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Corbyn to pledge to restore fund to help communities deal with immigration

Jeremy Corbyn is to announce plans to restore a multimillion-pound fund to help local communities deal with the impact of immigration.

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Health bodies given guidelines on how to explain why a hospital is closing

Health bodies have been issued guidance on how to broach the subject of hospital closures with the public.

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Acne sufferers stay looking youthful for longer, research shows

Teenagers cursed with acne may have the last laugh over their peers with perfect skin, new research suggests.

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Homesick wife 'almost blew double agent's cover'

Britain's most important double agent of the Second World War almost had his cover blown because his homesick wife could not stand living in England, according to secret files made public for the first time.

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Hospitals must end 'potentially dangerous' night discharges, MPs say

Jeremy Hunt must set out how he intends to stop hospitals discharging patients in the middle of the night unless they specifically want to go home, MPs have said.

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A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - study

Around a fifth of bowel cancer patients diagnosed in A&E had "red flag" symptoms in the year leading up to diagnosis, research suggests.

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Computer treatment helps stroke-induced blindness

A new treatment is helping people with stroke-induced blindness achieve major improvements in their vision.

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I've left you: Historian's break-up letter to Communist Party revealed

The bitter break-up between one of Britain's most famous left-wing academics and the Communist Party has been revealed in newly released secret files.

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Dalzell steelworks to reopen nine months after production halted

Nicola Sturgeon will hail the future of steel and engineering in Scotland as she formally reopens the country's last major steelworks.

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110,000 'sandwich generation' cancer carers in UK, says Macmillan support group

The UK has around 110,000 "sandwich generation" carers who are looking after a parent with cancer and their own children , figures suggest.

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Boris Johnson uses washing machine diplomacy in Turkish charm offensive

Boris Johnson has heaped praise on his Turkish-built washing machine after the country's prime minister warned that the Foreign Secretary needed to make amends after penning a rude poem about its head of state.

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Alton Towers fined £5m for Smiler crash after 'catastrophic' safety breach

Alton Towers operator Merlin Attractions has been fined £5 million for a "catastrophic failure" of health and safety rules over the Smiler rollercoaster crash.

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Corbyn to pledge to restore fund to help communities deal with immigration

Jeremy Corbyn is to announce plans to restore a multimillion-pound fund to help local communities deal with the impact of immigration.

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NHS facing a 'tsunami' of patients in A&E departments, experts warn

The NHS is facing a "tsunami" of patients in its A&E departments, experts have said, as health officials faced calls for an increase in the number of hospitals to meet rising demand.

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First baby with three genetic parents born in Mexico

Fertility doctors using a controversial technique developed to eliminate inherited disease have helped a woman deliver the first baby with three genetic parents.

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Liam Fox accused of delivering 'bland platitudes' over Brexit in WTO speech

Liam Fox has been accused of being vague and confused about the country's post-Brexit trading status after saying Britain would leave "no legal vacuum" with the world after leaving the European Union.

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Hillary Clinton uses TV debate to attack Donald Trump's 'racist behaviour'

Hillary Clinton accused Donald Trump of racism as the US presidential candidates clashed in their first head-to-head debate in the race to the White House.

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Pippa Middleton takes High Court action against 'person or persons unknown'

The Duchess of Cambridge's sister has taken High Court action against a "person or persons unknown".

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Pupils at Islamic school spoke out against segregation, High Court told

Pupils at an Islamic faith school have spoken out against the segregation of boys and girls, the High Court has been told by a schools inspector.

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William and Kate charm the Heiltsuk Nation in remote Canada rainforest

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have forged links with a remote Canadian community and left with their arms filled with presents - including a pair of dancing vests.

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