Accused denies role in 'horrific murder' of Pc Andrew Harper

Accused denies role in 'horrific murder' of Pc Andrew Harper

A man accused of killing a police officer while he investigated a burglary has denied any involvement in his "horrific murder". Jed Foster, 20, is charged over the death of 28-year-old newlywed Pc Andrew Harper on Thursday evening in the village...
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Bank Holiday weather: A look ahead to the long weekend

Bank Holiday weather: A look ahead to the long weekend

A look at what the weather holds in store around the country as people prepare for a three-day weekend. Those hoping for glorious sunshine may be disappointed, but rain is also scarce.
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Bury could face Football League expulsion by the end of the week

Bury could face Football League expulsion by the end of the week

Bury have been given until the end of the week to save their EFL status after the suspension on their notice of withdrawal of membership was lifted by the organisation. The EFL has suspended the Shakers' first four League One matches and a Caraba...
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The best lightweight sports cars on sale today

The best lightweight sports cars on sale today

Lightweight cars are often the most fun when the roads get twisty. Here are some of the best sports cars on the market today with no extra fat.
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Second-hand hybrids for under GBP10,000

Second-hand hybrids for under GBP10,000

Finding an electric car on a budget is not an impossible task, with plenty of affordable used models sweeping the classifieds. We take a look at some of the best for GBP10,000.
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Countdown to Brexit: 72 days until Britain leaves the EU

Countdown to Brexit: 72 days until Britain leaves the EU

Britain is set to leave the European Union on October 31 2019. Here we take a look at the latest figures behind Brexit.
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Woman killed in Montana demolition derby crash

Woman killed in Montana demolition derby crash

A woman was killed and at least seven other people were injured when a car competing in a demolition derby in Helena, Montana, crashed into spectators.
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Disabled globetrotter refuses to let her wheelchair stop her travelling the world solo

Disabled globetrotter refuses to let her wheelchair stop her travelling the world solo

An intrepid globetrotter has told of her determination to travel solo around the world - refusing to let her wheelchair or lack of verbal communication hold her back. Nadia Clarke, 27, from Halifax, West Yorkshire, was born with cerebral palsy, a ...
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Uber Boat arrives in Cambridge offering punting trips on app

Uber Boat arrives in Cambridge offering punting trips on app

Cambridge's famous punting tours will be available to book through the popular Uber app ahead of the Bank holiday. With a click of a button, riders can cut the queue and book a punt to take them along the River Cam, with boats and chauffeurs prov...
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The Great British Bake Off: Meet this year's amateur bakers

The Great British Bake Off: Meet this year's amateur bakers

The new series of The Great British Bake Off kicks off next week, with 13 amateur bakers taking to the tent. Take a look at this year's competitors.
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Prop Store is to hold the UK's largest annual live auction of film and TV memorabilia

Prop Store is to hold the UK's largest annual live auction of film and TV memorabilia

A total of 900 rare and iconic lots will be sold during Prop Store's unique entertainment memorabilia live auction over two days on Monday September 30 and Tuesday October 1 in Waterloo, London. The auction will be live-streamed online for fans t...
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Solskjaer on Man United penalty confusion after draw at Wolves

Solskjaer on Man United penalty confusion after draw at Wolves

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer gives a press conference after the Premier League team's 1-1 draw away to Wolves. Paul Pogba missed a penalty as Ruben Neves' strike earned Wolves a point.
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Marchioness disaster remembered 30 years on

Marchioness disaster remembered 30 years on

Mourners gather on the banks of the River Thames at Southwark Bridge to mark the 30th anniversary of the Marchioness disaster, in which 51 people died in August 1989. A vigil led by attendees at Southwark Cathedral included the throwing of petals...
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Pc Andrew Harper's wife pays tribute to late husband in emotional open letter

Pc Andrew Harper's wife pays tribute to late husband in emotional open letter

The wife of a newlywed police officer who died as he attended reports of a burglary has described him as "the kindest, loveliest, most selfless" person. Lissie Harper was married to Pc Andrew Harper, who died last Thursday evening after being dra...
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20-year-old man charged with murder of Pc Andrew Harper

20-year-old man charged with murder of Pc Andrew Harper

Jed Foster, 20, has been charged with the murder of Pc Andrew Harper who was killed on Thursday night while investigating a burglary near the village of Sulhamstead in Berkshire, the Crown Prosecution Service said.
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Ed Sheeran exhibition to open in Ipswich

Ed Sheeran exhibition to open in Ipswich

Ed Sheeran's journey to global stardom, from busking to selling out Wembley Arena, has been turned into an exhibition in his home county of Suffolk. His father John Sheeran has curated the free exhibition, called Ed Sheeran: Made In Suffolk, whic...
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Volunteers from 'far and wide' helping in river search for missing six-year-old

