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# uk - Yesterday's News

Man charged with murdering nine-year-old Olivia Pratt-Korbel in Liverpool

Man charged with murdering nine-year-old Olivia Pratt-Korbel in Liverpool

15 hours ago 18,765 Views 0 Comments

Thomas Cashman, of West Derby, is accused of killing the youngster.

Thousands join march calling for Welsh independence
# Wales
# Wales

Thousands join march calling for Welsh independence

20 hours ago 14,842 Views 15 Comments

The rally was organised by All Under One Banner Cymru and Yes Cymru.

# uk - Friday 30 September, 2022

Man arrested on suspicion of murder of nine-year-old Olivia Pratt-Korbel in Liverpool
# UK
# UK

Man arrested on suspicion of murder of nine-year-old Olivia Pratt-Korbel in Liverpool

Fri 9:08 AM 12,653 Views 0 Comments

Olivia was fatally shot in the chest in her home in Liverpool on 22 August.

# uk - Wednesday 28 September, 2022

Bank of England launches emergency bond-buying action as UK borrowing costs soar

Bank of England launches emergency bond-buying action as UK borrowing costs soar

Updated Wed 1:29 PM 28,465 Views 14 Comments

It comes after the International Monetary Fund called on the UK government to ‘reevaluate’ its tax-cutting strategy.

# uk - Tuesday 27 September, 2022

Suspended British MP apologises for calling Tory chancellor 'superficially black'
# Labour
# Labour

Suspended British MP apologises for calling Tory chancellor 'superficially black'

Tue 9:45 PM 27,860 Views 12 Comments

Huq can be heard discussing Kwarteng’s elite school background, adding ‘You wouldn’t know he is black’.

# uk - Monday 26 September, 2022

UK Labour's Miliband mocks '19th century’ Jacob Rees-Mogg and accuses him of ‘climate denial’
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

UK Labour's Miliband mocks '19th century’ Jacob Rees-Mogg and accuses him of ‘climate denial’

Mon 3:11 PM 16,444 Views 5 Comments

Britain’s opposition climate change secretary criticised the Government’s decision to open the door for fracking.

UK Government to push on with tax cuts as pound hits all-time low against dollar
# Kwasi Kwarteng
# Kwasi Kwarteng

UK Government to push on with tax cuts as pound hits all-time low against dollar

Updated Mon 1:52 PM 39,640 Views 30 Comments

Neither Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng nor Liz Truss are currently expected to publicly address the major market shift.

# uk - Sunday 25 September, 2022

UK Labour's Starmer vows to reverse ‘wrongheaded’ cut to income tax for rich
# UK
# UK

UK Labour's Starmer vows to reverse ‘wrongheaded’ cut to income tax for rich

Sep 25th 2022, 11:41 AM 10,429 Views 10 Comments

Keir Starmer rejected the UK Government’s “trickle down” economics approach.

# uk - Saturday 24 September, 2022

Truss defends vast tax cuts will herald 'decade of dynamism' amid hostile reception
# UK
# UK

Truss defends vast tax cuts will herald 'decade of dynamism' amid hostile reception

Updated Sep 24th 2022, 7:16 PM 30,858 Views 23 Comments

British Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng unveiled the biggest programme of tax cuts for 50 years yesterday.

# uk - Tuesday 20 September, 2022

Sport to resume in UK on Tuesday after nation paused to pay tribute to Queen Elizabeth II
# Funeral
From The42
# Funeral

Sport to resume in UK on Tuesday after nation paused to pay tribute to Queen Elizabeth II

Sep 20th 2022, 8:28 AM 2,616 Views 1 Comment

Race meetings will resume and football will continue after sport paused for the Queen’s funeral on Monday.

# uk - Sunday 18 September, 2022

World leaders travel to London as queuers face 14-hour wait to see queen's coffin
# Royal Funeral
# Royal Funeral

World leaders travel to London as queuers face 14-hour wait to see queen's coffin

Updated Sep 18th 2022, 2:08 PM 24,068 Views 35 Comments

President Michael D Higgins and Taoiseach Micheál Martin paid their respects to the queen in London today.

# uk - Saturday 17 September, 2022

Queen Elizabeth's grandchildren mount vigil around coffin
# Queen Elizabeth
# Queen Elizabeth

Queen Elizabeth's grandchildren mount vigil around coffin

Updated Sep 17th 2022, 7:53 PM 121,736 Views 0 Comments

Prince William also shook hands with those in the lengthy line.

# uk - Friday 16 September, 2022

Waiting time in queue to see Queen Elizabeth lying in state reaches 24 hours
# London
# London

Waiting time in queue to see Queen Elizabeth lying in state reaches 24 hours

Updated Sep 16th 2022, 8:01 PM 46,864 Views 61 Comments

Earlier, people were urged not to join the line until at least 4pm today due to overwhelming demand.

