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I planted a giant sequoia to offset the carbon footprint of my life
Letters: David Wacks on youth convictions and cautions, John Hughes on the need to delete records of minor offences from decades ago, and a magistrate on the need for DBS reform
Mr Lightwood was elected with a majority of 4,925 on a swing of 12.7% from the Tories to Labour.
Eurovision winners Kalush Orchestra - who brought home victory for war-torn Ukraine in last month's contest - have performed their first UK gig at Glastonbury Festival. The crowd-pleasing Stephania - which has become an anthem of hope for their country since triumphing at this year's Eurovision Festival - was the second in their set list and played again as their final track due to popular demand. It's been a swift switch in fortune for the band, who were fighting as part of Ukraine's resistance against Russia just weeks before their Eurovision triumph in Turin.
NICOLA Sturgeon has agreed to meet an SNP staffer who was sexually harassed by one of her MPs and has already personally apologised to the victim.
Emergency crews were called after a crash this morning (Saturday).
THE PRESIDENT of the SNP has suggested that an independent Scotland in the EU could adopt the Northern Ireland Protocol model for the border with England.
With votes still being counted, the Liberal Democrats claimed to have snatched the Devon seat held with a 24,000 majority by the Tories in 2019.
Sir Keir Starmer has been out on a victory lap in Wakefield after his Labour's candidate Simon Lightwood took the seat from the Conservatives in Thursday's by-election. The Labour leader said the result put his party on track to win the next general election, saying: "The Tory Party is absolutely imploding, they know they're out of ideas and they're out of touch and if they had any decency, they'd get out the way for the next Labour government.".
The First Minister addressed the issue as train services again ground to a halt across Britain as workers stage strike action.
High court judge grants permission on one ground after ruling last week in Observer and Guardian journalist’s favour
Isrun Engelhardt, who has died aged 80, was a distinguished independent historian of modern Tibet; although she never held a formal academic position, she was a role model for colleagues of all ages, demonstrating the virtues of careful research and generous collaboration.
“You have to be unapologetic to be a rock band,” said Frankie Poullain, bassist of award-winning band, The Darkness, ahead of their headline performance at Cornbury Music Festival next month.
POLICE officers were tirelessly searching for a missing person on the ground, until they found a pilot who could help them out.
Volodymyr Zelensky has described Glastonbury as the "greatest concertation of freedom" as he addressed the festival calling for the world to "spread the truth" about Russia's invasion of Ukraine. The Ukrainian president spoke via a video message played ahead of The Libertines stage-opening set on the big screens at the Other Stage on Friday.
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Captured Briton Aiden Aslin told his execution will go ahead Russia nears ‘tactical’ victory in Severodonetsk as villages fall How President Zelensky became the latest celebrity accessory Dispatch: 'My daughter is in Paris. I have lived my life already' Listen to the latest episode of our daily Ukraine podcast
European Union foreign policy chief Josep Borrell met Iran's top diplomat on Saturday after arriving in Tehran for talks on efforts to revive the 2015 Iran nuclear deal.
Prime minister says current setup ‘makes no sense’
Train stations are all but deserted across Britain on the third day of a national strike that snarled the weekend plans of millions