxford University's research into the effects of coronavirus...
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The Duke of Westminster donates £1m to Oxford University's COVID-19 mental health research

1 day ago   |   Oxford University

Hugh Grosvenor, The Duke of Westminster, has donated £1m towards Oxford University's COVID-19 mental health research programmes. This is part of the £10m donation announced by...
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Brex Pistol Tories again prove they're Rotten to their core, says Brian Reade

Brex Pistol Tories again prove they're Rotten to their core, says Brian Reade

1 day ago   |   The Mirror

Cummings wants to be seen as the Johnny Rotten of Westminster, the elite-loathing maverick who spits on the Commons' mace. Yet, like Johnson, yet he too went from public school...
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Revised furlough scheme unlikely to ‘stem tide' of oil job losses

1 day ago   |   Energy Voice

The UK Government's furlough scheme is unlikely to “stem the tide” of oil industry job losses as employers are told to start contributing to wages in the coming months, lawyers...
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Michael Angelis: Thomas The Tank Engine narrator and Auf Wiedersehen, Pet...

Michael Angelis: Thomas The Tank Engine narrator and Auf Wiedersehen, Pet star dies

Michael Angelis, who was best known for narrating Thomas The Tank Engine series Thomas And Friends, has died at the age of 68, his agent said. Read more ...

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Chilli, lime and coconut ice lollies recipe

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Police use tear gas and rubber bullets to clear protests from streets in...

Police use tear gas and rubber bullets to clear protests from streets in Minneapolis

Law enforcement began to fire tear gas 'unprovoked' on demonstrators breaking a curfew in Minneapolis on Saturday, reports say. Read more ...

Prince catches Covid-19 after flying 1,050 miles to party in Spain

Prince catches Covid-19 after flying 1,050 miles to party in Spain

Prince Joachim of Belgium has tested positive for coronavirus, after flouting lockdown rules to attend a party with 27 people in Córdoba, Spain, 1,050 miles from his home Read more ...

Premier League announce ZERO positive coronavirus tests in round four of testing

Premier League announce ZERO positive coronavirus tests in round four of testing

The Premier League has revealed the results from its latest round of coronavirus testing. Read more ...

Everything we know about George Floyd's death

Everything we know about George Floyd's death

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Packed beach evacuated after three seriously injured jumping off cliffs into sea

Packed beach evacuated after three seriously injured jumping off cliffs into sea

Air ambulances landed at Durdle Door on Saturday afternoon after three people were seriously injured jumping off cliffs into the sea at the beach in Dorset Hundreds of... Read more ...

Boris Johnson gives Dominic Cummings final warning after COVID-19 lockdown row

Boris Johnson gives Dominic Cummings final warning after COVID-19 lockdown row

BORIS JOHNSON has issued a stern ultimatum to advisor Dominic Cummings to avoid any more media firestorms. Read more ...

Trump postponing G7 & wants to add Russia, Australia, India & South Korea to...

Trump postponing G7 & wants to add Russia, Australia, India & South Korea to ‘represent what's going on in the world'

DONALD Trump said he is going to postpone the G7 meeting until the fall. The president wanted to host the Group of 7 Nations conference in Washington DC in June. Trump said he... Read more ...

New video ‘shows George Floyd struggling inside police car' shortly before...

New video ‘shows George Floyd struggling inside police car' shortly before he was pinned down and ‘killed'

NEW footage has emerged that appears to “show George Floyd struggling inside a cop car” shortly before he was pinned down and “killed.” The video, which is believed to show the... Read more ...