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UN approves resolution to condemn denial of the Holocaust

UN approves resolution to condemn denial of the Holocaust

Israel, which sponsored the resolution, called for countries to ‘take active measures to combat antisemitism and Holocaust denial or distortion’.

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PM’s study into Scotland-Northern Ireland bridge cost taxpayers £900,000

PM’s study into Scotland-Northern Ireland bridge cost taxpayers £900,000

The research, commissioned by Prime Minister Boris Johnson, found the project ‘would be impossible to justify’.

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Dorset MP accuses Boris Johnson of “driving a coach and horses straight at our core supporters

Dorset MP accuses Boris Johnson of “driving a coach and horses straight at our core supporters"

A DORSET MP has accused Boris Johnson of “driving a coach and horses straight at our core supporters” via new legislation to recognise that…

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Doomsday Clock remains at 100 seconds to midnight for third year in a row

Doomsday Clock remains at 100 seconds to midnight for third year in a row

The countdown acts as a metaphor for global apocalypse, taking into account the likelihood of emerging threats, such as climate change.

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Three men steal two JCB diggers using stolen van prompting investigation

THREE men attached a trailer containing two JCB diggers to an already-stolen van and fled the scene.

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Ex-Tory MP who defected to Labour says he faced threat over proposed school

Ex-Tory MP who defected to Labour says he faced threat over proposed school

Christian Wakeford crossed the floor in protest at Boris Johnson’s leadership and the row over Downing Street parties.

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British crew completes 3,000-mile transatlantic row for marine conservation

British crew completes 3,000-mile transatlantic row for marine conservation

The team also honoured the memory of crew member Ed Smith’s wife Anna, who died from cancer in 2018.

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Boris Johnson warns of ‘disaster’ for Russia if it invades Ukraine

Boris Johnson warns of ‘disaster’ for Russia if it invades Ukraine

The PM reiterated UK support for Ukrainian sovereignty in the face of the build-up of Russian forces.

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Kate jokes her dog will be ‘upset’ after she enjoys cuddle with therapy pup

Kate jokes her dog will be ‘upset’ after she enjoys cuddle with therapy pup

The duchess made friends with cockapoo pup Alfie, 10 weeks, as she and William visited a hospital in East Lancashire to thank staff.

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Patrick Bamford’s Leeds return delayed by foot injury

Patrick Bamford’s Leeds return delayed by foot injury

Joe Gelhardt could return against Newcastle but Leeds still have at least eight players missing.

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Ministers to consider limiting mandatory Covid certification in Northern Ireland

Ministers to consider limiting mandatory Covid certification in Northern Ireland

Paul Givan said, while he would support the removal of mandatory certification entirely, he anticipated a majority of ministers in the powersharing administrat [...]

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The FBI in Dallas had earlier said there was nothing to suggest a wider terror p [...]

The FBI in Dallas had earlier said there was nothing to suggest a wider terror p [...]

The FBI in Dallas had earlier said there was nothing to suggest a wider terror plot. It is understood this remains the case and the latest arrests are not as a [...]

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Sturgeon urges independent inquiry into ‘blackmail’ claims from PM’s opponents

Sturgeon urges independent inquiry into ‘blackmail’ claims from PM’s opponents

Scotland’s First Minister also said Boris Johnson is ‘tarnishing the office of Prime Minister’.

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Tina Turner and husband buy £56m estate on shore of Lake Zurich

Tina Turner and husband buy £56m estate on shore of Lake Zurich

The veteran singer’s new property is close to the home of Swiss tennis star, Roger Federer.

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Dorset Cricket League expands to eight divisions for 2022 season

Dorset Cricket League expands to eight divisions for 2022 season

DORSET Cricket Board officials have expanded the Dorset Cricket League to eight divisions for the upcoming 2022 season.

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Unvaccinated Chelsea players could miss Champions League tie in France

Unvaccinated Chelsea players could miss Champions League tie in France

France says professional athletes will not be exempt from tougher vaccination rules.

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Pedersen farewell to kick-off Pirates' 2022 schedule - fixtures in full

Pedersen farewell to kick-off Pirates' 2022 schedule - fixtures in full

PIRATES will kick off their summer of speedway with Bjarne Pedersen’s farewell meeting in 2022– as the Dorset club confirmed their full fixture…

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Two men arrested in England over Texas synagogue stand-off

Two men arrested in England over Texas synagogue stand-off

Audio footage appeared to show attempts by hostage-taker Malik Faisal Akram’s younger brother to persuade him to surrender.

