Boots and John Lewis cut thousands of jobs – BBC News

Two of the UK’s biggest High Street retailers, John Lewis and Boots, have announced more than 5,000 job cuts. 4,000 jobs will go at Boots and 48 Boots Opticians stores will be closed. 1,300 jobs are at risk at John Lewis which is shutting eight of its stores, including one of its flagship shops in … Read more Boots and John Lewis cut thousands of jobs – BBC News

Walgreens swings to loss on weakness at Boots

Drug store chain Walgreens took a hit last quarter forcing it to announce a halt in share buybacks and 4,000 job cuts at its struggling UK unit Boots. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled. Get the … Read more Walgreens swings to loss on weakness at Boots

Jobs cut misery at major British companies | ITV News

Thousands more jobs are at risk of being lost in the UK, as Boots, John Lewis and Rolls Royce all announced plans to scale back on staff. The losses come despite Chancellor Rishi Sunak announcing a £30bn spending stimulus designed to protect workers. Read more: https://bit.ly/2ZeIPkf • Subscribe to ITV News on YouTube: http://bit.ly/2lOHmNj • … Read more Jobs cut misery at major British companies | ITV News

Boots confirms 4,000 jobs to be cut

Retail expert Martin Newman spoke to Ian King on more than 5,000 jobs being lost across the high street. Boots has said 4,000 jobs are to go and John Lewis have laid out their plan to close eight stores ,including Birmingham’s which opened five years ago, putting 1,300 jobs at risk. The author of 100 … Read more Boots confirms 4,000 jobs to be cut

Russians vote on Putin’s reforms to constitution – BBC News

All week, millions of Russians have been voting to reform their constitution, many using polling stations set up on tree stumps, park benches and even car boots. Giant prize draws have helped entice them to the ballot, with the chance of winning everything from shopping vouchers to a car or flat. Opposition figures have dismissed … Read more Russians vote on Putin’s reforms to constitution – BBC News

DeSantis Signs Law to Protect Florida Coast from Rising Sea Levels

Further acknowledging that climate change is a growing concern in his state, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has signed into law a measure requiring public coastal construction projects to first be reviewed for impacts on the state’s fragile seashore because of rising sea levels. The signing was hailed by environmentalists as an important step in addressing … Read more DeSantis Signs Law to Protect Florida Coast from Rising Sea Levels

Stunned Mullet | Media Bites

GOING, GOING, GONE: Nine boots Sam Newman after his latest attack on George Floyd. Plus – Mullet-mania hits WA, Seven & Nine give Mark McGowan the Hitler treatment, and CNN drill into the big news. #MediaBites #MediaWatch Bite-sized media criticism for a mid-week Media Watch fix. Paul Barry offers a lighter take each Thursday night. … Read more Stunned Mullet | Media Bites

Rayshard Brooks, murdered by police, mourned at church where Martin Luther King preached

With tears, some laughter and memories of a generous young man who liked cowboy boots and cracking jokes, more than 200 friends and family members filled the pews of an historic Atlanta church on Tuesday for the funeral of Rayshard Brooks. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 … Read more Rayshard Brooks, murdered by police, mourned at church where Martin Luther King preached

Boots Riley Announces Show With ’13-Foot Tall Black Man Who Lives in Oakland’ | Entertainment Weekly

Emmy-winning actor Jharrel Jerome will star in I’m A Virgo, a new series from director Boots Riley. Subscribe to ►► http://po.st/SubscribeEW EW News Flash brings you breaking news and exclusive stories from the world of entertainment. We’re always on the pulse with the latest updates in music, TV, movie and celebrity news, and full of … Read more Boots Riley Announces Show With ’13-Foot Tall Black Man Who Lives in Oakland’ | Entertainment Weekly

How Bayern’s Joshua Kimmich Replaced World Champion Philipp Lahm

Bayern’s Joshua Kimmich – In Lahm’s footsteps ► Sub now: https://redirect.bundesliga.com/_bwCS Philipp Lahm, Germany’s 2014 World Cup-winning skipper, hung up his boots three years later with eight Bundesliga titles to his name – a football legend far beyond the confines of hometown club Bayern München. Joshua Kimmich seized the opportunity to nail down his place … Read more How Bayern’s Joshua Kimmich Replaced World Champion Philipp Lahm

Mexican pug helps hospital staff de-stress

Wearing tiny yellow boots, goggles, and a protective suit, Harley “el Tuerto,” a pug trained as a therapy #dog, begins a new journey to relieve the stress of medical staff fighting COVID-19. He is ready to entertain doctors, nurses, and health workers for two hours each day. #Coronavirus #Pug #Mexico Subscribe to us on YouTube: … Read more Mexican pug helps hospital staff de-stress

Audio Football Club: Is Ashley Cole the Premier League’s best ever fullback?

On the Telegraph’s Audio Football Club podcast – featured above – the question was raised “was Ashley Cole the Premier League’s best ever fullback?” Listen to the debate here. On the podcast today, four more footballing topics face the all-new innovative best and worst format. Today we assess the best full-backs, some lovely close-range goals … Read more Audio Football Club: Is Ashley Cole the Premier League’s best ever fullback?

National Guard Delivers Protective Gear to Navajo Nation in Arizona

The Arizona National Guard delivered masks and gowns to a Navajo Nation town where supplies to fight the coronavirus outbreak have been dangerously low. Roughly 300 sets of boots, gowns, masks and gloves were delivered to a clinic in Kayenta, Arizona, for health-care workers. Troops also outfitted a hospital in Chinle. #Coronavirus #Covid19 #CoronavirusArizona Subscribe … Read more National Guard Delivers Protective Gear to Navajo Nation in Arizona

Theme park turns into drive-thru coronavirus testing facility

Medical staff conduct tests at an NHS drive through coronavirus disease testing facility in the car park of Chessington World of Adventures in Surrey. The company opened facilities at its headquarters in Nottingham and at Chessington World of Adventures in Surrey to support the Government’s bid to test doctors and nurses who have been self-isolating … Read more Theme park turns into drive-thru coronavirus testing facility

The World’s Highest Glaciers are Melting and That’s Bad News for Billions of People

It’s well below freezing as Renoj Thayyen climbs to the weather station high up in India’s Karakoram mountains, his Koflach boots crunching shin-deep into the snow. The 50-year-old hydrologist has been making this trip to study water and weather patterns across the Himalaya and Karakoram ranges every few months for nearly three decades. What he’s … Read more The World’s Highest Glaciers are Melting and That’s Bad News for Billions of People