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Britons killed in Saudi Arabia coach crash

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Four Britons on a pilgrimage died and 12 more were hurt when their coach crashed, a travel firm says.

Jeremy Hunt threatens social media with new child-protection laws

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The health secretary wants action from the sites on underage use, bullying and screen-time limits.

London Marathon 2018 hottest on record

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More than 40,000 runners took part in the 26.2-mile event amid temperatures of at least 24.1C (75.3F).

Marathon: Mo Farah breaks British record

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Britain's Mo Farah finishes third at the London Marathon in a new British record as Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge wins for a third time.

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Chelsea beat Saints to set up Man Utd final

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Goals from Olivier Giroud and Alvaro Morata help Chelsea beat Southampton to reach the FA Cup final against Manchester United.


Brexit: Morgan calls for 'rational debate' on UK's customs plans


Nicky Morgan says MPs have a duty to examine the UK's customs plans and not engage in "sabre-rattling".

Two questioned over filmed assault on girl in Bangor


The 16-year-old girl was kicked and punched in the face in the attack in Bangor which was videoed.


Man seriously hurt in Brighton 'road rage attack'


An argument between the occupants of two cars in Brighton followed a road rage incident, police said.


Windrush: Corbyn says PM ignored immigration policy warnings


The Labour leader says Theresa May is responsible for the effects of a "hostile" migration policy.

Two die after Porsche crash on A525 Denbigh bypass


A blue Porsche Caymen crashed on the A525 Denbigh bypass on Saturday night.


WW1 hero honoured 100 years after daring submarine raid


Lt Richard Sandford blew up his submarine under a viaduct stopping German U-boats in 1918.


Stephen Lawrence murder: Police should 'revisit' Macpherson lessons


Vigilance is needed to root out racial stereotyping which can lead to injustice says the Archbishop of York.

Carwyn Jones 'not done yet' says Jeremy Corbyn


The UK Labour leader pays tribute to Wales' first minister, who has announced he is to step down.


Carwyn Jones exit 'does not help Sargeant family'


The departure of Carwyn Jones does not help the family of an ex-minister who died, a lawyer says.


Security services 'to get more power to stop attacks'


Security services will get more powers to stop terror attacks, according to a leaked document.


How hard is giving up plastic for a month?

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Ten years ago I tried to live without plastic for a month. A decade on, would it be easier or harder?

Dram master

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Rachel Barrie is a rarity in the world of Scotch whisky - a female master blender.


Judah Adunbi charged with racially aggravated offence


Judah Adunbi was a former member of the Independent Advisory Group to Avon and Somerset Police.


Dean Tate: Body found in search for missing man

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Police believe the body on an island in the Bristol Channel is Dean Tate, 40, last seen two months ago.


Real ale fans won't represent all drinkers

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A plan for the Campaign for Real Ale to promote other beers as well as real ales is narrowly voted down.

Saturday, Apr 21

Wales first minister to stand down

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Welsh Labour leader says he went through "the darkest of times" after death of a minster he sacked.

Boy, 3, drowns in David Lloyd fitness club pool in Leeds

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The boy was swimming with his family in a David Lloyd Fitness Club in Moortown, Leeds.

Cystic fibrosis: Company urged to lower cost of life-changing drug

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Health ministers call on company to lower price of cystic fibrosis drug Orkambi so the NHS can afford it.

Theresa May: Compensation for Windrush generation


The prime minister says people who were treated unfairly will receive payments "where appropriate".

Friday, Apr 20

Kent arrest in Hither Green fatal burglary probe

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A man wanted over the Hither Green break-in where an intruder was killed is held by police.

Prince Charles to be next Commonwealth head

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Commonwealth leaders agree that the Prince of Wales will be the next head of the organisation.

Skripal poisoning: Salisbury toxic hotspots clean-up begins

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Police cordons seal off parts of the city but officials insist there is no danger to the public.

Windrush: Alan Johnson says landing cards decision was made in 2009

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Former Labour home secretary says the "administrative decision" was made by UK Border Agency officials.

Thursday, Apr 19

UK temperatures top 29C in hottest April day since 1949

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Temperatures have hit 29.1C in London, making it the warmest April day for nearly 70 years.

Clevedon house crash: Woman dies as van hits building

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A woman, 34, and a man, 33, remain in police custody on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.

Commonwealth meeting: Queen hopes Prince Charles will succeed her

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She tells leaders it is her "sincere wish" for Prince Charles to be the next head of the Commonwealth.

Dale Winton, Supermarket Sweep presenter, dies aged 62

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Tributes paid to the "generous soul with a touch of naughty" who rose to fame hosting Supermarket Sweep.

Wednesday, Apr 18

UK confirms post-Brexit passport deal with Gemalto

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The Franco-Dutch firm will make the UK's post-Brexit blue passports as De La Rue accepts defeat.

Windrush: Theresa May hits back at Labour over landing cards

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Theresa May says the decision was taken to destroy documents in 2009 - but Labour disputes this.

Daryll Rowe jailed for infecting men with HIV


Daryll Rowe infected five men he had unprotected sex with and sabotaged the condoms of another five.

London Marathon weather: Sunday's race could be hottest on record

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Sunday's London Marathon could be the hottest on record, with organisers saying they will be sending advice to runners this week.

Tuesday, Apr 17

London violence: Forest Gate teenager stabbed to death


Sami Sidhom's death brings the total number of stabbing fatalities in London this year to nearly 40.

Syria air strikes: Jeremy Corbyn urges MPs to assert authority

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The Labour leader says the PM showed "disregard" for convention when she authorised Syria air strikes.

UK PM apologises to Caribbean leaders

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Theresa May says the Windrush children have a right to be in the UK and will not be deported.

Alfie Evans: Parents appeal to Supreme Court again

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Tom Evans and Kate James have again asked for their terminally ill son's life support not to be ended.