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Actress Lynda Bellingham dies at 66
Lynda Bellingham has died after a battle with cancer

Actress Lynda Bellingham dies at 66

Actress and presenter Lynda Bellingham died yesterday in her husband Michael's arms, her agent has said.

World news

US airdrops arms to Kurds in Kobani

US airdrops arms to Kurds in Kobani

The US military has airdropped weapons, ammunition and medical supplies to Kurdish forces defending the Syrian city of Kobani against Islamic State militants.

Sport news

Monk fumes at penalty decision

Monk fumes at penalty decision

Garry Monk accused Stoke's Victor Moses of cheating by making a "blatant dive" in Swansea's 2-1 defeat at the Britannia Stadium, adding that the winger should be ashamed of himself and punished for his actions.

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Royal Mail seeks 19,000 Xmas temps

Royal Mail seeks 19,000 Xmas temps

Royal Mail has started its annual recruitment drive to help with the Christmas post, saying 19,000 temporary jobs will be available.

Technology news

Doctor Who game to aid tech skills

Doctor Who game to aid tech skills

Doctor Who is to take education into another dimension - by helping to improve children's computer skills and introduce them to coding.

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