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Deportation protest halts flights out of Stansted Airport

Flights at Stansted were halted temporarily after protesters blocked a runway at the airport.

Coalition of manufacturers warns on 'lose-lose' Brexit for both sides

Brexit negotiators have been warned that the UK crashing out of the EU without a deal would be a "lose-lose" outcome for thousands of manufacturing firms on both sides.

Theresa May signs Article 50 letter to trigger Brexit

Theresa May will strike a conciliatory tone as she invokes Article 50 this afternoon, offering a partnership with the rest of the European Union and imploring Britain to "come together".

There will be a wait to see what happens after a 40-year relationship ends

So that's it. The talking is over. Now, Britain is formally leaving the EU.

Sky Data Brexit poll: Half of Britons happy about EU divorce process starting

Sky Data Brexit poll: Half of Britons happy about EU divorce process starting

Across the country, emotions ran high during the EU referendum campaign - but there is little sign of Bregret from voters as Theresa May prepares to pull the trigger on Brexit.

Dog owner killed by his pet Staffordshire Bull terrier

Dog owner killed by his pet Staffordshire Bull terrier

A 41-year-old man has been attacked and killed by his pet dog, a Staffordshire Bull terrier.

Man charged with murder of six-week-old baby

Man charged with murder of six-week-old baby

A man has been charged with murder following the death of a six-week-old baby boy.

Scotland's MPs back independence referendum

Scotland's MPs back independence referendum

MSPs have backed Nicola Sturgeon's calls for a second independence referendum in Scotland.

Northern Ireland: Direct rule an option if talks fail, says minister

Northern Ireland: Direct rule an option if talks fail, says minister

Power sharing could be reintroduced in Northern Ireland if talks on forming a new Stormont executive fail, the Northern Ireland Secretary has warned.

Anger at 'derisory' 1% pay rise for NHS workers

Anger at 'derisory' 1% pay rise for NHS workers

The Government has announced a 1% pay rise for NHS workers - an increase branded "derisory" by unions.

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£1 coin: Everything you need to know about the new pound

£1 coin: Everything you need to know about the new pound

As the Royal Mint introduces a new £1 coin to tackle forgeries, here are 10 things we know about the pound.

Daily Mail's 'sexist' Legs-it headline sparks anger... but PM says she doesn't mind

Daily Mail's 'sexist' Legs-it headline sparks anger... but PM says she doesn't mind

The Prime Minister has dismissed the sexism row over the Daily Mail's "Legs-it" headline, saying it's "just a bit of fun".

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