Children as young as four caught with knives at school

Children as young as four caught with knives at school

Figures obtained by 5 News under Freedom of Information laws show a total of 1,144 knife possession offences in schools, where the suspect was a child, were recorded in England, Scotland and Wales last year. The number of offences more than double...
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Jofra Archer happy to show he has more than just pace after Ashes 6-45

Jofra Archer happy to show he has more than just pace after Ashes 6-45

Jofra Archer believes he demonstrated he is not just a one-trick pony after recording a six-wicket haul despite toning down the pace on the opening day of the third Ashes Test. England's man of the moment regularly exceeded 90mph on his Test debu...
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Red Arrows perform over New York

Red Arrows perform over New York

The Red Arrows have peformed a display over New York alongside their US counterparts. The Royal Air Force display team are on a tour of North America to promote the UK.
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Penguins, monkeys and lions take part in London Zoo's 2019 weigh-in

Penguins, monkeys and lions take part in London Zoo's 2019 weigh-in

Penguin chicks, squirrel monkeys and lions are just some of the creatures who had their vital statistics recorded at ZSL London Zoo's 2019 annual weigh-in.
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See Camilla's special hand-embroidered portrait

See Camilla's special hand-embroidered portrait

The Royal School of Needlework have created a special portrait of the Duchess of Cornwall which is set to go on display at an exhibition at Hampton Court Palace.
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Man who filmed Grenfell Tower bonfire video cleared

Man who filmed Grenfell Tower bonfire video cleared

A married father-of-two who filmed a cardboard model of Grenfell Tower being burned on a bonfire has been cleared by a judge who branded handling of evidence in the case "appalling". Paul Bussetti was on trial accused of sending a "grossly offens...
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Restoration work finishes at Canongate Kirk church in Edinburgh

Restoration work finishes at Canongate Kirk church in Edinburgh

Colin Morris, from Nevin of Edinburgh Painters, paints one of the royal coats of arms during renovation work on the main facade of Canongate Kirk in Edinburgh.
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The Great Dorset Steam Fair begins

The Great Dorset Steam Fair begins

Hundreds of period steam traction engines and heavy mechanical equipment from all eras gather to showcase Great Britain's rich industrial, agricultural and leisure history, at the annual Great Dorset Steam Fair. The show is taking place over the ...
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Jeremy Corbyn visits sheep farm as he promises to stop 'no-deal carnage'

Jeremy Corbyn visits sheep farm as he promises to stop 'no-deal carnage'

Jeremy Corbyn visits a sheep farm in Castlerigg, Cumbria, where he pledged to do "everything necessary" to stop "no-deal carnage" amid fears a no-deal Brexit could lead to the slaughter of millions of lambs. The Labour leader visited the farm in ...
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Crawl star Kaya Scodelario on the film's feminist script

Crawl star Kaya Scodelario on the film's feminist script

Crawl star Kaya Scodelario says the horror film's script was one of the most feminine she has ever read.
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Boris Johnson poses with foot on table at Elysee Palace

Boris Johnson poses with foot on table at Elysee Palace

Boris Johnson has posed with his foot on a table at Elysee Palace during a meeting with the French President. In the meeting, Emmanuel Macron told the Prime Minister the EU will not tear up Theresa May's Brexit deal.
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Emery preparing for 'big challenge' as Arsenal head to Anfield

Emery preparing for 'big challenge' as Arsenal head to Anfield

Arsenal boss Unai Emery looks ahead to Saturday's clash with Liverpool at Anfield. The Spaniard admits that facing the European champions will be a big challenge for his side.
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Boy, 10, dies after being found unconscious at Birmingham property

Boy, 10, dies after being found unconscious at Birmingham property

A 10-year-old boy has died after being found unconscious at a property in Birmingham. Emergency services were called to an address in Blossomville Way in Acocks Green at 7.19am on Thursday, where the boy was discovered in a critical condition. W...
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England pair up Ford and Farrell for Ireland clash

England pair up Ford and Farrell for Ireland clash

Eddie Jones and Owen Farrell comment on the pairing of Farrell and George Ford for the upcoming clash between England and Ireland. Ford has been captain in Farrell's absence for the matches against Wales, while the pair last started a Test at 10 ...
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Man released under investigation in Libby Squire murder probe

Man released under investigation in Libby Squire murder probe

A 25-year-old man arrested on Wednesday on suspicion of murdering Hull University student Libby Squire has been released under investigation, Humberside Police said. The 21-year-old vanished in February, leading to a search which involved hundred...
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Samba dancer prepares for Notting Hill Carnival

Samba dancer prepares for Notting Hill Carnival

Juliana Campos, from the Paraiso School of Samba, ahead of the Notting Hill Carnival. The samba dancer and Pilates instructor will parade on Monday during the main adults' parade. The two-day event over the late August bank holiday weekend sees t...
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Macron warns Johnson not to expect major changes to Brexit deal

