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Newcastle man charged with eight terror offences

Abdulrahman Alcharbati, 31, is accused of disseminating terrorist publications, police said. Source: BBC Feeds Link: Newcastle man charged with eight terror offences

Taxi drivers who helped after Manchester bomb to strut their stuff on catwalk

Drivers who gave free rides after the Manchester attack help create a “self-portrait” of the city. Source: BBC Feeds Link: Taxi drivers who helped after Manchester bomb to strut...

BBC Radio 1 to launch pop up station with 50th birthday

As part of its 50th birthday celebrations, Radio 1 will launch a “vintage” station. Source: BBC Feeds Link: BBC Radio 1 to launch pop up station with 50th birthday

Call for free prescriptions for long-term ill

Campaigners say too many people cannot afford their regular medication and should have free prescriptions. Source: BBC Feeds Link: Call for free prescriptions for long-term ill

Rise in poorer students dropping out of university

The number of disadvantaged students not finishing their studies rises for the second year in a row. Source: BBC Feeds Link: Rise in poorer students dropping out of university

UK CO2 and energy costs 'set to rise'

Household energy bills and carbon emissions will rise unless ministers devise new policies to save power, a report says. Source: BBC Feeds Link: UK CO2 and energy costs 'set...

The English town that loves a school prom

More than 3,000 guests dress up for this year’s event in the small town of Midsomer Norton. Source: BBC Feeds Link: The English town that loves a school prom

Ocado supermarket trials driverless van deliveries

Internet-based grocer Ocado teams up with a robotics firm to test driverless deliveries in London. Source: BBC Feeds Link: Ocado supermarket trials driverless van deliveries

Grenfell fire: Retired judge to lead disaster inquiry

The appointment of Sir Martin Moore-Bick is likely to be confirmed in a government statement. Source: BBC Feeds Link: Grenfell fire: Retired judge to lead disaster inquiry

Orkney cliff fall tour guide named by police

The 23-year-old was leading a minibus group on a tour when he fell from a cliff in Orkney. Source: BBC Feeds Link: Orkney cliff fall tour guide named by...