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Tory peer Lord Sheikh defends visit to wreath row conference Corbyn attended

A Tory peer has defended his attendance at a conference on Palestinian rights which is at the centre of the wreath-laying row which has engulfed Jeremy Corbyn.

England rugby star Danny Cipriani charged after nightclub 'police assault'

England rugby union star Danny Cipriani will appear in court later after being arrested and charged with assaulting police at a nightclub.

Minister Alistair Burt canvasses constituents on views over EU deal referendum

A senior minister is polling constituents on holding another referendum on Brexit, it has been revealed.

Woman wins £13k in damages from dating agency

A woman who signed up to an elite dating agency to find a "sophisticated gentleman" has won damages of more than £13,000 after suing them for deceit and misrepresentation.

Romanian 'crime boss' Florin Ghinea arrested outside gym in Watford

The suspected leader of a Romanian crime network, who became one of the most wanted men in Europe, has been arrested in the UK.

Call for taskforce as WHO terms hoarding a medical disorder for first time

The government is facing calls to establish a taskforce to rethink how authorities deal with hoarding after the World Health Organisation classified it as a medical disorder for the first time.

Jeremy Corbyn tries to draw line under Palestine wreath row with fresh denial

Jeremy Corbyn has sought to draw a line under a row over wreaths laid at a memorial for Palestinians, issuing a fresh denial that he paid tribute to suspected terrorists.

Royal Bank of Scotland bankers 'joked about ruining US housing market'

Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) traders compared their behaviour to gangsters in "Goodfellas" and joked about ruining the US housing market in the run up to the financial crisis, it has been claimed.

West Yorkshire Police charge 31 people in Huddersfield child sex inquiry

More than 30 people have been charged with multiple sex offences, including rape and trafficking, against girls as young as 12.

Man, 40, held after woman stabbed to death in Battersea, London

A 40-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman was found stabbed inside a home in south London.

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A59 reopens near Skipton Golf Club

The road was blocked due to an accident that happened Thursday morning just after 10am

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A59 reopens near Skipton Golf Club

The road was blocked due to an accident that happened Thursday morning just after 10am

Northern invites strike union to ACAS talks

The troubled local train operator says it wants to to resolve the ongoing RMT dispute over guards.

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Major disruption to trains after tractor blocks line

Many services have been cancelled.

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