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Brexit fallout 'cast doubts on Heathrow runway expansion'

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 18:22:04 GMT
"Brexit must cast doubts" on whether Heathrow Airport will get a third runway, anti-expansion group Hacan's chairman John Stewart has said.>
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Two rescued from submerged car in 'significant' flooding in Kent

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 14:29:55 GMT
Two people are rescued from a car in Kent after it became submerged up to the windows in flood water.>
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Passengers evacuate from American Airlines plane at Heathrow over 'smoke'

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 16:59:59 GMT
Passengers use an emergency slide to evacuate an American Airlines plane at Heathrow Airport after a "smoke in the cabin".>
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Anti-Polish cards in Huntingdon after EU referendum

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 15:41:20 GMT
Cards containing the words "No more Polish Vermin" are distributed outside homes and schools in Huntingdon following the EU referendum.>
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Camden Town-Redwell 'Hells' lager dispute settled

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 08:59:59 GMT
A brewery stops producing its "Hells" lager after losing a legal battle over the use of the name.>
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South Yorkshire Police website hacked by 'Albanians'

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 14:03:18 GMT
South Yorkshire Police's website is hacked by a group purporting to be from Albania.>
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'Large sinkhole' closes busy A1 in Gateshead

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 17:00:55 GMT
A "large sinkhole" appears on the busy A1 bypass around Newcastle and Gateshead, police say.>
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EU referendum: Jeremy Corbyn vows to fight for leadership and reshape cabinet

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 23:39:22 GMT
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn says he will stand as a candidate in any new leadership election and reshape his shadow cabinet over the next 24 hours.>
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John Stollery: Tunisia attack victim to be remembered

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 01:03:02 GMT
A victim of the Tunisia beach massacre is to be remembered in a church service one year on from the terror attack.>
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Melanie Hall murder suspect bailed

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 10:26:22 GMT
A 45-year-old man arrested on suspicion of the 1996 murder of Bath graduate Melanie Hall is released on police bail.>
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Connor Sparrowhawk death: Memorial concert for drowned teenager

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 14:08:03 GMT
A memorial concert is to take place for a teenager who drowned in a bath at an NHS facility.>
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Police stop illegal raves in the Bristol and Bath area

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 15:42:32 GMT
Police have shut down two illegal raves in the Bristol and Bath area, one of which saw 200 people partying under a railway line.>
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Aston Martin DB2 thieves hunted 13 years since absconding

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 08:32:16 GMT
Two men who absconded after being convicted of stealing an historic Aston Martin racing car 13 years ago are being hunted by police.>
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HSBC 'to move jobs to Paris if UK leaves single market'

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 19:14:34 GMT
HSBC would move up to 1,000 staff from London to Paris if Britain left the single market and was not part of the European Economic Area, the BBC understands.>
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American Airlines plane at Heathrow Airport evacuated

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 14:24:26 GMT
Passengers had to use an emergency slide to evacuate from an American Airlines plane at Heathrow Airport after smoke began billowing from its tail.>
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Salford names squares after EU twin towns after backing Brexit

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 18:26:50 GMT
Two squares in Salford are named after its twin towns in France and Germany - a day after the district voted to leave the European Union.>
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Celebration marks re-opening of Rochdale medieval bridge

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 16:59:09 GMT
Celebrations are held to mark the re-opening of a medieval bridge Rochdale which was hidden from view for more than a century.>
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EU referendum: Back to a town that voted Leave

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 00:20:16 GMT
The BBC returns to Romford, one of the most Eurosceptic towns in the UK, to catch up with single mum Fay who fiercely wanted to remain.>
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Leicester narrowly votes to remain in EU

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 09:05:20 GMT
Leicester narrowly voted to stay in the EU by 51.1% but as one of the most multi-cultural cities outside London, was it a surprise there wasn't more support for Remain?>
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Glastonbury Festival: Campers wake up to Brexit

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 13:01:53 GMT
Music fans at the Glastonbury Festival have given their first reactions to the result of the EU referendum.>
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EU referendum: Why voters across England chose to leave

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 17:03:12 GMT
Why voters in many parts of England voted to leave the European Union.>
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EU referendum: A tale of two votes

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 17:13:39 GMT
The EU referendum divided the country. The BBC visited Boston in Lincolnshire, where people voted to leave, and Lambeth in London, which voted to remain.>
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World Egg Throwing Championships held in Swaton

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 09:08:26 GMT
Teams from all over the world are taking part in the 11th World Egg Throwing Championships in Lincolnshire.>
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Search for founder of Nottingham Symphony Orchestra's wedding march

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 10:24:52 GMT
The granddaughter of a composer, who founded the Nottingham Symphony Orchestra, is searching for a wedding march he wrote in 1955.>
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Burton snatch

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 23:44:51 GMT
From Beijing to San Francisco, brewers are trying to recreate the unique chemical conditions produced naturally beneath a small Midlands town.>
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Food for thought

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 13:53:12 GMT
British business is about to change dramatically after voters backed plans to leave the UK. How will protected food and drink products from across the UK be affected?>
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England's Big Picture: 20 - 26 June 2016

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 06:51:05 GMT
Showcasing the best images sent to us from around England>
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'Too many foreigners'

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 23:18:18 GMT
Why did the English town dubbed "Little Scotland" firmly reject the campaign for the UK to remain in the EU?>
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Driving Brexit

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 14:37:59 GMT
England led the rest of the UK towards the EU exit. How does it feel to be English on such a monumental day?>
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EU referendum: England's most pro and anti-EU boroughs

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 16:53:43 GMT
The vote in England exposes huge differences between the levels of support for the Remain and Leave campaigns in London and the rest of the country.>
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Jessica Ennis-Hill: Olympic champion wins first heptathlon since World Championships

