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General election 2019: Tories promise to cut 'immigration overall'
Priti Patel goes further than other senior Tories in setting out the party's post-Brexit policy.
(Thu, 14 Nov 2019 07:49:38 GMT)

General election 2019: Labour pledges to close gender pay gap by 2030
Labour vows to close the gap between the average hourly pay for men and women but Tories are critical.
(Wed, 13 Nov 2019 22:30:26 GMT)

Grace Millane murder accused 'struggled to put body in suitcase'
The man accused of strangling backpacker Grace Millane says he was "in shock" when he found her body.
(Thu, 14 Nov 2019 04:30:37 GMT)

England flood warnings: Residents braced for more rain
A weather warning for rain is in place for areas around the flood-stricken village of Fishlake.
(Thu, 14 Nov 2019 06:59:02 GMT)

One in 50 'children in need' are not yet born
Rising numbers of children are being officially labelled as vulnerable before they are even born.
(Thu, 14 Nov 2019 01:24:49 GMT)

Complementary cancer therapies 'do more harm than good'
Garlic and ginger pills can delay the healing of skin wounds when breast cancer spreads, expert says.
(Thu, 14 Nov 2019 03:23:01 GMT)

Sinn Féin donation: Almost £500k more from will of Billy Hampton
The party had already received £1.5m from the will of Englishman Billy Hampton.
(Thu, 14 Nov 2019 06:23:14 GMT)

General election 2019: Don't give up on stopping Brexit - Tusk
The outgoing European Council chief says leaving the EU would leave the UK a "second-rate player".
(Wed, 13 Nov 2019 22:10:00 GMT)

Half of disability benefits appeals won in tribunal court
Charities and welfare rights advisers say initial assessments are beset by "poor decision-making".
(Thu, 14 Nov 2019 00:00:20 GMT)

Snow weather warning: Hazardous driving conditions reported
People in some areas are told to "only go out if absolutely necessary" amid two weather warnings.
(Thu, 14 Nov 2019 07:02:54 GMT)

Getting NHS back on track 'could take many years'
Targets covering A&E, cancer and routine operations have been missed for more than three years.
(Thu, 14 Nov 2019 00:03:34 GMT)

Who should I vote for? Election policy guide
Compare where the parties stand on key issues, from Brexit and the NHS to education and the environment.
(Wed, 13 Nov 2019 11:17:20 GMT)

Election 2019: NHS policy check - what to look out for in party manifestos
If you care about what the parties are promising on the NHS, here are some key issues to watch for.
(Thu, 14 Nov 2019 00:01:59 GMT)

General election 2019: Is the NHS the best health service possible?
The major parties in England have pledged billions more for the NHS over the next five years.
(Thu, 14 Nov 2019 01:37:14 GMT)

General election 2019: How political parties choose election candidates
More than 70 current MPs will not stand in the elections, so who replaces them?
(Thu, 14 Nov 2019 01:40:07 GMT)

General election 2019: What is the secret behind tactical voting?
Some campaign groups are encouraging tactical voting, but what is it?
(Wed, 13 Nov 2019 11:41:56 GMT)

My Money: 'I used the same nappy for my nine children'
As part of a new BBC blog series, Katie Holden shares what she spent her money on this week.
(Thu, 14 Nov 2019 00:42:24 GMT)

Is minimum wage enough to live on?
Election promises of a rising minimum wage leave some bosses wondering how to fund staff pay rises.
(Thu, 14 Nov 2019 00:21:14 GMT)

What is a 'national emergency' - and can it help flood victims?
It has caused a political row but can declaring an emergency help victims of flooding?
(Wed, 13 Nov 2019 14:50:04 GMT)

Charlie's Angels: What did the critics think?
The verdict is in for Elizabeth Banks's latest action film in the Charlie's Angels franchise.
(Wed, 13 Nov 2019 11:55:33 GMT)

Emma Brown: My daughter's anorexia was a 'descent into hell'
Simon Brown lost his eldest child to the eating disorder - now he works with those who handled her care.
(Wed, 13 Nov 2019 02:23:27 GMT)

Football-mad girl 'struggled' to find team in Cardiff
There are only 370 girls' football teams in Wales, compared with 3,438 for boys.
(Wed, 13 Nov 2019 06:40:42 GMT)

Election 2019: Labour's policy confusion, PM's frosty reception and Brexit (again)
Labour appear to contradict themselves on the working week and Boris Johnson visits flood-hit Yorkshire.
(Thu, 14 Nov 2019 05:43:59 GMT)

PM Boris Johnson heckled in flood-hit South Yorkshire
The prime minister got a frosty reception from some locals, amid wider criticism of his handling of the crisis.
(Wed, 13 Nov 2019 11:59:21 GMT)

Election 2019: Young voters react to Facebook political ads from parties
Here's what they thought of paid-for adverts from the Conservatives, Labour and Liberal Democrats.
(Wed, 13 Nov 2019 22:36:45 GMT)

Leonardo da Vinci goes 'immersive' at London's National Gallery
The Virgin of the Rocks is being presented as a digital experience at London's National Gallery.
(Thu, 14 Nov 2019 01:25:13 GMT)

Teen Instagrammers open up on mental health chat
Harry and Samuel post videos with advice and tips for sufferers in the hope others will open up.
(Thu, 14 Nov 2019 00:41:45 GMT)

Election 2019: Flood criticism, a cyber-attack (and Hillary Clinton)
Catch up on the big election campaign news from Tuesday in less than three minutes.
(Wed, 13 Nov 2019 00:40:57 GMT)

The Papers: 'Heckle and hide' and Labour 'split' on four-day week
Difficult encounters for Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn on the campaign trail are among the front-page stories.
(Thu, 14 Nov 2019 05:14:13 GMT)

Swindon's Health Hydro gets new Grade II* listed status
The change in status means the Health Hydro cannot be converted into housing without agreement.
(Thu, 14 Nov 2019 00:55:51 GMT)

Clara Ponsati will fight extradition 'robustly' after handing herself in
The ex-Catalan minister, who is wanted in Spain, will report to police in Edinburgh before a court hearing.
(Thu, 14 Nov 2019 00:00:07 GMT)

Kevin Lunney abduction: Three arrested by Irish police
Irish police arrest two men and a woman over the kidnap of a Quinn Industrial Holdings executive.
(Thu, 14 Nov 2019 08:22:20 GMT)

History: Children 'must learn Wales' story' in school
There are fears the new curriculum may mean some schools leave out topics such as black history.
(Thu, 14 Nov 2019 00:20:08 GMT) leaves disabled Corrie star 'in tears' over accessibility
Cherylee Houston, who uses a wheelchair, was told she would have to be lifted into a hotel.
(Wed, 13 Nov 2019 19:25:20 GMT)

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