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Newslinks for Tuesday 14th July 2020

NEWSLINKS FOR TUESDAY 14TH JULY 2020

Wear mask in shops or face a £100 fine “Facemasks will become compulsory in shops from a week on Friday, with £100 fines for those...

THE MOGGCAST: REES-MOGG ON LANSLEY'S NHS REFORMS - “THE PEOPLE WHO ARE HELD TO ACCOUNT” SHOULD “MAKE THE DECISIONS”

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GOVE IS RIGHT: FACE MASKS SHOULD BE ABOUT COMMON SENSE

Over the last few months, the Government has been repeatedly quizzed about whether it will more strictly enforce face masks. While...

ALEC SHELBROOKE: WE'RE LEVELLING UP THIS COUNTRY - AND THAT'S GOT TO INCLUDE EQUAL CONSTITUENCIES

Alec Shelbrooke is MP for Elmet & Rothwell. When my colleagues and I walked back into the House of Commons after the General Election...

 
 
 

RODERICK CRAWFORD: ALMOST HALFWAY THROUGH JULY, THERE IS STILL NO SIGN THAT A TRADE DEAL WITH THE EU IS POSSIBLE - NEVER MIND PROBABLE

Roderick Crawford works on conflict resolution in countries such as Yemen, South Sudan and Iraq, and on Brexit-related matters. He...

Newslinks for Monday 13th July 2020

NEWSLINKS FOR MONDAY 13TH JULY 2020

Hertfordshire farm locks down after 73 workers test positive for Coronavirus “The entire workforce of a farm in Herefordshire has been...

 
 
 

JUDY TERRY: WEST SUFFOLK IS SHOWING THE WAY ON APPRENTICESHIPS

Judy Terry is a marketing professional and a former local councillor in Suffolk. Journalists are cynics, but every once in a while...

 
 
 

CHRISTIAN GUY: TODAY'S REAL SLAVERY SCANDAL. THERE ARE 100,000 SLAVES IN BRITAIN TODAY - THE TIP OF AN INTERNATIONAL ICEBERG

Christian Guy is Chief Executive of the anti-slavery organisation Justice and Care. He was formerly a Special Adviser to David Cameron...

WATCH: GOVE - ‘I TRUST PEOPLE'S GOOD SENSE'. WHY HE DOESN'T THINK FACE COVERINGS SHOULD BE MANDATORY

I don't think face masks should be mandatory in England says Cabinet Office Minister Michael Gove Marr Covid 19 pic.twitter.com/5O6qpZdnWg -...

 
 
 

WATCH: TAOISEACH - MORE CLARITY NEEDED ON PLANS FOR IRISH BORDER

We need more detail and precision on arrangements for the Northern Ireland protocol, which aims to avoid a hard border on the island...

WATCH: STURGEON - ‘I REGRET AND APOLOGISE FOR EVERY DEATH'

“I regret and apologise for every death” caused by Covid 19 “but what I absolutely refute is that there was some particular problem...

 
 
 

WATCH: GOVE SAYS COVID-19 TECHNOLOGY WILL BE USED TO SPREAD JOBS ACROSS THE UK

“Within the civil service” the government will use technology to enable people to work from home and out of London - distributing jobs...

Newslinks for Sunday 12th July 2020

NEWSLINKS FOR SUNDAY 12TH JULY 2020

Sunak ‘plans Brexit tax cuts' to save the economy “Taxes and red tape will be slashed in towns and cities across the country next year,...

 
 
 
Polling snapshot. How Johnson reinvented the Conservatives after they had recently formed governments three times

POLLING SNAPSHOT. HOW JOHNSON REINVENTED THE CONSERVATIVES AFTER THEY HAD RECENTLY FORMED GOVERNMENTS THREE TIMES

Begin by looking at the Politico poll of polls graph above, which we like to use on ConservativeHome from time and time, and which...

RICHARD WALTON: THE GOVERNMENT MUST ACT TO PREVENT CORONAVIRUS FRAUD

Richard Walton is a Senior Fellow at Policy Exchange and a former Head of Counter-Terrorism Command of the Metropolitan Police. In...

 
 
 

BEVIN, THE WORKING-CLASS JOHN BULL WHO STOOD UP TO STALIN AND HAS NO SUCCESSORS IN TODAY'S LABOUR PARTY

Ernest Bevin: Labour's Churchill by Andrew Adonis Andrew Adonis has chosen a magnificent subject. Ernest Bevin was recognised by everyone...

JONATHAN GULLIS: AT LAST, WE HAVE AN EDUCATION SECRETARY WILLING TO SAY THAT THE EMPEROR HAS NO CLOTHES

Jonathan Gullis is the MP for Stoke-on-Trent North. He was previously a secondary school teacher. A young person in my constituency...

 
 
 
Newslinks for Saturday 11th July 2020

NEWSLINKS FOR SATURDAY 11TH JULY 2020

Coronavirus 1) Face masks “to be made compulsory in shops” “Face masks will become mandatory in shops and enclosed spaces, Boris Johnson...

THE “EQUALITIES” INDUSTRY HAS ENTRENCHED DIVISION. IT MUST BE SWEPT AWAY

“I have a dream,” declared Martin Luther King on August 28, 1963, “that my four little children will one day live in a nation where...

 
 
 



Jurgen Klopp congratulates Adebayo Akinfenwa after Wycombe's play-off success

Jurgen Klopp congratulates Adebayo Akinfenwa after Wycombe's play-off success

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp sent Adebayo Akinfenwa a congratulatory video message, after the forward helped Wycombe secure promotion to the Championship. Read more ...

Naya Rivera confirmed dead as Glee star's body found in lake

Naya Rivera confirmed dead as Glee star's body found in lake

Naya Rivera has been confirmed dead after her unaccompanied four-year-old son was found alone on a rented boat on a lake in Southern California Read more ...

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 ...

Naya Rivera saved her son's life but 'couldn't save herself' in tragic death

Naya Rivera saved her son's life but 'couldn't save herself' in tragic death

The 33-year-old Glee star was confirmed dead yesterday by Police as her body was found six days after she was reported missing. Read more ...

Legendary commentator Clive Tyldesley stepping away from lead role for ITV

Legendary commentator Clive Tyldesley stepping away from lead role for ITV

Legendary commentator Clive Tyldesley will be stepping away from his lead role with ITV after 22 years of service. ITV announced that he will be replaced by Sam Matterface next... Read more ...

Naya Rivera Dead at 33: Look Back at the Glee Star's Sweet Photos With Son Josey

Naya Rivera Dead at 33: Look Back at the Glee Star's Sweet Photos With Son Josey

Fans are mourning the death of Naya Rivera. The Glee actress has died at the age of 33. Rivera's body was recovered five days after she went missing while boating with her... Read more ...

Grant Imahara, MythBusters Presenter, Dies Aged 49

Grant Imahara, MythBusters Presenter, Dies Aged 49

MythBusters star Grant Imahara has died at the age of 49. On Monday evening, The Hollywood Reporter broke the news of Grant's death, reporting that he had “died suddenly”... Read more ...

Man Utd hero Paul Scholes blames one player for Southampton draw

Man Utd hero Paul Scholes blames one player for Southampton draw

Manchester United hero Paul Scholes singled out one player after the Southampton draw. 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 ...

Lidl to open 25 new stores across the UK this year creating 1,000 jobs

Lidl to open 25 new stores across the UK this year creating 1,000 jobs

Budget supermarket Lidl has unveiled plans to open a new store every week until Christmas, creating 1,000 jobs, and then keep going into next year and the year after until 100... Read more ...