Lancashire News

What the Newspaper Say – August 25

Joe Biden’s refusal to extend his August 31 deadline for the United States to oversee Kabul evacuations dominates the front pages, as do tributes after the death of Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts. Metro and The independent say Boris Johnson failed to persuade Mr Biden to extend his deadline to …

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Slow Storm Henri floods northeastern United States

Tropical Storm Henri rocked the northeastern United States with high winds and rain as it made landfall on the Rhode Island coast on Sunday. Henri sent heavy rain bands westward, cutting power to more than 140,000 homes and causing downpours that closed bridges, flooded roads and left people stranded in …

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Police are looking for Chorley’s missing woman

Police say they are becoming “increasingly worried” about Eleanor Worthington, who was last seen around 11:30 am yesterday (Tuesday August 10). She is described as 5ft 9in tall with a slim build, long blonde hair and brown eyes. She might be wearing a silver necklace with a shamrock on it …

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What the Newspaper Say – August 7

The front pages feature contempt for key public figures on quarantine issues mixed with optimistic news about the pandemic and the Olympics. The Guardian says there is growing anger at Boris Johnson for refusing to self-isolate after an assistant tested positive for Covid-19. Guardian front page, Saturday August 7, 2021: …

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