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 What the papers say – August 6

What the papers say – August 6

August 06, 2023 12:53 AM AEST | By PAMEDIA

Security threats, political rows and pressure on household finances dominate the front pages of the Sunday newspapers.

 King enjoys wee dram at Highland Games

King enjoys wee dram at Highland Games

August 05, 2023 09:50 PM AEST | By PAMEDIA

Charles, 74, visited the Mey Highland Games in the village of John O’Groats on Saturday

 Date set for hearing over demolition of spa at home of Captain Tom’s daughter

Date set for hearing over demolition of spa at home of Captain Tom’s...

August 05, 2023 09:11 PM AEST | By PAMEDIA

The hearing over the unauthorised spa pool block built at the home of Captain Sir Tom Moore’s daughter will take place on October 17.

 Nurse criticises emergency response to Yorkshire floods as Storm Antoni hits UK

Nurse criticises emergency response to Yorkshire floods as Storm Ant...

August 05, 2023 08:05 PM AEST | By PAMEDIA

Paul Jones-King said it has been the ‘second time in three years’ that his road has been subjected to flooding following heavy rainfall.

 Storm Antoni sees gusts of 78mph as fallen trees block 100 miles of railway

Storm Antoni sees gusts of 78mph as fallen trees block 100 miles of...

August 05, 2023 07:41 PM AEST | By PAMEDIA

Severe road and rail disruption was reported in the south west, the Met Office said, and about half a month’s worth of rain fell on parts of the UK.

 In Pictures: Storm Antoni batters UK as events are cancelled

In Pictures: Storm Antoni batters UK as events are cancelled

August 05, 2023 05:17 PM AEST | By PAMEDIA

The weather forced organisers of outdoor events to abandon their plans.

 Three arrested after cocaine worth 4.2 million euro seized in Cork

Three arrested after cocaine worth 4.2 million euro seized in Cork

August 05, 2023 04:33 PM AEST | By PAMEDIA

Two men in their 20s and one man in his 30s are being held at Cork Garda stations.

 Volunteers wanted to live on remote island and count seals for annual survey

Volunteers wanted to live on remote island and count seals for annua...

August 05, 2023 04:23 PM AEST | By PAMEDIA

Manx Wildlife Trust said they need two enthusiastic volunteers to conduct the 11-week survey.

 Police appeal after ‘various items’ left in park following Bournemouth murder

Police appeal after ‘various items’ left in park following Bournemou...

August 05, 2023 03:39 PM AEST | By PAMEDIA

They issued a new appeal following the death of a teenager in the town.

 Corbyn says he will ‘have a think’ about standing to be mayor of London

Corbyn says he will ‘have a think’ about standing to be mayor of Lon...

August 05, 2023 02:44 PM AEST | By PAMEDIA

Former Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn was speaking to an audience at the Edinburgh Fringe on Saturday.

 Rishi Sunak joined Taylor Swift-themed SoulCycle class in LA, says TikToker

Rishi Sunak joined Taylor Swift-themed SoulCycle class in LA, says T...

August 05, 2023 11:55 AM AEST | By PAMEDIA

A TikToker posted a video online saying she spotted Rishi Sunak at the end of her 7am Taylor Swift themed indoor cycling class in Santa Monica.

 Social media firms partner with law enforcement to tackle small boat crossings

Social media firms partner with law enforcement to tackle small boat...

August 05, 2023 11:35 AM AEST | By PAMEDIA

Rishi Sunak hopes the crackdown will remove promotional posts from people smugglers.

 Weather won’t stop us celebrating Brighton and Hove Pride, organisers say

Weather won’t stop us celebrating Brighton and Hove Pride, organiser...

August 05, 2023 11:31 AM AEST | By PAMEDIA

Organisers said ‘the show goes on’ despite travel disruption and stormy conditions.

 Eight people evacuated from Dublin homes after flooding caused by heavy rain

Eight people evacuated from Dublin homes after flooding caused by he...

August 05, 2023 11:09 AM AEST | By PAMEDIA

Heavy rain and strong winds hit parts of Ireland last night as Storm Antoni moved eastwards.

 Disbelief as Dublin homes hit by flooding after heavy rainfall

Disbelief as Dublin homes hit by flooding after heavy rainfall

August 05, 2023 11:09 AM AEST | By PAMEDIA

Eight people were evacuated from their homes using inflatable rescue sleds and one person was taken to hospital.

 Thousands of trees to be planted to mark King’s coronation

Thousands of trees to be planted to mark King’s coronation

August 05, 2023 10:38 AM AEST | By PAMEDIA

Applications for grants of £10,000 to £50,000 opened on Saturday for county, district and city councils in England.

 Danger to life warning as Storm Antoni hits parts of UK

Danger to life warning as Storm Antoni hits parts of UK

August 05, 2023 10:15 AM AEST | By PAMEDIA

An amber warning, which indicates flying debris is possible and could lead to injuries or danger to life, is in place until 7pm on Saturday.

 UK scouts begin arriving in Seoul after being evacuated from world jamboree

UK scouts begin arriving in Seoul after being evacuated from world j...

August 05, 2023 09:47 AM AEST | By PAMEDIA

Temperatures have risen to 35C at the World Scout Jamboree campsite near the south-western town of Buan, where more than 40,000 scouts are gathered.

 Ministers urged to ‘rocket boost’ fostering to alleviate shortage of carers

Ministers urged to ‘rocket boost’ fostering to alleviate shortage of...

August 05, 2023 08:20 AM AEST | By PAMEDIA

The UK needs 7,200 more foster families, according to the Fostering Network.

 Four arrests after teenager dies in Bournemouth town centre

Four arrests after teenager dies in Bournemouth town centre

August 05, 2023 07:04 AM AEST | By PAMEDIA

Police received a report just before 1.30am on Saturday morning that a man had been badly injured after a fight in the Lower Gardens area of the town.

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