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Oxford is leading a new AI lung cancer research programme

Oxford leads a new national AI research programme to improve lung cancer screening. An Oxford-led artificial intelligence (AI) research programme is being implemented across 10 NHS sites in England, hoping…

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Happy 72nd Birthday to the NHS

Sunday 5 July 2020 is the 72nd anniversary of the founding of the NHS. When it comes to healthcare and our wellbeing as a nation, there’s no doubt that 2020 has…

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86% of parents of autistic children want more support

A survey of almost 450 UK parents and carers of autistic children finds that the majority felt a lack of government support during lockdown. Dr Chris Papadopoulos from Bedfordshire’s Institute…

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Police call for calm as pubs prepare to reopen

Police call for calm as pubs prepare to reopen Police forces across England have warned people not to risk swapping one lockdown for another as pubs across the county prepare…

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Leicester may face a further two weeks in lockdown

Leicester may face a further two weeks in lockdown Leicester may have remain in current lockdown measures for a further two weeks due to a rise in COVID-19 cases. This…

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Simpsons ends use of white actors to voice non-white characters

Simpsons ends use of white actors to voice non-white characters US animated comedy series The Simpsons are to end their use of white actors to voice non-white characters, the show’s…

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How to celebrate Armed Forces Day 2020

How to celebrate Armed Forces Day 2020 Happy Armed Forces Day 2020! Due to the impact of the coronavirus crisis and social distancing measures, Armed Forces Day celebrations are set…

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Non essential overseas travel permitted from 6 July

Plans to ditch mandatory 14 day quarantine for people arriving in the UK. Since 17 March 2020, the government has advised Brits against all unessential travel.  If overseas trips are…

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Stabbing in Glasgow city centre

Stabbing in Glasgow city centre A man has been shot dead by police after a stabbing attack at a hotel in Glasgow’s city centre. The attack has left a number…

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PM condemns people ‘taking liberties’

PM condemns people ‘taking liberties’ Prime Minister Boris Johnson has warned that coronavirus is still a threat, while condemning people ‘taking too many liberties’. After the PM announced further lockdown…

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