London mayor will not allow Tulip skyscraper to bloom

London mayor will not allow Tulip skyscraper to bloom

Plans for a new London skyscraper dubbed the Tulip have been turned down by London Mayor Sadiq Khan. The proposed development, on land at 20 Bury Street, would have become the second tallest building in Western Europe after the Shard and stood at...
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British daredevil performs a handstand on a motorbike at 76mph in record attempt

British daredevil performs a handstand on a motorbike at 76mph in record attempt

A British daredevil has performed a handstand on a motorbike while travelling at more than 76mph. Attempting to set a world record for the fastest headstand on a motorcycle, Marco George, 30, from Fleet, clocked a speed of 76.1764mph at the Strai...
Lucas Dobson: Search for six-year-old boy in River Stour

Lucas Dobson: Search for six-year-old boy in River Stour

A specialist team searches a section of the River Stour for missing six-year-old Lucas Dobson, who fell into the river in Sandwich on Saturday afternoon. Lucas Dobson slipped into the River Stour in Sandwich, Kent, on Saturday afternoon, while on...
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Countdown to Brexit: 74 days until Britain leaves the EU

Countdown to Brexit: 74 days until Britain leaves the EU

Britain is set to leave the European Union on October 31 2019. Here we take a look at the latest figures behind Brexit.
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Didcot power station demolished

Didcot power station demolished

The remains of the coal-fired Didcot power station in Oxfordshire, where four workers were killed when part of it collapsed several years ago, are demolished. Three cooling towers at the disused plant site, owned by German group RWE, were taken...
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Suicide bombing at wedding in Kabul kills at least 63

Suicide bombing at wedding in Kabul kills at least 63

The death toll from a late-night suicide bombing at a crowded wedding party in Afghanistan's capital rose to at least 63 on Sunday, including women and children, officials said. Another 182 civilians were wounded in the Saturday night explosion, ...
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Pc Andrew Harper death: Police given extra 36 hours to question suspects

Pc Andrew Harper death: Police given extra 36 hours to question suspects

Detectives investigating the murder of Pc Andrew Harper have been granted an extra 36 hours to question 10 suspects, including a 13-year-old boy. The newlywed police officer, 28, died of multiple injuries after he was dragged along by a vehicle w...
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Inconsistencies in VAR discussed by managers following Man City draw with Spurs

Inconsistencies in VAR discussed by managers following Man City draw with Spurs

Managers react to what was a tense game on and off the pitch following a 2-2 draw between Tottenham and Manchester City. City were denied a last-gasp win in the final minute, after Gabriel Jesus' late strike was ruled out for a handball by VAR. ...
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Veterans parade to mark 50 years since Operation Banner.

Veterans parade to mark 50 years since Operation Banner.

Veterans parade to mark 50 years since Operation Banner. A service has been held near Belfast commemorating the British Army's decades-long deployment in Northern Ireland. Sir Robert Pascoe led Operation Banner from 1985 to 1988, and returned to...
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