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Drivers 'goaded each other' and accelerated to 90mph in 'competition'

Drivers 'goaded each other' and accelerated to 90mph in 'competition'

TWO drivers have been reported to court after accelerating up to 90mph, tailgating and “demonstrating aggressive driving”.

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Primark set to axe around 400 jobs in UK store management overhaul

Primark set to axe around 400 jobs in UK store management overhaul

The fast fashion chain has launched a consultation with staff as part of plans to simplify its UK retail management structure.

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Brits could be charged £30 for Covid tests with free testing 'to end in June'

Brits could be charged £30 for Covid tests with free testing 'to end in June'

The UK has relied upon free testing to help tackle the spread of coronavirus throughout the pandemic.

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Face masks make people look more attractive, study says

Face masks make people look more attractive, study says

Researchers believe the pandemic ‘has changed our psychology in how we perceive the wearers of masks’.

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Plans to replace 'Bournemouth’s friendliest hotel' with apartments submitted

Plans to replace 'Bournemouth’s friendliest hotel' with apartments submitted

AN APPLICATION to demolish “Bournemouth’s friendliest hotel” and replace it with an apartment block has been submitted.

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Walking, cycling and bus improvement works complete along Queen Anne Drive

NEW walking, cycling and bus service improvements along Queen Anne Drive in Merley have been completed.

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‘Landlords are not helping keep retail stores alive’

‘Landlords are not helping keep retail stores alive’

I AM disappointed and saddened that another big named retailer, New Look, will be leaving Bournemouth Town centre at the end of February.

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Magaluf in style: Fears over flats and restaurant plans for Sandbanks

"Magaluf in style": Fears over flats and restaurant plans for Sandbanks

THERE are fears Sandbanks will turn into a version of Magaluf if a ‘monstrosity’ of a block of flats and restaurant is allowed to be built.

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Man fined by courts for breaking speed limit in harbour

Man fined by courts for breaking speed limit in harbour

A MAN has been fined £400 for breaking boat rules in Lymington Harbour.

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Businesses told to watch for the warning signs as insolvencies rise

BUSINESSES have been urged to stay alert for the signs of financial distress after insolvencies rose substantially above pre-pandemic levels.

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Offensive banner 'remains in place' on Boundary Lane

Offensive banner 'remains in place' on Boundary Lane

AN 'OFFENSIVE' banner on the side of the road in Dorset has remained in place days after it was reported.

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Democrats’ voting reform bill fails in US senate

Democrats’ voting reform bill fails in US senate

The Democrats were unable to convince two of their own senators to temporarily change the filibuster rules to pass the legislation.

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Disney boss Bob Chapek’s total compensation almost doubled in fiscal 2021

Disney boss Bob Chapek’s total compensation almost doubled in fiscal 2021

The firm said the senior executive had delivered a ‘strong performance given the unprecedented challenges’ of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Partygate: Boris Johnson clings on despite demand to ‘in the name of God, go’

Partygate: Boris Johnson clings on despite demand to ‘in the name of God, go’

Former Brexit secretary David Davis warned Tories the party faces ‘dying a death of 1,000 cuts’ if MPs do not swiftly oust the Prime Minister.

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Record number of offending drivers take retraining courses to escape prosecution

Record number of offending drivers take retraining courses to escape prosecution

Figures seen by the PA news agency show 1.5 million people completed a course in 2021 as an alternative to a fine and possible penalty points.

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Ralf Rangnick stands by decision to replace Cristiano Ronaldo in Brentford win

Ralf Rangnick stands by decision to replace Cristiano Ronaldo in Brentford win

The forward was not happy at being substituted 20 minutes before the end of Manchester United’s 3-1 victory.

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Biden admits nation is weary from Covid, but US in a better place

Biden admits nation is weary from Covid, but US in a better place

President Joe Biden acknowledged that the pandemic has left Americans exhausted and demoralised, but insisted at a news conference marking his first year in of [...]

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Tribute to man killed in bridge collapse

Tribute to man killed in bridge collapse

Brian Harwood died after a vehicle and trailer fell into a river when a bridge collapsed in Lancashire.

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Man remanded in custody charged with murder of Ashling Murphy

Man remanded in custody charged with murder of Ashling Murphy

Jozef Puska appeared at a special sitting of Tullamore District Court on Wednesday evening charged with the school teacher’s murder.

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Khan insisted Brook will not even want to consider a rematch when the Bolton-bas [...]

