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Grenfell Tower: Teenagers open up about loss

One year on from the Grenfell Tower fire the community is still dealing with loss. In the weeks that followed the fire, youth club the Rugby Portobello Trust, became a support centre for victims of the fire. Now they offer a safe space for teenagers and young people to talk about how the fire affected […]

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PM must put UK before party on Brexit, says Carwyn Jones

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionCarwyn Jones: “It’s time we had a plan” Theresa May should “come clean” on Brexit and put the national interest ahead of her party, Wales’ first minister has said. Carwyn Jones is urging the prime minister to “erase the wobbly red lines” and negotiate positively with the […]

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Collins watches Banks before select committee

The chairman of the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport select committee watched back some of his questioning of the Leave.EU founder from earlier in the week, during a Daily Politics interview. Conservative MP Damian Collins had called Arron Banks before the committee to ask him about fake news claims, and the businessman was also questioned […]

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SNP pledges more action over Brexit bill

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionMr Blackford returned to the Commons the morning after being expelled The SNP will continue to “frustrate what the government are doing as much as we possibly can”, the party’s Westminster leader has said. Ian Blackford led a walk-out of his MPs during Prime Minister’s Questions on […]

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Len McCluskey's coming for me, says Tom Watson

Labour’s Tom Watson says Unite trade union leader Len McCluskey is trying “to take me out as deputy leader”. He told the BBC’s Nick Robinson the union chief was “coming for me” – but he was not going to be “bullied” out of his job. He said he wanted to “bring everyone back together” in […]

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Claire Perry in Commons 'dilation' row with John Bercow

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionClaire Perry asks John Bercow to “consider his behaviour” after accusations of sexist behaviour towards her. Conservative minister Claire Perry has accused John Bercow of making “sexist” comments about her after he told her to avoid “dilation” in the Commons. She said he had used “demeaning language” […]