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PM says face coverings ‘should be worn’ in shops

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionBoris Johnson says face masks have a “real value in confined spaces”. Boris Johnson has said people in England “should be wearing” face coverings inside shops to help prevent the spread of coronavirus. Ministers may confirm on Tuesday that face coverings will be compulsory inside shops in […]

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English Channel search operation after migrant crossings

Image copyright PA Media The UK coastguard is coordinating a search-and-rescue operation after several boats of migrants crossing from France were spotted in the Channel. Two Border Force vessels, the Dover lifeboat and a Coastguard aircraft are working alongside French authorities. It is thought up to 200 migrants tried to cross the Channel on Sunday. […]

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Bolton stabbing: Manhunt after 10-year-old boy attacked

Image copyright GoogleImage caption The boy was attacked in Bridgeman Street A 10-year-old boy has been stabbed in Bolton with a manhunt for his attacker under way, police say. The victim was knifed near Bridgeman Street in Great Lever. He has been taken to hospital for treatment, Greater Manchester Police said. A witness told the […]

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British IS prisoner ‘killed in Syria’

Image caption Ishak Mostefaoui is the first British IS-supporter to die in the custody of the Syrian Democratic Forces A British man who joined the Islamic State group in Syria has died while being held in prison in the country, the BBC has been told. One source said that Ishak Mostefaoui, originally from east London, […]