Lib Dems' Jo Swinson: Being a woman will not stop me toppling Boris Johnson

Lib Dems' Jo Swinson: Being a woman will not stop me toppling Boris Johnson

Liberal Democrat leader Jo Swinson has warned Boris Johnson that being a woman will not stop her from toppling him as Prime Minister. In hard-hitting comments, the East Dunbartonshire MP told a rejuvenated party that the Conservative Party leader...
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Drone pilot saves surfer from shark with speakers

Drone pilot saves surfer from shark with speakers

A drone operator uses the speaker system aboard his Mavic Enterprise 2 to warn a surfer of a rapidly approaching shark. Christopher Joyce was trying to capture footage of sharks on his search and rescue drone when he spotted the situation. He ...
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Prime Minister's motive for prorogation was to silence Parliament, court hears

Prime Minister's motive for prorogation was to silence Parliament, court hears

Prime Minister Boris Johnson's motive for an "exceptionally long" prorogation was to "silence" Parliament, Supreme Court justices have heard. Lawyers for Gina Miller, who is bringing a challenge over Mr Johnson's advice to the Queen to suspend Pa...
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Newly discovered giant salamander species is 'world's biggest amphibian'

Newly discovered giant salamander species is 'world's biggest amphibian'

A 74-year-old museum specimen, which once lived at ZSL London Zoo has been identified as a new species of giant salamander and probably the world's biggest amphibian. Researchers researchers from ZSL (Zoological Society of London) and London's Na...
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London Fashion Week 2019 - the highlights

London Fashion Week 2019 - the highlights

Highlights from London Fashion Week 2019 featuring shows including Burberry, Victoria Beckham, Preen and more.
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Supreme Court begins hearing legality of prorogation

Supreme Court begins hearing legality of prorogation

The Supreme Court begins hearing whether the prorogation of Parliament is unlawful. It will take place over three days and it is unclear when a ruling will be made. 11 justices are sitting on a panel for the case, indicating the importance of thi...
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American woman becomes first person to swim across Channel four times non-stop

American woman becomes first person to swim across Channel four times non-stop

An American cancer survivor has become the first person to swim across the English Channel four times in a row. Sarah Thomas, 37, completed the heroic feat of endurance at about 6.30am on Tuesday after more than 54 hours of swimming.
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Gina Miller arrives at Supreme Court for appeal over Boris Johnson's suspension of Parliament

Gina Miller arrives at Supreme Court for appeal over Boris Johnson's suspension of Parliament

Pro-EU businesswoman Gina Miller arrives at the Supreme Court.The Supreme Court justices will begin to examine if Boris Johnson's decision to suspend Parliament for five weeks in the run-up to the Brexit deadline was legal.
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Napoli v Liverpool: Champions League match preview

Napoli v Liverpool: Champions League match preview

In-depth preview of Liverpool's Champions League clash against Napoli. The Merseyside team won the Champions League last season with a win over Tottenham in the final.
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England train ahead of the Rugby World Cup

England train ahead of the Rugby World Cup

England's rugby team have been put through their paces at the gym ahead of the Rugby World Cup in Japan. England's first game is against Tonga on September 22.
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Countdown to Brexit: 44 days until Britain leaves the EU

Countdown to Brexit: 44 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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'Miracle cream' clears seven-year-old's skin from severe eczema

'Miracle cream' clears seven-year-old's skin from severe eczema

The family of a young boy who suffered severe eczema claim a GBP4.50 "miracle" cream has cleared his skin. Seven-year-old Lucas Ellis had the condition from three weeks old, and at its worst it was so severe he could not walk or go to school. Aft...
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Footballer loses over five stone after seeing a 'mortifying' snap of herself on the pitch

Footballer loses over five stone after seeing a 'mortifying' snap of herself on the pitch

A 15-stone footballer who was left mortified by a snap of herself on the pitch has overhauled her lifestyle - ditching over five stone in the process. Despite having previously not struggled at all with her weight, healthy eating went out the wind...
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Downton Abbey available for rent on Airbnb

Downton Abbey available for rent on Airbnb

Downton Abbey is available for a one-night stay. Highclere Castle, which was the setting for the series and film, is now available for rent on Airbnb. Guests will be able to explore the grounds of the stately home and be waited on by the castle'...
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Brad Pitt gets seal of approval on new space film from ISS astronaut

Brad Pitt gets seal of approval on new space film from ISS astronaut

Hollywood star Brad Pitt has received high praise for his new space film Ad Astra from an astronaut on the International Space Station. The Fight Club actor spoke with Nasa's Nick Hague at Mission Control in Houston.
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Julien Macdonald presents glittering collection at London Fashion Week

Julien Macdonald presents glittering collection at London Fashion Week

Julien Macdonald presents Julien x Gabriela at Southwark Cathedral for London Fashion Week 2019. The fashion designer studied fashion knitwear at the University of Brighton and received his MA at the Royal College of Art in London before launchin...
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Kendall Jenner makes surprise appearance at Burberry's London Fashion Week show