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 15:33:04 GMT
Jessica Ennis-Hill records the second best score in the world this year to win her first heptathlon since the 2015 World Championships.>
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Tyson Fury: Heavyweight champion denies doping allegation

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 13:36:54 GMT
Heavyweight world champion Tyson Fury denies doping, after the Sunday Mirror reports he is being investigated by UK Anti-Doping.>
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England v Sri Lanka: Third ODI at Bristol abandoned after rain

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 17:39:20 GMT
Rain forces the third one-day international at Bristol to be called off with England on 16-1 chasing Sri Lanka's 248-9.>
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Champions Trophy 2016: Alex Danson stars as GB secure New Zealand win

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 16:43:55 GMT
Alex Danson scores a hat-trick as Great Britain beat New Zealand to finish fifth in the Champions Trophy in London.>
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EU Referendum: RAF veteran who bucked the voting trend

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 08:00:10 GMT
A Cornish veteran explains why he bucked the trend in his home county and age group by voting to remain in the European Union.>
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EU referendum: Do Europeans still feel welcome in the UK?

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 10:13:47 GMT
In the aftermath of an aggressive referendum campaign, BBC News Online asks tourists in Dover if they still feel welcome in the UK.>
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The referendum generation gap

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 17:24:06 GMT
Many young Remain supporters blame older voters for Brexit. Is there really a generational divide?>
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Potteries' Brexit trade fears

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 14:50:59 GMT
The ceramics confederation wants to meet with the government over trade fears raised by the EU referendum result>
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Abacus @ Saturday, 15th January, 2011

Breaking News for Wales…

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Rhondda MP Chris Bryant quits Labour shadow cabinet

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 21:25:24 GMT
Rhondda MP Chris Bryant becomes the latest in a series of Labour shadow cabinet members to resign in protest at Jeremy Corbyn's leadership over the EU referendum.>
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'We should not block Brexit,' says Carwyn Jones

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 14:24:29 GMT
First Minister Carwyn Jones rejects the idea that Welsh assembly members should block Brexit.>
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Euro 2016: Hotel concern for Wales' quarter final match

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 13:27:22 GMT
Fans hoping to watch Wales in the Euro 2016 quarter finals are warned accommodation in the host city of Lille is "scarce" and "expensive".>
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Tata Steel: No bidders have pulled out since Brexit

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 14:56:42 GMT
No bidders have pulled out of trying to buy Tata Steel's UK operations in the light of the Brexit result, the firm says.>
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Row over Plaid Cymru Labour coalition comment after Brexit

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 15:12:25 GMT
A row breaks out within Plaid Cymru after leader Leanne Wood says she will not rule out a Welsh Government coalition with Labour after the Brexit vote.>
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Labour's 'mistake' not to talk about EU in assembly election

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 13:42:14 GMT
It was a mistake for Labour to avoid talking about the EU referendum during the assembly election campaign, one of the party's AMs says.>
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Euro 2016: Gareth Bale relishing riding Wales' wave

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 20:59:17 GMT
Gareth Bale revels in riding Wales' Euro 2016 wave and is looking forward to Friday's quarter-final against Belgium>
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Police investigate A40 Monmouthshire plane crash

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 15:48:08 GMT
Gwent Police will hand findings over to air crash investigators after a light aircraft came down on the A40 in Monmouthshire.>
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Two seriously injured in Newport crash

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 09:18:42 GMT
Two people are seriously injured after two vehicles crash in Newport.>
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Superfast broadband rollout to be completed by 'end of June'

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 07:21:18 GMT
A scheme to deliver superfast broadband to 655,000 premises in Wales will be completed by the end of June, BT and the Welsh Government insist.>
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Extreme sailing racing takes to water in Cardiff Bay

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 12:58:34 GMT
Extreme sailing racing is being held in Cardiff Bay, giving the city the opportunity to promote itself internationally, the economy secretary says.>
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Summer tour: Sam Warburton says Wales have no excuses for big defeat

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 11:00:43 GMT
Wales captain Sam Warburton says a long season is no excuse for their 46-6 loss to New Zealand in the third Test.>
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Brexit 'changes everything' for Corbyn, says Welsh MP

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 11:09:51 GMT
Welsh Labour MP Stephen Kinnock says the vote to leave the EU means his party needs a new leader.>
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Brexit: Baroness Morgan says time for calm heads and stability

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 12:40:05 GMT
The European Union will be "a very different" place by the time Brexit negotiations are finished, says Labour's Baroness Eluned Morgan.>
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Brexit deal will ultimately be put to assembly, says Davies

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 12:01:24 GMT
The final deal for the UK to leave the European Union may depend on the approval of the UK's parliaments and assemblies, Eurosceptic Welsh Conservative leader Andrew RT Davies says.>
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A40 air crash plane recovered as inquiry continues

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 15:46:16 GMT
Police are set to hand report to air accident investigators after a light plane is recovered from the A40 in Monmouthshire.>
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'Please don't send me home' sing Wales fans in Paris

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 19:20:24 GMT
Wales supporters sing 'please don't send me home' in the Paris fan zone after their team's Euro 2016 victory.>
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The sound of Wales winning at Euro 2016

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 19:30:10 GMT
Wales football fans are celebrating witnessing history after the team reached the quarter finals of Euro 2016.>
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League of Nations artefacts at Aberystwyth University

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 15:36:35 GMT
Historical artefacts from the League of Nations - which aimed to establish peace after World War One - go on display in Aberystwyth.>
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Miners' leader Arthur James Cook honoured with blue plaque

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 14:07:42 GMT
A blue plaque honouring a prominent miners' leader and trade unionist is being unveiled in Rhondda Cynon Taff.>
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AS y Rhondda, Chris Bryant yn gadael cabinet yr Wrthblaid

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 21:16:18 GMT
AS y Rhondda Chris Bryant yw'r diweddaraf i ymddiswyddo o gabinet yr Wrthblaid mewn protest yn erbyn arweinyddiaeth Jeremy Corbyn yn ystod ymgyrch refferendwm yr UE>
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Carwyn Jones ddim eisiau atal 'Brexit'

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 14:59:27 GMT
Prif Weinidog Cymru Carwyn Jones yn gwrthod y syniad y dylai llywodraethau datganoledig y DU atal y broses o adael yr Undeb Ewropeaidd.>
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Lluniau: Steddfod ar ei ffordd!

