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Coronavirus: Premier League players should take a pay cut - Matt Hancock

1 hour 40 min ago
The "first thing" Premier League footballers can do is "take a pay cut and play their part" to help out during the coronavirus pandemic, says health secretary Matt Hancock.

Coronavirus: Matt Hancock sets aim of 100,000 tests a day by end of April

1 hour 45 min ago
Just over 10,000 people were tested in the UK on Wednesday, as coronavirus deaths rose to 2,921.

Clap for Carers: UK applauds the NHS and other key workers

1 hour 48 min ago
People clapped, banged pots and pans, and played the bagpipes to honour key workers battling the virus.

Coronavirus: Evening update

4 hours 20 min ago
Five things you need to know about the coronavirus outbreak this evening.

British champion Fitzgerald charged with three counts of assault

4 hours 47 min ago
British champion Scott Fitzgerald is charged with three counts of common assault and one of witness intimidation.

Jones should keep 'competitive edge', even if he does 'slightly cross line' on occasions

6 hours 22 min ago
RFU boss Bill Sweeney urges Eddie Jones to keep his "competitive edge", even if the England head coach does "slightly cross the line" on occasions.

Doctors face agonising care decisions

7 hours 17 min ago
Medics are told they will need to decide who gets the most critical care as coronavirus spreads

Coronavirus: Twin's warning after sister's Covid-19 death

7 hours 17 min ago
Caroline Saunby died from coronavirus after putting up with what she thought was tonsillitis.

Coronavirus: Paramedic 'emotional' as stranger buys food shop

7 hours 23 min ago
Applause from shoppers "made me feel special after a tough run of shifts", says David Tillyer.

Coronavirus: US jobless claims hit 6.6 million as virus spreads

7 hours 39 min ago
More than 6.6 million Americans filed for unemployment last week as the coronavirus spreads.

Eddie Large: Comedian dies aged 78 with coronavirus

7 hours 52 min ago
The peformer, who was 78, found fame as part of the double act Little and Large.

Coronavirus: Stranded pair 'don't know' when they will return

8 hours 5 min ago
The two Londoners have been stuck in an Argentine city since a coronavirus quarantine was imposed.

Newcastle Falcons promoted to Premiership

8 hours 8 min ago
Newcastle Falcons' promotion back to the Premiership is confirmed by the Rugby Football Union.

The racing driver turned PPE delivery man - how motorsport is helping coronavirus fight

8 hours 19 min ago
Formula E's Alex Sims is keeping sharp behind the wheel of his delivery van, as others in motorsport and cycling help to fight coronavirus.

Presenter chooses poetic tribute to NHS

8 hours 24 min ago
BBC presenter Sophie Raworth reads These Are The Hands by Michael Rosen.

Coronavirus: Spain sees record rise in unemployment amid lockdown

9 hours 1 min ago
The country imposed strict measures to fight the coronavirus, which has killed more than 10,000 there.

Don't send rainbow pictures to Nightingale hospital, NHS says

9 hours 21 min ago
Despite a social media shout-out for rainbow artwork, the NHS has asked people to share their pictures online only

Adam Schlesinger: Stacy’s Mom songwriter dies aged 52 with coronavirus

9 hours 35 min ago
Tom Hanks and Mark Ronson are among those paying tribute to the late Grammy-winner Adam Schlesinger.

Labour leadership ballot closes

10 hours 9 min ago
Either Rebecca Long-Bailey, Lisa Nandy or Sir Keir Starmer will be announced as leader on Saturday.

Aintree to donate 10,000 tickets to NHS for next year's Grand National festival

10 hours 27 min ago
Aintree donates 10,000 tickets for day one of next year's Grand National festival to NHS staff and carers on Merseyside.

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