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CCTV screens ‘went white’ after Manchester Arena bombing, event manager tells inquiry

National News April 14, 2021 at 5:30 pm

The event manager at the Manchester Arena has told the inquiry into the bombing that her CCTV screens “went white” as the device went off at the Ariana Grande concert in 2017.

Full military rehearsals under way ahead of Prince Philip’s funeral

National News April 14, 2021 at 5:08 pm

Full military rehearsals are under way ahead of the Duke of Edinburgh’s funeral this weekend.

Royal Family releases photo by Kate of Queen and Philip with seven great-grandchildren

National News April 14, 2021 at 5:04 pm

The Royal Family has released a photograph by the Duchess of Cambridge of the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh surrounded by seven of their great-grandchildren at Balmoral Castle in 2018.

MPs to launch inquiry into lessons learned from Cameron-Greensill lobbying row

National News April 14, 2021 at 4:14 pm

A committee of MPs is to launch an inquiry into the lessons learned from the Cameron-Greensill lobbying row.

MPs to launch inquiry into lessons learned from Cameron-Greensill lobbying row

National News April 14, 2021 at 4:14 pm

A committee of MPs is to launch an inquiry into the lessons learned from the Cameron-Greensill lobbying row.

Government to consult on mandatory COVID vaccine for staff in care homes for elderly

National News April 14, 2021 at 4:02 pm

A consultation into making COVID vaccinations mandatory for care home staff working with elderly residents has been launched.

Surge testing to take place in Barnet after cases of South African COVID variant found

National News April 14, 2021 at 2:20 pm

Surge testing is to take place in the north London area of Barnet after cases of the South African variant of COVID-19 were detected there.

Surge testing to take place in an area of north London after cases of South African COVID variant found

National News April 14, 2021 at 2:20 pm

Surge testing is to take place in an area of north London after cases of the South African variant of COVID-19 were detected there.

‘We all miss you’, Eugenie says in touching Instagram tribute to Prince Philip

National News April 14, 2021 at 1:42 pm

Princess Eugenie has paid a heartfelt tribute to Prince Philip, saying he would be “so touched by all the tributes that have been shared with me the past few days”.

Pubs and restaurants enjoy reopening sales surge after lockdown easing

National News April 14, 2021 at 1:03 pm

Sales at pubs, bars and restaurants that were able to reopen on Monday were sharply higher than pre-pandemic levels with consumers keen to have their first drink out in months, new figures show.