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Women's life expectancy falls in England's poorest areas


Women's life expectancy falls in England's poorest areas

The life expectancy of women has fallen in the most deprived areas of England, according to a new report. Read more? Click here

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Brexit: EU set to agree UK trade talks mandate


Brexit: EU set to agree UK trade talks mandate

Ministers from the EU will meet in Brussels later to finalise their red lines for talks with the UK. Read more? Click here

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Environment Agency chief: Avoid building new homes on flood plains


Environment Agency chief: Avoid building new homes on flood plains

The head of the Environment Agency says new buildings should be made more resilient to flooding. Read more? Click here

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Military Wives: 'Director didn't want us to sound too slick'


Military Wives: 'Director didn't want us to sound too slick'

The film inspired by much more than Gareth Malone’s famous BBC choir series. Read more? Click here

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Where are all the UK’s new homes being built?


Where are all the UK’s new homes being built?

More and more new homes are needed to house a growing population – but where are they springing up? Read more? Click here

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Call for 'date rape' drug GHB to be reclassified


Call for 'date rape' drug GHB to be reclassified

A mother whose son was found dead with high levels of GHB in his system wants it to be a class A drug. Read more? Click […]

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Prefab homes: Are they set for a comeback?


Prefab homes: Are they set for a comeback?

A new version of the post-war prefab could give social housing a boost in Wales, as funding is unveiled. Read more? Click here

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Housing: The Yimbys who want to shake up suburbia


Housing: The Yimbys who want to shake up suburbia

BBC News meets a pressure group called London Yimby which thinks it has a solution to the housing crisis. Read more? Click here

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Period poverty: MSPs set to back plans for free sanitary products


Period poverty: MSPs set to back plans for free sanitary products

Labour MSP Monica Lennon’s bill now has the support of all parties following a government U-turn. Read more? Click here

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Poorest women's life expectancy declines, finds report


Poorest women's life expectancy declines, finds report

The gap between the health of rich and poor in England is widening, according to a report. Read more? Click here

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