The Met Office issued an amber warning of rain for the Somerset Levels, where villages have now been dubbed ‘islands’
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Sunday 24 February 2013
The chairwoman of David Cameron’s local Conservative branch has resigned in protest at his support for gay marriage.
Thursday 21 February 2013
More than 200 strangers have attended the funeral of a 70-year-old former Royal Marine after a vicar put out a plea on Facebook amid fears that he would be buried without mourners.
Wednesday 20 February 2013
Prosecutors and police have already been criticised for missing the chance to bring the disgraced entertainer to court over the allegations before he died
Sunday 03 February 2013
Saving the Sussex woodland is worth a brush with the law, the activist tells Charlotte Philby
Tuesday 29 January 2013
A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman's body was found by a colleague who was due to take her to work.
Sunday 27 January 2013
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Wednesday 16 January 2013
County will provide finishing school for rivals' next generation at summer academy
Taxi drivers lose fight against 20mph speed limit as Brighton becomes latest city to introduce restrictions
Tuesday 15 January 2013
Cabbies claim drivers would be endangered by passengers travelling late at night who thought they were being driven deliberately slowly in order to inflate fares
Friday 11 January 2013
A chance to convict Jimmy Savile for sex offences against three victims when he was alive was missed because police and prosecutors did not take claims seriously enough, a report has found.
Sunday 06 January 2013
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UK braced for yet more flooding with 76 serious flood warnings in place, including 13 in already-saturated Yorkshire
Wednesday 02 January 2013
Majority of flood warnings in York and surrounding villages
Friday 28 December 2012
Civil servants redact secret Downing Street file following sexual-assault revelations, reports Cahal Milmo
Thursday 27 December 2012
Heston Blumethal specials like his figgy pudding and chocolate cake helped Waitrose to its best Christmas period ever, the John Lewis-owned supermarket chain revealed today.
Wednesday 26 December 2012
Further heavy rainfall is likely to cause more flooding in the new year, forecasters predicted, as people across Britain experienced a soggy Christmas Day.
Wednesday 12 December 2012
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway spent $1.2bn (£971.5m) today to buy back shares from the estate of an unnamed investor.
EU referendum: David Cameron's rules are a 'democratic disgrace', says French-born Scottish politician set to be denied a vote
British tourists complain that impoverished boat migrants are making holidays 'awkward' in Kos
Migrants in Kos: Photos show real tragedy after Brits abroad complain of 'awkward' holidays
A nation of inequality: How the UK is failing to feed its most vulnerable people
Australian man punched in the face for defending Muslim women from abuse on train
David Starkey 'tells Amal Clooney to shut up and stop over-promoting human rights'
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