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Newport County: Top scorer Dom Telford to miss game after Covid-19 positive

BBC Wales Sport December 6, 2021 at 11:06 am

Newport County will be without striker Dom Telford for at least Tuesday’s game against Sutton after the League Two top scorer contracted Covid-19.

Union loses court challenge over PM’s decision to back Patel over bullying claims

National News December 6, 2021 at 10:10 am

The FDA union has lost a High Court challenge over Boris Johnson’s decision to back Priti Patel following accusations that she bullied staff.

‘Change will not happen overnight’: Yorkshire CCC appoints Darren Gough as MD amid racism scandal

National News December 6, 2021 at 9:48 am

Former England and Yorkshire fast bowler Darren Gough has been appointed as the managing director of cricket for Yorkshire CCC on an interim basis.

Empty shelves threat as Tesco workers set for pre-Christmas strike action

National News December 6, 2021 at 8:55 am

Warehouse workers and and drivers at Tesco are to hold a series of strikes over pay which their trade union says could result in shortages in stores.

Minister denies government acted too late in bringing back pre-departure COVID tests

National News December 6, 2021 at 7:38 am

A minister has denied that the government acted too late in reintroducing travel restrictions after the discovery of the Omicron variant of COVID-19.

Investigation launched into ‘disrespectful’ trespassing at Manchester Arena memorial

National News December 6, 2021 at 6:48 am

An investigation is under way after trespassers were spotted on the future site of a memorial for the Manchester Arena terror attack victims.

Four working mums set to take on the Atlantic rowing challenge

BBC Wales Sport December 6, 2021 at 5:59 am

This Christmas will be one to remember for four working mums who will find themselves in the middle of the Atlantic ocean.

A free tree for every home in Wales – part of a £2m scheme to tackle climate change

National News December 6, 2021 at 4:09 am

Every household in Wales will be offered a free tree to plant – part of a scheme to tackle climate change.

Race to restore power to thousands of homes ahead of Storm Barra as anger grows over govt response

National News December 6, 2021 at 2:18 am

More than 3,000 homes are still without heating and hot water, some 10 days after Storm Arwen affected power supplies – and as a second major storm of the winter is set to batter the UK in the next 24 hours.

Tustin and Hughes ‘must never see light of day again’, says grandfather of six-year-old Arthur

National News December 6, 2021 at 12:47 am

The grandfather of Arthur Labinjo-Hughes has said that the couple behind his death “must never see the light of day again”.