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End of Universal Credit uplift will have significant effect on claimants, study says

National News October 19, 2021 at 7:06 am

Scrapping the £20 Universal Credit uplift will have a significant effect on claimants, according to a new report – which also says the benefit can be “complex and confusing”.

Heathrow passengers could see airport charges rise by 50% next year

National News October 19, 2021 at 6:13 am

Passengers using Heathrow next year could see airport charges rise by more than 50% next year, under price cap proposals released by the aviation regulator.

‘An evening to remember’: Oprah to interview Adele in two-hour special

National News October 19, 2021 at 12:43 am

Oprah Winfrey is going to interview Adele in a two-hour special.

First checkout-free Tesco store opens in London

National News October 18, 2021 at 10:45 pm

Tesco has launched a checkout-free store where shoppers can pick up groceries and leave without having to go to a till.

Alta Fixsler, 2, dies with ‘parents by her side’ after life support machine is switched off

National News October 18, 2021 at 9:38 pm

A seriously ill two-year-old girl has died after her life support machine was switched off with her “parents by her side”, a family spokeswoman has said.

Woman killed after making stalking complaint was ‘let down’ by police, her family say

National News October 18, 2021 at 9:34 pm

Gracie Spinks, a 23-year-old Derbyshire woman who is thought to have been killed by a man she had reported for stalking, was let down by the police, according to her family.

Former soldier on trial over fatal shooting in Northern Ireland has died after getting COVID

National News October 18, 2021 at 8:50 pm

A former soldier who was on trial linked to a fatal shooting during the Troubles in Northern Ireland has died after contracting COVID-19.

Emergency services at the scene after being called to house explosion in Ayr, Scotland

National News October 18, 2021 at 7:35 pm

Emergency services have arrived at a housing estate in the Scottish town of Ayr following reports of an explosion.

Homes with inefficient energy rating may struggle to get mortgages – leaked government plans

National News October 18, 2021 at 7:22 pm

Homes that have an inefficient energy rating may struggle to get mortgages in future, under government plans leaked to Sky News.

Blood-stained sock links man convicted of Clydach murders in forensic review

National News October 18, 2021 at 6:20 pm

A blood-stained sock found at a crime scene links the man convicted of the Clydach murders from 22 years ago, South Wales Police have said.