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Julian Knight: The Culture Select Committee should act as its own Royal Commission on the BBC's future

28 minutes ago   |   Conservative Home

Julian Knight is MP for Solihull and has served for three years on the DCMS Select Committee. We have been here before. In 2015, a Conservative general election victory was...
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Angry Caithness residents claim wind farm ‘ring of steel' is tightening around them

3 hours ago   |   Press and Journal   |   2 articles

The return of proposals for a seven turbine wind farm in Caithness have prompted angry and despairing responses from local residents who believe an industrial “ring of steel”...
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Fears wind farm ‘ring of steel' is tightening

3 hours ago   |   Energy Voice   |   2 articles

The return of proposals for a seven-turbine wind farm in Caithness have prompted angry and despairing responses from local residents who believe an industrial “ring of steel”...
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Climate refugees can't be returned home, says landmark UN human rights ruling

3 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Experts say judgment is ‘tipping point' that opens the door to climate crisis claims for protection It is unlawful for governments to return people to countries where their...
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Report reveals Moray's roads ‘aggressively deteriorating' since council cut spending in 2014

3 hours ago   |   Press and Journal

Moray's roads have “deteriorated” at a rapid pace since a council decision to reduce investment six years ago. When setting the authority's budget in 2014, councillors agreed...
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Calling Conservatives: New public appointments announced. Chair of the Migration Advisory Committee - and more

4 hours ago   |   Conservative Home

Seven years ago , the TaxPayers' Alliance reported that “in the last year, five times more Labour people were appointed to public bodies than Tories”. Since then, the figures...
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This curious contest for the Chairmanship of the 1922 Committee

13 hours ago   |   Conservative Home

As we wrote last week, the election for the Chairmanship of the 1992 Committee features two candidates from the centre-right of the Parliamentary Party. Both are men. Both are...
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Tour of Hainan 2020, a 8-day round the island int'l bike race

Tour of Hainan 2020, a 8-day round the island int'l bike race

1 day ago   |   Sanya

The 14th Tour of Hainan will be held once again in Hainan from February 23rd to March 1st, 2020. The event was first held in 2006. It was made a UCI 2.1 race from 2007 and...
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These 10 countries face the biggest humanitarian crises in 2020

These 10 countries face the biggest humanitarian crises in 2020

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

The International Rescue Committee humanitarian group has published its annual "Emergency Watchlist" listing the ten countries facing the world's worst crises in 2020. These...
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Strathaven Gala committee issue urgent appeal

Strathaven Gala committee issue urgent appeal

1 day ago   |   Daily Record

It's the second time in just three years the committee has had to appeal for help from locals.
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SAG Awards: Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt attend Netfllix after-party

SAG Awards: Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt attend Netfllix after-party

Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston attended the same Netflix after-party following the main event on Sunday night, partying the night away at the Sunset Tower in Los Angeles with... Read more ...

Here's why Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt were the talk of last night's SAG...

Here's why Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt were the talk of last night's SAG awards

Here's everything you to know... Getty Images Last night saw the 2020 Screen Actors Guild awards, held this year at LA's Shrine Auditorium and Expo Hall. And with nominees from... Read more ...

Venus Williams fires Coco Gauff warning as she hunts revenge at Australian Open

Venus Williams fires Coco Gauff warning as she hunts revenge at Australian Open

Venus Williams is vying for revenge when she takes on Coco Gauff at the Australian Open. Read more ...

Man Utd fans have four reasons to be optimistic Bruno Fernandes transfer...

Man Utd fans have four reasons to be optimistic Bruno Fernandes transfer will happen

Manchester United are trying to agree a deal for Sporting Lisbon star Bruno Fernandes in the January transfer window, but the move has hit a snag over the transfer fee. United... Read more ...

Prince Charles is 'massively sad' over Harry and Meghan royal split decision

Prince Charles is 'massively sad' over Harry and Meghan royal split decision

The Prince of Wales is said to view Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's bid to step back from royal life as a 'disaster' that brings back memories of Princess Diana's death Read more ...

Jordan Henderson responds to Liverpool fans' title chants after Man Utd win

Jordan Henderson responds to Liverpool fans' title chants after Man Utd win

Liverpool fans chanted 'we're gonna win the league' after they went 16 points clear at the top of the table with a win over Manchester United Read more ...

Two arrested after three people are stabbed to death in Seven Kings

Two arrested after three people are stabbed to death in Seven Kings

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of murder after three men were knifed to death in east London yesterday evening. All of the victims, thought to be in their 20s and 30s... Read more ...

Two dead and 15 injured after shooter opens fire outside bar

Two dead and 15 injured after shooter opens fire outside bar

At least two people have been killed and another 15 are reportedly injured following a shooting outside a bar. Police in Kansas City, Missouri, said the incident took place... Read more ...

Tom Hanks' rather unfortunate hand gesture at the SAG awards 2020 has us howling

Tom Hanks' rather unfortunate hand gesture at the SAG awards 2020 has us howling

Tom Hanks mimed...er...something at the SAG awards When Tom Hanks walked down the red carpet at the 2020 Screen Actors Guild Awards overnight, did he think one such hand... Read more ...

Gary Neville questions why Manchester United owners haven't sacked Ed Woodward

Gary Neville questions why Manchester United owners haven't sacked Ed Woodward

Gary Neville has blasted Manchester United's owners for sticking with Ed Woodward despite his 'unforgivable' record in the transfer market. The Red Devils were beaten 2-0 at... Read more ...