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Spiking victim hopes nightclub boycott will help others feel heard

Spiking victim hopes nightclub boycott will help others feel heard

Spiking victim hopes nightclub boycott will help others feel heard

27 October 2021

Dozens of local Instagram pages have been created to spread the news of the Girls Night In movement, amassing thousands of followers.


Judge in Andrew’s civil sex case rules settlement agreement can remain ‘sealed’

Judge in Andrew’s civil sex case rules settlement agreement can remain ‘sealed’

Judge in Andrew’s civil sex case rules settlement agreement can remain ‘sealed’

27 October 2021

The prince vehemently denies sexually assaulting Virginia Giuffre.


Brewers welcome draught beer tax cut, but question its impact

Brewers welcome draught beer tax cut, but question its impact

Brewers welcome draught beer tax cut, but question its impact

27 October 2021

Some beer producers say the 5% lower duty rate on pulled pints is ‘headline-grabbing’, but will not make a difference to pub goers.


Man convicted of glorifying and encouraging terrorist acts

Man convicted of glorifying and encouraging terrorist acts

Man convicted of glorifying and encouraging terrorist acts

27 October 2021

Sam Imrie was was convicted of eight charges at the High Court in Edinburgh, and was warned he faces a long prison sentence.


Starmer ‘gutted’ to have to pull out of Budget after testing positive for Covid

Starmer ‘gutted’ to have to pull out of Budget after testing positive for Covid

Starmer ‘gutted’ to have to pull out of Budget after testing positive for Covid

27 October 2021

The Labour leader accused Chancellor Rishi Sunak of doing ‘nothing about the cost-of-living crisis’ in his fiscal statement.


Historic milestones in the 2021 autumn Budget

Historic milestones in the 2021 autumn Budget

Historic milestones in the 2021 autumn Budget

27 October 2021

Government spending has hit its highest level since the end of the Second World War.


We want to stop people drowning at sea, says Home Secretary

We want to stop people drowning at sea, says Home Secretary

We want to stop people drowning at sea, says Home Secretary

27 October 2021

Priti Patel appeared before a Lords committee as fears rose that up to three people were missing at sea.


Charles and Camilla launch Royal British Legion’s centenary poppy appeal

Charles and Camilla launch Royal British Legion’s centenary poppy appeal

Charles and Camilla launch Royal British Legion’s centenary poppy appeal

27 October 2021

Traditional poppy collectors will be in the community this year after the pandemic stopped them going onto the streets in 2020.


UK zoo welcomes birth of endangered black rhino

UK zoo welcomes birth of endangered black rhino

UK zoo welcomes birth of endangered black rhino

27 October 2021

Staff at Flamingo Land said the male calf is the first to be born in Europe this year.


RMT sets out final demands to avert rail strikes during Cop26

RMT sets out final demands to avert rail strikes during Cop26

RMT sets out final demands to avert rail strikes during Cop26

27 October 2021

The rail workers’ union has set out its final pay demand to ScotRail ahead of the Cop26 climate conference.


Prosecution ban will comply with international human rights laws, says Lewis

Prosecution ban will comply with international human rights laws, says Lewis

Prosecution ban will comply with international human rights laws, says Lewis

27 October 2021

The Government is proposing to end prosecutions related to crimes committed during the Northern Ireland Troubles.


Rishi Sunak’s claim of record funding for Scotland is wrong, says Kate Forbes

Rishi Sunak’s claim of record funding for Scotland is wrong, says Kate Forbes

Rishi Sunak’s claim of record funding for Scotland is wrong, says Kate Forbes

27 October 2021

The Finance Secretary disputed the Chancellor’s assertation that the £41 billion allocated to the Scottish Government was the most ever.


Met Police officer remanded in custody on rape charge

Met Police officer remanded in custody on rape charge

Met Police officer remanded in custody on rape charge

27 October 2021

Pc Adam Zaman appeared at Westminster Magistrates’ Court.


Alcohol duties: the winners and losers

Alcohol duties: the winners and losers

Alcohol duties: the winners and losers

27 October 2021

Some drinks will see their duty levels rise when the changes come into force in 2023 due to their relatively high alcohol levels.


Bullet suspected to have killed cinematographer recovered, Santa Fe sheriff says

Bullet suspected to have killed cinematographer recovered, Santa Fe sheriff says

Bullet suspected to have killed cinematographer recovered, Santa Fe sheriff says

27 October 2021

Alec Baldwin accidentally shot Halyna Hutchins in New Mexico.


Funding for music attraction aimed at inspiring the next Beatles

Funding for music attraction aimed at inspiring the next Beatles

Funding for music attraction aimed at inspiring the next Beatles

27 October 2021

A £20 million boost of Levelling Up funding was also announced for Tate Liverpool and National Museums Liverpool.


DUP MP accuses the Government of ‘climate hysteria’

DUP MP accuses the Government of ‘climate hysteria’

DUP MP accuses the Government of ‘climate hysteria’

27 October 2021

Sammy Wilson warned those people in low-paid and medium-paid jobs ‘are going to face a rather bleak period in the near future’.


Liz Truss to meet hunger-striking Richard Ratcliffe, peers told

Liz Truss to meet hunger-striking Richard Ratcliffe, peers told

Liz Truss to meet hunger-striking Richard Ratcliffe, peers told

27 October 2021

The Foreign Secretary will meet the husband of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe who has been detained in Iran for five years.


Three children and woman in hospital after crash

Three children and woman in hospital after crash

Three children and woman in hospital after crash

27 October 2021

Police said all four were pedestrians.


Ambulances lose 35,000 hours queuing outside busy A&Es

Ambulances lose 35,000 hours queuing outside busy A&Es

Ambulances lose 35,000 hours queuing outside busy A&Es

27 October 2021

It comes as hospitals have been ordered to stop ambulance waits.


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