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‘Scumbags’: Keane and Neville hit out after Villa keeper assaulted during City pitch invasion

National News May 22, 2022 at 7:43 pm

Manchester City have launched an investigation after Aston Villa’s goalkeeper was assaulted during a pitch invasion – with Sky pundits Gary Neville and Roy Keane calling the perpetrators “idiots” and “scumbags”.

High risk contacts of monkeypox cases should self-isolate for three weeks, new UK guidance says

National News May 22, 2022 at 7:24 pm

Close contacts of monkeypox cases with the highest risk of exposure should self-isolate for 21 days, latest government guidance says.

Only Fools And Horses star announces his lung cancer is ‘cured’

National News May 22, 2022 at 5:13 pm

British sitcom star Patrick Murray has said his lung cancer is “cured” and that a tumour discovered in his liver is “shrinking” in response to treatment.

‘You are not alone’: Boris Johnson pens open letter to children of Ukraine

National News May 22, 2022 at 3:24 pm

Boris Johnson has written an open letter to the children of Ukraine, praising them as role models for children and adults everywhere and telling them “we in the UK will never forget you”.

‘It’s crazy out there’: Closure of youth clubs across UK ‘pushing children to violence’

National News May 22, 2022 at 3:18 pm

A father who lost his son to a stabbing says the closing down of youth centres across the country is “pushing children to violence”.

Energy chief says any windfall tax should fall upon ‘those with the broadest shoulders’

National News May 22, 2022 at 2:38 pm

The boss of energy company E.ON has said any windfall tax in the UK should fall upon “those with the broadest shoulders” as consumers face a doubling in prices.

Man City hold off Liverpool to win Premier League title by a point on nail-biting final day

National News May 22, 2022 at 1:32 pm

Manchester City have held off Liverpool to win the Premier League by a single point after beating Aston Villa 3-2 on an enthralling final day.

Police investigate claims van driver ‘drove straight over’ family of ducklings crossing road

National News May 22, 2022 at 1:20 pm

Police are investigating claims that a van driver “crushed” three ducklings by mowing them down as they were crossing the road.

Victims of Manchester Arena terror attack remembered five years on

National News May 22, 2022 at 12:58 pm

Manchester has been remembering the 22 victims of the arena bombing five years on from the terrorist attack.

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National News May 22, 2022 at 12:47 pm