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Man dies after sea rescue at Welsh beauty spot

Salisbury Journal: A man has died and a boy needed hospital treatment after a rescue at Three Cliffs Bay, South Wales

12:24am Wednesday 29th July 2015

A man has died and a boy needed hospital treatment after a sea rescue at a south Wales beauty spot.

George Osborne: We must fix relationship with 'single market' EU

Salisbury Journal: George Osborne has warned Britain must fix its economic relationship with Brussels

12:22am Wednesday 29th July 2015

Britain must fix its economic relationship with Brussels to persuade the voters it is right to remain in the European Union, George Osborne has warned.

Baby risks during natural breech birth 'very small'

Salisbury Journal: The study found that although a ceasarean is safer, the risk brought by vaginal delivery for a breech birth is still very low

12:18am Wednesday 29th July 2015

The risks of a baby dying or suffering complications during a natural breech birth are "very small", experts have said.

Purfleet clothes van raid assault: £3,000 reward offered

Salisbury Journal: Adam Nichols on BBC Crimewatch after his assault

12:18am Wednesday 29th July 2015

A £3,000 reward is being offered in return for information about a "horrifying" assault in which a former professional footballer was stripped, Tasered and beaten by a gang of masked men.

Woman who dumped two knives near Westminster sought by police

Salisbury Journal: CCTV image issued by the Metropolitan Police of a woman they are trying to identify who asked a police officer for access to a highly restricted area in Westminster, London

12:18am Wednesday 29th July 2015

A woman who twice tried to gain access to a "highly restricted area" in Westminster before dumping two large knives nearby is being sought by Scotland Yard.

AA insists street lights save lives despite research denying accident link

Salisbury Journal: Turning off street lights does not increase crime or traffic accidents, research suggests

12:18am Wednesday 29th July 2015

Turning street lights off at night does not lead to more crime or traffic accidents, researchers have said.

Jeremy Corbyn on course to take Labour's top job after storming 20 points ahead

Salisbury Journal: Left-wing Labour leadership contender Jeremy Corbyn

12:18am Wednesday 29th July 2015

Radical left-winger Jeremy Corbyn is on course to take Labour's top job after storming 20 points ahead of his rivals, according to private polling.

Firms to reveal action on ensuring slave labour is not being used

Salisbury Journal: The announcements are part of a package aimed at the problem of "modern day slavery"

12:18am Wednesday 29th July 2015

Thousands of Britain's biggest firms will be forced to reveal whether they have taken action to ensure they do not use child or slave labour under plans set out by the Prime Minister.

Calais migrants: UK to spend extra £7m on security boost

Salisbury Journal: Home Secretary Theresa May has agreed to spend an extra £7 million to step up security at the Channel Tunnel railhead in Coquelles

12:18am Wednesday 29th July 2015

Britain has agreed to spend an extra £7 million to tackle the Calais migrant crisis amid criticism of its handling of the tunnel invasions.

New NHS guidance on end-of life treatment after Liverpool Care Pathway withdrawn

Salisbury Journal: The advice governs treatment of patients nearing the end of their lives

12:12am Wednesday 29th July 2015

Decisions on when patients are reaching the end of their life should be taken by a number of health experts rather than relying on the medical opinion of just one doctor, according to new guidance from health officials.

Want to own a bit of Tom Cruise? Well now you can, sort of...

Salisbury Journal: Want to own a bit of Tom Cruise? Well now you can, sort of...

12:11am Wednesday 29th July 2015

His famous outfit is going under the hammer.

Two-thirds of over-45s 'ignoring pensions'

Salisbury Journal: Some 63% of over-45s said they pay little or no attention to their pension

12:05am Wednesday 29th July 2015

Nearly two-thirds of people aged over 45 who are not yet retired admit to paying little or no attention to their pensions, a survey has found.

Quarter of young adults 'still using bank parents chose for them'

Salisbury Journal: Young adults also said they believed big tech companies could provide the financial services they need, away from banks

12:05am Wednesday 29th July 2015

One in four young adults is still using the bank account chosen for them by their parents when they were a child, according to new research.

Insolvencies tipped to fall again as confidence in economy picks up

Salisbury Journal: The Insolvency Service is releasing new figures on the number of people going insolvent across England and Wales

12:05am Wednesday 29th July 2015

The number of people going insolvent across England and Wales is expected to have fallen further in official figures released today.

No one could quite believe the misfortune of this guy on Brits Behind Bars

Salisbury Journal: No one could quite believe the misfortune of this guy on Brits Behind Bars

11:06pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

Dan Macdonald faced extradition on drug smuggling charges and his only proof of innocence lay in a single letter… A letter he’d lost.

