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Civil service shake-up: Rewiring the government machine or blowing a fuse?

Can Dominic Cummings succeed in shaking up the way civil servants deliver on the PM's promises? go to Article >

Hemophilia and Queen Victoria

96 Days ago Entertainment Source: Royalmusingsblogspotcom.blogspot.com

"Our poor family seems to be persecuted by this awful disease, the worst I know." These are the words of Queen Victoria (1819-1901) who was referring to the hereditary disease hemophilia that affected – during her lifetime – her youngest son,... read more

Sir Keir Starmer involved in road collision with cyclist

0 Days ago Politics Source: Bbc.co.uk

Police are investigating the incident, which saw a cyclist taken to hospital. read more

Covid has thrived on racial discrimination, says Baroness Doreen Lawrence

0 Days ago Politics Source: Bbc.co.uk

Labour's review says ethnic minorities are "over-exposed" and have worse healthcare than white people. read more

Covid: More than 50 Tory MPs call for 'roadmap' out of lockdown

0 Days ago Politics Source: Bbc.co.uk

Northern areas hit hardest by Covid restrictions risk being "left behind", a letter to the PM warns. read more

US election 2020: What does it cost and who pays for it?

0 Days ago Politics Source: Bbc.co.uk

With presidential candidates spending billions of dollars to win, the world's most powerful job doesn't come cheap. read more

Free meals: North Devon MP Selaine Saxby urged to quit

0 Days ago Politics Source: Bbc.co.uk

Selaine Saxby says she "deeply regrets any offence which may have been caused" by her Facebook post. read more

The day the Commons came back from the Blitz

0 Days ago Politics Source: Bbc.co.uk

Rare archive footage shows the destruction of the House in 1941 and King George VI welcoming MPs back. read more

John Powley: Tributes paid following death of ex-Norwich MP

0 Days ago Politics Source: Bbc.co.uk

Colleagues say John Powley, who has died aged 84, was "tremendously hard-working". read more

Covid: Labour criticises reinstatement of VAT 'mask tax'

0 Days ago Politics Source: Bbc.co.uk

A temporary suspension of VAT on personal protective equipment is due to expire on 31 October. read more

Boris Johnson and Priti Patel 'should apologise for lawyer attacks'

1 Day ago Politics Source: Bbc.co.uk

More than 800 legal professionals accuse ministers of "hostility" which they say jeopardises safety. read more

School meals: Cabinet minister defends refusal to extend holiday scheme

1 Day ago Politics Source: Bbc.co.uk

Giving money to councils is the "right way" to support families in need, a cabinet minister says. read more