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Life

Inside The Training School For Real Life 'Mary Poppins' Nannies

5 min read

In its 126-year history, Norland College has become an iconic name in the UK, with clients ranging from celebrities to the Royal Family.

World

World

Brutal Moment Teen Crashes Into Fellow Skater Goes Viral

1 min read

The incident occurred at the National Skateboard Championships in the UK over the weekend.

World

World

Family's Plea For Photographer To Take Very Unusual Family Portrait

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A U.K. family is desperate to find a photographer to take one final family portrait that includes their two-month-old son and his dead grandfather.

World

World

UK Removes 'European Union' From Passports Despite Brexit Chaos

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The words 'European Union' have been removed from some newly-issued UK passports despite 'exit day' coming and going with no Brexit deal passed.

World

World

Brexit Stalemate: Another MP Resigns After Four More Exit Options Rejected

2 min read

Members of the British Parliament are fast running out of options and time to secure a Brexit deal.

World

World

Third Time Unlucky: Theresa May's Brexit Deal Quashed... Again

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Lawmakers rejected Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal for a third time on Friday local time.

World

World

'I Am Prepared To Leave This Job': Theresa May Could Resign To Save Brexit Deal

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British Prime Minister Theresa May says she will quit if her twice-defeated EU divorce deal passes at the third attempt, in a last-ditch bid to persuade rebels in her Conservative Party to back her.

National

National

Remains Of Indigenous People From UK Museum Finally Returned To Australia

3 min read

A small but "significant" ceremony held in the United Kingdom on Tuesday marked the return of 37 South Australian ancestral remains to Australia.

World

World

UK Egg Man Jailed For Egging Jeremy Corbyn On The Head

1 min read

A man who hit Britain's opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn on the head with an egg has been handed a jail sentence.

World

World

Last-Minute Lifeline: Theresa May's Surprise Brexit Deal Success

3 min read

British PM Theresa May clinched legally binding Brexit assurances with the European Union in a last-ditch attempt to win over rebellious MPs who have threatened to vote down her divorce deal again.

Sport

Sport

Whole Town Shuts Down For Most Brutal 'Medieval' Football Match You'll Ever See

2 min read

Since the 12th century, the British town of Ashbourne has competed annually in a game of 'medieval football' -- and it is brutal.

World

World

A Pommie Porn Ban Is About To Come Into Force

1 min read

Age isn't just a number, it's also the key to unlock online porn in the UK.

World

World

Transgender Prisoners To Be Housed In Segregated Jail Unit

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Female transgender prisoners will be housed separately for the first time, as the United Kingdom opens its first special wing for trans prisoners.

World

World

Police Warn Parents After 'Momo Challenge' Resurfaces

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Police and schools are issuing warnings to parents on social media after a popular WhatsApp challenge has resurfaced in the United Kingdom.

World

World

Flight Diverted After 'Roller Coaster' Winds Violently Rock Plane

1 min read

Passengers on a British Airways flight from London to Gibraltar were given the fright of their lives when their plane began rocking violently mid-air in high winds.

Sport

Sport

Cat Invades Pitch At Football Match And Refuses To Leave

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When fans turned up to the Everton match on Saturday night, they expected to see the Blues take on the Wolverhampton Wolves.

Sport

Sport

Search Suspended For Missing Plane With Premier League Player Onboard

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Premier League club Cardiff City player Emiliano Sala was onboard a private plane which is now missing.

World

World

WATCH: Digger Driver Smashes Through Hotel Foyer Over Pay Dispute

1 min read

A construction worker in Liverpool, England, drove a digger into the entrance of a Travelodge Hotel after he reportedly wasn't paid properly for a day's work.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

BBC Anchor Drops The C-Bomb Live On TV

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Thursday.

World

World

UK Government Scrapes Through To Win No Confidence Vote

1 min read

Theresa May has managed to hold on to her leadership after her controversial Brexit deal was rejected by UK parliament.

Jarryd Bartle

Jarryd Bartle

The UK Is Blocking Online Porn To Under 18s. Could It Happen Here?

3 min read

From April 2019, all internet access to pornography in the UK will be blocked unless users can confirm they are over the age of 18.

Updated

Updated

'A Defeat Of Historic Proportions': May's Brexit Deal Rejected By Resounding Vote

2 min read

Theresa May's Brexit deal has been officially rejected by the British parliament during a long-awaited 'meaningful vote'.

World

World

Soldier To Quit Army After Being Used On 'Snowflakes' Recruitment Poster

2 min read

After his face was used on a controversial army poster without his knowledge, a British soldier has reportedly vowed to quit the army. 

World

World

Army Wants 'Snowflakes and Selfie-Obsessed' Millennials To Join Up

2 min read

An army recruitment campaign is dividing viewers, after playing on 'millennial' stereotypes to encourage new recruits.

