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Drink driving: How long does alcohol really stay in your system? Results will surprise you

Motorists will be aware of the dangers of getting behind the wheel of a car drunk or after a number of drinks.

The dangers have been well and thoroughly publicised as have the punishments for doing so.

However, the line is blurred when it comes to how long alcohol takes to leave your ...

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Heatwave UK: Weather forecast says heatwave may end in four weeks - How to stay cool
A HEATWAVE has been blasting the UK for the past month, with boiling weather now set to continue for another four weeks according to the weather forecast. This has left many Brits sweating and wondering when the extreme heat will end. Try these methods to stay cool until the heatwave ends. ...
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Elrow Town 2018: Fatboy Slim to headline festival

Thousands will gather for a huge party in east London when a Brazilian jungle carnival-theme takes over the main stage.

In 2017, the likes of Seth Troxler, Jamie Jones, Idris Elba and Hot Since 82 and the organisers – Elrow and LWE – have promised even more when it returns in ...

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Lewis Hamilton Instagram: F1 star appears to tease rivals after German Grand Prix triumph
LEWIS HAMILTON stormed to victory at the German Grand Prix yesterday and, just hours later, the F1 star seemingly teased his rivals and those who had doubted him to “get out the way” if his Instagram is anything to go by. ...
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Gisela Stuart points out KEY 'problem' with Brexit talks with HUGE swipe at Remainers

Former Labour MP Gisela Stuart, the Chair of Change Britain, snapped at Conservative MP for South Cambridgeshire, Heidi Allen, during a heated live TV debate.

Ms Allen questioned why the Prime Minister didn’t just take the lead with Brexit negotiations following the resignation of ...

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Huge FLOOD warning as tropical storm DESTROYS Vietnam
AT least 20 people have been killed and over a dozen are missing after a tropical storm triggered flooding in northern Vietnam. Tropical Storm Son Tinh has unleashed havoc on the country’s northern region after hitting last week. ...
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How Kate went on Prince George's school run just HOURS after Prince Louis' birth

The 36-year-old proved she is every inch the busy and doting mother after it was revealed she regularly does the school run.

Proud Kate amazed royal fans across the world when she stepped out on to the steps of Lindo Wing to present her bundle of joy - just seven hours after welcoming her ...

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Millions of British drivers risk of £117 fine while driving abroad

Millions of British motorists could find themselves on the wrong side of the law this summer when driving abroad this summer.

According to research by Co-op revealed that over a third of Brits (37 per cent) are worried about driving on the wrong side of the road and for misunderstanding ...

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Chancellor Angela Merkel has ALREADY lost power, warns political expert

Heinrich Oberreuter believes Ms Merkel’s authority has been permanently damaged after a rift with the CSU Leader and rebellious Interior Minister, Horst Seehofer.

Despite acknowledging Ms Merkel’s “controlled expression”, Mr Oberreuter believes the ...

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Eclipse 2018: How to see the Blood Moon on Friday? When is it viewable in UK and USA?

The moon will pass through the centre of Earth’s shadow on Friday, July 27, in the afternoon hours.

For a brief moment, the moon will appear to darken and disappear from sight before it emerges with an ominous red glow.

The total lunar eclipse, the longest eclipse of the ...

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Plans released for 2000 supersonic jets linking hundreds of cities worldwide

Blake Scholl, founder and CEO of Boom Supersonic, said his company will finally make supersonic air travel financially viable.

Fares from London to New York, for example, would cost from £2000 one way, which is the same as a business class ticket at the moment.

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£10,000 for rejected Bowie tape found in a loft
DAVID Bowie’s first known studio recording, which was rejected by a record company and found in an old bread basket in a loft, is to be sold at auction. The 1963 demo tape features the star then known as David Jones and aged 16, in his first band The Konrads. ...
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Debbie McGee to RETURN to Strictly Come Dancing? Former contestant speaks out

The former Strictly Come Dancing star insisted she would be up for taking to the dance floor again if the BBC did a reunion show.

Speaking on BBC Radio 4’s My Teenage Diary with host Rufus Hound, she began: “I think Strictly was certainly taking me back to what I done in the ...

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Fortnite Android release date: Epic Games announce good news ahead of Android release

Epic Games has released Fortnite on every single console except for one: Android. 

And with fans eagerly anticipating the release, Epic Games has made an announcement that reads as positive news for Android gamers - they are planning to invest in Amazon Web Services.

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Mary Queen of Scots BACKLASH: ‘Very BAD and FALSE depiction in new movie’ says historian

Earlier this month the first trailer for Oscars hopefully Mary Queen of Scots was released.

The film follows the rivalry between Queen Elizabeth I and Mary Queen of Scots in the 16th century and stars Robbie and Ronan.

However the teaser has already received criticism from historians ...

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Met Office Amber heatwave warning UK MAP: Which areas are affected?

The warning is in place between 9am on Monday and 9am on Friday and serves as a prompt for the public to take care. 

The level three warning also serves to warn health providers that extreme temperatures on their way, as they take on strain caused by extreme weather.  ...

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Norovirus beach WARNING as up to 100 people struck down by illness

At least 97 people suffered from symptoms of vomiting, diarrhoea and fever after spending time at Woods Pond Beach in Bridgton, Maine in the US last weekend.

In recent weeks, the UK has been hit with a spate of cases linked to the vomiting bug.

Now medical officials are urging people ...

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Slovenia edges CLOSER to snap election after its president REFUSES to nominate PM
SLOVENIA is edging closer to a snap election after the nation’s President Borut Pahor told parliament today he would not nominate a candidate for prime minister as no party held majority support in parliament. ...
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How Princess Diana told Sarah Ferguson to wear this for her wedding day to Charles

Sarah Ferguson, 58, is the ex-wife of Prince Andrew, also 58.

The pair married in 1986, after being introduced at a palace party.

Fergie is said to have had Princess Diana to thank for the romance, as the late Princess of Wales is the one who invited her to the dinner.

She also ...

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Stop sweating: The one shocking summer treat you should avoid to prevent excessive sweats
STOP sweating: With the UK in the middle of a heatwave, and the weather forecast suggesting little relief from the hot temperatures, excessive sweating may be inevitable. But adding this summer treat to your beach diet may be causing you to sweat even more. ...
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A CLOUD of choking pollution poised to engulf Britain on the hottest day of the year has sparked fears hundreds of people could die in killer heatwave conditions. Temperatures of 35C (95F) or possibly higher will see the entire country bake in what could be the hottest spell of weather for decades this week. ...
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