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image captionTime, please: Manchester bars shut for 28 days at 10pm on Thursday ahead of new restrictions
Stricter coronavirus rules are coming into force for nearly six million people in Britain on Friday.
Greater Manchester’s population of 2.8 million joined Liverpool City Region and Lancashire in England’s highest tier of restrictions at midnight.
And at 18:00 BST, the 3.1 million people in Wales will go into
a 17-day “firebreak” lockdown.
The UK recorded another…
British Airways big sell-off: Champagne flutes and trolleys – BBC News
The airline is selling thousands of items, including memorabilia from its retired 747 aircraft.
By Russell HottenBBC News
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image captionChina and glassware offered in First Class are up for grabs
Can’t think about what to buy your loved one for Christmas?
How about a British Airways drinks trolley? A First Class cabin bread basket or slippers, perhaps? Or even a hot towel (available cold)?
On Monday, the cash-strapped airline began selling off thousands of items of surplus stock, from champagne flutes to bedding.
Other items include an insulated box from a Boeing…
Recovery stalls as second lockdown batters services – live updates – Telegraph.co.uk
Another Monday, another vaccine-induced rally.
Good morning. The FTSE 100 is set to be buoyed by growing optimism over Covid-19 vaccines, and a potential Brexit trade deal which now looks within reach.
Later today, Boris Johnson is likely to announce England’s exit strategy from lockdown, which will include a tougher three tier system than before.
UK manufacturing and Services flash PMIs figures will also be released.
5 things to start your day
1) Call for release guidelines after shares spike on vaccine news: Pressure is growing for market-shifting data…
Kent borough has worst infection rate in England – Kent Online
A borough in Kent now has the highest coronavirus infection rate in the country after taking over from Hull.
A borough in Kent now has the highest coronavirus infection rate in England.
According to the latest government figures, Swale had 631.7 cases per 100,000 people in the week up to November 18 – that is higher than Hull, which was the country’s worst-affected place last week.
Swale now has the worst infection rate in England. Stock picture
It comes as an emergency meeting to address the high number of Covid-19 cases across Swale, which is made up of Sheppey,Sittingbourne and Faversham, is taking…
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