Society

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Ex-pupils who compiled sexual abuse dossier accused of blocking inquiry
Former students at Eltham college receive letter from school’s lawyers accusing them of obstructing investigation

Sally Weale Education correspondent

13, Jun, 2021 @11:35 AM

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Children’s access to online porn fuels sexual harassment, says commissioner
Rachel de Souza warns use of websites partly to blame for normalising sexual harassment in schools

Rachel Hall and Michael Savage

13, Jun, 2021 @9:45 AM

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‘Our kids need daylight’: families fight the towers leaving UK homes in shadow
The high-rise buildings proliferating across inner cities pose huge health risks, say campaigners

Harriet Grant

13, Jun, 2021 @7:00 AM

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TV football pundits accused of helping to push gambling on young fans
Sky Bet campaign for Euro 2020 will help to ‘normalise betting for the next generation’

Tom Wall

13, Jun, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Why are women more prone to long Covid?
While men over 50 tend to suffer the most acute symptoms of coronavirus, women who get long Covid outnumber men by as much as four to one

David Cox

13, Jun, 2021 @5:00 AM

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At least 130,000 households in England made homeless in pandemic
While ban on evictions protected some people, domestic abuse and loss of temporary accommodation were common triggers for homelessness

Chaminda Jayanetti

13, Jun, 2021 @4:30 AM

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Most people in UK initially opposed to Covid vaccine have had jab, study finds
Driving force behind change of heart was being able to travel and see family, researchers say

Kevin Rawlinson

12, Jun, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Noel Conway, assisted dying campaigner, dies at home aged 71
Conway, who had motor neurone disease, chose to remove ventilator with support of family and hospice

Harriet Sherwood

11, Jun, 2021 @11:03 AM

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Marc Thompson: how an HIV diagnosis at 17 helped him change Britain
In 30 years as an activist, he has fought to stop black gay men being forgotten, broken taboos about homosexuality and campaigned to make life-changing PrEP medication available on the NHS

Alex Mistlin

11, Jun, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Fixing NHS waiting times could cost £40bn, leaked No 10 estimates show
Downing Street thinks spending can wait because public not ‘distressed’ about long delays yet, source says

Denis Campbell and Pamela Duncan

10, Jun, 2021 @7:37 PM

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Graduates face highest unemployment rate since austerity era – report
Department for Education survey finds young people in England hit hardest by job shortages due to pandemic

Rachel Hall and Richard Adams

10, Jun, 2021 @5:16 PM

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Number of people on England’s NHS waiting list tops 5m for first time
Latest figures show 5,122,017 people waiting for treatment in April – up 171,720 in a month

Denis Campbell and Pamela Duncan

10, Jun, 2021 @12:21 PM

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