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John Lewis suspends click-and-collect as shopping rules tighten

John Lewis suspends click-and-collect as shopping rules tighten

Business
John Lewis has suspended click-and-collect services at its department stores in the latest tightening of rules for shoppers as the coronavirus crisis intensifies.The department store chain said it was responding to a "clear change in tone and emphasis" from governments across the UK urging the public to stay at home. It came as Britain's major supermarket chains said they would deny entry to customers not wearing face coverings unless they had a medical excuse. Morrisons, Sainsbury's, Tesco and Asda - which unlike non-essential retailers have remained open throughout the pandemic - set out their rules after vaccines minister Nadhim Zahawi expressed concerns about the behaviour of store customers.Two other supermarkets, Aldi and Waitrose - the latter which is also part of the John Lewis...
Famous birthdays for Jan. 8: Noah Cyrus, Jenny Lewis

Famous birthdays for Jan. 8: Noah Cyrus, Jenny Lewis

Entertainment
Jan. 8 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Capricorn. They include: Advertisement -- Publisher Frank Doubleday in 1862 -- Actor William Hartnell in 1908 -- Comic actor Larry Storch in 1923 (age 98) -- Newsman Charles Osgood in 1933 (age 88) -- Elvis Presley, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's "undisputed king," in 1935 -- Singer Shirley Bassey in 1937 (age 84) Photo by Rune Hellestad/ UPI -- Game show host Bob Eubanks in 1938 (age 83) -- British comedian Graham Chapman in 1941 -- Actor Yvette Mimieux in 1942 (age 79) -- British physicist/author Stephen Hawking 1942 -- Author Terry Brooks in 1944 (age 77) -- Radio talk show host Kojo Nnamdi in 1945 (age 76) -- Rock and Ro...
How Lewis Hamilton is helping make racing greener

How Lewis Hamilton is helping make racing greener

Science
Lewis Hamilton isn't just the world's most successful Formula One driver ever, he's also a key backer of a new off-road electric vehicle racing series called Extreme E. The plan is that super-powered electric cars will race in some of the most remote locations on earth in an effort to - the organisers say - promote sustainability and encourage the take-up of electric vehicles.Our chief environment correspondent Justin Rowlatt has been sizing up the new series.Let's block ads! (Why?) BBC News - Science & Environment
Formula 1 star Lewis Hamilton wins 2020 BBC Sports Personality of the Year award with Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson finishing second

Formula 1 star Lewis Hamilton wins 2020 BBC Sports Personality of the Year award with Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson finishing second

Sports
Lewis Hamilton won the 2020 BBC Sports Personality of the Year on Sunday. The Brit was recognised for his stunning year in motorsport as he won a seventh Formula 1 World Championship – equalling legendary Michael Schumacher’s record – last month. BBC Hamilton appeared via video link to accept the award It was the second time Hamilton has been voted for the SPOTY prize having picked up the award in 2014. Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson finished second, while jockey Hollie Doyle came third. More to follow… Ouch The worst injuries suffered at WWE TLC, including R-Truth’s knee and Sane’s concussion a chance AJ Styles: What
Lewis Hamilton to miss Sakhir GP after testing positive for coronavirus

Lewis Hamilton to miss Sakhir GP after testing positive for coronavirus

Sports
World champion Lewis Hamilton will miss this weekend's Formula 1 Sakhir Grand Prix in Bahrain after testing positive for coronavirus.His team, Mercedes, said the Briton woke with mild symptoms on Monday and returned a positive result at a subsequent test and again at a retest.Hamilton, who is now self-isolating, won the Bahrain Grand Prix at the same circuit on Sunday.Mercedes say a replacement will be named in due course."Apart from mild symptoms, he is otherwise fit and well and the entire team sends him our very best wishes for a swift recovery," a statement said.Hamilton, 35, clinched his record-equalling seventh world title at the Turkish Grand Prix on 15 November.Sunday's race will be the first Hamilton has missed since his F1 debut at the 2007 season-opening race in Australia.He mus...