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Normal People and Difficult Puzzles
Could a large scale clinical trial find a treatment for Coronavirus?
China’s Forced Labour Camps
New evidence reveals the scale of forced labour in Xinjiang.
Have Yourself a Merry LITTLE Christmas
The PM calls for shorter, smaller celebrations.
Change Your Plans
Politicians urge us to think again about our Christmas plans.
DEAD RINGERS RETURN!
Jon Culshaw & Jan Ravens return to Newscast.
Unpack Your Bags
Christmas rules are tightened in England, Scotland and Wales.
The Bleak Midwinter
The news is grim... but we've got you covered.
Eels in Blankets?
How do Covid tests work?
Nigella at the Newscast Christmas party
The Newscast Christmas party with Nigella Lawson, Emily Maitlis and Nick Grimshaw.
Cod Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen
The deal is done.
We zoom through a tumultuous year of news.
Weighing up the deal
MPs pass the post-Brexit agreement
Johnson's No More Tiers
Lockdown 3.0 announced for England.
The Missing Tycoon
Where is the Chinese businessman, Jack Ma?
NHS on the brink
Fergus is back in intensive care.
Delivering the vaccine
One doctor’s experience of the roll-out.
Bitcoin: Hype or digital gold?
The crypto hits new highs.
The Bez is yet to come
Happy Mondays star will launch his own online fitness classes.
Keeping the faith (online)
Cathedrals close their doors to group worship.
How the mafia could be taking advantage of the pandemic.
How worried should we be about the Brazilian Covid variant?
Two men's journey through the snow.
The Newscast Sea Shanty
Newscast says 'ahoy' to the latest TikTok trend
Court Room Drama
There are big backlogs in criminal courts.
Biden, what you gonna do?
21 Days Later
The Brexitcast band has come together again.
The best kind of Covid care.
Dear Fiona Bruce
"My boyfriend is obsessed with the news".
The tech entrepreneur moving people away from university.
Five more weeks (at least).
A row erupts between the EU and drugs company AstraZeneca over vaccine shortages.
EU'll be vaccinated
Brexit and Covid collide...
Coups and Cladding
Myanmar is seized by the military, and MPs debate the cladding crisis
England’s Mutant Major Hurdles
How is England clamping down on the new variant?
Matt Hancock’s Movie Night
The Health Secretary talks about Contagion the movie.
Viral Vaccine Invites
Teachers have been sent messages inviting them to book appointments for vaccinations.
Jackie Weaver, We Salute You
Did you see the Handforth Parish Council virtual meeting?
The Holy Dose
Could church-based vaccination sway the undecided?
An app to prove your vaccination status when you fly.
Genomics for Dummies
Understanding new variants of the virus
Meet the Covid Recovery Group...
The Tory MPs putting pressure on the government to lift lockdown ASAP.
Sharing his experiences of anti-semitism.
The Newscast Vaccination Totaliser
How do you actually pronounce "tocilizumab"?
The 'Hostage' Princess
The daughter of Dubai's ruler goes missing.
'Half-truths' at the Grenfell Inquiry
Cladding firm gives evidence.
"Bond, Recovery Bond"
Keir Starmer's plan for savers to help pay for the Covid recovery.
No return for Harry and Meghan.
The Road to Freedom
The PM sets out the roadmap to lift England's lockdown.
Baselines & Basslines
A plan for Scotland to open up.
The Jo Whiley Effect
Everyone on the learning disability register to get a jab sooner.
'The Aldi Vaccine'?
Are picky patients slowing down the EU's rollout?
The former first minister appears at the inquiry.
The Brazilian strain reaches the UK... But Obi Wan is not our only hope.
Rishi Sunak says furlough will be extended til September (and that he LOVES fizzy pop).
The chancellor defends his budget plans
Our podcasting rival (and shadow business secretary) gives us his take on the Budget.
It’s a whisky business being the Secretary of State for International Trade.
A Night at the Oprah
What did Meghan and Harry say?
The Royal fallout rumbles on – and it’s about far more than one family.
Text Me When You’re Home
How safe do women feel walking alone?
Small Axe of the law
Looks like the police are going to get more powers to shut down protests.
The census 2021 drops on doorsteps.
What's the best way to tackle violence against women?
The UK sets out its foreign policy plans.
The prime minister's former aide is ready to talk.
The Holyrood committee has said Nicola Sturgeon misled them.
R we there yet?
Some chunky virus figures on the UK progress.
The Third Wave
Boris Johnson warns that a third wave will “wash up on our shores.”
The Week That Changed Everything
Newscast marks the anniversary of the week that saw the UK go into lockdown.
Tanker tailback on the Suez Canal.
Move over Mondeo Man
The iconic Ford car is taken off the road
Gompertz Not Forgotten
Arts Editor Will Gompertz looks back at some big celebrity moments as he leaves the BBC.
The story of the small boats helping reopen the Suez Canal.
Dr. Adler’s European Tour
The continental coronavirus update.
What is institutional racism?
Brexitcast: The Earwax Anniversary
It's been three months since the end of Brexit transition period - time for a Brexitcast!
AZ Good as it Gets?
An AstraZeneca vaccine trial gets put on pause.
Young, wild, AZ free
Under-30s are going to be offered an alternative to the AstraZeneca jab.
Keeping Up With the Kamerons
Kris Mason and ko tell all.
The Death of the Duke of Edinburgh.
Queen Elizabeth II's husband has died aged 99.
Pub-lic serving broadcasting from Adam’s local.
Johnson, Johnson & Johnson
A vaccine gets paused over rare blood clots.
The Da Vinci Fraud?
Was the most expensive painting in the world really painted by Leonardo da Vinci?
In a bit of a Pickles
The latest developments in the lobbying story
The Royal Funeral
Nick Witchell tells us what to expect at Prince Philip's funeral.
Remembering Helen McCrory
Our interview with Helen McCrory and Damian Lewis from April 2020.
A League of Their Own
Why do a dozen of the richest clubs in football want to break away from the rest?
The Super League is already on the verge of collapse.
Those texts between the prime minister and Sir James Dyson.
Alan Duncan Dishes the Dirt
Some juicy Westminster office gossip, courtesy of retired Tory minister Sir Alan Duncan.
India struggles to breathe
Hospitals are running out of oxygen to treat covid patients
The plot thickens for the PM.
India Needs Help
Will the world step up?
The PM still has questions to answer about the Downing Street refurbishments.
Farrago & Ball
Is Downing Street's decor as chaotic as what goes on inside its walls?
Blossoms get back to gigging this weekend.
An injection of news.
Mr Ice Guy
Iceland boss spills the beans on shopping habits.
...or Les Fisherables? The battle for post-Brexit fishing rights takes a dramatic turn.
Alice Levine & Matt Forde
A day of election results and travel announcements.
Once Upon a Time... In Holyrood
What does the SNP’s win mean for Scottish independence?