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2 December 2022

European countries’ Test and Trace programmes cost much more than €100,000

The Covid-19 tracking apps of countries like Germany and the Netherlands alone cost millions of euros.

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European countries’ Test and Trace programmes cost much more than €100,000
1 December 2022

Disney Christmas show accused of pushing ‘satanic agenda’

Thousands of people have shared claims that a moment from a new Disney+ miniseries reveals a ‘satanic agenda’.

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Disney Christmas show accused of pushing ‘satanic agenda’
1 December 2022

No evidence radiation from AirPods is causing brain tumours

Some scientists have expressed concern over the potential health effects of low-level radiation from mobile devices, but there’s no evidence wireless headphones like AirPods are causing brain tumours.

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No evidence radiation from AirPods is causing brain tumours
1 December 2022

No evidence midazolam used to kill thousands of patients in April 2020

It is not surprising that prescriptions of a palliative care drug used to make dying people more comfortable increased during one of the worst months of the pandemic.

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No evidence midazolam used to kill thousands of patients in April 2020
30 November 2022

London and Manchester are not ‘minority white’ cities

A tweet from Nigel Farage making the claim has been shared thousands of times.

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London and Manchester are not ‘minority white’ cities
30 November 2022

PCR tests aren’t being used to clone humans

There’s no evidence that Covid-19 PCR tests are being used to clone humans. A paper cited to support this theory explores the use of the PCR technique in gene cloning, …

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PCR tests aren’t being used to clone humans
30 November 2022

Big spending list on Test and Trace and furlough loss needs context

£37 billion was the budget for the first two years, but less was actually spent and the furlough fraud figure is out of date and includes losses from other Covid-19 …

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Big spending list on Test and Trace and furlough loss needs context
30 November 2022

M&S is not giving away ‘golden envelopes’ with £750 vouchers on Facebook

A post falsely claims to show a senior member of staff at Marks & Spencer holding golden tickets to win.

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M&S is not giving away ‘golden envelopes’ with £750 vouchers on Facebook
29 November 2022

Long Covid is not really just Covid-19 vaccination side effects

Many sufferers are unvaccinated and evidence suggests vaccination reduces the risk.

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Long Covid is not really just Covid-19 vaccination side effects
29 November 2022

‘Wanted’ poster missing context on Test and Trace spending

£37 billion was the budget for Test and Trace, not the spend.

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‘Wanted’ poster missing context on Test and Trace spending
28 November 2022

Post claiming a lost puppy has been found is fake

The image dates back five years and shows the home of the actual owner.

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Post claiming a lost puppy has been found is fake
28 November 2022

Fake Argos offer still circulating online

An alleged deal promising an airfryer for just £2 is too good to be true.

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Fake Argos offer still circulating online

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