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Prince Harry and Meghan: Madame Tussauds moves wax figures from Royals

Image copyright Victoria Jones/PA Image caption Figures of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex had been placed next to the Queen, the Duke of Edinburgh and the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Wax figures of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex have been moved from other members of the...

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Tributes paid to BA crew killed in New Year’s Eve crash

Image copyright Facebook Image caption Dominic Fell, Rachel Clark and Joseph Finnis were killed on New Year’s Eve Tributes have been paid to three British Airways (BA) cabin crew who were killed in a crash near Heathrow Airport on New Year’s Eve. Dominic Fell, 23, Joseph Finnis, 25, and...

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Costa del Sol: Tributes paid to man and two children who drowned at resort

Image copyright Facebook Image caption Gabriel Diya and his daughter Comfort died at a resort on the Costa del Sol Tributes have been paid to a British man and his two children who drowned in a resort swimming pool on the Costa del Sol on Christmas Eve. Gabriel Diya,...

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Ex-MP Zac Goldsmith stays as environment minister

Image copyright PA Media The former Conservative candidate for London mayor Zac Goldsmith has been given a seat in the House of Lords. He lost his Richmond Park seat to the Liberal Democrats in the general election. He will stay in his ministerial role at the Department for Environment,...

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Student protest police officer cleared of baton attack

Image caption About 10,000 people marched through London as part of the student fees protest in 2010 A police officer accused of hitting a student over the head with a baton during a protest nine years ago has been cleared of misconduct. A panel concluded on Thursday that an...

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Hayes man guilty of murdering ex-girlfriend with hammer

Image copyright Family handout Image caption Post-mortem tests found Sandra Zmijan died from blows to the head A man has been found guilty of murdering his ex-girlfriend with a claw hammer. Amateur boxer Sandra Zmijan was found dead in Wojciech Tadewicz’s back garden in Whittington Avenue, Hayes, west London,...

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Beth Mead: England forward signs new Arsenal Women deal

Watch: Mead repeats brilliant England goal for Arsenal England forward Beth Mead has signed a new “long-term” contract with Women’s Super League champions Arsenal. The 24-year-old has scored 32 goals in 76 appearances for the London club since arriving from Sunderland in January 2017. Mead, capped 25 times for...

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Toby Booth: Ex-London Irish and Bath coach joins Harlequins as assistant

Toby Booth coached the England Saxons side which won the Churchill Cup in 2008 Former London Irish director of rugby Toby Booth has been appointed as assistant coach at Harlequins on a deal until the end of the season. The 49-year-old joins Quins after leaving Bath in the summer,...

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Champions Cup: Saracens under spotlight as holders begin European title defence

Saracens beat Leinster 20-10 to win the Champions cup last season Europe’s elite begin their Champions Cup campaigns this weekend. A lot of attention will be focused on holders Saracens, who were docked 35 points for breaching the Premiership Rugby salary cap, when they face Racing 92 in Paris...

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City traders: We want to work 9 to 4

Image copyright Getty Images City traders have urged UK and European exchanges to cut trading hours to improve work-life balance. They say the long hours are bad for mental health and are not exactly female-friendly. “It’s hard to find childcare at five o’clock in the morning,” said April Day,...

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