Khan insisted Brook will not even want to consider a rematch when the Bolton-bas [...]

Khan insisted Brook will not even want to consider a rematch when the Bolton-based boxer has dispensed with him in their February 19 encounter.... Khan had pre [...]

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Tories warned party faces ‘death of 1,000 cuts’ if Johnson not ousted

Tories warned party faces ‘death of 1,000 cuts’ if Johnson not ousted

Former Brexit secretary David Davis told the Prime Minister to quit shortly after one of the party’s newest MPs defected to Labour.

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Ford believes Kemp will be 'powerhouse' at reserve after revealing latest Pirates signing

Ford believes Kemp will be 'powerhouse' at reserve after revealing latest Pirates signing

PIRATES promoter Danny Ford announced the signing of exciting British youngster Drew Kemp for 2022 and insisted he would be a “powerhouse” at…

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Neville Southall: Everton have been buying Fiat Pandas instead of Rolls-Royces

Neville Southall: Everton have been buying Fiat Pandas instead of Rolls-Royces

Club great Southall has attacked the policy which he believes has primarily brought in sub-standard players.

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British soldiers involved in atrocities such as Bloody Sunday and the Ballymurph [...]

British soldiers involved in atrocities such as Bloody Sunday and the Ballymurph [...]

British soldiers involved in atrocities such as Bloody Sunday and the Ballymurphy massacre should ‘be brought to justice’, the Taoiseach said.

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Fashion mogul Peter Nygard denied bail as he awaits trial in Canada

Fashion mogul Peter Nygard denied bail as he awaits trial in Canada

Nygard is charged with six counts of sexual assault and three counts of forcible confinement

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Boris Johnson hit by Red Wall MP’s defection to Labour

Boris Johnson hit by Red Wall MP’s defection to Labour

Christian Wakeford said his decision was about more than just partygate and the Prime Minister’s ‘disgraceful’ behaviour.

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British Government has ‘dragged its feet for too long’ on legacy issues – Martin

British Government has ‘dragged its feet for too long’ on legacy issues – Martin

British soldiers involved in atrocities such as Bloody Sunday and the Ballymurphy massacre should “be brought to justice”, the Taoiseach said.

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Toddler told ‘you ruin the fun’ in harrowing audio played to murder jury

Toddler told ‘you ruin the fun’ in harrowing audio played to murder jury

Kyrell Matthews, two, was allegedly beaten and killed by his mother Phylesia Shirley and her then-boyfriend Kemar Brown.

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Andrew’s public life as a royal is effectively over and evidence of this came in [...]

Andrew’s public life as a royal is effectively over and evidence of this came in [...]

Andrew’s public life as a royal is effectively over and evidence of this came in the deletion of his Twitter account.... The duke’s official @TheDukeOfYork han [...]

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The end of Plan B: the latest changes to England’s coronavirus rules

The end of Plan B: the latest changes to England’s coronavirus rules

Boris Johnson scrapped the rules brought in to control the spread of the Omicron variant.

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British Airways cancels US flights over 5G safety fears

British Airways cancels US flights over 5G safety fears

Several airlines are grounding flights to and from the US due to the rollout of the mobile phone technology near airports.

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'Don't sack unvaccinated NHS and care staff', MP tells Boris Johnson

'Don't sack unvaccinated NHS and care staff', MP tells Boris Johnson

NHS and care workers should not be sacked for refusing Covid vaccinations, New Forest West MP Sir Desmond Swayne has told the prime minister.

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Fishermen ‘lucky to survive’ after boat hit by underwater German wartime bomb

Fishermen ‘lucky to survive’ after boat hit by underwater German wartime bomb

Five crew members were left with significant injuries after the bomb exploded underwater 22 miles off the coast of Cromer in north Norfolk.

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The cancer hotline was set up by St Helens and Knowsley NHS Trust during the pan [...]

The cancer hotline was set up by St Helens and Knowsley NHS Trust during the pan [...]

The cancer hotline was set up by St Helens and Knowsley NHS Trust during the pandemic to help people with symptoms come forward. It was judged to have positive [...]

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Teenager becomes youngest woman to fly solo around the globe

Teenager becomes youngest woman to fly solo around the globe

Zara Rutherford landed at Kortrijk-Wevelgem airport in Belgium, accompanied by four planes from the Belgian Red Devils aerobatic display team.