World

World

Child Killer Convicted For Attempting To Decapitate Dementia Sufferer

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Stephen Leonard has been convicted of attempting to murder a 57-year-old dementia sufferer in a "frenzied attack".

National

National

Young British Couple Die In Perth Just Hours Apart

2 min read

Jason Francis and Alice Robinson had only been living in Australia for a few months when a double tragedy struck. Their local football club is now crowdfunding to get their bodies home to loved ones.

Good News

Good News

Legend Vet Dresses As Giant Mouse To Examine Nervous Dog

2 min read

Not all heroes wear capes, but some wear onesies and crocs.

World

World

Adele, Marcus Mumford Join Grenfell Fire Survivors To Demand Change

2 min read

British celebrities have joined Grenfell Tower survivors to call on the government to make national changes to building safety laws.

World

World

Santa Loses It, Tells Kids To 'Get The F*ck Out' Of Christmas Event

1 min read

Can Santa Claus deliver himself coal?

Updated

Updated

British PM Theresa May Retains Leadership After No Confidence Vote

2 min read

May has won a vote of no confidence in her leadership.

LIVE

LIVE

Vote Of No Confidence In Theresa May's Leadership Underway Amid Brexit Chaos

2 min read

Conservative MPs have started voting on the leadership of May as the political firestorm over Brexit continues to escalate.

World

World

Brexit: Divorce In Turmoil As Theresa May Pulls Parliament Vote On Deal

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British Prime Minister Theresa May abruptly postponed a parliamentary vote on her Brexit deal on Monday, throwing Britain’s plan to leave the European Union into chaos after admitting that she faced a rout.

World

World

Hotel Apologises For 'Effigy Body' Tribute To Couple's Dead Son

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A family has been left "absolutely horrified" by an effigy left in their hotel room as a tribute to their late son.

World

World

Woman Dies After Leaned Head Out Train Window

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Police were called to around 10.10pm after reports a woman had received serious head injuries while travelling on a train.

World

World

If You're Willing To Move, We've Found A House That Will Cost You Pocket Change

1 min read

It's not exactly a homemaker's dream, but guys, TWO BUCKS.

World

World

'I Killed James': The Chilling Moment 10-Year-Old Jon Venables Admits To Toddler's Murder

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Chilling audio of a then-10-year-old Jon Venables admitting to the murder of a toddler has been heard publicly for the first time.

World

World

Street Artist Adds Cheeky Edits To Road Signs In Edinburgh

1 min read

Walk or drive through the streets of some of the world’s most popular cities and you might just miss them.

World

World

Burning Of Grenfell Tower Effigy Slammed By Theresa May

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A group of men have been arrested for burning a Grenfell Tower effigy on Bonfire Night in the UK, an act Prime Minister Theresa May called "utterly unacceptable".

World

World

Teen Who Threw Eggs At Disabled Grandmother Refuses To Apologise

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Cohan Semple has refused to apologise after the vicious attack on 49-year-old Janice Morris last month.

World

World

TV Show Captures Chilling Final Moments Before Leicester Helicopter Crash

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Show presenters were commenting on the helicopter owned by Leicester City club owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha just moments before it crashed outside the stadium.

World

World

'Bollocks To Brexit': 700,000 March In London For Second EU Vote

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Around 700,000 people have taken to the streets of London demanding a second public vote over the British government's decision to leave the European Union.

World

World

He Punched His 'Life-Long-Friend' And It Cost Him And The Company $1.8 Million

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Clive Bellman was left with brain damage after he was punched.

National

National

Money For Medics: Britain's Cash Offer To Attract Australian Doctors

2 min read

The UK's plan to offer $34,000 to Australian doctors to work and live overseas is a wake up call, according to the country's peak medical body. 

World

World

ABBA Look At These Moves From Theresa May

1 min read

UK Prime Minister Theresa May boogied out to ABBA's Dancing Queen at a Conservative Party conference, appearing to poke fun at herself after being mocked for her dance moves on a recent trip to Africa.

World

World

Boy Died After Cheese Was Thrown At Him

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Karanbir Cheema, 13, suffered from a severe allergy from dairy, and died when a boy threw cheese at him.

World

World

Two Russians Named Over Skripal Poisoning

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Sergei and Yulia Skripal were poisoned in March.

World

World

Divorcée Successfully Sues Dating Agency

1 min read

The elite dating service failed to provide her with a suitable match.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Putin Defends Trump And 99 Percent Of NSW In Drought

5 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

World

World

All The Times Trump Royally Screwed Up During His UK Visit

3 min read

A Royal faux pas and a lack of geography knowledge sum up President Trump's visit to the United Kingdom.

World

World

Brexit: What The Devil Is Going On?

7 min read

The resignations and the rage. How the greatest shambles in European Union history unfolded.

World

World

Sergei Skripal Released From Hospital

2 min read

Former Russian spy, Sergei Skripal, has been released from Salisbury Hospital, two months after he was poisoned by a nerve agent.