The Essential Five

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  2. First days of spring to bring warmer temperatures across the country

  3. ‘I haven’t used my fridge since December - I’m living day-to-day'

  4. Google fined £1.27 billion for breaching trust laws about online ads

  5. Sackler £1m grant withdrawal transforms debate on ethical arts funding

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