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Newspaper headlines: Prince Philip gets a new car - but will he drive it?

Fri, 18/01/2019 - 23:42
The Duke of Edinburgh has a new car a day after his crash, but the Queen "wants him to stop driving".

Changing my name helped me get a job

Fri, 18/01/2019 - 22:33
Why jobseekers with ethnic names change personal details on their CVs.

'Frail' Edinburgh couple face removal to Iran

Fri, 18/01/2019 - 22:06
The couple have lived in Scotland for years but their lawyer claims they could "live the rest of their days without their family".

Can pubs stand many more Dry Januarys?

Fri, 18/01/2019 - 22:00
The abstinence campaign may be good for our health but it has left pubs and brewers feeling nervous.

Unlawfully detained couple awarded £90k in damages

Fri, 18/01/2019 - 21:10
Iwona Deptka and Henry Sadlowski were unlawfully held for 154 days after being found sleeping rough.

Warrington cocaine gang 'instilled fear' in community

Fri, 18/01/2019 - 20:43
The drug ring used assault rifles and pump-action shotguns to "instil fear in the community".

Man arrested after knife alert at Dartford station

Fri, 18/01/2019 - 20:30
A Taser stun gun was drawn by officers during the arrest but not deployed, British Transport Police said.

Royal Navy sailor cleared in Canada group sex case

Fri, 18/01/2019 - 20:05
Darren Smalley had been accused of taking part in a group sex attack on a woman at a Canadian military base.

Statue for Wales' first black headteacher Betty Campbell

Fri, 18/01/2019 - 18:51
Betty Campbell is chosen for the statue in Cardiff as Wales' Hidden Heroine following a BBC Wales vote.

Did Boris talk Turkey during Brexit campaign?

Fri, 18/01/2019 - 18:49
The former Foreign Secretary says he didn't say anything about the country during the referendum.

Leicester explosion: Three men jailed for murdering five people

Fri, 18/01/2019 - 17:45
Five people - including a mother and her two sons - were killed in the insurance scam explosion.

Lloyds, Halifax and Bank of Scotland customers face payments problems

Fri, 18/01/2019 - 17:44
Hundreds of thousands of customers were unable to do most payments transfers from online accounts.

Ant and Dec reunite for Britain's Got Talent auditions

Fri, 18/01/2019 - 17:12
Ten months after his arrest for drink driving, Ant McPartlin has rejoined Declan Donnelly at the auditions.

What's behind the success of Netflix's latest releases?

Fri, 18/01/2019 - 16:22
A look at why Bird Box, You and Sex Education are proving so popular with viewers of the streaming service.

Farage seeking 'new party' in case UK fights Euro elections

Fri, 18/01/2019 - 15:37
The former UKIP leader also says Leavers must be ready for another referendum.

IVF couple have triplets after sex mistake

Fri, 18/01/2019 - 14:10
Betty Bienias said she was shocked to find out she was expecting triplets - two of which had been conceived naturally.

'IS Beatles': Mother loses high court challenge over evidence

Fri, 18/01/2019 - 13:49
Judges say the UK has no legal duty to protect the lives of a suspected Islamic State fighter.

Bullied schoolgirl to £1m businesswoman at 20

Fri, 18/01/2019 - 13:48
Liv Conlon set up her first successful business at the age of 13 and says she is "grateful" to the bullies who motivated her.

Older drivers: Is age a factor behind the wheel?

Fri, 18/01/2019 - 13:30
As the number of over-90s with driving licences continues to rise in the UK, are there any safety fears?

Boxer Tom Bell dies in Doncaster pub shooting

Fri, 18/01/2019 - 10:46
Tom Bell, from Doncaster, is described as an "outstanding" talent and a "considerate human being".

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