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Cirencester home owner told to change bright pink door

Image copyright Janine Renshaw-Beauchamp Image caption Janine Renshaw-Beauchamp said her door has always been colourful A woman has been ordered her to repaint her bright pink front door by council officials. Janine Renshaw-Beauchamp, of Gloucester Street, Cirencester, said she has lived in the house for 33 years and the door had “always been colourful”. Cotswold […]

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Journalist murder in Londonderry 'a horrendous act'

The murder of a journalist in Londonderry was “a horrendous act”, the PSNI’s Assistant Chief Constable Mark Hamilton has said. Lyra McKee, 29, was shot during rioting after police searches in the city’s Creggan area on Thursday night. Mr Hamilton said the murder is being treated as “a terrorist incident”. Read more: Journalist shot dead […]

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Two dead in Aberdeen beach tragedy

Image caption A police cordon remains in place following the tragedy off Aberdeen beach Two people have died after being pulled from the sea off Aberdeen beach. The emergency services were sent to Beach Esplanade at about 00:45 after reports of two people in the water. A rescue operation involving Aberdeen and Stonehaven coastguard teams […]

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Climate protests: How do police control demonstrations?

Image copyright Getty Images Some 400 climate-change protesters have been arrested after several days of demonstrations in central London. Despite the arrests, the Extinction Rebellion activists say they will continue with their protests, which have caused traffic gridlock in places and disruption to parts of London’s public transport network. Policing of the protests has been […]

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Woman shot dead in Derry after disorder in the city

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionIt is understood police were attacked after carrying out searches in the Creggan area of Londonderry. Footage courtesy of Leona O’Neill A woman has been shot dead in Londonderry. Dissident Republicans are being blamed for the killing. It happened during disorder following police searches in Derry’s Creggan […]