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Brexit plan will stop EU migrants ‘jumping the queue’

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionTheresa May tells Laura Kuenssberg: “Don’t just listen to the politicians.” Theresa May is renewing her efforts to sell her draft Brexit withdrawal agreement – saying it will stop EU migrants “jumping the queue”. She said migration would become skills-based, with Europeans no longer prioritised over “engineers […]

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Paul Gascoigne charged with sex assault on Durham train

Image copyright PAImage caption Paul ‘Gazza’ Gascoigne will appear before magistrates in December Football legend Paul Gascoigne has been charged with sexually assaulting a woman on a train from York to Durham. The former England midfielder was arrested at Durham station on 20 August. British Transport Police said the 51-year-old has now been charged with […]

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England comeback seals finals spot

Harry Kane (right) was on a run of seven England games without a goal England staged a superb late comeback to beat Croatia at Wembley to reach the finals of the inaugural Uefa Nations League. Croatia, England’s World Cup semi-final conquerors in Moscow in July, looked set to inflict their curse once more and relegate […]

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Eighty-two arrested as activists block London bridges

Image copyright EPAImage caption Activists blocked five central London bridges for most of Saturday A total of 82 people were arrested during a so-called “rebellion day” which saw five major London bridges blocked by activists, police have said. Thousands of demonstrators occupied the bridges for most of Saturday as part of demands for the government […]

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Brexiteers back PM amid Tory revolt

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionTheresa May responds to call to stand aside Leading Brexiteers in the cabinet have rallied behind Theresa May amid attempts to unseat her by Tory MPs. Michael Gove said he “absolutely” had confidence in Mrs May as he confirmed he would not be following several other ministers […]