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Premiership & Championship rugby union clubs to return to training

Tue, 02/06/2020 - 11:14am
Premiership and Championship clubs are allowed to return to non-contact, socially-distanced training.

The Infinite Monkey Cage: BBC radio show trials virtual audience

Tue, 02/06/2020 - 11:03am
Comedy series The Infinite Monkey Cage records its first episode with a live audience at home.

George Floyd death: TV, radio and music industries mark 'Blackout Tuesday'

Tue, 02/06/2020 - 10:45am
Broadcasters and the music industry reflect on the death of George Floyd in police custody last week.

Coronavirus: RSC calls off 2020 performances and events

Tue, 02/06/2020 - 10:41am
The theatre company makes the "difficult decision" due to continuing social distancing rules.

Bundesliga: Timor Werner scores 25th goal of season for RB Leipzig in 4-2 win over Cologne

Tue, 02/06/2020 - 10:27am
Timo Werner scores his 25th goal of the season in RB Leipzig's 4-2 won against Cologne in the first Bundesliga game to be played in June since 1995.

Mayweather offers to cover Floyd funeral costs

Tue, 02/06/2020 - 10:23am
Former world champion Floyd Mayweather offers to pay the funeral costs of George Floyd, who died while being restrained by Minneapolis police.

Coronavirus: Deaths at lowest level since March

Tue, 02/06/2020 - 10:21am
Over 2,500 deaths linked to virus in most recent week, but overall fatalities still higher than normal.

Coronavirus: What might swimming pools be like after lockdown?

Tue, 02/06/2020 - 10:19am
Swimmers might have to arrive in their costumes, with limits on how many people can go in at a time.

Formula 1 season to start with eight races in Europe

Tue, 02/06/2020 - 10:09am
The 2020 Formula 1 season will start in Austria on 5 July, the first of a run of eight races in Europe.

Footballers should 'take a knee', says Kick It Out chair

Tue, 02/06/2020 - 9:57am
Kick It Out chairman Sanjay Bhandari says footballers should "feel free" to protest over the death of George Floyd and "should take a knee".

House prices see largest monthly fall for 11 years, says Nationwide

Tue, 02/06/2020 - 8:29am
The Nationwide says house prices fell 1.7% in May as the coronavirus crisis hit market activity.

Skateboarder Brown, 11, 'lucky to be alive' after horrific training fall

Tue, 02/06/2020 - 8:18am
British skateboarder Sky Brown is "lucky to be alive" after a horrific fall from a ramp during training last week.

Costello & Bunce podcast: What does the future hold for Britain’s seven world champions?

Tue, 02/06/2020 - 8:02am
Mike Costello and Steve Bunce discuss what the future holds for Britain's seven world champions as boxing prepares for its return.

Coco, Marley and Me, and more movies to make you cry hard

Tue, 02/06/2020 - 7:27am
A critic asked Twitter users for their top tear-jerking films, and was overwhelmed by the response.

Coronavirus: Quarantine plan, NI hotels and Commons 'deadlock'

Tue, 02/06/2020 - 7:15am
Five things you need to know about the coronavirus outbreak this morning.

I have missed football so much it's unbelievable - Klopp

Tue, 02/06/2020 - 6:03am
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp tells BBC Radio 5 Live he is "really happy to be back" to watch his "wonderful football team again".

Hussain Manawer's poem in tribute to coronavirus victims

Tue, 02/06/2020 - 6:00am
BBC Breakfast commissioned poet Hussain Manawer to mark three months since the first UK coronavirus death.

Climate change: older trees loss continue around the world

Tue, 02/06/2020 - 5:44am
Every six seconds in 2019 the world lost an area of primary forest the size of a football pitch, a study says.

George Floyd death: Trump threatens to send in troops to end unrest

Tue, 02/06/2020 - 5:20am
As the president spoke at the White House, police cleared protesters from a nearby park with tear gas.

Coronavirus: Ministers 'looking at ways to relax travel quarantine rule'

Tue, 02/06/2020 - 3:36am
It comes after some MPs criticised the government's plan to quarantine people coming to the UK for 14 days.

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