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Hundreds attend Alesha MacPhail farewell

21 Jul 2018 14:50


The six-year-old killed on the Isle of Bute is described as "the brightest thing" at her funeral.


Sooty at 70: Magic, water pistols and enduring popularity

21 Jul 2018 14:18


How a glove puppet went from Blackpool's North Pier to much-loved screen star.


Newsreader Lewis Vaughan Jones makes debut wearing hearing aid

21 Jul 2018 13:49


Lewis Vaughan Jones, 37, feared his career was over after he suddenly lost the hearing in one ear.


Wing-walking at the Farnborough Airshow

21 Jul 2018 13:28


Three women who do gymnastics on a plane explain the challenges of performing at height.


Tanyalee Davis: More train trouble for disabled comedian

21 Jul 2018 13:17


Tanyalee Davis was left stranded when a ramp for her mobility scooter failed to arrive.


Driver who left car on M1 'had somewhere to be'

21 Jul 2018 13:13


Highways England said the car was left in lane one of the southbound M1 for almost an hour.


Woman hit with roof slate and raped

21 Jul 2018 12:27


The victim, believed to be in her 20s, went to a nearby house for help following the attack in Oldham.


Wolverhampton shooting: Police begin murder inquiry

21 Jul 2018 11:44


Police were called to a Wolverhampton street after reports of gunshots on Friday.


How long is it taking to paint the Forth Road Bridge?

21 Jul 2018 11:30


Officials confirm the Queensferry Crossing paintwork will not be completed until December 2019.


DUP meet to discuss Ian Paisley future after suspension

21 Jul 2018 11:17


Senior members of the DUP are holding a private meeting to discuss the future of North Antrim MP Ian Paisley.


Alton Water: Blue-green algae shuts new aqua park

21 Jul 2018 11:10


Managers apologised to those hoping to come this week and said they could re-book or get a refund.


Smart meters to cut energy bills by just £11, say MPs

21 Jul 2018 10:50


MPs say smart meters will not deliver expected savings and their rollout will not meet a deadline.


Toblerone: Bar to revert to original shape

21 Jul 2018 10:39


Makers scrap the 150g bar, likened to a bike rack, in favour of a heavier one in its traditional shape.


Sir Tom Jones 'determined' to return to performing

21 Jul 2018 08:58


The Welsh singer called off four shows this week as he is in hospital with a "bacterial infection".


The secret pavement code that helps me get around

21 Jul 2018 06:06


Have you ever noticed the lumps and bumps on our pavements? They're vital for partially sighted people.


Declan McKenna: My 12 months on the road

21 Jul 2018 05:45


The 19-year-old looks back on a year of touring the world and explains how he's approaching the follow-up to his debut.


UK Heatwave 2018: The winners and losers

21 Jul 2018 00:16


There are, as with most things in life, pros and cons to the hot weather - here are some of the winners and losers of the season.


The celebrities 'banned' from the prime minister's party

20 Jul 2018 23:36


What an annotated guest list for a party at Number 10 reveals about Denis Thatcher.


What is the sex 'superbug' STD MGen?

20 Jul 2018 23:23


What do you need to know about mycoplasma genitalium, the emerging sexually transmitted "superbug"?


Lovell lights: turning a telescope into an art installation

20 Jul 2018 23:18


How the giant Lovell radio telescope at Jodrell Bank is transformed into a 3,200 tonne art installation.


Mortgage misery: The homeowners facing repossession

20 Jul 2018 20:52


Excessive lending before the Financial Crisis has left many homeowners at risk of having their homes repossessed


Something blue: Bride gets to wedding in police car

20 Jul 2018 18:13


The kind-hearted coppers were asked by the bridesmaids if they were strippers.


Belfast barber offers haircuts to Liverpool dementia patients

20 Jul 2018 17:32


A barber from Belfast has travelled to a care home in Liverpool to offer haircuts to people with dementia.


Reality Check: What would a 'no deal' Brexit look like?

20 Jul 2018 17:19


Both the UK and EU are becoming increasingly vocal about the need to prepare for no Brexit deal.


The brilliant butterflies you spotted in your back garden

20 Jul 2018 12:05


People across the UK share the best butterflies they have spotted in gardens, meadows and nature reserves.


'I'll either be the next Bolt or (a really fast) estate agent'

20 Jul 2018 09:29


The British 100m sprinter talks to Newsbeat about his success and admits he's either the next Usain Bolt or he'll become an estate agent.


Biker jailed after filming himself riding at 189mph

20 Jul 2018 08:48


Police found hours of footage on a laptop at Adam Campion's home.


Chez Charles? Prince home 'on show' at parents' pad

20 Jul 2018 08:13


The Prince of Wales picks more than 100 items for an exhibition marking his 70th birthday.


Zara Holland on Love Island: 'Like being in a posh prison'

20 Jul 2018 04:52


Former contestant Zara Holland talks about being on the show and how the experience impacted her health.


Blind dog gave autistic woman 'hope in life'

20 Jul 2018 00:45


Emma Barker, 18, who has autism and depression, says adopting a dog "saved her life".


Why Conservatives are fighting each other

19 Jul 2018 20:33


The government is heading towards the summer break, wracked by infighting among Tory MPs.


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