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Sabina Nessa: Man arrested on suspicion of murder of London primary school teacher

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder by police investigating the death of south-east London primary school teacher Sabina Nessa. A 38-year-old man was arrested in East Sussex. Scotland Yard Police described it as a “significant development”. Ms Nessa’s family has been informed of the development, the Met Police said. The 28-year-old was […]

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Former paralympic champion who glued himself to the roof of British Airways plane sentenced to one year in jail

A former Paralympic champion who glued himself to the roof of a plane during an Extinction Rebellion protest has been jailed for a year. James Brown, who is visually impaired, climbed on to the British Airways plane at London City Airport in October 2019. The 56-year-old glued his right hand to the Amsterdam-bound plane, wedging […]

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Prince Philip’s will to be kept secret for 90 years to preserve the monarch’s dignity

The will of Prince Philip, the late husband of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth, will be sealed and remain private for at least 90 years to preserve the monarch’s dignity, a judge at London’s High Court has ruled. Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, who had been married to the 95-year-old British monarch for more than seven decades, […]

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Canada: Justin Trudeau ‘stoned’ during campaign stop

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was hit by gravel stones by protesters during a campaign stop. He was returning to his bus after visiting a brewery when he was struck by small stones. He was not injured. Mr Trudeau called a snap election in mid-August, in the hope of gaining a majority government for his […]

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Rapper Wiley accused of breaking into London apartment faces assault and burglary charges

British grime artist Wiley has been charged with assault and burglary. According to London’s Metropolitan Police the 42-year-old musician, who goes by the real name Richard Kylea Cowie Jr. is accused of breaking into an east London flat, assaulting the male occupant and causing criminal damage. Although the occupant sustained a minor injury, an ambulance […]

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Processed meat and microwaveable products at three London supermarkets contaminated after man injects needles

A suspect was arrested for contaminating food after processed meat and microwaveable products were injected with needles at three London stores. Metropolitan Police on Wednesday following reports of a man shouting abuse at people in the street, according to a statement from the police on Thursday. The man reportedly injected foodstuffs at three supermarkets on […]

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OnlyFans delays plan to ban sexually explicit content after backlash

OnlyFans has announced that it will delay making changes to policy on content creation, following a widespread backlash by its users. The content subscription service announced plans last week to block sexually explicit photos and videos from October. On Wednesday, it tweeted that it has “suspended the planned 1 October policy change”. It is currently […]

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OnlyFans to ban sexually explicit content for ‘long-term sustainability’

OnlyFans, a content subscription service based in London announced it would begin to ban sexually explicit content from its platform starting October this year. “In order to ensure the long-term sustainability of the platform, and to continue to host an inclusive community of creators and fans, we must evolve our content guidelines,” the company said […]

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Woman loses High Court bid to save her Alpaca from being slaughtered

An alpaca is set to be slaughtered after his owner lost a High Court bid to save him. Geronimo, the animal twice tested positive for bovine tuberculosis and, as a result, the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) has ordered its destruction. His owner Helen Macdonald, who owns a farm at Wickwar, South […]

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Fireman wins $54,000 after being sacked for calling boss a ‘buffoon’

A senior British firefighter won more than $54,000 after he was sacked for calling his boss a ‘buffoon’. Paul Renforth had a reputation for being ‘quite an angry individual’ and had ‘bad blood’ with managers, an employment tribunal heard. He directed the insult towards Simon Smith at the start of a shift, prompting the station […]

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World famous London Tower Bridge gets stuck open due to ‘technical failure’

A technical fault has left world-famous London landmark Tower Bridge stuck open on Monday afternoon, with cars and pedestrians unable to cross. City of London police confirmed in a tweet that the bridge was stuck due to “technical failure,” while numerous pictures and videos posted on social media show the bascules stuck in an upright […]

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Cat kills ‘thumb size’ bat that flew record 2,000km from London to Russia’s Pskov region

A bat that flew more than 2,018km from London to Russia died after being attacked by a cat. The rare Nathusius’ pipistrelle female bat, the size of a human thumb, was discovered in Russia’s Pskov region. The bat, whose wing had a “London Zoo” marking, was rescued by a bat rehabilitation group but later died. […]