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January 04, 2018

Huge Brexit message appears in Wiltshire

Its ahead of "Super Saturday" in the House of Commons.

DEATH IN PARADISE OFFERS SNEAK PEEK OF STAR TAKING OVER FROM ARDAL OHANLON

Death In Paradise fans have been given a glimpse of the new star joining the BBC crime drama. The actor taking over from Ardal OHanlon in the French Caribbean island of Guadeloupe is set to be revealed soon..

COURT TO HEAR BID TO BAN COMMONS VOTE ON PMS BREXIT DEAL

A legal bid arguing Boris Johnsons Brexit deal is unlawful and attempting to prevent it being voted on by MPs is set to be heard at Scotlands highest civil court. Campaigner Jolyon Maugham QC is behind the legal challenge which will be heard at the Court of Session in Edinburgh..

BARCELONA BRACED FOR FIFTH DAY OF PROTESTS AS MARCHES CONVERGE ON CITY

Barcelona is bracing for a fifth day of protests over the conviction of a dozen independence leaders. Clashes with police broke out in the Catalan regional capital late on Thursday when a mob of far-right anti-independence activists tried to storm a big separatist protest..

WOODWARD HITS BACK AT UNITED CRITICS

Ed Woodward hit back at the critics of Manchester Uniteds recruitment system..

ROBBIE WILLIAMS GETS FESTIVE WITH TYSON FURY FOR CHRISTMAS ALBUM

Robbie Williams will release a Christmas album featuring Tyson Fury. The chart-topping singer and former Take That star has announced his first ever festive collection..

BOXING HAS TO DO MORE SAYS HEARN

An emotional Eddie Hearn believes .

PM FACES A RACE AGAINST TIME TO GET BREXIT DEAL APPROVED

Boris Johnson will face a race against time to sell his last-minute deal to MPs before a crunch vote as he returns from Brussels..

COUNTY LINES GANGS 700 ARRESTED AND 400000 WORTH OF DRUGS FOUND

More than 700 people have been arrested and £400,000 worth of drugs confiscated during a UK-wide operation against so-called county lines gangs, police said. The National Crime Agency said 12 guns were among 169 weapons seized and 49 "deal lines" were disrupted..

PLANE CARRYING KATE AND WILLIAM TURNS BACK AMID THUNDERSTORM

A storm has forced the RAF Voyager plane carrying the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to abort two landings in Islamabad..

WOMAN LIVING IN VAN GIVES UP HER 320 PET RATS

A woman living in a van in San Diego with her pet rats has agreed to give them up - all 320 of them. Authorities in the California city found rats had clawed into upholstery, burrowed into the seats and gnawed the engine wiring, the San Diego Union-Tribune reported..

JOHNSON URGES MPS TO VOTE FOR NEW DEAL

Boris Johnson has urged MPs to "come together and get Brexit done"..

PM SECURES BREXIT DEAL WITH EU BUT STILL FACES OPPOSITION

Boris Johnsons battle to get his last-minute Brexit deal approved by MPs intensified when the DUP ruled out backing the agreement..

SYRIAN FORCES ENTER KEY BORDER TOWN BLOCKING TURKISH PLANS

Syrian forces have entered the strategic border town of Kobani, blocking a path for the Turkish military to establish a "safe zone" free of Syrian Kurdish fighters..

VAPING CREDITED WITH HELPING MORE THAN 50000 PEOPLE QUIT SMOKING IN A YEAR

Vaping may be helping more than 50,000 smokers quit cigarettes each year, research suggests. A new study found that more people had turned to e-cigarettes since 2011 to help them quit smoking, with a corresponding finding that the success rates for quitting regular cigarettes went up..

JONES MAKE THREE CHANGES FOR AUSTRALIA SHOWDOWN

England coach Eddie Jones has made three changes in personnel and two positional switches for the World Cup meeting with Australia. .

