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'Ollerton 11' escapee pig family saved from slaughter

Fri, 18/06/2021 - 4:34pm
The sow, named Matilda, escaped from a farm and gave birth in woodland.

Sweden take huge step towards last 16 with win over Slovakia

Fri, 18/06/2021 - 4:16pm
Emil Forsberg's second-half penalty ensures Sweden take a huge step towards qualifying for the last 16 at Euro 2020 with victory against Slovakia in St Petersburg.

Euro 2020: Christian Eriksen portrait made with Rubik's cubes

Fri, 18/06/2021 - 4:01pm
David Wright uses 500 of the colourful 3D puzzlers to create a likeness of the Danish footballer.

Verstappen quickest in French Grand Prix second practice

Fri, 18/06/2021 - 3:55pm
Red Bull's Max Verstappen sets the pace ahead of the Mercedes cars of Valtteri Bottas and Lewis Hamilton in second practice at the French Grand Prix.

Bloomsbury staff must be vaccinated before office return

Fri, 18/06/2021 - 3:53pm
The Harry Potter publisher will require all staff to be vaccinated before they return to offices.

Covid: Italy to impose quarantine on UK travellers

Fri, 18/06/2021 - 3:27pm
The Italian government says UK travellers will also be required to have mandatory Covid tests.

What are the rules for weddings and can I hold a reception?

Fri, 18/06/2021 - 3:09pm
Restrictions on weddings have been eased across the UK - so how can you now celebrate?

Octopuses feel pain and need legal protection, say MPs

Fri, 18/06/2021 - 3:08pm
A report by a group of MPs says invertebrates are intelligent and should be added to welfare bill.

Covid: Should I be working from home or going back to the office?

Fri, 18/06/2021 - 2:45pm
As lockdown restrictions ease gradually across the UK, what are the rules about returning to work?

Howard Beckett drops out of Unite leadership contest

Fri, 18/06/2021 - 2:43pm
The union's assistant general secretary backs fellow left-winger in the race to succeed Len McCluskey.

Covid: Wales at start of third coronavirus wave, warns first minister

Fri, 18/06/2021 - 2:41pm
First minister says Wales' rates may be a few weeks behind England as he delays easing lockdown.

Download: 'Weird to get back to normality' for festival goers

Fri, 18/06/2021 - 2:18pm
Enter Shikari, and festival ticket holders talk about this weekend's 10,000 people event.

Foo Fighters to release disco album as the Dee Gees

Fri, 18/06/2021 - 2:16pm
Dave Grohl's band rename themselves the Dee Gees and cover five 1970s hits by the Gibb brothers.

England v Scotland: The fans who lost their Euro 2020 tickets

Fri, 18/06/2021 - 2:15pm
Some fans are having to make new plans after their tickets were cancelled.

Harry Richford: East Kent NHS Trust fined for failures over baby's death

Fri, 18/06/2021 - 2:01pm
Harry Richford died seven days after an emergency delivery in hospital in Margate.

Crocodile attack: 'I was beating on its snout'

Fri, 18/06/2021 - 1:39pm
Georgia Laurie speaks to the BBC about how she fought off the crocodile attacking her twin sister.

Chesham and Amersham by-election: Constituents react to result

Fri, 18/06/2021 - 1:38pm
Chesham and Amersham constituents share their thoughts on the Lib Dem victory.

UK Covid infections rise as Delta variant dominates

Fri, 18/06/2021 - 1:37pm
There is some regional variation in infection rates and some good news on vaccine efficacy.

Edwin Poots' short legacy will 'help his successor'

Fri, 18/06/2021 - 1:02pm
Legislating for the Irish language is out of the hands of the next DUP leader, but challenges remain.

Covid: What's the roadmap for lifting lockdown?

Fri, 18/06/2021 - 12:57pm
Coronavirus restrictions are staying in place because of concerns about the Delta variant.

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