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A tale of two very different Covid inquiries

In London, ministers have been in the spotlight whereas the Scottish inquiry has focused on the victims.

Sat Dec 9, 2023 04:07
Dorset: student died after allergic reaction at family pub lunch

Georgina Mansergh, 24, suffered a reaction to sesame seed oil in a mushroom risotto, an inquest heard.

Sat Dec 9, 2023 04:07
Five questions about Ofsted after the Ruth Perry inquest

The death of head teacher Ruth Perry has provoked a nationwide debate about the role of Ofsted.

Sat Dec 9, 2023 04:07
Tesco shoplifting pair went on £30k nationwide spree

Marian Oprescu and Alexandra Radu stole alcohol, cosmetics and washing detergent from stores.

Sat Dec 9, 2023 04:07
Storms unearth East Runton World War Two pillbox

The pillbox has been buried nearly roof-deep on a beach since the cliff it was on collapsed.

Sat Dec 9, 2023 03:47
Benjamin Zephaniah: The poet and performer in his own words

The writer on turning down an OBE, being dyslexic, the importance of being nice and never giving up.

Sat Dec 9, 2023 03:37

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