Labour leadership hopeful Andy Burnham issues stark warning on Trident

Labour leadership hopeful Andy Burnham has warned that there is no room for prevarication on the need to keep nuclear weapons on the Clyde as ...

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Robinson accuses Salmond of trying to control the BBC

Outgoing BBC political editor Nick Robinson has accused former First Minister Alex Salmond of trying to control the Corporation's political coverage.

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Kezia Dugdale wants Trident debate in ‘more democratic’ Scottish Labour party

Scottish Labour will debate the future of the UK's nuclear weapons and Scotland's place in the world at its next party conference, leader Kezia ...

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Shoreham air crash victim Mark Reeves parked motorbike to photograph planes

A grandfather died in the Shoreham air disaster after parking his motorbike on the outskirts to take photographs of the planes, his family revealed.

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Paddy Power and Betfair agree terms of possible merger

One of the world's biggest gambling businesses is set to be created after Paddy Power and Betfair agreed a possible merger.

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China’s economic slowdown tipped to delay UK interest rate rise

The point at which UK interest rates begin to rise will be "put even further back" as countries around the world respond to China's slowing economy, ...

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It’s NBD, bruh, beer o’clock, bants and manspreading are all in the dictionary

Britons are offending commuters by manspreading, revelling in bants with their friends at beer o’clock and having a brain fart while talking about ...

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More cars breaking down after running out of fuel

An increasing number of British motorists are breaking down because their vehicle runs out of fuel, according to new research.

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Clare Short blames ‘very poor draft’ for Chilcot report delay

The long-awaited Chilcot report into the Iraq War is not being held up by the so-called "Maxwellisation" process which seeks responses from those who ...

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BBC chief claims licence fee cut would costs tens of thousands of jobs in wider economy

Cutting the BBC's funding could cost the economy 32,000 jobs, the corporation's director general has warned.

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