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Covid: London's Metropolitan Line closed after staff pinged by NHS app

17 July 2021 - 4:09pm
Control room staff on the Metropolitan Line are isolating after being sent alerts by the NHS app.

Blackpool councillor 'fat shamed' by MP over critical tweet

17 July 2021 - 2:38pm
A Blackpool councillor claims a comment one of the town's MPs made in reply to his tweet was "nasty".

Covid: Travel firms angry over France quarantine rule

17 July 2021 - 2:27pm
The continued need for travellers to quarantine on arrival in England and Wales is criticised.

Farne Islands: Puffins see visitors return after 18 months

17 July 2021 - 2:08pm
Tourists haven't been able to go to the Farne Islands for 18 months and it's changed the birds' behaviour.

Google Maps updates 'dangerous' Ben Nevis route

17 July 2021 - 12:11pm
The firm insists its map service did not direct walkers to a "potentially fatal" trail - but makes changes to avoid confusion.

First Covid case reported in Tokyo Olympic village

17 July 2021 - 10:54am
The chief of the Tokyo Olympics accepts athletes are "probably very worried", after a Games-related organiser became the first person to test positive for Covid-19 in the athletes' village.


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