Inventive schoolchildren smash piano record

Inventive schoolchildren smash piano record

Ten UK universities broke the world record for the number of people playing the same piano at the same time, which stood at 21 people. Eighty-eight people, aged between six and 14, took part.
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Bond 25 title revealed as No Time To Die

Bond 25 title revealed as No Time To Die

The title of the next James Bond film has been revealed as No Time To Die. The 25th film in the spy franchise will see Daniel Craig in his fifth outing as the MI6 agent. A post on the official 007 Twitter said: "Daniel Craig returns as James Bon...
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Boris Johnson vows to enter EU talks 'with a lot of oomph' despite backstop differences

Boris Johnson vows to enter EU talks 'with a lot of oomph' despite backstop differences

The Prime Minister has said he will enter talks with EU leaders "with a lot of oomph" as differences between the UK and EU's position over the Withdrawal Agreement remain. Boris Johnson is due to meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin on ...
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Car flips over in 90mph police chase

Car flips over in 90mph police chase

A car hits another vehicle before it overturns and slides down the road on its roof during a police chase in Birmingham. The incident occurred at 90mph outside City Hospital. Jamil Khan was jailed for 26 months and banned from driving for four y...
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Police appeal for information in Clapham shooting

Police appeal for information in Clapham shooting

Detectives from Trident Crime Commandhave released footage in their appeal for information following a shooting in Clapham. Police were called at 21:31hrs on Tuesday, 4 June to Bedford Road at the junction with Fenwick Place, SW9.
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Jeremy Corbyn tells PM to 'wise up' on Brexit

Jeremy Corbyn tells PM to 'wise up' on Brexit

Jeremy Corbyn has called for Boris Johnson to get an extension to stay in the European Union, saying Labour will argue for Remain if it comes to a choice between a no-deal Brexit and staying in the bloc. Speaking at the Business and Technology Ce...
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Phil Neville calls out social media for continuing player abuse

Phil Neville calls out social media for continuing player abuse

Phil Neville is calling on social media companies to do more to tackle the discriminatory abuse directed at players. Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham, Reading's Yakou Meite and Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba have all received vile, racist a...
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Chicken boxes with knife crime 'solutions' delivered to Home Office

Chicken boxes with knife crime 'solutions' delivered to Home Office

A group of campaigners were invited into the Home Office after turning up with solutions to knife crime written on chicken boxes. The move by content agency Word on the Curb was a response to the Government's decision to spend more than GBP57,000...
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Australia's Steve Smith ruled out of third Ashes Test

Australia's Steve Smith ruled out of third Ashes Test

Australian batsman Steve Smith has been ruled out of the third Ashes Test due to injury. He was stuck in the head by a bouncer delivered by England bowler Jofra Archer on the fourth day of the second test.
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James Anderson returns to action for Lancashire 2nd XI

James Anderson returns to action for Lancashire 2nd XI

James Anderson bowled five overs for Lancashire's second XI as he began his bid for an Ashes return on Tuesday morning. The England seamer missed last week's second Test against Australia at Lord's after suffering a recurrence of his calf problem...
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Flying mattresses surprise swimmers

Flying mattresses surprise swimmers

Mandatory credit: Robb Manes. Robb Manes filmed mattresses flying down parkland in Denver, Colorado, USA. The incident happened at around 4pm on Saturday 17 August. Onlookers said the mattresses has been set up for a "movie under the stars" event.
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Armed man shot dead in Rio after holding bus full of passengers hostage

Armed man shot dead in Rio after holding bus full of passengers hostage

An armed man who held dozens of people hostage on a bus in Rio de Janeiro and threatened to set it on fire has been killed by police after a four-hour standoff, officials said. The man, armed with a gun and a knife, took 37 people hostage as the ...
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Brexit: What happens next?

Brexit: What happens next?

Boris Johnson has been rebuffed by Brussels after demanding major changes in a new Brexit deal. The Prime Minister set out his call for the backstop - the contingency plan to avoid a hard border with Ireland - to be scrapped from the divorce deal...
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Accused denies role in 'horrific murder' of Pc Andrew Harper

Accused denies role in 'horrific murder' of Pc Andrew Harper

A man accused of killing a police officer while he investigated a burglary has denied any involvement in his "horrific murder". Jed Foster, 20, is charged over the death of 28-year-old newlywed Pc Andrew Harper on Thursday evening in the village...
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Bank Holiday weather: A look ahead to the long weekend

Bank Holiday weather: A look ahead to the long weekend

A look at what the weather holds in store around the country as people prepare for a three-day weekend. Those hoping for glorious sunshine may be disappointed, but rain is also scarce.
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Bury could face Football League expulsion by the end of the week

Bury could face Football League expulsion by the end of the week

Bury have been given until the end of the week to save their EFL status after the suspension on their notice of withdrawal of membership was lifted by the organisation. The EFL has suspended the Shakers' first four League One matches and a Caraba...
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The best lightweight sports cars on sale today