Volunteers from 'far and wide' helping in river search for missing six-year-old

Hundreds of volunteers have travelled from "far and wide" to help police search for a missing schoolboy who fell into a river while fishing with his family. Lucas Dobson slipped into the River Stour in Sandwich, Kent, on Saturday afternoon while ...
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Sir Elton John defends Harry and Meghan over private jet use

Sir Elton John defends Harry and Meghan over private jet use

Singer Sir Elton John has defended the Duke and Duchess of Sussex over their use of private jets. The star said that he provided Harry and Meghan and their baby son Archie with a private flight to "maintain a high level of much-needed protection".
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Police chief says dissident republicans tried to lure police to their deaths

Police chief says dissident republicans tried to lure police to their deaths

Deputy Chief Constable Stephen Martin comments on the explosion in Co Fermanagh, speaking at PSNI HQ in Belfast. He said dissident republicans attempted to lure police and Army personnel to their deaths.
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Baby born on rescue helicopter celebrates first birthday with crew

Baby born on rescue helicopter celebrates first birthday with crew

Alicia and Sandy MacDonald recall the birth of their son Torran above Penzance in an air ambulance after Alicia went into labour early in the Isles of Scilly in August 2018. As there was no midwife on the islands, HM Coastguard picked up midwife ...
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Kayaker witness glacier collapse in Alaska

Kayaker witness glacier collapse in Alaska

Credit: Home with the Hoopers This is the moment a kayaker witnesses a glacier collapse while out on the waters in Alaska.
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Jeremy Corbyn urges general election to solve Brexit 'crisis'

Jeremy Corbyn urges general election to solve Brexit 'crisis'

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn makes a speech to party members and media at Pen Green Children's Centre in Corby, Northamptonshire. In the speech he talks about the Brexit 'crisis', the country being on a 'cliff edge', Donald Trump and Boris Johnson,...
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Boris Johnson still confident of agreeing a deal with EU

Boris Johnson still confident of agreeing a deal with EU

Prime Minister Boris Johnson says he is still confident of agreeing a deal with the European Union despite increased preparations for a no-deal exit. Mr Johnson spoke during a visit to the Royal Cornwall Hospital in Truro, where he was announcing...
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Duke of York 'appalled' over Epstein sex scandal claims

Duke of York 'appalled' over Epstein sex scandal claims

The Duke of York has said he is "appalled" by recent sex abuse claims surrounding his former friend Jeffrey Epstein. Prince Andrew released a statement after new footage emerged showing him inside the convicted paedophile's Manhattan mansion in 2010.
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Wolves v Manchester United: Premier League match preview

Wolves v Manchester United: Premier League match preview

An in-depth look at the Premier League clash between Wolves and Manchester United.
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Countdown to Brexit: 73 days until Britain leaves the EU

Countdown to Brexit: 73 days until Britain leaves the EU

Britain is set to leave the European Union on October 31 2019. Here we take a look at the latest figures behind Brexit.
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The Marchioness disaster - what you need to know

The Marchioness disaster - what you need to know

On the 30th anniversary of the Marchioness disaster, a look back at the events of August 20 1989, when 51 people died on the River Thames in London, when a dredger collided with a pleasure boat.
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Migrants jump off rescue boat to try to reach Italian island

Migrants jump off rescue boat to try to reach Italian island

Several migrants have jumped into the sea from a Spanish rescue boat that has been blocked for days from docking at an Italian island in a thwarted bid to reach land on their own.
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Trendsetting pensioner turns rubbish into 'wearable artwork'

Trendsetting pensioner turns rubbish into 'wearable artwork'

A trendsetting pensioner has spent five decades proving that one man's trash really is another man's treasure by turning rubbish she scavenges from the streets into 'wearable artwork' - which she sells for up to GBP400 a piece. Concerned about sa...
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Olaf Falafel wins 2019 Edinburgh Fringe Festival joke of the year

Olaf Falafel wins 2019 Edinburgh Fringe Festival joke of the year

Comedian and children's book writer Olaf Falafel is awarded Dave's top prize for the 2019 Edinburgh Fringe Festival joke of the year. Swedish comedian Falafel has previously come close to clinching the winning joke, but this year's effort sealed ...
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Olaf Falafel wins Edinburgh Festival Fringe joke of the year

Olaf Falafel wins Edinburgh Festival Fringe joke of the year

Comedian and children's book writer Olaf Falafel is awarded Dave's top prize for the 2019 Edinburgh Festival Fringe joke of the year. The Swedish comedian has previously come close to clinching the prize, but this year's effort sealed victory. H...
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Joe Root: Archer adds a different dynamic to England

Joe Root: Archer adds a different dynamic to England

Joe Root said Jofra Archer adds a different dynamic to England after the 24-year-old made his Ashes debut. England drew the second Ashes test against Australia at Lords.
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Unai Emery: We never wants to play against Liverpool

