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Tesco: People watching every penny to make ends meet

bbc - Wed, 10/05/2022 - 12:37
The UK's largest supermarket chain has announced a further boost to pay for its UK workers.

Chris Eubank Jr v Conor Benn: Tony Bellew shuts down Eubank '60%' claims

bbc - Wed, 10/05/2022 - 12:07
In his BBC Sport column, Tony Bellew says all the pressure is on Chris Eubank Jr in his fight against Conor Benn on Saturday night.

Ellie Goulding: 'I don't mind having fun on TikTok'

bbc - Wed, 10/05/2022 - 12:03
"The music industry definitely isn't the same as when I started out," Ellie tells Newsbeat.

Rugby World Cup: England's Simon Middleton on Yorkshire upbringing

bbc - Wed, 10/05/2022 - 11:59
Simon Middleton reflects on a hard-working, Yorkshire upbringing that led to him helping England make history.

Hans Niemann 'likely cheated' in more than 100 games, investigation finds

bbc - Wed, 10/05/2022 - 11:26
It is likely Hans Niemann has cheated "much more often" than he has acknowledged, an investigation finds.

Northampton teenage sisters highlighting diversity in children's books

bbc - Wed, 10/05/2022 - 11:25
Two teenage sisters are trying to highlight a wider diversity of characters in children's books.

Banksy kept under spare bed to go on display in Salford

bbc - Wed, 10/05/2022 - 11:24
The owner of Leopard and Barcode has kept it wrapped in a blanket under a bed for a decade.

St Bernadette: The religious relics drawing crowds across the country

bbc - Wed, 10/05/2022 - 11:22
A golden box featuring parts of St Bernadette is drawing thousands of people to cathedrals.

Chris Eubank Jr v Conor Benn: Eubank 'believes' legendary father will be in his corner for fight

bbc - Wed, 10/05/2022 - 11:17
Chris Eubank Jr says he "believes" his father Chris Eubank Sr will be one of his three corner men when he faces Conor Benn on Saturday but admits he isn't 100% sure.

Cost of living: The people using solar panels and turbines to reduce bills

bbc - Wed, 10/05/2022 - 11:14
Meet the people who are choosing alternative ways to heat their homes and keep their bills down.

Kadeena Cox: British Paralympic champion says people question her disability

bbc - Wed, 10/05/2022 - 11:09
Kadeena Cox says living with hidden disabilities can feel like "fighting a losing battle" because of negative reactions from people.

South Korea military apologises after failed missile launch sparks alarm

bbc - Wed, 10/05/2022 - 10:19
Social media posts showing what appeared to be an explosion caused some residents in Gangneung to panic.

Asteroid struck by Nasa probe leaves 10,000km trail

bbc - Wed, 10/05/2022 - 10:01
A telescope in Chile captures an image of a comet-like plume of debris behind the giant rock.

Police in England and Wales pledge to attend every home burglary

bbc - Wed, 10/05/2022 - 09:15
It follows a report which found victims of burglary were not being given the justice they deserve.

Angelina Jolie accuses Brad Pitt of abuse on private plane

bbc - Wed, 10/05/2022 - 07:08
Angelina Jolie says Brad Pitt grabbed her head and attacked two of their children, which he denies.

Eating within set times good for shift workers

bbc - Wed, 10/05/2022 - 06:11
Time-restricted eating reduced blood pressure and cholesterol in a study of US firefighters.

'Humble' worm saliva can break down tough plastic

bbc - Wed, 10/05/2022 - 06:10
Could the solution to plastic pollution be found inside the mouths of tiny wax worms?

COP27: Activists "baffled" that Coca-Cola will be sponsor

bbc - Wed, 10/05/2022 - 06:09
Climate activists say Egypt should reverse its decision because of Coca-Cola's plastic pollution.

More rail disruption as 9,000 train drivers strike

bbc - Wed, 10/05/2022 - 05:35
Aslef union members at 13 rail companies walk out on Wednesday in a row over pay and conditions.

Dussehra 2022: Celebrations take over India's streets

bbc - Wed, 10/05/2022 - 05:34
Celebrations are being held on a massive scale for the first time since the Covid-19 pandemic.