The best lightweight sports cars on sale today

Lightweight cars are often the most fun when the roads get twisty. Here are some of the best sports cars on the market today with no extra fat.
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Second-hand hybrids for under GBP10,000

Second-hand hybrids for under GBP10,000

Finding an electric car on a budget is not an impossible task, with plenty of affordable used models sweeping the classifieds. We take a look at some of the best for GBP10,000.
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Countdown to Brexit: 72 days until Britain leaves the EU

Countdown to Brexit: 72 days until Britain leaves the EU

Britain is set to leave the European Union on October 31 2019. Here we take a look at the latest figures behind Brexit.
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Woman killed in Montana demolition derby crash

Woman killed in Montana demolition derby crash

A woman was killed and at least seven other people were injured when a car competing in a demolition derby in Helena, Montana, crashed into spectators.
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Disabled globetrotter refuses to let her wheelchair stop her travelling the world solo

Disabled globetrotter refuses to let her wheelchair stop her travelling the world solo

An intrepid globetrotter has told of her determination to travel solo around the world - refusing to let her wheelchair or lack of verbal communication hold her back. Nadia Clarke, 27, from Halifax, West Yorkshire, was born with cerebral palsy, a ...
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Uber Boat arrives in Cambridge offering punting trips on app

Uber Boat arrives in Cambridge offering punting trips on app

Cambridge's famous punting tours will be available to book through the popular Uber app ahead of the Bank holiday. With a click of a button, riders can cut the queue and book a punt to take them along the River Cam, with boats and chauffeurs prov...
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The Great British Bake Off: Meet this year's amateur bakers

The Great British Bake Off: Meet this year's amateur bakers

The new series of The Great British Bake Off kicks off next week, with 13 amateur bakers taking to the tent. Take a look at this year's competitors.
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Prop Store is to hold the UK's largest annual live auction of film and TV memorabilia

Prop Store is to hold the UK's largest annual live auction of film and TV memorabilia

A total of 900 rare and iconic lots will be sold during Prop Store's unique entertainment memorabilia live auction over two days on Monday September 30 and Tuesday October 1 in Waterloo, London. The auction will be live-streamed online for fans t...
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Solskjaer on Man United penalty confusion after draw at Wolves

Solskjaer on Man United penalty confusion after draw at Wolves

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer gives a press conference after the Premier League team's 1-1 draw away to Wolves. Paul Pogba missed a penalty as Ruben Neves' strike earned Wolves a point.
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Marchioness disaster remembered 30 years on

Marchioness disaster remembered 30 years on

Mourners gather on the banks of the River Thames at Southwark Bridge to mark the 30th anniversary of the Marchioness disaster, in which 51 people died in August 1989. A vigil led by attendees at Southwark Cathedral included the throwing of petals...
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Pc Andrew Harper's wife pays tribute to late husband in emotional open letter

Pc Andrew Harper's wife pays tribute to late husband in emotional open letter

The wife of a newlywed police officer who died as he attended reports of a burglary has described him as "the kindest, loveliest, most selfless" person. Lissie Harper was married to Pc Andrew Harper, who died last Thursday evening after being dra...
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20-year-old man charged with murder of Pc Andrew Harper

20-year-old man charged with murder of Pc Andrew Harper

Jed Foster, 20, has been charged with the murder of Pc Andrew Harper who was killed on Thursday night while investigating a burglary near the village of Sulhamstead in Berkshire, the Crown Prosecution Service said.
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Ed Sheeran exhibition to open in Ipswich

Ed Sheeran exhibition to open in Ipswich

Ed Sheeran's journey to global stardom, from busking to selling out Wembley Arena, has been turned into an exhibition in his home county of Suffolk. His father John Sheeran has curated the free exhibition, called Ed Sheeran: Made In Suffolk, whic...
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Volunteers from 'far and wide' helping in river search for missing six-year-old

Volunteers from 'far and wide' helping in river search for missing six-year-old

Hundreds of volunteers have travelled from "far and wide" to help police search for a missing schoolboy who fell into a river while fishing with his family. Lucas Dobson slipped into the River Stour in Sandwich, Kent, on Saturday afternoon while ...
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Sir Elton John defends Harry and Meghan over private jet use

Sir Elton John defends Harry and Meghan over private jet use

Singer Sir Elton John has defended the Duke and Duchess of Sussex over their use of private jets. The star said that he provided Harry and Meghan and their baby son Archie with a private flight to "maintain a high level of much-needed protection".
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Police chief says dissident republicans tried to lure police to their deaths

Police chief says dissident republicans tried to lure police to their deaths

Deputy Chief Constable Stephen Martin comments on the explosion in Co Fermanagh, speaking at PSNI HQ in Belfast. He said dissident republicans attempted to lure police and Army personnel to their deaths.
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Baby born on rescue helicopter celebrates first birthday with crew

