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The star left the show due to scheduling conflicts

Miranda Hart's 'short notice' departure led to Call The Midwife rewrite

Jasmine Waltz entering the Celebrity Big Brother house - she has now waved goodbye.

Jasmine waltzes out of CBB in shock eviction

The cross-party group is seeking to boost access to top professions among young people from more disadvantaged backgrounds

Unpaid internships 'should be banned to improve top jobs access'

Campaigners have called for improved links

Poor transport links to services 'hurting rural communities'

Craig David will be among the featured acts

Craig David and Tinie Tempah among acts for War Child Brits Week

Southern was awarded just one star for punctuality, reliability, seat availability, frequency and value for money

Southern scores its lowest rail satisfaction rating in annual survey with 21%

A survey found most women saw between one and four midwives during their pregnancy

Midwife shortage making women in labour feel like 'cattle', report warns

The agreements relate to bribery and corruption scandals involving intermediaries in overseas markets such as Indonesia and China

Rolls-Royce agrees £671m payment to settle corruption claims

Theresa May does not want an outcome which leaves the UK "half-in, half-out" of the European Union

Theresa May Brexit speech: We do not want 'half-in, half-out' EU deal

Concentrix was brought in to help HMRC cut fraud and error in the tax credit system

Tax credit claimants paid nearly £87,000 after outsourcing plan bungled

The UK is performing better than had been predicted in the wake of its vote to leave the European Union

IMF changes 2017 growth forecast for UK in upward revision

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Jeremy Hunt's firm Hotcourses been sold to IDP Education for more than £30 million

Jeremy Hunt receives £14m from sale of business amid NHS crisis

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Defra has confirmed that bird flu has been found at a turkey farm in Lincolnshire

Bird flu confirmed at Lincolnshire turkey farm

The agreements relate to bribery and corruption scandals involving intermediaries in overseas markets such as Indonesia and China

Rolls-Royce agrees £671m payment to settle corruption claims

Frances Cappuccini, 30, died after giving birth by emergency Caesarean section (Family handout/PA)

Hospital failures led to woman's death after Caesarean procedure, coroner says

Jeremy Corbyn was forced to restate his position on immigration, telling MPs again he is 'not wedded' to free movement of EU nationals

Labour MPs call on Jeremy Corbyn to give clearer message on immigration

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The Bank of England governor said UK economic growth is expected to "remain below past averages for the next few years"

Mark Carney: Household debt and consumer spending a key focus amid rate decision

Flowers on the beach near the Riu Imperial Marhaba hotel in Sousse, Tunisia

Tunisian police 'deliberately stalled arrival at Sousse terror attack scene'

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US president-elect Donald Trump plans to meet Prime Minister Theresa May 'right after I get into the White House'

'Great to hear' Donald Trump wants trade deal with UK, Boris Johnson says

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Democratic Unionist Party leader Arlene Foster speaking before an Assembly Plenary Session at Stormont in Belfast

Ministers insist direct rule not an option as March 2 snap election announced

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The home of children's author Helen Bailey in Royston, Hertfordshire (Hertfordshire Constabulary/PA)

Helen Bailey murder accused told son two men had taken writer, court hears

Emergency services at the scene of a house explosion in Blackley, Manchester, where five people have been injured (Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service/PA)

Terraced house destroyed in blast that left two seriously injured

Rolf Harris denies the charges

Complainant demands apology from Rolf Harris who has 'only himself to blame'

Unions have already taken strike action in a row over jobs

Talks aimed at ending Tube dispute adjourned

An inquest is taking place into the death of Lance Corporal James Brynin

British soldier will not be charged over death of comrade in Afghanistan

The show will take the stage at the Victoria Palace Theatre in central London

UK theatregoers bag tickets to hotly anticipated musical Hamilton

Chris Bryant, joint spokesman for the Committee on Restoration and Renewal of the Palace of Westminster, tours the Houses of Parliament to view the work that needs to be done

Westminster 'should be evacuated to allow multibillion-pound repairs'

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Artist Andy Edwards with Cilla Black's sons Ben, Jack and Robert Willis and artist Emma Rodgers by the statue of the singer at its unveiling outside the Cavern Club in Liverpool

Cilla Black statue unveiled in Liverpool

Fresh figures show that just 18 fines have been issued since they came into force in April 2014 - totalling just £18,000

New employment tribunal fines net just £18,000 of expected £2.8m a year

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The analysis claims that in some cases, schools will lose more than 1,000 pounds per pupil

Parents say perfect storm of cost increases and real term cuts threatens schools

Kris Kristofferson's website announced the date

Kris Kristofferson to perform on Glastonbury's Pyramid Stage

Police at the scene of the shooting near St George's Primary School, Penilee, Glasgow

Man injured in targeted gun attack near Glasgow primary school

Singer Adele appeared in Forbes' annual list of young talents in areas including music, film, TV and sport

British stars Adele, James Bay and Stormzy named in Forbes 30 Under 30 list

The pair will be sentenced at Hull Crown Court

Mother who fed drugs to four-year-old daughter to be sentenced

European Union farming subsidies could be replaced by a model to promote sustainable, nutritious British-grown food.

Food vouchers for sustainable UK food 'could replace farmers' EU benefits'

The RAF is continuing to carry out operations in support of ground forces on both fronts

Two million freed from IS rule in 2016, says Sir Michael Fallon

Barry Bennell is charged with eight child sex offences

Former Crewe Alexandra coach Barry Bennell denies child abuse charges

Bill Gates, a known philanthropist who has pledged to give away most of his wealth, is among the eight billionaires topping the rich list

Inequality more shocking than ever, world leaders warned ahead of talks

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Cameron Logan, 23, died in the blaze at his family home in Milngavie (Police Scotland/PA)

Man due in court over brother's death in New Year's Day house fire

Channel 4 will air the first television ad live from inside the human body as it shows a colonoscopy

Colonoscopy to air as first live TV ad from inside body in cancer campaign

BT has launched a new service to block nuisance callers

BT launches service to block millions of nuisance calls

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson

Public 'lacking trust in Boris Johnson, David Davis and Liam Fox over Brexit'

The drop comes ahead of the Prime Minister's announcement on Tuesday regarding her approach to Brexit negotiations

Pound slumps to three-month low against dollar after 'hard Brexit' reports

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A plastic crocodile toy that was found by an RSPCA officer after reports of a baby crocodile at the side of the road.

Jeepers creatures! RSPCA opens its animal crackers call-out archive

Residents were evacuated after a suspect device was discovered at a block of flats in West Sussex

Man faces explosives charges after Hassocks flats evacuated

More than 50 leading public figures have signed a statement urging people to stand up to Donald Trump

Leading public figures urge people to protest against Donald Trump

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Scientists are calling on Theresa May to attempt to persuade Donald Trump to take the threat of climate change seriously

Theresa May urged to convince Donald Trump to take climate change action

The report states that four clubs - Chelsea, Liverpool, Crystal Palace and Bournemouth - are likely to miss the deadline

Premier League clubs criticised in report into disabled access

Thames Valley Police said the pilot, an unidentified man, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash

Pilot dies after light aircraft crashes at nature reserve

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