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Scottish Police Authority chief Susan Deacon resigns

Image caption Susan Deacon was a Labour MSP for two terms, and served as health minister Professor Susan Deacon has resigned as chair of the Scottish Police Authority. In her resignation letter, she said she believed “accountability arrangements for policing in Scotland are fundamentally flawed”. Ms Deacon was Labour MSP for Edinburgh East and Musselburgh […]

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Staff testimony given to Labour anti-Semitism probe

Image copyright PA Media Seventy serving and ex-Labour officials have given sworn statements to an official investigation into the party’s handling of anti-Semitism allegations. The statements form part of a submission – seen by the BBC – from the Jewish Labour Movement to the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC). The commission announced a formal […]

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Andrew Dymock charged with 12 terror offences

A 22-year-old man from Bath has been charged with 12 terror offences. Andrew Dymock, of Weymouth Street, was arrested on Wednesday following an investigation by counter-terror police into suspected right-wing terrorism online. He will appear before Westminster Magistrates Court later, a spokesperson for Counter Terrorism Policing North East said. The charges include five offences of […]

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Another Deliveroo TV ad banned for being misleading

Image copyright Deliveroo An advert featuring a woman diving into a Deliveroo delivery bag to retrieve multiple food orders has been banned. The Advertising Standards Authority said it might mislead viewers to think they “could order food from different restaurants to be delivered together”. The ASA received 300 complaints, the third highest of the year […]