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07/21/2018 02:50 PM
Hundreds attend Alesha MacPhail farewell
The six-year-old killed on the Isle of Bute is described as "the brightest thing" at her funeral.

07/21/2018 02:38 PM
James Gunn: Dave Bautista defends Guardians of the Galaxy director
Guardians of the Galaxy star Dave Bautista defends director James Gunn after he is fired by Disney.

07/21/2018 02:18 PM
Sooty at 70: Magic, water pistols and enduring popularity
How a glove puppet went from Blackpool's North Pier to much-loved screen star.

07/21/2018 02:14 PM
The Open 2018: Justin Rose shoots 64 at Carnoustie
England's Justin Rose shoots a career-best round of 64 at a major to move up the third-round leaderboard at The Open.

07/21/2018 01:49 PM
Newsreader's debut wearing hearing aid
Lewis Vaughan Jones, 37, feared his career was over after he suddenly lost the hearing in one ear.

07/21/2018 01:37 PM
German GP: Sebastian Vettel on pole as Lewis Hamilton suffers hydraulic failure
Lewis Hamilton to start the German Grand Prix from 14th as title rival Sebastian Vettel takes a stunning pole for Ferrari.

07/21/2018 01:28 PM
Wing-walking at the Farnborough Airshow
Three women who do gymnastics on a plane explain the challenges of performing at height.

07/21/2018 01:27 PM
Race leader 'finishes' half a lap early
Watch as race leader Fantu Worku inexplicably stops running with 200 metres of the women's 3,000m still to go at the Anniversary Games.

07/21/2018 01:20 PM
Trump attacks Michael Cohen over 'Playboy model payment tape'
It comes amid reports that he was secretly recorded discussing payments to an ex-Playboy model.

07/21/2018 01:17 PM
Tanyalee Davis: More train trouble for disabled comedian
Tanyalee Davis was left stranded when a ramp for her mobility scooter failed to arrive.

07/21/2018 01:13 PM
Driver who left car on M1 'had somewhere to be'
Highways England said the car was left in lane one of the southbound M1 for almost an hour.

07/21/2018 01:07 PM
The Open 2018: Justin Rose caps off incredible round of 64 with two birdies
Justin Rose puts himself in contention for the Claret Jug as he shoots an incredible round of 64 capped off by back-to-back birdies on the 17th & 18th.

07/21/2018 12:17 PM
Buffy the Vampire Slayer to get TV reboot
The cult show is coming back and the original series creator is already on board.

07/21/2018 12:07 PM
Sri Lanka's Galle cricket stadium risks being demolished
The famously picturesque ground, in southern Sri Lanka, is next to a World Heritage-listed fort.

07/21/2018 11:59 AM
Izzy Christiansen: Manchester City Women midfielder set to join Lyon
England midfielder Izzy Christiansen is set to join European champions Lyon from Manchester City Women.

07/21/2018 10:50 AM
Smart meters to cut energy bills by just £11, say MPs
MPs say smart meters will not deliver expected savings and their rollout will not meet a deadline.

07/21/2018 10:39 AM
Toblerone: Bar to revert to original shape
Makers scrap the 150g bar, likened to a bike rack, in favour of a heavier one in its traditional shape.

07/21/2018 09:18 AM
Japan heatwave: Warnings issued amid scorching temperatures
Scorching temperatures have killed 30 people in two weeks, prompting officials to issue warnings.

07/21/2018 06:54 AM
Nine US 'duck boat' victims from the same family - governor
Seventeen people were killed when an amphibious "duck boat" carrying tourists sank in stormy weather.

07/21/2018 05:45 AM
Declan McKenna: My 12 months on the road
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.

07/21/2018 12:16 AM
UK Heatwave 2018: The winners and losers
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.

07/21/2018 12:02 AM
Tour de France: How to cycle as fast as a pro
The professional cyclists tackling the Tour de France seem superhuman. But can ordinary riders learn a few lessons?

07/20/2018 11:45 PM
Who's had a week to forget, and a week to remember?
Why two billionaires, one keen new employee and a small European country had a memorable week.

07/20/2018 11:36 PM
The celebrities 'banned' from the prime minister's party
What an annotated guest list for a party at Number 10 reveals about Denis Thatcher.

07/20/2018 11:33 PM
The secrets in the streets that help me get around
You've probably seen tactile paving but may not know what it is. Amy Kavanagh is partially-sighted and gives us her guide.

07/20/2018 11:30 PM
'The screeching drill, the burnt flesh - my dental nightmare'
Eight years of dental pain and soaring bills set Natalia Guerrero thinking about the millions who need treatment but cannot pay for it.

07/20/2018 11:23 PM
What is the sex 'superbug' STD MGen?
What do you need to know about mycoplasma genitalium, the emerging sexually transmitted "superbug"?

07/20/2018 11:18 PM
Lovell lights: turning a telescope into an art installation
How the giant Lovell radio telescope at Jodrell Bank is transformed into a 3,200 tonne art installation.

07/20/2018 11:01 PM
Make-up magic: The invisible woman
Mirjana Kika Milosevic's had over 56 million YouTube views painting herself in different optical illusions.

07/20/2018 08:52 PM
Mortgage misery: The homeowners facing repossession
Excessive lending before the Financial Crisis has left many homeowners at risk of having their homes repossessed

07/20/2018 05:21 PM
Dog trapped in engine during Bangor to Belfast drive
Clyde, the Jack Russell, endured a drive from Bangor to Belfast under the engine of a car.

07/20/2018 05:19 PM
Reality Check: What would a 'no deal' Brexit look like?
Both the UK and EU are becoming increasingly vocal about the need to prepare for no Brexit deal.

07/20/2018 04:38 PM
Thai cave: Artists' huge mural honours rescue heroes
The artwork prominently features diver Saman Gunan, who died taking part in the rescue operation.

07/20/2018 02:08 PM
Last survivor: The story of the 'world's loneliest man'
New images shine light on the so-called 'loneliest man in the world', who lives in the Amazon.

07/20/2018 04:52 AM
'Love Island is like a posh prison'
Former contestant Zara Holland talks about being on the show and how the experience impacted her health.

07/20/2018 12:07 AM
Vanished in Bali: 'I have to accept my daughter is gone'
Kate Osborne vanished in Bali in 2003 - but no trace of what happened to her has ever been found.

07/18/2018 11:28 PM
Life before Google: What was it like?
This is how people did their jobs before having all the answers at the tips of their fingers.

07/18/2018 02:37 PM
Boater accidentally drains Kennet and Avon Canal
The lock gate paddles were left open by the "rushing" boater allowing the water to pour out.

07/17/2018 12:16 PM
Autistic girl praised for 'life as perfectionist' account
A 10-year-old autistic girl has written about living with autism prompting praise from others with the condition

07/16/2018 11:01 PM
Adenomyosis: Pain '10 times worse than childbirth'
Three women describe living with the intense pain and heavy periods caused by adenomyosis.

07/16/2018 12:31 AM
Luton Airport turns 80: Affordable travel and a Campari ad
It featured in a 1970s TV ad and two reality TV shows and saw 300,000 people cheer England's footballers.

07/09/2018 12:51 AM
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