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Shoppers in Britain spend most money on festive gifts in Europe

People in Britain plan to spend the most on Christmas presents in Europe this year but are also highly likely to get [..]


 
 

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Week ahead: Often dry - Frosty nights next week, Nov 27 - 10:05

Rain moving south on Monday-Tuesday Dull and murky weather at the end of November, with widespread fog this weekend and [..]


 
 

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UK net migration rises above 2010 level

Latest figures kill off hopes that government can meet target of reducing net migration below 100,000 by time of electionNet [..]


 
 

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Doctors call for tougher laws on alcohol abuse to tackle liver disease cris

The UK is the only country in western Europe except Finland where liver disease has increased over the past three [..]


 
 

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JAMES CONEY: It's time to right wrongs and demand all insurance firms inves

When it comes to to doing the right thing by pension ­savers, Aviva is one of the best ­insurers in Britain.


 
 

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Utopia wins an International Emmy

Utopia and Educating Yorkshire help collect three awards for Britain at the 2014 International Emmys


 
 

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Nationwide sees cooling property demand as mortgage lending slumps

Nationwide said gross mortgage lending had fallen by £900million as Britain's biggest building society released its latest [..]


 
 

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World Briefing: New Strain of Bird Flu Prompts a Warning for Farmers

A new, lethal strain of bird flu detected this month on poultry farms in Britain and the Netherlands has now been reported [..]


 
 

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Terror bill requires universities to ban extremist speakers

Home Secretary Theresa May says Britain is facing ‘struggle that will go on for many years’New powers for the home secretary [..]


 
 

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Benefits restrictions on in-work EU migrants ‘would be discriminatory’

Polish ambassador says David Cameron’s welfare proposals are unlikely to win backing from EU leadersImposing curbs on [..]


 
 

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UK Forecast: Dry for most - Cold, morning dense fog south, Nov 23 - 16:06

Monday A colder day across the country but with high pressure dominating, much of Britain will be dry. Some fog patches [..]


 
 

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England women’s long, historic journey to meet Germany at Wembley

Women’s football has a rich tradition and heritage in Britain but its story, one that informs the modern game, is long [..]


 
 

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Dyson says Britain should leave the EU 'dominated by Germany' as he announc

Dyson also said Britain's immigration laws should be changed to allow the ‘right sort of people to stay here’.


 
 

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Charlotte Hawkins picks out tight-fitting dress to show off baby bump

The Good Morning Britain presenter left ITV Studios on Friday morning with a wide grin on her face ahead of the weekend. She [..]


 
 

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Rolls-Royce wins $5 billion order from Delta

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Rolls-Royce said it won a $5 billion contract to supply aero engines to power 50 new Airbus [..]

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Britain's Got Talent 2011: Amanda Holden attacked by man dressed as pigeon

Amanda Holden took flight after a man dressed as a six-foot pigeon tried to pounce on her as he auditioned for Britain's Got [..]


 
 

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BAZ BAMIGBOYE: Shrek's put a smile back on my face

Amanda Holden's heart may be aching, but her funny bone is clearly still in good shape. The actress and Britain's Got Talent [..]


 
 

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UK Forecast: Windy and colder - Snow showers, Dec 12 - 16:31

Tuesday A windy day to come and colder today with gales in the north and west. These become severe across the north from [..]


 
 

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Brian Cox: Life on Mars, 2nd law of thermodynamics and date world will end

How did Britain's top TV scientist go from touring alongside Take That to working on the Large Hadron Collider?


 
 

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Sarah Harding, Kayla Collins, Pauly D, Vinny Guadagnino at London Jersey Sh

It's MTV's most watched show ever, with eight million viewers watching the antics of a group of young Italian Americans [..]


 
 

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Britain's David Cameron defends opt-out from new EU treaty

Prime Minister David Cameron says Britain will remain a full member of the European Union despite opting out of an economic [..]


 
 

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Kelly Rowland make-up tips: Get the X Factor judge's look with Pixiwoo

Britain's top make-up team create celeb looks for you..


