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Martin Lewis shows how to earn 50 per cent on your savings

There are two schemes which will hand you wads of free cash

People across the UK could earn 50 per cent on their savings with no risk, according to Money Saving Expert Martin Lewis.

As instant access savings accounts pay less than 1.5per cent - the tricks could see you add a huge ...

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Countries increase biosecurity after fourth death from mystery virus

More than 200 people have been infected

Heightened precautions are being taken in China and elsewhere as governments strive to control the outbreak of a novel coronavirus that threatens to grow during the Lunar New Year travel rush.

Anxieties around the disease have intensified after ...

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Facebook to create 1,000 jobs in UK this year

Many will be working to remove harmful content from the platform

Facebook plans to hire 1,000 more people in the UK by the end of 2020, with a large number working on technologies to remove harmful content.

The social network said more than half of the recruits will work in ...

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What we know so far after death near Hinkley Point

A cyclist was killed after a collision with a bus

A cyclist died after a collision with a bus near Hinkley Point in Bridgwater last night (January 21).

The crash, which happened at 5.40pm, left hundreds of people stuck in severe queues on what is thought to be the only route away ...

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What we know so far after death near Hinkley Point

A cyclist was killed after a collision with a bus

A cyclist died after a collision with a bus near Hinkley Point in Bridgwater last night (January 21).

The crash, which happened at 5.40pm, left hundreds of people stuck in severe queues on what is thought to be the only route away ...

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'Momentous international treaty will safeguard Titanic wreck'

The Titanic is the final resting place of more than 1,500 people

The wreck of the Titanic will be treated with "sensitivity and respect" following a "momentous" international agreement, according to Maritime Minister Nusrat Ghani. After many expeditions to the ...

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'Momentous international treaty will safeguard Titanic wreck'

The Titanic is the final resting place of more than 1,500 people

The wreck of the Titanic will be treated with "sensitivity and respect" following a "momentous" international agreement, according to Maritime Minister Nusrat Ghani. After many expeditions to the ...

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10 surprising things you can find in a zero waste supermarket

The Clean Kilo stocks a range of food, cleaning products and there's even a station to squeeze your own orange juice

In regular supermarkets, excessive packaging is everywhere you look and it can be extremely difficult to make a meal without also purchasing plastic wrappers and ...

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10 surprising things you can find in a zero waste supermarket

The Clean Kilo stocks a range of food, cleaning products and there's even a station to squeeze your own orange juice

In regular supermarkets, excessive packaging is everywhere you look and it can be extremely difficult to make a meal without also purchasing plastic wrappers and ...

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Police release images of two men after teen gang rape 40 years ago

Officers are hunting a touring rugby team

The gang rape of a teenager more than 40 years ago by members of a touring rugby team is being investigated by detectives.

The 17-year-old victim was subjected to multiple rapes by several men at a hotel in Plymouth in 1978.

Devon and ...

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Peter Shilton, England's most capped male player, reveals 45 year addiction

"I didn't realise I was an addict until I finally stopped. When I was working I was always ultra-professional and nothing would interfere with the football."

Peter Shilton has revealed he spent 45 years as a gambling addict.

The former goalkeeper, and England's most capped ...

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Armed police car windscreen smashed the latest in vegetable attacks

The windscreen of the car was damaged in the latest incident involving large vegetables

Police have slammed the 'idiots' who destroyed the windscreen of an armed response vehicle by throwing a swede in the road.

The incident is said to be the latest in a flurry of root ...

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Armed police car windscreen smashed the latest in vegetable attacks

The windscreen of the car was damaged in the latest incident involving large vegetables

Police have slammed the 'idiots' who destroyed the windscreen of an armed response vehicle by throwing a swede in the road.

The incident is said to be the latest in a flurry of root ...

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Police ask for public's help to ID cyclist killed near Hinkley Point

The cyclist received treatment at the scene but sadly died shortly afterwards

A cyclist has died after a collision with a bus near Hinkley Point in Bridgwater.

The incident happened at around 5:40pm this evening, Monday January 20 on a minor road at Robbery Wood near Stockland ...

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Police ask for public's help to ID cyclist killed near Hinkley Point

The cyclist received treatment at the scene but sadly died shortly afterwards

A cyclist has died after a collision with a bus near Hinkley Point in Bridgwater.

The incident happened at around 5:40pm this evening, Monday January 20 on a minor road at Robbery Wood near Stockland ...

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Reports of hundreds trapped at Hinkley Point for three hours after serious crash

'We are advising motorists to avoid the area and find alternative routes until we complete our work at the scene'

There have been multiple reports this evening of severe delays around the Hinkley Point site after a serious crash in the area.

Emergency services including an air ...

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Reports of hundreds trapped at Hinkley Point for three hours after serious crash

'We are advising motorists to avoid the area and find alternative routes until we complete our work at the scene'

There have been multiple reports this evening of severe delays around the Hinkley Point site after a serious crash in the area.

Emergency services including an air ...

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Met Office forecast freezing fog and minus temperatures across South West

It's likely to be a frosty, foggy week for the west

Temperatures are likely to plummet this evening (Monday, January 20) as the Met Office forecasts freezing fog and minus temperatures across South West.

Last week saw wet and windy weather batter the county thanks to Storm Brendan, ...

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Met Office forecast freezing fog and minus temperatures across South West

It's likely to be a frosty, foggy week for the west

Temperatures are likely to plummet this evening (Monday, January 20) as the Met Office forecasts freezing fog and minus temperatures across South West.

Last week saw wet and windy weather batter the county thanks to Storm Brendan, ...

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'Complete standstill' on outskirts of Yeovil as police attend

Police were at the scene

Motorists faced a "complete standstill on the outskirts of Yeovil" this evening, Monday January 20, as heavy traffic has caused long delays. 

Reports suggest one car was involved in an incident and two police cars were at the scene.

The AA ...

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'Complete standstill' on outskirts of Yeovil as police attend

Police were at the scene

Motorists faced a "complete standstill on the outskirts of Yeovil" this evening, Monday January 20, as heavy traffic has caused long delays. 

Reports suggest one car was involved in an incident and two police cars were at the scene.

The AA ...

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