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Avian flu surveillance zones in Northern Ireland to be lifted

Avian flu surveillance zones in Northern Ireland to be lifted

There have been five confirmed cases of avian influenza in the region, bringing the total number of confirmed cases across the UK to 81.

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Parker to make late calls on Zemura and Billing ahead of Hull clash

Parker to make late calls on Zemura and Billing ahead of Hull clash

SCOTT Parker will make late calls on whether or not to include key duo Jordan Zemura and Philip Billing against Hull City on Saturday.

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Do you know them? CCTV after men left restaurant without paying £106 bill

Do you know them? CCTV after men left restaurant without paying £106 bill

TWO men left a Bournemouth restaurant without paying after spending more than £100 on food and drink.

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Lorraine Kelly addresses headline-making 2019 tax tribunal ruling

Lorraine Kelly addresses headline-making 2019 tax tribunal ruling

The judge found she was hired to perform her role as a chatty TV personality and was not, as the taxman claimed, effectively an employee.

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Public apology for historic institutional abuse in NI to be made on March 11

Public apology for historic institutional abuse in NI to be made on March 11

First Minister Paul Givan and deputy First Minister Michelle O’Neill announced how a key recommendation of a public inquiry would be delivered.

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Cyclist knocked off bike in hit and run

Cyclist knocked off bike in hit and run

Cyclist knocked off bike in hit and run in Bournemouth. Read more:

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Claudio Ranieri puts clean sheet behind Watford’s hunger to win against Norwich

Claudio Ranieri puts clean sheet behind Watford’s hunger to win against Norwich

The Hornets have not kept a clean sheet under the Italian but fought back to draw at Newcastle.

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Ian Stewart was ‘in bits’ after death of his wife, their son tells murder trial

Ian Stewart was ‘in bits’ after death of his wife, their son tells murder trial

Oliver Stewart described the relationship between his parents as “loving, caring, kind, family-orientated”.

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Ambulance handover delays improve though pressure on hospitals ‘remains high’

Ambulance handover delays improve though pressure on hospitals ‘remains high’

Nearly one in five patients arriving by ambulance waited at least 30 minutes to be handed over.

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Two 14-year-old girls arrested following bin fire in early hours

Two 14-year-old girls arrested following bin fire in early hours

TWO teenage girls have been arrested on suspicion of arson following a fire involving an industrial bin in Bournemouth town centre.

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Road closed so urgent broadband works can be carried out

Road closed so urgent broadband works can be carried out

A ROAD in Swanage has been closed to urgent broadband works can be carried out.

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New Zealand PM warns Omicron outbreak is inevitable

New Zealand PM warns Omicron outbreak is inevitable

Jacinda Ardern said the nation will tighten Covid restrictions as soon as an outbreak is detected.

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‘Plainly open’ to conclude Novak Djokovic was anti-vaccination, judges decided

‘Plainly open’ to conclude Novak Djokovic was anti-vaccination, judges decided

The Federal Court of Australia published the reasons for the decision not to quash the cancellation of Djokovic’s visa.

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The retailer, which is owned by Associated British Foods, has launched a consult [...]

The retailer, which is owned by Associated British Foods, has launched a consult [...]

The retailer, which is owned by Associated British Foods, has launched a consultation with staff as part of plans to simplify its UK store retail management st [...]

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Major Covid rule change starts in schools today - what parents need to know

Major Covid rule change starts in schools today - what parents need to know

Boris Johnson announced a return to Plan A in the country’s fight against coronavirus with the first change coming into effect today.

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NHS urges people to grab a jab during week of walk-ins

NHS urges people to grab a jab during week of walk-ins

PEOPLE are being urged to Grab A Jab this week with a record number of walk-in sites available. 

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Teacher accused of sex assault 'put faith in police to carry out proper investigation'

Teacher accused of sex assault 'put faith in police to carry out proper investigation'

THE private school teacher accused of sexually assaulting a student almost a dozen times told court “my whole world ended” when he was informed…

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Dorset Police investigate almost 200 coercive control crimes during pandemic

Dorset Police investigate almost 200 coercive control crimes during pandemic

DORSET Police investigated almost 200 allegations of coercive control in the first year of the coronavirus pandemic, figures show.

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Alan Roy Forder captured these colourful pheasants at the wildlife photography h [...]

Alan Roy Forder captured these colourful pheasants at the wildlife photography h [...]

Alan Roy Forder captured these colourful pheasants at the wildlife photography hide in the New Forest.

