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Matthew Hedges and finance Zosia Katnik with cabin crew after he popped the question in mid-air on the way to Majorca (easyJet)

Couple on a high after crew give plane proposal a lift

Nigel Farage will not confirm or deny a report that he was turned down by CBB bosses after asking for £750,000

Celebs poised to move into Big Brother house

The London-based student was sentenced at the Old Bailey

Teenager jailed after trying to join Islamic State in Syria

Prime Minister Theresa May is meeting the leaders of Poland and Slovakia

Theresa May: Brexit an opportunity for closer ties with European partners

French foreign minister Jean Marc Ayrault and Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson at the ministry of foreign affairs in Paris (AP)

UK wants 'close and co-operative' relationship with France, says Boris Johnson

It has also emerged that drug use among women has plunged to the lowest level in at least 20 years

Cocaine and ecstasy use soars in richer households

Sixty-five convicted criminals or suspects were freed in error in 2015/16

Number of prisoners freed by mistake hits highest level for six years

Jeremy Corbyn welcomed the court ruling

Corbyn hails High Court rejection of 'waste of time' leadership ballot challenge

An artist's impression issued by EDF of plans for the new Hinkley Point C nuclear power station

EDF board 'backs new nuclear power station at Hinkley Point'

Katie Price claimed son Harvey was going to be taken from her car

Katie Price 'told by police her son Harvey was target of £1m kidnap plot'

Chris Evans had been accused of sexually assaulting a woman

Chris Evans to face no further action over sex assault claims

Lloyds is targeting £1.4 billion in cost savings by the end of next year

Lloyds to cut 3,000 jobs and shut 200 branches amid Brexit fallout

Admiral Lord West of Spithead said tighter safeguards were needed for commercially-available drones

IS could use drones to carry out terror attack, security expert warns

The number of firearms officers has gone down for the fourth year in a row

Police firearms officer numbers dip for fourth year

David Cameron taking a run along the seafront in Brighton during a Tory conference

David Cameron received £21,000 discounts from personal trainer

The report said rail provision is not coping with rising levels of passenger demand

Overcrowding on trains worsens as up to 35% of passengers forced to stand

Henry McLeish has called on Scottish Labour to sever its ties with the wider UK party

Henry McLeish calls on Scottish Labour to break away from UK party

The amount of onshore and offshore wind turbines and solar panels increased last year

46% of electricity provided by low carbon power sources in 2015

Protesters stand outside the Supreme Court in London after judges ruled against the Scottish Government's Named Person scheme.

Ministers to 'clarify' named person policy after court ruling on human rights

Artist impression of St Michael's Upper Square from the proposed 700,000 sq ft city centre development (St Michael's Partnership/PA)

Neville and Giggs unveil plans for landmark Manchester development

Nationwide Building Society cautioned that the increased economic uncertainty following the EU referendum could lead to weaker demand for homes

House price average passes record £205,000, says Nationwide

Lawers are at the High Court over Amina Al-Jeffery, who dual British and Saudi Arabian nationality

Judge concerned over 'imprisoned' Saudi Arabia woman

Jodie Betteridge (left) and Lynne Freeman were killed by Alan Bennett in two separate attacks just minutes apart in Redcar (Cleveland Police/PA)

Double killer jailed for 32 years for murdering two women minutes apart

Centrica chief executive Iain Conn said the first half of the year had been 'demanding' as  total revenue fell 13% to 13.3 billion pounds

British Gas loses 400,000 customers in 'demanding' period for parent Centrica

Daniel Rodriguez, also known as Grimey D, is being sentenced at Wood Green Crown Court

Rapper to be sentenced after filming himself having sex with schoolgirls

Scientists trialling LMTX managed to slow the progression of the disease over 15 months

New drug slows Alzheimer's progress, research reveals

Fuel prices should fall, the RAC said

Pump prices 'should be cut by 3p per litre after oil price drop'

Inmates in the library at Wandsworth Prison

'Objective assessment' kept extremist books on prison shelves

French police are stepping up security at tourist hotspots following the terror attacks (AP)

Armed police to protect tourists on French beaches

Corporal Josh Hoole died when he collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19

Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking place

In 2013/14 councils were only able to build 1 per cent of new homes, according to the Local Government Association

Council house building renaissance urged to tackle affordable homes 'crisis'

England fans in the Walkabout Pub in central London, during Euro 2016

Beer sales increase thanks to Euro football tournament

Many popular dips contain high levels of salt, a study claims

'Healthy' dips are actually salt, fat and calorie traps, study finds

Facebook saw revenue grow.

Facebook users grow to 1.7bn a month as revenue exceeds expectations

The number of workers fell by 2.4% compared with the same period last year, with 'deep declines' reported in April and May

Jobs in retail hits two-year low, report reveals

UK car producers are concerned about the fallout from Brexit

Further increases for UK car production, but Brexit fears linger

The Brexit vote saw spending confidence hit a three-year low

Consumer confidence 'took clear dive' following Brexit vote

Plaid believes the UK's reputation will be damaged under Boris Johnson

Johnson and Fox dubbed 'double act of danger' by Plaid Cymru

An hour's moderate exercise a day can counteract the deadly effects of office work or TV-watching, scientists believe.

An hour's walk can cancel out eight hours behind a desk, scientists say

The elderly prison population is expected to rise

Prisoner with dementia 'kept handcuffed just before death'

Police at the scene in Headley after a man was shot dead

Pool party gun victim named by police

Facebook saw revenue grow

Facebook users grow to 1.7bn a month as revenue exceeds expectations

India Chipchase was found dead in Tenniswood's house

India Chipchase murder trial accused 'went for kebab' court told

The judge is analysing the case at a public hearing in the Family Division of the High Court

Judge asked to help Briton 'locked up by father in Saudi Arabia'

Discretionary spending is up on this time one year ago, the study says

Average family spending power up on June 2015 levels

Bradford West MP Naz Shah has written to the prime minister of Pakistan, asking for Samia Shahid's body to be exhumed

Murder investigation launched into death of Bradford woman in Pakistan

Italian premier Matteo Renzi and Prime Minister Theresa May hold a joint press conference after their meeting in Rome (AP)

Brexit preparations have started, Theresa May reveals during Italy visit

Murdered priest Father Jacques Hamel (Cindy Aubree/AP)

Priest killing: Islamist terrorists will not prevail, says May

The Home Office said the operation was carried out with the "full co-operation" of the burger chain earlier this month

35 workers at burger chain Byron held for immigration offences


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