Orchards vanishing from the landscape, says National Trust

Scientific News BBC - Thu, 03/24/2022 - 03:50
Orchards are in big decline, with an area the size of the Isle of Wight lost since 1900, research finds.
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How many cases in your area?

Health News BBC - Wed, 03/23/2022 - 20:54
Explore the data on coronavirus in the UK and find out how many cases there are in your area.
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Climate change: Extreme weather warning systems for all 'in five years'

Scientific News BBC - Wed, 03/23/2022 - 16:27
The UN wants to ensure that everyone on the planet is covered by early warning systems by 2027.
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'I was shocked to find out I now have four kidneys'

Health News BBC - Wed, 03/23/2022 - 09:12
Transplant patient Stuart Middleton has both his kidneys - along with two he received from donors.
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Leicestershire boy with cerebral palsy learns to walk

Health News BBC - Wed, 03/23/2022 - 03:36
Five-year-old Joey is taking steps after a life-changing operation and months of physiotherapy.
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Lockdown: How residents of London's Corona Road coped

Health News BBC - Wed, 03/23/2022 - 03:25
Residents in one aptly named London street reflect on how their lives have changed over two years.
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Covid in Wales: Mask and isolation rules may be extended

Health News BBC - Tue, 03/22/2022 - 20:21
Rising case rates worry ministers, but it is not clear which rules may be kept beyond next Monday.
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No evidence Covid vaccines lead to young deaths - ONS

Health News BBC - Tue, 03/22/2022 - 19:18
The ONS says it can find no evidence Covid-19 vaccines are causing cardiac deaths in the young.
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What are the UK's remaining Covid restrictions?

Health News BBC - Tue, 03/22/2022 - 16:18
Almost all of the UK's Covid rules will have ended if Wales lifts restrictions as planned.
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New heart for Prestatyn man, 20, told there was no hope

Health News BBC - Tue, 03/22/2022 - 16:15
Brooklyn Peakman tells his mum it feels weird to feel his heart beating after months on a machine.
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Record numbers facing long waits at A&E in Scotland

Health News BBC - Tue, 03/22/2022 - 15:57
The latest weekly figures show 8,091 patients in Scotland were not seen in the four-hour target time.
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Cost of living: 'It feels like I'm being priced out of existence'

Health News BBC - Tue, 03/22/2022 - 15:42
Some disabled people say they are switching off their heating to cope with spiralling energy bills.
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Kaylea Titford: Newtown parents charged over her death

Health News BBC - Tue, 03/22/2022 - 15:32
Two parents are accused of allowing their disabled daughter to become morbidly obese.
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How to get a Covid test

Health News BBC - Tue, 03/22/2022 - 13:47
Most free Covid tests will soon be scrapped in England, but will remain in Scotland and Wales.
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Covid: Fewer stomach bugs recorded during UK's lockdown

Health News BBC - Tue, 03/22/2022 - 03:57
Food poisoning and gastroenteritis outbreaks halved in England, as people stayed at home.
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Covid hospital numbers in Scotland reach new peak

Health News BBC - Tue, 03/22/2022 - 00:03
A record 2,128 patients in Scotland have Covid-19, the highest number since the start of the pandemic.
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Dr Heather Steen seeks to be removed from medical register

Health News BBC - Mon, 03/21/2022 - 19:07
The family of Claire Roberts, who died in 1996, say it is essential to hear Dr Steen's evidence.
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OneWeb to fly on competitor SpaceX's rockets

Scientific News BBC - Mon, 03/21/2022 - 17:07
The London-based satellite internet firm turns to its US rival to get its spacecraft into orbit.
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Covid boosters: Who is being vaccinated?

Health News BBC - Mon, 03/21/2022 - 13:35
Over-75s and those with a weakened immune system will be offered an extra booster dose this spring.
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Climate change: 'Madness' to turn to fossil fuels because of Ukraine war

Scientific News BBC - Mon, 03/21/2022 - 12:33
UN Secretary General says climate goals are in danger if countries turn to coal because of Ukraine.
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