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Hospitals still facing 'extreme pressure' - but families can help free up beds

Hospitals still facing 'extreme pressure' - but families can help free up beds

HOSPITALS are still facing “extreme pressure” as the deputy chief medical officer called for families to help free up beds.

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WEATHER: what it will be like in BCP for the rest of the week

WEATHER: what it will be like in BCP for the rest of the week

TEMPERATURES are set to fall again over the next few days – but snow fans are going to be disappointed.

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Primary school making 'restaurant quality' meals for its children

Primary school making 'restaurant quality' meals for its children

A NEW head chef at Pokesdown Community Primary School is providing restaurant quality school meals for the children.

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What the papers say – January 20

What the papers say – January 20

Boris Johnson will reportedly need to be dragged ‘kicking and screaming’ from Downing Street.

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Workers face first commute since Plan B axed as masks in classrooms end

Workers face first commute since Plan B axed as masks in classrooms end

Boris Johnson announced Plan B measures would be axed with work-from-home guidance scrapped immediately.

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Nursing student numbers boosted by pandemic

Nursing student numbers boosted by pandemic

There has been a 38 rise in 18-year-old students opting to study nursing since 2019, data from Ucas reveals.

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Stormont ministers to consider relaxations to Covid restrictions

Stormont ministers to consider relaxations to Covid restrictions

Business leaders earlier this week urged relaxations describing the impact on trade as ‘very real’.

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US and UK agree to begin talks on removing steel tariffs

US and UK agree to begin talks on removing steel tariffs

Confederation of British Industry international director Andy Burwell said it is ‘vital’ to agree a negotiated settlement.

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Piers Corbyn charged after protest at Guy’s Hospital vaccination clinic

Piers Corbyn charged after protest at Guy’s Hospital vaccination clinic

He was charged with causing a nuisance or disturbance on NHS premises without reasonable excuse.

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Artificial pancreas is ‘life-changing’ for very young children, experts say

Artificial pancreas is ‘life-changing’ for very young children, experts say

The pancreas uses an algorithm to determine the amount of insulin that should be administered by a device worn by the child.

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It was probably what they deserved as they dominated most of the game, but only  [...]

It was probably what they deserved as they dominated most of the game, but only [...]

It was probably what they deserved as they dominated most of the game, but only had Harry Kane’s first-half effort to show for it, with the striker bagging his [...]

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But the announcement sparked warnings from health groups....
Dr Chaand Nagpaul,  [...]

But the announcement sparked warnings from health groups.... Dr Chaand Nagpaul, [...]

But the announcement sparked warnings from health groups.... Dr Chaand Nagpaul, chairman of the council of the British Medical Association, which represents do [...]

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Covid self-isolation period to be reduced from seven days to five in NI

Covid self-isolation period to be reduced from seven days to five in NI

Paul Givan tweeted that the Department of Health has confirmed that the new rule will apply from January 21.

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Public apology to Historic Institutional Abuse victims ‘to be made in March’

Public apology to Historic Institutional Abuse victims ‘to be made in March’

It is five years since the Historical Institutional Abuse Inquiry recommended compensation.

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Commons Leader Jacob Rees-Mogg noted “there’s been some opposition from within t [...]

Commons Leader Jacob Rees-Mogg noted “there’s been some opposition from within t [...]

Commons Leader Jacob Rees-Mogg noted “there’s been some opposition from within the Labour Party to welcoming him” as he defended the Prime Minister.... Mr Rees [...]

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Beating Basso twice made Ford take note of new recruit Kemp

Beating Basso twice made Ford take note of new recruit Kemp

PIRATES promoter Danny Ford revealed how witnessing reserve rocket Drew Kemp overcome Ben Basso twice at Wimborne Road last season “highlighted…

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Tributes paid to lovely man who died after crash on the A31

Tributes paid to "lovely" man who died after crash on the A31

TRIBUTES have been paid to a man who died following a crash on the A31.

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Taoiseach calls for zero-tolerance approach to violence against women

Taoiseach calls for zero-tolerance approach to violence against women

In the wake of Ashling Murphy’s murder, Micheal Martin said a new strategy on gender-based violence would be before the Government in March.

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Cocaine worth £5m seized at Kent port

Cocaine worth £5m seized at Kent port

The discovery is the second haul of cocaine found at Sheerness Port within the last month.

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Work-from-home guidance and face masks axed in England, says Johnson

Work-from-home guidance and face masks axed in England, says Johnson

The legal requirement for people with coronavirus to self-isolate will also be allowed to lapse when the regulations expire on March 24.

