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‘People blatantly ignoring restrictions’: Police break up large-scale illegal parties

Several police forces in England have said they have handed out multiple fines after breaking up a number of large-scale illegal parties over the ...
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‘Scrap peak fares, bring in mass testing’: Labour wants Christmas travel plan to avoid ‘chaos’

The government is being urged to suspend peak rail fares and introduce mass testing for transport staff, to help the country avoid travel "chaos" ...
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PM tells Tory MPs COVID tiers ‘have a sunset of 3 February’

Boris Johnson has said the new coronavirus tiers "have a sunset of 3 February" as he tries to fight off a backlash from Tory MPs.The prime minister ...
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PM attempts to quell fury as backlash grows over tier system

Boris Johnson has sought to fight off a growing backlash among Conservative MPs about the new coronavirus tiers, declaring that the "vast majority" ...
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UK’s weekly infection rate drops by 25% as latest daily figures are revealed

Coronavirus infections across the UK appear to have dropped significantly, according to the government's daily data.In the last week there have ...
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Former Great Ormond Street Hospital porter accused of 84 sex offences against children

A former porter at Great Ormond Street Hospital has been charged with sex offences against children.Paul Farrell, 55, of Camden, north London, ...
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Home Office broke law over Windrush scandal, report finds

The Home Office broke equality law when it imposed its "hostile environment" immigration policies which contributed to the Windrush scandal, a ...
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Three household bubble and travel rules eased under Christmas plan being discussed

Three households will be able to meet together over Christmas under plans being discussed by all four nations of the UK, according to a government ...
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Sharp rise in road rage crimes with victims stabbed, punched, bitten and spat at

The number of road rage crimes has risen sharply in the UK, with thousands of offences including attempted murders, assaults and racist abuse ...
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PM: ‘Vast majority’ of vulnerable people could get COVID vaccine by Easter

Boris Johnson has suggested the "vast majority" of people most vulnerable to coronavirus could be vaccinated against the disease by Easter.The ...
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