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Australian Open: Harriet Dart only Briton to reach second round of qualifying

Harriet Dart qualified for the Australian Open in 2019 2020 Australian Open Venue: Melbourne Park Dates: 20 January to 2 February Coverage: Listen on BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra and online; Live text on selected matches on the BBC Sport website and app. Harriet Dart was the only...

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Koko Camden: Fire engulfs famous music venue

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionOne third of the roof of Koko in Camden was on fire at one point, the London Fire Brigade says One of London’s most famous music venues has been badly damaged in an overnight blaze. The dome on the roof of...

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Streatham Hill stabbing: Mother attacked in front of child

Image copyright Google Image caption The woman was stabbed while walking with her child in a pushchair on Downton Avenue in Streatham Hill A mother was stabbed three times in front of her child in an unprovoked attack in south London. The victim, 36, was pushing her child in...

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Prince Philip leaves hospital in time for Christmas

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionPrince Philip was seen leaving King Edward VII’s hospital in London on Tuesday morning The Duke of Edinburgh has left hospital after four nights of treatment in relation to a “pre-existing condition”. Prince Philip, 98, was taken to the King Edward...

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Ellie Goulding helps driver ‘T-boned’ by Royal Mail truck

Image copyright Shaan Assi / Twitter Image caption The video shows a Volkswagen GTi being pushed down the A40, by the Royal Mail delivery vehicle Singer Ellie Goulding came to the aid of a driver being pushed sideways by a Royal Mail lorry in west London. Footage shows a...

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Man found stabbed to death in north London

Image copyright Google Image caption The fight was reported to have taken place at Shelley House in Haringey A man has been found stabbed to death following reports of a fight in north London. An ambulance crew found the victim, in his 40s, at Shelley House, Boyton Road, Haringey,...

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Donald Trump in UK on three-day visit to mark Nato anniversary

Image copyright AFP Image caption US President Donald Trump and his wife Melania disembark from Air Force One at Stansted airport Donald Trump has arrived in the UK for a three-day visit, which will include a meeting of the defence alliance Nato. The US president, who landed at Stansted...

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The Hundred fixtures: Oval Invincibles host Welsh Fire in inaugural game

What is The Hundred? The Hundred – 2020 season Dates: Friday, 17 July – Saturday, 15 August Coverage: Live on BBC television, iPlayer, the BBC Sport website and app, plus text commentary on the BBC Sport website and app Oval Invincibles will take on Welsh Fire in the inaugural...

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Rape-accused Joseph McCann ‘caught on CCTV at hotel’

Image copyright PA Media Image caption CCTV images allegedly showed Joseph McCann at the Phoenix Lodge Hotel in Watford on 25 April A man accused of rape was caught on camera at a hotel just before one of his alleged victims smashed him over the head and escaped, a...

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