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The Theresa May story: The Tory leader brought down by Brexit

Fri, 24/05/2019 - 10:36
How Brexit led to the downfall of the UK's second female prime minister.

Theresa May's 'deep regret' over Brexit

Fri, 24/05/2019 - 10:33
The prime minister says she will leave office on 7 June, having failed to deliver the UK's exit from the EU.

Migraines: Calls for 'life changing' drug Aimovig on NHS in England

Fri, 24/05/2019 - 07:24
The 'life-changing' injection has been approved for use in Scotland, but not yet in England.

Royal Mint selling rare gold sovereign for £100,000

Fri, 24/05/2019 - 03:24
The gold sovereign from 1819, being offered via a ballot, is one of only 10 left in the world.

The Verve's Richard Ashcroft on the end of Bitter Sweet Symphony dispute

Fri, 24/05/2019 - 01:49
After 22 years, the song's writer Richard Ashcroft has got the rights back from the Rolling Stones.

Surgeons warn of serious hand injuries from dog leads and collars

Fri, 24/05/2019 - 01:19
A Cornwall dog owner had the skin torn off her middle finger by a lead wound tightly round her hand.

Norfolk thatcher's puppy Shuck has roof work licked

Fri, 24/05/2019 - 00:43
At just a few weeks old, Shuck is showing he has what it takes to be a thatcher's mate.

Tees cartoons: How Middlesbrough is animating the future

Fri, 24/05/2019 - 00:28
Wannabe animators from across the world are now flocking to Middlesbrough.

John Wilson: Memorial service to honour 'fishing legend'

Fri, 24/05/2019 - 00:20
The event at Norwich Cathedral commemorates John Wilson, who was made an MBE for services to angling.

Londonderry alert: Petrol bombs thrown at police officers

Thu, 23/05/2019 - 23:35
Police were attending a security alert close to a polling station in Londonderry when they were attacked.

Julian Assange, Wikileaks co-founder, faces 17 new charges in US

Thu, 23/05/2019 - 23:28
The US is hoping to extradite the Wikileaks co-founder, who is currently in jail in the UK.

Ministers expect Theresa May to reveal No 10 departure date on Friday

Thu, 23/05/2019 - 22:39
Senior cabinet ministers expect the PM to outline a timetable on Friday for her successor to be chosen.

Abuse accuser Carl Beech told police 'MI5 boss stole my dog'

Thu, 23/05/2019 - 19:02
Carl Beech told police his dog was taken as a warning when he missed a meeting with his abusers.

Transgender women's right to use Hampstead Heath ponds acknowledged

Thu, 23/05/2019 - 19:01
Stonewall says it is "not a new rule" but a campaigner says the policy is "absolutely disgusting".

Football coach Bob Higgins guilty of abusing trainees

Thu, 23/05/2019 - 18:40
Bob Higgins, who "held supreme power" over young footballers' careers, is convicted of 45 offences.

European elections 2019: EU citizens turned away from UK polls

Thu, 23/05/2019 - 18:17
Thousands of EU citizens have been unable to vote in the European elections, a campaign group says.

London Bridge inquest: Bullet 'centimetres' from witness

Thu, 23/05/2019 - 18:09
Court sees image of the moment a police shot comes through pub window, striking another man in the head.

The Bitter Sweet Symphony dispute is over

Thu, 23/05/2019 - 17:39
Richard Ashcroft says Mick Jagger and Keith Richards have relinquished their claim on the song.

Whorlton Hall: Hospital abuse missed despite at least 100 official visits

Thu, 23/05/2019 - 17:10
Inspectors, council staff and NHS officials went in twice week on average in the year before Panorama expose.

Huawei: China warns of investment blow to UK over 5G ban

Thu, 23/05/2019 - 16:04
A top Chinese diplomat tells the BBC there could be "substantial" repercussions if the UK bars Huawei.

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