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Matiu Ratana: Officer’s partner pays tribute to ‘gentle giant’

The partner of Sgt Matiu Ratana who was shot in Croydon says he had an “infectious smile and big heart”.

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Police stand-off as man pours petrol inside Blackpool bank

Nearby buildings have been evacuated and people are being asked to avoid Church Street in Blackpool.

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Police told not to download NHS Covid-19 app

National Police Chiefs Council says officers should not install contact-tracing app on work phones.

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Asda: UK billionaire brothers edge ahead in race to buy supermarket

The Issa brothers and TDR Capital are the preferred bidders to buy the UK supermarket chain from Walmart.

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Fashion brands design ‘waist-up’ clothing for video calls

Milan Fashion Week saw designers showcasing logos on necklines and statement jewellery.

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Sir David Attenborough: Extinction crisis needs action now

The naturalist uses a UN event to call on world leaders to do more to protect nature.

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US squeezes China’s biggest chip-maker SMIC

The commerce department writes to suppliers, warning of risks linked to the Chinese military.

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Claudia Webbe: Leicester MP charged with harassment

Claudia Webbe, the Labour MP for Leicester East, is due to appear in court in November.

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Walcott: Clean-up operation after village hit by sand storm

Sand put down to stop flooding and coastal erosion blows off the beach in high winds.

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Covid in Scotland: Curfew bride says wedding ‘no less special’

A photograph of Rowan McCabe taken after her wedding reception was cut short has been a social media hit.

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Sir David Attenborough spent lockdown ‘listening to birds’

The legendary naturalist says restrictions offered a rare chance to witness the natural world.

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Brexit: Gove heads to Brussels as EU trade talks resume

Cabinet Office minister Michael Gove will meet EU representatives at the start of a week of negotiations.

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TikTok: US judge halts app store ban

District Judge Carl Nichols has issued a temporary injunction preventing a ban on TikTok downloads.

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Lib Dems: Ed Davey promises ‘to be the voice of carers’

Ed Davey will draw on his experience as a carer in his first leader’s speech at party conference.

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Strictly Come Dancing: How do you film during a pandemic?

The BBC has revealed how it will protect celebrities, dancers and crew working on the show.

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Covid: Seven ways the job market has changed for young people

The coronavirus pandemic has transformed the working lives of the under-25s.

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Test and Trace: ‘I spoke to one person in four months’

People who worked for England’s NHS Test and Trace tell of technical problems, confusion and wasted resources.

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Voicemail from prison: How a mum and daughter rebuilt their relationship

A voicemail app makes it easier to speak to family members in prison, as one young woman found when her mum was jailed.

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Coronavirus tales from Tom’s Bench on Clapham Common

Jim Grover’s pictures of people he met on Clapham Common who talked about their altered lives.

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TV news last and firsts for BBC in Cardiff

The final bulletin from Llandaff will be followed by the first from Cardiff Central Square.

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