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England and Tottenham legend Greaves dies aged 81

Former England striker and Tottenham’s record goalscorer Jimmy Greaves has died at the age of 81. Greaves began his career with Chelsea before spells at AC Milan, Spurs and West ...

Gas price rise: ‘UK not seeing risks to supplies right now’

Getty Images A spike in wholesale gas prices will not result in goods shortages or price hikes for customers in the UK, a climate change minister has said. COP26 president ...

Gas prices: Are energy bills going up and what can I do?

Getty Images The wholesale price of gas has soared in the UK, Europe and Asia because of a squeeze on supplies. Millions of households in England, Wales and Scotland are ...

Truss hails Aukus defence pact amid French criticism

The UK’s new security agreement with the US and Australia will make it safer and could create hundreds of new jobs, the new foreign secretary has said. The pact, ...

Boris Johnson to call for climate action at UN assembly

PA Media Boris Johnson will urge world leaders to take “concrete action” on climate change during meetings at the UN’s General Assembly in New York this week. The ...

SpaceX: Inspiration4 amateur astronauts return to Earth after three days

Four amateur astronauts have splashed down successfully in the Atlantic Ocean after three days in space. They are the first all-civilian team ever to orbit the Earth. The ...

Four more small energy firms could go bust next week

Getty Images At least four of the smaller UK energy companies are expected to go bust next week amid soaring wholesale gas prices. Industry sources have told the BBC that ...

Holiday surge expected after travel rules change

Reuters A surge in holiday bookings is expected after the government announced on Friday that international travel rules were being simplified in England. Transport Secretary ...

Gas price rises prompt urgent government talks

Getty Images The government is holding urgent talks with representatives from the energy industry amid growing concern about a spike in wholesale gas prices. Business Secretary ...

Afghanistan: Girls excluded as Afghan secondary schools reopen

Getty Images The Taliban have excluded girls from Afghan secondary schools, after they ordered only boys and male teachers to return to the classroom. A statement from the ...