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Children in temporary housing up a third since 2014

Councils say child homelessness has reached unsustainable levels with the numbers rising sharply.

Boots apologises for morning-after pill response

The pharmaceutical company says it is looking for cheaper morning-after pill options.

Prince George photo marks fourth birthday

The picture was taken at Kensington Palace at the end of June, ahead of his birthday on Saturday.

UK to bring in drone registration

Drone owners will also be required to pass a safety awareness test.

Britain’s Got Talent champion dog Pudsey dies

He was the first dog to win the show, alongside owner Ashleigh Butler, in 2012.

Southern strike union RMT in 'full and frank' government talks

General secretary Mick Cash said Chris Grayling now had a "clear understanding" of its position.

Corrie Mckeague: 'Nothing found' in airman landfill search

Police end landfill search for missing airman Corrie Mckeague, who they say had "slept in rubbish".

UKIP AM uses racial slur about black MP Chuka Umunna

Michelle Brown is recorded making derogatory comments about Labour's Chuka Umunna in a phone call.

Stepdad who beat boy to death over lost trainer convicted

Marvyn Iheanacho battered his partner's son to death in a south-east London park for losing a trainer.

'Hundreds' of undiscovered caves underneath Nottingham

Archaeologist Scott Lomax uncovered his 152nd new cave in the city in just 12 months.

NHS plans to scrap homeopathy treatments

The proposals are criticised for "disproportionately affecting" poorer families.

South Yorkshire Police helicopter sex film PC was 'team deviant'

Adrian Pogmore used the aircraft to film people sunbathing naked and his friends having sex.

Young children groomed on live streaming app Periscope

Some were live streaming from their classrooms, a BBC investigation finds.

Corrie Mckeague: Anguish as search for airman's body ends

Corrie Mckeague's mother, Nicola Urquhart, said she had felt police would find him.

Princess pushes buttons on helicopter tour in Hamburg

Princess Charlotte and her family ended their visit to Germany with a visit to an Airbus factory.

Waiting for Louis Tomlinson: The girls dedicated to the One Direction star

The fans who are willing to wait all night for a glimpse of their favourite star.

Reality Check: Is Brexit inevitable?

How the law, politics and practicalities could affect the process of the UK leaving the EU.

Father films wrong girl at graduation ceremony

Georgia Wilde's father accidentally filmed the wrong girl at her graduation ceremony.

Meet Boaty McBoatface's Swedish cousin

The public voted, and this time the name will stick. But what is it?

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Giant Australian spider turns up in Surrey container

Surrey removal men got a shock when an 18cm huntsman was found in a shipping container from Australia.

'Filthy' B&B owner fined £7k for false four-star rating

Complaints included blood-stained walls, mouldy showers and mouse droppings on a bed.

Newspaper headlines: Some first class trains to end and Boots boycott call

The end of some two-tier rail travel, and a Boots boycott call make newspaper headlines.

Princess Power

England's women's footballers are calling for girls to recognise the strong traits in the characters.

Spirit of 1973

When England's women won the first Cricket World Cup in 1973 they did it solely for the love of the game.

The wettest summer

Victims of the 2007 summer floods share their memories a decade on.

'It changed me'

Dominic Hurley is regularly mistaken for being drunk, but his slurred speech and poor balance is the result of a brain injury following a moped crash in Ayia Napa.

Call me Passchendaele

How "battle name babies" and their descendants were called after battles such as "Passchendaele".

The search for Corrie

The story of the young airman who vanished on a night out baffled the nation - what happened to Corrie Mckeague?



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