Political leaders across the UK paused to pay tribute to the Duke of Edinburgh after he died aged 99.The early return of parliaments in London, Edinburgh and Cardiff came after a weekend in which all four of Philip’s children spoke movingly about the loss of their father.
The Duchess of Cambridge paid tribute to NHS workers during a speech at a drive-in cinema in Edinburgh.Kate was joined William at the unique event at the Palace of Holyroodhouse. The couple, who are joint patrons of NHS Charities Together, hosted NHS staff for the special screening of Disney’s Cruella, in recognition of their vital work throughout the pandemic, after they had visited their old university town of St Andrews.
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Nicola Sturgeon has been formally sworn in as First Minister of Scotland at the Court of Session in Edinburgh. On Tuesday 18 May, the Scottish Parliament formally voted for Ms Sturgeon to continue as first minister following the SNP's election victory. Her nomination went to Queen Elizabeth II for approval before she was formally sworn in on Wednesday. Report by THOMASL. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Pro-independence parties won a majority in Scotland's parliament on Saturday, paving the way to a high-stakes political, legal and constitutional battle with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson over the future of the United Kingdom. Jayson Albano reports.
The Duchess of Cornwall has paid tribute to the late Duke of Edinburgh on what would have been his 100th birthday.Camilla marked the annual British Flowers Week festival with a tour of the Garden Museum on London’s South Bank and spoke about her love of flowers and “passion” for flower arranging.As she was presented with a bouquet – which included rosemary, symbolic of remembrance – she commented about Philip and her own late father.
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Eighty-year-old Michael Stanley is aiming to row another 100 miles on rivers and open water across the country in aid of Alzheimer’s Research UK.He aims to row another 100 miles in 20 locations around the country, including the Regent’s Canal in London and Cardiff in Wales, then heading as far north as Loch Ness and Aberdeenshire in Scotland before finishing in the south of England in September.
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First Minister Mark Drakeford and his wife Clare Drakeford have cast their votes in the local elections at a Cardiff polling station. Report by Alibhaiz. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
The BBC has received a record-breaking 100,000 complaints over its wall-to-wall coverage of Prince Philip's death on Friday (09.04.21), after several shows, such as 'MasterChef' and 'EastEnders', were..
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