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What is Ash Wednesday? Meaning of the Christian first day of lent - and when it falls in 2020

What is Ash Wednesday? Meaning of the Christian first day of lent - and when it falls in 2020

2 hours ago   |   The Scotsman

For many Christians, Ash Wednesday is an important part of the religious calendar.
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The Spin's 2030 predictions: England win European Cup after passport farce

3 hours ago   |   The Guardian

A decade after his predictions for 2020 , Vic Marks looks at what might happen 10 years from now, including why Jimmy Anderson is unhappy with the vegan Duke balls Sir Andrew...
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IPL ideal preparation for T20 World Cup, says England star Jos Buttler

IPL ideal preparation for T20 World Cup, says England star Jos Buttler

3 hours ago   |   Metro

Jos Buttler believes the IPL is ideal preparation for the T20 World Cup England wicketkeeper-batsman Jos Buttler insists playing in the Indian Premier League will be ideal...
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When does Lent start and end, and why is it observed by Christians?

4 hours ago   |   Evening Standard

Ash Wednesday marks the start of Lent for Christians worldwide
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My Kitchen Rules star Ash Pollard reveals shock medical diagnosis

My Kitchen Rules star Ash Pollard reveals shock medical diagnosis

7 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Ash Pollard rose to fame on the 2015 season of My Kitchen Rules and now co-hosts a Hit Network radio program on the Central Coast with Daniel Gawned.
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Pancake Day 2020: Why do we have Shrove Tuesday and what does it mean?

Pancake Day 2020: Why do we have Shrove Tuesday and what does it mean?

11 hours ago   |   Metro

We'll take any excuse to eat pancakes all day long... Today is Pancake Day 2020 , which means it's time to dust off your pancake recipes and gorge on a pile of the good...
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When does Lent start? Key dates, how long it lasts and the meaning behind the tradition

20 hours ago   |   The Mirror

Everything you need to know about Lent 2020 including the start and finish dates, when Easter falls and the traditions behind key days such as Pancake Day and Ash Wednesday
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An Overwatch Mardi Gras event is coming, according to leaks

An Overwatch Mardi Gras event is coming, according to leaks

21 hours ago   |   PCGamesN

Overwatch is getting a special event this week, according to a score of prolific leakers. Evidence of a new Mardi Gras event has repeatedly dropped over the past few days, and...
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Eight wines to go with your pancakes on Shrove Tuesday

Eight wines to go with your pancakes on Shrove Tuesday

1 day ago   |   The Spectator

Shrove Tuesday is nearly upon and this pre-Lent blow out is a perfect occasion to bring wine and pancakes together. Plus, flipping skills are sure to improve after a nice glass...
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Rachael Haynes rescues Australia after huge scare against Sri Lanka

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

Sri Lanka 122-6; Australia 123-5 Veteran makes crucial 60 after top-order collapses in Perth Australia got out of jail thanks to an inspired innings from Rachael Haynes after a...
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Tesco to cut 1,800 jobs in shake-up of in-store bakeries

Tesco to cut 1,800 jobs in shake-up of in-store bakeries

Tesco plans to cut more than 1,800 jobs as part of changes to the supermarket's in-store bakeries. Read more ...

Ex-Liberal leader David Steel accused of ignoring child abuse allegations...

Ex-Liberal leader David Steel accused of ignoring child abuse allegations for ‘political expediency'

Police, prosecutors and political parties “turned a blind eye” to allegations of child sexual abuse connected to Westminster, an investigation has found. The long-awaited... Read more ...

Man Utd chief Ed Woodward tells Ole Gunnar Solskjaer what he must do to keep job

Man Utd chief Ed Woodward tells Ole Gunnar Solskjaer what he must do to keep job

Ed Woodward wants Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to win trophies by playing attractive football. Read more ...

Former Egypt President Hosni Mubarak dies aged 91

Former Egypt President Hosni Mubarak dies aged 91

Caption: Hosni Mubarak, Egyptian president ousted during Arab Spring, dies at 91 Egypt's former president Hosni Mubarak, who led the country for 30 years, has died at the age... Read more ...

Tenerife Hotel Under Lockdown After Guest Tests Positive For Coronavirus

Tenerife Hotel Under Lockdown After Guest Tests Positive For Coronavirus

A hotel in the Canary Islands has been put under quarantine after an Italian doctor staying there tested positive for coronavirus. The H10 Adeje Palace hotel in Tenerife was... Read more ...

Josh Adams ruled out for the rest of the Six Nations with ankle injury 

Josh Adams ruled out for the rest of the Six Nations with ankle injury 

The 24-year-old winger, who was the top try-scorer at the recent World Cup with seven, suffered a nasty ankle injury in the 65th minute against France. He will now have surgery. Read more ...

Dillian Whyte promised shot at winner of Tyson Fury vs Anthony Joshua

Dillian Whyte promised shot at winner of Tyson Fury vs Anthony Joshua

Whyte wants a title shot Eddie Hearn insists Dillian Whyte will get a shot at the winner of Tyson Fury and Anthony Joshua - if the fight is made in 2020. Whyte is the current... Read more ...

Chris Evans ‘in talks' to star in Little Shop of Horrors movie remake as Dr...

Chris Evans ‘in talks' to star in Little Shop of Horrors movie remake as Dr Orin Scrivello

Chris Evans is reportedly in talks to star in Little Shop of Horrors Chris Evans is reportedly in talks for the remake of 1986 hit film Little Shop Of Horrors, with him being... Read more ...

Man admits killing wife and elderly woman in street days before Christmas

Man admits killing wife and elderly woman in street days before Christmas

Crawley Down murder victim Amy Appleton pictured with her husband Daniel on their wedding day, October 2018 A man has admitted killing his wife and an elderly woman in a brutal... Read more ...

FCA admits it accidentally leaked the details of 1,600 customers

FCA admits it accidentally leaked the details of 1,600 customers

Data leaked included names of complainants and, in some cases, other confidential details were shown, such as their addresses, telephone numbers and the nature of their complaint Read more ...