YouTube queen Zoella's former best friend Gabriella Lindley reveals why they're no longer buddies

Salisbury Journal: YouTube queen Zoella's former best friend Gabriella Lindley reveals why they're no longer buddies

10:57pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

Gabriella blames intrusive fans who said she was using Zoella for fame.

9 thoughts everyone had while watching the new series of Three Day Nanny

Salisbury Journal: 9 thoughts everyone had while watching the new series of Three Day Nanny

9:39pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

Is that child really actually called Willow? And when can we expect to see a spin-off series about Maurice the Uniform Bear?

Helen Mirren and Liam Neeson and 10 other celebrity romances you had forgotten about

Salisbury Journal: Helen Mirren and Liam Neeson and 10 other celebrity romances you had forgotten about

9:39pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

Here are some other celebrity couples you may have been surprised at.

Stunning images from Impossible, the West End's new magic show

Salisbury Journal: Stunning images from Impossible, the West End's new magic show

9:28pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

A little bit of magic is set to take the West End by storm…

Nadal bounces back in Hamburg

Salisbury Journal: Rafael Nadal made a winning return to action in Hamburg

7:25pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

Rafael Nadal had to recover from a set down against fellow Spaniard Fernando Verdasco before easing through to the second round of the bet-at-home Open in Hamburg.

Anger at Peta calls to pension off Jolly Fisherman of Skegness

Salisbury Journal: The Jolly Fisherman of Skegness

7:18pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

Calls for Skegness to pension off its century-old Jolly Fisherman mascot in favour of an "animal-friendly" replacement have been rubbished by local councillors.

American dentist wanted by police after protected lion Cecil is shot dead

Salisbury Journal: Cecil strolls around in Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe (AP)

7:15pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

An American dentist is wanted by police after a well-known protected lion was shot dead.

Calais migrants: UK to spend extra £7m on security boost

Salisbury Journal: A migrant trying to board UK bound lorries on the main road into Calais ferry port (PA/file)

7:15pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

Britain has agreed to spend an extra £7 million to tackle the Calais migrant crisis amid criticism of its handling of the tunnel invasions.

University staff not twits to woo Yoda the owl with library card

Salisbury Journal: A library card issued to a European Eagle Owl named Yoda in recognition of his work tackling seagulls at a university campus (University of Bath/PA)

5:37pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

An owl has been issued with his own library card in recognition of his work tackling seagulls at a university campus.

Parking sign error could cost Swansea council £22,000

Salisbury Journal: Up to 320 tickets have been slapped on the windscreens of drivers who parked in a loading bay near the city's museum

5:37pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

A parking sign error could end up costing a Welsh council more than £22,000 in refunds to motorists.

Police leave voicemail on M9 crash victim's phone

Salisbury Journal: Lamara Bell died a week after being involved in a crash on the M9 which police did not discover for three days (Police Scotland/PA Wire)

5:37pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

Police called crash victim Lamara Bell's phone 10 days after she died, her family have revealed.

Frank Ocean still hasn't released the album he promised in July and people are getting very distressed

Salisbury Journal: Frank Ocean still hasn't released the album he promised in July and people are getting very distressed

5:30pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

Frank Ocean, why’d July about releasing your album this month?

Kim and Khloe Kardashian shown clashing with Caitlyn Jenner in I Am Cait preview

Salisbury Journal: Kim Kardashian shares throwback photo of herself naked and covered in silver paint

5:30pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

Kim and Khloe are uneasy with the way that Caitlyn has spoken about her family and her former marriage to Kris.

Diane Keaton to play nun opposite Jude Law in new drama

Salisbury Journal: Diane Keaton to play nun opposite Jude Law in new drama

5:22pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

Diane is set to play Sister Mary in the eight-part series The Young Pope.

Drama and disaster strike Emmerdale! What's going to happen?

Salisbury Journal: Drama and disaster strike Emmerdale! What's going to happen?

5:00pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

Death, destruction and drama – it can only be Emmerdale’s disaster week.

X Factor's booming voice is leaving, and fans are devastated

Salisbury Journal: The X Factor 2015: Peter Dickson, voice of the show, has quit

4:51pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

Peter Dickson has been the voiceover for The X Factor from the beginning, but has said goodbye to the show.

Estee Lauder son saves painting for UK with £5m National Gallery donation

Salisbury Journal: The work by Giovanni da Rimini had been sold by the Duke of Northumberland (NPG/PA)

4:44pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

A US billionaire has spent just short of £5 million to keep a 700-year-old painting in the UK.

Accident verdict in death of man who tried to save swimmers in Lanzarote

Salisbury Journal: Anthony Miller drowned during a holiday in Lanzarote when he attempted to save two swimmers in distress, an inquest at Nottingham Coroner's Court heard (Family handout/PA)

4:43pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

A man drowned during a holiday in Lanzarote when he attempted to save two swimmers in distress, an inquest has heard.

