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Extinction Rebellion protests

Extinction Rebellion targets Christmas music charts

Royal Mail vans at depot

Royal Mail legal bid to block strikes in run-up to Christmas reaches High Court

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge

William and Kate to meet crisis text service volunteers

General Election 2019

Nigel Farage faces calls not to contest further seats

Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton condemns ‘shameful’ delay in Russia interference report release

The Duchess of Sussex

Hillary Clinton ‘wants to hug Meghan after heartbreaking sexism and racism’

A man walks through flood water in Doncaster

Rain set to ease in flood-stricken areas as Johnson calls Cobra meeting

Liberal Democrats

Lib Dem candidate resigns amid probe into ‘deeply offensive’ tweets


UK ‘will look very closely’ at probe into Briton’s death in Turkey

A Conservative rosette

Tory election candidate faces call to stand down over ‘disgusting racism’

William Allen after being presented with the Legion d’Honneur, during a ceremony at the French ambassador’s residence in Kensington Gardens, London

‘Humble’ Second World War veterans receive Legion d’Honneur

Flooding in Doncaster

Johnson calls Cobra meeting over floods after letter from Corbyn

Boris Johnson is to chair a COBRA meeting tomorrow.

PM calls emergency COBRA meeting on floods as towns evacuate

A Unison flag

Health workers in Northern Ireland vote for strike action

James Le Mesurier founded the White Helmets in 2014

British co-founder of Syrian White Helmets found dead in Istanbul

Mercury starting its transit of the sun

Observers catch rare glimpse of Mercury passing the sun

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