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Colin Pitchfork: Minister may intervene in murderer release

Sun, 20/06/2021 - 2:41pm
Robert Buckland said he was taking advice and considering the matter "very carefully".

ICYMI: Birds, planes and automobiles

Sun, 20/06/2021 - 2:37pm
Brooklyn ducks, a Brittany bird-man, and a race with a difference - some of the stories you might have missed this week.

ICC World Test Championship final: New Zealand's Kyle Jamieson takes back-to-back India wickets

Sun, 20/06/2021 - 2:18pm
New Zealand's Kyle Jamieson takes two India wickets in successive balls while also completing a five-wicket haul during the ICC World Test Championship final.

Tokyo Olympics: Inside the athletes' village

Sun, 20/06/2021 - 2:09pm
Rupert Wingfield-Hayes takes a look at how the athletes' village hopes to mitigate the risk of Covid.

Tokyo Olympics: Ugandan tests positive for Covid in Japan

Sun, 20/06/2021 - 1:42pm
The Ugandan was part of a nine-member squad which were fully vaccinated, reports say.

Andy Burnham's anger at Manchester-Scotland travel ban

Sun, 20/06/2021 - 1:06pm
Greater Manchester mayor Andy Burnham says Nicola Sturgeon's announcement came "out of the blue".

Thelma & Louise stars recall male backlash to film 30 years on

Sun, 20/06/2021 - 1:05pm
Geena Davis and Susan Sarandon reflect on the role of women in film at an anniversary screening.

Conservative councillor's house set on fire in third attack

Sun, 20/06/2021 - 12:53pm
Police are treating the blaze at Graeme Campbell's property in Fortrose Gardens, Motherwell as suspicious.

Stoke-on-Trent crash: Girl, 6, killed and father hurt

Sun, 20/06/2021 - 11:57am
The girl was walking with her father when the pair were reportedly hit by a car, police said.

ICC World Test Championship final: India's Virat Kohli is trapped lbw by Kyle Jamieson of New Zealand

Sun, 20/06/2021 - 11:44am
Virat Kohli is trapped lbw by Kyle Jamieson as the Indian captain is out for 44 in the ICC World Test Championship final in Southampton.

US Open: Rory McIlroy & Louis Oosthuizen feature in best shots of day three

Sun, 20/06/2021 - 11:27am
Rory McIlroy and Louis Oosthuizen feature in day three's best shots from the US Open at Torrey Pines.

Euro 2020: What England need to change against Czech Republic - Alan Shearer

Sun, 20/06/2021 - 11:00am
Former England captain and BBC Sport columnist Alan Shearer says now the dust has settled on Friday's disappointing draw with Scotland, there is no need for the Three Lions to panic.

Cummings revelations 'beyond The Thick of It' - Peter Capaldi

Sun, 20/06/2021 - 10:34am
Peter Capaldi says his famously abrasive character wouldn't fit into the current government landscape.

Mayfair 'guardian angel' who saved man's life after stroke found

Sun, 20/06/2021 - 10:00am
Mathew O'Toole's plea to find the woman who saved him was seen by one of her friends on Saturday.

Was England's enthralling draw against India the perfect advert for women's Tests?

Sun, 20/06/2021 - 8:10am
After England's gripping draw against India, BBC Sport looks at the key moments - and why it was a perfect advert for Test cricket.

Gold coins lost in Black Death confusion found in Reepham

Sun, 20/06/2021 - 7:29am
Hardly any of the leopard coins from 1344 have survived, an expert says.

DUP leadership: Donaldson favourite as nominations open

Sun, 20/06/2021 - 6:46am
Sir Jeffrey Donaldson has made it clear he intends to lead the party from Stormont as first minister.

Are Spurs back to square one in search for new manager?

Sun, 20/06/2021 - 6:32am
All eyes might be on Euro 2020, but Tottenham's managerial search is also serving up plenty of drama.

Covid: Brazil hits 500,000 deaths and outdoor civil weddings

Sun, 20/06/2021 - 5:41am
Five things you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic this Sunday morning.

McIlroy & DeChambeau in US Open hunt as Bland fades

Sun, 20/06/2021 - 2:36am
Rory McIlroy and Bryson DeChambeau attack as Richard Bland's challenge fades, with a closely-fought US Open third round setting the scene for a thrilling final day at Torrey Pines.