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Stores accused of 'watering down' bottle deposit scheme

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 02:32
Campaigners say retailers want fees to only apply to smaller containers, rather than all plastic bottles.

Jeanette Kempton 1989 murder: Police hope for new leads

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 01:34
Jeanette Kempton's body was found dumped in a ditch 118 miles away from where she lived, 30 years ago.

NatWest worker told customer 'vegans should be punched'

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 01:22
The NatWest adviser's outburst came after the woman told him she needed to fund a nutrition diploma.

Will universities go bust if fees are cut?

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 01:17
Universities are warning of a financial crisis if a review recommends cutting the level of tuition fees.

Quiz: Are your clothes damaging the environment?

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 01:15
How sustainable are your fashion habits? Take our quiz.

What is it like to suffer a stroke at 25?

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 01:01
Emily Cane's dance career was cut short and now she has communication difficulties.

Newport West Labour MP Paul Flynn dies aged 84

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 00:59
Mr Flynn, who had suffered ill health for some time, is described by his constituency party as "a hero".

LGBT History Month: Test your knowledge

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 00:55
We went to Brighton, "the gay capital of the UK", to test how much the public knows about LGBT history.

Brexit backstop according to Northern Ireland teens

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 00:46
We asked girls from the Belfast School of Performing Arts to explain one of Brexit's buzzwords.

Facebook needs regulation as Zuckerberg 'fails' - UK MPs

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 00:39
The UK government publishes its report into fake news with some strong criticism of Facebook.

Newspaper headlines: IS bride pleads for sympathy

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 00:34
The papers respond to pleas from 19-year-old Shamima Begum that she and her baby be allowed to return to the UK.

Anorexia recovery: 'I know the darkest of the darkest'

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 00:23
Lara Rebecca, 18, says she knows the "darkest of the darkest" after recovering from her eating disorder.

Obituary: Newport West Labour MP Paul Flynn

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 00:22
A witty backbench Labour MP who represented his Newport West constituency for over thirty years

Brexit: Will Brits living in the EU still get healthcare?

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 00:16
A reader asks about state healthcare for UK nationals in EU countries.

Late-paying big firms 'should get public contract bans'

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 00:03
Small business leaders want big companies to prove they pay their suppliers on time before winning government deals.

Tax-free childcare helps just a fifth of families

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 00:03
Why aren't more parents signing up for a scheme that provides extra money towards the cost of childcare?

David Mundell: 'Coming out as gay was so difficult'

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 00:02
The Scottish Secretary says revealing he was gay was one of the most difficult but important things he has done.

Train operators call for fare shakeup

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 00:01
Tap-in, tap-out fares could be expanded beyond London, according to plans drawn up by rail operators.

Stalybridge moor fire: Large blaze tackled by crews

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 23:33
Firefighters use "specialist moorland equipment" to put out the fire at the top of a hill near Stalybridge.

Park Lane doorman stabbing: Murder charge for fourth man

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 23:33
Tudor Simionov was working at a private party in central London on New Year's Eve when he died.