Tag Archives: The Guardian

Jeremy Clarkson admitted to Mallorca hospital with pneumonia

Jeremy Clarkson Grand Tour presenter was on a family break on the Spanish island when he became ill <!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–><!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–> Jeremy Clarkson’s illness comes two months after Grand Tour co-host Richard Hammond was airlifted to hospital when his car burst into flames during filming. Photograph: Andy Rain/EPA Jeremy Clarkson Jeremy Clarkson admitted to Mallorca hospital with pneumonia ...

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Man dies after boat sinks off Shoreham, Sussex

UK news Lifeboats and helicopters helping in search for two others believed to have been on board as fourth man pulled from water alive <!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–><!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–> The search for the missing men continues. Their boat is thought to have left Brighton marina around midnight on Sunday. Photograph: Christopher Jones/Rex Features UK news Man dies after boat sinks ...

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New Zealand: thousands of bottles of allegedly fraudulent wine exported

New Zealand Ministry of Primary Industries brings landmark case against Southern Boundary Wines under 2003 wine act <!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–><!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–> It is alleged Southern Boundary Wines produced wine for their own brand and others which gave misleading information relating to vintage, variety and origin. Photograph: Fairfax Media/Fairfax Media via Getty Images New Zealand New Zealand: thousands of bottles ...

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Spice ban ‘puts prisoners and homeless at risk’ as street drug goes underground

UK news The Observer Public health services ‘overwhelmed’ by callouts to victims of the drug as fears grow that more dangerous compounds are becoming available <!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–><!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–> A man lies collapsed on the pavement in Manchester – use of spice is a problem among the homeless. Photograph: Joel Goodman/LNP/REX/Shutterstock UK news The Observer Spice ban ‘puts prisoners ...

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Sudden death of Edson Da Costa’s mother adds to pressure on IPCC

Police The Observer Manuela Araujo was tormented by grief and ‘questions’ over recent death of her son in east London following arrest by police <!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–><!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–> An early family portrait of Ginario Da Costa, Edson Da Costa and Manuela Araujo. Manuela died from grief on Thursday. Photograph: Courtesy of the Da Costa family Police The Observer Sudden ...

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Call for ‘body farm’ in UK to help police solve murder cases

Forensic science The Observer A facility for research into decay process in British conditions would help detectives find missing bodies <!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–><!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–> Forensic scientists believe research from ‘body farms’ could help with cases similar to that of the murder of British teenager, Milly Dowler. Photograph: Surrey Police/PA Forensic science The Observer Call for ‘body farm’ in UK ...

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Outrage at eviction company advert calling tenants ‘household pests’

Housing The Observer Campaigners say ‘shocking’ advert adds insult to injury for renters <!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–><!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–> The ad from the Midlands company that specialises in domestic repossessions. Photograph: Facebook Housing The Observer Outrage at eviction company advert calling tenants ‘household pests’ Campaigners say ‘shocking’ advert adds insult to injury for renters Housing rights campaigners have called for the ...

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Failure to reach Brexit deal ‘suicide’ for UK, says former EU chief

Brexit The Observer Romano Prodi, once Italian prime minister, says compromise on both sides is essential and that a second referendum would be almost impossible <!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–><!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–> Romano Prodi, once Italian prime minister, says compromise on both sides is essential and that a second referendum would be almost impossible Photograph: Dadi/AGF/REX/Shutterstock Brexit The Observer Failure to reach ...

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NHS trust sent cancer patient adverts for private clinic

NHS The Observer Terminally ill woman says adverts sent by St James’s in Leeds gave her the impression her NHS treatment was second class <!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–><!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–> St James’s University Hospital appears to have breached NHS guidelines by sending the leaflets. Photograph: Paul Barker/PA NHS The Observer NHS trust sent cancer patient adverts for private clinic Terminally ill ...

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Tax wealth or lose election, ex-May aide warns Tories

Conservatives The Observer Will Tanner, formerly a senior adviser to Theresa May, says support for ‘unbridled capitalism’ will cost Tories at the polls <!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–><!–[if IE 9]><![endif]–> Theresa May on the day after the election in June. Photograph: Ben Stansall/AFP/Getty Images Conservatives The Observer Tax wealth or lose election, ex-May aide warns Tories Will Tanner, formerly a senior adviser ...

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