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Harry Dunn: Family ‘to continue fight’ for Anne Sacoolas’ extradition

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Image copyright Justice4Harry19 Image caption Harry Dunn died in hospital after his motorbike was involved in a crash outside RAF Croughton Harry Dunn’s mother said the family would “continue our fight” after the US refused to extradite the woman who is to be charged with causing his death. Charlotte Charles......
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Barbara Keeley MP had treatment for breast cancer months before election

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Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Barbara Keeley said the campaign was “very tough” following her treatment for cancer An MP has revealed she was recovering from treatment for breast cancer during the recent general election campaign. Barbara Keeley, 67, said she was diagnosed in April, had surgery in May......
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Trevor Phillips: ‘Insane reasons’ for stabbings

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Question Time veteran Trevor Phillips said in order to tackle knife crime we should “stop glorifying” gang culture, during the live show in Stoke Newington, London. The former head of the Commission for Racial Equality also questioned how we could raise the safety of public spaces such as parks. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-51231623...
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Coronavirus: ‘Increased likelihood’ of cases in the UK

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Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionBritish passenger Thomas Crosby describes journey from virus-hit Wuhan There is an “increased likelihood” of cases of the new coronavirus occurring in the UK, Health Secretary Matt Hancock has said. However, he said there were no confirmed cases in the UK, which......
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Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: Husband to meet Boris Johnson for talks

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Image copyright PA Media Image caption Mr Ratcliffe, with five-year-old daughter Gabriella, who last year started school in the UK Boris Johnson will meet the husband of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe later, the British-Iranian woman jailed in Iran, to discuss efforts to bring her home. Richard Ratcliffe said he wanted to hold......
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Labour leadership: Rebecca Long-Bailey interview in full

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Rebecca Long-Bailey speaks to the BBC’s Laura Kuenssberg as the Labour leadership race continues. She says the party had “a great set of policies” at the general election but got its “messaging” wrong. The BBC will be speaking to the other Labour leadership candidates during the contest. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-51215644...
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Labour leadership: Thornberry pressed on ‘selective’ school choice

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Emily Thornberry says she wants “good schools up and down the country” as she is pushed over why she sent her son to a partially-selective school. The Labour leadership contender told the BBC’s Andrew Neil she was “a victim” of selective education herself, but “as a mother” would “never apologise......

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