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Month: September 2022

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Picture of Queens ledger stone released ahead of chapel opening to public

The first picture of the new ledger stone installed at the Queen’s final resting place in Windsor has been released by Buckingham Palace. The Queen’s name has been inscribed alongside her mother’s, father’s and husband’s on the stone in the King George VI Memorial Chapel in St George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle, where the monarch was buried. The black stone slab, which is new, has been set into the floor after […]

todaySeptember 24, 2022 4


Alex Scott says trolling and racist abuse left her scared for her life

Alex Scott says she can “slip into dark places” when facing torrents of racist abuse and trolling, which sometimes leaves her “scared for her life”. The former footballer, 37, has become a regular fixture on sports commentary panels and made history in 2018 as the first female Sky pundit on a Sky Sports Super Sunday. She joined the BBC World Cup commentary line-up the same year. In an interview with […]

todaySeptember 24, 2022 3


Government dismisses criticism of tax cuts as politics of envy

The Government is not concerned about the “politics of envy”, a Treasury minister said as its raft of tax cuts came under fire for disproportionately benefiting the rich. Labour accused Prime Minister Liz Truss and Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng of gambling with people’s finances in “casino economics” and said their “trickle-down” approach will leave the next generation worse off. Using more than £70 billion of increased borrowing, Mr Kwarteng on Friday […]

todaySeptember 24, 2022 3


Woman had sex with Grealish on night she was raped by Mendys friend trial

England winger Jack Grealish was at Manchester City teammate Benjamin Mendy’s house party where two women were allegedly raped, a court has been told. Grealish, 27, and Mendy, 28, had been at the China White nightclub in Manchester city centre before going back to Mendy’s Cheshire mansion, The Spinney, in Prestbury, when the women were attacked, Chester Crown Court heard. One, 23, said she was raped by Mendy’s co-accused, Louis […]

todaySeptember 23, 2022 15


Pound plummets as Kwasi Kwarteng sets out biggest raft of tax cuts for 50 years

The pound plummeted after Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng announced the biggest raft of tax cuts for half a century, in a “gamble” to raise falling living standards by boosting growth. Using more than £70 billion of increased borrowing, Mr Kwarteng on Friday set out a package which included abolishing the top rate of income tax for the highest earners. He cut stamp duty for homebuyers, and brought forward a cut to […]

todaySeptember 23, 2022 6


Covid 19 infections rise in England and Wales for first time since early July

Covid-19 infections in England and Wales have risen for the first time in two months, new figures show. The increase means the total number of infections in the UK has also gone up – though levels are estimated to have fallen in Scotland and Northern Ireland. Some 927,900 people in private households in the UK are likely to have tested positive for coronavirus in the week ending September 14, up […]

todaySeptember 23, 2022 5


British headteacher groomed at least 131 children worldwide using social media

The National Crime Agency say 38-year-old Nicholas Clayton from The Wirral has been jailed for 20 months A British headteacher who groomed at least 131 children worldwide using social media while working at a school in Iraq has been jailed, the National Crime Agency (NCA) has said. Nicholas Clayton, 38, from The Wirral, used Facebook Messenger to contact children as young as 10, asking for photos and attempting to sexually […]

todaySeptember 22, 2022 9


Boy 16 held on suspicion of murder after 15 year old stabbed near school gates

The incident took place in Huddersfield yesterday afternoon A 16-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of a 15-year-old who was fatally stabbed outside his school gates. A murder inquiry was launched after the teenager died in hospital following an attack close to the entrance of North Huddersfield Trust School (NHTS) in Woodhouse Hill at 2.45pm on Wednesday, West Yorkshire Police said. The force has now confirmed […]

todaySeptember 22, 2022 7


Health Secretary pledges to tackle GP access and keep AE target

The Health Secretary has promised a “laser-like” focus on NHS problems as she set out plans for patients to see a GP within two weeks and committed to keeping the four hour A&E target. Therese Coffey told MPs that “most of the time patients have a great experience but we must not paper over the problems we face”, as she noted “too much variation in the access and care people […]

todaySeptember 22, 2022 6