Unai Emery: We never wants to play against Liverpool

Arsenal manager Unai Emery said "never wants to play against Liverpool" as he previews his side's trip to Anfield. Both Liverpool and Arsenal have six points after the two opening games of the Premier League season.
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Unai Emery: We never want to play against Liverpool

Unai Emery: We never want to play against Liverpool

Arsenal manager Unai Emery said "never wants to play against Liverpool" as he previews his side's trip to Anfield on August 24. Both Liverpool and Arsenal have six points after the two opening games of the Premier League season.
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Frank Lampard: It was a very special moment for me

Frank Lampard: It was a very special moment for me

Chelsea manager Frank Lampard speaks of the warm welcome he received from supporters at Stamford Bridge for his side's Premier League match against Leicester. But he also spoke of disappointment when it came to the team's performance which saw the...
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Premier League round up

Premier League round up

A round-up of this weekend's Premier League scores with added commentary from post-match press conferences.
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British daredevil performs a handstand on a motorbike at 76mph in record attempt

British daredevil performs a handstand on a motorbike at 76mph in record attempt

A British daredevil has performed a handstand on a motorbike while travelling at more than 76mph. Attempting to set a world record for the fastest headstand on a motorcycle, Marco George, 30, from Fleet, clocked a speed of 76.1764mph at the Strai...
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Lucas Dobson: Search for six-year-old boy in River Stour

Lucas Dobson: Search for six-year-old boy in River Stour

A specialist team searches a section of the River Stour for missing six-year-old Lucas Dobson, who fell into the river in Sandwich on Saturday afternoon. Lucas Dobson slipped into the River Stour in Sandwich, Kent, on Saturday afternoon, while on...
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Countdown to Brexit: 74 days until Britain leaves the EU

Countdown to Brexit: 74 days until Britain leaves the EU

Britain is set to leave the European Union on October 31 2019. Here we take a look at the latest figures behind Brexit.
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Didcot power station demolished

Didcot power station demolished

The remains of the coal-fired Didcot power station in Oxfordshire, where four workers were killed when part of it collapsed several years ago, are demolished. Three cooling towers at the disused plant site, owned by German group RWE, were taken...
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Suicide bombing at wedding in Kabul kills at least 63

Suicide bombing at wedding in Kabul kills at least 63

The death toll from a late-night suicide bombing at a crowded wedding party in Afghanistan's capital rose to at least 63 on Sunday, including women and children, officials said. Another 182 civilians were wounded in the Saturday night explosion, ...
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Pc Andrew Harper death: Police given extra 36 hours to question suspects

Pc Andrew Harper death: Police given extra 36 hours to question suspects

Detectives investigating the murder of Pc Andrew Harper have been granted an extra 36 hours to question 10 suspects, including a 13-year-old boy. The newlywed police officer, 28, died of multiple injuries after he was dragged along by a vehicle w...
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Inconsistencies in VAR discussed by managers following Man City draw with Spurs

Inconsistencies in VAR discussed by managers following Man City draw with Spurs

Managers react to what was a tense game on and off the pitch following a 2-2 draw between Tottenham and Manchester City. City were denied a last-gasp win in the final minute, after Gabriel Jesus' late strike was ruled out for a handball by VAR. ...
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Veterans parade to mark 50 years since Operation Banner.

Veterans parade to mark 50 years since Operation Banner.

Veterans parade to mark 50 years since Operation Banner. A service has been held near Belfast commemorating the British Army's decades-long deployment in Northern Ireland. Sir Robert Pascoe led Operation Banner from 1985 to 1988, and returned to...
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Eddie Jones and Warren Gatland pleased with squads after World Cup warm-up games

Eddie Jones and Warren Gatland pleased with squads after World Cup warm-up games

England head coach Eddie Jones and his Welsh counterpart Warren Gatland both came away pleased with their respective squads after two World Cup warm-up games. The pair were speaking after Wales beat England 21-13 in Cardiff.
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Jeremy Corbyn plays guitar during Bolton visit

Jeremy Corbyn plays guitar during Bolton visit

The Labour leader plays guitar and ping pong as he visits Bolton to announce plans to rejuvenate the British high street. Under Labour's plan, local councils will be able to take over abandoned shops over to start-ups and community projects. Mr C...
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Countdown to Brexit: 75 days until Britain leaves the EU

Countdown to Brexit: 75 days until Britain leaves the EU

Britain is set to leave the European Union on October 31 2019. Here we take a look at the latest figures behind Brexit.
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Easy Rider star Peter Fonda dies aged 79

Easy Rider star Peter Fonda dies aged 79

Hollywood actor Peter Fonda has died at the age of 79 after suffering from lung cancer. Fonda, who co-wrote, produced and starred in the classic 1969 road movie Easy Rider, died peacefully at his home in Los Angeles on Friday, his family said in ...
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