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Beauty salons to open as coronavirus restrictions relaxed in England

Beauty salons, nail bars and tattoo shops are to open for the first time in four months as part of the latest relaxation of lockdown restrictions in England.

Spas, massage studios and physical therapy businesses will also be able to welcome customers again on Monday.

But businesses ...

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US to proceed with first federal execution in almost 20 years

The US government is planning to carry out the first federal execution in nearly two decades on Monday, over the objection of the family of the victims and after a volley of legal proceedings over the coronavirus pandemic.

Daniel Lewis Lee, of Yukon, Oklahoma, is scheduled to die by lethal ...

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Picture of the day – July 13

Lieutenant-Colonel Frank Weldon taking a jump on Dapper at the Windsor Forest Stud, Ascot, during training for the British team at the 1960 Olympic Games.

The Great Britain team competed in eventing, showjumping and dressage in Rome, but it was showjumper David Broome who returned home ...

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On This Day in 2009: Manchester City agree deal to sign Carlos Tevez

Manchester City announced they had reached an agreement with striker Carlos Tevez over a proposed move to the club on this day in 2009.

The Argentina international arrived from neighbours Manchester United, where he had spent two seasons and won two Premier League titles and the Champions ...

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How to organise your fridge the right way

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As we head into a summer of social distancing and home cooking, many of us are stuffing our fridges to the max. From chilling cold drinks to keeping ...

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New Zealand mosque shooter sacks lawyers ahead of sentencing

The Australian white supremacist who has admitted killing 51 worshippers at two New Zealand mosques mosques has dismissed his lawyers and will represent himself when he is sentenced next month.

Brenton Harrison Tarrant, 29, pleaded guilty in March to 51 counts of murder, 40 counts of ...

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US to proceed with first federal execution in almost 20 years

The US government is planning to carry out the first federal execution in nearly two decades on Monday, over the objection of the family of the victims and after a volley of legal proceedings over the coronavirus pandemic.

Daniel Lewis Lee, of Yukon, Oklahoma, is scheduled to die by lethal ...

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Lewis Hamilton strives for equality following dominant Styrian Grand Prix win

Lewis Hamilton has singled out Ferrari by claiming they are not doing enough to combat racism.

Following his poor performance at Spielberg’s Red Bull Ring in the season opener, Hamilton was in mesmerising form on Sunday to win the Styrian Grand Prix.

He laid the groundwork for ...

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Jose Mourinho targets third Europa League title with Tottenham next season

Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho has set his sights on winning next season’s Europa League – if his side can qualify.

Spurs took a big step towards reaching the second-tier European competition after beating Arsenal 2-1 in the first ever north London derby at their new home thanks ...

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Ben Stokes expresses pride at leading England despite first-Test loss to Windies

Ben Stokes will hand back the England captaincy with plenty of pride and no regrets despite coming up short against a defiant West Indies side in the first Test at the Ageas Bowl.

Stokes was leading his country for the first time, deputising for Joe Root who was absent due to the birth of ...

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Slough's economic plan 'not understandable' for residents

'UNWIELDY’ plans to grow Slough’s economy have been panned by councillors for failing to be understandable and engaging to residents.

Councillors at a virtual overview and scrutiny committee on July 9 (Thursday) called for the senior leadership team at Slough Borough ...

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Johnny Depp due to finish evidence in ‘wife beater’ libel case against The Sun

Johnny Depp is set to give evidence for a fifth day in his blockbuster libel case against The Sun over allegations of domestic violence by his ex-wife Amber Heard.

The 57-year-old actor is suing the tabloid’s publisher News Group Newspapers (NGN) and its executive editor Dan Wootton ...

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What the papers say – July 13

Calls for Britons to begin preparing for Brexit and for a posthumous knighthood for Jack Charlton lead the nation’s papers.

The Daily Express reports the Government is set to launch a £93 million “publicity blitz” to call on UK citizens and businesses to commence ...

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Baby success for England’s first reintroduced pine martens

The first pine martens to be reintroduced to England have had kits, marking a milestone in efforts to boost their recovery, conservationists said.

The native carnivores all but vanished from England in the face of extensive hunting and loss of their woodland homes over the past two ...

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Covid-19 patients can suffer serious heart damage – study

More than half of heart scans among hospitalised Covid-19 patients are abnormal, suggesting the virus may have a devastating impact on this vital organ, according to new research.

A study from 69 countries, funded by the British Heart Foundation (BHF), found that 55% of 1,261 patients ...

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UK Covid-19 healthcare worker deaths among highest – Amnesty International

The UK is among the countries to have recorded the highest number of health and social care worker deaths during the coronavirus crisis, according to a report by Amnesty International.

The human rights organisation said that at least 540 frontline staff have died after contracting the ...

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England’s ‘B-Lines’ network of wildflower habitat to help bees launched

Rivers of wildflowers criss-crossing the country could help declining bees, butterflies and other wildlife move across the landscape, conservationists said.

A newly completed “B-lines” network of England, mapping out corridors of existing and potential wildflower ...

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What will change as beauty salons reopen from Monday?

The beauty sector will be the latest group of businesses in England allowed to reopen their doors from Monday as lockdown restrictions are eased.

However, many things will have changed since we were last allowed to touch up our manicures at the nail salon or have our pores pampered with a ...

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Beauty salons to open as coronavirus restrictions relaxed in England

Beauty salons, nail bars and tattoo shops are to open for the first time in four months as part of the latest relaxation of lockdown restrictions in England.

Spas, massage studios and physical therapy businesses will also be able to welcome customers again on Monday.

But businesses ...

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Twelfth of July to be marked with celebrations at home

Northern Ireland’s traditional day of parading to mark the twelfth of July is instead set to be celebrated at home.

Hundreds of Orange Order parades across the region have been cancelled amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Supporters have instead been encouraged by leaders, ...

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More lockdown restrictions removed as Scotland enters phase three

Hospitals are to reopen to visitors, children can play contact sports outdoors and shopping centres will welcome back customers as Scotland starts its first full week of phase three of lockdown.

Nicola Sturgeon confirmed on Thursday that phase three of the four-step route map out of ...

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