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‘One woman took out 13 of her own teeth’: the terrifying truth about Britain’s dental crisis
In England, only a third of adults – and half of children – now have access to an NHS dentist. As those in pain turn to charity-run clinics for help, can anything stop the rot?

Helen Pidd

24, May, 2022 @5:00 AM

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‘It’s amazing, Dad!’: the Liverpool fans who lent their tickets to their kids
Some season ticket holders made the ultimate sacrifice for the Premier League match and watched it from the pub

Helen Pidd North of England editor

22, May, 2022 @7:37 PM

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Ambulance service apologises for covering up paramedics’ mistakes
Whistleblowers say North East Ambulance Service managers kept inconvenient facts from coroner

Helen Pidd North of England editor

22, May, 2022 @3:44 PM

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Martyn Hett: Victim’s family recall Manchester Arena attack 5 years on
Stepfather Stuart Murray describes the fallout from his son’s death and his lasting legacy on their family

Helen Pidd North of England editor

21, May, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Boris Johnson ‘grateful to Met’ for Partygate inquiry and says he hopes Sue Gray report will be published soon – as it happened
Prime minister speaks for first time since conclusion of police inquiry into lockdown-breaking gatherings in Downing Street

Ben Quinn and Hamish Mackay

20, May, 2022 @5:06 PM

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Child survivors of Manchester Arena attack ‘re-traumatised by poor support’
Some had to take part without warning in school attack drills after bombing, says researcher

Helen Pidd North of England editor

20, May, 2022 @12:00 PM

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John Shuttleworth gig abandoned in Derbyshire after man falls into cavern
Man hauled to safety after hanging from tree at cave event in place known locally as Devil’s Arse

Helen Pidd North of England editor

20, May, 2022 @11:52 AM

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Isle of Man medical director faced ‘disgraceful’ bullying, tribunal finds
Dr Rosalind Ranson forced out of job and accused of ‘seeking limelight’ after raising Covid concerns

Helen Pidd

17, May, 2022 @6:35 PM

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Family pay tribute to ‘happy, kind and caring boy’ killed by dog in Rochdale
Police say 48-year-old man has handed himself in after death of Daniel John Twigg, three, on Sunday

Josh Halliday and Helen Pidd

17, May, 2022 @1:09 PM

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Private children’s home bosses in England criticised over huge profits
Head of industry association hits out at children’s home owners ‘getting rich off taxpayers’ money’

Helen Pidd North of England editor

16, May, 2022 @1:04 PM

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LGBT campaigner Peter Tatchell refuses ‘national treasure’ jubilee offer
Exclusive: veteran human rights advocate, a lifelong republican, says Queen has snubbed LGBT+ people for 70 years

Helen Pidd

15, May, 2022 @4:17 PM

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Wrestling ‘death match’ in Durham investigated over strimmer violence
Organiser of event for which families were offered discounted tickets says match ‘escalated’

Helen Pidd North of England editor

12, May, 2022 @1:57 PM

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