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  • Leading musicians call for government help for live events
    on 02/07/2020 at 8:06 am

    Ed Sheeran, The Rolling Stones and Sir Paul McCartney are among 1,500 music artists and acts calling for urgent Government action to prevent the end of the UK’s “world-leading� live music industry..

  • No clear source for coronavirus outbreak in Leicester
    on 02/07/2020 at 8:00 am

    The rapid rise of coronavirus cases in Leicester could have been driven by community transmission rather than caused by a specific outbreak, a report has found..

  • Williamson to announce schools overhaul for September
    on 02/07/2020 at 7:57 am

    Schools in England are expected to be told to overhaul the curriculum, stagger break times and group children into “bubbles� when they return to the classroom..

  • Business Minister says UK rightly stockpiled drug effective against Covid 19
    on 01/07/2020 at 9:20 am

    Business minister Nadhim Zahawi said Government and firms should cooperate to ensure access to coronavirus treatments. Donald Trump’s administration in the US has bought up virtually all stocks for the next three months of remdesivir, a drug shown to work against Covid-19..

  • RNLI warning after fridge freezers mistaken for wreckage
    on 01/07/2020 at 9:00 am

    The RNLI has issued a warning after two fridge-freezers were “dumped� in water off the coast of Aberdeen and mistaken for wreckage. Reports of wreckage in the small harbour in Cove, five miles south of the city, were made at 8.20pm on Tuesday..

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