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Abuse accuser Carl Beech says he 'saw three boys being murdered'

Fri, 24/05/2019 - 18:16
Carl Beech wept as he told police how his friend "Scott" was killed after an MI5 boss's warning.

Lewis Capaldi: Scottish singer's album is fastest-selling of 2019 so far

Fri, 24/05/2019 - 17:40
Scots singer hopes to "make some money finally" after his debut record goes straight to number one.

Liberal Democrats start leadership contest

Fri, 24/05/2019 - 17:01
Sir Vince Cable confirms he will hand over to his successor on 23 July.

Birmingham LGBT school row: Protests 'won't stop lessons'

Fri, 24/05/2019 - 16:11
Protesters vow to carry on opposing the teaching of LGBT issues to primary school children.

Theresa May resignation: What does it mean for Brexit?

Fri, 24/05/2019 - 15:54
With Theresa May announcing her departure, both No Deal and No Brexit are more likely.

Theresa May: Who will be the next prime minister?

Fri, 24/05/2019 - 15:01
Runners and riders in the Conservative leadership race after Theresa May says she will step down.

Does a hit song really need 9 writers?

Fri, 24/05/2019 - 14:57
Rudimental just won a songwriting prize for a song that credits nine writers. How many is too many?

Sheffield 'incident': Two boys die in Shiregreen

Fri, 24/05/2019 - 14:48
A man and woman have been arrested on suspicion of murdering the boys, aged 13 and 14.

Monkeys saved after Birmingham nature reserve arson attack

Fri, 24/05/2019 - 14:45
Rosie and Gucci were fed bananas to stop them escaping through the hole caused by the blaze.

Whorlton Hall: Ten arrested over abuse allegations

Fri, 24/05/2019 - 14:36
Ten workers are held over the alleged mistreatment of hospital patients following a BBC investigation.

Theresa May quits: UK set for new PM by end of July

Fri, 24/05/2019 - 14:30
An emotional Theresa May confirms she will step down as Tory leader on 7 June, saying she has done all she can and a new prime minister will have to deliver Brexit.

Chelmsford school locker death: Boy, 9, killed in fall

Fri, 24/05/2019 - 14:22
The child had been with family members at an after-school swimming club, police say.

Sir Philip Green told to fund Arcadia's pension deficit

Fri, 24/05/2019 - 14:15
The Topshop tycoon has been asked to put his own money into the firm's pension pot.

Man kept as slave and beaten for two years near Swansea

Fri, 24/05/2019 - 13:34
A father and son both admit beating the 20-year-old victim and will be sentenced next month.

UK flights: Number of planes using British skies to reach all-time high

Fri, 24/05/2019 - 13:01
Six per minute are expected in one day, with a bank holiday and half-term contributing to the spike.

Theresa May: Did she solve her seven burning injustices?

Fri, 24/05/2019 - 11:31
When Theresa May became prime minister in July 2016 she identified seven burning injustices.

Theresa May's political career in three minutes

Fri, 24/05/2019 - 11:08
Brexit came to define her time as prime minister, but Theresa May had a long and varied political career.

Theresa May: How the PM fought through Brexit battles

Fri, 24/05/2019 - 11:06
It's been a struggle that lasted three years – how did Theresa May's leadership play out?

UK retail sales stall in April

Fri, 24/05/2019 - 11:00
The ONS said sales were flat in April, as clothing sales offset declines in other sectors.

Students 'may have been unfairly deported' over English test cheat claims

Fri, 24/05/2019 - 10:47
The Home Office should have done more to protect people who did not cheat in their English tests, says watchdog.

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