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Image copyright PA Media Image caption Bournemouth Beach in Dorset drew crowds of sun-worshippers The UK has had its hottest day of the year, as temperatures soared across southern England. The Met Office said Heathrow and Northolt in west London had reached 34C (93.2F) making it one of the warmest June days for about 40 […]

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London’s mayor and several councils have called for a new system to be introduced for anyone wishing to offer short-term lets for visitors to the city. Landlords cannot legally rent out their homes in the capital for more than 90 nights a year under strict regulations, but a BBC investigation found some landlords were being […]

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Image copyright Met Police Image caption Billy Cox was found dying by his 13-year-old sister in 2007 Two men have been arrested on suspicion of murdering a 15-year-old boy more than 12 years ago. Billy Cox was shot dead in his bedroom in Fenwick Place in Clapham, south-west London, on 14 February 2007. He was […]

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Jake Forster-Caskey’s sole appearance for Charlton in 2018-19 came in their 4-0 win against Scunthorpe in April Charlton Athletic midfielder Jake Forster-Caskey has signed a new one-year deal to keep him with the club until 2020. The 25-year-old joined from Brighton in 2017 and has made 71 appearances for the Addicks. However, Forster-Caskey missed most […]

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Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionClimate change protesters interrupt Chancellor Philip Hammond’s speech Greenpeace has accused Foreign Office minister Mark Field of assault, after he pushed a female activist out of a black-tie City event. Mr Field claimed he reacted “instinctively” and has referred himself to the Cabinet Office for an investigation. […]

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Image caption Nick Aldworth was chief superintendent with the Met Police A former National Counter Terrorism Co-ordinator has told the BBC the government is not doing enough to ensure that venues are secure. Nick Aldworth has warned new legislation is needed to reduce the impact of any future attack. He is supporting a campaign for […]

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Image copyright Google Image caption The man was found in Whalebone Lane, near to Stratford Park A man, believed to be in his 40s, has been stabbed to death in east London. The man was found collapsed in Whalebone Lane, near West Ham Lane, in Stratford, at 00:40 BST and was later pronounced dead at […]

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Evidence that body image, bullying and peer pressure are a barrier to young women participating in sport, has prompted the release of a film about basketball. “Watch What I Can Do” was created with a female-led cast and has had almost one million online views in two weeks. In 2018, a Youth Trust Impact report […]

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The Coach and Horses claims to be the London’s first pub to be granted a nudist licence. It has got permission for naturist nights as the hostelry is earmarked to be taken over by the Fuller’s chain, and the landlord says “we’re prepared to take off our clothes” to stop it. They published a naked […]

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One of post-war Britain’s most ambitious housing projects is celebrating the 50th anniversary of its first residents moving in. The Barbican Estate in the City of London, known for its brutalist architecture, was built on ground devastated by World War II bombing by the Nazis. Residents of the estate – in the heart of the […]

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