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Newcastle contact Manchester United over Jesse Lingard loan deal

Newcastle contact Manchester United over Jesse Lingard loan deal

The struggling Magpies have already spent around £37million this month thanks to their new owners.

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We won’t let anybody damage our name – Mikel Arteta hits back at Arsenal critics

We won’t let anybody damage our name – Mikel Arteta hits back at Arsenal critics

The Gunners boss is hopeful Thursday’s Carabao Cup semi-final tie with Liverpool will go ahead.

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'I am healthy, happy and thriving' - Poole Paralympian Alice Tai undergoes leg amputation

'I am healthy, happy and thriving' - Poole Paralympian Alice Tai undergoes leg amputation

British Paralympic swimming champion Alice Tai has had her right leg amputated below the knee due to increased pain in her foot.

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Mr Johnson said this data showed that while there are some places where cases ar [...]

Mr Johnson said this data showed that while there are some places where cases ar [...]

Mr Johnson said this data showed that while there are some places where cases are likely to continue rising, including in primary schools, “our scientists beli [...]

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At least 10 dead as floods devastate capital of Madagascar

At least 10 dead as floods devastate capital of Madagascar

At least 2,400 residences in the capital are flooded and low-lying areas of the city are in deep water.

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Numbers of spiking cases ‘underreported quite significantly’, MPs told

Numbers of spiking cases ‘underreported quite significantly’, MPs told

Committee members heard that victims are “predominantly” but “not exclusively” women aged between 18 and 25.

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Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang ‘completely healthy’ after medical issue

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang ‘completely healthy’ after medical issue

The Gabon international was sent home early from the Africa Cup of Nations due to cardiac lesions.

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Wind farms take £160m off electricity bills as gas prices soar

Wind farms take £160m off electricity bills as gas prices soar

The cost of electricity has risen because the UK relies heavily on gas to keep the lights on.

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Government rejects £1.2bn Aquind cross-Channel energy cable project

Government rejects £1.2bn Aquind cross-Channel energy cable project

The company said it was ‘disappointed’ with the decision and was considering a potential legal challenge.

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Brady one of four injured players who will definitely miss Hull test

Brady one of four injured players who will definitely miss Hull test

ETHAN Laird's wait for a Cherries debut looks set to drag into February as the loanee continues to nurse an injury.

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Everton and the Everton Stakeholder Steering Group (ESSG) also confirmed on Thur [...]

Everton and the Everton Stakeholder Steering Group (ESSG) also confirmed on Thur [...]

Everton and the Everton Stakeholder Steering Group (ESSG) also confirmed on Thursday their commitment to launch a Fan Advisory Board (FAB) by the end of this s [...]

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Buyers interested in taking Derby out of administration are understood to be war [...]

Buyers interested in taking Derby out of administration are understood to be war [...]

Buyers interested in taking Derby out of administration are understood to be wary of the legal claims from Middlesbrough and Wycombe which hang over the club, [...]

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Car left on the rocks after driver smashes into roundabout and abandons vehicle

Car left on the rocks after driver smashes into roundabout and abandons vehicle

A DRIVER smashed into a roundabout in Bournemouth before leaving the car unattended.

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NHS hotline set up for people worried about cancer symptoms

NHS hotline set up for people worried about cancer symptoms

Minister Maria Caulfield said the health service is intent on diagnosing cancer at an earlier stage.

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Mrs Stewart met her future husband while both were students at Salford Universit [...]

Mrs Stewart met her future husband while both were students at Salford Universit [...]

Mrs Stewart met her future husband while both were students at Salford University in the 1980s, the defendant’s brother-in-law Philip Bellamy-Lee said.... The [...]

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Fitness instructors, painters and actors ‘most likely to be unjabbed’

Fitness instructors, painters and actors ‘most likely to be unjabbed’

Police officers, solicitors and school secretaries are least likely to be unvaccinated.

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Commuters return and masks in classrooms end as Plan B axed

Commuters return and masks in classrooms end as Plan B axed

An increase in road congestion was recorded in London and Manchester, while public transport usage in the capital was also up.

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Derby supporters’ group turns to Tracey Crouch in bid to resolve dispute

Derby supporters’ group turns to Tracey Crouch in bid to resolve dispute

Legal claims from Wycombe and Middlesbrough have created complexity to discussions around the club’s future.

