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Doncaster Rovers v Gillingham

8 hours 57 min ago
Live coverage of Saturday's League One game between Doncaster Rovers and Gillingham.
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Charlton Athletic v Barnsley

8 hours 58 min ago
Live coverage of Saturday's League One game between Charlton Athletic and Barnsley.
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Who was the real Granny Smith?

20 hours 29 min ago
The Granny Smith apple turns 150 this year, but who was the woman who gave her name to the fruit?
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Benny the beluga: Fireworks display on hold for whale's safety

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 17:11
The whale has been swimming in the River Thames off Gravesend since 25 September.
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Half of banks have closed to 13 million people

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 00:01
A BBC analysis of official figures finds nearly 6,000 local bank branches have closed since 2010.
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Tunbridge Wells man died after misdiagnosis of sepsis symptoms

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 19:32
Student Tim Mason would not have died from sepsis if he had been correctly diagnosed, a coroner says.
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MPs sign up for £2m of free overseas trips

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 17:21
MPs have accepted more than £2m worth of free travel over the last two years, BBC analysis reveals.
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England v Sri Lanka: Joe Denly prepared to open in Tests for England

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 12:40
Joe Denly is not ruling out opening the England batting in the Tests against Sri Lanka - nine years after his last cap, in an ODI.
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Gatwick Airport move to increase capacity 'underhand'

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 10:10
Gatwick Airport says up to 15 extra flights could take off each hour by using the emergency runway.
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British soldier's WW1 Belgian-brewed ale lives on

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 09:52
Sgt Jack Payne's Silly Scotch Ale is celebrated 100 years on in the Belgium town it is named after.
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Tunbridge Wells man died after sepsis symptoms 'missed'

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 07:09
An inquest hears the 21-year-old student "felt like he was dying" but was sent home from hospital.
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British farmers shouldn't get cheap EU labour - government adviser

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 17:03
Fruit and veg growers are likely to be hit by new immigration rules after Brexit, Lords are told.
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Sex slave 'passed around England for a decade'

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 16:11
The men who trafficked her poured petrol on her and threatened to set her alight.
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Tory MP Craig Mackinlay 'overspent on election to win seat'

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 14:22
Craig Mackinlay denies making false expenditure returns in a bid to beat Nigel Farage in South Thanet.
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Where are house prices rising the fastest?

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 12:14
Some regions have seen property prices rise by more than 6% in the past year, official figures show.
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A British woman held as a sex slave describes her experience

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 10:23
The Salvation Army says it's helping an increasing number of British victims of modern slavery.
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London Victoria power failure leaves hundreds stranded

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 21:24
All lines from Victoria station are reporting cancellations and delays of up to 45 minutes.
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Tory MP Craig Mackinlay on trial over election expenses

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 12:43
Craig Mackinlay is accused of overspending in a bid to defeat Nigel Farage in South Thanet.
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UK's railway stations with most train delays revealed

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 00:00
Ten of Britain's busiest stations have seen more than half of all trains in 2018 delayed, research finds.
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Lizzy Yarnold: Britain's most decorated Winter Olympian retires from skeleton

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 23:00
Great Britain's most decorated Winter Olympian Lizzy Yarnold retires from skeleton after "10 amazing years".
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