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Three men fatally stabbed in London in little over 12 hours

Image copyright Marius Zarnescu Image caption The man stabbed to death in Knightsbridge died near the luxury department store Harrods Three men have been stabbed to death in London in little over 12 hours. A man in his 20s was attacked in Hackney, east London, on Thursday afternoon. A...

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Arsenal sack Unai Emery: Manager leaves after 18 months in charge

Arsenal are not in a ‘good moment’ – Unai Emery Unai Emery has been sacked as Arsenal manager after 18 months in charge. The Spaniard, who previously led Paris St-Germain to the French league title and won three Europa Leagues with Sevilla, was appointed Gunners boss in May 2018,...

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Rapman on Blue Story: ‘Kids in gangs aren’t spawns of Satan’

Image copyright Getty Images “I couldn’t focus on schoolwork because I was focused on surviving.” Rapman is talking about his childhood growing up in South London ahead of the release of his debut film, Blue Story – a tale of friendship, love and postcode wars. It follows the life...

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Whitechapel Big Ben bell foundry hotel plan approved

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The historical foundry has received royal visits Plans to redevelop the historical bell foundry where Big Ben was cast into a boutique hotel have been approved. Whitechapel Bell Foundry started up in east London in 1570. The current site was sold to developers...

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Dina Asher-Smith backs new athletes’ union after Diamond League changes

Asher-Smith’s 200m world title was accompanied by silvers in the 100m and 4x100m in Doha in September Great Britain’s 200m world champion Dina Asher-Smith says she will support the Athletics Association, an athletes’ union formed in response to changes to the Diamond League programme. American two-time Olympic triple jump...

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Orpington crash: One dead and 15 hurt as buses and car collide

Image copyright PA Media Image caption One of two damaged buses is removed from the scene of the crash One person died and 15 were injured in a crash involving two buses and a car in south-east London. The driver of the car has been arrested over the collision...

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Universal credit: MPs call for action on women driven to ‘survival sex’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Women say being left short of money by universal credit is forcing them to make desperate decisions Evidence that women are being driven to sex work because of problems with universal credit must lead to government action, MPs have said. A number of...

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Steve Morison: Shrewsbury’s ex-Millwall and Wales striker retires

Steve Morison scored the winner in Millwall’s 2016-17 League One play-off final victory over Bradford Former Millwall and Wales striker Steve Morison has retired from professional football at the age of 36. Morison, who signed a one-year deal with Shrewsbury in August, has agreed to take an academy coaching...

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Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: Daughter of Briton jailed in Iran back in UK

Image copyright PA Media Image caption Richard Ratcliffe embraces his daughter, Gabriella, after she landed back in the UK The five-year-old daughter of a British-Iranian woman jailed in Iran on spying charges has returned to the UK. Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, 40, a charity worker from London, has been detained for...

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