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James Dean: Missing 'goal machine' footballer found dead

3 hours 8 min ago
James Dean, who played for Chorley, FC Halifax Town and Stalybridge Celtic, went missing on Wednesday.

Dalian Atkinson: Tasered ex-footballer 'staggered' at accused PCs

3 hours 10 min ago
Dalian Atkinson died after murder-accused PC Benjamin Monk deployed his Taser in Shropshire in 2016.

Police officer Sgt Lee Cocking 'forced' into car sex while on duty

3 hours 18 min ago
The officer was driving a woman home from a nightclub in Weston-super-Mare when they had sex.

Covid alert level reduced as lockdown set to ease

3 hours 40 min ago
All of the data is looking good, experts say, although the virus is still in general circulation.

Ulster Unionist Party 'not breaking through'

3 hours 53 min ago
Steve Aiken, who has resigned as UUP leader, says the party has "not been working as well as it should be".

River Thames: Rescuers try to save stranded whale for second time

3 hours 59 min ago
The baby whale escaped an inflatable cushion that was guiding it from the River Thames to safety.

Labour reshuffle: Anneliese Dodds out in Starmer's post-election reshuffle

4 hours 34 sec ago
Shadow chancellor Anneliese Dodds is replaced by Rachel Reeves as Sir Keir Starmer changes his top team.

Boris Johnson facing probe over funding of 2019 holiday

4 hours 28 min ago
The MPs' standards watchdog is looking into whether costs of the trip have been correctly declared.

Covid: Welsh Labour cabinet talks after election win

4 hours 38 min ago
Mark Drakeford returns to work after his Welsh election win to consider easing lockdown rules.

Man jailed for throwing bleach at 'bully' youths in Plymouth

4 hours 43 min ago
The homeless man was being "treated outrageously" but "reacted stupidly", the judge says.

Michael Ferguson: Man held over murder of RUC constable

4 hours 45 min ago
A 21-year-old Catholic police officer died after being shot in the back of the head in Londonderry.

Face masks in classrooms expected to be scrapped

5 hours 7 min ago
Ministers expected to confirm face masks not needed in England's secondary classrooms from 17 May.

BBC Panorama: Following the police taking on UK drug gangs

5 hours 18 min ago
Panorama filmed officers trying to disrupt networks of dealers transporting drugs worth millions of pounds.

Mansfield MP Ben Bradley chosen as new council leader

5 hours 24 min ago
The move comes after the Tories gained control of the authority for the first time in 12 years.

Queen recalls effort behind junior lifeguard award

5 hours 34 min ago
Her Majesty, 95, learns during a video call that her achievement some 80 years ago was historic.

Elections 2021: Gordon Brown advice to Sir Keir Starmer

5 hours 47 min ago
Gordon Brown says Sir Keir Starmer has “got to be given time” to bring "forward new policies”.

HSBC to pilot Zoom-free Friday afternoons

6 hours 1 min ago
The trial comes in an effort to tackle stress caused by working from home during the pandemic.

Coronavirus: How does the Covid-19 alert level system work?

6 hours 9 min ago
The threat of Covid-19 in England is ranked through a five-level, colour-coded alert system.

Labour leader in Durham resigns over results

6 hours 10 min ago
Durham County Council's Labour group is expected to elect Simon Henig's replacement at the weekend.

Nurse Lucy Letby appears in court in baby murders case

7 hours 14 min ago
Lucy Letby is accused of killing eight infants while working at the Countess of Chester Hospital.


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