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Covid: Manchester mayor calls for ‘urgent review’ of 10pm closures

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Covid: Uncertainty as industries miss out on job support

Image copyright Getty Images Industries hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic are facing further uncertainty after missing out on help in the chancellor’s new emergency jobs scheme. Hospitality, events and retail workers and businesses expressed concern, as have those on zero-hours contracts. Rishi Sunak said employees must be in “viable” jobs to benefit from the […]

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Coronavirus: Rhondda Cynon Taf to go into lockdown

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionVaughan Gething announced the lockdown during a press conference A second county in Wales will go into lockdown because of the rate of coronavirus cases. The 240,000 people living in Rhondda Cynon Taf (RCT) will have restrictions imposed on their daily lives. From 18:00 BST on Thursday, […]

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Three dead after passenger train derails near Stonehaven

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionAerial footage: passenger train derailment in Aberdeenshire Three people, including the driver, have died after a passenger train derailed in Aberdeenshire. A major incident was declared and about 30 emergency service vehicles were called to the scene near Stonehaven. It is thought the train hit a landslide […]