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Unai Emery appears to confirm Arsenal appointment

Unai Emery looked to have confirmed himself as the Arsenal’s new head coach late on Tuesday night.

Arsenal continue to go about the finishing touches of what is a first management recruitment process at the north London club in almost a quarter of a century to appoint Arsene Wenger’s ...

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New online tool launched to get children cycling in bid to tackle obesity

Children across Britain will have the chance to learn to ride a bike in a new initiative aiming to help combat childhood obesity.

Launched by HSBC UK and British Cycling, Ready Set Ride is an online resource built for children from as young as 18 months to eight years old and will ...

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Fashion student to be sentenced for acid attack on former partner

A fashion student who poured sulphuric acid over her former partner’s face after he left her for another woman is due to be sentenced.

Berlinah Wallace, 48, was acquitted of murdering Mark van Dongen but convicted of throwing a corrosive substance with intent following a four-week trial ...

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NHS legal challenge backed by Stephen Hawking reaches High Court

A campaign group backed by the late Professor Stephen Hawking will begin its High Court challenge against Jeremy Hunt over plans to allow private companies to play a greater role in the NHS.

The JR4NHS group was founded by three doctors and a university professor, and supported by the ...

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Joshua stateside amid anticipation of Wilder fight announcement

Anthony Joshua is jetting around the US as fans await an announcement on a fight with Deontay Wilder.

The British WBO, IBF and WBA title holder arrived in Los Angeles on Tuesday with members of his entourage.

Alongside a photo posted on Instagram showing manager Freddie Cunningham, ...

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Trump and Moon try to keep North Korea summit on track amid doubts

Donald Trump has laboured with South Korea’s Moon Jae-in to keep the highly anticipated US summit with North Korea on track after the president abruptly cast doubt that the June 12 meeting would come off.

Setting the stakes sky high, Mr Moon said, “The fate and the future of the ...

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Sergio Romero ruled out of World Cup by knee injury

Manchester United’s Sergio Romero has been ruled out of this summer’s World Cup after the Argentina goalkeeper suffered a knee injury.

Argentina’s official Twitter feed announced the news late on Tuesday – a day after the country’s 23-man squad was announced.

A statement on ...

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What the papers say – May 23

A variety of stories lead the front pages on Wednesday – but many feature photos of the Duchess of Sussex at her first official engagement since marrying Harry.

The Daily Telegraph carries a snap of the new royal giggling as she attended a garden party at Buckingham Palace to celebrate ...

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Boris Johnson tells Theresa May to ‘get on with’ taking UK out of customs union

Theresa May must “get on with it” and take Britain out of the European customs union “as fast as is reasonably possible”, Boris Johnson has said.

The Foreign Secretary’s warning came against a backdrop of Brexiteer unease about the proposed “backstop” arrangement to keep the ...

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Boris Johnson cautious over Brexit bank holiday proposals

Boris Johnson has poured cold water on proposals for a bank holiday to mark Britain’s departure from the European Union.

Nigel Farage famously said June 23 – the date of the EU referendum in 2016 – should become known as Britain’s Independence Day, while others have suggested an ...

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Donald Trump’s visit could be extended for golf trip

Donald Trump’s visit to the UK could be extended in order for him to play a round of golf.

The US President, who is a huge fan of the sport and owns golf resorts in Scotland, is set to arrive in the UK for a working visit in July.

Arrangements are still being made for the trip, but ...

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New captain Harry Kane believes England can win World Cup

Newly-appointed captain Harry Kane believes England can win this summer’s World Cup.

And he would love to unite millions in the same way as the weekend’s royal wedding proved such a popular success.

Months of questions and speculation came to an end on Tuesday morning when the ...

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A look back at memorable World Cup songs with Will Smith set to perform this year’s version

American entertainer Will Smith looks set to perform the official World Cup song for Russia 2018.

Smith will release a new song for the tournament on Friday, Billboard and Vibe magazines reported, which he is said to have recorded along with fellow American Nicky Jam and Kosovar singer Era ...

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Unai Emery appears to reveal he is new Arsenal boss

Unai Emery appears to have announced he is the new manager of Arsenal.

The 46-year-old left French side Paris St Germain earlier this month and is set to walk straight back into work at the Emirates Stadium.

On Tuesday evening, the homepage of his personal website – ...

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William Gallas believes Patrick Vieira or Thierry Henry should get Arsenal job

Former Arsenal captain William Gallas cannot understand why Patrick Vieira or Thierry Henry are not set to take over from Arsene Wenger.

The Gunners are expected to confirm the appointment of former Paris St-Germain boss Unai Emery as the new head coach later this week.

Gallas, ...

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Police concerned for missing Workington man

Police are concerned for a missing 29-year-old man from Workington.

Daniel Weston was last seen at 5pm today in Firth View Walk in the town, having left his home address on foot.

Daniel is described as a white, 5ft 7" tall and of slim build with short fair hair.

He was last ...

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Crew and passengers rescued after private jet crashes at Honduras airport

A private jet crashed off the end of the runway of the international airport in Honduras’ capital Tegucigalpa on Tuesday, but the crew and passengers were rescued and reported to be out of danger.

Honduras’ emergency management agency posted photographs showing a white Gulfstream jet ...

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Police appeal for dash-cam footage in bid to solve fatal stabbing

Police are still looking to formally identify a man stabbed to death on a busy north London street and have appealed for dash-cam footage to help catch the killer.

Metropolitan Police said the incident, which appeared to be caught on CCTV in Upper Street, Islington, on Monday evening, ...

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Police arrest 13-year-old boy over teenager’s stabbing death

A 13-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of murder as the investigation into a fatal street stabbing continues.

The youth handed himself in at a police station on Monday night, West Midlands Police said.

It marks the fourth arrest in connection with an investigation into the ...

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PM must ‘get on with’ taking UK out of customs union – Boris Johnson

Theresa May must “get on with it” and take Britain out of the European customs union “as fast as is reasonably possible”, Boris Johnson has said.

The Foreign Secretary’s warning came as fellow Cabinet Brexiteer Michael Gove cautioned that a proposed “backstop” arrangement to ...

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Buzz off! Harry unfazed by bothersome bee at palace garden party

Being attacked by an insect is annoying enough, but when you’re the Duke of Sussex and you’re speaking in tribute to your father – well that’s really annoying.

But Harry managed to turn a tricky situation to his advantage and, after some quick swatting to get rid of the pesky bee, ...

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