Baby born on rescue helicopter celebrates first birthday with crew

Alicia and Sandy MacDonald recall the birth of their son Torran above Penzance in an air ambulance after Alicia went into labour early in the Isles of Scilly in August 2018. As there was no midwife on the islands, HM Coastguard picked up midwife ...
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Kayaker witness glacier collapse in Alaska

Kayaker witness glacier collapse in Alaska

Credit: Home with the Hoopers This is the moment a kayaker witnesses a glacier collapse while out on the waters in Alaska.
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Jeremy Corbyn urges general election to solve Brexit 'crisis'

Jeremy Corbyn urges general election to solve Brexit 'crisis'

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn makes a speech to party members and media at Pen Green Children's Centre in Corby, Northamptonshire. In the speech he talks about the Brexit 'crisis', the country being on a 'cliff edge', Donald Trump and Boris Johnson,...
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Boris Johnson still confident of agreeing a deal with EU

Boris Johnson still confident of agreeing a deal with EU

Prime Minister Boris Johnson says he is still confident of agreeing a deal with the European Union despite increased preparations for a no-deal exit. Mr Johnson spoke during a visit to the Royal Cornwall Hospital in Truro, where he was announcing...
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Duke of York 'appalled' over Epstein sex scandal claims

Duke of York 'appalled' over Epstein sex scandal claims

The Duke of York has said he is "appalled" by recent sex abuse claims surrounding his former friend Jeffrey Epstein. Prince Andrew released a statement after new footage emerged showing him inside the convicted paedophile's Manhattan mansion in 2010.
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Wolves v Manchester United: Premier League match preview

Wolves v Manchester United: Premier League match preview

An in-depth look at the Premier League clash between Wolves and Manchester United.
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Countdown to Brexit: 73 days until Britain leaves the EU

Countdown to Brexit: 73 days until Britain leaves the EU

Britain is set to leave the European Union on October 31 2019. Here we take a look at the latest figures behind Brexit.
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The Marchioness disaster - what you need to know

The Marchioness disaster - what you need to know

On the 30th anniversary of the Marchioness disaster, a look back at the events of August 20 1989, when 51 people died on the River Thames in London, when a dredger collided with a pleasure boat.
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Migrants jump off rescue boat to try to reach Italian island

Migrants jump off rescue boat to try to reach Italian island

Several migrants have jumped into the sea from a Spanish rescue boat that has been blocked for days from docking at an Italian island in a thwarted bid to reach land on their own.
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Trendsetting pensioner turns rubbish into 'wearable artwork'

Trendsetting pensioner turns rubbish into 'wearable artwork'

A trendsetting pensioner has spent five decades proving that one man's trash really is another man's treasure by turning rubbish she scavenges from the streets into 'wearable artwork' - which she sells for up to GBP400 a piece. Concerned about sa...
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Olaf Falafel wins 2019 Edinburgh Fringe Festival joke of the year

Olaf Falafel wins 2019 Edinburgh Fringe Festival joke of the year

Comedian and children's book writer Olaf Falafel is awarded Dave's top prize for the 2019 Edinburgh Fringe Festival joke of the year. Swedish comedian Falafel has previously come close to clinching the winning joke, but this year's effort sealed ...
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Olaf Falafel wins Edinburgh Festival Fringe joke of the year

Olaf Falafel wins Edinburgh Festival Fringe joke of the year

Comedian and children's book writer Olaf Falafel is awarded Dave's top prize for the 2019 Edinburgh Festival Fringe joke of the year. The Swedish comedian has previously come close to clinching the prize, but this year's effort sealed victory. H...
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Joe Root: Archer adds a different dynamic to England

Joe Root: Archer adds a different dynamic to England

Joe Root said Jofra Archer adds a different dynamic to England after the 24-year-old made his Ashes debut. England drew the second Ashes test against Australia at Lords.
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Unai Emery: We never wants to play against Liverpool

Unai Emery: We never wants to play against Liverpool

Arsenal manager Unai Emery said "never wants to play against Liverpool" as he previews his side's trip to Anfield. Both Liverpool and Arsenal have six points after the two opening games of the Premier League season.
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Unai Emery: We never want to play against Liverpool

Unai Emery: We never want to play against Liverpool

Arsenal manager Unai Emery said "never wants to play against Liverpool" as he previews his side's trip to Anfield on August 24. Both Liverpool and Arsenal have six points after the two opening games of the Premier League season.
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Frank Lampard: It was a very special moment for me

Frank Lampard: It was a very special moment for me

Chelsea manager Frank Lampard speaks of the warm welcome he received from supporters at Stamford Bridge for his side's Premier League match against Leicester. But he also spoke of disappointment when it came to the team's performance which saw the...
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