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Coronavirus: The shops refusing to pay their rent

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 03:10
As the next quarter's rent falls due, who should pay it while businesses are closed?

Missing Louise Smith: Friends 'devastated' after body find in Havant

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 02:51
Friends of Louise Smith, missing for two weeks, say they are "devastated' after a body is found.

Nasa SpaceX crew mission cleared to launch

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 02:47
A review panel finds no technical reason to delay the first US orbital crew launch in nine years.

Coronavirus: Dominic Cummings visited parents' home while he had symptoms

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 02:38
Sources close to Dominic Cummings defend his trip from London to Durham while he had virus symptoms.

Formula 1 teams agree cost-cutting package

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 02:36
Formula 1 teams have agreed to a package of cost-cutting changes to help the sport ride out the coronavirus pandemic, BBC Sport can reveal.

Three Premier League clubs want Coutinho - Saturday's football gossip

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 02:34
Chelsea, Manchester United and Leicester contact Philippe Coutinho's agent, Willian could sign new Chelsea deal, plus more.

Hertha thrash Union Berlin in derby at silent Olympic Stadium

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 02:30
Four goals in 26 second-half minutes crush Union Berlin and give Hertha a derby victory in a silent Olympic Stadium.

Hope for British GPs despite UK quarantine rules

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 01:22
There is hope that major sporting fixtures could still take place in England this summer despite new quarantine rules.

Coronavirus: Can children catch and pass on coronavirus?

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 00:01
BBC's Health Correspondent Laura Foster explains what we know currently about how children are affected by the virus.

Specialist Leisure Group collapses into administration

bbc - Fri, 05/22/2020 - 23:46
More than 64,000 bookings have been cancelled due to the collapse of Specialist Leisure Group.

Blackburn shooting: Two charged with Aya Hachem murder

bbc - Fri, 05/22/2020 - 23:39
They are also charged with attempting to murder a man police believe was the intended target.

Premier League 'as confident as we can be' about June return

bbc - Fri, 05/22/2020 - 23:38
The Premier League is "as confident as we can be" about restarting in June, says chief executive Richard Masters.

Teachers' unions 'unconvinced' safe to open schools

bbc - Fri, 05/22/2020 - 23:30
Scientific advice on reopening schools has failed to reassure teachers that returning on 1 June is safe.

Osaka becomes world's highest-paid female athlete

bbc - Fri, 05/22/2020 - 23:23
Japanese tennis player Naomi Osaka overtakes US rival Serena Williams to become the world's highest-paid female athlete.

Coronavirus: Quarantine plans for UK arrivals unveiled

bbc - Fri, 05/22/2020 - 23:15
From 8 June, people arriving in the UK must self-isolate for 14 days - but some workers will be exempt.

Coronavirus: NHS may need to hire cabin crew from airlines

bbc - Fri, 05/22/2020 - 23:08
The Chief Executive of NHS England says it is considering hiring cabin crew to train as nurses.

Coronavirus: Clap for Carers should end, says founder

bbc - Fri, 05/22/2020 - 23:02
The nationwide applause has "had its moment" and should end after 10 weeks, Annemarie Plas says.

Woakes would welcome Hales' England return

bbc - Fri, 05/22/2020 - 23:00
Pace bowler Chris Woakes says he would be happy to see Alex Hales return to the England side.

Coronavirus: Evening update as plans for UK arrivals unveiled

bbc - Fri, 05/22/2020 - 22:56
Five things you need to know about the coronavirus outbreak this evening.

Mory Kanté: African music star dies aged 70

bbc - Fri, 05/22/2020 - 22:40
The singer, who helped bring African music to world audiences with hits like Yéké Yéké, dies in Guinea.