Macron warns Johnson not to expect major changes to Brexit deal

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has met Emmanuel Macron in Paris to discuss the Brexit deadlock between the UK and the EU. Mr Macron has refused to budge on the Irish backstop agreement, but Mr Johnson believes a new deal can be negotiated.
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A look at the new Skoda Kamiq

A look at the new Skoda Kamiq

As Skoda's smallest crossover, the Kamiq combines SUV desirability with compact proportions. Prices are yet to be announced, with the model set to go on sale in late September.
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Students collect GCSEs after 'hardest ever' year

Students collect GCSEs after 'hardest ever' year

Pupils at Plantsbrook School in Sutton Coldfield receive their GCSE results. The school was badly affected by the collapse of Carillion, leaving a large part of the site half-built for around two years. Interview with head Tracy Campbell and pupil...
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Russia launches humanoid robot to space station

Russia launches humanoid robot to space station

Russia has sent a humanoid robot to the International Space Station as part of tests on a new rocket that is expected to replace the current launch vehicle. The Soyuz capsule, which typically carries a space crew, blasted off from the Russia-leas...
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Innovative cars that didn't take off

Innovative cars that didn't take off

Ambition and innovation go hand-in-hand in the car industry, however in some cases, manufacturers can go too far.
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Bank Holiday weather: A look ahead to the long weekend

Bank Holiday weather: A look ahead to the long weekend

A look at what the weather holds in store around the country as people prepare for a three-day weekend. Forecasts are predicting a decent amount of sunshine in most areas, with rain hardly on the radar.
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A look at the new Ssangyong Korando

A look at the new Ssangyong Korando

Now in its fourth generation, Ssangyong hopes the latest Korando can be a more compelling rival to market mainstays like the Nissan Qashqai and Kia Sportage.
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Meghan shares preview of work with women's charity on Instagram

Meghan shares preview of work with women's charity on Instagram

The Duchess of Sussex has posted an Instagram video of her latest collaboration with a charity that helps unemployed and vulnerable women get back into work. Meghan is a patron of Smart Works, which provides interview coaching and career advice t...
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Countdown to Brexit: 70 days until Britain leaves the EU

Countdown to Brexit: 70 days until Britain leaves the EU

Britain is set to leave the European Union on October 31 2019. Here we take a look at the latest figures behind Brexit.
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Baby cradled in New Zealand parliament

Baby cradled in New Zealand parliament

Credit: NZ Parliament TV Speaker Trevor Mallard of New Zealand's parliament is spotted cradling a baby during a speech in the chamber. Six-week-old Tutanekai Smith-Coffey was brought in on MP Tamati Coffey's first day back from paternity leave. M...
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Trump calls Danish PM's Greenland response 'nasty'

Trump calls Danish PM's Greenland response 'nasty'

US President Donald Trump described the Danish Prime Minister's comments, in response to his offer of buying Greenland, as nasty. Denmark's Prime Minister said she is "disappointed and surprised" by Mr Trump's decision to cancel a visit to Denmar...
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Game of Thrones author hails transformative effect effect on actors

Game of Thrones author hails transformative effect effect on actors

Game Of Thrones has transformed the lives of some of its actors, the author of the fantasy drama said. Writer George RR Martin returned to the scene of some of the filming in Northern Ireland on Wednesday.
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Titanic exploration pilot: Seeing the wreck for the first time was 'amazing'

Titanic exploration pilot: Seeing the wreck for the first time was 'amazing'

Explorers making the first manned voyage to the Titanic wreckage in 14 years said they have uncovered a partial collapse of the ship's hull. Nearly 13,125ft (4,000m) beneath the surface of the Atlantic Ocean, salt corrosion and metal-eating bacte...
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Man arrested in Libby Squire murder probe

Man arrested in Libby Squire murder probe

A 25-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering Hull University student Libby Squire, whose disappearance prompted a widespread search. The 21-year-old vanished in February this year, leading to a search which involved hundreds of p...
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Dwayne Johnson tops Forbes list of highest-paid actors

Dwayne Johnson tops Forbes list of highest-paid actors

Dwayne Johnson has topped the Forbes list of actors for highest pay between June 2018 and June 2019, earning $89 million in 12 months. His closest rivals for high pay were Chris Hemsworth, Robert Downey Jr, and the Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar.
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Repairing and rebuilding Whaley Bridge dam 'will take years and cost millions'

Repairing and rebuilding Whaley Bridge dam 'will take years and cost millions'

Work on the damaged dam in Whaley Bridge will take years and cost "millions", the project manager has said. More than 1,500 people were evacuated from the Derbyshire town from August 1 due to fears that the dam wall at the Toddbrook Reservoir wou...
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Boris Johnson: We must lose the backstop to make a Brexit deal

