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Coronavirus: What are the rules on caring for children during lockdown?

bbc - Sun, 05/24/2020 - 17:37
A look at the guidance as Downing Street backs Dominic Cummings over his 260-mile lockdown trip.

Two individuals at same Championship club test positive for coronavirus

bbc - Sun, 05/24/2020 - 17:22
Two individuals from the same Championship club test positive for coronavirus after more than 1,000 tests are carried out.

Blackburn shooting: Aya Hachem funeral held in Lebanon

bbc - Sun, 05/24/2020 - 16:19
Law student Aya Hachem, 19, was walking to the shop when she was shot from a passing car.

Nasa SpaceX launch: Astronauts complete rehearsal for historic mission

bbc - Sun, 05/24/2020 - 15:36
Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken ready themselves and their kit for Wednesday's flight to the space station.

Veteran WW2 paratrooper Sandy Cortmann dies at 97

bbc - Sun, 05/24/2020 - 15:12
Footage of Sandy Cortmann's parachute jump for the 75th anniversary of Operation Market Garden went viral last year.

Sprinter Lansiquot on psychology, Dina comparisons and being mentored by Sky's Shreeves

bbc - Sun, 05/24/2020 - 13:45
Imani-Lara Lansiquot on viral videos, Dina Asher-Smith comparisons, making athletics more exciting and being mentored by one of football's famous voices.

Coronavirus and children: 'I can't hug my mum any more'

bbc - Sun, 05/24/2020 - 13:34
Life for children whose parents work on the frontline against Covid-19 has changed.

Match of Their Day: Ashley Cole picks his classic games

bbc - Sun, 05/24/2020 - 13:19
In the final Match of Their Day, former Arsenal and Chelsea defender Ashley Cole selects his three favourite games.

'I broke down in tears after hitting my rock bottom'

bbc - Sun, 05/24/2020 - 13:08
Everton defender Michael Keane admits he broke down in tears in front of his family after hitting "rock bottom" during his injury problems.

Team GB skateboarder Sky Brown's lockdown entertainment tips

bbc - Sun, 05/24/2020 - 13:07
Team GB skateboarder Sky Brown takes us inside her home to share what she’s been doing during the coronavirus lockdown, including working out, eating healthily and learning new skills.

Match Of Their Day: Ashley Cole explains why he left Arsenal for Chelsea

bbc - Sun, 05/24/2020 - 13:05
Ashley Cole tells Gary Lineker that he saw the winning culture Arsenal "falling apart" when key players left and were not replaced, which is why he wanted to join Chelsea in 2006.

Coronavirus: Daily update as PM's aide faces new claims about lockdown trip

bbc - Sun, 05/24/2020 - 13:02
Five things you need to know about the coronavirus outbreak today.

Western Australia prepares for 'once-in-a-decade' storm

bbc - Sun, 05/24/2020 - 09:29
The country's entire western coast is expected to be affected by torrential rain and massive waves.

Prince William: Parenthood brought Diana death emotions

bbc - Sun, 05/24/2020 - 08:59
The Duke of Cambridge tells a documentary on mental health he found things "overwhelming" at times.

Nasa SpaceX launch: Who are the astronauts?

bbc - Sun, 05/24/2020 - 08:47
BBC News profiles the space travellers who will launch in SpaceX's Crew Dragon capsule on Wednesday.

UK film and TV: 'Expect lots of dramas in space or under the sea'

bbc - Sun, 05/24/2020 - 07:36
A producer, screenwriter, and union leader foresee "creative changes" for the film and TV industry.

Coronavirus doctor's diary: A patient given hours to live, who proved us wrong

bbc - Sun, 05/24/2020 - 07:33
Mary Blessington was discharged then soon deteriorated, showing that the path to recovery can be long and hard.

Hong Kong: World political figures condemn China's security law plan

bbc - Sun, 05/24/2020 - 07:31
Political figures from 23 countries criticise Beijing's "assault on fundamental freedoms".

Coronavirus: Why reopening French schools is a social emergency

bbc - Sun, 05/24/2020 - 06:13
Children returning to school are often from wealthier families, so why are other pupils staying home?

Rwanda genocide: How Félicien Kabuga evaded capture for 26 years

bbc - Sun, 05/24/2020 - 06:11
Félicien Kabuga outwitted Rwandan genocide prosecutors by using 28 aliases and powerful connections.