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91-year-old grandmother who became the first person in the world to have a Covid-19 vaccine has urged people to have their booster jab, after receiving her shot. Margaret Keenan returned to University Hospital Coventry, in the West Midlands – where she had the historic injection in December 2020 – to get her booster on Friday. […]

Warwickshire clinched the LV= Insurance County Championship after defeating Somerset by 118 runs on a raucous ‘I was there’ afternoon for their fans at Edgbaston. The Bears began the final day knowing that victory would secure their first title since 2012 and the eighth in their history – and their plans came together perfectly. First […]

The Duchess of Cambridge has praised Emma Raducanu’s “seriously impressive” achievement winning the US Open women’s title as the British tennis sensation was officially welcomed home. Raducanu has been on a whirlwind ride since her historic win in New York earlier this month ended the nation’s 44-year wait for a women’s Grand Slam champion. Kate […]

Chris Pratt and Anya Taylor-Joy are to voice characters in a new animated film based on the world of Super Mario Bros. Guardians Of The Galaxy star Pratt will voice the classic Nintendo character Mario, while Taylor-Joy, known for The Queen’s Gambit, will bring Princess Peach to life. The film is due to be released […]

The Transport Secretary has tried to dissuade drivers from panic buying petrol, after BP was forced to close down a handful of its forecourts. Grant Shapps said on Friday that motorists should “carry on as normal”. “The advice would be to carry on as normal, and that is what BP is saying as well,” he […]

Apple fans queued outside the technology giant’s Regent Street store in central London to be among the first to get hold of the iPhone 13 as the new smartphone range went on sale in the UK. Unveiled last week, the four new iPhone 13 handsets all have improved battery life and cameras. A modest queue […]

World number one Jon Rahm will be sent out in the first match for the second Ryder Cup in succession Europe captain Padraig Harrington hailed his side’s strength in depth after leaving Tommy Fleetwood and Shane Lowry out of the opening session of the 43rd Ryder Cup. Fleetwood won all four of his matches together […]

The money they raise on October 3 will be going to The Fire Fighters Charity, which offers lifelong support for members of the fire service community If running 26.2 miles was not hard enough, two firefighters will be running the London Marathon inside a mini fire engine. They will be joined in the race by […]

Damien Bendall, who appeared at Southern Derbyshire Magistrates’ Court in Derby on Wednesday, is set to face a hearing at the city’s crown court. A 31-year-old man is due to appear in court charged with four counts of murder after a mother and three children were found dead in a house near Sheffield. The bodies […]

A 38-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of teacher Sabina Nessa, the Metropolitan Police said. The suspect was arrested at an address in Lewisham on Thursday and is being questioned in custody. The force issued CCTV images of a man walking in Pegler Square, Kidbrooke, on the evening Ms Nessa was […]

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