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French skier investigated over collision with British girl

Tue, 01/18/2022 - 10:22
A skier who hit a five-year-old in the French Alps who then died faces a possible charge of manslaughter.

Pay rises fail to keep up with the cost of living

Tue, 01/18/2022 - 08:53
Data shows weekly wage growth fell for the first time since July 2020 but vacancies hit a new record.

Ludlow parents' 36-minute ambulance wait as baby 'turns blue'

Tue, 01/18/2022 - 08:43
West Midlands Ambulance Service apologises for the delay to reach one-year-old Myla in Shropshire.

Covid: Cummings claims PM was warned about lockdown drinks, and job vacancies hit new high

Tue, 01/18/2022 - 07:54
Five things you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic this Tuesday morning.

'Ed Sheeran and Stormzy portraits kept me busy in lockdown'

Tue, 01/18/2022 - 07:05
A tattoo apprentice says he finds creating the artwork "really addictive".

Schools: Northern Ireland has 'too many small and unsustainable' schools

Tue, 01/18/2022 - 06:29
The Education Authority also says there will be a need for 2,000 more special school places by 2030.

London mayor plans pay-per-mile charge for drivers

Tue, 01/18/2022 - 06:12
Sadiq Khan says drivers should prepare to pay-per-mile in the capital to help tackle climate change.

Self-harm guidance to include advice for schools and prisons

Tue, 01/18/2022 - 02:53
It's not just mental health professionals who have to spot self-harm, updated health guidance says.

Magistrates to get more powers to jail criminals for longer

Tue, 01/18/2022 - 02:38
In a bid to tackle court backlogs, magistrates in England and Wales will be able to jail criminals for longer.

Specialist mental health unit failures exposed by patients

Tue, 01/18/2022 - 02:04
Patients say they’ve been placed in unsafe environments, often far from home.

Russia-Ukraine crisis: UK sending weapons to defend Ukraine, says defence secretary

Tue, 01/18/2022 - 02:01
The defence secretary says he is sending short-range anti-tank missiles amid Russian invasion fears.

Energy price rises could worsen child poverty, charity warns

Tue, 01/18/2022 - 01:10
A leading charity says soaring energy costs could plunge more families into "very deep poverty".

New campaign aims to stop more encrypted apps

Tue, 01/18/2022 - 01:05
No Place to Hide says end-to-end encryption makes it harder to detect child abuse.

Anti-vax protests: ‘Sovereign citizens’ fight UK Covid vaccine rollout

Tue, 01/18/2022 - 00:34
Activists with anti-vax beliefs are taking "direct action" against hospitals and schools.

What can we do to get more women into coding?

Tue, 01/18/2022 - 00:08
How visual, auditory and kinesthetic tools used to teach kids coding should be adapted for adults.

Government defeated as Lords vote to make misogyny a hate crime

Tue, 01/18/2022 - 00:07
Peers vote to make misogyny a hate crime and block new powers to impose conditions on noisy protests.

Morrisons confirms sick pay cut for unvaccinated staff

Tue, 01/18/2022 - 00:01
The supermarket joins a list of firms which pay the legal minimum to unvaccinated staff obliged to isolate.

Co-op store manager who campaigned to protect staff from abuse honoured

Tue, 01/18/2022 - 00:01
Claire Saunders, who works for Co-op, was honoured in the New Year Honours list for her work.

Newspaper headlines: Cummings claims PM lied, and energy bills warning

Mon, 01/17/2022 - 23:51
A mix of stories lead Tuesday's newspaper front pages, including the latest on the No 10 parties row.

Ashling Murphy: 'Significant progress' made in murder investigation

Mon, 01/17/2022 - 23:03
Police release the description of a man they want to speak to in relation to her murder.