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All Welsh pupils 'back in school full-time' in September

9 Jul 2020 15:13

Parents will not face fines if they do not send their children back to school when they reopen.

Coronavirus: General Electric cuts 369 jobs at Nantgarw

9 Jul 2020 15:00

The firm is suffering after the drop of air travellers during the coronavirus pandemic.

Tax boss questions value of Rishi Sunak's job bonus and meal discount plans

9 Jul 2020 14:46

Chancellor Rishi Sunak rejected fears job retention bonus and meal discount are not value for taxpayers.

Liverpool shooting: Woman shot by Merseyside Police in street

9 Jul 2020 14:45

The woman suffered an injury to her upper body and is being treated in hospital.

Coronavirus: Data shows cases in England falling

9 Jul 2020 14:20

Two reports charting coronavirus show cases in England falling - with Leicester also seeing a fall.

Government says sorry to women 'ignored' by doctors

9 Jul 2020 13:47

The health minister apologises to women, and their children, failed by healthcare professionals.

TV licences: BBC to go ahead with over-75s licence fee changes

9 Jul 2020 13:18

More than three million households will be asked to start paying the £157.50 fee from 1 August.

Johnny Depp accuses Amber Heard of misleading psychiatrist

9 Jul 2020 12:58

The Hollywood star tells a libel hearing his ex-wife told "porkie pies" about him to a doctor.

Solihull man arrested over £495,000 'furlough fraud'

9 Jul 2020 12:46

The arrest is thought to be the first relating to the government's Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme.

Coronavirus: John Lewis and Boots to cut 5,300 jobs

9 Jul 2020 12:45

A day after the chancellor unveils a plan to save jobs, two of the UK's biggest retailers announce cuts.

Bow crane collapse: Killed woman was 'very caring'

9 Jul 2020 12:43

Specialist workers are still working to recover June Harvey's body from one of the damaged houses.

Coronavirus: Indoor visits and overnight stays to be allowed in Scotland

9 Jul 2020 12:16

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon confirms the move to "phase three" of her government's route map out of lockdown.

Coronavirus: Taxes will rise to pay for virus, IFS think tank warns

9 Jul 2020 12:02

The chancellor's huge economic support schemes will have to be paid for via higher taxes, the IFS says.

Coronavirus: Frank Ludlow admits selling fake cures to the US

9 Jul 2020 11:51

Frank Ludlow was caught in a post office sending dozens of bogus remedies to the United States.

Coronavirus: Executive discuss NI's quarantine regulations

9 Jul 2020 10:06

Some travel operators are calling for NI to follow England and Scotland in easing restrictions.

UK universities comply with China's internet restrictions

9 Jul 2020 08:21

But universities reject that tests on online learning in China are accepting "censorship".

Former police chief: 'Raoul Moat isn’t a hero'

9 Jul 2020 07:52

Officer who led manhunt for Moat speaks about the operation 10 years on.

Who will be the Lib Dems’ next leader?

9 Jul 2020 06:04

Sir Ed Davey and Layla Moran are both vying for the top spot.

Coronavirus: What powers do the police have?

9 Jul 2020 01:18

Coronavirus lockdown rules are changing across the UK, but who is responsible for enforcing them?

Pop music is getting faster (and happier)

9 Jul 2020 01:13

After years of slower beats and introspective lyrics, pop is becoming optimistic again. Here's why.

Stormzy's surprise paint job for Croydon teen's bedroom

8 Jul 2020 23:30

The musician also talks about why he was cheering at the recent Black Lives Matter protests in London.

Black Lives Matter: What is systemic racism? Kids’ questions answered

8 Jul 2020 23:08

A politician, historian and academic answer kids' questions on Black Lives Matter.

Coronavirus: How stand-up comedians are adapting to online gigs

8 Jul 2020 23:03

With many live entertainment venues still closed in the UK, comedians open up about performing online.

Coronavirus: Scotland retains quarantine measures for Spanish travel

8 Jul 2020 17:05

Spain has been omitted from a list of "air bridge" destinations for Scotland due to concerns about coronavirus.

Rishi Sunak: Three things to know from chancellor's speech

8 Jul 2020 16:31

The BBC's Nick Eardley gives the lowdown on Rishi Sunak's economic plan after the Covid-19 lockdown.

Rishi Sunak's Summer statement: 'We've been overlooked'

8 Jul 2020 14:43

Under-30s have been hardest hit in lockdown, so what did they think of the chancellor's summer update?

What is VAT and how does it work?

8 Jul 2020 13:08

Rishi Sunak is cutting VAT on hospitality and tourism, but how does the tax work?

Is sexism behind beauty salons' continued closure?

8 Jul 2020 12:51

Hairdressers and pubs are open again but beauty salons are not. Are they being taken less seriously?

Author David Mitchell: Writing a music novel is 'impossible'

8 Jul 2020 06:22

Mitchell says he wanted to "outwit" the difficulty as he launches his new novel about a 60s band.

Coronavirus: Welsh care homes 'badly let down'

8 Jul 2020 05:58

A report says the approach was "flawed" and care home deaths now account for 28% of Wales' total.

Killing Eve: How author Luke Jennings created Villanelle

8 Jul 2020 02:47

We speak to the man who created the character of Villanelle, author Luke Jennings.

Digital divide: Six children sharing one phone for homework

8 Jul 2020 00:58

Research has shown an estimated million children have no adequate access to devices or the internet.

Coronavirus: Childminder anger over 'impossible' restrictions

7 Jul 2020 23:16

Coronavirus rules allow only one childcare provider, making life difficult for childminders and parents.

Shooting celebrities: Thirty years behind the lens

7 Jul 2020 22:51

Celebrity portrait photographer Andy Gotts celebrates 30 years behind the camera.

'I was terrified to put on weight' - the 'culture of fear' in British gymnastics

7 Jul 2020 21:27

In a special investigation, several gymnasts tell BBC Sport of an alleged "culture of fear" in the sport of weight shaming and abuse.

The spying game: China's global network

7 Jul 2020 21:17

The latest controversy around Huawei has shone a spotlight on the murky world of Chinese espionage.

Cumberlege review: The patients who fought for answers

7 Jul 2020 21:13

The way patients' concerns over side effects were dealt with is addressed in a long-awaited review.

Purfleet-on-Thames: The town that changed its name to attract visitors

7 Jul 2020 14:06

Purfleet in Essex adds "on-Thames" to its name in the hope of making it a "destination of choice".

Duchess of Cornwall 'can't wait to hug' her grandchildren

7 Jul 2020 12:59

The Duchess of Cornwall tells the BBC of her experiences during lockdown and fears over its impact.

Coronavirus: Three England pubs close after positive tests

7 Jul 2020 12:40

At least three pubs in England announce they have closed just days after opening their doors again.

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