Brexit: EU has ‘serious concerns’ amid emergency talks with UK

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionMaros Sefcovic: “Let’s hear what Michael Gove will tell me this afternoon.” The EU says it has “serious concerns” about UK moves to override key parts of the Brexit divorce deal. EU official Maros Sefcovic was speaking ahead of emergency talks with …

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Tesco to trial drone delivery service

image copyrightManna Aero image captionManna’s drones can carry 4kg (9lb) A Tesco drone delivery trial will see small items dropped off at customers’ homes within 30 minutes of ordering. Based at Tesco’s Oranmore store, County Galway, the drones will deliver “small baskets” of goods to the local area. The drones, …

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Obituary: Dame Diana Rigg

Image copyright ABC Dame Diana Rigg enjoyed a long and distinguished acting career on stage, in film and on television. The range of her roles was enormous, from serious drama to high camp. She was the only Bond girl to get 007 to the altar. But for those of a …

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Flat in Kermit the Frog and Miss Piggy’s former HQ is for sale

Most people walking into this modern apartment block in London would see nothing but beautifully designed homes. But there are some hidden interior designer references in the entrance hallway that also pay homage to its unique TV history. In particular, the pink and green chairs found in the communal entrance …

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Winchester bus crash: School children seriously hurt

Three children have been seriously injured when their school bus hit a railway bridge. The double-decker’s roof was torn off in the crash in Wellhouse Lane, Winchester, shortly after 08:10 BST. Pupils from Henry Beaufort School “started screaming” when the roof fell on top of them, leaving a further 13 …

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Coronavirus in Scotland: What are the latest lockdown rules?

Image copyright PA Media The Scottish government has paused the next set of changes to the country’s lockdown rules and toughened some existing measures. The reopening of indoor soft play areas, theatres and live music venues has been delayed until at least 5 October, along with the resumption of indoor …

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