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VIDEO: Faslane naval base secures £500m

2 hours 23 min ago
Chancellor George Osborne announces more than £500m of contracts for the Royal Navy's submarine base at Faslane.
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VIDEO: Abbey Road Studios 'to expand'

4 hours 10 min ago
Abbey Road's famous recording studios has been given planning permission for a multi-million pound expansion.
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VIDEO: Father visits quarry where son died

4 hours 26 min ago
Safety experts have issued fresh warnings against swimming in disused quarries due to the dangers of freezing water.
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VIDEO: Why are there so few male carers?

4 hours 37 min ago
More male care workers are needed to look after older people according to Care England, the organisation representing independent providers.
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VIDEO: Ebola man's tribute to African colleague

4 hours 48 min ago
The first British healthcare worker who caught and survived Ebola is working as an NHS nurse in the hospital that helped save his life.
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VIDEO: Calais ferry 'lifeboat blockade' lifted

5 hours 19 min ago
Ferry services have resumed at the Port of Calais following a fresh protest by former workers of dissolved operator MyFerryLink which caused a night of long delays.
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VIDEO: Neurologist Oliver Sacks dies aged 82

Sun, 2015-08-30 23:37
Neurologist and author Oliver Sacks dies of cancer aged 82
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VIDEO: Carnival crowds at Notting Hill

Sun, 2015-08-30 19:07
Crowds of people have descended on west London for Children's Day at the Notting Hill Carnival.
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VIDEO: Restaurant tipping abuse facing probe

Sun, 2015-08-30 19:00
Business Secretary Sajid Javid launches an investigation launched into the abuse of tipping by restaurants.
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VIDEO: Forsyth: My days as an MI6 spy

Sun, 2015-08-30 13:00
Author Frederick Forsyth reveals in his autobiography that he used to undertake work for MI6.
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VIDEO: Health benefits of a daytime snooze

Sun, 2015-08-30 08:57
Researchers say taking forty winks in the middle of the day could reduce blood pressure and stave off heart attacks.
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VIDEO: Study identifies pre-suicide symptoms

Sun, 2015-08-30 08:53
An international study says it has identified common behaviour patterns which often precede suicide attempts.
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VIDEO: Using science to combat flooding

Sun, 2015-08-30 00:03
Scientists at Newcastle University are going in search of floods, trying to learn what causes them so they can prevent future flash flooding.
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VIDEO: Lorry driver's migrant crisis despair

Sun, 2015-08-30 00:02
The Calais migrant crisis is costing the road haulage industry £750,000 per day with delays and queues holding up the flow of traffic.
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VIDEO: Shoreham remembers air crash victims

Sat, 2015-08-29 22:28
Hundreds of people from communities affected by the Shoreham air disaster have held a minute's silence to remember those who died, one week after the crash.
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VIDEO: Thousands celebrate pride in Manchester

Sat, 2015-08-29 19:55
Thousands of people have taken part in the annual pride march through the streets of Manchester.
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VIDEO: Young family 'may be Syria-bound'

Sat, 2015-08-29 19:45
Police believe a missing mother and her four children from London may be travelling to Syria.
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VIDEO: Widow's heartfelt cup final tribute

Sat, 2015-08-29 15:50
Lizzie Jones, the widow of rugby league player Danny Jones, who died suddenly after being taken ill at a match in May, sings Abide With Me before the Challenge Cup final.
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VIDEO: Minute's silence for Shoreham dead

Sat, 2015-08-29 13:51
Memorial events are being held to mark one week since the Shoreham air crash in which 11 people are thought to have died.
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VIDEO: McKellen: Fight not over on gay rights

Sat, 2015-08-29 10:31
Actor Sir Ian McKellen has played a variety of amazing parts in his career, but one role he has always held dear in his personal life is as a gay rights campaigner.
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