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Man, 40, goes on trial charged with 1994 murder of six-year-old Rikki Neave
James Watson, who was 13 when Rikki was killed, lied for decades to cover up the murder, prosecutors allege

Jamie Grierson

18, Jan, 2022 @2:38 PM

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BBC chief warns licence fee deal will leave £285m funding gap
Tim Davie says six-year licence fee settlement will mean fewer programmes and services

Jamie Grierson

18, Jan, 2022 @11:33 AM

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Magistrates will get power to give one-year jail sentences to cut backlog
Pandemic has caused huge delays in justice system but barristers claim change in England and Wales is ‘distraction politics’

Jamie Grierson

18, Jan, 2022 @12:01 AM

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Matt Hancock tests positive for Covid; France confirms record 368,149 new cases – as it happened
Former UK health secretary contracts virus for a second time; French health officials had been expected to announce record-breaking infections

Samantha Lock (now); Léonie Chao-Fong, Matthew Weaver and Tom Ambrose (earlier)

12, Jan, 2022 @1:06 AM

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Dog breeders ordered to pay £400,000 for animal welfare offences
Karl and Victoria Shellard, from Vale of Glamorgan, made up to £372,000 by forcing animals to deliver more than one litter a year

Jamie Grierson and agency

11, Jan, 2022 @11:12 AM

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UK health officials backtrack on US Covid isolation comparison
UKHSA previously said isolation period was in effect the same in both countries

Jamie Grierson

11, Jan, 2022 @8:38 AM

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20 May 2020: what was UK doing while No 10 aide organised a party?
At the time, there was no mixing indoors, non-essential shops were shut, and hospitality businesses remained closed

Jamie Grierson

10, Jan, 2022 @7:53 PM

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From dogs to drones: the items Travelodge guests left behind in 2021
Also on the list was a miniature horse, six-foot angel wings and a suitcase full of Blackpool rock

Jamie Grierson

10, Jan, 2022 @12:01 AM

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Nadhim Zahawi: UK should lead move from pandemic to endemic Covid
Minister says cutting isolation to five days would be helpful, but dismisses report that free tests are to end

Jamie Grierson and Rowena Mason

09, Jan, 2022 @5:02 PM

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First UK person to catch H5N1 bird flu strain is named
Alan Gosling, 79, tested positive having lived with about 20 ducks inside his home in Devon

Jamie Grierson

07, Jan, 2022 @2:26 PM

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BBC should play God Save the Queen every day, say ministers
Culture minister endorses calls for daily dose of national anthem – but proposal is ridiculed online

Jamie Grierson

07, Jan, 2022 @9:56 AM

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‘Nothing untoward’ in Johnson’s ‘great exhibition’ texts, says minister
Asked if PM’s exchange with Tory donor amounted to corruption, Paul Scully says ‘ministers get proposals all the time’

Jamie Grierson

07, Jan, 2022 @9:53 AM

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