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'Why I'm using a drone to stop Heathrow flights'

Fri, 13/09/2019 - 11:50
Sylvia Dell says highlighting the issue of climate change is worth the risk of going to prison.

Domestic violence murders reach five-year high

Fri, 13/09/2019 - 10:07
Women remain 'invisible victims' of knife crime, despite a major government effort on domestic violence.

Commons Speaker John Bercow gives Brexit warning

Fri, 13/09/2019 - 10:05
The MP says "only" Brexit will be one "that the House of Commons has explicitly endorsed".

Brexit: DUP denies report it would accept Irish Sea checks

Fri, 13/09/2019 - 10:03
The Times says the party has agreed to drop its objections to regulatory checks in the Irish Sea.

Heathrow drone protest: Two held over climate change action

Fri, 13/09/2019 - 09:51
The climate change activists were arrested as the airport confirmed flights were not being affected.

Welsh Government's role at arms fair to be reviewed

Fri, 13/09/2019 - 09:49
The defence secretary said the sector brings in £19bn to the UK economy and supports 260,000 jobs.

Bercow warns Johnson against disobeying Brexit law

Fri, 13/09/2019 - 09:46
The Speaker says MPs will show "creativity" to avoid being bypassed, but is accused of being "politicised".

Lily Allen says 'record label failed to act on assault'

Fri, 13/09/2019 - 09:43
The singer says she told Warner Music UK an industry figure had sexually assaulted her.

SSE sale of retail business to Ovo creates new UK energy giant

Fri, 13/09/2019 - 09:36
The transfer of 3.5 million SSE customers will make Ovo the UK's second largest energy firm.

‘My boss lets me set my own salary’

Fri, 13/09/2019 - 09:13
How picking your own pay has become the latest employment perk.

Camden stabbing: Man killed and second hurt in high street

Fri, 13/09/2019 - 08:41
Police say the victim was pronounced dead at the scene and another is in hospital after the assault.

Big Butterfly Count: Fine weather boosts species in UK

Fri, 13/09/2019 - 08:40
Survey finds many common species of butterfly enjoyed a good summer this year.

Vanessa George: Devon and Cornwall ban for nursery abuser

Fri, 13/09/2019 - 07:26
Vanessa George, who abused children at a nursery in Plymouth, is due to be released from prison.

11-Plus exam questions 'impossible to answer'

Fri, 13/09/2019 - 07:02
Children sitting an exam in Buckinghamshire found errors in questions, making them unanswerable.

Dormant accounts charity scheme to be set up in Northern Ireland

Fri, 13/09/2019 - 06:27
Dormant accounts charity schemes have existed in the rest of the UK for more than 10 years.

The Papers: Northern Irish 'compromise' and BA 'mega strike'

Fri, 13/09/2019 - 05:24
A potential "lifeline" for Boris Johnson over the NI backstop and more woe at British Airways lead the papers.

Adele files for divorce from husband Simon Konecki

Fri, 13/09/2019 - 02:54
The couple, who split earlier this year, say they are committed to raising their son together.

Variant 31: 'Pushing the boundaries' of immersive theatre

Fri, 13/09/2019 - 02:26
The "live horror" theatre experience where you fight zombies under ground in central London.

Downton Abbey film: 14 things you need to know

Fri, 13/09/2019 - 01:11
The stars of the much-loved drama reveal what it's like to be hitting the big screen.

Why Trans Pride is about more than 'Kylie and cocktails'

Fri, 13/09/2019 - 01:10
The organiser of London's first ever trans pride wants a mix of protest and celebration.

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