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Katie Walsh given late National ride

Sat, 2014-04-05 00:53
Katie Walsh, the most successful female jockey in Grand National history, is given a late ride for Saturday's big race.

VIDEO: Grand piano scales new heights

Sat, 2014-04-05 00:46
A team of 18 cyclists is set to tow a baby grand piano up Cragg Vale - the longest continuous ascent in England.

'He has a knack of making people feel special'

Sat, 2014-04-05 00:34
An L-shaped sofa, eight hours' sleep, Spanish restaurants and tactical brilliance - how Roberto Martinez has transformed Everton

Fort Hood gunman had 'leave dispute'

Sat, 2014-04-05 00:30
A soldier who killed three men at a US Army base had an argument over a leave request shortly before the shooting, reports say.

VIDEO: Income tax threshold set to rise

Sat, 2014-04-05 00:19
Britain will have the highest personal tax allowance in the G7 from Sunday, the Government has claimed.

VIDEO: Quake cleanup continues in Chile

Sat, 2014-04-05 00:14
A clean-up operation is underway in northern Chile where a magnitude 8.2 earthquake caused major damage on Tuesday.

Tourism hopes for storm-hit town

Fri, 2014-04-04 23:50
Aberystwyth businesses affected by storms that hit the seaside town earlier this year are gearing up for the summer season.

Gillian Lynne top choreography tips

Fri, 2014-04-04 23:35
Bafta and Olivier award-winner's tips on the craft of choreography

Charity's defence over hostel killer

Fri, 2014-04-04 23:34
A mental health charity defends its actions after a man suffering from schizophrenia killed a fellow resident of a hostel.

Robot mannequin to test army kit

Fri, 2014-04-04 23:11
The Ministry of Defence is to test armed forces' protective suits using a £1.1m robotic mannequin named the Porton Man.

Missing plane search intensifies

Fri, 2014-04-04 23:10
Dozens of ships and planes join the search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 as the operation moves into its most intensive phase.

Miller 'pressure' and Brucie bows out - the papers

Fri, 2014-04-04 22:02
More details of Culture Secretary Maria Miller's actions during the Parliamentary inquiry into her expense claims are reported along with the news of Sir Bruce Forsyth's decision to stand down from Strictly Come Dancing.

Dozens missing in Solomons floods

Fri, 2014-04-04 21:13
Dozens of people are still missing after flash floods that have killed at least 12 people and left thousands homeless in the Solomon Islands.
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