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Yorkshire chairman Roger Hutton resigns amid Azeem Rafiq claims

Yorkshire chairman Roger Hutton has resigned with immediate effect, as the fallout from Azeem Rafiq’s racism allegations against the club continues to grow. Hutton was this week called to appear in front of the parliamentary Digital, Culture, Media and Sport committee to explain Yorkshire’s handling of Rafiq’s claims and the independent report into the matter. He has now decided to leave his post, citing frustration at board members and senior […]

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Carol Vorderman remembers always kind and smiling Lionel Blair

Carol Vorderman has remembered Lionel Blair as someone who was “always kind and smiling” as she joined famous names paying tribute to the entertainer following his death at the age of 92. The TV star, best known as a team captain on ITV’s Give Us A Clue, enjoyed a showbiz career that spanned 70 years. He died in the early hours of Thursday morning, his agent said. Vorderman tweeted: “Remembering […]

todayNovember 5, 2021 3


British Airways owner enjoys boost from long haul bookings

The boss of British Airways, Aer Lingus and Iberia owner IAG said he is seeing a “significant recovery” as passengers return to flying again with lockdown restrictions easing. He explained that long-haul flights in particular have pushed up sales and expects the group to return to profitability by next year. But sales remain well below pre-pandemic levels. IAG said in the three months to the end of September passenger capacity […]

todayNovember 5, 2021 3


Nasser Hussain says Yorkshires response to Azeem Rafiq is sending wrong message

On Wednesday, batter Gary Ballance confessed to using “a racial slur” against his ex-team-mate in a long and emotional statement Nasser Hussain fears Yorkshire’s handling of Azeem Rafiq’s racism claims will send a message to players in their academy that racial discrimination can be passed off as banter. Rafiq’s allegations against the club have been in the public domain for over a year but the issue has begun to gather […]

todayNovember 4, 2021 4


Spectacular display as Aurora Borealis lights up the night sky across Britain

The natural phenomenon was visible to the naked eye as far south as Devon on Wednesday night Aurora-watchers have been rewarded with a spectacular display of the Northern Lights in dark spots across the country. The natural phenomenon was visible to the naked eye as far south as Devon on Wednesday night, due to a particularly strong solar flare. PA news agency photographer Owen Humphreys was treated to a stunning […]

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Record shortfall in number of nurses in Scotland

That's according to analysis by the RCN Scotland union Scotland has a record shortfall in the number of registered nurses required to staff the NHS, the Royal College of Nursing has warned. Analysis by the RCN Scotland union found that the difference between the required number of nurses and the full-time equivalent (FTE) who are registered has grown to 3,438. The gap has risen from 1,613 in June 2015 – […]

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Salisbury crash train ran 220 metres past stop signal as wheels slipped on rails

The collision happened just outside of Salisbury on Sunday A train involved in a collision in Salisbury ran 220 metres past a stop signal before hitting a second service, investigators said. The Rail Accident Investigation Branch (RAIB) said the 74-year-old driver of the South Western Railway (SWR) train attempted to apply the brakes before reaching the signal. Despite him and the train’s automatic protection system also requesting emergency braking, the […]

todayNovember 3, 2021 6


Facebook to shut down face recognition system and delete data

The parent company, Meta, have confirmed they will delete the faceprints of over a billion people Facebook has said it will shut down its face-recognition system and delete the faceprints of more than one billion people. Jerome Pesenti, vice president of artificial intelligence for Facebook’s new parent company Meta, said in a blog post: “This change will represent one of the largest shifts in facial recognition usage in the technology’s […]

todayNovember 3, 2021 3


Antonio Conte vows to do everything to deserve the Tottenham fans support

He has joined the club on an 18 month deal Antonio Conte has vowed to “do everything” to deserve the fans’ support after becoming Tottenham’s new head coach. The Italian was appointed as Nuno Espirito Santo’s successor on Tuesday, signing an initial 18-month contract, with the option of an extra year. Conte, who won the Premier League title with Chelsea in 2016-17 ahead of Spurs, had been out of work […]

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