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Southern Rail users miss flights after bottleneck at station

Passengers say overcrowded rail replacement service disrupted travel from Redhill to Gatwick Southern Rail users say they have missed flights as an...

Minister seeks to scotch claims of Brexit power grab

David Lidington to tell devolved administrations that Edinburgh, Cardiff and Belfast will take some powers returning from Brussels The Cabinet Office...

"I just saw everything flying at me:" Teenager working in takeaway next to Leicester shop explosion describes how ceiling collapsed

Savannah George, 17, was working at TJ’s Takeaway with her boss when the blast occurred next door at a former Londis on Hinckley Road

Everybody's Talking About Jamie hits high note in public-voted stage awards

WhatsOnStage award for best new musical goes to tale of teenage boy who wanted to dress in girls’ clothes Everybody’s Talking About Jamie was one of...

Sir Winston Churchill's secret four-year affair with Cara Delevigne's great aunt exposed

The war leader had a tryst with aristocrat Doris Castlerosse during the 1930s and aides feared he would be open to blackmail if anyone found out

Hero neighbours rush to scene of Leicester explosion and try to drag out rubble 'fearing people are trapped' inside blast

People rushed to Weston Park Convenience store, a former Londis, in Leicester, and hauled rubble up from the ground searching in case anyone was...

Explosion in Leicester sees police declare major incident

Leicestershire Fire and Rescue send six fire engines and are treating incident as search and rescue operation A “major incident” has been declared by...

Pyeongchang Winter Olympics 2018: 'the Games of new horizons'? | Sean Ingle

Russian scandal couldn’t overshadow spectacular sport and thawing relations between North and South Korea Moments before the XXIII Winter Games ended...

Leicester explosion: Shop and home flattened in building collapse as police declare "major incident" and fire crew rush to scene

A Polish convenience store appears to have been flattened by a blast - the current cause of which is unknown

Woman returns from once-in-a-lifetime holiday to find home has been turned into "massive" £800,000-a-year cannabis farm

Tanya Laverty, 45, made the shocking discovery when she returned home to Liverpool - and is now worried she could become homeless

Police hop on London bus to continue pursuit of suspect on foot in bizarre scenes

A man had been running along a path when the bus pulled up and officers leapt off the bus en masse after him

"I looked like a monster": Surgeons spend nine years rebuilding face of mum ripped off in horror smash

WARNING - GRAPHIC IMAGES: Debbie Stewart was left severely disfigured after the car she was driving smashed into a wall before landing upside down -...

Cooperation and creativity in the NHS | Letters

Readers discuss accountable care systems, health co-ops, hospital real estate and the benefits of regional planning The gist of Polly Toynbee’s...

We shouldn’t have to rely on Stormzy to flag up deprivation and neglect | Kimberly McIntosh

With estimates that half of ethnic-minority children live in poverty, Theresa May must act on her pledge to tackle inequality When Stormzy spoke out...

Londoners at greater risk of crime as Met budgets tighten

Home secretary Amber Rudd accused of ducking responsibility by office of London mayor The government has given its clearest sign yet that it will not...