Boris Johnson: We must lose the backstop to make a Brexit deal

Prime Minister Boris Johnson tells his German counterpart Angela Merkel and assembled members of the press that the Irish backstop arrangements must be dropped from any proposed Brexit deal with the European Union. Mr Johnson was in Berlin in ord...
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England v Australia: Ashes third Test preview

England v Australia: Ashes third Test preview

England and Australia are getting ready for the third Ashes Test. England captain Joe Root said that England batsman Jason Roy has passed a concussion test after being hit during nets ahead of the third Ashes contest at Headingley. Whereas Austra...
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel welcomes UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson

German Chancellor Angela Merkel welcomes UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson

Prime Minister Boris Johnson arrives to meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Boris Johnson is heading to Berlin and Paris to "see if there's movement" on the European side in an effort to break the Brexit deadlock, no-deal planning chief Michae...
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Alastair Campbell: I don't know if Dominic Cummings believed in Brexit

Alastair Campbell: I don't know if Dominic Cummings believed in Brexit

Former Downing Street Director of Communications Alastair Campbell talks to writer James Graham at the 2019 Edinburgh TV Festival. Campbell discussed Graham's drama Brexit: The Uncivil War and his take on the actions of Boris Johnson and Dominic ...
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Woman chains herself to stand at Bury FC as club's future threatened

Woman chains herself to stand at Bury FC as club's future threatened

Former director Joy Hart, who has handcuffed herself to the main entrance at ailing Bury FC, pleads for help to save the club, while other fans prop a coffin up against the reception door. Ms Hart said: "There's so many big clubs out there, your ...
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Body of young boy found in River Stour confirmed as Lucas Dobson

Body of young boy found in River Stour confirmed as Lucas Dobson

The body of a young boy found in the River Stour has been confirmed as that of six-year-old Lucas Dobson, Kent Police said. The six-year-old went missing on Saturday afternoon after he fell into the river in Sandwich, Kent, while on a fishing tri...
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Gamescom in Cologne: 2019 highlights

Gamescom in Cologne: 2019 highlights

Gamescom 2019 takes place at the Koelnmesse exhibition centre in Cologne, Germany, this week and is a chance for gamers to get a close look at some of the big titles coming out later this year and in 2020. Carmaker Ford has announced plans to exp...
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Johnson told EU is united over Brexit stance

Johnson told EU is united over Brexit stance

The European Union has restated its "single united position" over Brexit as Boris Johnson prepares for talks with the leaders of its most influential nations. The Prime Minister is set to meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin on Wednesda...
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Who is Carrie Symonds?

Who is Carrie Symonds?

Boris Johnson's girlfriend, Carrie Symonds, has been barred from visiting the US. She had applied for permission to go to the US as part of her job with environmental group Oceana but the request was blocked, the Daily Mail reported. The situati...
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Dublin High Court approves Ryanair bid to prevent pilot strike

Dublin High Court approves Ryanair bid to prevent pilot strike

The Dublin High Court has approved an application by Ryanair to stop a proposed pilot strike on Thursday and Friday. Justice McDonald told Dublin High Court that he would approve an application for an injunction to prevent around 180 pilots in Ir...
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Inquisitive badger spotted roaming train station platform

Inquisitive badger spotted roaming train station platform

Mandatory credit: Ryan Meyrick An inquisitive badger trots along the platform at Stoke-on-Trent railway station, surprising rail staff. Ryan Meyrick, who spotted the badger says staff often see foxes in the station, but have never seen a badger b...
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What exactly is the G7?

What exactly is the G7?

A look at what the G7 is and which countries it is made up of ahead of the 2019 summit in Biarritz, France.
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Body found by police searching for six-year-old Lucas Dobson

Body found by police searching for six-year-old Lucas Dobson

A body has been found by police searching for six-year-old Lucas Dobson who fell into the River Stour at Sandwich, Kent Police said. Kent Police said the body has not been formally identified but Lucas' family have been told. Chief Inspector Mar...
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Morgan Freeman says money was the motivation for latest film role

Morgan Freeman says money was the motivation for latest film role

Veteran Hollywood star Morgan Freeman said money was the motivating factor for his latest role. The Oscar-winning actor, 82, is playing a fictional US president in action thriller Angel Has Fallen, which also stars Gerard Butler. It is the secon...
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Countdown to Brexit: 71 days until Britain leaves the EU

Countdown to Brexit: 71 days until Britain leaves the EU

Britain is set to leave the European Union on October 31 2019. Here we take a look at the latest figures behind Brexit.
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Donald Trump: The EU has not treated the UK very well

Donald Trump: The EU has not treated the UK very well

While answering questions from the press at the White House during a bilateral meeting with the President of Romania, the US President Donald Trump said that dealing with the European Union is very difficult and they have not treated the UK very w...
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