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Johnny Mercer resigns as defence minister
There has been some breaking news while we have been on air: Johnny Mercer has resigned as defence minister.


Tory win in Hartlepool would send shockwaves through Labour
Hartlepool goes to the polls on the 6th of May following the resignation of the town's Labour MP.


Grenfell residents tell inquiry their concerns were dismissed
This week, some of the residents of Grenfell Tower are getting their chance to give evidence to the public inquiry into the disaster.


European Super League: ‘This is watershed moment’ says Tory MP
Before the reports of Chelsea stating they will withdraw from the European Super League emerged, we spoke to Conservative MP Julian Knight, who is chairman of the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee.


UK pledges to slash carbon emissions by 78% by 2035
The government has announced a rapid acceleration in its targets to reduce greenhouse emissions.

Daily Mail

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 09:00:32 GMT
Apple unveils long-awaited AirTags to help users find missing items with 'Find My' app
Apple officially unveiled its long-awaited AirTags. The small, circular device can be attached to keys, a wallet or any object. If the item goes missing, users can track it via the Find My app.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:46:07 GMT
Moment Biden and Kamala call George Floyd's family after Derek Chauvin was found guilty
President Joe Biden on Tuesday called family members of George Floyd after a jury announced a verdict in the Derek Chauvin trial - and said he was 'relieved.'

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:30:02 GMT
Derek Chauvin: A bullying loner and police veteran of 19 years
A Minneapolis Police veteran of 19 years, he acted more like a ruthless Wild West sheriff than a modern day lawman.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:19:09 GMT
'Always and forever, black lives matter': Clintons respond to Chauvin conviction
The Clintons praised the verdict and said it was 'painfully clear' law enforcement must do better. The Obamas called for the elimination of racial bias from the nation's criminal justice system.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:14:15 GMT
The pandemic is killing plastic: Barclaycard caps are the final straw
Credit card provider Barclaycard is facing a mass exodus of loyal customers after suddenly slashing the credit limits of more than 100,000 customers by as much as 99 per cent.

Daily Star

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:07:47 +0000
Ex-Man Utd star's wife delights fans in sizzling sunbathing topless selfie
Javier Hernandez's WAG Sarah Kohan stripped down to tiny bikini bottoms to catch some rays in her garden. The model once said "being naked" is one of her favourite things

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:50:04 +0000
Sick stalker set up tent in mum's garden and let himself in to make cup of tea
Stalker Robert Biddle, 49, turned up at a woman's house he once visited after a night out nine years earlier and made himself a cup of tea, starting two-and-a-half years of unwanted visits

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:43:17 +0000
Harry 'misses Queen's birthday' as he returns to US to see Meghan and Archie
Her Majesty turns 95 on Wednesday, but the Duke of Sussex has reportedly already flown back to the US after Prince Philip's funeral and will not be in the UK to mark the occasion

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:50:17 +0000
Scorching 32C weather predicted 'within weeks' as mini heatwave continues
Forecasters are predicting the mercury could soar to 32C "within weeks". Experts think this summer may be the hottest in over a decade as sun seekers revel in scorching conditions

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 05:58:04 +0000
Brits desperate for a summer holiday could use free NHS Covid tests to cut costs
Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has hinted that faster lateral flow tests that give results in 30 minutes could be used in the future to reduce the cost for families travelling abroad

Sky News

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:02:00 +0100
'Moment of significant change': Biden hails Chauvin guilty verdict in George Floyd murder
US President Joe Biden has welcomed the conviction of Derek Chauvin and said it can be a "moment of significant change" after the white former police officer was found guilty of murdering 46-year-old black man George Floyd.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 05:08:00 +0100
Cheers and tears as jury finds Derek Chauvin guilty of murder
Minneapolis had been braced for this moment.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:20:00 +0100
Liverpool owner apologises to fans, Klopp and players for aborted Super League bid
The owner of Liverpool FC has apologised to fans, manager Jurgen Klopp and his players over the club's bid to join the European Super League - which has now been aborted.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 02:44:00 +0100
Queen to mark her 95th birthday without Prince Philip
The Queen will celebrate her 95th birthday today - just days after the funeral of her husband Prince Philip.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:24:00 +0100
Govt should set legally-binding air pollution targets after 9-year-old's death, coroner says
Legally binding targets for particulate matter pollution should be looked at by the government, the coroner in the inquest of nine-year-old Ella Kissi-Debrah has said.

