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Tiger Woods has expressed his gratitude for the “touching” gesture of players wearing his signature red and black as he continues to recover from a car crash. The players wore them for the final round of the WGC-Workday Championship. The golfer, who had previously said he was in “good spirits” after being moved to a […]

A hunt is under way to locate one of the first people in the UK believed to have contracted the Manaus variant of coronavirus, a new strain that may spread more rapidly and respond less well to existing vaccines. Public Health England (PHE) said on Sunday that six cases of the concerning P.1 variant first […]

An investigation into the safety of smart motorways has been launched. The inquiry by the Commons’ Transport Select Committee will also analyse the impact of the roads on reducing congestion. Smart motorways often involve converting the hard shoulder to a live running lane to boost capacity without widening the carriageway. They have been in the […]

Long waits for eating disorders treatment during the Covid-19 pandemic are putting lives at risk, a senior medic from the Royal College of Psychiatrists has warned. Dr Agnes Ayton, chair of the college’s faculty of eating disorders, said families and medical staff are left to shoulder the burden of knowing patients are deteriorating while they […]

The world could face more chemical attacks in the wake of the Novichok poisoning now people can learn how to make such weapons online, the Defence Secretary has warned. Ben Wallace said access to such knowledge “can turn what might be ambitions into realities” for a whole range of attacks. Speaking to Radio News Hub […]

It was a triumphant night for British performers and creatives at the Golden Globes.   Here is a full list of the winners. Best Motion Picture – Drama – Nomadland Best Performance By An Actress In A Motion Picture – Drama- Andra Day (The United States Vs. Billie Holiday) Best Performance By An Actor In […]

The Prince of Wales has spoken directly to teachers across the country in a video message praising them for their “dogged determination” during coronavirus lockdowns. Addressing a leadership conference run by the PTI, formerly the Prince’s Teaching Institute, Charles said he is “enormously impressed” with the efforts of school leaders and staff to overcome the […]

Officials have identified the first UK cases of the Manaus variant of coronavirus. Officials have identified the first UK cases of the Manaus variant of coronavirus, a new strain that may spread more rapidly and respond less well to existing vaccines. Public Health England (PHE) said on Sunday that six cases of the concerning P.1 […]

The First Minister is the focus of an investigation over whether she misled the Scottish Parliament on when she knew about allegations of harassment made against her predecessor Alex Salmond. Ms Sturgeon said she first learned of the complaints in a meeting with Mr Salmond at her home in early April 2018, but it later […]

The star was famous for his role as Mike Baldwin in the ITV soap. A statement from his family said he died after a long illness. “It is with great sadness that we announce the death of our father, Johnny Briggs,” the statement said. “He passed away peacefully this morning after a long illness, with […]


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