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Billy Vunipola, Danny Care return to start for England vs Australia in first Test, live on Sky Sports

England’s Eddie Jones brings No 8 Billy Vunipola and scrum-half Danny Care back after prolonged absences, as duo start vs Australia on Saturday, live on Sky Sports Action from 10.15am (10.55am KO); Owen Farrell starts at centre alongside fly-half Marcus Smith; Courtney Lawes captain By Michael Cantillon Last Updated: 30/06/22 8:47am Danny Care has been […]

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Automotive

European Union agrees to ban the sale of petrol and diesel cars by 2035

On June 8, Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) voted to ban sales of new petrol and diesel cars from 2035. This was seen as a major win for environmentalists, with one calling it a “real success for industry and climate”. Of a total of 612 votes, 339 were in favour of the proposals, while […]

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UK

Firefighter union threatens to strike after receiving ‘insulting’ pay increase offer

TalkTV: Piers Morgan calls strikes ‘opportunism’ The Fire Brigades Union is recommending members reject a 2 per cent pay offer. The FBU claims that, between 2009 and 2021, members’ real pay has been cut by 12 per cent, or nearly £4,000. Matt Wrack, the union’s general secretary said: “This is utterly inadequate and would deliver […]

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UK

‘Where does this all end?!’ Piers Morgan savages union strike as UK faces ‘going bust’

Mr Morgan discussed trade unions’ fresh demands for increases to pay with journalist Kevin O’Sullivan. The British journalist then went on to discuss his conversation with the Royal Mail union boss who was now pushing for pay raises for his staff. Mr Morgan claimed if workers around the country were to all receive pay rises, […]

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UK

Scottish nationalists spark fury with burning Union Flag and calls for mass disobedience

The campaign by separatist group Now Scotland has been condemned by both unionists and other nationalists. The group posted a dramatic video to Twitter claiming this summer the “status quo” would be under threat from direct action. Featuring heavy rock music, it warns: “No more asking nicely”. The video also features a burning Union flag and shots […]

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Sports

Joe Schmidt joins New Zealand coaching set-up early after Covid cases ahead of Ireland series

Schmidt was due to start coaching NZ after the home series against Ireland but positive tests for head coach Ian Foster as well as assistants John Plumtree and Scott McLeod forced him to join early; Watch Ireland’s tour of New Zealand live on Sky Sports Last Updated: 27/06/22 7:28am Joe Schmidt has been called up […]

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Sports

Taiwo Awoniyi: Nottingham Forest sign forward from Union Berlin for club-record fee in region of £17.5m

Nottingham Forest have signed Nigeria forward Taiwo Awoniyi from Union Berlin for a club-record fee in the region of £17.5m. The 24-year-old joins Forest from the Bundesliga club on a five-year deal and becomes the newly-promoted Premier League side’s first international signing of the summer. Awoniyi scored 20 goals in 43 games across all competitions […]

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Technology

Apple won’t challenge union vote at Maryland retail location | AppleInsider

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Apple reportedly does not intend to challenge a vote to unionize by employees at one of its retail stores in Maryland, and plans to bargain with […]

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Business

Union County Parks Offer Free Outdoor Music, Movies and More this Summer

Union County, NJ – June 24, 2022 — The Union County Board of County Commissioners is pleased to announce a full slate of free outdoor movies, music and fun for the whole family in Union County parks this summer. The events continue throughout July and August with the Summer Arts concert series beginning on July […]

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Sports

England winger Jonny May tests positive for Covid in Australia; doubt for first Test

Last Updated: 24/06/22 10:11am England winger Jonny May has tested positive for Covid-19, eight days before their opening Test vs Australia England winger Jonny May has tested positive for Covid-19 in Australia and will undertake seven days in isolation, putting his availability for the opening Test in question.  More to follow… This is a breaking […]