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Warmer words intended to bolster May as she returns to Westminster
Many here in Brussels are under no illusions how difficult it could be for Theresa May to deliver what they are asking for.


Wim Wenders on Trump, Brexit and Harvey Weinstein
He is known for his slow-moving and beautifully-shot films like ‘Wings of Desire’, but director Wim Wenders has also spent his life taking tens of thousands of polaroid photographs. The quietly-spoken German became very animated indeed di...


Looking for life on Mars, under North Yorkshire
If you are looking for signs of life elsewhere in the solar system you might not expect to start in North Yorkshire. But that is where the world’s experts on extraterrestrial life – the astrobiologists – have been gathering. Or at l...


Rachel Maclean and Catherine Pearson debate cleaners’ rights
We’re joined by Conservative MP Rachel Maclean from the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee and Catherine Pearson who is the manager of Clean for Good, a company that aims to provide a fairer deal for its cleaners.


Special report: the hidden world of cleaners and their rights
It’s thought there are around half a million cleaners working in city blocks and offices around the country. No one knows their exact number because for the most part they’re invisible, going to work while the rest of us sleep. But we do ...

Daily Mail

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 18:02:24 +0100
'Armed man takes hostages' in Nuneaton bowling alley
MFA Bowl in Nuneaton, Warwickshire, has been placed in lockdown over reports a man armed with a shotgun has taken hostages.

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 14:47:00 +0100
Bradford woman arrested after baby falls to his death
Officers were called to the Newcastle House flats in Bradford at about 5.10pm on Saturday afternoon following a report that a child had suffered life-threatening injuries.

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 14:40:43 +0100
'Worst ever' Christmas delays may hit up to 20m journeys 
Journey times are set to double during 11 days of work over the festive period, when five out of seven major rail routes are closed affecting people from London to Glasgow.

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 14:21:41 +0100
David Beckham expands his list of upper-class friends
The so-called Poshing of Becks is nearing completion as David Beckham expands his collection of upper-class friends, quickly becoming the golden boy of swanky London party circuits.

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 13:50:33 +0100
X Factor's Talia reveals she was almost killed by her ex
Behind her smiles, Talia Dean has been hiding a devastating heartache that nearly saw her killed by her ex-boyfriend, who left her for dead after attacking her following a show in Richmond.

Daily Star

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 15:50:00 +0100
Bowling alley on lockdown as 'gunman with sawn-off shotgun takes hostages'
AN armed man carrying a sawn-off shotgun has taken two staff members hostage at a bowling alley in a Warwickshire leisure park.

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 14:40:00 +0100
Tennis babe Bouchard leaves NOTHING to the imagination in tiny bikini
EUGENIE Bouchard has stunned Instagram with her hottest snap yet.

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 13:45:00 +0100
Horror moment thug pushes unsuspecting woman onto railway tracks
TERRIFYING CCTV footage captured the moment a man shoved an unsuspecting woman onto rail tracks before calmly walking away.

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 17:50:55 +0100
BBC shows being trimmed down in packages to suit the needs of busy fans
TOP Beeb shows including EastEnders are being chopped up into bite-sized chunks for busy fans.

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 17:35:00 +0100
Yorkshire set to get their own international football team
A YORKSHIRE football team is set to play international matches.

Sky News

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 15:59:00 +0100
Gunman takes staff hostage at bowling alley
A man armed with a shotgun has taken two members of staff hostage at a bowling alley.

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 17:15:00 +0100
Bowling alley gunman 'shouting and swearing'
A man has described how a gunman armed with a sawn-off shotgun at a bowling alley was shouting and swearing and had an "aggressive demeanour".

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 17:25:00 +0100
Mum says she 'popped daughters under table'
A mother has told Sky News how she tried to keep her two young daughters safe by "popping them under the table".

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 13:03:00 +0100
WHO rescinds Mugabe ambassador role
The World Health Organisation has reversed its decision to make Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe a goodwill ambassador.

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 11:29:00 +0100
Fox rejects Macron's claim of Brexit 'bluffing'
A senior government minister has slammed the French President for suggesting Britain is "bluffing" about a "no deal" Brexit.

