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'Purple Tuesday' to promote shopping access for disabled

'Purple Tuesday' to promote shopping access for disabled

Sky News has been given details about the UK's first ever accessible shopping day aimed at getting retailers to take all kinds of disability seriously.

Exam results stress relief tips on social media

Exam results stress relief tips on social media

With A level and GCSE results due in the next two weeks, mental health charities have teamed up with pop stars, TV personalities and social media influencers to help tackle exam result stress.

Researchers say new 'flow battery' could charge electric cars in seconds

Researchers say new 'flow battery' could charge electric cars in seconds

Electric cars could be charged up and ready to go within seconds, according to scientists developing a new type of energy storage system.

Victims of pension scammers lost an average £91,000, regulators say

Victims of pension scammers lost an average £91,000, regulators say

Fraudsters are scamming an average of £91,000 from victims of pension fraud, regulators have warned.

Rochdale mill fire forces residents to flee homes

A huge fire at a mill in Rochdale forced the evacuation of about 30 homes as firefighters battled to contain the blaze.

John Worboys: Black cab rapist questioned by police over new sex assault claims

Black cab rapist John Worboys is understood to have been questioned by police over fresh allegations of sexual assault.

Dozens injured as coach overturns on M25 in Kent

Forty-one people have been injured after a coach overturned on the M25 in Kent - with a baby boy born at the scene.

Turtle with plastic in stomach washes up on beach in Cornwall

Plastic has been found in the stomach of a leatherback turtle that washed up dead on a beach in Cornwall.

Labour MP Fiona Onasanya accused of lying about speeding to face trial

A Labour MP is to stand trial, accused of lying about who was behind the wheel of a speeding vehicle.

Wreath-laying row: Jeremy Corbyn hits back at Israeli leader Benjamin Netanyahu

Jeremy Corbyn has hit back at Benjamin Netanyahu after the Israeli prime minister criticised him for attending a Palestinian wreath-laying ceremony.

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