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16th July, 18:00

Scotland has highest drug related death rate in EU

Scotland had the highest drug-related death rate in the European Union in 2018, with the likes of heroin, methadone and cocaine killing at almost three times the rate of the United Kingdom as a whole..
16th July, 17:25

Doctors reveal separation of twins joined at the head

Two-year-old twins joined at the head have undergone successful surgery at a British hospital to separate their skulls, brains and blood vessels, doctors said on Tuesday..
16th July, 15:25

Welsh street takes worlds steepest title

Guiness World Records has named a meandering street in northwest Wales the steepest in the world, knocking a road in New Zealand off the top spot..
16th July, 14:50

Climate activists arrested for disrupting Londons biggest concrete supplier

Six climate activists were arrested on Tuesday after the Extinction Rebellion group disrupted London Concrete, the British capitals biggest supplier of ready-mixed concrete which supplies a major road tunnel project under the River Thames..
16th July, 14:20

Minimum age to play the National Lottery could be increased

Players currently must be 16 or over.
16th July, 13:55

London mayor blocks plans for Tulip skyscraper

Londons mayor has blocked plans to build a glass viewing platform 1,000 feet (300 m) above Britains capital on a slender tower shaped like a tulip, saying it would be of limited public benefit and damage the skyline..
16th July, 06:50

Johnson accuses Corbyn of Anti Semitism

Boris Johnson has said the leader of the main opposition Labour party, Jeremy Corbyn, was guilty of anti-Semitism..
16th July, 06:19

Trump remains defiant after twitter outburst against Congresswomen

Donald Trump doubled down on his attacks against four minority U.S. congresswomen and dismissed concerns that his comments were racist..
15th July, 13:15

EU Commission president nominee Brexit extension could happen

Germany’s Ursula von der Leyen said on Monday she would support giving Britain more time to negotiate its exit from the European Union .
15th July, 13:10

Alan Turing to be on fifty pound note

Mathematician Alan Turing, who helped Britain win World War Two with his code-cracking will appear on the Bank of England’s next 50-pound banknote.
15th July, 13:05

Five cities sees climate change protests

The Extinction Rebellion group have protested in five cites in the UK.
15th July, 05:34

Djokovic beats Federer to win epic Wimbledon final

Novak Djokovic again proved the toughest of nuts for Roger Federer to crack as he claimed a fifth Wimbledon title..
15th July, 05:10

Joint statement issued over Iran nuclear deal

France, Britain and Germany say they are preoccupied by the escalation of tensions in the Persian Gulf region and a risk of Irans 2015 nuclear deal falling apart..
15th July, 05:00

Englands cricketers crowned world champions

England won the Cricket World Cup for the first time after New Zealand matched their 15 in a Super Over but lost on fewer boundaries scored..
14th July, 08:31

MPs and journalists angered by police investigation into leaked memos

Senior British politicians joined journalists in criticising police for warning media not to publish leaked government documents..
14th July, 06:32

Warning about another UK recession

A new report from the Resolution Foundation warns that Britain is facing its highest recession risk since 2007..
14th July, 06:30

Inspired Halep denies Serena in Wimbledon final

Serena Williams remained tantalisingly one short of a record-equalling 24 Grand Slam singles titles as Simona Halep thrashed her in the Wimbledon final..
14th July, 06:26

Power restored after New York blackout

A wide swath of New Yorks Manhattan borough was plunged into darkness after a transformer explosion knocked out the power..
13th July, 11:10

Johnson admits comments about US envoy played part in resignation

Boris Johnson, frontrunner to be Britain’s next prime minister, denied he was responsible for the resignation of the ambassador to Washington.
13th July, 08:34

Federer holds off Nadal to reach Wimbledon final

Roger Federer produced a vintage display to beat old adversary Rafael Nadal 7-6 1-6 6-3 6-4 and reach his 31st Grand Slam final and 12th at Wimbledon..
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