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Spectacular Northern Lights Illuminate Sky Over UK
Offbeat  (tags: Aurora Borealis, UK )

Raymond
- 323 days ago - bbc.co.uk
There have been spectacular displays of the Aurora Borealis - better known as the Northern Lights - across parts of the UK overnight.
White Zimbabwean Farming Family Are Driven Off Their Land to Make Way for Black British Doctor Who Runs Slimming Clinic in UK
Offbeat  (tags: zimbawe, rhodesia, uk, british, mugabe, land, seized, farmers )

Scooby
- 357 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A family of white Zimbabwean farmers have been evicted from their land after it was handed over to a British doctor who runs a weightloss clinic in Nottingham.
Gorilla Born in Rare C-Section 'Teething and Giggling'
Offbeat  (tags: Rare C-section, Birth, Animal, England, UK )

Raymond
- 305 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A female gorilla born after a rare emergency caesarean section at Bristol Zoo six weeks ago is "teething and has even giggled", the zoo says.
Second EU Referendum Petition Investigated for Fraud
Offbeat  (tags: UK /EU Referendum, Petition, Fraud, UK )

Raymond
- 211 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The House of Commons petitions committee is investigating allegations of fraud in connection with a petition calling for a second EU referendum. Its inquiry is focused on the possibility that some names could be fraudulent - 77,000 signatures
Old Trafford: Controlled Explosion Carried Out as Man Utd Game Called Off
Offbeat  (tags: Sport, Footbal/Soccer, Bomb, Controlled Explosion, Old Trafford, Manchester, UK )

Raymond
- 253 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A controlled explosion has been carried out at Old Trafford after a suspect package was found ahead of Manchester United's match against Bournemouth.
Ancient Norman Castle Which Survived Wars of the Roses Faces Crumbling Into a River Thanks to Storm Desmond Floods
Offbeat  (tags: cockermouth castle, wars of the roses, history, floods, uk )

Scooby
- 365 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
An ancient castle which is more than one thousand years and has survived the War of the Roses and multiple sieges is in danger of crumbling into a river.
War-Wounded Military Dog Awarded Charity Medal
Offbeat  (tags: Military Dog, Animals, USA, UK )

Raymond
- 293 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A military dog who lost her leg on duty in Afghanistan has received a vet charity's medal honouring the work of animals in war.
What 32 Celebrities Wore to Meet the Queen
Offbeat  (tags: Queen, UK, outfits, UK, meeting )

Scooby
- 307 days ago - marieclaire.com
God save our queen
I-Wonder: How Did Britain Build the NHS?
Offbeat  (tags: Health Care, Birth of the NHS, UK )

Raymond
- 301 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The National Health Service was born from a truly ground-breaking postwar policy. It was founded on the fundamental principle that healthcare would be free at the point of access.
May, Merkel and Europe's Big Problem
Offbeat  (tags: EU, UK, May, Merkel )

Raymond
- 187 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Two leaders, two women, two no nonsense, pragmatic, problem solvers are to meet at the start of a process of trying to solve one of the biggest they - and, indeed, Europe - has ever faced.
Pioneering Cancer Drug Combination Approved
Offbeat  (tags: Combined Cancer Drug, Approved, NICE, NHS, UK )

Raymond
- 218 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A pioneering pair of cancer drugs that unleash the immune system on tumours will be paid for by the NHS in England.
Yes Minister - Why Britain Joined the European Union   video
Offbeat  (tags: UK, Britain, EU, Yes Minister, politics, diplomacy, humour )

Evelyn
- 215 days ago - youtu.be
Old - but very pertinent right now!!
EU Referendum: Brexit Sparks Calls for Other EU Votes
Offbeat  (tags: EU Referendum, UK, EU Project, Europe )

Raymond
- 213 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The UK's vote to leave the EU has sparked demands from far-right parties for referendums in other member states. France's National Front leader Marine Le Pen said the French must now also have the right to choose
World Reaction as UK Votes to Leave EU
Offbeat  (tags: EU Referendum, Global Reaction, UK, Brexit )

Raymond
- 213 days ago - bbc.co.uk
International reaction has been coming in as the UK votes to leave the European Union.
 

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