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 10:25:08 GMT
Gŵyl Gyhoeddi Eisteddfod Genedlaethol Ynys Môn trwy lens Iolo Penri>
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Euro 2016: Belgium will be favourites against Wales - Chris Coleman

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 20:56:14 GMT
Wales will be the underdogs against Belgium in the quarter-finals of the European Championships says manager Chris Coleman.>
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Swansea City agree deal for Ajax defender Mike van der Hoorn

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 13:06:10 GMT
Ajax and Swansea agree a deal for defender Mike van der Hoorn to move to the Premier League club.>
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Rio 2016: Katherine Grainger & Vicky Thornley get Olympic places

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 14:00:16 GMT
Olympic champion Katherine Grainger feels like "the lights have come back on" after being named in the Great Britain rowing team for Rio.>
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Euro 2016: Chris Coleman hails Wales 'heart and courage' after beating N Ireland

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 18:49:22 GMT
Wales showed "heart and courage" as they reached the Euro 2016 quarter-finals with a 1-0 win over Northern Ireland, says Chris Coleman>
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Daring to dream

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 22:55:24 GMT
Wales had not been to a major tournament for 58 years - but now a nation is thinking the unthinkable.>
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Tale of two countries

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 19:53:34 GMT
How Wales and Scotland differ in their attitude to the EU.>
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Economy after Brexit

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 13:07:07 GMT
Where does a Brexit vote leave the Welsh economy - in terms of structural funding and investment?>
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Crunching the numbers

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 10:06:30 GMT
Prof Roger Scully from Cardiff University's Wales Governance Centre considers what we understand so far about how the EU referendum produced the result it did.>
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Political landscape

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 08:12:14 GMT
Why unlike Scotland and Northern Ireland did Wales back a Brexit from the EU? And what does it show us about the changing political landscape once defined by Labour loyalty?>
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Farmers 'need certainty'

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 10:42:36 GMT
With Britain set to leave the European Union, it will be the start of a huge shift in how the agricultural industry works in Wales.>
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EU referendum: Jones fears for jobs after Brexit vote

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 15:02:35 GMT
First Minister Carwyn Jones says he fears jobs will be lost in Wales after the UK vote to leave the EU.>
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EU referendum: More money for Wales, says pro-Brexit MP

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 16:04:52 GMT
A Tory MP says he will work with the Welsh Government to ensure Wales gets its fair share of the money saved by leaving the EU.>
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Alun Cairns: EU funding 'did not have an impact'

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 06:35:03 GMT
Assembly members should work out why communities receiving large sums of EU funding voted for Brexit, the Welsh secretary says.>
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Brexit a 'catastrophe for our generation', says NUS boss

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 11:34:33 GMT
The decision to leave the EU is "a catastrophe for our generation", the president of NUS Wales says.>
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Abacus @ Saturday, 15th January, 2011

Breaking News for Scotland…

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Rollercoaster crash: Children among 10 hurt at M&D's theme park

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 19:26:49 GMT
Eight children and two adults are injured after a rollercoaster derails and crashes at a theme park in North Lanarkshire, Scotland.>
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Nicola Sturgeon says MSPs at Holyrood could veto Brexit

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 14:05:21 GMT
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon tells the BBC that the Scottish Parliament could try to block the UK's exit from the EU.>
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Only Scots Labour MP Ian Murray quits shadow cabinet

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 11:59:58 GMT
Labour's only MP in Scotland, Ian Murray, resigns from his position as shadow Scottish Secretary.>
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Irish president to visit the Scottish Parliament

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 13:21:44 GMT
Irish President Michael D Higgins is to become the first head of state from his country to visit the Scottish Parliament.>
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Driver killed in Orkney car crash named as James Gunn

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 13:26:02 GMT
A 32-year-old man who died after his car crashed on Orkney is named as James Gunn from Stromness.>
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Man treated in hospital after door of Paisley flat set on fire

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 14:20:37 GMT
A 42-year-old man is taken to hospital suffering from smoke inhalation after the front door of his Renfrewshire flat was deliberately set on fire.>
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Andy Murray in Wimbledon title-winning form, says Jamie Delgado

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 11:19:22 GMT
Andy Murray is coming into Wimbledon playing tennis capable of winning the title, according to assistant Jamie Delgado.>
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Driver seriously injured in Borders crash

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 14:24:47 GMT
A driver is seriously injured in a crash involving two vehicles on the A7 road in the Borders north of Hawick.>
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Fourth day of ScotRail staff strike action

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 09:59:29 GMT
ScotRail staff walk out for the fourth time in a week - leaving train passengers in Scotland to face further disruption.>
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Woman dies after falling from window in Edinburgh

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 09:13:40 GMT
A woman dies after falling from a window on Morningside Road in Edinburgh.>
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Woman, 82, dies after car and van crash on the A708 near Selkirk

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 16:40:59 GMT
An 82-year-old female driver dies after her car was involved a crash with a van on a Borders road.>
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Teenager dies after stabbing attack near Glasgow school

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 16:19:26 GMT
A teenager dies a week after being stabbed in a lane next to a Glasgow school.>
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Thousands take Tough Mudder challenge at Drumlanrig Castle

