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13 days ago   |   Northern Ireland Screen

On 19 th March the Government introduced the Coronavirus Bill 2019-21 to parliament to enable public bodies to deal with the Covid -19 pandemic, the bill was to complete its...
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Parliament alcohol ban: Speaker cracks down on drinking culture over coronavirus fears

Parliament alcohol ban: Speaker cracks down on drinking culture over coronavirus fears

14 days ago   |   Daily Express

SIR Lindsay Hoyle has banned the sale of alcohol on the House of Commons premises as coronavirus fears continue to grow.
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A book which sees the ultra-liberals as a threat. But doesn't recognise that they're not having it all their own way

17 days ago   |   Conservative Home

Remaking One Nation: Conservatism in an Age of Crisis by Nick Timothy Nick Timothy begins his book with his own crisis: “At two minutes to ten, my world fell to pieces.” It was...
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Six Nations set to go behind paywall after latest setback

17 days ago   |   Planet Rugby   |   2 articles

The government has rejected the chance to ensure the Six Nations remains on free-to-air TV by turning down a call to give the Championship Group A status, with the Department...
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The Dales are alive! Say Yes to Tess sets Yorkshire politics to music

23 days ago   |   The Guardian

Tess Seddon scoffed at the idea of the Yorkshire party - until she became its election candidate. Now she's turned her doomed campaign into a stage musical When Tess Seddon...
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Durham's ‘pitman's parliament', a monument of industrial heritage, saved from ruin

23 days ago   |   The Guardian

Redhills, for long the base of the Durham miners and a centre of community culture, is set to return to its former glory More than 100 years ago, when miners in County Durham...
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Daylight robbery: big brands and street artists clash

25 days ago   |   The Big Issue

Street artists used to play a game of cat and mouse with the authorities; now they are playing the same game with global brands. This is the blessing and curse of street art...
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Drillminister: ‘I'm the last chance of real democracy'

Drillminister: ‘I'm the last chance of real democracy'

28 days ago   |   Huck Mag

It's a drizzly afternoon in Woolwich, where Drillminister - the passionate, provocative drill artist hoping to become London's new mayor - spent most of his childhood. “I kind...
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Scottish Secretary accused of showing ‘total disregard' for business by suggesting Aberdeen firm's immigration system worries are about having to pay higher wages

Scottish Secretary accused of showing ‘total disregard' for business by suggesting Aberdeen firm's immigration system worries are about having to pay higher wages

1 month ago   |   Press and Journal   |   2 articles

The Scottish Secretary has been accused of showing a “total disregard” for business concerns north of the border after he suggested worries about worker shortages show a fear...
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Eddie Izzard plans to stand as Labour MP in next election

Eddie Izzard plans to stand as Labour MP in next election

1 month ago   |   Metro

Eddie is planning to stand as an MP Eddie Izzard is planning to stand as an MP in the next election. The comedian made his political plans known in a recent stand-up show at...
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Andrea Bocelli to stream special live concert at Duomo di Milano on Easter...

Andrea Bocelli to stream special live concert at Duomo di Milano on Easter Sunday

The Italian opera singer, 61, has been granted exclusive access to the currently closed Milan cathedral by the Archpriest, Monsignor Gianantonio Borgonovo, and Mayor Giuseppe Sala. Read more ...

Ant McPartlin reveals how Simon Cowell's son Eric inspired big changes to...

Ant McPartlin reveals how Simon Cowell's son Eric inspired big changes to Britain's Got Talent: ‘We've got a keyboard playing dinosaur'

Simon Cowell's son Eric has changed Britain's Got Talent Ant McPartlin has claimed fatherhood has ‘changed' Simon Cowell as a judge on Britain's Got Talent because all his... Read more ...

After troubled first flight, Boeing will refly Starliner without crew

After troubled first flight, Boeing will refly Starliner without crew

Enlarge / A closeup view of the Starliner capsule with its service module immediately beneath it. Boeing announced on Monday evening that it will refly its Starliner... Read more ...

Phoebe Waller-Bridge's sold-out live theatre performance of Fleabag will be...

Phoebe Waller-Bridge's sold-out live theatre performance of Fleabag will be available for streaming

Phoebe Waller-Bridge's widely-praised live theatre performance of Fleabag is now available to stream online with the proceeds going to the fight against COVID-19. Read more ...

Social media firms told to clamp down on 5G coronavirus conspiracies by MPs

Social media firms told to clamp down on 5G coronavirus conspiracies by MPs

5G mast ‘on fire' in Birmingham MPs want companies like Twitter and Facebook to be held to account for the spread of conspiracy theories linking 5G technology to the Covid-19... Read more ...

Luke Shaw reveals Zlatan Ibrahimovic would ‘absolutely kill' Man Utd...

Luke Shaw reveals Zlatan Ibrahimovic would ‘absolutely kill' Man Utd teammates if they slacked off in training

The veteran Swede demanded full commitment in every training session Luke Shaw has hailed the impact Zlatan Ibrahimovic had on the dressing-room culture at Manchester United... Read more ...

Courteney Cox's New Dance Videos Have Jennifer Aniston Laughing Out Loud

Courteney Cox's New Dance Videos Have Jennifer Aniston Laughing Out Loud

Could Courteney Cox be any better at social media? On Sunday, the Friends alum put her spin on the "Savage" Dance Challenge with an epic video that even had her pal Jennifer... Read more ...

Larry David defends Woody Allen after reading his book, says he doesn't...

Larry David defends Woody Allen after reading his book, says he doesn't think he “did anything wrong”

Curb Your Enthusiasm star Larry David has defended Woody Allen after reading his controversial new memoir. Apropos of Nothing hit the headlines recently after a mass walk-out... Read more ...

Shania Twain leaves This Morning fans baffled as she sings with her HORSE

Shania Twain leaves This Morning fans baffled as she sings with her HORSE

The Country music legend, 54, left This Morning viewers baffled on Monday as she performed a special rendition of her hit Man! I Feel Like a Woman! alongside her horse. Read more ...

You Can Virtually Get Out Of The House With The Help Of These 6 FAB Drones 

You Can Virtually Get Out Of The House With The Help Of These 6 FAB Drones 

You can't go out, but you sure can send out these drones to get you all caught up on what's happening around the city. Loopholes FTW... cuz' who said anything about not being... Read more ...