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Scottish trade delegation heads to Berlin

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Nicola Sturgeon said steps were being taken to “enhance our presence in the EU” First Minister Nicola Sturgeon is leading a business delegation to Germany in a drive to boost trade with Scotland’s fourth largest export market. Ms Sturgeon is being accompanied to Berlin by leaders from 12 Scottish […]

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Newspaper headlines: 'Panemonium' at World Cup victory

Newspaper headlines: ‘Panemonium’ at World Cup victory By BBC News Staff Image caption The Sun features a full-page picture of England’s players celebrating a John Stones goal after thrashing Panama in the World Cup. The 6-1 score is the highest margin England have won a game in a competitive tournament. Image caption More than 30,000 […]

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Jack Monroe's five top cheap eating tips

Image copyright Mike English As the government announces new rules to tackle childhood obesity, food blogger Jack Monroe says although the proposals are “well-intentioned” they are “problematic” for some, including those on a tight budget. Monroe – a single parent who has experienced living in poverty – says there are many complex reasons why cooking […]

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Britons Charlie and Gayle Anderson murdered in Jamaica

Image copyright Anderson family Image caption Gayle and Charlie Anderson were described as “pillars of the community” Two British grandparents found dead at their home in Jamaica are thought to have been murdered, police have said. Charlie and Gayle Anderson, from Manchester, had recently retired to the Caribbean island, their family said. They were found […]

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Pundits react to record England win

World Cup 2018: England 6-1 Panama highlights 2018 Fifa World Cup on the BBC Host: Russia Dates: 14 June – 15 July Live: Coverage across BBC TV, BBC Radio and BBC Sport website with further coverage on Red Button, Connected TVs and mobile app. England’s performance in their 6-1 win over Panama has “excited a […]

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Donations flood in to trashed Bournemouth food bank

Image caption Claire Matthews said the charity needs urgent donations of toiletries, wet wipes and tinned food A food bank in Bournemouth, which had a month’s worth of goods stolen, says it has enough supplies to last two days after receiving emergency donations. People from Hong Kong and France were among those sending donations to […]

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In Pictures: England fans react to 6-1 win over Panama

Image copyright EPA Image caption Smile when you’re winning… fans react at Croydon Box Park in London England fans have been reacting with glee and surprise as the national team thrashed Panama 6-1 in the World Cup. Jubilant supporters celebrated up and down the country as England recorded their biggest win ever in the competition […]