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Henry Smith: The Animal Welfare Bill needs protections for laying hens, which are often subjected to significant suffering

1 hour ago   |   Conservative Home

Henry Smith is MP for Crawley. The Animal Welfare Bill is currently making its way through Parliament to enshrine sentience in UK law, recognising that animals feel suffering...
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Everything Leaving Netflix in February 2022

Everything Leaving Netflix in February 2022

2 hours ago   |   PC Mag

Every month Netflix sends some movies up to a farm in the country, never to be streamed again. Here's what's leaving in February.
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Fix the Planet newsletter: The weird and wonderful rivals to batteries

2 hours ago   |   New Scientist

As Scotland announces the building of 17 enormous wind farms off its coast, we look at the novel solutions for storing the electricity they will produce
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Nicola Sturgeon accused of 'brass neck' in human rights row over green energy contracts

Nicola Sturgeon accused of 'brass neck' in human rights row over green energy contracts

3 hours ago   |   Daily Record

Contracts worth almost £700 million were awarded to 17 projects for new offshore wind farms along Scotland's coasts.
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Premier League's new big spenders interested in Malang Sarr

Premier League's new big spenders interested in Malang Sarr

4 hours ago   |   Chelsea News

Malang Sarr came to Chelsea on a free transfer last summer, and it looked like he was just going to be farmed out on loan and then sold. After a bad season at Porto last time...
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Joe van Niekerk: from rugby fields to a farm in the Costa Rican jungle

4 hours ago   |   The Guardian

After becoming a European champion, Van Niekerk retired and travelled the world in a campervan looking for the pure life By Jonathan Drennan for the Guardian Sport Network Joe...
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This Morning viewers left in hysterics as New Zealand man shows off 'world's biggest potato'

This Morning viewers left in hysterics as New Zealand man shows off 'world's biggest potato'

4 hours ago   |   Daily Mail   |   2 articles

Colin Craig-Brown, from New Zealand, was weeding the vegetable garden on his small farm near Hamilton when he discovered a giant, misshapen spud weighing nearly eight kilograms.
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John Deere remains the tractor brand of choice for UK farmers

5 hours ago   |   Press and Journal

John Deere remains the tractor brand of choice for UK farmers with green and yellow machines accounting for more than a quarter of all tractor sales.
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America has a manure problem, and the miracle solution being touted isn't all that it seems

5 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Converting waste into ‘biogas' is a crucial part of Biden's climate plan - but it can come with some significant costs It's hard to talk about meat, dairy or egg farming...
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Dunfermline chicken farm manager smashed his own car with bricks and slashed tyres with knife

8 hours ago   |   The Courier

A chicken farm manager from Fife smashed up his own car with bricks after getting into a "minor" accident while picking up the keys to his new home.
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Boris Johnson blew £900,000 on study that proved bridge to Northern Ireland...

Boris Johnson blew £900,000 on study that proved bridge to Northern Ireland wouldn't work

To reach the obvious conclusion that a fixed link across the Irish Sea would be too expensive and almost impossible to build the taxpayer was billed a six figure sum. Read more ...

NI Covid restrictions: Nightclubs to reopen, table service rules removed...

NI Covid restrictions: Nightclubs to reopen, table service rules removed - as First Minister says society must get back to ‘normality'

Northern Ireland's Covid-19 restrictions are to be eased from Friday, the First and Deputy First Ministers confirmed in a press conference following the Executive meeting on... Read more ...

Rooney, Lampard watch on as World Cup winning third Everton candidate...

Rooney, Lampard watch on as World Cup winning third Everton candidate impresses at interview

Fabio Cannavaro is the latest candidate to be interviewed for the Everton job, according to reports that also claim he impressed. Everton are searching for a successor to... Read more ...

Boris Johnson resign: Why Tory voters have turned against PM as data shows...

Boris Johnson resign: Why Tory voters have turned against PM as data shows exodus

CONSERVATIVE Christian Wakeford, who was elected Bury South MP in 2019, struck a blow for Boris Johnson yesterday amid a public defection to Labour. New polls show the... Read more ...

Kate Middleton jokes her dog will be upset after she enjoys cuddle with...

Kate Middleton jokes her dog will be upset after she enjoys cuddle with therapy pup

Kate Middleton and Prince William visited Clitheroe Community Hospital in Lancashire this afternoon, where the Duchess sported a Massimo Dutti coat that she's worn on at least... Read more ...

Strictly's Rose Ayling-Ellis and Giovanni Pernice cosy up for new snaps...

Strictly's Rose Ayling-Ellis and Giovanni Pernice cosy up for new snaps ahead of tour debut

Rose Ayling-Ellis and Giovanni Pernice have been pictured in some cosy new photographs... Read more ...

Woman who stabbed boyfriend to death at New Year's Eve party guilty of murder

Woman who stabbed boyfriend to death at New Year's Eve party guilty of murder

Hannah Sindrey stabbed Paul Fletcher in the chest A woman who stabbed her boyfriend to death at a New Year's Eve flat party is facing a life sentence after being convicted of... Read more ...

Parents outraged as school 'bans coats' with children left in freezing cold

Parents outraged as school 'bans coats' with children left in freezing cold

PARENTS are outraged at a high school in Cheshire after a new strict branded uniform policy stopped their kids from wearing their own coats outside. Read more ...

Developers unearth the bones of an overhauled Task Manager for Windows 11

Developers unearth the bones of an overhauled Task Manager for Windows 11

Enlarge / A look at the Windows 11-style Task Manager, with Mica theming and dark mode support. Microsoft's piecemeal approach to updating and unifying Windows 11's new look... Read more ...

Tottenham join Newcastle in the hunt to sign Sevilla defender Diego Carlos

Tottenham join Newcastle in the hunt to sign Sevilla defender Diego Carlos

Tottenham have expressed interest in signing Newcastle target Diego Carlos. Eddie Howe's side have already made two signings and are looking to make Carlos their third addition. Read more ...