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Emergency services at the scene of the explosion in Hornchurch, east London

Four treated in hospital after 'massive' explosion at block of flats

Stuart Bailey, 54, and an unnamed woman were found guilty of conspiracy to rape a girl aged under 13 after a trial in December (South Wales Police/PA Wire)

Mother jailed over 'sickening' plot to let paedophile rape daughter, seven

The cold, still air is causing a rise in air pollution in the capital and many other parts of the country

London issued with first 'very high' pollution alert under new warning system

Gorden Kaye's agent has confirmed he died on Monday

'Allo 'Allo! star Gorden Kaye dies aged 75

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Sinn Fein's Martin McGuinness and Michelle O'Neill

Becoming Sinn Fein's Stormont leader 'honour and privilege' for Michelle O'Neill

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Police Service of Northern Ireland Chief Constable George Hamilton said the officer's body armour may have saved him from further harm

High-velocity rifle used in gun attack on police officer on garage forecourt

Donald Trump and Theresa May will discuss issues including trade at White House talks on Friday

Special relationship with UK can always be closer, says White House

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Prime Minister Theresa May holds a regional Cabinet meeting in Runcorn, Cheshire

Theresa May vows to shape 'stronger future' as she unveils industrial strategy

The test saw an unarmed Trident missile reportedly malfunction off the coast of Florida in June

Theresa May states 'absolute faith' in Trident after missile malfunction claims

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Prime Minister Theresa May with Welsh First Minister Carwyn Jones

UK could stay in single market in post-Brexit plan drawn-up by Wales parties

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MLAs continue to scrutinise plans to reduce the RHI scheme's projected £490 million overspend

Former DUP minister launches accusations over green energy scandal

Tristram Hunt has been a prominent critic of Jeremy Corbyn's leadership

Labour's Tristram Hunt and Jamie Reed formally stand down as MPs

Trudy Jones, from Gwent, South Wales, who was among the 30 Britons killed in the Tunisian beach massacre (Family handout/Gwent Police/PA)

Tunisia beach massacre victim identified by glittery nail varnish, inquest told

Researchers believe they now understand why drugs which halt oestrogen production are ineffective in some breast cancer patients

Self-fuelling tumours resist breast cancer drugs, research shows

Children's author Helen Bailey (Hertfordshire Police/PA)

Mother 'unhappy' over author Helen Bailey's relationship with murder accused

A practice committee at the General Dental Council is considering the case

Dental lecturer 'overheard having sex in office'

The death of Derbyshire rider Charlie Craig, who won the 2016 National Trophy Cyclo-cross Series, has stunned the cycling community

Tributes paid to 15-year-old cycling star who died in his sleep

Aaron Puzey on his exercise bike at home in Monifieth, near Dundee (Robert PerryImage/PA Wire)

Programmer uses app to cycle length of Britain in virtual reality

The Met Office issued a severe weather warning for London, south-east England and parts of south-west England over dense fog

Heathrow cancels 100 flights as fog causes travel disruption

Daryll Rowe will appear via videolink at Lewes Crown Court

Hairdresser faces court accused of deliberately infecting lovers with HIV

Trudy Jones was among the 30 Britons killed in the Tunisian beach massacre (Family handout/Gwent Police/PA)

Tunisia killings inquest to hear evidence concerning three of the victims

Group revenues in 2016 were up 18% to £1.5 billion (Paddy Power Betfair)

Trump win and 'customer-friendly' sports results hit Paddy Power Betfair takings

Health advisers say people should opt for a gold colour - rather than darker brown - when frying, roasting, baking, grilling or toasting

Roasting and frying starchy foods could increase cancer risk, agency warns

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The pound has fallen in value against the dollar since the Brexit vote

UK faces slow growth and rising unemployment due to Brexit, think tank warns

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The All Party Parliamentary Group on Steel made a series of recommendations, including a call to ensure UK steel is used in public projects

Government urged to 'radically reshape' energy market

The effects of obesity have been overblown, it has been claimed

Call for policy rethink as 'obesity is not going to bankrupt NHS'

Southern Railway services will be disrupted on Monday by a guards strike

Southern services to be disrupted on Monday by guards strike

Larvae from the wax moth Galleria mellonella can be used for tests that would usually be conducted on mammals

Moth larvae 'cuts number of mammals needed for animal tests by up to 80%'

Margaret Thatcher getting behind the wheel

When Margaret Thatcher performed a u-turn in Downing Street

Ewen Bremner, Ewan McGregor, Jonny Lee Miller and Robert Carlyle at the world premiere of Trainspotting 2 at Cineworld in Edinburgh.

'Amazing experience' for Ewan McGregor reuniting with Trainspotting cast

The Prince of Wales has co-written a Ladybird book on climate change

Climate change deniers will 'test our world to destruction', Charles warns

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The scheme is part of Theresa May's economic strategy post-Brexit

Industrial strategy 'shaping new future for UK as a global Britain' says PM

There are suggestions that dozens of Labour MPs in Remain-voting seats as well as peers could vote against triggering Article 50

Jeremy Corbyn refuses to say if he will force his MPs to back Brexit

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Prime Minister Theresa May hosting President of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades at Downing Street last year

Theresa May assures Cyprus leader of support in ending partition

Police on the Antrim Road in north Belfast after an officer was shot in the arm at a petrol station

Man arrested after police officer injured in Belfast shooting

The Labour leader said he was 'not in favour of anybody invading anywhere' and would do everything he can to de-escalate tensions with Russia

Corbyn refuses to say if he would deploy troops to defend ally invaded by Russia

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John McDonnell said: "You don't take the election for granted"

John McDonnell denies Labour is preparing to lose crunch by-elections

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The Government said the Royal Navy conducted a routine Trident missile test from HMS Vengeance

PM faces calls to disclose what she knew about failed Trident test

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The early visit will mark something of a coup for the Prime Minister

Being first to hold talks with Trump 'biggest statement' about women, says PM

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Scotland Yard is investigating a spate of incidents

Police investigating spate of 'hate' incidents targeting Jews in north London

Former Manchester City ball boy Elliott Fernandez with his hero Sergio Aguero

Former Manchester City ball boy battling cancer dies days after appeal launch

Harry Wentworth-Stanley preparing for his transatlantic challenge (Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge/PA)

'Flabbergasted' foursome finish ocean voyage for suicide-prevention charity

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Police appealed for witnesses

Man, 77, has life savings stolen after 'abhorrent' attack by gang of men

Fog is expected to add to the problems for travellers

Flight delays expected as fog and frost make for hazardous conditions

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe remains incarcerated

Charity worker imprisoned in Iran loses appeal against her sentence

Paul Briggs suffered terrible injuries in a motorcycle crash while serving with Merseyside Police in July 2015 (Family handout/PA)

Widow of policeman in life support case 'devastated' by his death

Tory MP Chris Philp said trade unions had "abused" their right to strike relating to Southern Rail

Strike action proposals 'protect people's right to get to work'

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Sir Tome Jones is a judge on The Voice UK

The Voice UK beats rival Let It Shine in ratings war for second week

Southern said it will run more than 70% of its trains

Southern services to be disrupted on Monday by guards strike

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