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Jack Charlton: England World Cup winner and ex-Republic of Ireland boss dies aged 85

Jack Charlton, a World Cup winner with England and former Republic of Ireland boss, has died aged 85. The former Leeds defender had been diagnosed with ...

Roger Stone: Trump spares ex-adviser from prison, sparking critics’ anger

Media playback is unsupported on your device US President Donald Trump has commuted the prison sentence of his longtime ally and former adviser Roger Stone. The move – sparing ...

GCSE and A-level results ‘could be affected by bias’

Young people in England risk missing out on the grades they deserve, due to the system used for calculating results after exams were cancelled, MPs have warned. Disadvantaged and ...

Coronavirus: No 10 considering mandatory face masks in shops in England

Making face coverings mandatory in shops in England is being considered by the government to slow the spread of coronavirus, senior sources have said. Speaking in a Facebook Q&A ...

Shropshire maternity scandal: Hundreds more cases under review

Hundreds more cases are to reviewed by an independent inquiry into maternity care at an NHS trust, BBC News has learned. As many as 300 cases were discovered following an examination ...

Coronavirus: Welsh pubs and cafes to reopen indoors on 3 August

Media playback is unsupported on your device Pubs, cafes, restaurants and bars can reopen indoors in Wales from 3 August, providing coronavirus cases continue to fall. First ...

EasyJet ‘using sickness records to decide job cuts’

EasyJet has been accused of intending to use pilots’ sickness records when drawing up plans for over 700 job cuts. The Balpa pilots’ union said it was “unnecessary ...

Coronavirus: Quarantine rules end for dozens of destinations

Travellers arriving in England, Wales and Northern Ireland from many countries no longer have to self-isolate for two weeks. The quarantine requirements are being relaxed for arrivals ...

Coronavirus: Pools, gyms, team sport and outdoor gigs to return

Pools, gyms and sports facilities will be able to reopen and team sports and outdoor gigs resume in England, the government has announced. Outdoor pools and performances can resume ...

John Lewis and Boots to cut 5,300 jobs and shut shops

Two of the UK’s biggest High Street retailers, John Lewis and Boots, have announced 5,300 job cuts. Boots has said 4,000 jobs will go, while John Lewis is shutting down eight ...