Fury at Scottish Government decision to hand £350m water contract to private firm based in ...
- A FURIOUS row has broken out after the Scottish Government awarded a £350million contract to supply water to schools and hospitals to a private company based in England.
Winners of St Albans and Harpenden Food and Drink Awards revealed as 2015 festival reaches ...
- St Albans Mayor Salih Gaygusuz proved he could whip up a tasty dish when he took to the stage for a cookery demonstration at the finale of this year’s St Albans Food ...
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Tenure: Enjoy It While It Lasts
- “With or without tenure, this anarchic madhouse called American higher education will never be supplanted by anybody else’s system,” says Sol Gittleman. Illustration: James Steinberg
GPs being paid to cut patient referrals
- In one case, Birmingham South Central CCG was offering practices more than £11,000 to reduce new outpatient attendances, follow-ups, A&E attendances and emergency admissions by 1%, compared with 2014/15.
Brother of former art thief found dead in Regent's Canal says 'he was clean of ...
- The family of a once-notorious art thief whose body was found in Regent’s Canal bound to a shopping trolley today spoke of their shock at the death of a “romantic free spirit”.
Man tries to open jet door at 30,000 ft, mistakes it for loo!
- A Scottish man tried to open a KLM plane’s door at 30,000 feet, mistaking it for the loo entrance. (Representative Photo)
Maryam Namazie: Secular activist barred from speaking at Warwick University over fears of 'inciting hatred' ...
- A prominent secularist and activist has been barred from speaking at a student union event due to fears her speech would “incite hatred” against Muslim students.
Pc David Phillips: We'll find your killer, Merseyside police colleagues vow
- Pc David Phillips, a neighbourhood patrol officer, died after being struck by a speeding stolen car in the Wallasey area
Rodgers Sacked: “Watch us mess this up now!”
- Neil Poole is a bag of adrenaline and nerves. He provides This is Anfield with his immediate reaction to the news that Brendan Rodgers has been sacked as the manager of Liverpool ...
This 'Game of Thrones' book passage may give a massive clue to Jon Snow's fate
- Warning: Literally every line after this one is riddled with Game of Thrones spoilers, so tread carefully if you're not up-to-date with the books and/or the TV show.
Brian Eno defends art at annual John Peel lecture
- The artist, who has worked with the likes of Roxy Music and David Bowie, said the arts were dismissed as a "luxury" and called for a rethink of culture at the event.
Nottinghamshire Police suspend officer over alleged 'racist' text messages
- Nottinghamshire Police have suspended a female officer accused of "gross misconduct" including sending racist text messages. The force, which is not naming the woman, has confirmed the...
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