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Rivals plan Fox News-style opinionated TV station in UK

Groups pitching to realized lust for alternative yield as trust in BBC falls Rival efforts is still under way to launch a Fox News-style opinionated current liaisons TV terminal in Britain to counter the BBC. One group is promising a report channel “distinctly different from the out-of-touch incumbents” and has …

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Chris Packham loses appeal against HS2 rail project

Environmentalists say the impact of the project will lead to irreversible damage The broadcaster Chris Packham has lost his case against HS2 in the court of appeal. Environmentalists say the high-speed rail project is leading to irreversible demolition of ancient habitats and woodlands. Continue reading … Read more: theguardian.com

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Revolt over easing of lockdown spreads as poll slump hits PM

Manchester mayor looses fury at Johnson plan, while public acceptance for government strategy plummets* Coronavirus- latest updates* See all our coronavirus coverage Boris Johnson was hit by a growing uprising over his strategy for easing the Covid-1 9 lockdown last-place darknes as committee presidents across the north of England joined …

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Coronavirus: 100 days that changed the world (part 1)

What began as a whodunit virus at a Chinese marketplace in December rapidly became a global crisis. The Guardian’s Michael Safi and Patrick Wintour recount the first 100 periods as coronavirus took include, upending the lives of billions of citizens On the last day of 2019, China announced it had …

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Storm Ciara hammers UK with hurricane-force winds and floods

Northern English townships inundated again as transport systems struggle to cope Hurricane-force gales and rainwater have rocked Britain’s transport network, leading to the cancellation of develops, flights and ferryings, and induced widespread flooding. Storm Ciara delivered heavy rain and gales of more than 80 mph, rendering glide debris potentially lethal …

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