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The number of people visiting Alton Towers is still being affected by the Smiler rollercoaster crash, owner Merlin Entertainments said

Alton Towers visitor numbers down as Merlin 'learns lessons' of Smiler crash

Rental prices are increasing to rise in the capital.

London's steep rents not Airbnb's fault, company boss says

Greenpeace analysed the top recipients of CAP subsidies in the UK for the first time.

UK aristocrats, billionaire and Saudi prince given EU farm subsidies

A University of Cambridge study looked at the use of police body cameras (North Wales Police/PA)

Police body cameras cut complaints against officers by 93%

Bob Geldof delivering the keynote address at the One Young World Summit in Ottawa

Bob Geldof attacks Donald Trump and Boris Johnson at Canada summit

Italian Premier Matteo Renzi

Italian prime minister warns UK over Brexit and future EU rights

Metropolitan Police Commissioner Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe will remain in his post until February 2017

Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe to retire as Metropolitan Police chief

An artist's impression of the Rosetta's lander Philae on the comet (European Space Agency)

European Space Agency prepares to crash probe into comet

JJ Abrams arrives at the Los Angeles premiere of Westworld (AP)

JJ Abrams defends sexual violence in Westworld

Danny Willett tees off during a practice session ahead of the Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National Golf Club

Danny Willett says sorry after his brother provokes Ryder Cup backlash

Princess Beatrice and Holly Branson at the start of the Virgin Strive Challenge at the O2 Arena in London

Princess Beatrice will strive to complete Mount Etna charity challenge

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge walk alongside the steam train in Carcross

William and Kate go off the rails in daredevil steam train adventure

Mary Robinson said developed nations should cut their consumption levels to help the fight against global warming

Mary Robinson suggests going vegan to reduce carbon footprint

Artist's impression of plans for the new Hinkley Point C nuclear power station

Signing ceremony set to finalise Hinkley nuclear power station deal

Ben Emmerson QC has been suspended from duty from the national probe into child sex abuse

Child sex abuse probe lawyer read about his suspension on the internet

The think-tank criticised Theresa May's "silence" on her negotiating position for leaving the EU

Negotiating Brexit could cost £65m and require 520 more staff, think-tank warns

South East Coast Ambulance Service is the worst performing trust nationally for answering 999 calls within five seconds

Scandal-hit ambulance trust to be put into special measures

Chief Inspector of Probation Dame Glenys Stacey said the availability and range of provision in the community for women who offend is 'still inconsistent'

Lack of funds harming female offender rehabilitation efforts - report

Some painkillers have been linked to an increased risk of heart failure

Some painkillers 'increase the risk of developing heart failure'

Barnsley coach Tommy Wright has been suspended following the allegations in the Daily Telegraph

Barnsley suspend coach Tommy Wright over payment allegations

High blood pressure, high cholesterol, smoking, poor diet and a lack of exercise, all contribute to an increased risk of cardiovascular disease, research shows

Most people have older 'heart age' than actual age, study reveals

A spending power report says 81 per cent of consumers are confident about job security

Four-fifths of consumers confident over job security, says spending power report

A committee of MPs says ministers are blatantly ignoring concerns about smart motorways

Ministers 'blatantly ignoring' smart motorways safety concerns, MPs warn

Rav Bansal wilted in botanical week

Baker leaves the tent after failure to blossom in floral challenge

A woman leaves flowers outside the Matalan store in Queen Street, Cardiff

Tributes paid after two Matalan workers found dead near Cardiff city centre shop

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arrive at the MacBride Museum in Whitehorse

William and Kate use first joint tweet to sign virtual visitors' book

Rav Bansal wilted in botanical week

Baker leaves the tent after failure to blossom in floral challenge

A Supreme Court judgment fuelled a rise in liberty-restraining applications from places such as care homes

Liberty-depriving applications reach highest level ever

Junior doctors complained that Jeremy Hunt wrongly imposed the contract on NHS employers

Junior doctors urged to abandon industrial action after court ruling on contract

Study results showed an increase in support in England for the carrier bag charge since its introduction

Nine out of 10 shoppers using own bags since 5p charge introduced - study

Ben Emmerson QC has been suspended from duty from the national probe into child sex abuse

Child sex abuse probe lawyer read about his suspension on the internet

The figures concern households which fall into the 'homeless' category

Prime Minister warned as number of homeless hits record levels, figures reveal

Sam Allardyce speaks outside his home in Bolton where the former England manager told reporters he had made "an error of judgment", adding: "I have paid the consequences."

Sam Allardyce says he has "paid the consequences" for "error of judgment"

Police have arrested three teenagers over the incident

Third teenager held after video of boy being punched is posted on social media

Pippa Middleton is listed as the claimant in a case being heard at the High Court in London

Pippa Middleton 'has good reason to fear all iCloud information has been hacked'

The Lion King is one of the biggest animated films of all time with a lifetime global box office gross of £745 million

The Lion King live action reboot confirmed by Disney

Junior doctors protest outside Bristol Royal Infirmary during strike action in April 2016

BMA chief defends junior doctors over five-day strikes plan

Samantha Jefferies, from East Sussex, arrives at the High Court in London

Falklands veteran's widow who hopes to have his child wins embryos battle

The Judicial Office confirmed Anjem Choudary had applied for permission to appeal his conviction

Anjem Choudary seeks permission to appeal Islamic State support conviction

Benjamin Stimson's next appearance will be at the Old Bailey

Briton remanded over 'terror offences' linked to Ukraine conflict

Former Royal Household official Ronald Harper has been jailed at Southwark Crown Court

Ex-Royal Household worker jailed for five years over contracts bribes

The vote for Brexit will have repercussions on growth for years, experts said

Slowdown in growth following vote for Brexit to last 'several years'

Mark Carney gave an upbeat assessment of long-term prospects

Mark Carney hails 'positive' long-term hopes for economy despite growth slowdown

Former prime minister David Cameron's efforts to keep the UK in the EU were criticised in a withering assessment by German commissioner Gunther Oettinger

German commissioner slams Cameron over EU referendum campaign

Emergency services on the A27 in West Sussex following the Shoreham air disaster

Shoreham Airshow crash probe allowed to see film from plane

Benjamin Stimson was due to appear in Westminster Magistrates' Court

Man to appear in court facing 'terror charges' linked to eastern Ukraine

Court artist sketch of Alan Smith (left) and Fake Sheikh Mazher Mahmood, who are accused of conspiring to pervert the course of justice in the case of pop star Tulisa Contostavlos (Elizabeth Cook/PA)

Tulisa anti-drugs comments 'airbrushed out to make Fake Sheikh look like hero'

Sainsbury's reported a 1.1% drop in like-for-like sales excluding fuel for the second quarter

Sainsbury's sales continue to suffer in supermarket price war

RBS chief executive Ross McEwan said the group was working to resolve outstanding claims this year and into 2017

RBS agrees £845m deal with US regulator over mis-sold mortgage bonds


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