Mon, 08 Mar 2021

Meghan- 'It's liberating... to be able to speak for yourself'

The Duchess of Sussex tells Oprah Winfrey why she decided the time was right to be interviewed. ...

'I've been listening to 300 vinyl records to get me through lockdown'

Listening to all her records took Anna Doble back to her youth - releasing memories and emotions. ...

NHS pay- 'Undervalued' nurses may quit over 1% rise - union

Ministers defend the offer to staff in England, saying finances are under unprecedented strain. ...

Sarah Everard- Family 'desperate' to see missing woman

Sarah Everard is thought to have walked home alone across Clapham Common on Wednesday evening. ...

Nicola Faith- 'Mummy have the found the red boat yet?'

There is a huge gap on Conwy's quayside after the Nicola Faith left on 27 January and did not return. ...

K2- Noel Hanna 'returning to find climbers' bodies'

Adventurer Noel Hanna had to abandon a trek last month after five fellow climbers died. ...

'Hovering ship' photographed off Cornish coast by walker

An illusion called "superior mirage" caused the vessel to look like it was hovering above the sea. ...

Child dies after being rescued from fire in Greenwich flat

The child died in hospital after firefighters rescued them from a fire in flat in south London. ...

Katy Sprague- The family piecing together an 'avoidable murder'

Katy Sprague's family believe if their concerns had been addressed she would still be alive today. ...

Covid- Nurses condemn 'fundamentally flawed' PPE rules

The existing recommendations are based on out-of-date evidence, the Royal College of Nursing says. ...

Rangers fans gather outside Ibrox despite lockdown

Players ran to the gates to celebrate in sight of fans following their win against St Mirren on Saturday ...

Your pictures of Scotland 26 February - 5 March

A selection of your pictures of Scotland sent in between 26 February and 5 March ...

The Father- Why Olivia Colman's new film will leave you disorientated

The Father puts you in the confused head of a dementia sufferer, played by Sir Anthony Hopkins. ...

Newspaper headlines- Queen 'won't watch' interview, and EU 'ill will'

Royal news continues to dominate the papers ahead of Harry and Meghan's Oprah Winfrey interview. ...

Cladding rules- 'I would never have bought my flat if I knew'

Confusion over building safety rules has left many people unable to move home without hard-to-obtain checks. ...

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe- The five years separated from her family

The day before Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe is due for release, her husband talks of his hopes and fears. ...

Covid-19- 'There are people too poor to die'

In January, the Covid mortality rate in Burnley was more than double the English average. ...

Murder investigation over missing woman Bennylyn Burke and two-year-old daughter

Bennylyn Burke and two children had been missing from South Gloucestershire since 17 February. ...

Why is Harry and Meghan's TV interview so controversial?

Harry and Meghan have given Oprah Winfrey an exclusive interview, which will be shown in the UK on Monday. ...

Covid lockdown- Why Magna Carta wont exempt you from the rules

People are turning to tactics that misinterpret outdated law to avoid coronavirus regulations. ...

Jonathan James Cresswell charged with murdering partner's sister

Jonathan James Cresswell, 33, is accusing of killing Katie Simpson, 21, in County Londonderry. ...

Budget 2021- Four things missing from Rishi Sunak

Where was the help for the environment, social care, renters, and to cover the future costs of Covid? ...

Stadium walks held to call for end to football betting ads

Campaigners are walking between stadiums to encourage people to contribute to a government review. ...

Stormont signer's children passing on their skills

Stormont signer Kristina Sinclair's children use sign language despite not having hearing difficulties. ...

UK Royal Family- Who is in it and how does it work?

Here are some of the things you need to know about the British royals. ...

Soldier killed at Castlemartin range named as Sgt Gavin Hillier

The Ministry of Defence names Sgt Gavin Hillier as the soldier killed in a training exercise. ...

Budget 2021- 'I'm finding it hard to celebrate'

There's more support for many in the Budget, but for some it still falls short. ...

The mystery American woman wanted in the UK

Anne Sacoolas faces a US court battle following a road crash that killed British teen Harry Dunn. ...

Covid- Parents worry about lost learning as schools reopen

Parents are confident about children returning to school but worry about catching up, says survey. ...

What is going on with government Covid contracts?

What was Matt Hancock criticised for and how does government procurement work? ...

Coronavirus infection levels continue to drop in the UK

R remains below 1, and a survey of community infections suggest around 1-in-230 people has the virus. ...

England's coronavirus vaccine rollout in maps

Data shows some areas have vaccinated half of residents, while in others fewer than 20% have had a first dose. ...

Covid-19- Vaccine offers for those aged 56 or over

People in the age group are being invited to book their first vaccine from this week. ...

Towns Fund- How were the winners chosen?

There has been controversy about the 45 towns sharing just over 1bn from the Towns Fund. ...

England's Big Picture- 1 - 7 March

Showcasing the best images sent to us from around England. ...

Covid- Aberfan doctor 'deeply affected' by virus fight

A senior doctor describes his battle with Covid - and says the UK's reaction was too slow. ...

Covid- Sittingbourne man loses both parents to virus within six hours

Daryl Gilley says it is comforting childhood sweethearts Chris and Stella are "still together". ...

Dog ear cropping- 'It's affected him in so many ways'

The practice, which the RSPCA says is on the rise, involves cutting off part of the animal's ear. ...

Losing a twin- 'With great love, comes great loss

The sister of a girl who died following a school bus crash speaks about how she has coped with her ...

Rhondda- Murder investigation into Wenjing Xu's death

Victim Wenjing Xu helped out in the family takeaway and was described as having "a gentle soul". ...

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