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Why did all the Little Chefs disappear? (Fri, 12 Apr 2024 23:34:17 GMT)
At its height, Little Chef had 439 restaurants across the UK but just two decades later they were all gone.

Bates looking at Post Office private prosecutions (Sat, 13 Apr 2024 09:52:43 GMT)
Alan Bates, who has led a campaign for justice for decades, says he wants people to be held to account.

'Serious deficiencies' in Bank's economy forecasts (Fri, 12 Apr 2024 13:41:36 GMT)
Under-investment had led to a "complicated and unwieldy system" being used, a review has found.

GDP rises in February increasing hopes UK is out of recession (Fri, 12 Apr 2024 09:22:00 GMT)
The economy grew by 0.1%, official figures show, with the production sector providing the biggest boost.

Risk of no food or drink on some Gatwick flights (Fri, 12 Apr 2024 16:04:49 GMT)
No food or drink will be available on some Gatwick flights during strikes by catering contractors.

Firms warned to hold cash back for motor finance probe (Fri, 12 Apr 2024 10:41:07 GMT)
The financial watchdog has warned firms to ensure they have enough money for potential compensation.

UK food production at threat after extreme flooding (Thu, 11 Apr 2024 23:58:17 GMT)
Record-breaking rainfall leaves fields under water, threatening this year's harvest yield and quality.

Even in peaceful countries be ready for a siren blast (Thu, 11 Apr 2024 23:13:02 GMT)
All sorts of organisations have sirens ready for industrial accidents and other emergencies.

Postmistress jailed while pregnant rejects ex-Post Office boss' apology (Thu, 11 Apr 2024 16:31:38 GMT)
Seema Misra was pregnant when she was wrongly jailed after being prosecuted by the Post Office.

Government should counter misinformation on TikTok - MPs (Thu, 11 Apr 2024 23:08:02 GMT)
A committee says the government should be more relatable in its communications with the public.

Biden urged to ban China-made electric vehicles (Fri, 12 Apr 2024 06:31:59 GMT)
Senate Banking Committee chair called Chinese EVs an "existential threat" to the US motor industry.

Regulator fears big tech firms' power in AI market (Thu, 11 Apr 2024 15:23:32 GMT)
CMA points to "interconnected web" involving Google, Apple, Microsoft, Meta and Amazon.

The $2bn dirty-money case that rocked Singapore (Fri, 12 Apr 2024 06:13:38 GMT)
The sensational case saw 10 Chinese nationals charged for laundering profits from illegal businesses.

How AI is helping to prevent future power cuts (Wed, 10 Apr 2024 23:13:58 GMT)
Artificial intelligence software is being used to predict electricity demand and supply.

Boom times for US green energy as federal cash flows in (Mon, 08 Apr 2024 23:03:36 GMT)
The US government has directed unprecedented sums of money at green energy projects.

How an F1 simulator could save car firms 'millions' (Tue, 09 Apr 2024 05:01:29 GMT)
Engineers in a village near Bristol make the fastest-reacting car simulator in the world

Ibiza locals living in cars as party island sees rents soar (Sat, 06 Apr 2024 00:39:13 GMT)
"All the work you could want, but there isn't anywhere to live," say those struggling on the island.

BBC Entertainment & Arts News

How Zendaya perfected 'method dressing' (Fri, 12 Apr 2024 23:31:30 GMT)
Film stars have made fancy dress fashionable in their recent red carpet looks.

Doctor Who: Varada Sethu confirmed as new companion (Fri, 12 Apr 2024 19:38:59 GMT)
The actress is joining the show for Ncuti Gatwa's second series which will air in 2025.

Italian fashion designer Roberto Cavalli dies (Fri, 12 Apr 2024 20:20:54 GMT)
The designer, famed for his animal prints on leather and textiles, died at home in Florence.

BBC Russian journalist branded 'foreign agent' (Fri, 12 Apr 2024 22:34:23 GMT)
A leading science journalist - Asya Kazantseva - also gets the label used to silence Kremlin critics.

Sir Ian McKellen on taking role he always said no to (Fri, 12 Apr 2024 08:17:24 GMT)
The actor on taking on the role of Falstaff, the "ultimate gangster", in his latest West End play.

