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What the sugar content in your muffin looks like

Some blueberry muffins sold by cafes and supermarkets contain more than the recommended daily intake of sugar for adults, according to analysis by Action on Sugar and the Obesity Health Alliance. Kawther Hashem from the…

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Significant fire in Glasgow city centre

Emergency services are dealing with a significant fire in Glasgow city centre. Fire crews were called to a blaze in Sauchiehall Street’s pedestrian area at about 08:25 on Thursday morning. Eight appliances were tackling the…


Fire closes pedestrian area in Glasgow city centre

Image copyright Gordy Porter Image caption Smoke from the fire can be seen across the city Emergency services are dealing with a significant fire in Glasgow city centre. Fire crews were called to a blaze…


Police not fooled by ‘plonker’s’ Del Boy driving licence

Image copyright Norfolk and Suffolk police dogs Image caption The Renault Megane driver’s licence stated they were only qualified to drive a three-wheeler car A “plonker” handed police a driving licence stating he was Del…


Retail sales grow faster than expected in February

Image copyright Getty Images Retail sales picked up in February after growing by 0.8% compared with January, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS). Growth, which beat analysts’ forecasts for a 0.4% rise, was…


‘Hero’ MP’s emotional defiance of terror attack

Tory MP Tobias Ellwood was called a “hero” after he was pictured giving first aid to PC Keith Palmer, one of the casualties of the Westminster Bridge Terror Attack. Mr Ellwood, a Conservative MP and…


Man Utd applies to establish women’s team

The only Premier League men’s side not to have a senior women’s team – Manchester United – has announced plans to form one. The Old Trafford club said the new professional team must be “built…


PM ‘must explain why’ France will make UK passports

Theresa May has been urged to visit the factory of a UK security firm and explain why a French company is taking over their contract to make British passports. De La Rue boss Martin Sutherland…


Post-Brexit passports to be made in France

Britain’s new post-Brexit blue passports will be made in France, according to the current British manufacturer. De La Rue boss Martin Sutherland said his firm had been told by the Home Office that it had…


Alleged Aberdeen hospital sex assault probed

An alleged sexual assault at an Aberdeen hospital is being investigated by police. The incident, involving a female patient, is said to have happened at the Royal Cornhill Hospital. The hospital treats patients with mental…


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