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North-east MP calls for rethink after over-75s' free TV licence axed

4 minutes ago   |   Evening Express

A north-east MP has called on the government to review the axing of free TV licences for over-75s.
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SDX sells declining Egyptian asset

8 minutes ago   |   Energy Voice

SDX Energy has sold its 50% stake in the North West Gemsa licence to privately owned Gulf Energy.
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Arsenal star talked up for SHOCK potential Liverpool transfer after Mikel Arteta row

Arsenal star talked up for SHOCK potential Liverpool transfer after Mikel Arteta row

8 minutes ago   |   CaughtOffside

Arsenal misfit Matteo Guendouzi could be a decent signing for the likes of Liverpool or Manchester City, according to pundit Stan Collymore. Writing in his column for the...
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Optimism - but anxiety - as Fife's East Neuk prepares to reopen for business

12 minutes ago   |   The Courier

Visitors to Fife's picturesque East Neuk have been urged not to drop their guard against Covid-19 as more businesses begin to open their doors this week.
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Former Rangers winger Gregg Wylde moves to fifth tier after being axed by Clyde

Former Rangers winger Gregg Wylde moves to fifth tier after being axed by Clyde

44 minutes ago   |   Daily Record

The ex-Ibrox kid has now joined East Stirling after a short spell at Broadwood Stadium was brought to a close.
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Egyptian journalist jailed on fake news charges dies of Covid-19

44 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

Fears grow over spread of pandemic in prisons after Mohamed Monir fell ill in custody Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage A prominent Egyptian...
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Tottenham offer 31-year-old huge contract to leave Chelsea FC - report

48 minutes ago   |   The Sport Review

Tottenham Hotspur have offered Willian a huge contract to complete a move to north London this summer, according to a report in England. Website Football Insider , as quoted by...
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Masked man storms McDonald's with a knife and grabs a teenage worker around the neck during robbery

Masked man storms McDonald's with a knife and grabs a teenage worker around the neck during robbery

54 minutes ago   |   Daily Mail

The attacker entered McDonald's at West Ryde in Sydney's north west just before 1.20am on Thursday armed with a knife and grabbed a staff member around the neck.
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North-east MSP ‘severely disappointed' at support for youth groups

56 minutes ago   |   Press and Journal

A north-east MSP has hit out at the Scottish Government's support for youth groups during the pandemic.
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Police get tough with drivers to protect cyclists

56 minutes ago   |   Press and Journal

Police officers across the north and north-east will be carrying out special patrols over the next two months in response to cyclists' safety concerns.
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Start of the recovery? UK economy grew 1.8 per cent in May

Start of the recovery? UK economy grew 1.8 per cent in May

Official figures showed GDP grew by 1.8 per cent in May, although it is still nearly a quarter lower than before the draconian coronavirus restrictions were imposed. Read more ...

Amber Riley shares heartbreaking video of Naya Rivera singing with son Josey...

Amber Riley shares heartbreaking video of Naya Rivera singing with son Josey as she pays tribute to late co-star

Amber Riley shared a beautiful video of Naya Rivera and son Josey Amber Riley shared a heartbreaking video of Naya Rivera singing with son Josey, as she remembered her late... Read more ...

Naya Rivera tributes from Glee stars as she's confirmed dead

Naya Rivera tributes from Glee stars as she's confirmed dead

Tributes to former Glee star Naya Rivera are flooding in after she's confirmed dead six days after going missing on Lake Piru Read more ...

Chelsea vs Norwich kick-off time, TV and live stream information

Chelsea vs Norwich kick-off time, TV and live stream information

Frank Lampard's Chelsea will be looking to bounce back from Saturday's defeat in the race for a top-four finish. Here's the time, TV channel and live stream information for... Read more ...

Coronation Street spoilers: Killer Gary Windass destroys Adam Barlow and...

Coronation Street spoilers: Killer Gary Windass destroys Adam Barlow and Sarah Platt's marriage?

They have only just got married but the relationship between Adam Barlow and Sarah Platt could be heading for the rocks in Coronation Street as the spectre of Gary Windass... Read more ...

Coronavirus news live: UK death toll reaches 44,830 and face coverings to be...

Coronavirus news live: UK death toll reaches 44,830 and face coverings to be made compulsory in shops in England from next week

Face coverings are set to become mandatory in English shops Another 11 people have died from coronavirus , bringing the UK's death toll to 44,830. When it came to the... Read more ...

MythBusters' popular host Grant Imahara dies at 49 of a brain aneurysm

MythBusters' popular host Grant Imahara dies at 49 of a brain aneurysm

The Mythbusters star, who studied electrical engineering at USC, officially joined 'The Build Team' as Scottie Chapman's replacement in the third season. Read more ...

Emmerdale spoilers: Andrea Tate cleverly outsmarts Kim in shock hit and run...

Emmerdale spoilers: Andrea Tate cleverly outsmarts Kim in shock hit and run twist

Andrea Tate makes an error in judgement in Emmerdale , as she reveals Jamie's big secret to Kim Tate - but soon manages to reclaim control. Andrea was determined to help Jamie... Read more ...

Coronavirus updates - all you need to know as £100 mask fines announced

Coronavirus updates - all you need to know as £100 mask fines announced

Shopping with a face mask or covering in shops and supermarket will become mandatory in England in new official rules are set to kick in by the end of July that Read more ...

NI ambulance staff deserve protection, as 600 staff took time off in three...

NI ambulance staff deserve protection, as 600 staff took time off in three years due to work-related stress

People will find it shocking that over 600 ambulance service staff have had to take time off in the last three years due to work-related stress. Read more ...