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Unpaid child maintenance backlog in UK is £3.8bn

[ad_1] Image caption Laura Riley is among more than one million people in the UK who are owed child maintenance There is a UK backlog of more than £3.8bn in uncollected child maintenance payments, figures have revealed. The money is owed by non-resident parents and has built up over 23 years, with figures showing about […]

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Blair: Labour should reconsider Brexit stance

[ad_1] Image copyright PA Labour should be prepared to alter its stance on Brexit – and if necessary argue that Britain should stay inside the EU, Tony Blair has said. The former PM told the BBC’s Andrew Marr that Labour should change its position if the government delivers a Brexit deal the people do not […]

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Historical dramas 'limit UK black actors'

[ad_1] Image caption Thandie Newton said there are no roles in British dramas, like Call the Midwife, for black and ethnic minority actors Actress Thandie Newton has said she “can’t work” in the UK because there are no roles for black and minority ethnic actors in historical dramas. London-born Newton said the number of costume […]

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NHS facing 'mission impossible next year'

[ad_1] Image copyright PA NHS services in England are facing a “mission impossible” to meet the standards required by the government, health bosses say. The warning has been made by NHS Providers, which represents hospital, mental health and ambulance trusts. It said front-line services simply do not have enough money – and predicts longer waits […]

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Royals in Paris

[ad_1] It was the duke’s first official visit to the city where his mother, Diana, Princess of Wales, was killed in a car crash in 1997. The visit, dubbed by some of the local French press as a “Brexit charm offensive” did not include any official memorial events for Diana. [ad_2] Source link

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Ireland end England's Grand Slam bid

[ad_1] Six Nations 2017: Ireland 13-9 England highlights Six Nations: Ireland v England Ireland (10) 13 Try: Henderson Con: Sexton Pens: Sexton 2 England (3) 9 Pens: Farrell 3 Ireland wrecked England’s Grand Slam dream and ended their world record run of victories with a dramatic win at a rejoicing Aviva Stadium. The home side […]