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Parents of sick babies need more leave, charity says

Parents of sick babies need more leave, charity says

Two thirds of fathers of premature and sick babies are being forced to return to work while their child is in intensive care, a charity has said. Of 737 parents surveyed by the neonatal charity Bliss and BBC Radio 5 Live Investigates, 77% said they...

BBC, Sunday, 00:24
 
Bloodsports videos taken down from Facebook and YouTube

Bloodsports videos taken down from Facebook and YouTube

Facebook and YouTube have taken down content promoting illegal animal bloodsports following an investigation by the BBC's Countryfile programme. But both websites still host users who feature graphic videos and photos showing banned cockfighting and...

BBC, Sunday, 00:17
 
Emiliano Sala's grieving family follow coffin into funeral as mourning fans cry in the street

Emiliano Sala's grieving family follow coffin into funeral as mourning fans cry in the street

The heartbroken family of tragic footballer Emiliano Sala have gathered in his Argentinian hometown for his funeral today. Thousands of grieving fans showed up for the procession in the town of Progreso near Santa Fe to pay their respects to the...

Daily Record, Saturday, 19:57
 
Travel chaos as airline Flybmi collapses with immediate cancellations

Travel chaos as airline Flybmi collapses with immediate cancellations

UK regional airline Flybmi has announced today that is has ceased operations, cancelling all existing flights. The East Midlands-based airline, which operates 3 flights in and out of Aberdeen , is filing for administration. The airline cited...

Daily Record, Saturday, 19:33
 
Airline Flybmi ceases operations

Airline Flybmi ceases operations

British regional airline Flybmi has cancelled all its flights and filed for administration, the airline has announced. The company said it had been badly affected by spikes in fuel and carbon costs and uncertainty over Brexit.

BBC, Saturday, 19:03
 
Labour MP Paula Sherriff criticises CPS over non-prosecution

Labour MP Paula Sherriff criticises CPS over non-prosecution

A Labour MP who had swastikas left outside her office has said the Crown Prosecution Service decision not to prosecute the suspect is disgraceful. Dewsbury MP Paula Sherriff said foil swastikas were left at her office on three occasions last summer....

BBC, Saturday, 18:04
 
M74 car fire horror as smoke billows across motorway sparking chaos for drivers

M74 car fire horror as smoke billows across motorway sparking chaos for drivers

A car on fire on the M74 has caused chaos for drivers as smoke billowed across the motorway. The black Mercedes was ablaze on the hard shoulder of the northbound carriage way forcing drivers to keep to the inside lanes. Two fire crews rushed to the...

Daily Record, Saturday, 17:00
 
Silent protest held outside church where priest was spat on as Orange Walk passes by

Silent protest held outside church where priest was spat on as Orange Walk passes by

Campaigners took the streets to take part in a silent protest outside a Glasgow church where a priest was spat as an Orange Walk passed by. Canon Thomas White ,43, was attacked and subject to vile sectarian abuse outside the chapel in July last year....

Daily Record, Saturday, 16:12
 
Karl Marx: Monument vandalised for second time in two weeks

Karl Marx: Monument vandalised for second time in two weeks

Karl Marx's memorial in Highgate Cemetery has been vandalised for the second time in two weeks. The words "Doctrine of Hate" and "Architect of Genocide" are scrawled in red on the Grade I-listed grave. This latest attack follows a...

BBC, Saturday, 16:02
 
Brexit: Leaving EU with no deal 'very adverse', says Gauke

Brexit: Leaving EU with no deal 'very adverse', says Gauke

Leaving the European Union with no deal would have a "very adverse" effect on the UK, the justice secretary has said. David Gauke said he hoped a deal would be struck within the next 10 days, but if not the government should "act...

BBC, Saturday, 16:02
 
Unexploded WW2 bomb in Paris disrupts Eurostar services

Unexploded WW2 bomb in Paris disrupts Eurostar services

An unexploded World War Two bomb in Paris is causing major disruption to Eurostar services. The company said five trains between London and Paris had been cancelled on Sunday and a number of other services were affected too. The bomb was found earlier...

BBC, Saturday, 15:32
 
Super slimmer from dress size 26 to a tiny 6 - with incredible results

Super slimmer from dress size 26 to a tiny 6 - with incredible results

Chips, pizza and Chinese takeaways were the things Melissa Middlemiss loved most. But she is now a slither of her former self after dropping from a massive dress size 26 to a petite six. Melissa is half the woman she used to be after weighing in at 20...

Daily Record, Saturday, 14:26
 
Man rushed to hospital after reports of shooting in Glasgow street

Man rushed to hospital after reports of shooting in Glasgow street

A man has been rushed to hospital this morning after reports of a shooting in Glasgow . Cops were called to Dykemuir Street in the Springburn area of the city at around 11.15am on Saturday morning after gun shots were heard. Police were later alerted...

Daily Record, Saturday, 13:51
 
Baroness Falkender, Harold Wilson's powerful ex-secretary, dies

Baroness Falkender, Harold Wilson's powerful ex-secretary, dies

Former Prime Minister Harold Wilson's secretary Baroness Falkender - formerly Marcia Williams - has died aged 86. Lady Falkender, once dubbed the Duchess of Downing Street, died on 6 February. She was Mr Wilson's private and political secretary from...

BBC, Saturday, 13:33
 
Cops launch search for missing man from Glasgow after 'unusual' disappearance

Cops launch search for missing man from Glasgow after 'unusual' disappearance

Cops have launched a search for a man who was has been reported missing from the Glasgow area. Police Scotland are appealing for information to help establish the whereabouts of Robert Lawson, also known as Robert Dickson, who has been missing since...

Daily Record, Saturday, 13:02
 


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