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Child obesity plan targets sweets at checkouts

New measures also target junk food ads and aim to halve childhood obesity by 2030 in England.

East Coast train line back under public control

The government will run the service until a new public-private partnership is appointed in 2020.

Boy, 15, killed in Romford community centre party stabbing

Police officers "were confronted with up to 100 youths" when they were called to the attack.

Appeal decade after Adam Chadwick shot dead in Leeds

Adam Chadwick was killed in a struggle with three masked men outside a house in Harehills, Leeds.

Scottish fruit and vegetable growth strategy unveiled

Scottish fruit and vegetable producers draw up new plans to support the industry through to 2030.

'All women I know have had unwanted sexual attention', says Wood

The leader of Plaid Cymru says every woman she knows has experienced unwanted sexual attention.

Newport church's prayer room survives devastating fire

Some worshippers believe the prayer room was protected by an impenetrable 'spiritual fire'.

Greenwich murder: Man arrested after body found in garden

A man is being questioned on suspicion of murder, after the body was found at a property in Greenwich.

Brexit: PM urged to speed up no-deal Brexit plans

Hardline Brexiteers tell Theresa May that preparing for no deal gives her "real leverage" in talks.

World Cup 2018: Football ban over 'anti-Semitic' video

One man gets a five-year ban and two others are to appear in court after a video circulated online.

Greater Manchester Police 'knew boy was with paedophile'

Officers were told not to act after seeing the boy enter the gangland figure's house, a watchdog says.

Brexit: Thousands march for 'people's vote' on final deal

Campaigners walk through London on the second anniversary of the Brexit vote.

Why 'blindness is a gift' for inspirational athlete

Dave Heeley has run marathons on seven different continents and cycled across Europe.

Artists create Supershoes for children with cancer

The custom-made shoes feature characters and designs to suit the child's tastes.

Boris Becker tells Marr: My CAR passport is genuine

The foreign minister of the Central African Republic claims the former tennis star's document is false.

Son surprises mum with sacrificed car after 12 years

A mum who sacrificed her car 12 years ago to help her struggling son gets a surprise replacement.

Love Island's Hayley Hughes and her Brexit questions

Love Island contestant Hayley Hughes quizzes a BBC reporter on Brexit and tests his knowledge on the programme that led her to fame.

The story of Rashan Charles and the police

How did the 20-year-old's death impact his community?

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Lost cat reunited with owner after 10 years

Harry disappeared from his home in Ipswich in 2008 but turned up at the Blue Cross last month.

Lost wedding ring found as Marine Lake drained

A pair of young boys spotted the ring in mud in Marine Lake during cleaning work at the site.

Newspaper headlines: 'Give me £20bn or I'll bring May down'

The Mail on Sunday reports Gavin Williamson's threats over defence funding to the prime minister.

Among the blue flags: Views from the pro-EU march

Why did thousands of people march through London demanding a vote on the final Brexit deal?

Why many mums are better than one

They say you can't choose your family - but why not? Sometimes an extra mother figure is just what you need, says Sue Elliott-Nicholls.

Meet Game of Thrones' woman of weapons

The show's only female armourer is in charge of swords, flaming arrows and giant catapults.

Where England's World Cup squad grew up

Mapping England's World Cup squad - the northern dominance of Gareth Southgate's 23 players.

Park on the drive, and other tips for cheaper insurance

BBC News readers offer their, sometimes unexpected, suggestions for keeping premiums down.

How did teenagers cope with the new 9-1 GCSEs?

How have teenagers coped with taking the new 9-1 GCSE exams this summer?

Who is Tommy Robinson and why is he in jail?

Tommy Robinson's 13-month prison sentence sparked #freetommy protests. We explain why he was arrested.

The UK's rapid return to city centre living

How city centres once abandoned by residents became the UK's most desirable areas to live.

People mark 'Take Your Dog To Work Day' with pictures of busy pups

There are dogs in offices, building sites and camps as people share their snaps on #TakeYourDogToWorkDay.

What to see at Great Exhibition of the North

The Great Exhibition of the North, billed as "the country's biggest event in 2018", opens on Friday.

Quiz: What record has The Greatest Showman broken?

It's the weekly news quiz - have you been paying attention to what's been going on in the world over the past seven days?

Mayo and Whiley: How long does a radio show take to settle in?

Some listeners aren't happy with changes to Radio 2 Drivetime with Jo Whiley and Simon Mayo.

'Should I stay or should I go?' ask Europeans

EU staff and their families at UK universities face big decisions about staying after Brexit.

Where can UK students study for free?

UK undergraduate students do not pay any tuition fees in 10 EU countries and Norway.

Iain Stirling: The man behind the Love Island voiceover

Love Island's cheeky voiceover guy Iain Stirling says people love "relationships and gossip".

Johnny Marr returns to save us from ourselves

Former Smiths guitarist is back from the future with a riff-tastic warning and a bid to "escape" from his own past.

Valley lives: Capturing South Wales in the 80s

Delweddau trawiadol yn darlunio'r cymoedd yn yr 80au // A series of images documenting the Welsh Valleys in the 1980s



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