BOXER PATRICK DAY DIES OF HEAD INJURIES SUSTAINED IN FIGHT

Boxer Patrick Day has died at the age of 27 after sustaining head injuries in his fight in Chicago on Saturday, promoter Lou DiBella has confirmed. Day was knocked out in the 10th round of his bout against Charles Conwell and subsequently underwent brain surgery..

POLICE URGE EXTINCTION REBELLION NOT TO TARGET LONDON UNDERGROUND

Police are urging Extinction Rebellion activists not to target the London Underground as part of its protests demanding action on climate change. British Transport Police said they had engaged with XR members to prevent the planned disruptive and potentially criminal action on the transport network..

PAUL RUDD ON THE EXHAUSTING PROCESS OF PLAYING TWO VERSIONS OF HIMSELF

Paul Rudd said the process of playing two versions of himself in a new Netflix comedy was "exhausting". The actor is starring in Living With Yourself, which sees him playing a struggling husband who is replaced by a doppelganger after visiting a mysterious spa..

JOHNSON IN BRUSSELS FOR CRUCIAL BREXIT SUMMIT

Boris Johnson is heading to Brussels for a crunch EU summit as he tries to get a Brexit deal breakthrough across the line..

FOUR MEN DETAINED FOLLOWING RACIST ABUSE OF ENGLAND PLAYERS IN BULGARIA

Four men have been detained by Bulgarian police in relation to the racist abuse of England players on Monday night..

WOMAN DIED LEANING FROM TRAIN WINDOW BELOW INADEQUATE WARNING SIGN REPORT

A woman suffered a fatal head injury while leaning out a train window below an inadequate warning sign, an accident investigation has found..

CLAUDIA SCHIFFER LOSES PLANNING BATTLE

Claudia Schiffer, who, along with her film-maker husband, Matthew Vaughn, have lost a planning dispute with a neighbour who wants to double the size of her cottage on the edge of their country estate..

JEREMY CORBYN PROMISES TRULY UNIVERSAL HEALTH SERVICE UNDER LABOUR GOVERNMENT

Prescription charges would be scrapped in England under a Labour government which would also set up a "publicly-owned generic drugs manufacturer", the party has pledged..

EON TO CUT BETWEEN 500 AND 600 JOBS IN UK

Energy giant EOn has said it will axe between 500 and 600 jobs from its UK workforce..

FIFA PRESIDENT INFANTINO CALLS FOR NEW EFFECTIVE WAYS TO ERADICATE RACISM

FIFA president Gianni Infantino has demanded "new, stronger and more effective ways to eradicate racism in football" in the wake of the abuse suffered by England players during their Euro 2020 qualifier in Bulgaria..

INQUIRIES INTO JENNIFER ARCURI GRANTS AND LINKS TO PM TO GET UNDER WAY

Inquiries at City Hall and Parliament into US businesswoman Jennifer Arcuri and her links with Boris Johnson will start jointly on Wednesday..

BORIS JOHNSON IN RACE AGAINST THE CLOCK AS BREXIT SPLITS APPEAR

Boris Johnson faces a race against the clock to secure a Brexit deal and get Tory Eurosceptics and the DUP onside to back him..

FAMILY OF HARRY DUNN SPEAK OF VERY GRACEFUL TRUMP AFTER MEETING US PRESIDENT

The family of British teenager Harry Dunn has described Donald Trump as "very graceful" after meeting with the US president at the White House..

ANGER OF EX THOMAS COOK STAFF AS BOSSES APOLOGISE

Former Thomas Cook employees have described executives as "deluded" following their apology for the firms collapse in front of MPs..

BOY 12 DIES ON RAILWAY TRACKS

A 12-year-old boy has died after being electrocuted on railway lines in Merseyside..

UK EMPLOYMENT SUFFERS SHARPEST DIP IN FOUR YEARS

UK employment suffered its sharpest decline in more than four years in the three months to August..

