London fire: Kensington council chief quits over Grenfell tragedy

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The chief executive of Kensington and Chelsea council has resigned amid criticism over the borough’s response to the Grenfell Tower fire. Nicholas Holgate said Local Government Secretary Sajid Javid had... Read More

Worries over care home fees and funding

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Care homes may be charging families for extended periods after a resident has died as well as large upfront fees, a competition inquiry has revealed. The concerns emerged from the... Read More

Mars recalls chocolates over salmonella fear

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Chocolate maker Mars is recalling some bars of Galaxy, Maltesers Teasers and bags of Minstrels due to the “potential presence of salmonella”. Mars said the products, for sale in the... Read More

South Thanet Tory candidate Craig Mackinlay charged over expenses

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The Conservative candidate for South Thanet has been charged with allegedly overspending in the 2015 General Election campaign. Craig Mackinlay, who is running again on 8 June, stands accused under... Read More

Ticketmaster asks fans for 'patience' over Manchester gig

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Ticketmaster has asked for fans to be patient as it works through the applications for One Love Manchester. Ariana Grande, Little Mix and Justin Bieber are among the stars at... Read More

BBC debate: Rivals attack Theresa May over absence

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Media playback is unsupported on your device Theresa May’s political rivals lined up to criticise her for not taking part in a seven-way general election debate. She was accused of... Read More

Jeremy Corbyn struggles over cost of childcare policy

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Media playback is unsupported on your device Jeremy Corbyn was unable to put a cost on Labour’s plan for free childcare for 1.3m youngsters during an interview with BBC Radio... Read More

BA boss 'won't resign' over flight chaos

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Media playback is unsupported on your device BA chief executive Alex Cruz says he will not resign and that flight disruption had nothing to do with cutting costs. He told... Read More