Popinions

We like to ask the man – and woman – on the street what they think of the news of the day. This is what they told us.

Parliament is to decide whether Boris Johnson lied to MPs about his parties – we asked what you thought, and this is what you told us

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Parliament will be give the opportunity to debate whether Boris Johnson misled parliament when he told MPs that no rules where broken in Downing Street.

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Boris Johnson is facing further fines for breaking the law during lockdown, what do YOU think?

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Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Chancellor Rish Sunak are facing £50 fixed penalty notices for breaking the law by having an illegal gathering during lockdown in December 2020.

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The government is planning to sell off Channel 4, what do YOU think?

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The government has announced plans to put Channel 4 into the private sector, ending a 40 year run as a publicly-owned but commercially funded channel. We sent our reporters out onto the street to ask what you thought about it, and this is what you told us.

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What steps are YOU taking to save money on petrol? We asked, you answered

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As petrol prices across the country topped £1.60 a litre, motorists everywhere are taking steps to reduce their fuel consumption in any number of innovative ways.

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Beyonce and Jay-Z name their daughter Blue Ivy, what do you think?

Popstars Beyonce Knowles and Jay-Z have called their newborn daughter Blue Ivy Carter, leading to speculation behind the unusual name.

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England’s Manu Tuilagi jumped from moving ferry, what do you think?

Following his team’s World Cup exit, England rugby international Manu Tuilagi has been formally warned by police and fined £3,000 by England rugby officials after jumping from a ferry in Auckland on Sunday, what do you think?

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REM have announced they are to split, what do you think?

Members of legendary US rock band REM have announced they are splitting up after 31 years.

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Billionaire Warren Buffett wants to pay more tax, what do you think?

American billionaire Warren Buffett has criticised the US government for not charging him enough tax, saying he and his fellow multi-millionaires could afford to pay a bit more.

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BBC Question Time heading to prison, what do you think?

The BBC has created a controversy by announcing it is to broadcast its political panel programme Question Time from inside a prison for the first time, what do you think?

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U2 break world record for highest grossing tour – what do you think?

U2’s current worldwide tour has become the highest grossing in history, beating the record previously set by The Rolling Stones from 2005-2007, what do you think?

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