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Revisited: Northern Ireland two-part special
What would it mean to be a Unionist, if the Union no longer exists?


Apsana Begum on legal battle which laid bare her life
For the first time since she was acquitted of housing benefit fraud last week, Labour MP Apsana Begum has spoken exclusively to Channel 4 News about the 18 month legal battle which laid bare her life story, the loss of her father, and alleged domesti...


Seven men guilty of murdering student who was mistakenly shot dead
Seven men have been found guilty of murdering a student - who was mistakenly killed in a drive by shooting.


Half of homicides ‘due to drugs’, says Prof Dame Carol Black
We spoke to Professor Dame Carol Black who led the independent review of drugs.


Drug deaths in England and Wales highest since records began
Drug-related deaths in England and Wales have reached an all-time high - with many of the deaths caused by opiates including heroin.

Daily Mail

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 08:49:38 GMT
Team GB's Sky Brown makes history with bronze medal in park skateboarding, aged 13
IAN HERBERT AT THE ARIAKE URBAN SPORTS PARK: Brown was overwhelmed with relief when nailing her routine third time around, to leap above Misugu Okamoto into bronze position.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 08:16:12 GMT
Uk weather: MORE storms will batter Britain during 14 HOURS of non-stop rain on Friday
Thunderstorms will bring a washout end to the week in Britain from tomorrow, with more than a month's rainfall possible in some areas - but warmer weather is on the way.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 07:56:19 GMT
Ten-day isolation could be slashed in HALF as studies show patients barely infectious after 5 days
The research, from Oxford University's Pathogen Dynamics Group, revealed four in ten infections are confirmed before there are any physical indicators, while 35% come within the first two days.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 07:39:03 GMT
Boris Johnson, Carrie and Wilfred will take a staycation next month rather than risk foreign jaunt
The move brings the Prime Minister in line with many holidaymakers who are staying in Britain to avoid Covid testing and restrictions. Pictured: The family in Scotland last summer.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 07:37:35 GMT
'Three teenagerboys' are arrested after three people left seriously wounded by shooting in Sweden
Several people have been injured in a Swedish shooting in broad daylight. A 'large police operation' is underway on Kristianstad after multiple gunshots were heard at 3.40pm.

Daily Star

Wed, 4 Aug 2021 08:35:22 +0000
Woman who landed dream job, died when car hit tree at after driving over nail
Talia Roberts was excited about her future after moving in with her partner and being days away from her graduation when tragedy struck while travelling to work on a December morning

Wed, 4 Aug 2021 08:27:33 +0000
Brits believe 'Meghan and Harry will split up and he'll return home' says expert
Royal journalist Alison Pearson said on the Channel 5 documentary Meghan at 40: Climb to Power that the Duchess of Sussex would always be viewed by some in the UK as a "villain" for "taking Harry away"

Wed, 4 Aug 2021 08:12:30 +0000
Royal Family wish Meghan Markle happy birthday with pic of her on royal duty
The Duchess of Sussex celebrates her 40th birthday today and has received warm wishes from the Queen, Prince Charles and Duchess Camilla as well as the Cambridge family

Wed, 4 Aug 2021 07:43:12 +0000
Meghan Markle 'hitting her stride' at 40, expert claims, after 'brutal' 20s
The Duchess of Sussex celebrates her 40th birthday on Wednesday which may be the beginning of the decade where she leaves her greatest mark on the world, an expert has claimed

Wed, 4 Aug 2021 07:39:46 +0000
Meghan Markle's 'family complete' as Duchess of Sussex celebrates 40th birthday
EXCLUSIVE The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have previously revealed they will only have two children – and Meghan Markle will spend today celebrating her 40th birthday with them

Sky News

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 07:34:00 +0100
Decision on coronavirus jab for more than a million 16 and 17-year-olds expected 'imminently'
The government is expected to announce the offering of a coronavirus vaccine to some 1.4 million teenagers "imminently", a minister has confirmed.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 06:50:00 +0100
Team GB's Hannah Mills and Eilidh McIntyre win sailing gold medal in women's 470 class
Team GB's Hannah Mills and Eilidh McIntyre have won a sailing gold medal in the women's 470 class.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 03:53:00 +0100
Skateboarder, 13, becomes youngest ever Team GB medallist - as nation improves medal haul
Sky Brown, 13, has won a bronze medal in the women's skateboard event - making her Great Britain's youngest ever medallist - as Team GB secured further medals in boxing.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 08:30:00 +0100
Two people killed and more than 40 injured in Czech Republic train crash
Two people died and more than 40 others were injured when a fast train from Munich collided with a commuter passenger train in the Czech Republic.

