Morecambe asylum hotel short notice unacceptable, says council

Lancaster City Council says it was given under 24 hours notice that a hotel would house asylum seekers.
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Oxfordshire’s charging network for electric vehicles finished

The charging points have been put in at 20 council-owned car parks across Oxfordshire.

Duchess of Sussex: Meghan faced very real threats, says Met chief

The Duchess of Sussex faced disgusting threats while a serving royal, an outgoing Met Police boss says.
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Climate change: Wasted methane gas ‘a scandal’

Green Alliance says the high price of gas means fossil fuel companies should be capturing more of their methane emissions
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Climate change: Could centuries-old wheat help feed the planet?

Scientists are searching through a museum’s wheat collection to find the crop of the future.
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Sustainability: E-bike loans aim to tame Wales’ hilly towns

One family can now get both their children around on one bike instead of using a car.

Manston migrant’s death may have been caused by diphtheria

The centre was cleared of people last week after reports of overcrowding and disease.

Exmouth hotel to be used for asylum seekers, council says

The Home Office said an “unspecified” number of asylum seekers would arrive in Exmouth soon.

Manchester Arena attack: PM urged not to delay Martyn’s Law

The seven ex-Labour and Conservative home secretaries call on No 10 to enact the “strong measures”.

Ukrainian refugee can meet husband for first time in months

Yuliia, who managed to reach the UK, is planning to meet Max after being kept apart for months.