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UK diver swims to safety after Australia shark scare
…A British diver says he swam 7.5km (4.5 miles) to safety off the coast of Australia after losing sight of his boat and being "followed" by a shark. John Craig, 34, had been spear-fishing underwater in Western Australia on Friday when he…


Thornberry: UK 'heading for no-deal Brexit'
…Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry has said she thinks the UK


Storm Brian: Gale-force winds and high seas hit UK coast
…Water levels were high in Aberaeron harbour Storm Brian has eased after the UK…, Wales, as Storm Brian hits the UK The Environment Agency's national flood duty…


Brexit: UK will struggle to change UK borders in time, says watchdog
…The government will struggle to deliver the "huge changes" required to the UK's… , the UK's spending watchdog. The report warned of a significant increase in workload…. The NAO report warns that the land border between the UK and Ireland may require…


Does Swansea deserve to be UK City of Culture 2021?
… one of five places bidding to be the UK's City of Culture in 2021, after Derry…


Anger over Donald Trump's UK crime tweet
… linking a rise in the UK crime rate to "radical Islamic terror". He said crime… in the UK had risen by 13% amid the "spread" of Islamist terror - despite the figure…, not the whole of the UK. Police recorded 5.2m offences in the last year, the bulk of which…


David Blaine under investigation over UK model's rape claim
…. Police have asked Mr Blaine to travel to the UK for interview under caution…


Longer beaks in UK great tits 'down to garden feeders'
… compared the DNA of more than 3,000 birds in the UK and the Netherlands and established… and could be down to higher numbers of garden bird feeders in the UK, it said. The RSPB… said it may also be one reason for rising great tit numbers in the UK. According…


Greenock jobs lost as Misco UK collapses
… the collapse of Northamptonshire-based computer reseller Misco UK. Administrators from FRP… Advisory said the "vast majority" of Misco's 330 UK staff had been laid off, including… administrator Geoff Rowley said: "Misco UK had made great progress since the change…


100 Women: How to report harassment on UK public transport
…This week, women around the world have been sharing their stories of harassment. From the workplace, to schools, the streets, to buses - women say they experience harassment in all areas of their lives. 100 Women has been focusing on…