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The mother of Great Britain’s Tom Dean told her son “my heart is bursting” after he stormed to victory in the men’s 200 metres freestyle

Boris Johnson promised the wider use of public “chain gangs” to tackle yobs as he defended his approach to law and order in the face of police anger over a pay freeze

The number of Covid-19 cases newly reported in the UK has dropped for the sixth day in a row amid a rise in hospital admissions in England according to official figures

The Home Office “appears to be failing” the Windrush generation a second time through its ill-thought-out compensation scheme, MPs have warned

The Prime Minister has warned against drawing “premature conclusions” about dropping coronavirus cases

A set of triplet brothers have all graduated with first class degrees in the same subject and from the same university

French President Emmanuel Macron was garlanded with flowers and seashells as he stepped off a boat during a tour of French Polynesia

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The head of the RNLI has defended lifeboat crews for helping rescue migrants at sea, saying “decent people” deem it “humanitarian work of the highest order”

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A sculpture of a black woman who took part in a Black Lives Matter protest in Bristol has been erected on the plinth where a statue of slave trader Edward Colston used to stand ?: @BenBirchallUK 

The landlord of The Raven pub in Bath has kicked out Sir Keir Starmer during the Labour leader's walkabout in the city

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Donald Trump's wax figure has been re-dressed into golf attire at Madame Tussauds, London, after Joe Biden was named the winner in the #USElectionResults2020 

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Shoe Zone has named Terry Boot as its next finance boss after predecessor Peter Foot walked away from the role

Sir Michael Palin: "He was far more than one of the funniest writer-performers of his generation, he was the complete Renaissance comedian – writer, director, presenter, historian, brilliant children’s author, and the warmest, most wonderful company you could wish to have."

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The announcement of the death of the Duke of Edinburgh, who has died at the age of 99, has been placed on the gates of Buckingham Palace

#Breaking Piers Morgan has decided to leave Good Morning Britain, ITV has said

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#Breaking MPs have voted to overturn a House of Lords amendment to the Agriculture Bill, which had sought to protect UK food standards in future trade deals, by 332 votes to 279 – majority 53

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#Breaking Former Miss Hitler beauty pageant entrant Alice Cutter and her ex-partner Mark Jones have been jailed at Birmingham Crown Court for three years and five-and-a-half years respectively for being members of the far-right terrorist group National Action

#Breaking The Government is extending its free school meal voucher scheme through a £120 million Covid Summer Food Fund, Downing Street said, following a campaign by footballer Marcus Rashford

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