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 23:02:30 GMT
Thousands of competitors descend on Drumlanrig Castle in Dumfries and Galloway to face a gruelling obstacle course challenge.>
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Nicola Sturgeon: Scotland could veto Brexit

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 11:24:29 GMT
Scotland's First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon, says the Scottish Parliament could try to veto British exit from the European Union.>
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Nicola Sturgeon preparing for second indyref

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 11:02:35 GMT
Nicola Sturgeon says a second referendum on Scottish independence is "on the table".>
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Donald Trump throws comedian out of Turnberry

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 11:36:39 GMT
Donald Trump shouts "Get him out", as a comedian disrupts the official opening of the Trump Turnberry golf resort.>
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Time-lapse footage shows dawn over the River Clyde

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 13:51:52 GMT
Time-lapse footage shows dawn breaking over the River Clyde in Glasgow.>
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Donald Trump on EU: 'Brexit is a good thing'

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 08:34:33 GMT
Donald Trump says the UK vote to leave the EU is "a good thing" as he lands in Scotland open his Turnberry golf resort.>
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Could Brexit lead to a second Scottish independence referendum?

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 08:13:28 GMT
As the UK votes for Brexit could the result sway voters in the event of a second Scottish independence referendum.>
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A view on Brexit from a German man living in Dundee

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 08:35:26 GMT
A German man who lives in Dundee says he is uneasy as the vote for Brexit means his future in the UK is now in doubt.>
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EU Referendum: Scotland at odds with overall UK EU vote

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 06:57:24 GMT
Scotland votes emphatically in favour of remaining in the EU in contrast to the UK vote to leave.>
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Scotland's papers: Drugs mule confesses and Brexit backlash

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 08:19:34 GMT
Nicola Sturgeon's bid to keep Scotland in the EU, and Peru drugs mule Melissa Reid's confession feature in Scotland's newspapers.>
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Your pictures 10 - 17 June

Date: Wed, 22 Jun 2016 05:23:58 GMT
A selection of your pictures of Scotland sent in between 10 and 17 June.>
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Send us your pictures

Date: Fri, 01 Apr 2016 12:31:20 GMT
All you need to know about sending in photographs for our weekly gallery.>
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Your pictures 3 - 10 June

Date: Fri, 10 Jun 2016 11:47:49 GMT
A selection of your pictures of Scotland sent in between 3 and 10 June.>
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Your pictures 27 May - 3 June

Date: Fri, 03 Jun 2016 11:14:56 GMT
A selection of your pictures of Scotland sent in between 27 May and 3 June.>
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Your pictures 20-27 May

Date: Sun, 29 May 2016 14:07:26 GMT
A selection of your pictures of Scotland sent in between 20 and 27 May.>
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Your pictures 13-20 May

Date: Fri, 20 May 2016 11:02:59 GMT
A selection of your pictures of Scotland sent in between 13 and 20 May.>
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Rio 2016: Twelve Scots confirmed in GB track & field team

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 19:16:56 GMT
Following a great Sunday at the British Championships, Scotland will have 12 track and field athletes at the Rio Olympics.>
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Vern Cotter's Scotland go backwards in victory over Japan

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 14:58:08 GMT
Scotland fail to find a Eureka moment as their Six Nations rivals and opponents Japan make breakthroughs, writes Tom English.>
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Rio 2016: Katherine Grainger & Vicky Thornley get Olympic places

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 14:00:16 GMT
Olympic champion Katherine Grainger feels like "the lights have come back on" after being named in the Great Britain rowing team for Rio.>
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Eilidh Doyle targets medal after sealing Olympic place

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 15:08:42 GMT
Eilidh Doyle vows to "fight" for an Olympic medal after a comfortable 400m hurdles victory at the British Championships.>
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IndyRef too?

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 15:43:00 GMT
The Scottish government is working on legislation for a second independence referendum - but will not call one until they have answers to many questions.>
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Your pictures of Scotland: 17-24 June

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 09:47:51 GMT
A selection of your pictures of Scotland sent in between 17 and 24 June.>
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Doomed, dazed, delighted

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 14:22:19 GMT
BBC Scotland reporters have been on the streets across the country gathering reaction to the Brexit vote.>
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Playing tag

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 13:38:56 GMT
Two osprey chicks at a reserve near Grantown on Spey are fitted with rings to help ornithologists to monitor them.>
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Deep meaning

Date: Thu, 23 Jun 2016 23:30:56 GMT
A Festival of the Solstice marks the first anniversary of the transformation of a former opencast coal mine into a major landscape artwork.>
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Fault lines

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 13:41:22 GMT
How did the Leave camp clinch victory in the referendum on the UK's membership of the EU after what was a very closely fought contest?>
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Checking out

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 16:07:35 GMT
The UK has voted to leave the EU. Here is what is likely to happen next.>
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Abacus @ Saturday, 15th January, 2011

Breaking News for N. Ireland…

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EU referendum: Theresa Villiers says parliament sovereign

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 14:48:28 GMT
NI Secretary Theresa Villiers dismisses the Scottish first minister's suggestion that the Scottish Parliament could effectively veto the UK's exit from the European Union.>
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Shadow NI secretary quits in Labour revolt

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 23:39:22 GMT
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn says he will stand as a candidate in any new leadership election and reshape his shadow cabinet over the next 24 hours.>
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Euro 2016: Republic of Ireland boss Martin O'Neill says France rest time 'incredible'

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 16:54:40 GMT
Martin O'Neill says France's recovery time from their last game was "incredible" as the hosts end his Ireland team's Euro 2016 hopes.>
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County Armagh Orange hall damaged in arson attack

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 14:44:38 GMT
An oil tank at an Orange hall in County Armagh is set on fire in an arson attack.>
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Euro 2016: Northern Ireland set for Belfast homecoming

