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England: Country in north-west Europe, part of the United Kingdom
England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom. It shares land borders with Wales to its west and Scotland to its north. The Irish Sea lies northwest of England and the Celtic Sea to the southwest. England is separated from continental Europe by the North Sea to the east and the English Channel to the south. The country covers five-eighths of the island of Great Britain, which lies in the North Atlantic, and includes over 100 smaller islands, such as the Isles of Scilly and the Isle of Wight. It is the largest country of the British Isles.

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Sturgeon: England’s restrictions ‘will not be sufficient’ [Video]

Sturgeon: England’s restrictions ‘will not be sufficient’

First Minister of Scotland, Nicola Sturgeon, has said England's new Covid-19 restrictions by Boris Johnson “will not be sufficient to bring the R-rate down.” Sturgeon added that she will likely be..

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Warning over dire consequences of Covid and flu ‘co-infection’ [Video]

Warning over dire consequences of Covid and flu ‘co-infection’

People should “not be complacent” over flu, experts have said as new researchhas shown dire consequences of co-infection of flu and Covid -19. Thoseinfected with both flu and Covid-19 have a..

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Hancock announces childcare exemption for local lockdown areas [Video]

Hancock announces childcare exemption for local lockdown areas

Local lockdown restrictions in England will be eased to allow people to lookafter children or vulnerable adults from outside their household. HealthSecretary Matt Hancock acknowledged that such..

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Coronavirus: Areas in England with most new cases per 100,000 people [Video]

Coronavirus: Areas in England with most new cases per 100,000 people

Here is the latest update of the rolling seven-day rate of new cases ofCovid-19, showing the top five local authorities. In Bolton, 540 new caseswere recorded in the seven days to September 17 – the..

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Vallance and Whitty arrive ahead of Downing Street briefing [Video]

Vallance and Whitty arrive ahead of Downing Street briefing

The government's Chief Scientific Advisor Sir Patrick Vallance and Chief Medical Officer (CMO) for England Professor Chris Whitty have arrived at 10 Downing Street ahead of their televised briefing...

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£10,000 fines for breaching self-isolation rule [Video]

£10,000 fines for breaching self-isolation rule

A look at the new fines that come in on September 28 for breaching the ruleson self-isolating. People in England who refuse an order to self-isolate willface fines of up to £10,000, the Government has..

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UK: Endangered beaver making a comeback [Video]

UK: Endangered beaver making a comeback

An animal hunted to extinction in England 400 years ago is thriving in the county of Devon, while improving environmental conditions.

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Rayner: Shocking PM hasn't spoken to parties about lockdown [Video]

Rayner: Shocking PM hasn't spoken to parties about lockdown

Deputy Labour leader Angela Rayner says it is shocking Prime Minister Boris Johnson has not consulted with other parties throughout the Covid-19. The first ministers of Wales and Scotland, as well..

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Government could tighten national lockdown measures [Video]

Government could tighten national lockdown measures

Amid a rise in coronavirus cases in England, reports have emerged that theGovernment is considering a return to tighter national lockdown measures.Under a so-called “circuit break”, extra..

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Coronavirus pandemic: New restrictions for northeast England as virus cases surge [Video]

Coronavirus pandemic: New restrictions for northeast England as virus cases surge

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Covid-19 testing centre in Sunderland unstaffed [Video]

Covid-19 testing centre in Sunderland unstaffed

Dozens of people who booked a coronavirus test in England found an unstaffedsite on Thursday, while others faced long queues and were turned away as thesystem struggles to cope with soaring demand...

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Air bridges: Slovenia added to England's quarantine list [Video]

Air bridges: Slovenia added to England's quarantine list

A list of countries and territories in Europe from which people don't need toquarantine on arrival in England, as it's announced that arrivals fromSlovenia will have to quarantine for 14 days.

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New restrictions expected for North East amid rising Covid-19 cases [Video]

New restrictions expected for North East amid rising Covid-19 cases

The North East looks set to become the latest area in England to come underlocal restrictions as coronavirus cases rise. The restrictions will reportedlyapply to Newcastle, Northumberland, North..

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Eoin Morgan says England have addressed 'weakest' part of their game [Video]

Eoin Morgan says England have addressed 'weakest' part of their game

Captain Eoin Morgan refused to be downcast after England ended theirinternational summer with a rare one-day series defeat at the hands of rivalsAustralia, insisting the intensity of the battle will..

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Boris Johnson: Coronavirus is gaining ground [Video]

Boris Johnson: Coronavirus is gaining ground

Prime Minister Boris Johnson insists that the Government's 'rule of six'policy for group sizes in England is necessary as "the disease is gainingground and we have a very clear means to suppress it".

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Patel encourages public to report Covid rule breakers [Video]

Patel encourages public to report Covid rule breakers

Priti Patel has encouraged members of the public to report Covid-19 rule breakers as the ‘rule of six’ restrictions begin. People in England can no longer meet in groups of more than six people in..

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Gordon Ramsay is opening a Cooking School [Video]

Gordon Ramsay is opening a Cooking School

Ramsay is "super excited" about his new venture, the Gordon Ramsay Academy, which is due to open in Woking, Surrey, England, early next year.

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Police patrol as new ‘rule of six’ restrictions begin [Video]

Police patrol as new ‘rule of six’ restrictions begin

The 'rule of six' comes into effect today in England and Wales, banning social gatherings of more than six people in indoor and outdoor settings. Report by Browna. Like us on Facebook at..

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Eoin Morgan praises bowling unit after England beat Australia [Video]

Eoin Morgan praises bowling unit after England beat Australia

Eoin Morgan heaps praise on his bowling group after England's 24-run victoryagainst Australia in the second one-day international at Emirates OldTrafford.

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Sam Billings on having "mixed feelings" following England's defeat against Australia [Video]

Sam Billings on having "mixed feelings" following England's defeat against Australia

Sam Billings admits to having "mixed feelings" following England's defeatagainst Australia after his maiden international century offered England somehope.

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How does the new NHS contact tracing app work? [Video]

How does the new NHS contact tracing app work?

Businesses across England and Wales are being encouraged to download NHS Testand Trace QR codes to prepare for the launch of an official contact tracingapp. The app, which is currently being trialled..

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Study suggests optimal detection, treatment of cardiac risk could save millions of lives [Video]

Study suggests optimal detection, treatment of cardiac risk could save millions of lives

Nearly 3.5 million cases of heart disease and stroke could be prevented, and UKP 68 billion saved in health and social care costs over a period of 25 years, if every adult in England at high risk of..

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Covid: PM considering new restrictions amid second coronavirus wave

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