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August 27, 2020

Tax fatty foods to tackle child obesity, says think tank

Ministers should consider extending the government’s sugar tax to unhealthy […]
August 25, 2020

Harry Dunn death: Anne Sacoolas may face virtual trial over crash that killed teenager

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August 21, 2020

Coronavirus tracked: How trust in Boris Johnson compares to Trump and other leaders during pandemic

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August 20, 2020

More than half of female prisoners have no home to go to when leaving jail, report finds

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August 18, 2020

Black inspector sues Met police after being stopped by white officers on his way home from work

A black metropolitan police inspector is suing the force after […]
August 14, 2020

Not bad, stupid or criminal: How Boris Johnson’s comments on small boat crossings are divorced from reality

“This is a very bad and stupid and dangerous and […]
August 10, 2020

Channel crossings: Priti Patel was warned government policies were pushing migrants into dangerous voyages nine months ago

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August 9, 2020

‘Toxic’ debate around transgender rights harming the UK, says human rights expert

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August 6, 2020

UK adds Belgium, Andorra and the Bahamas to ‘no-go’ list as coronavirus cases soar

Belgium has become the latest European country to be added […]
August 5, 2020

UK weather: Showers to sweep across northwest but bright and warm in south

Britain wakes up to a northwest-southeast split on Wednesday, with […]
August 3, 2020

Amazon removes shoe description following complaint from MP David Lammy

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August 2, 2020

Special Forces emails about SAS killings in Afghanistan ‘deeply troubling’, says lawyer

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