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Thomas Frank: Brentford head coach signs new contract tying him to Bees until 2023

Thomas Frank became Brentford boss when Dean Smith left for Aston Villa in October 2018 Brentford head coach Thomas Frank has signed a new three-and-a-half year contract at Griffin Park. The 46-year-old Dane, who has led Brentford to third in the Championship this season, has now tied himself to...

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Katherine Jenkins mugging: Girl, 15, pleads guilty to robbery

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Welsh mezzo-soprano Katherine Jenkins was helping a robbery victim when she was mugged by the girl A 15-year-old girl has admitted mugging singer Katherine Jenkins and stealing her phone in London. The 39-year-old Welsh mezzo-soprano was attacked after intervening in a street robbery...

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Anthony Knott: Search for missing firefighter continues

Image copyright Family handout Image caption Anthony Knott was due home in the early hours of 21 December The search for a missing firefighter is returning to “a dangerous area” which flooded around an outdoor swimming pool. Anthony Knott, 33, disappeared during a work night out in Lewes, East...

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Government prepared to take ‘further steps’ over racism in football

Rudiger heard monkey noises from crowd – Azpilicueta The government says it will not rule out taking “further steps” if football authorities fail to deal with racism. Play was stopped during Chelsea’s win at Tottenham on Sunday after Antonio Rudiger said he heard monkey noises. The Professional Footballers’ Association...

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Europa League draw: Man Utd v Club Bruges, Arsenal v Olympiakos, Wolves v Espanyol

Manchester United beat Ajax in the 2017 Europa League final Manchester United, Europa League winners in 2017, have been drawn to face Belgian side Club Bruges in the last 32 of this season’s competition. Arsenal will play Greek club Olympiakos while Wolverhampton Wanderers will face La Liga side Espanyol....

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Axed BBC Christmas tree ‘to be replaced soon’

A Christmas tree that was chopped down outside the BBC’s Broadcasting House this weekend “will be replaced soon”, the corporation has said. The 7m (20ft) tree was put up outside the building in central London on 30 November. However, staff pictured the tree being destroyed by workers on Saturday....

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London Bridge: Johnson and Corbyn to attend vigil

Image copyright Met Police Image caption Jack Merritt was a co-ordinator of the Learning Together programme and Saskia Jones was a volunteer on the programme Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn are among those expected to attend a vigil for the victims of the London Bridge attack in the capital...

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General election 2019: Labour vows to cap rent rises for private tenants

Image copyright Getty Images Labour has vowed to “put bad landlords out of business” and bring in rent controls in England, if it wins power. Private rents would not be allowed to go up by more than inflation – and landlords would be fined for letting out sub-standard property....

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West Norwood shooting: Man critically injured

Image copyright Google Image caption The man was found injured close to the junction with Knight’s Hill A man has been critically injured in a shooting in south London. The victim, in his 20s, was found with a gunshot wound in Beulah Hill, near the junction with Knights Hill,...

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