UK BBC

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 16:45:51 GMT
Nuneaton: Hostages held at bowling alley, boss says
Two hostages are held at Bermuda Park complex, in an incident police say is unconnected to terrorism.

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 16:25:51 GMT
Borrow more to boost building, says Sajid Javid
The cabinet minister says a lack of affordable housing is the "biggest barrier to social progress".

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 11:43:38 GMT
Brexit: Emily Thornberry predicts no deal with the EU
Emily Thornberry predicts the UK's "intransigence" will stop agreement being reached with Brussels.

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 15:49:57 GMT
Gemma Collins 'stacks it' at Radio 1 awards
Reality TV star Gemma Collins was presenting the award for best TV show when she fell.

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 16:20:23 GMT
Dubai Scot jailed for three months for public indecency
Businessman Jamie Harron was arrested after touching a man's hip in a Dubai bar.

UK Breaking

Sat, 21 Oct 2017 23:52:18 GMT
Fox News' Bill O'Reilly given $100m contract just weeks after sexual harassment payout

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 15:25:33 GMT
Nuneaton bowling alley on lockdown as police respond to 'ongoing incident' 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 16:22:37 GMT
Illegal drug ketamine could ease migraine pain, US study finds 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 14:58:27 GMT
'The only way' of dealing with British Islamic State fighters is to kill them in almost every case, minister says

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 12:23:26 GMT
World Health Organization strips Mugabe of goodwill ambassador role

UK Daily Express

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 17:39:00 +0100
Man with sawn-off shotgun takes hostages at Nuneaton bowling alley
BERMUDA Park in Nuneaton is on lockdown after a gunman with a sawn-off shotgun took hostages at a bowling alley.

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 13:40:00 +0100
BBC Brexit bias EXPOSED: Leave vote 'would be even BIGGER' but third more Remainers on air
THE BBC and its top journalists are guilty of bias against Brexit and more British people would have voted to leave the European Union if coverage was fair, according to a damning report.

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 13:12:00 +0100
Huge win for British expats: Spain PROTECTS UK citizen's rights even if Brexit 'no deal'
BRITISH expats living in Spain will be protected even if the UK walks away from Brussels without a deal, the Spanish Foreign Minister has claimed.

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 12:00:00 +0100
Public backs Brexit no deal: Shock poll suggests Theresa May SHOULD walk away
BRITISH voters back a no-deal Brexit and have little appetite for another referendum on European Union membership, a poll has found.

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 11:25:00 +0100
Clueless Thornberry rubbished for Brexit stance which could leave UK with €60BN exit bill
ANDREW MARR accused Emily Thornberry of trying to weaken Britain in Brexit talks "so we would have to do whatever the EU says" as Labour tries to take a no-deal Brexit scenario off the table.

UK Independent

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 17:42:00 +0000
Nuneaton: Two bowling alley staff held hostage by man with sawn-off shotgun
A gunman who stormed a bowling alley in Nuneaton has taken two members of staff hostage, according to the company's chief executive.

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 16:18:00 +0000
Labour condemns 'failing' probation reforms as growing numbers of offenders sent back to prison
An influx of inmates returning to jail is heaping pressure on overcrowded prisons, campaigners say

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 15:34:00 +0000
Sajid Javid condemned for failing to commit funding for tower block sprinklers in wake of Grenfell Tower fire
Labour warns failure to act is 'a neglect of government's responsibility to worried residents'

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 15:17:00 +0000
Church of Scientology opens headquarters in Birmingham, amid protests from former members
'People don't understand what's going on in their local area and that's very frightening,' says demonstrator

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 15:11:04 +0000
Girlfriend tells of moment she broke boyfriend's penis
Megan Barker says she heard an 'awful rip'

UK Telegraph

Sat, 21 Oct 2017 23:52:18 GMT
Fox News' Bill O'Reilly given $100m contract just weeks after sexual harassment payout

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 15:25:33 GMT
Nuneaton bowling alley on lockdown as police respond to 'ongoing incident' 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 16:22:37 GMT
Illegal drug ketamine could ease migraine pain, US study finds 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 14:58:27 GMT
'The only way' of dealing with British Islamic State fighters is to kill them in almost every case, minister says

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 12:23:26 GMT
World Health Organization strips Mugabe of goodwill ambassador role

UK Times

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