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Genocide survivors urge Britons to show compassion for migrants ahead of Holocaust Memorial Day

National News January 25, 2022 at 8:39 am

Holocaust and genocide survivors who fled their countries to escape persecution are urging Britons to show the same compassion afforded to them to migrants crossing the English Channel.

Royal Mail to cut 700 jobs after Christmas deliveries hit by Omicron disruption

National News January 25, 2022 at 8:09 am

Royal Mail has announced plans to cut 700 managerial jobs in a bid to cut costs after a tough Christmas season disrupted by the Omicron variant.

Climate change threatening 22,500 UK ancient sites and buried treasures

National News January 25, 2022 at 7:37 am

About 22,500 sites of archaeological significance in the UK are under threat from climate change, British experts have warned.

PM’s birthday celebration involved people who were already working together – minister

National News January 25, 2022 at 7:26 am

A celebration in Downing Street on Boris Johnson’s birthday involved people who were already working together, the transport secretary has told Sky News.

Lucky fat genes can help protect obese people from certain diseases, new study suggests

National News January 25, 2022 at 3:59 am

Lucky fat genes can help protect obese people from certain diseases, a new study suggests.

PM to meet Cabinet amid growing threats of Russian invasion in Ukraine and more Downing Street party claims

National News January 24, 2022 at 11:57 pm

Boris Johnson is meeting his Cabinet amid the growing threat of war with President Putin in eastern Europe and more humiliating Downing Street party allegations at home.

MP’s claim she was sacked as a minister due to her Muslim faith ‘disturbing’, says Tory peer

National News January 24, 2022 at 8:44 pm

An MP’s claim that she was sacked as a minister because of her Muslim faith is “disturbing”, the former co-chair of the Conservative Party has said.

Ollie Palmer: Wrexham sign striker from AFC Wimbledon

BBC Wales Sport January 24, 2022 at 8:07 pm

Wrexham break their transfer record to sign striker Ollie Palmer from League One AFC Wimbledon.

PM had birthday party during first national lockdown, report claims

National News January 24, 2022 at 6:16 pm

Downing Street has disputed a report suggesting Boris Johnson held a birthday party inside Number 10 attended by up to 30 people during the first lockdown.

FGM victim applies for UK asylum for third time as she fears for her life if found by husband

National News January 24, 2022 at 5:48 pm

Virginia fled her country to escape her husband, who she says started abusing her after he joined a local gang, trying to force her to submit to Female Genital Mutilation (FGM).