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Andy Murray will be one of the main attractions at Wimbledon

Tennis fans hoping Wimbledon will serve up sunshine and thrills

Sterling slumped to its lowest level since 1985 on Friday after the result of the EU referendum

Sterling continues post-Brexit slide as markets open in Asia

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Boris Johnson and Theresa May are considered to be among the frontrunners to be next Conservative leader

Cameron loyalists 'launch Anyone But Boris plot' as Tory leadership race begins

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The Queen and Duke will tour the famous Giant's Causeway

Causeway and steam train ride among Queen's Northern Ireland engagements

Max Clifford denies indecently assaulting a 17-year-old girl in the 1980s

Max Clifford goes on trial accused of indecent assault on girl, 17, in the 1980s

Rubbish in front of the Pyramid Stage after the Glastonbury Festival

When the music's over at Glastonbury the great getaway begins

Stephen Kinnock has resigned as Parliamentary Private Secretary to Angela Eagle

Labour resignation letters in full

Scientists developed a coating for plastic bottles letting soap products flow freely so every drop is used

Sticky problem of pouring out all the shampoo may be solved with new coating

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn leaves his house in London on Sunday

Corbyn vows to fight for leadership after 11 senior Labour MPs quit his team

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A police cordon around the Tsunami rollercoaster at M&D's amusement park in Motherwell after one of its carriages derailed

Three children seriously injured in Motherwell theme park rollercoaster crash

Emily Thornberry, left, and Diane Abbott, have been promoted to shadow foreign secretary and shadow health secretary respectively

Corbyn promotes allies Thornberry and Abbott as Labour coup plot intensifies

Chancellor George Osborne speaks at The Treasury in London

George Osborne warns of 'inevitable adjustment' in economy after Brexit vote

Alex Fletcher has spoken of the birth of her son Hanson

Hollyoaks' Alex Fletcher hails baby as 'best birthday present' as she nears 40

Kimberley Walsh is expecting her second child

Kimberley Walsh 'over the moon' to be pregnant with second child

Boris Johnson said Brixit will bring not threats, but golden opportunities for the UK

Boris Johnson casts himself as One Nation Tory leadership candidate

Judy Murray said son Andy "has got a strong team around him"

Take one match at a time, Judy Murray advises son Andy ahead of Wimbledon

It took four weeks for spring to spread across the country this year, experts say

This year's slow spring harks back to Victorian era

Mangled wreckage at the amusement park in Motherwell, near Glasgow, after the Tsunami rollercoaster derailed.

Rollercoaster crash injures eight children and two adults

Police have appealed for information

Arrest made over attack in which man was stabbed more than 20 times

Melissa Reid and her father William before boarding their flight in Lima to return to the UK (AP)

Peru drugs mule Melissa Reid agreed trip as she 'wanted to boast about it'

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Republic of Ireland fans look dejected in the stands during the round of 16 match at the Stade de Lyon

'Best fans in the world' heading home after hosts end Republic's Euro 2016 run

The pledge was visible on the Leave bus

Leave's vow to fund NHS with money saved from Brussels 'not a promise broken'

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First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has made clear her resolution for another independence referendum

Nicola Sturgeon: Scottish Parliament could block Brexit

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Airport fire crews were dispatched to the aircraft, but no-one appeared to be injured, according to an eye-witness

American Airlines plane evacuated at Heathrow

Faye Valentine's son Luke Jenkins, 7, died in April 2012 and she told the Press Association that she was nervous about what the Bristol Review will say (Family handout/PA)

Families' fears ahead of publication of review into Bristol care

Met Police are investigating the vandalism.

'Racist' abuse scrawled on Polish cultural centre

Cumbria was hard hit by flooding in December

Flood-hit Cumbria residents living in fear of next 'rainy season'

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Baroness Warsi said she would back Ruth Davidson as Tory leader if she was eligible to stand

'Divisive and xenophobic' campaign is spilling onto the streets - Baroness Warsi

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The sinkhole on the A1 northbound in Gateshead (Northumbria Police/PA)

Part of A1 closed after huge sinkhole opens up

Melanie Hall disappeared in Bath in June 1996 (Avon and Somerset Police/PA Wire)

Man arrested over Melanie Hall murder released on bail

The Radiohead frontman shared the link on his Twitter account

Thom Yorke posts link to petition calling for second EU referendum

The Government petition website of a petition calling for a new EU referendum when it passed the one million barrier - it now has more than 2.6 million signatures

Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petition

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Tim Farron said voters backed Brexit in a 'howl of anger' at out-of-touch politicians

Lib Dems plan EU return platform for next election

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The Juno probe is set to take a dangerously close look at Jupiter

'Lego passengers' on board as Juno probe gets dangerously close to Jupiter

David Bowie performing at Glastonbury in 2000 - this year's festival had a classical music tribute to him

It's Glastonbowie as festival's first classical music headliner pays tribute

From the first editions

From the first editions

Tributes on the beach at Sousse in Tunisia after the massacre which is being marked a year on

Murdered British tourists remembered at site of Tunisia beach atrocity

Chancellor George Osborne will try to reassure financial markets

George Osborne seeks to reassure markets with morning statement

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Republic of Ireland fans celebrate their team's win over Italy - and hope for another victory against France

Fans dream of 'greatest Irish sporting day' as match with France looms

Lord Mayhew was involved in the Northern Ireland peace process

Tributes for Lord Mayhew who played key role in Northern Ireland peace process

French president Francois Hollande said the UK's decision had implications that reach far beyond the shores of the UK (AP)

Germany's Angela Merkel says 'no need to be nasty to Britain' after Brexit vote

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Young people protest at the gates of Downing Street.

Vote for Brexit highlights generational divide

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Peggy Mitchell's funeral procession in Albert Square (BBC/PA)

'Emotional day' as EastEnders stalwart Peggy Mitchell is laid to rest

The jackpot went unclaimed

Rollover as lottery jackpot goes unclaimed

Prime Minister David Cameron watches the parade and the Duke of Kent takes the salute during Armed Forces Day at Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire

Armed Forces Day parades and displays thrill hundreds of thousands

A Parliamentary expert said it could take 10 years for Westminster to sort out the legislation needed to take back powers from the European Union

Repatriating powers from European Union 'poses a challenge'

Prior to the referendum, Glastonbury Festival organisers Michael Eavis and his daughter Emily showed their support for the Remain campaign (Glastonbury Festival/PA Wire)

Coldplay channel Charlie Chaplin in record fourth Glastonbury headline slot

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn arrives for a speech on immigration and Brexit

Jeremy Corbyn vows to fight to keep Labour leadership

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