‘Absolutely shocking’ 1,700 women MISSED breast cancer screening due to COMPUTER GLITCH | UK | News

A review of the Scottish Breast Screening Programme found some of the women, aged over 71, have been waiting up to three years for their final appointment. Health Secretary Jeane Freeman apologised to all those affected and accepted it would be a “worrying time” for the women involved. Cancer charities described it as a potentially “devastating error” and “absolutely shocking”. They also called for urgent action to prevent any further blunders. The delay meant 1,761 women were not invited for their final appointment by the time they had reached 71.…

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Brexit news: Dominic Raab SCOLDS John Lewis boss over EU exit complaints | UK | News

Figures released yesterday showed a 99 percent plunge in half-year profits for the John Lewis Partnership, which owns the Waitrose supermarket chain. His remark was the latest in a series of claims from company bosses that concern about Brexit has damaged trade. In a BBC radio interview, Mr Raab said: “I think it’s probably rather easy at this moment in time for any business that isn’t doing rather well to point to Brexit. “But let me just give you the facts – this week we’ve had economic growth accelerating, we’ve…

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Strictly Come Dancing 2018: Vick Hope in agony during Graziano Di Prima rehearsals | Celebrity News | Showbiz & TV

Vick and the Strictly Come Dancing professional, who is making his debut in the BBC One show this year, paused to tell fans about how their rehearsals for the ballroom competition had been going today. The post was shared on the official @bbcstrictly account this afternoon, in view of its 386,000 followers. In the video, the presenter started: “A little confession,” while Graziano chimed: “We have a really big problem.” The footage cut to show the pair rehearsing for the series – at which point Vick gave an update on…

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Brexit news: Farage predicts post-Brexit REBELLION from Hungary and Poland | UK | News

During the European Parliament plenary in Strasbourg on Wednesday, MEPs voted to trigger the Article 7 process against Hungary – threatening to strip the country of its voting rights. Article 7 is the EU’s punishment clause allowing it to discipline member states. Speaking in Strasbourg on Wednesday ahead of the crucial Article 7 vote, Brexit frontman Nigel Farage said: “You know, the increasing sovietisation of this project and the fact the countries like Poland and Hungary are now basically being treated under the old Brezhnev principle of limited sovereignty. “I think it…

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Protestor who ‘bullied’ Rees-Mogg’s children labels them ‘FAIR GAME’ in foul-mouthed rant | UK | News

‘Class War’ protester Ian Bone defended his vile actions on air today, after shocking video footage emerged of a protest where he yelled insults towards the arch-Brexiteer’s children and bizarrely ranted at their nanny Ms Vernonica Crook for refusing to reveal her pay. Speaking on Nick Ferrari’s LBC show, Mr Bone claimed that Mr Rees-Mogg had known about the protest for “weeks” and accused Mr Rees Mogg of purposefully brought them outside. “Jacob Rees Mogg knew about it, the Police knew about it. “Mr Mogg came out, and he engaged…

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London news: Manhunt for motorbike muggers who stole £10,000 engagement ring | UK | News

The first incident happened at a round 7.35pm on the evening of Saturday June 19 as the victim, a 27-year-old woman, was walking along Moscow Road in Bayswater. Detectives said she was followed a short distance by two men on a motorbike before one dismounted and followed her on foot into St Petersburg Place where he grabbed her around the neck and demanded that she give him her engagement ring. The thug, wearing a crash helmet, pulled the ring off her finger before getting on the back of the bike…

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