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 12:40:04 GMT
Northern Ireland fans will give the team an official welcome home from Euro 2016 in Belfast on Monday evening.>
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Turf Lodge shooting: Man shot in legs in west Belfast attack

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 10:05:40 GMT
A man has been shot in both legs in a paramilitary-style attack in west Belfast's Turf Lodge area.>
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Euro 2016: No blame on McAuley for own goal - NI captain Davis

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 18:49:22 GMT
Northern Ireland captain Steven Davis refuses to blame Gareth McAuley for the own goal which gave Wales a 1-0 win. in Paris.>
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Former NI Secretary Lord Mayhew dies, aged 86

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 20:58:37 GMT
Former Conservative Cabinet minister Lord Mayhew, who served as NI secretary and attorney general, has died, aged 86.>
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O'Neill proud of Irish side after Lyon defeat

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 16:21:05 GMT
Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill praises his team following their 2-1 defeat by Euro 2016 hosts France in the last-16 game.>
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Euro 2016: France 2-1 Republic of Ireland highlights

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 14:57:08 GMT
Antoine Griezmann scores twice as hosts France come from behind to beat 10-man Republic of Ireland and reach the quarter-finals of Euro 2016.>
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Dublin divided over Brexit

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 08:22:32 GMT
Sophie Long has been to Dublin to see how people there are reacting to the referendum result.>
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EU Referendum: NI Remain vote declared

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 04:26:38 GMT
Northern Ireland votes to remain in the European Union following the EU referendum>
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Kenny: Implications will require 'careful consideration'

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 12:24:50 GMT
Enda Kenny says the implications of Brexit will require 'careful consideration'>
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BBC News Channel

Date: Wed, 16 Mar 2016 12:34:37 GMT
Britain's most-watched news channel, delivering breaking news and analysis all day, every day.>
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EU referendum: UK vote on EU 'very significant' for Republic of Ireland

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 12:27:42 GMT
The Irish government has said the UK vote to leave the European Union will have "very significant implications for Ireland".>
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Fintan Treanor: Police appeal over hit-and-run collision in County Monaghan

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:09:56 GMT
Police renew their appeal for information on the fifth anniversary of a fatal hit-and-run collision in County Monaghan.>
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Euro 2016: Are the Republic of Ireland fans the best so far?

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 11:27:59 GMT
BBC Sport looks at the best bits from fans' videos of the Republic of Ireland supporters at Euro 2016.>
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Joe Biden: Football, family and fan photos as US Vice President visits Mayo

Date: Thu, 23 Jun 2016 14:12:24 GMT
The US Vice President's tour of his ancestral home is briefly interrupted as the Irish prime minister brings him to a pub to watch an Irish victory over Italy.>
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Leo Brennan: Tributes paid to Irish musician, father of Enya and Clannad

Date: Thu, 23 Jun 2016 11:34:39 GMT
Tributes are paid to Leo Brennan, father of musicians Enya and Moya Brennan from Clannad, who has passed away at the age of 90.>
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Seán Quinn: Donors paying legal bills include business acquaintances and 'family connections'

Date: Wed, 22 Jun 2016 15:08:22 GMT
Donors who have effectively been paying Sean Quinn's legal bills include business acquaintances and "close family connections", the High Court is told.>
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North-South electricity interconnector: Public inquiry resumes in Northern Ireland

Date: Tue, 21 Jun 2016 14:18:09 GMT
The initial phase of a public inquiry into the Northern Ireland part of a major £204m cross-border energy project has been taking place in Armagh.>
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PathXL: Belfast-based medical software firm sold to Philips

Date: Tue, 21 Jun 2016 07:45:01 GMT
The Belfast-based digital pathology firm PathXL, has been sold to the multinational health technology company, Philips>
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Northern Ireland Euro 2016 exit painful but leaves legacy for future success

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 11:51:03 GMT
Northern Ireland are left wondering what might have been after their Euro 2016 exit but they have created a legacy for future success.>
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France 2-1 Republic of Ireland

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 16:06:30 GMT
Hosts France come from behind to beat 10-man Republic of Ireland 2-1 and reach the quarter-finals of Euro 2016.>
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Iain Henderson says Ireland must target win over NZ after South Africa series loss

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 13:27:56 GMT
Iain Henderson says Ireland must target a first win over New Zealand in November after the narrow series defeat in South Africa.>
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Monaghan v Donegal Ulster Football semi-final to take place on Saturday

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 13:58:34 GMT
The Ulster sFC semi-final replay between Monaghan and Donegal will take place at Breffni Park on Saturday evening.>
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Mixed emotions

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:19:28 GMT
EU nationals in Northern Ireland reflect on the possible impact of the referendum looking ahead>
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Love letters from the trenches of the Somme to Belfast sweetheart

Date: Thu, 23 Jun 2016 05:15:39 GMT
Love letters written in the trenches of World War One lay undiscovered for 100 years but have recently returned to the homeland of the man who penned them.>
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Somme Centenary

Date: Wed, 22 Jun 2016 17:45:11 GMT
BBC NI marks the centenary of the Battle of the Somme with extensive, specially commissioned content.>
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Weather update

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 08:21:10 GMT
Northern Ireland weather forecast>
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Football fans pay hefty price to travel to France this weekend

Date: Thu, 23 Jun 2016 17:45:56 GMT
Those who failed to secure tickets to to matches may be consoled by the travel costs incurred by those who did.>
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Getting in touch

Date: Tue, 31 May 2016 10:38:59 GMT
Send BBC News NI your comments, tell your own stories and share your pictures.>
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A sort of homecoming

Date: Tue, 21 Jun 2016 06:06:11 GMT
Ahead of a visit to the land of his forefathers, Joe Biden says his Irish heritage has shaped his entire life.>
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Ireland and the Somme: How a battle united an island divided

