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Charity Cash Help UK Cats
Offbeat  (tags: cats, UK, funds )

- 25 days ago -
Funding to the tune of £2.6 million from The Marchig Animal Welfare Trust has allowed PDSA to help 100,000 UK cats free of charge.
Can You Give a Forever Home to These Pets From Iris's Cats In Need?
Offbeat  (tags: cats, adoptions, UK )

- 70 days ago -
If you'd like to adopt one of the animals you see in the video above then contact Iris's Cats In Need
May Drops Plans for Fox-Hunting Vote
Offbeat  (tags: Fox Hunting, Repeal Act, Vote, Government, UK )

- 76 days ago -
Prime Minister Theresa May has dropped plans to hold a vote on the fox-hunting ban during this parliament. The Conservatives promised a vote on repealing the Hunting Act - which bans the use of dogs to hunt foxes and wild mammals
Northern Forest: Plan to Plant 'Ribbon of Woodland' Across England
Offbeat  (tags: Trees, Plan to Plant, Environment, British Government, England, UK )

- 76 days ago -
Plans to create a new Northern Forest stretching from Liverpool to Hull have been kick-started by the government. It is providing £5.7m to increase tree cover along a belt spanning Manchester, Leeds and Bradford.
PICTURES: These 6 Cats and Dogs Need Forever Homes - Can You Help?
Offbeat  (tags: rescue center, cats, dogs, forever homes, UK )

- 77 days ago -
DORSET animal rescue charity Margaret Green is hoping to find forever homes for the pets in its care.
New Year Honours 2018: Barry Gibb, Ringo Starr and Darcey Bussell Head List
Offbeat  (tags: Honours 2018, New Year, UK )

- 81 days ago -
Bee Gees singer Barry Gibb and Beatles drummer Ringo Starr have been knighted, and Strictly judge Darcey Bussell made a dame, in the New Year Honours.
Spectacular New Year Firework Displays Welcome 2018
Offbeat  (tags: Fireworks Display, Welcome 2018, UK )

- 81 days ago -
The UK has welcomed in the new year with spectacular firework displays in London and Edinburgh among the highlights.
VIDEO: Patrick Stewart Fosters a Pit Bull - And Falls in Love
Offbeat  (tags: Pit Bulls, fostering, companionship, inspirational, discrimination, uk, animal advocates )

- 92 days ago -
British actor Sir Patrick Stewart was in for a pleasant surprise when he decided to foster a pit bull for the first time. The moment he was introduced to Ginger, she showed him how affectionate and gentle of a companion she is. Stewart can be heard...
UK Plan to Tackle Plastic Waste Threat
Offbeat  (tags: Household Waste/Trash, Plastics, Environment, Recycling, UK )

- 94 days ago -
A four-point plan for tackling plastic waste has been outlined by the Environment Secretary Michael Gove. He told BBC News that he wants to reduce the amount of plastic used in the UK, and to make it simpler for people to recycle.
These Doctors Want To Take Jeremy Hunt To Court To Prevent The "Americanisation Of The NHS"
Offbeat  (tags: Health Care, Legal Action, Doctors, Professor, NHS, British Government, UK )

- 103 days ago -
Professor Stephen Hawking has joined campaigners calling for parliamentary scrutiny of plans to change the way NHS services are run. A group of doctors and academics, including Professor Stephen Hawking,
The First Scrooge How the WorldâEUR(TM)s Best-Known Miser Was Brought to Life
Offbeat  (tags: Book, Charles Dickens, Unwrapping A Christmas Carol, Charles Dickens Museum, London, UK )

- 108 days ago -
Scrooge is utterly memorable. He is loathed and loved. His name is dropped into conversation so regularly - yet many people have never read the story in which he first appears.
Trump State Visit to UK Not Expected After Britain First Twitter Spat-Diplomat
Offbeat  (tags: Trump's Retweet, UK Stater Visit, USA, UK )

- 109 days ago -
The UK-US âEUR~special relationshipâEUR(TM) has been rocked by the unprecedented row between Donald Trump and Theresa May-which started over a Twitter spat. Now, POTUS has delayed his visit to the UK, just as the PM is urged to rescind his invitation altogether.
Trump Wrong to Share Far-Right Videos - PM
Offbeat  (tags: Video's, Far-Right, Trump, PM, UK )

- 113 days ago -
It was "wrong" for President Trump to retweet videos posted by far-right group, Downing Street says
Emails Reveal Foreign Office Alarm at Trump Travel Ban
Offbeat  (tags: Emails Monitering, Trump's Travel Ban, Foreign Office, British Government, UK )

- 147 days ago -
The UK government wanted to set up an internal warning system to monitor and react to decisions made by President Donald Trump, emails show.
Food Banks for Pets: The People Helping Hard-Up Animal Lovers
Offbeat  (tags: Animals, Pets, Food Banks, UK )

- 148 days ago -
A number of "pet food banks" are cropping up across the UK, while animal rescue charities say some hard-up owners are giving away pets they cannot afford to feed. So what is the problem and how are animal lovers helping?

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