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    Lyra McKee: Murdered journalist's 'dreams snuffed out'

    Lyra McKee: Murdered journalist's 'dreams snuffed out'


    Lyra McKee, who was shot dead during rioting in Londonderry, was a "tireless activist", says her...

    Lyra McKee, who was shot dead during rioting in Londonderry, was a "tireless activist", says her partner.
    Emma Thompson: 'If I could fly cleanly, I would'

    Emma Thompson: 'If I could fly cleanly, I would'


    Actress Emma Thompson defends her decision to fly to London from the US to attend a climate change...

    Actress Emma Thompson defends her decision to fly to London from the US to attend a climate change protest.
    Two women die in Aberdeen beach swimming tragedy

    Two women die in Aberdeen beach swimming tragedy


    The victims, aged 22 and 36, got into difficulties while swimming in the early hours of Friday...

    The victims, aged 22 and 36, got into difficulties while swimming in the early hours of Friday morning.
    Cirencester home owner told to change bright pink door

    Cirencester home owner told to change bright pink door


    Janine Renshaw-Beauchamp says her door has been pink for most of the 33 years she has lived in the...

    Janine Renshaw-Beauchamp says her door has been pink for most of the 33 years she has lived in the house.
    How one black man's death 'reshaped' Leeds

    How one black man's death 'reshaped' Leeds


    David Oluwale's death 50 years ago led to the first prosecution of UK police over a black person's...

    David Oluwale's death 50 years ago led to the first prosecution of UK police over a black person's death.
    Journalist murder in Londonderry 'a horrendous act'

    Journalist murder in Londonderry 'a horrendous act'


    The murder of a journalist in Londonderry was a "horrendous act", says Assistant Chief Constable Mark...

    The murder of a journalist in Londonderry was a "horrendous act", says Assistant Chief Constable Mark Hamilton.
    Brexit: I felt unwelcome and returned to Poland

    Brexit: I felt unwelcome and returned to Poland


    Made to feel unwelcome by Brexit, singer Pachya left her life behind and moved back to...

    Made to feel unwelcome by Brexit, singer Pachya left her life behind and moved back to Poland.
    'Make-up lets me be whoever I want to be'

    'Make-up lets me be whoever I want to be'


    Instagram influencer Tiffany Hunt uses her body as a canvas to become anything from a butterfly to a...

    Instagram influencer Tiffany Hunt uses her body as a canvas to become anything from a butterfly to a skull.
    Sore knee? Maybe you have a fabella

    Sore knee? Maybe you have a fabella


    A little bone scientists thought was being lost to evolution seems to be making a comeback, say...

    A little bone scientists thought was being lost to evolution seems to be making a comeback, say experts.
    Teachers 'paying for resources out of own money'

    Teachers 'paying for resources out of own money'


    One in five teachers buys lesson materials once a week, a survey by the NASUWT union...

    One in five teachers buys lesson materials once a week, a survey by the NASUWT union suggests.
    Should child killers get lifelong anonymity?

    Should child killers get lifelong anonymity?


    Reporting restrictions apply to children up until the age of 18, but what happens once they become...

    Reporting restrictions apply to children up until the age of 18, but what happens once they become adults?
    'My boyfriend's sperm, or a donor's?'

    'My boyfriend's sperm, or a donor's?'


    "Emma" says it is unfair that she faces a deadline to choose how to fertilise her frozen...

    "Emma" says it is unfair that she faces a deadline to choose how to fertilise her frozen eggs.
    'Why I write fake online reviews'

    'Why I write fake online reviews'


    Two people explain why they post made-up reviews, while psychologists deconstruct the power of the...

    Two people explain why they post made-up reviews, while psychologists deconstruct the power of the review.
    Where is Scotland’s highest village?

    Where is Scotland’s highest village?


    Two villages in the southern uplands both claim to be the highest in the...

    Two villages in the southern uplands both claim to be the highest in the country.
    Why a rasher of bacon 'ups cancer risk'

    Why a rasher of bacon 'ups cancer risk'


    Eating even small amounts of red or processed meat increases the risk of bowel cancer, study...

    Eating even small amounts of red or processed meat increases the risk of bowel cancer, study finds.
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