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    Police misconduct: Watchdog 'bringing wrong cases'

    Police misconduct: Watchdog 'bringing wrong cases'


    Some officers accused of gross misconduct wait years to be cleared, the police federation...

    Some officers accused of gross misconduct wait years to be cleared, the police federation says.
    'Defied the odds'

    'Defied the odds'


    A school in one of London's poorest boroughs aims to send 41 students to Oxford or Cambridge this...

    A school in one of London's poorest boroughs aims to send 41 students to Oxford or Cambridge this year.
    No-deal Brexit warning for UK drivers

    No-deal Brexit warning for UK drivers


    A no-deal Brexit would mean anyone planning to drive outside the UK would need an insurance Green...

    A no-deal Brexit would mean anyone planning to drive outside the UK would need an insurance Green Card.
    Northallerton fire: Asda, M&S and homes evacuated

    Northallerton fire: Asda, M&S and homes evacuated


    Customers and staff were asked to evacuate a nearby Asda store and M&S Foodhall as a...

    Customers and staff were asked to evacuate a nearby Asda store and M&S Foodhall as a precaution.
    Bristol mayor death threat graffiti: Man arrested

    Bristol mayor death threat graffiti: Man arrested


    The words "Marvin Must Die" were sprayed on the pavement outside Bristol mayor Marvin Rees'...

    The words "Marvin Must Die" were sprayed on the pavement outside Bristol mayor Marvin Rees' home.
    Leeds: Marcelo Bielsa says he watches all opponents train

    Leeds: Marcelo Bielsa says he watches all opponents train


    Leeds boss Marcelo Bielsa says he has sent a member of staff to watch every team the Whites have played this season...

    Leeds boss Marcelo Bielsa says he has sent a member of staff to watch every team the Whites have played this season train.
    Man dumped waste mountain at school

    Man dumped waste mountain at school


    Francis Heaton left rotting waste at a special school, which cost the institution £22,000 to...

    Francis Heaton left rotting waste at a special school, which cost the institution £22,000 to clear.
    Staffordshire Police e-fit 'looks like E.T.'

    Staffordshire Police e-fit 'looks like E.T.'


    Social media users say the image of a wanted woman resembles Steven Spielberg's 1982 movie...

    Social media users say the image of a wanted woman resembles Steven Spielberg's 1982 movie creation.
    Eastern promise

    Eastern promise


    As actor Kit Harrington embraces the county, what home-grown delights await...

    As actor Kit Harrington embraces the county, what home-grown delights await him?
    The sari-wearing factory strikers

    The sari-wearing factory strikers


    South Asian women workers led a strike against poor working conditions in a British factory in 1976. At its height 20,000 people joined the protests outside the Grunwick...

    South Asian women workers led a strike against poor working conditions in a British factory in 1976. At its height 20,000 people joined the protests outside the Grunwick factory.
    Ill mum writes daughter 35 birthday cards

    Ill mum writes daughter 35 birthday cards


    A terminally ill mother has written enough birthday cards for her young daughter to open one a year until she is...

    A terminally ill mother has written enough birthday cards for her young daughter to open one a year until she is 40.
    Pride flag

    Pride flag


    Manchester Pride changes the flag to ensure people from ethnic minority backgrounds feel...

    Manchester Pride changes the flag to ensure people from ethnic minority backgrounds feel represented.
    Muslim and a lesbian

    Muslim and a lesbian


    Miriam hid that she was gay for years - she explains how hard it was to come out to her strict Muslim...

    Miriam hid that she was gay for years - she explains how hard it was to come out to her strict Muslim parents.
    Self-storage fire

    Self-storage fire


    A homeless family and a fashion designer are among those who lost items in a fire at a self-storage...

    A homeless family and a fashion designer are among those who lost items in a fire at a self-storage unit.
    Eternal hunt

    Eternal hunt


    Jack Shepherd has been on the run for six months - what does an international manhunt...

    Jack Shepherd has been on the run for six months - what does an international manhunt involve?