Tue, 03 Aug 2021 21:52:00 +0100
'She's a different person': Annabel is one of a growing number of children who could have long COVID
Annabel Prior was nine years old when she was struck with COVID-19 last October.

UK BBC

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 08:12:26 GMT
Covid vaccine set to be offered to 16 and 17-year-olds
More than one million teenagers would be included in a new rollout if ministers accept expert advice.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 08:10:31 GMT
Sky Brown, 13, becomes youngest ever GB medallist
Sky Brown wins bronze and becomes Great Britain's youngest summer Olympian with success also coming in sailing and boxing.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 00:04:00 GMT
Long-lasting Covid-19 symptoms rare in children
Children who become ill with coronavirus mostly recover in less than a week, research suggests.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 08:00:53 GMT
Covid: Boris Johnson to begin two-day visit to Scotland
The prime minister will not meet Scotland's first minister despite being invited to her official residence.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 06:09:52 GMT
Petrol prices at eight-year high, says RAC
Prices have risen for nine straight months - and are expected to increase further - the motoring group says.

UK Daily Express

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 09:23:00 +0100
'Humiliated' Winston Churchill gardener awarded £50k by National Trust
A FORMER gardener at Winston Churchill's family home was awarded nearly £50,000 in compensation after claiming the National Trust "completely broke her spirit".

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 09:04:00 +0100
UK fires back at Iran: Military chief calls to 'restore deterrence' against rogue state
THE UK'S military chief has hit back at Iran and said the state has made a "big mistake" by attacking an Israel-linked tanker off Oman.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 09:00:00 +0100
Bradford child sexual abuse: 19 men arrested as police clamp down in major investigation
BRADFORD police have arrested 19 men as part of an investigation into child sexual abuse in the area.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +0100
Furious residents blast 'hideous' 11ft fence to block out sound - 'Feels like prison'
LITTLEHAMPTON residents have voiced their outrage after an 11-foot fence was built around their estates.

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +0100
'She's vulnerable!' Curtice pinpoints Nicola Sturgeon's Achilles heel in referendum row
NICOLA STURGEON is in the last chance saloon and has a "point of vulnerability", polling expert Sir John Curtice has claimed.

UK Independent

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 08:46:43 GMT
Boris Johnson news – live: Brexit red tape hits UK manufacturing as PM to snub Sturgeon in Scotland trip
Follow the latest updates from the government

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 08:44:49 GMT
Aya Hachem: Seven men guilty of murdering teenager in botched drive-by shooting
Student was mistakenly shot dead while out buying groceries as petty business rivalry escalated into violence

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 08:18:58 GMT
Covid vaccines set to be rolled out to 16 and 17-year-olds
Decision to be announced on Wednesday and appointments could begin within weeks

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 08:10:28 GMT
Keir Starmer rules out any deal with SNP ‘before or after’ general election
‘There’ll be no coalition going into those elections,’ says Labour leader

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 08:00:25 GMT
Boris Johnson snubs Nicola Sturgeon invite to meet during Scotland visit
Prime minister says he wants to meet first minister as part of new ‘structured forum’ soon

UK Telegraph

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 08:54:02 GMT
Oxford Professor Sarah Gilbert is the model for the brainiest Barbie yet

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 07:50:28 GMT
Wednesday morning UK news briefing: Covid jabs for 16-year-olds

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 06:00:29 GMT
Britain must retaliate against Iran over deadly ship attack, says UK army chief

Tue, 03 Aug 2021 17:25:32 GMT
Tuesday evening UK news briefing: Team GB in track cycling row after Denmark crash

Tue, 03 Aug 2021 16:10:02 GMT
Beachy Head lighthouse to be moved further inland ... just 20 years after first relocation

UK Times

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