Date: Fri, 17 Jun 2016 11:12:01 GMT
The Battle of the Somme's effect in Ireland is still felt.>
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Hazel Stewart: Double killer 'fails in final legal bid' to overturn murder conviction

Date: Thu, 23 Jun 2016 15:15:49 GMT
Hazel Stewart, who murdered her former husband and her ex-lover's wife fails in a final legal attempt to overturn one of her two murder convictions>
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Londonderry 'Domesday book' set for prestigious Unesco honour

Date: Tue, 21 Jun 2016 12:18:46 GMT
A book containing an important record of the early 17th century population of Ulster is to be given special status by Unesco.>
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Department of Agriculture's Ballykelly HQ: Most staff opposed to move to new base

Date: Mon, 20 Jun 2016 17:01:58 GMT
Most staff at the headquarters of a government department do not want to move to a new County Londonderry base, the assembly is told.>
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Paddy McCourt reveals wife's successful brain tumour operation

Date: Mon, 20 Jun 2016 14:48:28 GMT
Former Celtic footballer Paddy McCourt talks about his wife's diagnosis with a brain tumour.>
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Irvinestown farmer Patrick Donnelly jailed over animal suffering

Date: Mon, 20 Jun 2016 17:29:53 GMT
A County Fermanagh farmer has been jailed for two months for causing unnecessary suffering to cattle and failure to dispose of animal carcases.>
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Man arrested after laser attack on PSNI helicopter 'endangered many lives'

Date: Sat, 18 Jun 2016 14:00:50 GMT
A man is arrested in connection with a laser attack on a police helicopter in County Tyrone.>
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Car smash into shop 'sounded like bomb'

Date: Fri, 17 Jun 2016 10:54:31 GMT
A man whose wife and child narrowly missed being injured when the car crashed through the wall of a shop says it sounded 'like a bomb'.>
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Londonderry: Pipe bombs found 'could be linked to dissident republicans'

Date: Fri, 17 Jun 2016 15:59:30 GMT
Police believe that pipe bombs found in Londonderry could be linked to "violent dissident republican terrorism".>
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EU referendum: Jeremy Corbyn vows to fight for leadership and reshape cabinet

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 23:39:22 GMT
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn says he will stand as a candidate in any new leadership election and reshape his shadow cabinet over the next 24 hours.>
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Rollercoaster crash: Children among 10 hurt at M&D's theme park

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 19:26:49 GMT
Eight children and two adults are injured after a rollercoaster derails and crashes at a theme park in North Lanarkshire, Scotland.>
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Osborne statement seeks to calm fears

Date: Mon, 27 Jun 2016 00:01:49 GMT
Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne will issue a statement early on Monday morning in a bid to calm financial markets after Friday's turmoil.>
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Pound falls further in Asian trading on Monday

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 23:51:45 GMT
The pound falls in Asian trading on Monday, adding to Friday's record one-day decline for sterling.>
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Johnson vows EU cooperation after referendum result

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 22:01:58 GMT
Boris Johnson says the UK will continue to "intensify" its cooperation with the EU following Britain's vote to leave.>
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Nicola Sturgeon says MSPs at Holyrood could veto Brexit

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 14:05:21 GMT
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon tells the BBC that the Scottish Parliament could try to block the UK's exit from the EU.>
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Brexit: New PM 'should come from Leave camp'

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 19:26:12 GMT
Ex-Conservative party leader Iain Duncan Smith says it is "clear" the new prime minister should only come from the Leave camp.>
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Second EU referendum petition investigated for fraud

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 15:07:30 GMT
The House of Commons petitions committee says it is investigating allegations of fraud in connection with a petition calling for a second EU referendum.>
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Javid plans 'no panic' business meeting

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 10:11:36 GMT
Business Secretary Sajid Javid says he will meet this week with business leaders following the Brexit vote, telling companies not to panic.>
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Lib Dems pledge to fight for UK re-entry to EU

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 14:46:56 GMT
The Liberal Democrats will fight the next general election pledging to take Britain back into the European Union, party leader Tim Farron says.>
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Brexit fallout 'cast doubts on Heathrow runway expansion'

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 18:22:04 GMT
"Brexit must cast doubts" on whether Heathrow Airport will get a third runway, anti-expansion group Hacan's chairman John Stewart has said.>
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Coldplay close Glastonbury 2016, with help from the Bee Gees

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 22:50:04 GMT
Coldplay launch Glastonbury's grand finale in style, with pyrotechnics and glitter cannons lifting the spirits of rain-soaked revellers.>
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Rollercoaster incident injures several people

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 21:43:23 GMT
At least eight children and two adults have been injured after a rollercoaster crashed off the rails at a theme park in North Lanarkshire.>
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Labour resignations: How the news unfolded

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 20:59:44 GMT
A string of Labour shadow cabinet members have quit, with more walkouts expected, in protest at Jeremy Corbyn's leadership over the EU referendum.>
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Nicola Sturgeon: Scotland could veto Brexit

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 11:24:29 GMT
Scotland's First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon, says the Scottish Parliament could try to veto British exit from the European Union.>
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How UK has changed in 72 hours

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 11:48:29 GMT
Ellie Price reports on the post-referendum fallout for British politics.>
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Sousse attacks: Survivor on anniversary

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 19:22:59 GMT
A ceremony has been held in Tunisia to remember the 38 tourists shot dead on a beach in Sousse exactly one year ago.>
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Unpaid carers support group launched

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 21:30:23 GMT
A support group for unpaid carers is set up so people can finally know their rights.>
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Glastonbury Festival embraces Adele

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 07:51:01 GMT
Adele enjoyed a rapturous reception as the pop star made her Glastonbury Festival debut.>
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BBC News Channel