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Britain’s bobsleigh team keen to focus on ensuring hard work pays off in Beijing

Britain’s bobsleigh team keen to focus on ensuring hard work pays off in Beijing

Squad members accused UK Sport of a “misleading” attempt to take some of the credit for their success.

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Kidneys from genetically modified pig transplanted into brain dead human

Kidneys from genetically modified pig transplanted into brain dead human

Experts now hope to carry out a clinical trial on living humans with serious kidney problems.

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Labour: PM more interested in saving his job than those in UK steel sector

Labour: PM more interested in saving his job than those in UK steel sector

The Opposition raised concerns that negotiations with the US are being affected by the Northern Ireland Protocol.

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New Iceland store open its doors next week (and its giving away vouchers)

New Iceland store open its doors next week (and its giving away vouchers)

CHRISTCHURCH’S new Iceland store opens next week – and it will be giving away vouchers to the first 100 customers.

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Norwich goalkeeper Tim Krul facing spell on sidelines with shoulder injury

Norwich goalkeeper Tim Krul facing spell on sidelines with shoulder injury

The Dutchman suffered the injury late on during the victory over Everton and Norwich are waiting to discover the extent of the problem.

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Man to appear in court in connection with criminal damage to bus

Man to appear in court in connection with criminal damage to bus

A MAN is due to appear in court after alleged criminal damage to a bus in Ferndown.

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Star of war films Hardy Kruger dies aged 93

Star of war films Hardy Kruger dies aged 93

The German actor appeared in The One That Got Away and A Bridge Too Far.

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Hull celebrate new takeover with a victory, ahead of trip to Cherries

Hull celebrate new takeover with a victory, ahead of trip to Cherries

HULL City celebrated the takeover of their club with victory over Blackburn Rovers last night.

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Greg Rutherford fails to make cut for Great Britain’s bobsleigh team in Beijing

Greg Rutherford fails to make cut for Great Britain’s bobsleigh team in Beijing

The former Olympic long-jump champion made his international debut as part of Lamin Deen’s four-man crew at a World Cup race in Germany in January.

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Maxwell was also accused of transporting a minor with the intent to engage in cr [...]

Maxwell was also accused of transporting a minor with the intent to engage in cr [...]

Maxwell was also accused of transporting a minor with the intent to engage in criminal sexual activity, sex trafficking conspiracy.... She has yet to be senten [...]

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What's in the Aldi and Lidl middles aisles this week?

What's in the Aldi and Lidl middles aisles this week?

Here are some of the highlights you can look for in Aldi and Lidl stores from Thursday January 20

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Biden says Putin will pay ‘dear price’ if he invades Ukraine

Biden says Putin will pay ‘dear price’ if he invades Ukraine

Ukraine said it was prepared for the worst and would survive whatever difficulties come its way.

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Cherries vs Hull Redux: A look back at the last time the Tigers visited Dorset

Cherries vs Hull Redux: A look back at the last time the Tigers visited Dorset

WITH Hull City in town this weekend, we have selected a previous fixture between Cherries and the Tigers to take a look back at.

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Bournemouth man given £707 court bill for not paying £43 train fare

Bournemouth man given £707 court bill for not paying £43 train fare

A BOURNEMOUTH man has handed a court bill of more than £700 for failing to pay a £43.80 train fare.

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'Chine Forest' WILL be installed in Holdenhurst Road

'Chine Forest' WILL be installed in Holdenhurst Road

THE council’s new art installation will still be going ahead in a main Bournemouth road, but a date has not yet been agreed.

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Cycle lane in Bournemouth Upper Gardens to be completed by the end of February

Cycle lane in Bournemouth Upper Gardens to be completed by the end of February

A CYCLE lane being built in Bournemouth's Upper Gardens is set to be completed by the end of February.

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BCP Council tells Dorset: 'Pay compensation if you walk away from partnership'

BCP Council tells Dorset: 'Pay compensation if you walk away from partnership'

DORSET Council is being warned by neighbouring BCP council that it may have to pay compensation if it walks away from a jointly run revenue and…

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Residents attended a public consultation for a solar farm near Upton

Residents attended a public consultation for a solar farm near Upton

A PUBLIC consultation for a solar farm near Lytchett Minster took place on Tuesday afternoon with residents raising concerns about the proposal.

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MAPPED: How Covid cases have changed across BCP and Dorset

MAPPED: How Covid cases have changed across BCP and Dorset

DORSET no longer has any areas within the highest bracket of Covid case rates on an interactive map on the government website.

