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London’s mayor and several councils have called for a new system to be introduced for anyone wishing to offer short-term lets for visitors to the city. Landlords cannot legally rent out their homes in the capital for more than 90 nights a year under strict regulations, but a BBC investigation found some landlords were being […]

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Goalkeeper Adam Davies and defender Liam Lindsay helped Barnsley win promotion from League One last season Stoke City have signed Barnsley defender Liam Lindsay for £2m and goalkeeper Adam Davies, midfielders Jordan Cousins and Nick Powell and striker Lee Gregory on free transfers. The club have not disclosed the length of deals that the quintet […]

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Feliciano Lopez hits ‘unbelievable’ volley on way to second Queen’s title Feliciano Lopez became the first wildcard to win the Queen’s singles title since Pete Sampras in 1999 by beating fellow veteran Gilles Simon. Lopez, who won the 2017 title, triumphed 6-2 6-7 (4-7) 7-6 (7-2). The Spaniard had spent almost five hours on court […]

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Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionGreenpeace activist says Mark Field actions ‘over the top’ Mark Field has been suspended as a Foreign Office minister after grabbing a female Greenpeace activist at a black-tie City dinner. The MP has apologised for confronting Janet Barker and marching her away as protesters interrupted a speech […]

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Image copyright Google Image caption Christopher Austen claimed neither of them initially knew they were at the same school A teacher has been banned for having sex with an 18-year-old student. Christopher Austen began a relationship with the girl in 2016 after meeting her at a supermarket where she worked. He claimed it was a […]

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Image copyright Getty Images Children whose parents are divorced are more likely to get fat than those whose parents stay together, say researchers. The weight gain is particularly marked in children whose parents divorce before they are six, the study found. Researchers from the London School of Economics and Political Science analysed data on 7,574 […]

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Image copyright Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe Image caption Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been detained in Iran since April 2016 A British-Iranian mother detained in Iran has begun a new hunger strike. Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe was jailed for five years in 2016 after being convicted of spying, which she denies. Her husband, Richard Ratcliffe, who is joining her in refusing […]

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Image copyright PA The number of people caught carrying knives and offensive weapons in England and Wales has reached a nine-year high. Figures for the year to March show 22,041 offences were dealt with by police and the courts. The Ministry Of Justice says this has increased 34% since 2015 and is the highest number […]

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Image copyright Southern Image caption Southern Rail tweeted pictures of flooded tracks and advised people against travelling Heavy downpours across England are causing major disruption for road and rail users. Network Rail said some areas had seen two months’ worth of rainfall in one day with drains overwhelmed. Rail operator Southern has advised people to […]

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Image copyright Reuters Image caption The balloons flew over many of London’s famous landmarks Dozens of hot air balloons took flight over London and filled the capital’s skyline on Sunday morning. A total of 46 balloons took off from Battersea Park and flew over some of London’s landmarks including The Shard, Canary Wharf and Greenwich. […]

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