Date: Wed, 16 Mar 2016 12:34:37 GMT
Britain's most-watched news channel, delivering breaking news and analysis all day, every day.>
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World Egg Throwing Championships held in Swaton

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 09:08:26 GMT
Teams from all over the world are taking part in the 11th World Egg Throwing Championships in Lincolnshire.>
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Search for founder of Nottingham Symphony Orchestra's wedding march

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 10:24:52 GMT
The granddaughter of a composer, who founded the Nottingham Symphony Orchestra, is searching for a wedding march he wrote in 1955.>
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Newspaper headlines: Labour turmoil and 'plot' to block Brexit

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 22:27:54 GMT
The fallout from the UK's vote to leave the EU dominates the front pages, with many focusing on the shadow cabinet resignations.>
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'Surprised' and 'pleased'

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 21:25:51 GMT
Leave voters give their reaction and share their thoughts after voting to take the UK out of the EU.>
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View from within

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 23:32:47 GMT
The UK will soon be leaving the EU. How do immigrants in Britain feel it will affect them?>
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Thinking the unthinkable

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 22:55:24 GMT
Wales had not been to a major tournament for 58 years - but now a nation is thinking the unthinkable.>
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Who will do our jobs?'

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 23:28:34 GMT
As the country faces up to leaving the EU, Britain's Polish immigrants are wondering what will happen to them.>
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'Too many foreigners'

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 23:18:18 GMT
Why did the English town dubbed "Little Scotland" firmly reject the campaign for the UK to remain in the EU?>
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Generation gap

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 17:24:06 GMT
Many young Remain supporters blame older voters for Brexit. Is there really a generational divide?>
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Anyone for tennis?

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 09:11:27 GMT
The contenders, the British up-and-comers, the dress code, the weather, the queue, the celebs - all you need to know about Wimbledon 2016.>
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Hip-hop high

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 11:12:45 GMT
Glastonbury's Sonic Stage boasted an all-Grime line-up on Friday. The performers explain what that means for UK hip-hop.>
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Romford's result

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 00:20:16 GMT
The BBC returns to Romford, one of the most Eurosceptic towns in the UK, to catch up with single mum Fay who fiercely wanted to remain.>
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Brexit: What happens now?

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 16:07:35 GMT
The UK has voted to leave the EU. Here is what is likely to happen next.>
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EU vote: All you need to know

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 14:36:29 GMT
A guide to the UK's decision to leave the European Union following an historic referendum.>
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'Do I need a new passport?' and more questions

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 13:55:38 GMT
The Reality Check team has been sent many questions about people's personal circumstances and how they will be affected by the UK leaving the European Union.>
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How will Brexit affect your finances?

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 12:07:24 GMT
Leaving the European Union is likely to have profound consequences for every household in the UK. Here's how your personal finances could be affected.>
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Could drivers face rising petrol prices?

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 12:06:30 GMT
Drivers could face higher petrol and diesel prices as a result of the vote to leave the EU, retailers suggest.>
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Brexit: Are house prices really going to fall?

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 12:03:40 GMT
Now we've voted to leave the EU, are house prices really going to fall, asks the BBC's Simon Gompertz.>
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Brexit: Reaction from around the UK

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 15:58:04 GMT
Very different visions of where the UK's future lies have been put under the spotlight by the vote to leave the EU. BBC correspondents from around the UK reflect on implications at a local level.>
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EU Referendum: How it feels to be English as Brexit beckons

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 14:37:59 GMT
England led the rest of the UK towards the EU exit. How does it feel to be English on such a monumental day?>
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EU referendum: Divided UK reacts on social media

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 16:04:54 GMT
In a nationwide referendum, the UK has voted to leave the European Union but response to the result is divided.>
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'This was a huge surprise' - Europe's reaction to the EU referendum result

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 12:59:24 GMT
People around Europe react to the UK's decision to leave the European Union.>
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'What have we done' - teenage anger over Brexit vote

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 10:20:12 GMT
As the result of the EU referendum became clear, the poll's divisive effects across generational lines became apparent online.>
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Brexit: World reaction as UK votes to leave EU

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 15:38:51 GMT
International reaction as the UK votes to leave the European Union in Thursday's historic referendum.>
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Brexit: Europe stunned by UK Leave vote

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 10:26:28 GMT
BBC correspondents across Europe report on the wave of shock reverberating around the continent in response to the UK vote to leave the EU.>
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Vote Remain? This is how not to be a sore Brexit loser

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 10:53:49 GMT
Newsbeat's guide to taking Brexit in your stride, even if it's not what you voted.>
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That moment you found out who's won the EU referendum

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 11:44:15 GMT
Six young voters recorded the moment they found out the EU referendum result on Friday morning.>
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Brexit: What the world's papers say

Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 13:53:11 GMT
Quotes from the world press on Britain's EU referendum.>
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Pound falls further over Brexit fears

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 23:51:45 GMT
The pound falls in Asian trading on Monday, adding to Friday's record one-day decline for sterling.>
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Spanish election: PP wins most seats but deadlock remains

Date: Mon, 27 Jun 2016 00:01:35 GMT
The conservative People's Party of PM Mariano Rajoy wins most seats in Spain's election but is again short of a majority.>
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Pope Francis says Church should apologise to gays

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 23:47:51 GMT
Pope Francis says the Roman Catholic Church should apologise to gay people for the way it has treated them.>
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First voyage through expanded Panama canal

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 23:13:33 GMT
A Chinese container ship has become the first vessel to sail into the newly expanded Panama Canal.>
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Falluja: Iraq PM Haider al-Abadi hails recapture from IS

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 17:22:40 GMT
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi urges all Iraqis to rejoice, after the recapture of the city of Falluja from Islamic State fighters.>
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IS claims suicide attack against Jordanian troops

