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Brownhills stabbing: Victim named as Mylee Billingham

A 54-year-old man, who is in hospital, was arrested in connection with the death of Mylee Billingham.

North Devon flooding: Homes evacuated after landslides hit

Police advise people "not to travel" in north Devon unless the journey is "critical".

Grand National champion loses photos in car park fire

Bob Champion said photos he was taking to his publisher were destroyed in the Liverpool Echo Arena fire.

Two men stabbed at The Mall in Luton

The men are being treated in hospital but their condition is not known.

QPR goalkeeper's water bottle 'urinated in' mid-match

It is believed the bottle may have been taken by a pitch invader before being thrown back on to the pitch.

Man dies after fight in 'busy' pub in Wigan

Two men, aged 27 and 29, have been arrested on suspicion of murder.

Three sick dogs dumped 'thin and freezing' in Brighton die

Three puppies die and one is being treated by vets after being left "huddled" in a pile of sawdust.

Two arrested after body found in St Helens garden

The man's body was found in a back garden in the St Helens area of Merseyside.

Rashan Charles death: Met Police officer not facing charges

Rashan Charles died as he tried to swallow a package during an arrest by police in east London.

Three passengers die in a two-car crash near Lasham

The three dead were all passengers in the one car aged between 77 and 90 years of age.

Kent Police launch appeal to identify seriously ill woman

She was carrying a Mickey Mouse toy and has three distinctive moles on the left side of her face.

Murder arrest over Highbridge hit-and-run death

Police say the body of a woman aged in her 30s was found in the road by a member of the public.

Liverpool goalkeeper Tommy Lawrence's funeral announced

Tommy Lawrence was Bill Shankly's first-choice keeper during the 1960s.

Brain put in wrong body among mortuary failures

Mortuary errors included one person's brain being held by a hospital for 22 years after his death.

Blue badge scheme could be extended to cover autism and dementia

People in England with hidden disabilities, such as autism and dementia, could qualify.

Arthur Brumhill murder: 1993 investigation hindered by 'too many' suspects

Arthur Brumhill, 76, was found dead in the basement of a Northampton pet shop in 1993.

Loughborough stabbing: Two more men charged over death

A total of four men have been charged with conspiracy to murder after Mark Swinhoe was fatally stabbed.

Marco Silva: Watford blame Everton as they sack manager and hire Javi Gracia

Watford sack manager Marco Silva, blaming Everton's approach for the Portuguese earlier this season as the "catalyst for this decision".

Australian Open: Kyle Edmund reaches first Grand Slam quarter-final

Britain's Kyle Edmund powers into a first Grand Slam quarter-final with a four-set win over Andreas Seppi at the Australian Open.

Kinks and Zombies bassist Jim Rodford dies aged 76

Rodford, also a founding member of Argent and bassist for the Zombies, died following a fall.

'Ice Maiden' team celebrates Antarctica ski record

The women, who are all part of the British Army, completed their challenge in two months.

'Trash girl' ignores bullies to clean Norwich's streets

Schoolchildren bullied Nadia Sparkes for picking up litter from the streets.

Pubs flooded as rivers burst banks in north Devon

Officers have asked the public to "remain on alert" for more widespread flooding.

Deal teen's overdose gives sister drugs counsellor dream

The sister of a teenager who died after taking fentanyl wants to help others beat addiction.

Chailey children's charity stages match to raise funds

It wants a purpose-built space where children with disabilities can play sport and show off skills.

Fox hunting ban: Campaigners criticise routine killings

The Hunting Act bans the use of dogs to hunt foxes and wild mammals in England and Wales.

Breeze rides aim to get more women cycling

What benefits are there to cycling in an all-female group?

Are insects the future of food?

Around two billion people regularly eat insects, yet many Brits still shudder at the thought of eating one.

Stewartby Brickworks: Drone footage shows 'unsafe' chimneys

The chimneys are Grade II-listed but an application has been made to demolish them.

Cornish family turns beach plastic waste into art

Vanessa Gosbee and her two sons have recently discovered "more waste than ever" on Cornish beaches.

Yorkshire Dales National Park gets Tolkien-style map

Dan Bell adds the Yorkshire Dales to the list of national parks he has "re-imagined" by map.

Women's March

Thousands took part in the demonstration in London on the anniversary of the Women's March.

Saddle shy

Why is there such a big gender gap when it comes to cycling?

Death looms large

What is it like to live in the shadow of an unsolved murder?

England's Big Picture: 15 - 21 January

Showcasing the best images sent to us from around England

'Summer of mayhem'

Short-term lets, like Airbnb, are big business in the UK - but neighbours are increasingly fed up.

Lumiere London

The four-night festival is illuminating landmarks across the city.

Daily grind

Those navigating road and rail share tales of jack-knifed lorries, crammed trains and tired eyes.

'Why hurt your daughter?'

Paul Worthington declined to answer question after question at his daughter's inquest.

Watford: Javi Gracia named head coach after sacking of Marco Silva

Watford name Spaniard Javi Gracia as their new head coach hours after sacking Marco Silva.

Australia v England: Jos Buttler century leads tourists to series win

Jos Buttler's majestic century leads England to victory over Australia in the one-day international series with a 16-run win in the third ODI at Sydney.

Spurs held to draw by battling Saints

Tottenham miss the chance to move level on points with fourth-placed Liverpool as they are frustrated by Southampton at St Mary's.

Masters 2018: Mark Allen & Kyren Wilson drawing 4-4 after first session of final

Mark Allen and Kyren Wilson are locked together at 4-4 after the opening session of the Masters final.



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