Copy

Newspin: Holistic News Curation (UK)

News for Jul 02, 2022

It's the weekend! Sit back, relax. Say no to always on news consumption. Newspin will keep you going just fine.

Cassidy Hutchinson’s testimony of Trump’s altercation with Secret Service detail did happen, multiple reports say -- The Independent

Outline: (what is this?) hutchinson, testimony, trump

Tone: (what is this?) Unclear


Exclusive: Mystery MP who walked in on Boris Johnson and Carrie Symonds in ‘compromising situation’ revealed -- The Independent

Outline:  boris, johnson, carrie

Tone:  + positive

Discussion:  ++ Gavin Williamson, + Boris, ++ Johnson, ++ Carrie


Mark Meadows’ associate threatened ex-White House aide before her testimony -- The Guardian

Outline:  meadows, hutchinson, responded

Tone:  - negative

Discussion:  ± Trump, + Meadows, Cassidy Hutchison, USA

Warner Bros supports JK Rowling after blocking question about author at Harry Potter event -- The Independent

Warner Bros supports JK Rowling amid controversy

Outline:  blocked, jk, rowling

Tone:  ++ v. positive

Discussion:  ++ Jk Rowling, -- twitter, ++ Harry Potter, ++ Warner Bros


Just Stop Oil activists glue themselves to Turner painting frame in Manchester -- The Guardian

Outline:  stop, oil, activists

Tone:  - negative


Friends creator gives $4m apology for ‘embarrassing’ whiteness of show -- The Telegraph

Marta Kauffman, one of the creators of the hit series Friends, has donated $4m to her alma mater in an apology for the “embarrassing” whiteness of the show. Read more

Outline:  series, friends, donated

Tone:  - negative

Discussion:  Cosby, Jesus H Christ, Marta

Met officers sacked for racist Meghan WhatsApp post -- BBC News (UK)

Met officers sacked for racist WhatsApp post about Duchess of Sussex

Outline:  sacked, racist, whatsapp

Tone:  - negative

Discussion:  - Meghan, ++ UK, - WhatsApp, Harry


Met Police officers sacked over group chat that included racist message about Meghan Markle -- ITV News

Outline:  discriminatory, message, london

Tone:  - negative

Discussion:  - Meghan, Piers Morgan, America, England

Minecraft YouTuber Technoblade dies from cancer aged 23 -- BBC News (UK)

Outline:  youtuber, technoblade, died

Tone:  - negative

Discussion:  BBC, Pete, YouTube, Benny Hill


Red Hot Chili Peppers fan travelled 4,800 miles for cancelled gig -- BBC News (UK)

Outline:  chili, peppers, divyanka

Tone:  + positive

Discussion:  Glasgow, Manchester, Greta, BBC

Scott Mills to replace Steve Wright on BBC Radio 2 afternoon show -- BBC News (UK)

Outline:  hosts, afternoons, radio

Tone:  + positive

Discussion:  + Steve Wright, - Scott Mills, ++ Steve, - BBC


Scott Mills' most memorable Radio 1 moments -- BBC News (UK)

Outline:  scott, joined, radio

Tone:  + positive

Discussion:  ++ Steve Wright, Scott Mills


Steve Wright to leave BBC Radio 2 weekday show after nearly 24 years -- The Guardian

Outline:  leave, bbc, radio

Tone:  + positive

Discussion:  Steven Seagal, Simon Mayo, Chris Evans, Scott Mills

The Papers -- BBC News (UK)

Saturday Mail “’Groping’ Tory was too drunk to speak”

Outline:  groping, tory, drunk

Tone:  - negative

Discussion:  + Germany, + France, - Boris, - Tory


Irish writers to be removed from A-level courses by English exam board -- BBC News (UK)

Outline:  seamus, heaney, poem

Tone:  ± mixed

Discussion:  - Heaney, ++ Wilde, - Ireland, ++ BBC


Culture secretary confuses rugby codes in speech at Rugby League World Cup event -- BBC News (UK)

Outline:  rugby, league, dorries

Tone:  - negative

Discussion:  ± Nadine, - Johnson, BBC, Diane Abbot

Inflation in the eurozone reaches new record high of 8.6% -- euronews

Inflation across the eurozone (June 2022) Estonia: 22% Lithuania: 20.5% Latvia:19% Slovakia: 12.5% Greece: 12% ... full list

Outline:  high, inflation, eurozone

Tone:  + positive

Discussion:  - Russia, ± Europe, Ukraine, China

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange submits High Court appeal to fight extradition -- BBC News (UK)

Outline:  wikileaks, founder, extradition

Tone:  + positive

Discussion:  ++ Assange, ++ US, ± UK, America


Jerry Hall reportedly ‘heartbroken’ after end of marriage to Rupert Murdoch -- The Guardian

Outline:  marriage, rupert, murdoch

Tone:  -- v. negative

Covid infections jump by half a million in UK, says ONS -- BBC News (UK)

Covid infecting one in 30 in the UK, says ONS

Outline:  covid, rates, uk

Tone:  - negative

Discussion:  -- BBC, NHS, China, Covid


Covid cases in the UK have risen by more than 30 per cent -- The Independent

BREAKING NEWS

Outline:  covid, cases, uk

Tone:  ++ v. positive

Discussion:  UK, Boris, China, Labour Party


One in 18 people in Scotland had Covid virus last week -- BBC News (UK)

Outline:  scotland, covid, virus

Tone:  ± mixed

Discussion:  BBC, Scotland, Covid, England

Frequently asked questions


Consider buying me a coffee. so Newspin can continue to keep you informed

Know someone who might like to get this? Send them here: Newspin

This email was sent to <<Email Address>>
unsubscribe from this list


Email Marketing Powered by Mailchimp