Iceland real-time news

3 Simple Ways To Have An Eco Christmas, Even In A Covid Year (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 28/10/2020 09:00:24

Christmas is supposed to be the most wonderful time of the year, but it’s also the most wasteful. From irresponsibly discarded Christmas trees to all those unwanted presents – bought, give...

Iceland store in Greater Manchester shut over 'shocking' Covid-19 breaches (source — www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk) 23/10/2020 20:57:47

The council had warned store bosses after receiving complaints

Ole Gunnar Solskjær leaps to defence of media 'target' Mason Greenwood (source — www.theguardian.com) 23/10/2020 13:14:16

Intense scrutiny comes with playing for United, says Solskjær‘He made a mistake … and the whole English press go after him’Ole Gunnar Solskjær is not concerned that Mason Greenwood is “making a target...

The Gender Pay Gap Is About To Get A Lot Worse (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 16/10/2020 16:31:16

This year, companies with more than 250 employees will not have to include furloughed employees in their gender pay gap calculations.And given 57% of such companies made use of furlough, the...

Gino D’Acampo’s struggling restaurant chain bailed out for millions by Iceland boss (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 16/10/2020 16:11:34

GINO D’Acampo’s struggling restaurant chain was bailed out for millions by the boss of Iceland, The Sun Online can reveal. The 44-year-old chef faced devastation before the coronavirus pan...

Good Housekeeping's Best Christmas Food List For 2020 Is Here (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 16/10/2020 02:01:01

If you’re scratching your head over where to buy your big Christmas food shop this year, the ultimate taste test of Christmas puddings, mince pies, pigs in blankets and more has just dropped.&nb...

The Latest: Under-21 qualifier postponed because of virus (source — www.independent.co.uk) 09/10/2020 18:03:26

The qualifying match between host Iceland and Italy in the Under-21 European Championship has been postponed because of positive COVID-19 tests among the traveling team

Ireland U21 qualifier in doubt as two more Italian players test positive for Covid-19 (source — www.independent.ie) 09/10/2020 17:09:39

Ireland's U-21 Euro qualifier away to Italy on Tuesday is in doubt after two more players from the Italian side tested positive for Covid-19 today ahead of their qualifier in Iceland.

Harry Kane and Gareth Southgate urge England stars to avoid repeat of Iceland coronavirus shame (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 07/10/2020 00:30:00

HARRY KANE and Gareth Southgate told England players: Don’t bring shame on your country. Boss Southgate held a team meeting at St George’s Park to warn the squad about their responsibilities. Star Dom...

UK holidaymakers can visit just eight overseas destinations without restriction (source — www.theguardian.com) 01/10/2020 19:31:37

A guide to destinations that UK tourists can now visit, in light of the government’s updated travel corridor listThe UK government’s travel corridor list continues to be updated as Covid rates change,...

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How to prevent coronavirus disease and stop the spread of germs
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
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