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Post Office card account changes explained

20 September 2021
Post Office card account changes explained

Post Office card account changes explained

20 September 2021

The arrangements for Post Office card accounts is changing for those on benefits or collecting a state pension. Here's the latest:


Vandals turn to baked beans in latest viral internet stunt

17 September 2021
Vandals turn to baked beans in latest viral internet stunt

Vandals turn to baked beans in latest viral internet stunt

17 September 2021

Yobs are turning to baked beans in the latest criminal craze to hit the internet and Tik Tok, prompting warnings from police and to dog owners.


The rarest 50p coins still in circulation revealed

16 September 2021
The rarest 50p coins still in circulation revealed

The rarest 50p coins still in circulation revealed

16 September 2021

Check your purses and piggy banks - Britain's rarest 50p coins still in circulation have been revealed, and some are quite valuable.


John Lewis to create thousands of Christmas jobs - with free food and drink among the perks

15 September 2021
John Lewis to create thousands of Christmas jobs - with free food and drink among the perks

John Lewis to create thousands of Christmas jobs - with free food and drink among the perks

15 September 2021

John Lewis is looking to recruit more than 7,000 people to festive job roles across the company, including at Waitrose supermarkets.


Universal Credit cut explained - as charities warn working families will be hit hardest

15 September 2021
Universal Credit cut explained - as charities warn working families will be hit hardest

Universal Credit cut explained - as charities warn working families will be hit hardest

15 September 2021

Working families may be left struggling to pay for food and heating when Universal Credit is cut. But what is the reduction and why is it happening?


6 easy ways to keep spiders out the house in mating season

13 September 2021
6 easy ways to keep spiders out the house in mating season

6 easy ways to keep spiders out the house in mating season

13 September 2021

It's spider mating season and thousands of arachnids are on the move. Here's six ways to keep them at bay using things you've got at home.


Sainsbury's and Argos to shut on Boxing Day

13 September 2021
Sainsbury's and Argos to shut on Boxing Day

Sainsbury's and Argos to shut on Boxing Day

13 September 2021

Supermarket Sainsbury's has confirmed it will keep closed all stores on Boxing Day, including its Argos branches, to give staff a festive break.


'Feeding your dog a slice of toast is like you eating two portions of fries'

13 September 2021
'Feeding your dog a slice of toast is like you eating two portions of fries'

'Feeding your dog a slice of toast is like you eating two portions of fries'

13 September 2021

People's desire to 'treat' their pets is partly to blame for the numbers of animals piling on the pounds in lockdown, says a leading animal charity.


Can the UK legally push back migrant boats in the English Channel?

13 September 2021
Can the UK legally push back migrant boats in the English Channel?

Can the UK legally push back migrant boats in the English Channel?

13 September 2021

Any attempt to push back migrant boats would endanger lives and be in breach of the law, say refugee groups, but the UK government disagrees.


Could the tone of your voice or way you cough suggest you've got Covid-19?

10 September 2021
Could the tone of your voice or way you cough suggest you've got Covid-19?

Could the tone of your voice or way you cough suggest you've got Covid-19?

10 September 2021

Talking and coughing sounds are being collected by NHS scientists investigating whether they may indicate someone has caught Covid-19.


Scout Association launches Squirrels for early years children

09 September 2021
Scout Association launches Squirrels for early years children

Scout Association launches Squirrels for early years children

09 September 2021

Children aged just four and five will now be able to join the Scout Association as it launches its first new group for 35 years.


One horse harmed each day over summer, says the RSPCA

08 September 2021
One horse harmed each day over summer, says the RSPCA

One horse harmed each day over summer, says the RSPCA

08 September 2021

One horse or pony is harmed deliberately on average each day during the summer months, according to the latest cruelty figures released by the RSPCA.


Waste water rules relaxed over chemical shortage caused by Brexit

08 September 2021
Waste water rules relaxed over chemical shortage caused by Brexit

Waste water rules relaxed over chemical shortage caused by Brexit

08 September 2021

Partially-treated waste water could be released into rivers and seas because of a chemical shortage caused by Brexit.


Devastating fall in girls' happiness warns Girlguiding UK

07 September 2021
Devastating fall in girls' happiness warns Girlguiding UK

Devastating fall in girls' happiness warns Girlguiding UK

07 September 2021

The happiness of girls continues to decline dramatically, says the well-respected charity, which is now insisting the government take action.


Are we facing an October firebreak lockdown?

07 September 2021
Are we facing an October firebreak lockdown?

Are we facing an October firebreak lockdown?

07 September 2021

With Covid cases rising could a short, sharp lockdown and longer half term break be needed? Reports suggest the government is considering it.


10 car makes and models that may not accept new E10 petrol

06 September 2021
10 car makes and models that may not accept new E10 petrol

10 car makes and models that may not accept new E10 petrol

06 September 2021

More than 600,000 vehicles aren't compatible with the UK's new E10 petrol. Here's 10 popular makes and models affected.


WhatsApp to send train journey updates

03 September 2021
WhatsApp to send train journey updates

WhatsApp to send train journey updates

03 September 2021

Train passengers can now get the latest service information sent straight to their mobile phones via WhatsApp.


What we know about Mu - the covid strain that may evade vaccines

03 September 2021
What we know about Mu - the covid strain that may evade vaccines

What we know about Mu - the covid strain that may evade vaccines

03 September 2021

Scientists have added a new covid variant to the World Health Organisation's watchlist over concerns it may evade people's existing immunity.


Royal Mint unveils new 50p Winnie the Pooh coin worth £1,000

02 September 2021
Royal Mint unveils new 50p Winnie the Pooh coin worth £1,000

Royal Mint unveils new 50p Winnie the Pooh coin worth £1,000

02 September 2021

A new 50p collectable coin featuring Winnie the Pooh and Friends has been unveiled by The Royal Mint, including one with a very hefty price tag.


20 things adults miss most about school days

02 September 2021
20 things adults miss most about school days

20 things adults miss most about school days

02 September 2021

From conker competitions and skipping to school milk and pink custard - these are the things we hold dear about our time in school.


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