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Private members' bill draw: Chris Bryant comes first

The annual draw decides which MPs will get Parliamentary time for their proposed new laws. Source: BBC Feeds Link: Private members' bill draw: Chris Bryant comes first

Stalking victim Helen Pearson rejects police apology over stabbing

Helen Pearson was stabbed in the neck and face after reporting her stalker to police 125 times. Source: BBC Feeds Link: Stalking victim Helen Pearson rejects police apology over...

Onibury roadworks to lead to 60-mile diversion

Onibury level crossing in Shropshire is set to cause a diversion route stretching 60 miles. Source: BBC Feeds Link: Onibury roadworks to lead to 60-mile diversion

St Mary Hoo zoo opens in pub garden

Landlord Andy Cowell collected enough animals to open his own zoo. Source: BBC Feeds Link: St Mary Hoo zoo opens in pub garden

Dandering Derry parrot turning heads on her daily 'walk'

Forget dogs – taking a parrot for a walk is the new craze thanks to Gerry and Rio. Source: BBC Feeds Link: Dandering Derry parrot turning heads on her...

Newspaper headlines: 'Families hail Hillsborough decision'

Six people being charged over the Hillsborough disaster 28 years ago dominates the front pages. Source: BBC Feeds Link: Newspaper headlines: 'Families hail Hillsborough decision'

Albanian gangs 'controlling' UK drug trafficking market

The National Crime Agency says it is increasingly concerned, in the agency’s annual assessment. Source: BBC Feeds Link: Albanian gangs 'controlling' UK drug trafficking market

Theresa May to seek backing of MPs for Queen's Speech

MPs will vote on the government’s legislative programme in an early test of Theresa May’s authority. Source: BBC Feeds Link: Theresa May to seek backing of MPs for Queen's...

The DJ deficit

Why it’s “getting harder” to find new presenting talent on the BBC radio station. Source: BBC Feeds Link: The DJ deficit

'We don't need to test any more cladding'

National Housing Federation chief David Orr says it’s time to stop testing and start taking action. Source: BBC Feeds Link: 'We don't need to test any more cladding'