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Marcus Rashford denies claim Prime Minister has been in touch over free school meals campaign

Health Secretary said that the footballer has been in contact with Boris Johnson

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Footballer Marcus Rashford has denied claims from the Health Secretary that he has been in contact with Prime Minister Boris ...

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Tesco apologises after mistakenly preventing customers from buying period products

Supermarkets have been told they must only sell essential items

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Tesco has apologised after it mistakenly prevented customers from buying menstrual products as part of new lockdown measures in Wales.

Under the ...

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Six things you can actively do to help you get up earlier as mornings get darker

It can be hard to drag yourself out of bed when it's still pitch black outside

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If you are naturally not a morning person, establishing a routine for first thing can be an ongoing battle.

And as we're not ...

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University of Bath coronavirus: 65 new cases reported among students in past two days

Saturday (October 24) saw the largest single-day spike so far

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The University of Bath has reported 65 new cases of coronavirus among its community over the past two days.

The university is now reporting its ...

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University of Bath coronavirus: 65 new cases reported among students in past two days

Saturday (October 24) saw the largest single-day spike so far

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The University of Bath has reported 65 new cases of coronavirus among its community over the past two days.

The university is now reporting its ...

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Third of doctors believe tier system will have 'no impact' on containing the spread of Covid-19

Doctors are said to be 'extremely worried' about the ability for the NHS to cope

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More than a third of doctors in England feel the Government's tiering system will have no impact on efforts to contain the spread ...

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NASA will announce an 'exciting new discovery' about the Moon today – when and how to watch from the UK

A team of four NASA experts will announce the findings

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NASA is to announce an 'exciting new discovery' about the Moon today.

A team of four NASA experts will announce the findings at a teleconference ...

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'I'm not going to die am I?' Britain's first Covid patient talks about her terrifying experience

Medics were mystified what was causing such a severe bout of pneumonia

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Britain's first Covid-19 patient has spoken on how her condition mystified doctors and almost cost her life.

Fifty-one-year-old ...

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Matt Hancock says vaccine rollout could be underway in the first half of 2021

Matt Hancock also refused to rule out any possibility that people could start receiving a vaccine this side of Christmas

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The “bulk” of the rollout of a coronavirus vaccine could occur before next summer, Matt ...

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A36 Warminster crash: Woman left with 'life changing' injuries after collision

A Mercedes and two motorcyclists were involved in the crash

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A female motorcyclist was left with ‘life changing injuries' after a serious crash.

Emergency services were called to the A36 near Warminster ...

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A36 Warminster crash: Woman left with 'life changing' injuries after collision

A Mercedes and two motorcyclists were involved in the crash

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A female motorcyclist was left with ‘life changing injuries' after a serious crash.

Emergency services were called to the A36 near Warminster ...

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Royal Mail is hiring 33,000 temporary workers this Christmas

More workers are needed this year because of elevated parcel volumes due to an increase in online shopping caused by the coronavirus crisis

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Royal Mail has announced that around 33,000 temporary jobs will be available ...

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'It's a good idea' Dr Hilary shares the one reason why coronavirus self-isolation period could be cut

He spoke out amid calls for the self-isolation period to be cut drastically in a bid to ensure more people are complying

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Good Morning Britain's Dr Hilary Jones has shown his support for calls to cut the Covid ...

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Homes could still be built on dangerous bend in Somerset village as appeal launched

The developer has launched an appeal against South Somerset District Council

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Residents of a Somerset village could see homes built on a dangerous local road, despite previously defeating plans for housing on that ...

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Homes could still be built on dangerous bend in Somerset village as appeal launched

The developer has launched an appeal against South Somerset District Council

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Residents of a Somerset village could see homes built on a dangerous local road, despite previously defeating plans for housing on that ...

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Armed forces storm oil tanker and detain stowaways after ‘hijacking’

Police were alerted to concerns over the welfare of the crew of the 228-metre long Nave Andromeda soon after 10am on Sunday

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Seven people have been detained after armed forces stormed an oil tanker off the Isle of ...

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Former Grandstand presenter Frank Bough dies at the age of 87

He was one of the best-known TV hosts in the 1970s and 1980s and was part of the launch of the BBC’s Breakfast TV show in 1983

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Former TV presenter Frank Bough has died at the age 87.

A family friend told the ...

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'Unbelievable' Treasury decision to start charging VAT on PPE blasted

Shadow financial secretary to the Treasury James Murray called the decision 'the last thing' families need

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Labour has hit out at the Treasury’s decision to allow the temporary suspension of VAT on personal ...

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'Hospitals can serve delicious, nutritious and nicely presented meals' Prue Leith leads review into food for NHS patients and staff

Review was launched following a deadly outbreak of listeriosis in hospitals last year

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Hospital food can be “delicious, nutritious and nicely presented”, Great British Bake Off judge Prue Leith has declared after ...

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'Situations people find themselves in are just unbearable' Tory MP's office garden covered in empty plates in school meals protest

Sir David Amess was one of 322 MPs who last week voted against the extension of free meals during the school holidays in England

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Dozens of empty plates were left outside a Conservative MP’s office to protest over ...

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'I think we’re all inspired' Matt Hancock praises Marcus Rashford for free school meals campaign

Health Secretary says government has put a 'huge' amount of extra investment to support people during pandemic

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England Health Secretary Matt Hancock said he agrees “very strongly” with “the purpose” of Marcus ...

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