 
 

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Barroso attacks Cameron over EU veto

European commission president José Manuel Barroso said that talks dragged on into the early hours because Britain would not [..]


 
 

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Unmade in Britain | Gavin James Bower

Shifting manufacturing jobs overseas has been 'good business', says TV presenter Evan Davis. Tell that to the northMade in [..]


 
 

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Boy George, Piers Morgan among Twitter users who 'leak' soccer player affai

A world-famous soccer player's attempt to cover up an extramarital affair through legal maneuvering has blown up in his face [..]


 
 

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Britain's Got Talent 2011: Simon Cowell gets ribbed over Cheryl Cole's X Fa

Simon Cowell made his eagerly-anticipated return to Britain's Got Talent for the first live semi-final - and instantly got [..]


 
 

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Libyan rebels honor 'martyrs'

After the battle for Port Brega, rebels bury more fighters, including a man who had returned from Britain to check on family [..]


 
 

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Royal wedding as seen by kids: King William will marry a stranger and they'

People across Britain are getting ready for the royal wedding tomorrow, but what does it mean to children?


 
 

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David and Victoria Beckham pregnancy: from Spice Girl to fashion royalty

From the early days as a member of one of Britain's most successful girlbands Victoria Beckham, the former Spice Girl, [..]


 
 

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Lloyds Bank cuts another 200 jobs taking the tally to 26,200

Unite is calling on the new boss of Lloyds Banking Group, António Horta-Osório, to step in and halt cutsThe job toll at [..]

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Qatada talks 'moving in right direction'

Home secretary positive after visit to Jordan but says more negotiations are needed before any final deportation dealThe [..]


 
 

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Women absent from boards of one in 10 top UK companies despite campaign

Female representation in boardrooms sees big improvement, but business secretary says quotas are not yet neededOne in 10 of [..]


 
 

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Prince William Returns Home to Kate

After seven weeks in the Falklands, the royal is back in Britain


 
 

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UK Forecast: Turning Colder - More Unsettled, Mar 31 - 15:45

Sunday After a cold, frosty start to the day, it should be a fine morning across much of Britain with good spells of [..]


 
 

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Tories can win election in economic downturn, Miliband is warned

TUC economist says victory will be decided in better off marginal seats as poll shows Labour has worse trust ratings on [..]


 
 

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Shane, Liz reveal their hilarious pet names

FORMER Australian cricketer Shane Warne and his fiancee Liz Hurley have revealed they are planning wedding celebrations in [..]


 
 

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UK sinks into double-dip recession

UK GDP shrank 0.2% in the first three months of 2012, sending Britain into its first double-dip since the 1970sBritain has [..]


 
 

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Week ahead: Drier - Warmer Then Cold, Apr 29 - 08:31

Frost in north As low pressure in the south west drifts away, high pressure to the north of Britain will be building [..]


 
 

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Team GB's top wrestler fails drug test

• Ukraine-born wrestler faces ban if his B-sample tests positive• In recent weeks Dykun has failed to turn up to [..]


 
 

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UK Forecast: Rain in the North - Dryer, Sunnier in the South, May 10 - 16:4

Friday Outbreaks of rain are expected across the northern half of Britain, and this looks to be heavy across north eastern [..]


 
 

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Coalition needs to deliver on pro-business promises, CBI says

'What we now need is more business like execution – delivery on promises made – ruthlessly and urgently,' says Sir Roger [..]


 
 

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GCSEs not fit for purpose, says CBI

Leading business organisation warns qualification sat by pupils at 16 is not delivering key skills needed in the [..]


 
 

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A Diamond Jubilee toast ...with an extra 80m pints

It will be a record-breaking weekend for the beer industry as Britain celebrates the Diamond Jubilee at pubs and street [..]


 
 

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Murray seeks Wimbledon tune-up

• Murray says it's essential to play on grass before grand slam• World No4 gets first-round bye at Aegon ChampionshipsAndy [..]


 
 

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Change rules on migrant workers, says Ed Miliband

Labour leader admits party allowed too many Eastern European immigrants into country by lifting controls too earlyEd [..]