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Month: October 2021

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Williams Racing announces plan to be climate positive by 2030

They are the first F1 team to become a signatory of the UN Sports for Climate Action Framework Williams Racing has launched a new Sustainability Strategy with the goal to be ‘climate positive’ by 2030. The UK-based Formula 1 team says the plan has been developed over the past year in collaboration with experts, and has five key pillars: Climate Action, Biodiversity Stewardship, Sustainable Innovation, Industry Access for All and […]

todayOctober 14, 2021 19


Average home has added 49257 to its value over the past five years

That's according to the property website, Zoopla Homes across Britain have added £49,257 to their value over the past five years on average, according to a property website. The total value of homes has risen by 20% – or £1.6 trillion – in the past five years, Zoopla said. More than a third (£550 billion) of the £1.6 trillion increase has been recorded in the past year alone. And there […]

todayOctober 14, 2021 5


Economic recovery in Scotland kick started by lifting of Covid restrictions

That's according to a new report from The Scottish Chambers of Commerce Scotland’s economic recovery has been kick-started by the end of Covid-19 restrictions in August, a new report has found. The Scottish Chambers of Commerce (SCC) quarterly economic indicator report found an increase in confidence across all sectors in the third quarter of this year. But uncertainty continues across businesses, with worries over the energy crisis potentially pushing prices […]

todayOctober 14, 2021 13


Petrol station shortages remain serious

Shortages at petrol stations remain “serious” due to fuel not being delivered where it is needed, retailers have warned. Brian Madderson, chairman of the Petrol Retailers Association, claimed a “large majority” of forecourts did not know when they would receive their next delivery. He said: “There are many reports of wet sites quickly going dry because the continuity of tankers remains out of kilter with orders. “The situation in London […]

todayOctober 12, 2021 6


Insulate Britain protesters burn injunctions outside court as ban extended

Insulate Britain demonstrators burned their court orders banning their road-blocking protests outside the Royal Courts of Justice as a High Court judge extended the injunctions until the end of next month. Members of the Extinction Rebellion offshoot have repeatedly blocked major roads, including the M25 and the M4, since September 13. In response, National Highways has been granted three injunctions banning the demonstrations on the M25, around the Port of […]

todayOctober 12, 2021 7


Record number of hate crimes reported to police

The number of hate crimes recorded by police in England and Wales has hit its highest level on record, with a 12% rise in racially motivated incidents, official figures show. There were 124,091 hate crimes recorded in the year to March 2021, according to Home Office statistics. This comprises 92,052 race hate crimes, 6,377 religious hate crimes, 18,596 sexual-orientation hate crimes, 9,943 disability hate crimes and 2,799 transgender hate crimes. […]

todayOctober 12, 2021 5


Kieffer Moores goal secures vital Wales win against Estonia

Wales secured a precious World Cup qualifying victory over Estonia as Kieffer Moore gave them a 1-0 win in Tallinn Cardiff striker Moore – who was later booked and will be suspended for next month’s home game against Belarus – prodded home from close range after 12 minutes. In the race for a runners-up spot behind Belgium, and the March play-off places that comes with it, Wales stay third in […]

todayOctober 12, 2021 7


MPs report into pandemic failings is laughable bereaved families group says

“This is an attempt to ignore and gaslight bereaved families, who will see it as a slap in the face.” Some of the families of those who died during the Covid pandemic have said an MPs’ report into failings is “laughable”. Hannah Brady, spokesperson for the Covid-19 Bereaved Families for Justice group, criticised a passage in the report that said the “success of the vaccine programme has redeemed many of […]

todayOctober 12, 2021 18


Moderna has no plans to share Covid 19 vaccine recipe says chairman

Moderna has no plans to share the recipe for its Covid-19 vaccine because executives have concluded that scaling up the company’s own production is the best way to increase the global supply, the company’s chairman said . In an interview with the Associated Press, Noubar Afeyan also reiterated a pledge Moderna made a year ago not to enforce patent infringement on anyone else making a coronavirus vaccine during the pandemic. […]

todayOctober 11, 2021 14