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Coronavirus: Renters to be protected from eviction, PM says

Wed, 03/18/2020 - 15:43
The government had been urged to do more for families, workers and tenants affected by coronavirus.
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Coronavirus: Chelsea FC offers hotel to NHS staff

Wed, 03/18/2020 - 14:21
A hotel owned by the club will be offered to medics working in north-west London.
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Coronavirus: James Anderson says he is 'anxious' about the virus' impact on cricket

Wed, 03/18/2020 - 14:17
England bowler James Anderson says he is feeling "a bit anxious" because of the impact coronavirus could have on his professional and personal life.
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Rob Webber: Ex-England hooker to leave Sale for Jersey Reds coaching role

Wed, 03/18/2020 - 11:29
Sale’s ex-England hooker Rob Webber is to become forwards coach at Championship side Jersey Reds at the end of the season.
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The English Game: Netflix replays the birth of modern football

Wed, 03/18/2020 - 01:47
A period drama from Julian Fellowes recreates the birth of the beautiful game.
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Coronavirus: What are people doing to help bars and eateries during the outbreak?

Wed, 03/18/2020 - 01:43
People are being told avoid bars and cafes but customers are doing their bit to help firms survive.
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Coronavirus: Living in an empty Korean boarding school

Wed, 03/18/2020 - 00:44
Fifteen British people were working in a school in Jeju, now deserted amid coronavirus precautions.
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Coronavirus: How to help the rural elderly?

Wed, 03/18/2020 - 00:38
Coronavirus means many elderly people will be isolated in the countryside, far from their families.
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Coronavirus: How can we stay in virtual touch with older relatives?

Wed, 03/18/2020 - 00:26
Older people who may not already have video-calling devices are being told to avoid leaving home.
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Coronavirus: Sweeping emergency powers announced

Tue, 03/17/2020 - 21:52
Airports could be ordered to close and people detained on public health grounds under government plans.
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Coronavirus: What are shops doing about stockpiling?

Tue, 03/17/2020 - 21:15
As the virus continues to spread, some consumers are hoarding some products.
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Coronavirus: Greater Manchester buses, trams, and trains to be cut

Tue, 03/17/2020 - 19:25
Service frequency is to be reduced in line with falling passenger numbers.
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Coronavirus: Trial at Gloucester Crown Court abandoned

Tue, 03/17/2020 - 18:27
Barrister Ian Fenny dons white gloves as he asks a judge to halt proceedings as coronavirus spreads.
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Coronavirus: Premiership clubs eager to finish season in June

Tue, 03/17/2020 - 17:59
Premiership Rugby clubs have a "strong preference" to finish the season as planned in June, rather than abandon or extend it.
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Coronavirus: Championship clubs support finishing season after pandemic eases

Tue, 03/17/2020 - 17:43
Championship clubs unanimously back plans to finish the season when the coronavirus pandemic eases.
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Coronavirus: 'Premier League players can help lower league clubs', says Brian Laws

Tue, 03/17/2020 - 17:30
Ex-Premier League boss Brian Laws urges top-flight players to donate a month's wages to lower league clubs to help them avoid financial ruin.
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Manchester Arena bombing: Hashem Abedi guilty of 22 murders

Tue, 03/17/2020 - 17:23
Hashem Abedi is convicted of planning the suicide blast which left hundreds injured in May 2017.
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Coronavirus: England coach Shaun Wane cancels Old Trafford player meeting as part of precautions

Tue, 03/17/2020 - 17:00
England head coach Shaun Wane's player meeting at Old Trafford is cancelled, as part of the RFL's coronavirus precautions.
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Nissan: Sunderland plant suspends car production over coronavirus

Tue, 03/17/2020 - 16:41
The Sunderland factory employs 7,000 people and produces the Qashqai, Juke and electric LEAF models.
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Macclesfield Town: Six-point deduction reduced to four point penalty after appeal

Tue, 03/17/2020 - 16:30
Macclesfield's six-point deduction over non-payment of wages and failing to fulfil their fixture with Crewe is reduced to a four-point penalty.
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