Sunshine set to warm England for the weekend

Salisbury Journal: Westerly winds and high pressure from Thursday will bring temperatures in line with normal levels

4:43pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

Hot temperatures and sunshine will warm England again this weekend after days of miserable weather, the Met Office said.

Firefighters cleared of initiation ceremony indecent assault charges

Salisbury Journal: Two firefighters have been cleared by a court over charges involving initiation ceremonies

4:25pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

Two firefighters have been cleared of indecently assaulting new recruits in initiation ceremonies.

Ribena reassurance as Tesco bans lunch box cartons of sugary drinks

Salisbury Journal: Lunch box cartons and small bottles of added sugar juice drinks aimed at children will no longer be sold from the start of the new school year, Tesco said

4:24pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

Ribena has reassured consumers that they can still buy some of its products from Tesco after the supermarket giant announced it will ban sugary cartons aimed at children.

Lambeth cracks down on laughing gas by banning legal highs

Salisbury Journal: Discarded nitrous oxide canisters

4:23pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

A London council is cracking down on laughing gas by banning the use and supply of legal highs in public areas across the whole borough.

Vidal signs for Bayern

Salisbury Journal: Arturo Vidal has completed his move from Juventus to Bayern Munich

3:57pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

Chile midfielder Arturo Vidal has completed his move to Bayern Munich from Juventus.

Wenger defends Arsenal spending

Salisbury Journal: Arsene Wenger, pictured, has played down comments from Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho over Arsenal's transfer policy

3:57pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

Arsene Wenger has rejected claims from Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho that Arsenal have abandoned their cautious transfer approach.

Former British boxing champion cleared of Syria trip plot

Salisbury Journal: Anthony Small, 33, denied trying to travel to Syria

3:51pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

A former British boxing champion accused of putting his boxing gloves and championship belt on eBay to raise cash to join Islamic State (IS) is one of three Muslim converts cleared of plotting to travel to Syria.

Clarke keen to test Bairstow

Salisbury Journal: Australia captain Michael Clarke is ready to test returning England batsman Jonny Bairstow at Edgbaston

3:44pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

Australia captain Michael Clarke has warned returning England batsman Jonny Bairstow that his recent exploits in county cricket may not have prepared him for the Ashes.

Burglary victims may not get visit from police says NPCC chief

Salisbury Journal: Sara Thornton, head of the National Police Chiefs' Council, said forces needed to shift their focus away from "traditional" offences in the wake of budget cuts and staff losses (National Police Chiefs' Council/PA)

3:34pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

Burglary victims may not always be visited at home as police prioritise other crimes, one of Britain's most senior officers has suggested.

As Ice T and Coco announce they're expecting a baby, here are 9 moments we loved them

Salisbury Journal: As Ice T and Coco announce they're expecting a baby, here are 9 moments we loved them

3:27pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

The power couple, who have been married since 2002, are expecting a baby. Here’s why we love them.

The X Factor 2015: Peter Dickson, voice of the show, has quit

Salisbury Journal: The X Factor 2015: Peter Dickson, voice of the show, has quit

3:17pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

The voice of The X Factor has quit the show after 11 years.

Good Morning Britain apology after Dame Helen Mirren's TV p-word gaffe

Salisbury Journal: Video grab taken from ITV of Dame Helen Mirren on ITV1's Good Morning Britain (ITV/PA)

3:06pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

Dame Helen Mirren prompted TV presenters to apologise to viewers after she said it "pissed with rain".

X Factor announcer Peter Dickson quits after 11 years

Salisbury Journal: Peter Dickson has been with the singing show since it started

3:06pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

One of the most distinctive voices discovered by The X Factor, announcer Peter Dickson, has announced he has quit.

Young people backed over right to delete material from internet

Salisbury Journal: The iRights plan wants websites to feature a delete button to enable youngsters to request information posted online be removed

3:06pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

The right to delete embarrassing and sometimes incriminating posts from the internet will allow children to become adults without their childhood leaving a permanent mark on the web.

Insolvencies tipped to fall again as confidence in economy picks up

Salisbury Journal:  People are feeling more confident about their finances, according to accountancy and recovery firm Baker Tilly

2:22pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

The number of people going insolvent across England and Wales is expected to have fallen further in official figures released tomorrow.

UK trials for machine which scans and kills cancer

Salisbury Journal: Two sites in the UK are to host tests of a revolutionary machine that scans and kills cancer at the same time

2:19pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

A revolutionary machine that scans and kills cancer at the same time is to be tested on patients in the UK.

Microsoft to launch Windows 10, with new web browser Edge

Salisbury Journal: The new Windows 10 start menu (Microsoft/PA)

2:19pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

Windows 10, the biggest update Microsoft has ever made to its computer software, is set to launch tonight.

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