PMQs LIVE: Boris faces onslaught for saying UK did ‘everything it could’ with 100,000 dead | Politics | News

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The Prime Minister last night said he was “deeply sorry” for those who had lost their lives and said he took “full responsibility for everything that the Government has done”. He added “we did everything we could” to keep the death toll down. Labour leader Sir Kier Starmer is likely to challenge the Prime Minister Read More

Met Office issues three days of warnings as Britain hit by rain and snow deluge | Weather | News

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Also on Thursday, another yellow alert has been issued in parts of northern England for heavy rainfall. The Met Office warns the flooding of homes and business in the affected area – which includes much of the north west of England, plus Staffordshire, Stoke on Trent and Derbyshire – is likely. The alert said: “Rain Read More

Tottenham still reluctant to let Dele Alli join PSG on loan before transfer deadline

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T ottenham remain reluctant to allow Dele Alli to join Paris Saint-Germain on loan in the final days of the transfer window, despite the midfielder’s desire to be reunited with former manager Mauricio Pochettino in the French capital. Spurs chairman Daniel Levy is concerned about losing a talented member of the first-team squad, particularly given Read More

EU covid vaccine: AstraZeneca cancels crisis meeting with EU on vaccines | Politics | News

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It was claimed the UK-based drugs giant pulled out of the meeting this evening after its chief executive hit back at the EU over claims the company is failing to deliver promised supplies in Europe. European sources say Commission officials are still demanding answers from the firm on why it has slashed the number of Read More

Denmark fishermen thrown out of Norwegian waters as Oslo seeks post-Brexit deal with UK | Politics | News

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Denmark fisherman Tamme Bolt admitted he was concerned about the countries fishing industry post-Brexit. While speaking to Ruptly, he said Norway had denied Denmark fishermen access to their waters for months. Mr Bolt noted Oslo had initially imposed the ban on the grounds they were waiting for a resolution between the UK and EU on Read More

Kate Middleton and William follow in Charles’s footsteps with promise to never forget | Royal | News

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Kate and Prince William have taken to social media to mark Holocaust Memorial Day.  Kensington Palace wrote on Twitter: “On #HolocaustMemorialDay we commemorate and honour the victims and survivors of the Holocaust, and of recent genocides. We must never forget.”  MORE TO FOLLOW  Read More

Embryo Digital creates online opportunities so firms can move with the times | City & Business | Finance

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Manchester-based Embryo’s full service offering for mid-size companies, from search engine optimisation driving traffic to social media promotion and website development, enabled it to grow 84 per cent in 2020 and recruit 16 more staff. This year its forecast is for a £2.5 million turnover and an aim to increase its headcount to 45. Among Read More

Queen news: Monarch’s heartbreak at Scottish independence surge – ‘CANNOT interfere’ | Royal | News

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Royal author Ingrid Seward said the monarch was unlikely to be happy about the ongoing talks of Scottish independence, given how close to her heart the country is. The expert said: “Of course the Queen doesn’t want Scotland to be independent. “She’s all for unity. I think for Scotland to be independent is not something Read More

EU news: AstraZeneca rages at dark forces ‘making things up’ in EU in Covid jab row | Politics | News

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He questioned why “some people are making up stories” about the effectiveness of the jab, which is key to Britain’s campaign to end the coronavirus pandemic. His remarks come after it was claimed vaccine produced by the UK-based firm was only eight percent effective for over-65s. “I would really like to call on people to Read More

POLL: Should Boris Johnson close UK borders to stop spread of coronavirus? VOTE | UK | News

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Home Secretary Priti Patel is understood to be one of the leading advocates for a temporary closure of all UK borders, in a bid to stop potentially vaccine-resistant strains of coronavirus entering the country. But Mr Johnson is cautious about implementing such a strict measure and favours an Australian-style hotel quarantine approach instead. Ms Patel Read More

Brexit news: Redwood highlights trade masterplan to completely turn tables on EU | Politics | News

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Conservative MP Sir John Redwood branded Brussels’ threat a “warning” to the UK after Brexit. The Brexiteer demanded new policies for Britain to make and grow things at home rather than relying on the EU for imports. Sir John tweeted: “The EU’s threats to trade in vaccines is a warning to us. “We need to Read More

Angela Merkel delivers blow to Joe Biden as she sides with China against EU-US alliance | Politics | News

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Speaking at the virtual Davos World Economic Forum on Tuesday, the German Chancellor downplayed the US President’s call for Europe to pick sides between the US and China. She said: “I would very much wish to avoid the building of blocs. I don’t think it would do justice to many societies if we were to Read More