VOTER ID PLANS WILL IMPACT PEOPLE FROM ETHNIC MINORITY BACKGROUNDS SAYS CORBYN

Plans to demand voter identification at polling stations will "disproportionately" discriminate against ethnic minorities, Jeremy Corbyn has said..

UK AMONG MOST GENEROUS COUNTRIES IN WORLD GIVING INDEX

The UK has been ranked in seventh place in a global study into peoples generosity towards charities and other good causes..

I DIDNT HEAR ANYTHING CLAIMS BULGARIA COACH KRASIMIR BALAKOV

Bulgaria head coach Krasimir Balakov claimed not to hear any racism during Englands Euro 2020 qualifying win in Sofia..

LUNCH WITH IMRAN KHAN FOR WILLIAM AND KATES FIRST DAY IN PAKISTAN

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are to have lunch with Prime Minister Imran Khan on their first full day of engagements in Pakistan..

GARETH SOUTHGATE PRAISES ENGLANDS MAJOR STATEMENT IN FACE OF RACIAL ABUSE

England manager Gareth Southgate was proud of his players after making a "major statement" on and off the pitch by refusing to let the racists win in Bulgaria..

JUDICIAL REVIEW TO BE LAUNCHED INTO FCO ADVICE TO POLICE DUNN FAMILY SAYS

The family of Harry Dunn are set to launch a judicial review into advice given by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) to Northamptonshire Police over the decision to grant diplomatic immunity to the suspect in the teenagers death..

ZOE KRAVITZ REACTS TO CATWOMAN CASTING IN UPCOMING BATMAN FILM

Zoe Kravitz appears to have confirmed her casting as Catwoman in an upcoming Batman film..

Parliament returns after prorogation

The Queen sets out the Government plans for the coming session of the Commons.

ALMOST 80000 APPLY TO WATCH FIRST EPISODE OF NEW DAVID ATTENBOROUGH SERIES

Almost 80,000 people have applied for tickets to watch the first episode of the latest Sir David Attenborough series..

LEON DISHES UP FIRST EVER GROCERIES RANGE UNDER SAINSBURYS TIE UP

Healthy fast food chain Leon has launched its first-ever range of groceries under a tie-up with Sainsburys and is working on plans to take its products worldwide..

RYAN GIGGS HAILS WALES CHARACTER FOR KEEPING EURO 2020 HOPES ALIVE

Ryan Giggs saluted the character of his Wales team after a 1-1 draw against Croatia kept alive their Euro 2020 qualifying chances..

TYPHOON HAGIBIS LEAVES DOZENS DEAD IN JAPAN

Rescue crews in Japan are digging through mudslides and searching for missing people following a typhoon that has left dozens dead..

TEENAGER AND MAN STABBED IN SEPARATE INCIDENTS IN NORTH LONDON

A teenage boy and a man have been stabbed in separate incidents in Haringey, the Metropolitan Police said..

US SUSPECT IN HARRY DUNN DEATH MUST AGREE TO UK RETURN AHEAD OF MEETING PARENTS

The family of 19-year-old Harry Dunn has said they will only meet the US woman suspected of causing their sons death if she promises to return to Britain..

QUEENS SPEECH TO LAY OUT PLANS FOR POST BREXIT BRITAIN

The Queens speech opens a new Parliamentary session later..

BID FOR SECOND SCOTS INDEPENDENCE VOTE

Nicola Sturgeon has said she will request UK Government consent for another referendum on Scottish independence before the end of the year..

700 ISIS SUPPORTERS ESCAPE SYRIAN CAMP

Syrian Kurdish officials say more than 700 supporters of Islamic State have escaped from a camp for displaced people in north-eastern Syria as Turkish forces advance on the area..

POLICE LAUNCH INVESTIGATION AFTER 14 YEAR OLD DIES AFTER CRASHING SUSPECTED STOLEN CAR

An independent investigation has been launched after a 14-year-old boy died when he crashed a suspected stolen car during a police pursuit..