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Appeal over CBBC actor's killing

Police hunting for a man wanted over the stabbing of a children's TV actor offer a £10,000 reward for information leading to his arrest and prosecution.

Ten coastal towns awarded £8.5m

Ten coastal towns get £8.5m Government cash that will create nearly 1,400 jobs and help areas damaged by storms.

DNA project 'to make UK world leader'

A project aiming to revolutionise medicine by unlocking the secrets of DNA is under way in centres across England.

Aircraft crashes at Royal Navy event

An aircraft crashes on to the runway at the Royal Navy Culdrose Air Day in Cornwall.

'Bullied' youngest councillor quits

Somerset's youngest county councillor resigns, citing "intimidation and bullying from other politicians".

Body found in building after fire

A body is found at a building destroyed by fire in Nottingham.

Local mayor raises Palestinian flag

The mayor of Tower Hamlets is criticised for raising the Palestinian flag at the town hall, in east London.

'Concern' over one in five prisons

The performance of more than a fifth of prisons in England and Wales is "of concern", a government body says.

Power station fire damages tower

A large fire breaks out at Ferrybridge C power station in West Yorkshire, causing the partial collapse of a tower.

'Tolkien's tree' to get the chop

A 215-year-old tree thought to have inspired JRR Tolkien during the author's time in Oxford is to be chopped down after two of its branches fell off.

Simon Fuller awarded honorary degree

Media mogul Simon Fuller receives an honorary degree from the University of Brighton.

Weir powers to Commonwealth gold

England's David Weir puts in a majestic display to win his first Commonwealth Games title in the men's T54 1500m.

Cook relieved by England victory

Captain Alastair Cook is pleased that England's win in the third Test against India has ended a bad run of form.

Hat-trick of golds for England gymnasts

England gymnasts Max Whitlock and Claudia Fragapane win their third gold medals of the Commonwealth Games with individual wins.

VIDEO: House of Commons

Israel's response to rocket attacks must be "proportionate", insists a minister.

VIDEO: Footage captures power station fire

A fire has broken out at Ferrybridge power station, near Castleford.

VIDEO: Joanna Lumley adds support for union

Actress Joanna Lumley adds her support to a Cumbrian-led campaign in favour of Scotland staying in the UK.

VIDEO: Station's £650m revamp in time lapse

Cameras set up by Network Rail captured the construction of the atrium at Birmingham's New Street station.

VIDEO: Ex-Gurkha's fight to reunite family

A retired Gurkha soldier living in Reading is fighting for his two daughters to be allowed to live with the rest of his family in the UK.

VIDEO: Blandford fly controls under threat

A treatment to control the spread of the Blandford fly, a human-biting insect, in Dorset is under threat.

VIDEO: Local mayor raises Palestinian flag

The mayor of Tower Hamlets, in east London, raises the Palestinian flag at the town hall for a second time.

VIDEO: Warning over booking Mecca trips

The number of prosecutions for mis-selling packages to pilgrims heading to Mecca has increased, figures given to the BBC have shown.

The boy 'trafficked for paedophiles'

Trapped for years in a subculture of paedophiles

How do we protect Victorian piers?

How do we protect our Victorian structures?

PCC: By-election or referendum?

By-election or referendum?

Is show season making a comeback?

Why are country shows making a comeback?

Shakespeare's Globe: Theatrical laboratory

Turning Shakespeare's theatre into a living laboratory

The dead dog that changed colour twice

The dead dog that changed colour twice

VIDEO: The teetotaller's hospital

London's abandoned Victorian Temperance Hospital

Firefighters to strike over eight days

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