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The boy who taught himself to play

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 00:24
Student Nuradean Arreythe loved classical music so much he taught himself how to play, even though he doesn’t read music or own a piano.

Concern over 'hidden' Universal Credit council costs

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 00:24
Councils say a new benefit is leaving them with additional "hidden" costs.

Parents of sick babies need more leave, charity says

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 00:19
Parents of sick babies need more paternity and maternity leave, a neonatal charity says.

Scottish prisoners forced to double-up in cells

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 00:17
More than 1,400 prisoners in Scotland have had to share a single cell with another inmate, the justice secretary confirms.

London Marathon marker dedicated to Stephen Lawrence

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 00:08
The 18-mile marker includes quotes from young people about the murdered teenager's legacy.

Cambridge time expert fears sundials are 'old hat'

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 00:04
Cambridge academic Dr Frank King says getting young people to love sundials is "an uphill struggle".

Bloodsports videos taken down from Facebook and YouTube

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 00:02
Footage of cockfighting and hare coursing in the UK was removed after a Countryfile investigation.

The sound-editor mum up for an Oscar

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 00:00
At home Nina Hartstone runs the PTA and feeds the cat, at work she's a Bafta-winning sound editor. Now she's in line for an Oscar.

Newspaper headlines: Richest man quits UK and Brexit food aid plan

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 23:48
A prominent Brexiteer's decision to move to Monaco for tax reasons, and EU plans to send food aid to the UK feature in Sunday's papers.

Newport 1-4 Man City: Phil Foden double helps City into FA Cup quarter-finals

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 20:12
Phil Foden scores twice as Manchester City avoid an FA Cup upset by beating a stubborn Newport County to reach the quarter-finals.

Haydock Park: Mass brawl among 50 spectators

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 19:26
Haydock Park officials are investigating after a mass brawl involving about 50 people broke out among spectators at the racecourse.

Airline Flybmi ceases operations

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 19:17
British regional airline Flybmi files for administration and cancels all flights

Labour MP Paula Sherriff criticises CPS over non-prosecution

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 17:58
The CPS said no prosecution could be brought because the "evidential test" had not been met.

Emiliano Sala: Cardiff manager Warnock attends player's wake

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 17:48
Neil Warnock has paid his respects at the wake of footballer Emiliano Sala, who died shortly after signing for his team.

David Beckham: New Salford City co-owner watches non-league match against Dover Athletic

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 16:28
David Beckham attends a Salford City match for the first time since becoming co-owner of the National League club last month.

Karl Marx: Monument vandalised for second time in two weeks

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 15:57
It is the second time in two weeks the philosopher's grave has been attacked in Highgate Cemetery.

Brexit: Leaving EU with no deal 'very adverse', says Gauke

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 15:45
Cabinet minister David Gauke warns of "grave concerns" for the UK's economy and security.

Baroness Falkender, Harold Wilson's powerful secretary, dies

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 14:36
Baroness Falkender, dubbed the Duchess of Downing Street, was thought to wield more influence than ministers.

Unexploded WW2 bomb in Paris disrupts Eurostar services

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 14:20
An unexploded World War Two bomb in Paris is causing major disruption to Eurostar services.

Only Fools and Horses: From Peckham to the West End

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 13:39
Del Boy, Rodney and Grandad swap Peckham for the West End stage as a musical adaptation of the sitcom opens.

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