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British Gas offers free electricity at weekends

45 min 21 sec ago
British Gas is to offer free electricity for eight hours at weekends to two million customers who have smart meters installed.
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Battle of the Somme: Centenary remembrance events held

51 min 18 sec ago
A two-minute silence is held as commemorative events are held in the UK and France to mark 100 years since the start of the World War One Battle of the Somme.
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Tory leadership: Ken Clarke urges Michael Gove to quit

1 hour 17 min ago
Tory former chancellor Ken Clarke calls on Michael Gove to quit the party leadership contest after losing the "trust" of MPs as more backers come out for Theresa May.
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In pictures: Battle of the Somme

1 hour 55 min ago
Images from The Somme, one of the bloodiest battles of World War One.
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Euro 2016 Catch-Up: Portugal progress on penalties

1 hour 55 min ago
Catch up with all the highlights from Euro 2016 as Portugal beat Poland on penalties to reach the semi-finals.
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Marking the moment the Battle of the Somme began

1 hour 59 min ago
The centenary of the Battle of the Somme was marked by two minutes' silence at 07:28 on 1 July, the moment soldiers went over the top.
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UK shares push higher on Carney speech

1 hour 59 min ago
UK shares rise for a third day, after Bank of England governor Mark Carney hinted at fresh stimulus measures following the Brexit vote.
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Spectre violence sparked most complaints to BBFC

2 hours 13 min ago
Spectre generated the most complaints to the British Board of Film Classification (BBFC) in 2015, followed by Kingsman: The Secret Service and Minions, the ratings body reveals.
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Andy Murray column: 'Dan Evans has made mistakes along the way - but he can play'

3 hours 42 min ago
Andy Murray on 'cheeky chappie' Dan Evans' chances against Roger Federer, and meeting former boxer Carl Froch.
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Remembering the Battle of the Somme

3 hours 54 min ago
Vigils have been held overnight in France and across the UK to mark the 100th anniversary of the start of the Battle of the Somme.
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Rio 2016: Derek Redmond helped by father in Barcelona 1992

4 hours 29 min ago
In the BBC Sport Olympics countdown, we recall when injured 400m sprinter Derek Redmond was helped to the finish by his father in 1992.
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Newspaper headlines: 'BoJo Brexecuted' on Tory 'Day of Treachery'

4 hours 55 min ago
A dramatic turn of events in the Conservative Party leadership contest demands a dramatic set of headlines and front pages - and Friday's newspapers duly deliver.
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Soliciting by sex workers should not be a crime, MPs say

7 hours 17 min ago
Prostitution laws should be urgently rewritten in England and Wales so sex workers are no longer criminalised for soliciting, a new Commons report says.
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Shaun Ley: Labour leadership challenge, 30s-style

7 hours 53 min ago
What can history teach us about the Labour Party's current leadership crisis?
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Honoured relatives

8 hours 5 min ago
Families remember long lost relatives who fought during the Battle of the Somme.
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Watch your back

8 hours 11 min ago
Boris Johnson won't run for Tory leader after Brexit ally Michael Gove said he was the wrong man for the job.
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From red to khaki

8 hours 13 min ago
London buses commandeered for the war effort were used to transport troops to France in World War One. What's the story of the original "battle buses"?
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Our House

8 hours 14 min ago
A week on from the vote, how has ordinary life changed - or not changed?
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Into the light

8 hours 21 min ago
The moving and inspirational true story of an academic's battle to accept losing his sight is brought to the cinema in Notes on Blindness.
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Lord Nelson HMS Victory letter to go under the hammer in Derbyshire

8 hours 42 min ago
A letter written by Lord Nelson on his flagship HMS Victory - giving a "remarkable" insight into his naval tactics - is set to be sold at auction.
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