Dame Vera Lynn mural goes up in Newham
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Dame Vera Lynn mural goes up in Newham
Alex Morgan, Carli Lloyd, Megan Rapinoe and their teammates clear favourites to win gold
‘Frankly, I’d be embarrassed’ said the New York congresswoman
Boris Johnson lifted the vast majority of the remaining Covid-19 restrictions in England on July 19, as the country moved to step four of its coronavirus lockdown roadmap. Every adult in the UK should have had the chance to have both doses of a coronavirus vaccine by mid-September, the Government said. The government has said it was not expecting work in offices to be completely back on July 19.
FASHION: The sexualisation of women’s bodies has been evident throughout Olympics history, <strong>Saman Javed</strong> discovers
Fellow actor Peter Egan calls for inflicting suffering on laboratory animals to be made illegal
Russian athletes are still present at Tokyo 2020, despite a ban for the country over a state-sponsored doping scheme
Freestyle swimmer needs three gold medals to tie Jenny Thompson’s Olympic record
Breaststroke specialist continues to dominate discipline five years on from triumph at Rio Olympics
In the oldest soap factory in Marseille, French artist Frederique Nalbandian sculpts her latest work. Fabrics soaked in paste are taken directly from the oven and assembled into a body reminiscent of a Greek deity.
Almost seven in 10 parents think their kid focuses better while learning remotely, new research indicates. Conducted by OnePoll in partnership with TutorMe, the study also compared parents' study habits to those of their kids.
Julie Hambleton was among those who met with Priti Patel on Wednesday.
Two gold medals will be awarded in 3x3 basketball at this summer’s Olympics, with eight male and eight female teams competing at the Aomi Urban Sports Park
This year’s summer Games are receiving record-low ratings and many viewer complaints
The NHS has given its top job to a “continuity candidate”, with the current deputy of the organisation set to assume the role. Amanda Pritchard, the first woman to run the health service, has worked for NHS England for two years as chief operating officer, and joined the health service almost 25 years ago. When Lord (then Sir Simon) Stevens announced plans to stand down earlier this year, officials embarked on a global search for his successor. One of the most controversial applicants was Barone
The SNP is facing demands to scrap face masks in schools, after government advisors suggested they were no longer needed. The Scottish Tories said that the widespread rollout of vaccinations to adults, as well as data suggesting virus rates were on the decline, meant that evidence now supported a “return to normality” in classrooms when the new school year began next month. Minutes of a government advisory group meeting on education last month show that there was “general agreement” among partic
Five Cuban generals dead in recent days – is the Covid spike to blame?. Observers fear pandemic could be responsible for deaths, adding intrigue to freedom protests taking place in Cuba and US
Pedro Castillo on Wednesday vowed to tackle what he said were persistent social divisions in Peru that dated back to colonial days as he was sworn in as the country's president, but pledged he would make no radical changes to the economy. In a speech shortly after he was inaugurated, Castillo, sporting his trademark wide-brimmed hat, struck a conciliatory tone for investors, saying he wanted the state-owned bank to compete with private lenders but that he would maintain economic "order and predi
People living on the street in Enfield said they are ‘proud’ of Charlotte Dujardin after she became Britain’s most-decorated female Olympian.
Ms Pritchard is to become the new head of the NHS in England.
Speaker’s response comes as the House reinstated a mask mandate