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Deaf man learns how to communicate in his 70s

In the final episode of 2BR's special report from Nepal, we meet the older Deaf people who've only just learned to communicate.

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Nepal fuel crisis impacts on education

A fuel crisis in Nepal is slowing down recovery after the earthquake

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Nepali schools still in need of repair after earthquake

A Lancashire charity is working to repair damaged buildings left behind by Nepal's earthquake 9 months ago.

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School kids suffer in the aftermath of Nepal's earthquake

School children in Nepal are still suffering in the aftermath of a massive earthquake which hit the country in April.

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VIDEO Nine months on in Nepal: How earthquake damage continues to affect Deaf people

It's nine months since Nepal suffered the biggest earthquake in its history. Homes, schools, businesses and religious monuments still lay in ruin.

Sizing John, ridden by Robbie Power, wins the Cheltenham Gold Cup

Sizing John, ridden by Robbie Power, has won the Cheltenham Gold Cup ahead of Minella Rocco and Native River.

Alligator returns to give pro golfer fright

Alligator returns to give pro golfer fright

An alligator bravely dispatched from the fairway by an American golfer during the Arnold Palmer Invitational returned for a second day - and this time it stood firm.

Derry City captain Ryan McBride dies suddenly

Derry City captain Ryan McBride dies suddenly

Derry City captain Ryan McBride has died suddenly, the Irish Football Association has said.

Leyton Orient stave off winding up order after £1m pledge by owner

Leyton Orient stave off winding up order after £1m pledge by owner

A £1m pledge from the owner of Leyton Orient FC has saved the club from a winding-up order, but fans believe the club is still in "mortal danger".

England upbeat despite Germany defeat and Podolski wonder-goal

England upbeat despite Germany defeat and Podolski wonder-goal

England suffered their first defeat under manager Gareth Southgate after losing 1-0 to Germany in a friendly in Dortmund.

Has Kendrick Lamar just hinted at a new album?

Kendrick Lamar has hinted that the launch of his fourth studio album is imminent with a cryptic message on social media.

Loving director Jeff Nichols plans new indie film festival

Loving director Jeff Nichols plans new indie film festival

The director of the Oscar-nominated movie Loving has announced plans to launch his own independent film festival.

Deadpool 2: Michael Shannon front-runner to play Cable

Deadpool 2: Michael Shannon front-runner to play Cable

Michael Shannon has been tipped as the front-runner to play X-Men mutant Cable in the upcoming Deadpool sequel.

James Corden says terror 'will not divide' London as other stars pay tribute to victims

James Corden says terror 'will not divide' London as other stars pay tribute to victims

James Corden has paid tribute to his "vibrant, diverse and proud" home city of London following the Westminster attack, saying terror will not divide the capital.

Well-wishers donate £350,000 to PC Keith Palmer's family

The public has donated more than £350,000 to an online fund for the family of murdered police officer Keith Palmer.

UK 'among Europe's worst' for generous maternity pay

UK 'among Europe's worst' for generous maternity pay

The UK is lagging behind the rest of Europe when it comes to offering decently paid maternity leave for mothers, new research claims.

Manchester tops UK cities for strongest house price growth

Manchester tops UK cities for strongest house price growth

Manchester is leading the way in house price growth among major UK cities, according to a report warning regional cities should be prepared for a slowdown.

How Islamic State has changed its online message

How Islamic State has changed its online message

Islamic State's online propaganda and recruitment effort is adapting as the group loses physical territory in Iraq, according to an analysis of secret communications channels seen by Sky News. 

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Lancashire student injured in London terror attack to have operation

19-year old Travis Frain was on an educational visit in the Capital

How Islamic State has changed its online message

Islamic State's online propaganda and recruitment effort is adapting as the group loses physical territory in Iraq, according to an analysis of secret communications channels seen by Sky News. 

Age reversal drug could be on market in three years

Age reversal drug could be on market in three years

A drug that reverses ageing could be on the market in three years, scientists claim.

Donald Trump fails to seal deal on Obamacare replacement

Donald Trump fails to seal deal on Obamacare replacement

Self-proclaimed dealmaker Donald Trump has failed to convince enough of his own party representatives to back him in what should have been the first big vote of his presidency.

