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Honda car plant closure: ‘A sad day for Swindon’

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 22:41
Staff leaving the factory in Swindon share their reactions to reports that it will close in 2022.

Leeds United: Championship club fined £200,000 by EFL over 'spygate'

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 19:22
Leeds United are fined £200,000 by the English Football League for watching opponents train before matches.

Honda set to close Swindon car plant

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 18:40
The carmaker is set to announce the closure of its Swindon plant in 2022, jeopardising 3,500 jobs, sources say.

Plastic waste - what Neath pupils think

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 17:46
What do these Neath pupils think of plastic waste after a beach clean-up?

Channel migrant boat off Dover held 34 people

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 17:40
Men, women and children have been brought ashore and given blankets after an incident off Dover.

Move away from short jail terms, justice secretary says

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 17:20
David Gauke says prison is not working for many inmates in England and Wales and should be replaced by community orders.

'Cowards and traitors' - how Twitter reacted to Labour resignations

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 16:43
But deputy Leader Tom Watson condemns those "celebrating" the resignation of seven Labour MPs.

Oldham teenager in coma wakes up with 'surprise' baby

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 16:31
Ebony Stevenson from Oldham had no idea she was pregnant when she went to bed feeling unwell.

Alesha MacPhail murder trial: Jury told of DNA Google search

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 16:28
A cybercrime expert claims a phone, said to belong to the accused, was used to research DNA evidence.

What a split from Labour led to in the past

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 16:16
In 1981, four prominent Labour politicians left the party and formed the Social Democratic Party.

Dolly Parton: Women are 'making great progress'

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 15:17
The singer say she is encouraged by improvements in gender equality but there's "still work to be done".

'VIP paedophile ring' accuser to face trial in May

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 14:24
A man who sparked a sex abuse inquiry denies charges alleging he perverted the course of justice.

Tyson Fury signs ESPN fight deal worth reported £80m

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 13:27
British heavyweight Tyson Fury signs a fight deal with a United States television network worth a reported £80m.

Police officer Peter Drummond had sex with girl aged 14

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 13:05
Anti-terrorism officer Peter Drummond, 38, had sex with the girl at her home after befriending her on social media.

MPs resign from Labour over Brexit and anti semitism

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 13:02
The seven MPs - Chuka Umunna, Luciana Berger, Chris Leslie, Angela Smith, Mike Gapes, Gavin Shuker and Ann Coffey - explain why they've resigned from the Labour Party.

Shamima Begum: 'I didn't want to be IS poster girl'

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 13:00
In a BBC interview, Shamima Begum asks for forgiveness and says the choice to go to Syria was her own.

Seven MPs leave Labour Party in protest at Jeremy Corbyn's leadership

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 12:49
The MPs - including Luciana Berger and Chuka Umunna - urge others to join them, as Jeremy Corbyn says he is "disappointed" by the split.

Meet Sydney - the teenage taxidermist

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 10:45
Sydney Langton wants to make it big in the animal art world.

Huawei risk can be managed, say UK cyber-security chiefs

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 07:02
UK intelligence chiefs reportedly conclude the Chinese tech giant Huawei can bid for telecoms projects.

Several Labour MPs about to resign, say party sources

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 05:44
At least four MPs look likely to break away after criticising the leadership on Brexit and anti-Semitism.