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Tuesday 19 November 2013
Pace4Life say thousands of the life-saving devices are thrown away each year, when they could be used to treat patients in the developing world
Tuesday 12 November 2013
David Wicks (Michael French) was in particularly good form on EastEnders last night, delivering a masterclass in menace.
Tuesday 05 November 2013
Give your children an early lesson in values with this pick of educational and environmentally friendly playthings
Monday 14 October 2013
Which constituency does the great temple beneath the arch serve?
Friday 20 September 2013
After BBC anchor Simon McCoy picked up a pack of printer paper instead of his iPad, hordes of eager Apple fans fell into the same trap! D'oh!
Sunday 15 September 2013
Middle-class problems: Recycling
Thursday 22 August 2013
From walk-in wardrobes to guest bedrooms - 76 per cent of new students' parents have grand designs for their kids' rooms
Friday 16 August 2013
New homes should be built with storage areas for wheelie bins to end the scourge of “bin-blighted” streets in England, the Communities Secretary has said.
Homeless man dies from ‘catastrophic injuries’ after bin he was sleeping in is taken to recycling plant
Wednesday 14 August 2013
Ranjit Singh’s body was discovered among piles of rubbish
Friday 09 August 2013
The Week in Books
Lanterns are a 'threat to life': senior MP speaks out following the biggest fire ever seen at a West Midlands factory
Tuesday 02 July 2013
Calls for a ban on Chinese lanterns are made after one is understood to have started a fire causing £6million in damage
Monday 01 July 2013
As thousands of Glastonbury festival-goers pack up their tents today they will wade through fields of litter, not mud.
Sunday 23 June 2013
Plans by a Welsh council to restrict the amount of rubbish to be collected to two sacks per fortnight have provoked anger, with more than 1,000 people signing a petition opposing the limit.
Thursday 13 June 2013
Refuse and recycling workers at a Green Party controlled council will launch a week-long strike over pay tomorrow, causing collections to be suspended.
Sunday 02 June 2013
In the face of a seemingly never-ending recession, a group of Italian workers is attempting to reassume control of its own destiny by occupying the factory that laid them off – in order to start their own business.
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
Greece elections: Syriza and EU on collision course after election win for left-wing party
British Muslim school children suffering a backlash of abuse following Paris attacks
British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford faces execution by firing squad in Indonesia
9 reasons Greece's experiment with the radical left is doomed to failure
Liberal Democrat minister defends comments suggesting immigration causes pub closures
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- 5 Amal Clooney gives excellent answer to fashion question at European Court of Human Rights