Congressman Devin Nunes sorry after Trump surveillance claim row

Congressman Devin Nunes sorry after Trump surveillance claim row

A Republican Congressman has apologised after saying that post-election communications of Donald Trump's team were picked up by US intelligence agencies through "incidental collection".

High-speed driver in Antwerp forces shoppers to jump out of the way

High-speed driver in Antwerp forces shoppers to jump out of the way

A man who drove at high speed into a pedestrianised shopping area in the Belgian city of Antwerp has been arrested.

Manchester tops UK cities for strongest house price growth

Manchester is leading the way in house price growth among major UK cities, according to a report warning regional cities should be prepared for a slowdown.

Deutsche Bank shows faith in post-Brexit City with new HQ plan

Deutsche Bank shows faith in post-Brexit City with new HQ plan

One of the City's biggest employers is ‎demonstrating its confidence in London's post-Brexit future as a financial centre with a 25-year deal for a new UK headquarters.

RBS to close 158 bank branches with 470 job losses

RBS to close 158 bank branches with 470 job losses

Almost 500 jobs are to go through the closure of 158 bank branches - the majority of them under the NatWest brand.

Fears grow for 1,100 high street jobs amid doubts over Jones deal

Fears grow for 1,100 high street jobs amid doubts over Jones deal

Hundreds more high street jobs could disappear within days amid growing doubts about a rescue deal for the Jones Bootmaker chain.

Exporters enjoying pre-Brexit 'sweet spot', says BoE official

Exporters enjoying pre-Brexit 'sweet spot', says BoE official

UK exporters are enjoying a "sweet spot" as they benefit from the "post-referendum but pre-Brexit" period - but it is unlikely to last, a deputy governor of the Bank of England said.

Nicole Kidman explains her Oscars 'seal clapping' was to protect a ring

Nicole Kidman has explained her "awkward" seal-like clapping during the Oscars ceremony last month.

South Korea expert's children gatecrash live TV interview

South Korea expert's children gatecrash live TV interview

This is the rib-tickling moment two children stole the show from their dad as he gave a live interview on television.

Nick Clegg ends up as model in bizarre US airport poster

Nick Clegg ends up as model in bizarre US airport poster

He was once the deputy prime minister and is a household name in the UK, but it seems Nick Clegg has failed to make much of an impression on America.

Alligator returns to give pro golfer fright

Alligator returns to give pro golfer fright

An alligator bravely dispatched from the fairway by an American golfer during the Arnold Palmer Invitational returned for a second day - and this time it stood firm.

Snake on a plane! Passenger leaves reptile behind after Alaska flight

Snake on a plane! Passenger leaves reptile behind after Alaska flight

Of all the announcements passengers on an Alaskan commuter flight expected to hear, being told there was a snake on the plane probably wasn't one of them.

Trip to London for A&E campaigners

Joining the 'Unite' march

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Chorley and South Ribble A&E back at risk

It's on the list for closure or downgrading

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VIDEO: Campaigners for Chorley A&E celebrate it's partial reopening

But they say it's still not enough as they continue fighting for a 24/7 service

Chorley A&E at Downing Street

Petition for Chorley A&E is handed into Downing Street

We'll now have to wait to see if it makes a difference

Chorley A&E walk

Petition for Chorley A&E is handed into Downing Street

We'll now have to wait to see if it makes a difference

Lives in Lancashire - Ben's Bowel Movements

Meet the inspirational Preston dad refusing to let Bowel Cancer beat him

Giant cyclist set to be around for the entire weekend

The giant artwork on Pendle Hill is in celebration of the Tour of Britain

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AVIVA Tour of Britain success in Lancashire!

Yesterday's tour of Britain in Lancashire's been hailed as a huge success.

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Giant cyclist on Pendle Hill to wow until the weekend

A GIANT cyclist constructed from 1,500 metres of horticultural fleece is to be kept in-situ on Pendle Hill for a further week.

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VIDEO: Tour of Britain sets off in Lancashire

The Tour of Britain left Clitheroe this morning.

TOUR ROUTE 9

VIDEO: Wiggo getting ready for the Tour in Lancashire

Crowds are out in Lancashire as the Tour of Britain makes it's way through our county.

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