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Oxford United: West Ham winger Nathan Holland joins on loan

Nathan Holland made Premier League appearances against Wolves and Arsenal in December Oxford United have agreed a loan deal until the end of the season for West Ham winger Nathan Holland. Holland, 21, featured against the U’s for his parent club when they were beaten 4-0 in the third...

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Stanwell crash: Three dead after HGV collides with car on New Year’s Eve

Image copyright UK News in Pictures Image caption The Mercedes HGV left the road after colliding with a white Toyota Yaris Three people have died after a crash between a lorry and a car on New Year’s Eve. A white Mercedes HGV left the road after colliding with a...

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London’s City Hall provides Christmas meals for homeless

Image caption Sadiq Khan helped serve 100 Christmas Dinners to guests at City Hall Christmas dinners have been served to Londoners who are reliant on the city’s homelessness services. Hairdressers and opticians were also made available at City Hall before guests were given a three-course meal. Last year, 8,855...

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John Downey ‘active participant’ in Hyde Park bombing

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption John Downey had denied any involvement John Downey was an “active participant” in the IRA bombing at Hyde Park in 1982, the High Court has ruled. It paves the way for a damages claim to be made against him. The attack killed four...

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Islington man charged with murdering mother in fire

A 35-year-old man has been charged with murdering his mother who was found dead in a fire in north London. The body of Beatrice Yankson, 59, was discovered in a maisonette in Mingard Walk, Islington, on 26 October. A post-mortem examination established the cause of her death was burns...

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London Bridge: Usman Khan completed untested rehabilitation scheme

Image copyright Getty Images London Bridge attacker Usman Khan attended two counter-terrorism programmes that had not been fully tested to see if they were effective, BBC News has discovered. Khan, who was convicted of a terrorism offence in 2012, killed Jack Merritt, 25, and Saskia Jones, 23, on Friday....

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Blue Story director Rapman questions ‘hidden reasons’ for film ban

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionRapman says he feels cheated following Vue’s decision The director of a British film that was banned by Vue cinemas after a mass brawl has insisted the violence had nothing to do with his movie. Vue stopped showing Blue Story after...

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Tottenham: Jose Mourinho appointed after Mauricio Pochettino sacked

Tottenham will be the third Premier League club managed by Jose Mourinho Jose Mourinho has been appointed Tottenham manager after the sacking of Mauricio Pochettino on Tuesday. Former Chelsea and Manchester United boss Mourinho has signed a contract until the end of the 2022-23 season. “The quality in both...

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EFL Trophy: 52 goals, four hat-tricks and academy sides impress

Tristan Abrahams got his first-ever hat-trick as a professional in Newport County’s 7-4 win over Cheltenham An 11-goal thriller, a 17-year-old becoming his club’s youngest captain and a record number of Premier League academy sides making the knockout stages – the penultimate night of matches in the EFL’s Leasing.com...

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Grenfell Tower: Second apology over Jacob Rees-Mogg comments

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Andrew Bridgen is the former Conservative MP for North West Leicestershire A Conservative candidate has apologised for defending Jacob Rees-Mogg’s comments that it would have been “common sense” to flee the Grenfell Tower fire. Andrew Bridgen said Mr Rees-Mogg would have made a “better...

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