Day: June 10, 2020

Keir Starmer accuses ministers of putting children's welfare at risk with reopening schools 'mismanagement'

June 10, 2020

The latest headlines in your inbox twice a day Monday – Friday plus breaking news updates Sir Keir Starmer has accused ministers of “mismanagement” over the reopening of schools, putting at risk both the “welfare and education” of children. The Labour leader said the issues facing Downing Street on ensuring pupils were safe to return […]

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Summer riots warning amid coronavirus fallout and concerns over racial and economic inequality

June 10, 2020

The latest headlines in your inbox twice a day Monday – Friday plus breaking news updates Riots could break out across the UK this summer as the effects of the coronavirus pandemic continue to worsen, a scientific adviser to the Government has warned. Professor Clifford Stott said there is a risk of disorder on a […]

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Dozens more statues could be toppled due to slavery links as councils promise reviews following protests

June 10, 2020

The latest headlines in your inbox twice a day Monday – Friday plus breaking news updates Dozens more controversial statues face being pulled down after councils vowed to review their monuments following a series of Black Lives Matter protests. Two slave trader statues have been pulled down in recent days – one by campaigners at […]

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