Kendall Jenner makes surprise appearance at Burberry's London Fashion Week show

Kendall Jenner showed off her new look as she joined Gigi and Bella Hadid on the catwalk for Burberry's London Fashion Week show. The Keeping Up With The Kardashians star was one of the big-name models at Burberry's Spring/Summer 2020 show in Lon...
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Victoria Beckham SS20 catwalk stuns London Fashion Week

Victoria Beckham SS20 catwalk stuns London Fashion Week

Victoria Beckham's husband David and four children all turned up to support her as she presented her latest collection at London Fashion Week. Her husband David and four children all turned up to support her saying they were "so proud" of the Spi...
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Jurgen Klopp: It was so easy getting back to normal after Champions League win

Jurgen Klopp: It was so easy getting back to normal after Champions League win

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said his players had no problem getting back to the grind following a gruelling season where they won the Champions League. Klopp praised his players character, and suggested they want to be even better in this camp...
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Chelsea v Valencia: Champions League match preview

Chelsea v Valencia: Champions League match preview

In-depth preview of Chelsea's Champions League clash against Valencia. The Blues won the Europa League last season in Maurizio Sarri's final game in charge, paving the way for legend Frank Lampard to take charge.
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Sir Ed Davey: Lib Dems are our country's last hope to stop Brexit

Sir Ed Davey: Lib Dems are our country's last hope to stop Brexit

Liberal Democrat MP Sir Ed Davey said his party is the only option to stop Brexit and lead the world on climate change action. The former energy secretary was speaking at the Lib Dem's party conference in Bournemouth.
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Mother of five-year-old boy launches GBP500,000 appeal for life-saving treatment

Mother of five-year-old boy launches GBP500,000 appeal for life-saving treatment

The parents of a brave five-year-old boy whose leukaemia has returned despite a stem cell transplant are pleading for help to raise GBP500,000 for life-saving treatment. Oscar Saxelby-Lee underwent a transplant in May after a search for a donor, ...
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Boris Johnson can 'see the shape' of a Brexit deal

Boris Johnson can 'see the shape' of a Brexit deal

Boris Johnson speaks after his meeting with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and the EU's chief Brexit negotiator, Michel Barnier, saying he can "see the shape" of a Brexit deal. The PM also explained why he skipped a press confer...
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The annual Halloween pumpkin harvest in Yorkshire

The annual Halloween pumpkin harvest in Yorkshire

Tom Hoggard harvests pumpkins at Howe Bridge Farm in Yorkshire, ahead of Halloween. The family-run farm is expected to harvest thousands of pumpkins in the coming weeks to supply shops and business throughout England.
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Boris Johnson 'empty chaired' as Luxembourg holds press conference without him

Boris Johnson 'empty chaired' as Luxembourg holds press conference without him

Boris Johnson skips a joint press conference with the Prime Minister of Luxembourg during noisy protests. Xavier Bettel spoke to the press during the scheduled joint appearance.
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Rugby World Cup 2019 in numbers

Rugby World Cup 2019 in numbers

The Rugby World Cup kicks off in Japan on September 20. Here, PA looks at some of the numbers behind the tournament's history.
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Frank Lampard 'proud' to manage Chelsea in Champions League

Frank Lampard 'proud' to manage Chelsea in Champions League

Chelsea head coach Frank Lampard says he will be proud to manage his team against Valencia in the Champions League. The former Blues midfielder will be making his debut as a manager in the competition, after winning the trophy as a player in 2012.
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Jo Swinson: I'm a Liberal Democrat, I'm about stopping Brexit

Jo Swinson: I'm a Liberal Democrat, I'm about stopping Brexit

Liberal Democrat party leader Jo Swinson gets into a battery powered green energy car built and designed by Technology students by as she visits Bournemouth College, during the Liberal Democrats autumn conference.
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David Cameron sorry for the state of the country after EU referendum

David Cameron sorry for the state of the country after EU referendum

David Cameron has said he is sorry for the state of the country now after the EU referendum but does not regret calling the vote in 2016. In an in-depth television interview with ITV, the former prime minister spoke about his time in office. Cour...
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Chuka Umunna attacks Corbyn and Johnson in Liberal Democrat speech

Chuka Umunna attacks Corbyn and Johnson in Liberal Democrat speech

Chuka Umunna has launched an attack on Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn during his speech to the Liberal Democrat conference in Bournemouth. Umunna accused Jeremy Corbyn for holding 'illiberal' values and said that Bo...
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Liverpool prepare to begin Champions League defence

Liverpool prepare to begin Champions League defence

Andrew Robertson was a notable absentee as Liverpool trained at Melwood ahead of their opening Champions League tie against Napoli.
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Boris Johnson 'cautious' on Brexit progress as he meets European Commission President

Boris Johnson 'cautious' on Brexit progress as he meets European Commission President

Prime Minister Boris Johnson with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, inside Le Bouquet Garni restaurant in Luxembourg, prior to a working lunch on Brexit. Downing Street has sought to downplay speculation that Monday's meeting cou...
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15,000 Japanese fans sing Welsh national anthem at training session