Everything you need to know ahead of the Oliviers (Fri, 12 Apr 2024 11:14:42 GMT)
Nicole Scherzinger, Sarah Jessica Parker and Sarah Snook are among the big names shortlisted.

Jon Richardson and Lucy Beaumont to divorce (Fri, 12 Apr 2024 14:42:17 GMT)
The couple, who are splitting after nine years, have starred in Meet The Richardsons since 2020.

Bluey producer confirms the series is returning (Fri, 12 Apr 2024 14:49:14 GMT)
Fans were concerned the show had ended but its producer tells the BBC it is "not the end".

Paxman: Parkinson's makes you wish you'd not been born (Fri, 12 Apr 2024 03:57:56 GMT)
The former University Challenge presenter delivers a list of recommendations to Downing Street.

Gormley's iron men take over Norfolk stately home (Fri, 12 Apr 2024 07:34:57 GMT)
Artist Sir Antony Gormley's Time Horizon installation features 100 life-size cast iron figures.

Baldur's Gate 3 wins big at Bafta Games Awards (Thu, 11 Apr 2024 21:21:27 GMT)
Super Mario Bros Wonder won two, while Star Wars Jedi: Survivor missed out despite six nominations.

Oasis release live track for Supersonic birthday (Fri, 12 Apr 2024 16:17:32 GMT)
The Manchester band played the Limelight in Belfast the night Definitely Maybe went to number one.

Ayckbourn dubs Scarborough 'my sort of town' (Fri, 12 Apr 2024 05:27:17 GMT)
The award-winning playwright Sir Alan Ayckbourn reflects on his career as he turns 85.

More acts announced for Reading and Leeds festivals (Thu, 11 Apr 2024 19:15:34 GMT)
R&B girl group Flo, singer-songwriter Teddy Swims and alternative rap trio Frozemode are performing.

Firm behind The Clangers reboot goes bust (Fri, 12 Apr 2024 10:05:37 GMT)
Factory Transmedia Ltd also made children's shows including Strange Hill High and Newzoids.

Gladiators, Deadpool and the Rock dominate CinemaCon (Fri, 12 Apr 2024 10:59:07 GMT)
The annual US cinema convention was once again held in Las Vegas with huge new releases teased.

Star Trek's Scotty played by a Scot for first time (Fri, 12 Apr 2024 05:13:36 GMT)
The famous Star Trek character is being played by a Scottish actor for the first time.

Sum 41's 'energy and attitude' inspires new bands (Fri, 12 Apr 2024 08:40:47 GMT)
Frontman Deryck Whibley tells BBC Newsbeat it's "really cool" to still influence bands after decades.

Stars say Fallout TV show brought games to life (Thu, 11 Apr 2024 14:59:56 GMT)
Two stars of Amazon's adaptation of the hit video game talk about recreating its apocalyptic world.

7 things we spotted in the trailer for Joker 2 (Wed, 10 Apr 2024 11:26:09 GMT)
Seven things we spotted in first trailer for the film sequel starring Lady Gaga and Joaquin Phoenix.

Closing the generation gap with dance (Sat, 06 Apr 2024 07:13:59 GMT)
Sadler’s Wells Company of Elders teams with the ground-breaking storytellers of ZooNation Youth Company.

Ed Gamble in the hot dog house over tour poster (Thu, 28 Mar 2024 13:42:20 GMT)
Comedian Ed Gamble swapped a hot dog for a cucumber in his posters on the London Underground.

Footage shows raids at Sean 'Diddy' Combs's properties (Mon, 25 Mar 2024 22:58:18 GMT)
US Homeland Security agents were seen entering the rap mogul's properties in Los Angeles and Miami.

Watch: An emotional farewell to the Hairy Bikers (Wed, 20 Mar 2024 12:36:37 GMT)
An emotional farewell to the Hairy Bikers, as the series ends weeks following the death of Dave Myers.

Snoop Dogg, Eminem and 50 Cent unite to honour Dr Dre (Wed, 20 Mar 2024 14:59:14 GMT)
The award-winning hip-hop producer was presented with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Tuesday.

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