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Drone light show in China breaks world record

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 15:58
More than 1,000 illuminated dancing drones have set a new Guinness World Record in a 13-minute flight.

David Goodall: Scientist, 104, begins trip to end his life

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 15:56
David Goodall is not terminally ill but wants to die, and resents that he cannot elect to do so in Australia.

Four ways to get men into early years teaching roles

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 15:48
Head teachers' union NAHT says there need to be more male teachers for children aged five and under.

What was life like for first-generation Windrush migrants?

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 15:35
A first-generation Windrush migrant describes his journey from Jamaica to the UK in 1948.

Local elections: The young people running to be councillors

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 15:18
With the average age of local councillors above 60, what is driving people in their twenties to run?

Bullying claims against Speaker John Bercow 'concerning', says No 10

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 14:44
Allegations of bullying by the Speaker should be properly investigated, the PM's spokesman says.

Breast scan error 'shortened up to 270 lives' - Hunt

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 14:40
Hundreds of women in England may have died prematurely after failing to receive breast scan invitations.

Syria war: MoD admits civilian died in RAF strike on Islamic State

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 14:25
A man on a motorbike was hit when he crossed a target area in Syria at the last minute.

House of Fraser to close stores in reorganisation

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 14:13
The department store chain announces a turnaround plan and a new Chinese owner.

Acid murder trial: Accused in 'prostitution secret' threat

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 13:59
Berlinah Wallace said she threatened to reveal her former partner's past to his new girlfriend.

Sheffield burns survivor to launch beauty pageant

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 13:40
Rochelle Barrett suffered third degree burns and now plans a pageant for people with disfigurements.

Prime Minister's Questions: The key bits and the verdict

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 13:30
Theresa May clashed with Jeremy Corbyn over Windrush and the local elections - here are the key bits.

Netball and the Olympics: What's holding the sport back?

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 13:24
Netball is '20 years and £20m away' from the Olympics, says England netball chief Joanna Adams, but is its lack of male players holding it back?

Biohacker Aaron Traywick found dead in a spa

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 13:04
Aaron Traywick had made headlines for promoting unlicensed drugs to sick members of the public.

Macron thanks Australian leader's 'delicious wife'

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 12:17
The French president's usually excellent English failed him for a moment in front of the cameras.

Prof Stephen Hawking's multiverse finale

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 12:15
In his last paper, the Cambridge physicist tackles multiple universes and a cosmic paradox.

Liverpool supporters in Rome told 'under no circumstances' walk to stadium

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 11:55
Liverpool warn their fans not to walk to the Stadio Olimpico for Wednesday's Champions League semi-final second leg against Roma.

Inside McLaren: Secrets of Alonso’s unbelievable Baku drive

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 11:32
BBC Sport is given exclusive access to Fernando Alonso's damaged car as it returns to the McLaren factory after the Azerbaijan Grand Prix.

Shocking numbers work while ill, report says

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 11:26
Employees have become much more likely to come to work while ill according to a new report.

George Michael: Family ask fans to remove tributes

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 11:13
Supporters have created memorial gardens outside his homes in Goring and Highgate.

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