Man ‘sexually assaulted two women in queue to see Queen Elizabeth's lying in state’, court told
# UK
# UK

Man ‘sexually assaulted two women in queue to see Queen Elizabeth's lying in state’, court told

Sep 16th 2022, 5:07 PM 38,151 Views 0 Comments

Adio Adeshine was charged with two counts of sexual assault and two counts of breaching a sexual harm prevention order.

Arrest warrant issued for Anthony Stokes as footballer fails to appear in UK court
# UK Courts
# UK Courts

Arrest warrant issued for Anthony Stokes as footballer fails to appear in UK court

Sep 16th 2022, 4:54 PM 43,771 Views 0 Comments

The former Celtic striker was expected at Hamilton Sheriff Court today for sentencing for stalking his ex-partner.

# uk - Thursday 15 September, 2022

Royal guard collapses next to Queen Elizabeth’s coffin on first night of lying in state
# London
# London

Royal guard collapses next to Queen Elizabeth’s coffin on first night of lying in state

Sep 15th 2022, 8:59 AM 73,985 Views 46 Comments

Soldiers in ceremonial uniform are maintaining a constant, 24-hour vigil around the queen’s coffin.

# uk - Wednesday 14 September, 2022

Crowds gather in London as queen's coffin to go on display
# UK
# UK

Crowds gather in London as queen's coffin to go on display

Updated Sep 14th 2022, 9:01 PM 34,506 Views 28 Comments

Members of the public have been paying their respects to the late monarch since 5pm this evening.

# uk - Monday 12 September, 2022

Premier League to resume this weekend, with three fixtures postponed
# Fixtures
From The42
# Fixtures

Premier League to resume this weekend, with three fixtures postponed

Updated Sep 12th 2022, 5:45 PM 48,268 Views 24 Comments

Football is set to restart in the UK.

# uk - Saturday 10 September, 2022

Charles formally declared British King as Elizabeth's funeral details released
# Royal Family
# Royal Family

Charles formally declared British King as Elizabeth's funeral details released

Updated Sep 10th 2022, 5:25 PM 85,670 Views 28 Comments

“I am deeply aware of this great inheritance and of the duties and heavy responsibilities of Sovereignty which have now passed to me.”

# uk - Friday 9 September, 2022

King Charles III arrives at Buckingham Palace ahead of address to British nation
# Elizabeth II
# Elizabeth II

King Charles III arrives at Buckingham Palace ahead of address to British nation

Updated Sep 9th 2022, 3:24 PM 71,122 Views 0 Comments
King Charles will be the new face on UK money and stamps but it could take years
# Changes
# Changes

King Charles will be the new face on UK money and stamps but it could take years

Sep 9th 2022, 1:35 PM 22,519 Views 10 Comments

Coins, banknotes and passports will be updated in Britain following the death of Queen Elizabeth.

'A watershed moment': British newspapers react to the death of Queen Elizabeth II
# Front Pages
# Front Pages

'A watershed moment': British newspapers react to the death of Queen Elizabeth II

Sep 9th 2022, 6:56 AM 34,753 Views 23 Comments

Numerous papers carry an image of the queen at her coronation on 2 June 1953.

# uk - Thursday 8 September, 2022

UK royal family gathers at Balmoral after death of Queen Elizabeth
# Health Concerns
# Health Concerns

UK royal family gathers at Balmoral after death of Queen Elizabeth

Updated Sep 8th 2022, 5:59 PM 141,482 Views 99 Comments
  • The queen's doctors are concerned for her health and have recommended she remains under medical supervision.
  • The monarch's close family have travelled to be with her in Scotland.
  • Prime Minister Liz Truss has said "the whole country will be deeply concerned by the news".

# uk - Wednesday 7 September, 2022

From student Lib Dem to Tory PM: What you need to know about Liz Truss
# Trussed Up
# Trussed Up

From student Lib Dem to Tory PM: What you need to know about Liz Truss

Sep 7th 2022, 12:05 AM 16,842 Views 8 Comments
  • Liz Truss has officially taken up the mantle as the UK's new prime minister.
  • Here's a look at her history, her relationship with Ireland and the policies she promised during her campaign, Lauren Boland reports.

# uk - Tuesday 6 September, 2022

As it happened: Liz Truss rewards allies in cabinet reshuffle following first speech as UK PM
Live Sep 6th 2022, 9:29 PM

As it happened: Liz Truss rewards allies in cabinet reshuffle following first speech as UK PM

# uk - Friday 2 September, 2022

New monkeypox strain identified in UK, health officials say risk to public is 'very low'
# West Africa
# West Africa

New monkeypox strain identified in UK, health officials say risk to public is 'very low'

Sep 2nd 2022, 6:23 PM 10,870 Views 3 Comments

Contact tracing is being conducted to establish if there are any further linked cases.