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 22:13:07 GMT
The so-called Islamic State group says it carried out a suicide attack that killed six Jordanian security personnel on the border with Syria.>
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Madagascar stadium blast kills two

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 22:10:50 GMT
A grenade explosion kills at least two people and wounds dozens during Madagascar's national day celebrations in the capital, officials say.>
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Somalia: Tributes to minister killed in al-Shabab hotel attack

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 14:03:00 GMT
Tributes have been paid to Somalia's environment minister who was among the 15 killed in an attack by the Islamist group al-Shabab in a hotel in Mogadishu.>
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Iceland historian Johannesson wins presidential election

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 12:24:40 GMT
A historian with no experience of public office wins Iceland's presidential election, amid low turnout as many voters were in France for Euro 2016.>
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Italian mafia boss caught after 20 years on run

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 14:29:06 GMT
One of Italy's most wanted mafia bosses is caught after 20 years on the run, with the authorities finding him asleep in his bed.>
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Keystone XL pipeline: Company to sue over rejection

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 13:49:58 GMT
TransCanada, the company behind the disputed Keystone XL pipeline, has filed a formal request to the US government to claim $15bn in damages over the rejection of the project.>
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Bill Cunningham, New York Times fashion photographer, dies at 87

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 07:35:19 GMT
Veteran fashion photographer Bill Cunningham, who made his name chronicling trends on the streets of New York, dies aged 87.>
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US flood survivor 'clung to dead husband'

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 12:11:03 GMT
Survivors of the floods in West Virgina in the US have described scenes of death and devastation.>
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Car bomb attack on hotel in Somalia

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 03:57:08 GMT
At least 14 people are killed in an explosion at a popular hotel in the Somali capital Mogadishu.>
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Sousse attacks: Survivor on anniversary

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 19:22:59 GMT
A ceremony has been held in Tunisia to remember the 38 tourists shot dead on a beach in Sousse exactly one year ago.>
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Two killed in California wildfires

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 04:54:54 GMT
Two people are killed and thousands have to flee their homes as a wildfire spreads out of control in California.>
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British expat in Spain 'stunned' at EU referendum result

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 02:04:31 GMT
A British woman, who lives with her family in Spain, said she was "stunned" by the result of EU referendum.>
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A fashion show for bulletproof clothes

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 04:00:25 GMT
In the Colombian capital, Bogota, a fashion show has been held featuring clothes that are bulletproof.>
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Glass slide opens 1,000ft above LA

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 18:19:12 GMT
A glass slide fixed 1,000ft along the outside of a skyscraper in Los Angeles opens to the public on Saturday.>
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Prince's guitar and a lock of Bowie's hair fetch $150,000 at US auction

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 06:37:26 GMT
An electric guitar owned by Prince and a lock of David Bowie's hair sell in the US for a total of more than $150,000 (£110,000).>
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Remains of a mammoth uncovered near Mexico City

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 18:09:36 GMT
Mexican experts say they are completing work on digging up fossilised bones of a mammoth found near Mexico City.>
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Hurt and anger

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 23:32:47 GMT
The UK will soon be leaving the EU. How do immigrants in Britain feel it will affect them?>
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Brexit to Grexit?

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 00:16:23 GMT
Greece has the EU's most fragile economy and there are fears now that Brexit could lead to Grexit, Richard Galpin reports from Athens.>
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Russia's long game

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 00:59:37 GMT
More distance between the UK and EU appears to suit the Kremlin, the BBC's Steve Rosenberg writes.>
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Lurking challenges

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 01:15:28 GMT
PJ Crowley considers the future of the "special relationship" between the US and the UK after the British vote to leave the EU.>
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Muslim and gay

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 01:33:31 GMT
Rizwan Zaman is a gay Muslim man living in Florida who says that the attack in Orlando, and the ensuing backlash against the Muslim community, affect him two-fold.>
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War of the robes

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 23:56:29 GMT
In our series of letters from African journalists, novelist and writer Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani looks at how the latest religious tension in Nigeria is playing out in what people wear to school.>
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Rising star

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 01:21:42 GMT
Garbine Muguruza is being heralded as the new face of women's tennis, but can the Spaniard follow in the footsteps of global superstars like Maria Sharapova and Serena Williams?>
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Earthy and eggy

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 23:44:51 GMT
From Beijing to San Francisco, brewers are trying to recreate the unique chemical conditions produced naturally beneath a small Midlands town.>
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Uncharted territory

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 00:31:04 GMT
No-one can predict the consequences of Britain's referendum result for the European Union, writes Chris Morris in Brussels.>
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Germany 3-0 Slovakia

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 18:49:48 GMT
World champions Germany overwhelm Slovakia in Lille to set up a Euro 2016 quarter-final against Italy or Spain.>
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France 2-1 Republic of Ireland

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 16:06:30 GMT
Hosts France come from behind to beat 10-man Republic of Ireland 2-1 and reach the quarter-finals of Euro 2016.>
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Euro 2016: Republic of Ireland boss Martin O'Neill says France rest time 'incredible'

Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2016 16:54:40 GMT
Martin O'Neill says France's recovery time from their last game was "incredible" as the hosts end his Ireland team's Euro 2016 hopes.>
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Euro 2016: England v Iceland is day of destiny for Roy Hodgson

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 19:03:19 GMT
Roy Hodgson has been criticised during Euro 2016 but England have survived - now he must get it right when it counts or face the consequences, says Phil McNulty.>
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Euro 2016: Wales are allowing a nation to dream after reaching quarter-finals

Date: Sat, 25 Jun 2016 22:55:24 GMT
Wales had not been to a major tournament for 58 years - but now a nation is thinking the unthinkable.>
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Abacus @ Saturday, 15th January, 2011