UK BBC

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:44:20 GMT
European Super League: All six Premier League teams withdraw from competition
All six Premier League teams involved in the European Super League formally withdraw from the competition.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:59:40 GMT
Boris Johnson told Sir James Dyson by text he would 'fix' tax issue
The prime minister and businessman sent text messages over plans for ventilators during the pandemic.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:40:56 GMT
Ella Adoo-Kissi-Debrah: Coroner calls for air pollution law change after girl's death
An inquest finds air pollution "made a material contribution" to Ella Adoo-Kissi-Debrah's death.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:04:48 GMT
Queen will mark 95th birthday in low-key fashion
The monarch's birthday on Wednesday comes four days after the funeral of her husband, Prince Philip.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:07:55 GMT
Rising fuel costs drive UK inflation to 0.7% in March
The cost of living rose to 0.7% in March, from 0.4% in February, as fuel, transport and clothes prices increased.

UK Daily Express

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 09:15:00 +0100
Thousands watch footage as bullies batter young girl and 'rip her hair out'
A VIOLENT gang of teenage girls were filmed battering a child and yanking her hair in ugly scenes.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:19:13 +0100
Nigel Farage demands immediate end to ALL Covid restrictions after just one death recorded
NIGEL FARAGE has demanded the immediate end of all Covid restrictions after figures released on Monday revealed just one person died in England from coronavirus in the previous 24 hours.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:09:33 +0100
Travel warning: Caution urged with holiday booking as green list to be announced
BORIS JOHNSON has warned against booking a trip now before a list of countries and their risk of coronavirus contagion is announced next month.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 05:12:13 +0100
Covid jab breakthrough! Data shows just 32 in hospital with virus after vaccine dose
CORONAVIRUS data has shown just 32 people have been hospitalised with the disease after having a vaccine dose.

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 00:00:00 +0100
Euromillions Jackpot: Lucky Brit scoops heart-stopping £59million prize
A LUCKY Brit has won Tuesday's EuroMillions jackpot worth £59million, according to reports.

UK Independent

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:58:00 GMT
Almost half of UK population think systemic racism plagues society, survey suggests
Exclusive: Less than one in five Britons polled believe recent race commission report will have a positive impact on society

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:40:10 GMT
Boris Johnson told James Dyson over text he would ‘fix’ company’s tax issue
“I will fix it tomo! We need you’

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:39:57 GMT
Fuel and clothes price rises push inflation up to 0.7%
End of heavy discounting on common goods means prices are rising again

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:39:19 GMT
Brexit news – live: Boris Johnson told James Dyson he would ‘fix’ tax, as NI ‘would vote to stay’ in UK
Follow the latest from Westminster and beyond

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:51:16 GMT
UK weather: The latest Met Office forecast
Watch the latest UK weather forecast from the Independent for today.

UK Telegraph

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:34:04 GMT
Watch: 'George Floyd got his justice'- Minneapolis celebrates as Derek Chauvin found guilty of murder

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:25:27 GMT
Ramadan 2021: fasting, prayer and how Muslims celebrate the revelation of the Koran

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:24:53 GMT
Anzac Day 2021: how the Gallipoli battle helped Australia and New Zealand forge national identities

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:24:33 GMT
St George's Day 2021: how the dragon-slayer became the patron saint of England

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:09:52 GMT
Northern Ireland lockdown: the rules that will change this week

UK Times

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