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Town centre could shift towards leisure – but shopping will be part of the mix, says expert

Town centre could shift towards leisure – but shopping will be part of the mix, says expert

BOURNEMOUTH town centre is set see a shift from retail towards entertainment and eating out – but shopping will remain “part of the mix”, it…

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Shadow chancellor: Labour has ditched Corbynite past and is now ‘pro-business’

Shadow chancellor: Labour has ditched Corbynite past and is now ‘pro-business’

Rachael Reeves was quoted as saying ‘it doesn’t sound totally preposterous that Labour could be in government some time quite soon’.

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Crackdown launched on ‘poor’ uni courses – with fines and ratings system planned

Crackdown launched on ‘poor’ uni courses – with fines and ratings system planned

Universities could be rated “requires improvement” for their teaching under new proposals.

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‘More than 1.2m deaths from antibiotic-resistant infections worldwide in 2019’

‘More than 1.2m deaths from antibiotic-resistant infections worldwide in 2019’

The research indicates antimicrobial resistance is now a leading cause of death worldwide.

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Jason Roy marks return to England action with rapid century in West Indies

Jason Roy marks return to England action with rapid century in West Indies

The batter hit a 36-ball hundred as the tourists easily beat a Barbados Cricket Association President’s XI.

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Missing man from Purbeck has been found

Missing man from Purbeck has been found

A MISSING man has been located following a police appeal.

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Commons Leader Jacob Rees-Mogg sought to downplay Mr Davis’s intervention, descr [...]

Commons Leader Jacob Rees-Mogg sought to downplay Mr Davis’s intervention, descr [...]

Commons Leader Jacob Rees-Mogg sought to downplay Mr Davis’s intervention, describing the former minister as having “always been something of a lone wolf”.... [...]

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‘People’s behaviour will make a difference to Covid-19 cases’ as Plan B scrapped

‘People’s behaviour will make a difference to Covid-19 cases’ as Plan B scrapped

The chief medical adviser to the UKHSA addressed the nation at a press conference in Downing Street.

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Average daily booster jabs in UK drops below 100,000

Average daily booster jabs in UK drops below 100,000

Just 44 of all 18 to 39-year-olds are likely to have received an extra dose.

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Urgent search for 'very upset' missing man

Urgent search for 'very upset' missing man

DORSET Police have issued a plea for residents' help in the search for a missing man said to have been 'very upset' recently.

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'The virus hasn't gone away:' Health leaders issue advice ahead of easing

'The virus hasn't gone away:' Health leaders issue advice ahead of easing

'The pandemic hasn't gone away:' Public Health leaders issue warning. Read more:

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Cases in the Premier League have fallen in each of the last three weeks, while o [...]

Cases in the Premier League have fallen in each of the last three weeks, while o [...]

Cases in the Premier League have fallen in each of the last three weeks, while on Wednesday the Football Association announced there were just two new positive [...]

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Axing Plan B will slow decline of Covid, but there is still ’cause for optimism’

Axing Plan B will slow decline of Covid, but there is still ’cause for optimism’

Professor Mike Tildesley said probably within a week or two, the rate of infection among younger age groups will slow down.

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Lifting of mask restrictions branded ‘premature’ by teachers’ leaders

Lifting of mask restrictions branded ‘premature’ by teachers’ leaders

Teachers’ leaders warn lifting of Plan B restrictions could disrupt exam year groups.

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‘In the name of God, go’ senior Tory tells PM amid partygate saga

‘In the name of God, go’ senior Tory tells PM amid partygate saga

David Davis joined six other Tory MPs and one newly former Conservative in telling the PM to leave.

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'It's great to see what Jordan's done' - Shaun Cooper on Zemura's Zimbabwe pride

'It's great to see what Jordan's done' - Shaun Cooper on Zemura's Zimbabwe pride

CHERRIES development squad boss Shaun Cooper has spoke of his pride in seeing Jordan Zemura represent Zimbabwe at the Africa Cup of Nations.

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Witness claiming Andrew was in nightclub with accuser prepared to give evidence

Witness claiming Andrew was in nightclub with accuser prepared to give evidence

The Duke of York has been stripped of his remaining patronages and honorary military roles.

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I don’t have big pressure – relaxed Rafael Nadal books third-round spot

I don’t have big pressure – relaxed Rafael Nadal books third-round spot

Zverev overcame jeering from the Australian crowd to defeat home favourite John Millman 6-4 6-4 6-0, while Gael Monfils dispatched the eccentric Alexander Bubl [...]

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