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17th February, 10:24
Manchester United great Harry Gregg dies aged 87
Former Manchester United and Northern Ireland goalkeeper Harry Gregg, a hero of the Munich air disaster, has died at the age of 87. His death was announced by the Harry Gregg Foundation on Monday morning..
17th February, 10:18
Lewis Capaldi reveals his thoughts on doing a Bond theme
Lewis Capaldi has said he would be up for doing the next James Bond theme if hes not "completely irrelevant" by then. The Scottish singer-songwriter also praised American star Billie Eilish, who recently released the theme for upcoming Bond adventure No Time To Die..
17th February, 10:01
Tory MP says government should not attack BBC
A Conservative MP has warned his own party against "picking a potentially unpopular fight" with the BBC. Huw Merriman warned the corporation "should not be a target" after reports suggested the Conservative party were considering widespread changes including scrapping the licence fee..
17th February, 08:29
Average price tag on a home now just 40 below all time high
The average price tag on a home is on the brink of reaching a new record high and now sits just Â£40 below its previous peak, according to a property website. Across Britain, the average asking price stood at Â£309,399 in February - up by 0.8%, or Â£2,589 month on month, Rightmove said..
17th February, 08:03
Steve Coogan says the super rich spin environmental issues for themselves
Steve Coogan has said that the super-rich are able to "spin environmental issues" to appear "wonderful". The actor, who plays the owner of a string of fast-fashion brands in the satirical film Greed based on Topshop billionaire Sir Philip Green, said that he does not understand how the business of clothing and its environmental impact has escaped scrutiny..
17th February, 07:59
Caprice walks the runway at London fashion week
Caprice Bourret returned to her modelling roots at London Fashion Week (LFW), weeks after she quit Dancing On Ice. The US star has not been on the catwalk in more than 10 years, but made her comeback on Sunday night at the Kolchagov Barba autumn/winter 2020 show - with her spokesperson saying she was trying to "move forward with strength and dignity"..
17th February, 07:11
Heathrow apologises for disruption caused by technical issues
Heathrow Airport has apologised for disruption caused by "technical issues". The west London hub said extra staff had been put on to help with directing people to their gates..
17th February, 07:07
Government not able to protect every household new minister claims
A minister has admitted the Government will not be able to protect every house from flooding after the country was hit by a second major storm within a week. New Environment Secretary George Eustice said the Government had not been caught off guard by the floods caused by Storm Dennis..
17th February, 07:02
Covid 19 death toll in China rises by 105
Mainland China has reported a slight upturn in new coronavirus cases but a lower daily death toll than 24 hours earlier. Chinese health authorities said there were 105 deaths from Covid-19 in the 24 hours to Monday morning, down from the 142 announced a day earlier..