Body found in Amazon Rainforest during search for missing man from Merseyside

Body found in Amazon Rainforest during search for missing man from Merseyside

Two bodies have been found in the Amazon Rainforest as part of a search for missing Merseyside journalist, Dom Phillips. Mr Phillips, who grew up in Bebington, Wiral, had traveled to a remote part of the rainforest in western Brazil with indigenous expert Bruno Pereira. The two men were on a reporting trip for Mr … Read more

Britain’s biggest chain of GP surgeries accused of ‘profiteering’ | GPS

Britain’s biggest chain of GP surgeries accused of ‘profiteering’ |  GPS

Britain’s biggest chain of GP surgeries has been accused of putting profits before proper care by getting staff who are not fully qualified family doctors to assess patients. An investigation by the BBC’s Panorama program found that Operaose Health was using physician associates to undertake appointments because they are cheaper to employ than GPs. An … Read more

Man hid wife’s remains in septic tank for nearly 40 years, court told | UK news

An 89-year-old retired pig farmer who killed his wife so he could continue a long standing affair hid her remains in a septic tank for nearly 40 years, a court has heard. David Venables is on trial for the murder of his wife, Brenda Venables, whom he reported missing on 4 May 1982. Her remains … Read more

Rwanda deportation plan: First flight taking asylum seekers to African country can go ahead, says Court of Appeal | UK News

The Court of Appeal has ruled the first deportation flight taking asylum seekers to Rwanda can go ahead tomorrow. Rights campaigners appealed against a decision by a lower court last week to allow the flight to go ahead but the appeal court said it “cannot interfere” with the original decision. The flight is scheduled to … Read more

‘People need to go to jail’: Grenfell survivors speak out five years on | Grenfell Tower fire

Munira Mahmud, 38 Stay-at-home parent. Lived on the fifth floor Grenfell was a beautiful place to live. It was like we were one big house. My father-in-law had dementia; he would leave the building and my neighbors would bring him back. They’d call me and say: “Don’t worry, we’ve found him! We’ve given him a … Read more

Fury as government waters down post-Brexit food standards | Brexit

Animal welfare campaigners, food policy experts and farmers have reacted with fury after the government watered down post-Brexit trade deal standards in its food strategy, released on Monday. In a version of the strategy leaked to the Guardian on Fridaythe government committed to making it easier for countries to import goods if they have high … Read more

Fury as government waters down post-Brexit food standards | Brexit

Animal welfare campaigners, food policy experts and farmers have reacted with fury after the government watered down post-Brexit trade deal standards in its food strategy, released on Monday. In a version of the strategy leaked to the Guardian on Fridaythe government committed to making it easier for countries to import goods if they have high … Read more

Rwanda high court news: Torture victim to be deported as passengers ‘cut to 8’

‘No Rwanda’ protests staged at immigration removal center ahead of first deportation flight A victim of torture is still scheduled to be deported to Rwanda tomorrow despite the number of passengers being slimmed down by successful appeals, a barrister told the Court of Appeal today. Raza Hussain QC, representing two people at risk of removal … Read more

EU to take legal action over UK bill to rip up Northern Ireland protocol

Brussels is to launch legal action against the UK as early as Monday, on the publication of draft legislation to rip up large parts of the 2020 Brexit deal, EU officials say, as the two sides edge closer to a possible trade war. The officials said the European Commission would respond immediately to a British … Read more

Prince Andrew to miss Windsor Castle procession after ‘family decision’ | Prince Andrew

The Duke of York will not take part in the traditional Garter Day procession at Windsor Castle after a “family decision”, which will keep him once more from public view. While Prince Andrewas a garter knight, will attend the investiture of new members of the ancient order of chivalry, and the annual lunch, he will … Read more