Residents in Grimsby are rising up against Channel 4’s attempts to cast them as the subjects of its next documentary series on the poor – a television genre that has been dubbed “poverty porn”.
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Thursday 18 March 2010
The Government's drugs advisers could recommend a ban on mephedrone within weeks following the deaths of two teenagers believed to have taken the drug.
Wednesday 17 March 2010
Police investigating the deaths of two teenagers believed to have taken the legal drug mephedrone today issued further warnings after a man was arrested in a separate incident.
Monday 08 March 2010
A hospital launched an investigation today after a newborn baby was given an overdose of a tuberculosis vaccine.
Wednesday 10 February 2010
One of the MPs being prosecuted over his expenses today claimed the Commons is treating him unfairly by suspending his "golden goodbye" until criminal proceedings are over.
Wednesday 10 February 2010
Neil Warnock: Simon talked me out of quitting – and despite our so-called crisis, I'm glad he did
Saturday 06 February 2010
Friday 05 February 2010
Director of Public Prosecutions Keir Starmer announced today that four parliamentarians will be prosecuted over expenses claims.
Wednesday 03 February 2010
Monday 25 January 2010
Sunday 24 January 2010
Stepping out alongside Manchester City's collection of millionaire athletes in the fourth round of the FA Cup this afternoon will be a surreal experience for Scunthorpe's players, though not a new one after their encounter in the Carling Cup earlier this season.
Saturday 23 January 2010
Friday 22 January 2010
Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini has sidestepped questions about the club becoming "the biggest and best in the world".
Wednesday 13 January 2010
Brian Laws is confident he can keep Burnley in the top flight following his surprise appointment as manager today.
Monday 11 January 2010
Nigel Clough has admitted that Derby's 4-1 home defeat by Scunthorpe represented a low point for his team and underlined the need to bring in new players. The visitors took a two-goal first-half lead thanks to strikes from Gary Hooper and Garry Thompson, but Kris Commons' deflected effort gave the Rams hope of a second-half comeback. Thompson then curled in from the edge of the area and Jonathan Forte bundled home a loose ball to extend Scunthorpe's lead.
Sunday 10 January 2010
Scottish independence: English people overwhelmingly want Scotland to stay in the UK
Isis threat: Cameron wants an alliance with Iran
Crisis? What crisis? A visiting US doctor gives the NHS a rave review
Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
Michael Brown shooting: Chaos erupts on the streets of Ferguson after autopsy shows teenager was shot six times – twice in the head
Scottish Independence Referendum: Salmond described as 'arrogant, ambitious and dishonest' by Scottish women
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