Day: October 10, 2020

England has ‘reached a tipping point similar to first wave of coronavirus’

October 10, 2020

The country has reached a tipping point similar to the first wave of coronavirus but is still in a position to stop history repeating itself, England’s deputy chief medical officer has said.  Professor Jonathan Van-Tam said the best way to keep transmission low and stop the NHS being overwhelmed was for people with symptoms to […]

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Premier League ‘should step in to help lower league clubs during pandemic’

October 10, 2020

The Premier League should step in to help lower league clubs who are financially struggling without live crowds, the chairman of Colchester United has told Sophy Ridge on Sunday.   Robbie Cowling said the Premier League “really should step in and do something” because they are “in danger from the building that’s crumbling below them”. […]

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Donald Trump hosts first rally since coronavirus diagnosis at White House

October 10, 2020

The latest headlines in your inbox twice a day Monday – Friday plus breaking news updates US President Donald Trump has made his first public appearance since returning to the White House The US President spent three days in a hospital after contracting Covid-19. Standing alone and not wearing a mask, Trump spoke from the […]

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World Mental Health Day: Meghan Markle describes 'almost unsurvivable' online abuse

October 10, 2020

The latest headlines in your inbox twice a day Monday – Friday plus breaking news updates The Duchess of Sussex has described the “almost unsurvivable” abuse she has received online on a podcast to mark World Mental Health Day She appeared on the Teenager Therapy podcast with her husband the Duke of Sussex. The couple […]

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Third man charged over murder of Patrick Gomes De'Almeida in Morden

October 10, 2020

A third man has been charged over the murder of Patrick Gomes De’Almeida. Mr De’Almeida was stabbed outside flats in Morden just before 11pm on October 1. Jamaili Calvert, 20, of Ingatestone Road, Croydon has been charged with murder, grievous bodily harm and two counts of robbery, Scotland Yard said. He was remanded in custody […]

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Kim Jong Un shows off missile arsenal at 75th anniversary of North Korea's ruling party

October 10, 2020

The latest headlines in your inbox twice a day Monday – Friday plus breaking news updates North Korean leader Kim Jong Un took centre stage at a military parade in which the country unveiled what appeared to be a new intercontinental ballistic missile. The event celebrated the 75th anniversary of the country’s ruling party. Rather […]

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Boris Johnson holds telephone talks with Emmanuel Macron as Brexit deadline looms

October 10, 2020

The latest headlines in your inbox twice a day Monday – Friday plus breaking news updates Boris Johnson has held telephone calls with Emmanuel Macron as the clock ticks towards the deadline for a Brexit deal. The Prime Minister and French president spoke on the telephone on Saturday. Both leaders have said an agreement needs […]

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