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'The birds showed me'

10 September 2020
'The birds showed me'

A homeless bird watcher helped save an elderly woman from a burning flat block, and has been described by a resident as a 'guardian angel.'

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Food bank spending thousands to meet soaring demand

10 September 2020
Food bank spending thousands to meet soaring demand

A surge in food poverty has forced a charity to spend thousands on food to stop people from going hungry.

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'Schools will inevitably close again'

10 September 2020
'Schools will inevitably close again'

As pupils and teachers are asked to self isolate, we find out what could be in store for schools in the coming months.

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'Every patient should be able to say goodbye to their family'

08 September 2020
'Every patient should be able to say goodbye to their family'

A charity is helping hospice patients communicate with their loved ones by donating refurbished laptops and tablets.

Attack victim walks and talks thanks to medical app

07 September 2020
Attack victim walks and talks thanks to medical app

With the help of groundbreaking new medical technology, a man who was brutally attacked has made an incredible recovery in a matter of weeks.

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'They might go back into the closet'

06 September 2020
'They might go back into the closet'

Elderly gay and lesbian people are being encouraged to join new support groups to give them a safe space where they can access help.

Live: Trouble flares at Dover demo

05 September 2020
Live: Trouble flares at Dover demo

Tempers have flared in Dover during demonstrations over asylum seekers.

'Veterans will be rolling in their graves'

05 September 2020
'Veterans will be rolling in their graves'

Residents of Dover brace for what could be history repeating itself, as nationalists prepare to arrive as part of an anti-migration demonstration.

Amazon to hire hundreds of seasonal workers

03 September 2020
Amazon to hire hundreds of seasonal workers

The global retail giant is on the hunt for temporary employees to support the Christmas rush.

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Future of taxi firms thrown into doubt

02 September 2020
Future of taxi firms thrown into doubt

The manager of a taxi company is concerned that the industry is irreparably damaged, after business plummeted as the pandemic hit.

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'It's a slap in the face to brides'

01 September 2020
'It's a slap in the face to brides'

Couples who have had to postpone their weddings because of Covid guidelines have slammed a bank holiday party organised by a pub.

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Pub extends eat out discount

01 September 2020
Pub extends eat out discount

Owners of an eatery and bar offer discount to their customers for another fortnight, despite the fact they'll be losing money.

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'Some booked in for three weeks'

01 September 2020
'Some booked in for three weeks'

Diners have made the most of the government's Eat Out to Help Out scheme but it's come to an end.

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Record Store Day founder keeps shop closed on industry's biggest day

29 August 2020
Record Store Day founder keeps shop closed on industry's biggest day

As queues form outside vinyl shops for this year's Record Store Day, the man who brought it to the UK is keeping his doors closed.

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Breweries under threat, illegal rave crackdown and school term transport preparations

28 August 2020
Breweries under threat, illegal rave crackdown and school term transport preparations

Listen to the latest podcast for a round up of today's top stories.

Employers warned of work place Covid risk

27 August 2020
Employers warned of work place Covid risk

A professor is warning employers to make sure offices are Covid secure, despite the health secretary saying the risk of transmission is low.

Face coverings in schools, lorry smashes and cricket success

26 August 2020
Face coverings in schools, lorry smashes and cricket success

Listen to the latest podcast for a round up of today’s top stories.

‘I will make my pupils wear masks’

26 August 2020
‘I will make my pupils wear masks’

The founder of a multi-academy trust is making face masks mandatory in secondary schools, following another government U-turn.

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Head teacher confident school will be secure from virus

25 August 2020
Head teacher confident school will be secure from virus

A week before schools reopen, it is feared some parents won't send their children back because they are concerned they could catch coronavirus.

Teen given life sentence for murder

24 August 2020
Teen given life sentence for murder

A teenager has been given a life sentence after being found guilty for the murder of a man in Gillingham.

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