15,000 Japanese fans sing Welsh national anthem at training session

15,000 Japanese rugby fans made the Welsh team feel at home in Kitakyushu by singing their national anthem. Their rendition of Land of my Fathers ended with a huge round of applause.
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Rugby World Cup: Wales train in front of 15,000 rugby fans in Japan

Rugby World Cup: Wales train in front of 15,000 rugby fans in Japan

Wales' World Cup campaign had a spectacular lift-off in Kitakyushu on Monday when 15,000 people attended an open training session. Kitakyushu Stadium was packed to the rafters as tournament fever gripped a city that has been turned into a home fr...
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Brexit: The state of the parties as Sam Gyimah joins the Lib Dems

Brexit: The state of the parties as Sam Gyimah joins the Lib Dems

A look at how the Government and opposition benches stand after former Tory minister Sam Gyimah joined the Liberal Democrats. It brings the total number of Lib Dem MPs up to 18, as leader Jo Swinson announced they will stop Brexit if they are vot...
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The Cars frontman Ric Ocasek dies aged 75

The Cars frontman Ric Ocasek dies aged 75

The frontman for rock band The Cars, Ric Ocasek, has been found dead in a Manhattan apartment at the age of 75. The Cars' chart-topping hits in the late 1970s and 1980s included Just What I Needed, Shake It Up and Drive.
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Jailed killer warns teenagers about the dangers of carrying a knife

Jailed killer warns teenagers about the dangers of carrying a knife

Teenagers are to be warned about the dangers of carrying a knife by a former schoolboy killer. Convicted killer Sadam Essakhil took part in a video project with West Midlands Police to discourage pupils carrying knives. Pupils at a school in Birm...
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Countdown to Brexit: 45 days until Britain leaves the EU

Countdown to Brexit: 45 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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Samuel L. Jackson stars in dementia campaign

Samuel L. Jackson stars in dementia campaign

Samuel L. Jackson stars in powerful dementia campaign to challenge misunderstanding of the condition. Alzheimer's Research UK's #ShareTheOrange campaign uses an orange to highlight the physical impact on the brain during dementia.
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Actors, musicians and sportsmen unite for Prostate Cancer UK campaign

Actors, musicians and sportsmen unite for Prostate Cancer UK campaign

Celebrities from the world of music, entertainment and sport including Jim Broadbent, Nile Rodgers, Stephen Fry and Bill Turnbull have unified to share their own prostate cancer stories through a series of videos as part of Prostate Cancer UK's ca...
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Jo Swinson: David Cameron cannot be forgiven for calling Brexit referendum

Jo Swinson: David Cameron cannot be forgiven for calling Brexit referendum

Liberal Democrat leader Jo Swinson says David Cameron cannot be forgiven for his "shocking misjudgment" over the decision to call a Brexit referendum. Ms Swinson was speaking during a public Q&A at her party conference in Bournemouth.
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Joe Root and Tim Paine reflect on Ashes series after England take a draw in the last Test

Joe Root and Tim Paine reflect on Ashes series after England take a draw in the last Test

England have walked away from the 2019 Ashes with a draw after levelling the series at 2-2 following victory at The Oval. Australia retain the urn though, after winning the last Ashes series Down Under.
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Premier League round-up: Liverpool maintain 100% start as Man City lose

Premier League round-up: Liverpool maintain 100% start as Man City lose

A look at the highlights from the fifth round of Premier League games as Liverpool maintain their 100 per cent record for the first five games of the season.
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Premier League top scorer: Who leads the race for the golden boot?

Premier League top scorer: Who leads the race for the golden boot?

A look at the Premier League's top scorers after five matches in the race for the golden boot. Tammy Abraham, Teemu Pukki and Sergio Aguero are all in the running after another week of play.
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Warren Gatland: Wales is ready to get down to business for Rugby World Cup

Warren Gatland: Wales is ready to get down to business for Rugby World Cup

Warren Gatland says Wales' focus is on "competition rugby" as they continue counting down to their World Cup opener against Georgia. Gatland's team are set to go into that September 23 encounter without locks Adam Beard and Cory Hill. Beard is r...
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London Fashion Week: Preen collection

London Fashion Week: Preen collection

Preen by Thornton Bregazzi showcase their spring/summer 2020 collection at London Fashion Week. The designer fashion brand was founded in 1996 by Justin Thornton and Thea Bregazzi
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Sir Vince Cable: Boris Johnson is not learning from Churchill's mistakes

Sir Vince Cable: Boris Johnson is not learning from Churchill's mistakes

Sir Vince Cable addresses the Liberal Democrat party conference in Bournemouth, Dorset. The former party leader told the conference Prime Minister Boris Johnson had failed to learn from his hero Winston Churchill's mistakes.
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Jo Swinson: I'll cancel Brexit if I'm PM

Jo Swinson: I'll cancel Brexit if I'm PM

Liberal Democrats leader Jo Swinson has promised to cancel Brexit altogether if her party wins a majority at the next election. The pro-EU party is enjoying a revival under Ms Swinson's watch, having seen a host of MPs defect to her party with it...
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