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Farming union's trade deal petition signed by thousands

13 days ago   |   Press and Journal

A petition urging the UK Government to protect farmers in future trade deals has been signed by more than 17,000 people. The petition, launched by the NFU, urges government to...
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UK Budget: Distillers applaud whisky duty freeze but call for more action to combat US tariffs

UK Budget: Distillers applaud whisky duty freeze but call for more action to combat US tariffs

18 days ago   |   Press and Journal

Whisky distillers welcomed the Chancellor's freeze on spirits duty but warned more must be done to protect the industry against US tariffs. Rishi Sunak met the whisky...
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Coronavirus Fears Continue to Hit Chinatown Restaurants Hardest

Coronavirus Fears Continue to Hit Chinatown Restaurants Hardest

19 days ago   |   Eater London

An empty street in London's Chinatown | Michaël Protin Some restaurants have announced business is down by as much as 50 percent; others have reportedly closed The novel...
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Restaurant Industry Calls for Financial Support Over Coronavirus Downturn

Restaurant Industry Calls for Financial Support Over Coronavirus Downturn

19 days ago   |   Eater London

The U.K. restaurant industry is bracing for novel coronavirus downturn | Sam Mellish / In Pictures via Getty Images U.K. Hospitality implores the government to annul business...
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FDA and FTC crack down on fake coronavirus cures, warning 7 companies selling teas, essential oils, and colloidal silver the government is 'prepared to take enforcement actions'

FDA and FTC crack down on fake coronavirus cures, warning 7 companies selling teas, essential oils, and colloidal silver the government is 'prepared to take enforcement actions'

19 days ago   |   Business Insider

The US Food and Drug Administration and the Federal Trade Commission issued warning letters to seven companies on Monday for selling products that fraudulently claim to prevent...
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Treasury adviser sorely mistaken in attitude to farming

22 days ago   |   The Courier

In the week supermarkets rolled out contingency plans to counter panic food buying, and global trade felt the impact of coronavirus, we discovered a Treasury adviser thinks...
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Hoop Dreams: First female coopers start work at Diageo

Hoop Dreams: First female coopers start work at Diageo

22 days ago   |   Scotsman

First-year coopering apprentices Angela Cochrane and Kirsty Olychick - recruited by distiller Diageo at its Cambus Cooperage in Clackmannanshire - are breaking down the gender...
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Public warned that supermarkets will be well stocked with all supplies despite coronavirus

Public warned that supermarkets will be well stocked with all supplies despite coronavirus

23 days ago   |   The Mirror   |   2 articles

Environment Secretary George Eustice held talks with supermarket and trade body bosses over food supply contingencies on Friday and said he was reassured retailers were taking...
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Co-op issue urgent food recall on popular sandwich over metal fears - check affected item

Co-op issue urgent food recall on popular sandwich over metal fears - check affected item

24 days ago   |   Daily Express

AN URGENT recall has been issued by Co-op, previously trading as The Co-operative Food, after discovering a possible presence of metal in one of their popular sandwiches...
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Carole Malone savages 'EU cartel' for US food standards claim in furious Brexit trade rant

Carole Malone savages 'EU cartel' for US food standards claim in furious Brexit trade rant

25 days ago   |   Daily Express

CAROLE MALONE unleashed a scathing attack on the European Union's food standards propaganda during Channel 5's Jeremy Vine show.
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First food parcels arrive at doorsteps of vulnerable people

First food parcels arrive at doorsteps of vulnerable people

Food parcels have begun arriving at the doors of the most vulnerable people across Britain who are being shielded from coronavirus. Read more ...

Airbnb is letting NHS staff and frontline coronavirus workers stay at for free

Airbnb is letting NHS staff and frontline coronavirus workers stay at for free

Nearly 1,500 hosts have given up their accomoddation to NHS staff NHS staff and frontline carers during the coronavirus pandemic have been superheroes without capes. Their... Read more ...

Fury as bins are now overflowing with OUT-OF-DATE food after being bought in...

Fury as bins are now overflowing with OUT-OF-DATE food after being bought in coronavirus frenzy

Ajit Singh Atwal shared a series of images on social media that showed rubbish bins in Derby overflowing with discarded food which included loaves of bread, bananas and packs... Read more ...

Amanda Holden looks glam for boozy online 'girls night in' with celebrity pals

Amanda Holden looks glam for boozy online 'girls night in' with celebrity pals

Britain's Got Talent Judge Amanda Holden got all dressed up on Friday to drink champagne on video chat with friends including Lisa Faulkner, Angela Griffin and Sarah Parish. Read more ...

Best baby food brands to keep stocked in your cupboards

Best baby food brands to keep stocked in your cupboards

These top baby food brands will ensure only the best fuel for your little one will do Read more ...

Fauci says that lifting lockdowns is 'a matter of weeks' and depends on the...

Fauci says that lifting lockdowns is 'a matter of weeks' and depends on the availability of 15-minute coronavirus testing

Dr. Anthony Fauci , the nation's top infectious-disease expert, said Sunday that lifting US lockdowns is "going to be a matter of weeks." Fauci, appearing on CNN's "State of... Read more ...

UK to deliver 50,000 care packages a week containing food to vulnerable people

UK to deliver 50,000 care packages a week containing food to vulnerable people

The Covid-19 outbreak in the UK continues to worsen with Cabinet office minister Michael Gove this morning warning that the lockdown could continue into the summer Read more ...

Coronation Street's Alan Halsall makes fans emotional with touching gesture...

Coronation Street's Alan Halsall makes fans emotional with touching gesture to daughter Sienna during coronavirus lockdown

Alan Halsall made Corrie fans very emotional Alan Halsall got Coronation Street fans feeling all kinds of emotional as he shared a touching gesture towards his daughter Sienna... Read more ...

Coronavirus: Deliveroo pledges 500,000 free meals for NHS workers

Coronavirus: Deliveroo pledges 500,000 free meals for NHS workers

Deliveroo, the food delivery service, is to deliver 500,000 free meals to NHS workers across Britain as the coronavirus pandemic intensifies. Read more ...

Lidl delivers thousands of bags of free fruit and veg bags direct to...

Lidl delivers thousands of bags of free fruit and veg bags direct to hospitals for NHS staff

Some of the food in the bags for NHS workers Our NHS staff are heroes and we need to do what we can to take care of them during the coronavirus crisis. We've seen nurses... Read more ...