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Duke of Cambridge meets veterans working in NHS

The Duke of Cambridge praised the dedication of ex-service men and women as he launched a nationwide programme to help veterans find work in the NHS.

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Emmanuel Macron: UK and France are making a new tapestry together

The UK and France are “making a new tapestry together”, Emmanuel Macron said as he agreed new co-operation on defence and measures to tackle the migrant crisis with Theresa May.

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Prime Minister Theresa May and French President Emmanuel Macron during a press conference at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, after UK-France summit talks (Stefan Rousseau/PA).

Emmanuel Macron issues warning on post-Brexit financial services deal at summit with Theresa May

France will not give in to British demands for the financial services sector to be covered by a Brexit trade deal, Emmanuel Macron indicated after talks with Theresa May.

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Holocaust memories ‘seared into me’, Labour MP tells the Commons

An MP has spoken of the Holocaust memories “seared” into him after the Nazis experimented on a relative.

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Meghan Markle mixes it up with non-matching earrings

Meghan Markle showed she was already setting her own royal fashion trends when she carried out her third official engagement with Prince Harry.

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Former champion boxer Anthony Small has been charged with a terror offence (Nick Ansell/PA)

Former boxer charged with terror offence

British boxing champion-turned Muslim convert Anthony Small has been charged with encouraging terrorism, police said.

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Meghan Markle meets members of the public during a walkabout as she visits Cardiff Castle (Arthur Edwards/The Sun)

Meghan Markle hails ‘amazing’ Wales during royal visit with Prince Harry

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry drove Wales wild during a visit to the nation’s capital – and were left amazed by the welcome from their hosts.

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Men want Google to stop linking their names to past crimes

Two men want Google to stop linking their names to internet information referring to criminal convictions.

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Sense of deja-vu as new Stormont talks process is announced, SDLP leader says.

A sense of deja-vu surrounds the announcement of fresh talks to restore powersharing at Stormont, the leader of the SDLP has said.

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A snow covered farm near Lauder in the Scottish Borders as police are urging motorists to drive with 'extreme caution' amid wintry conditions in Scotland (PA)

In pictures: Snow and ice continues to cover country amid stormy conditions

Wintry conditions continue to lie across much of the country as stormy conditions caused problems for motorists.

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Task force to help firms hit by Carillion crisis

Task force to help firms and workers hit by Carillion crisis

The Government is setting up a task force involving business and unions to support firms and workers affected by the collapse of Carillion, the Business Department has announced.

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Henry Bolton accused political rivals in Ukip of exploiting his private life in an attempt to unseat him (Ben Birchall/PA)

Ukip leader pictured with ex days after declaring their romance over

Ukip leader Henry Bolton has been photographed with former girlfriend Jo Marney in the bar of a London gentlemen’s club just days after declaring that their romance was over.

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HMP Nottingham is subject to an urgent notification from the prisons' watchdog (Lewis Stickley/PA)

Prisons watchdog demands urgent action over ‘fundamentally unsafe’ jail

The prisons watchdog has demanded the Government intervene to save lives and protect prisoners at a “fundamentally unsafe” jail.

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Apple’s iPhone and Mac computers at risk from ‘text bomb’ bug

A so-called text bomb bug that can crash an iPhone with a single message has been discovered by a security researcher.

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Meghan Markle chats with people inside the Drawing Room during a visit to Cardiff Castle (Ben Birchall/PA)

In Pictures: Harry and Meghan visit Cardiff Castle

Royal fans began arriving as early as 7am at Cardiff Castle, although Prince Harry and Meghan Markle were held up by a train delay as they set out on their Welsh away day.

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Meghan Markle meets the crowds during a visit to Cardiff Castle (Ben Birchall/PA)

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle enjoy a taste of Welsh traditions

A visit to Wales is not complete without sampling a Welsh cake – and that’s exactly what Prince Harry and Meghan Markle made sure to do during their time in Cardiff.

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The elderly neighbours were found dead in the same village 18 months apart (Steve Parsons/PA)

Police granted extra time to quiz pair over teachers’ deaths

Detectives have been given extra time to question two men arrested on suspicion of the murder of two retired teachers who lived in the same village street.

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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle visited Cardiff Castle (Ben Birchall/PA)

Harry and Meghan wow Cardiff crowds – and bag Welsh love spoon and hen do invite

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle drove Cardiff wild when they finally made an appearance in the city after a train delay kept royal fans waiting.

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Officer’s boyfriend avoids jail over tweeting personal data from police records

A police officer’s boyfriend has avoided jail after leaking personal data from case files on Twitter, including details of a vulnerable adult’s health and sex life.

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Pc Dave Fields's funeral cortege arrives at Grenoside Crematorium in Sheffield. (Dave Higgens/PA)

Honour guard at funeral for police officer who died in Christmas Day crash

A police officer who died in a car crash on Christmas Day has been described as an “amazing husband, father and friend” as hundreds attended his funeral.

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