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Brexit: EU negotiator says 'time's short' for reaching deal

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 15:57:02 GMT

A Brexit deal will need to be reached by October 2018, EU negotiator Michel Barnier says.

Man found guilty over Belgium attacks terror suspect cash

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 14:19:00 GMT

A man is convicted of giving £3,000 to the "man in the hat" suspected over Brussels terror attacks.

Peter Vaughan: Thrones and Porridge star dies at 93

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 15:22:22 GMT

British actor Peter Vaughan, best known for roles in Game of Thrones and Porridge, dies aged 93.

Parents of killed Santa Safari tour worker travel to Lapland

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 15:42:02 GMT

Tributes have been paid to a Fife tour guide who was stabbed to death in Lapland.

Man shot in head during Fulham restaurant 'ambush'

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 13:06:23 GMT

A man dies when he is shot in the head during a suspected ambush outside a restaurant in west London, police say.

Pisa tests: UK lags behind in global school rankings

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 15:52:35 GMT

The UK is still lagging behind at education, with little progress in international rankings.

'Overworked' pharmacist 'gave woman wrong pills'

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 13:18:35 GMT

An 'overworked' pharmacist gave out the wrong pills to a grandmother who later died, a court hears.

Ex-QPR employee Chris Gieler named in abuse inquiry

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 13:21:52 GMT

QPR say they are aware of historical child abuse allegations made against ex-employee Chris Gieler.

Terrorism officers arrest man at Heathrow Airport

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 15:43:50 GMT

A 22-year-old man is arrested by counter-terrorism officers at Heathrow Airport on return to the UK.

Vinyl sales made more than downloads last week

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:25:31 GMT

For the first time, vinyl albums make more money for the music industry than downloads.

Breakthrough in 46-year mystery of missing toddler

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 13:45:58 GMT

Australian police have a new suspect in the inquiry into the disappearance of UK-born toddler Cheryl Grimmer.

Peter Vaughan: Compelling actor who excelled in unsympathetic roles

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 14:34:55 GMT

British actor Peter Vaughan, best known for roles in Game of Thrones and Porridge, has died at the age of 93.

Barnsley petrol station hit-and-run caught on CCTV

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 09:40:23 GMT

A petrol station worker in Barnsley is run over by a driver fleeing with £120 of fuel.

Bucket list student Matt Greenwood 'overwhelmed by support'

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:51:11 GMT

A 21-year-old bone cancer patient says he's been overwhelmed by the support of friends who've raised more than £56,000 to help him achieve his bucket list.

Live: Brexit Supreme Court case

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 09:53:18 GMT

The Supreme Court continues a landmark legal hearing into whether Parliament's consent is required before official Brexit negotiations can begin.

Lorry driver jailed over Hull red light crossing deaths

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 13:24:43 GMT

A lorry driver who killed a mother and daughter when he drove through a red light is jailed for 14 months.

Football abuse: Billy Seymour says life has been chaos after abuse

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 10:37:03 GMT

A former Southampton youth player and ex-professional footballer who says he was abused by his former coach Bob Higgins tells Victoria Derbyshire it led to a life of chaos.

Boy gets stolen bike back on anniversary of dad's death

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:26:12 GMT

A young boy’s bike, which had been stolen and was the last present his late father gave him, has been returned

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Christmas flag flyer threatened with fine because of 'barmy rules'

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:52:53 GMT

A woman is threatened with a £2,500 fine for flying an "unapproved" Santa flag outside her home without planning permission.

Dovedale walkers told stepping stones 'impassable'

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 11:50:58 GMT

People are told to avoid using the Dovedale stepping stones in the Peak District because two have been washed away after heavy rain.

Newspaper review: Robots 'to steal 15m jobs' and Brexit case

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 05:18:10 GMT

Warnings from the Bank of England governor and the Supreme Court Brexit case feature on Tuesday's front pages.


Tue, 06 Dec 2016 13:53:51 GMT

Actor Peter Vaughan, who has died aged 93, seldom played leading roles, but in a seven-year career he became an ever-present figure on stage, screen and TV.

Years without knowing

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 02:54:57 GMT

When footballers decide to speak openly about claims they had been sexually abused, it came as a shock to loved ones.

White men only?

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 09:21:26 GMT

With the government's battle over Article 50 going to the Supreme Court, there has been much comment about the gender and ethnic make-up of the judges and barristers at work. But how "diverse" is the legal profession?

'Living in fear'

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:43:54 GMT

The human impact of rail strikes on commuters


Tue, 06 Dec 2016 02:55:47 GMT

Kevin Bishop talks about his starring role as a would-be elocution expert in a play set in the 1930s, at the end of the silent movie era.