Wayne Couzens appears in London court over two allegations of flashing
# UK
# UK

Wayne Couzens appears in London court over two allegations of flashing

Updated Sep 2nd 2022, 11:08 AM 34,044 Views 0 Comments

The 49-year-old offered no indication of plea.

Minister and No 10 aide face accusations of sexual misconduct
# Downing Street
# Downing Street

Minister and No 10 aide face accusations of sexual misconduct

Sep 2nd 2022, 7:04 AM 18,508 Views 0 Comments

Sky News has reported the allegations of two women.

# uk - Thursday 1 September, 2022

HPSC investigating child hepatitis cases with unknown causes
# Liver
# Liver

HPSC investigating child hepatitis cases with unknown causes

Sep 1st 2022, 5:42 PM 10,804 Views 3 Comments

Since October two of the 28 probable hepatitis cases have resulted in liver transplants and one child has died.

# uk - Wednesday 31 August, 2022

Trudeau promises to investigate whether Canadian agent trafficked Shamima Begun to Syria
# Isis
# Isis

Trudeau promises to investigate whether Canadian agent trafficked Shamima Begun to Syria

Aug 31st 2022, 9:37 PM 18,096 Views 11 Comments

Begun is now 23 and living in a displacement camp in northern Syria after she was stripped of her UK citizenship.

# uk - Tuesday 30 August, 2022

Boris Johnson evades questions when asked about potential return to politics
# Comeback Kid
# Comeback Kid

Boris Johnson evades questions when asked about potential return to politics

Aug 30th 2022, 6:02 PM 15,731 Views 10 Comments

A Tory former leadership rival and critic of the Prime Minister has warned Boris Johnson could try and make a comeback.

Man stabbed to death at Notting Hill Carnival named as rapper TKorStretch
# London
# London

Man stabbed to death at Notting Hill Carnival named as rapper TKorStretch

Updated Aug 30th 2022, 12:45 PM 31,016 Views 0 Comments

The 21-year-old, from Bristol,was confirmed as the victim by his manager, Chris Patrick, this morning.

# uk - Saturday 27 August, 2022

Olivia Pratt-Korbel murder: Police reissue appeal for information as two suspects bailed
# Liverpool
# Liverpool

Olivia Pratt-Korbel murder: Police reissue appeal for information as two suspects bailed

Updated Aug 27th 2022, 5:40 PM 17,855 Views 0 Comments

Olivia Pratt-Korbel was shot on Monday night after a gunman chased his intended target.

Car owned by Princess Diana sells for £650,000
# UK
# UK

Car owned by Princess Diana sells for £650,000

Aug 27th 2022, 4:08 PM 40,590 Views 22 Comments

The black Ford Escort RS Turbo was owned by Diana from 1985 to 1988.

UK sends minehunter drones to Ukraine to clear way for grain exports
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

UK sends minehunter drones to Ukraine to clear way for grain exports

Aug 27th 2022, 2:50 PM 12,453 Views 12 Comments

British Defence Secretary Ben Wallace said Russia’s “cynical attempts to hold the world’s food supply to ransom” must not succeed.

# uk - Thursday 25 August, 2022

EU to examine complaints of UK dumping sewage into sea
# Sea Sick
# Sea Sick

EU to examine complaints of UK dumping sewage into sea

Aug 25th 2022, 3:13 PM 13,999 Views 4 Comments

Waters around France, Ireland, Belgium, the Netherlands and Denmark could be impacted.

# uk - Wednesday 24 August, 2022

Rishi Sunak calls Liz Truss' economic policies ‘complacent’ in penultimate campaign week
# Election
# Election

Rishi Sunak calls Liz Truss' economic policies ‘complacent’ in penultimate campaign week

Aug 24th 2022, 9:55 PM 9,583 Views 10 Comments

Sunak and Truss are the two final candidates for the leadership of the UK’s Conservative Party.

# uk - Saturday 20 August, 2022

DCI Banks star to appear in court charged with inflicting grievous bodily harm
# Stephen Tompkinson
# Stephen Tompkinson

DCI Banks star to appear in court charged with inflicting grievous bodily harm

Aug 20th 2022, 5:31 PM 58,284 Views 0 Comments

The actor, who starred as the detective for six years until 2016, denies the charge.

UK hit by another rail stoppage as summer of strikes continues
# RMT
# RMT

UK hit by another rail stoppage as summer of strikes continues

Aug 20th 2022, 12:31 PM 9,535 Views 7 Comments

Sunday morning train services will also be affected due to the knock-on effect today’s walkout.

P&O Ferries to avoid criminal charges over sacking 800 staff

P&O Ferries to avoid criminal charges over sacking 800 staff

Aug 20th 2022, 10:48 AM 22,176 Views 21 Comments

The Dubai-owned company drew widespread condemnation after telling 786 employees in a videocall that they would lose their jobs with immediate effect.

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