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MPs to gather for Big Ben's bongs ahead of silencing

The famous clock’s Great Bell is to be silenced until 2021 to allow repairs to be completed. Source: BBC Feeds Link: MPs to gather for Big Ben's bongs ahead...

Beatles' original Eleanor Rigby score up for auction

Written by Paul McCartney and signed by producer George Martin, it is expected to fetch £20,000. Source: BBC Feeds Link: Beatles' original Eleanor Rigby score up for auction

'I felt awful'

A bacterial infection spread through the former England rugby player’s body after he was bitten. Source: BBC Feeds Link: 'I felt awful'

Ministers 'must act on faulty white goods fire risk'

In a letter to Theresa May, the London Fire Brigade and others say white goods must be made safer. Source: BBC Feeds Link: Ministers 'must act on faulty white...

FTSE chief executives' median pay 'down almost 20%'

Deloitte says its annual survey of executive pay suggests policies to limit bosses’ pay are working. Source: BBC Feeds Link: FTSE chief executives' median pay 'down almost 20%'

Dad gets tattoo of brain shunt after daughter's surgery

Chloe Hickenbottom-Marriott says she doesn’t feel lonely any more after her dad’s show of support. Source: BBC Feeds Link: Dad gets tattoo of brain shunt after daughter's surgery

Newspaper headlines: Tributes to 'cheeky' boy killed in Barcelona

Tributes to the British boy killed in the Barcelona terror attack make front-page headlines. Source: BBC Feeds Link: Newspaper headlines: Tributes to 'cheeky' boy killed in Barcelona

UK General Election 2017: 1.8 million Scots votes 'wasted'

Two-thirds of Scottish votes were wasted in June as they had no impact on the result, a study says. Source: BBC Feeds Link: UK General Election 2017: 1.8 million...

Hate crimes: Fresh guidance on online offences

Online hate crimes should be treated as seriously as offences in person, prosecutors are told. Source: BBC Feeds Link: Hate crimes: Fresh guidance on online offences

Tottenham Hotspur 1-2 Chelsea

Marcos Alonso scores twice as champions Chelsea beat Tottenham in their first Premier League game at Wembley Stadium. Source: BBC Feeds Link: Tottenham Hotspur 1-2 Chelsea