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Poll: Do you want Britain to remain part of the EU?


David Cameron has been given a fresh indication of the resistance he will encounter in his plan to renegotiate the UK's relationship with Brussels as a senior French minister warned against the creation of an "a la carte" European Union where members could pick and choose the aspects they liked.

Rising stars sample life in the fast lane


Young stars from Wolverhampton & Bilston Athletics Club got a taste of the professional life after strutting their stuff in front of thousands at last weekend’s Sainsbury’s Grand Prix.

Second Alton Towers rollercoaster closed

Members of the public arrive at Alton Towers in Staffordshire, as the theme park reopened following a rollercoaster crash which saw four people seriously injured

Another rollercoaster ride at Alton Towers has been closed after breaking down - a week after a crash at the theme park forced a teenage girl to have her leg amputated.

Arctic convoy veteran Sid on parade


A 92-year-old war veteran who took part in the Arctic convoys to Russia has spoken of his pride after attending a special church service at Westminster Abbey to mark the 70th anniversary of VE Day.