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Lady Leshurr: How tooth brushing made a YouTube star

Ten years ago, Lady Leshurr would’ve been considered a rapper, pure and simple. But today, the 29-year-old’s hugely successful online videos make her difficult to categorise. “I never thought I’d be classed as a YouTuber, but I guess I am technically,” she tells BBC News. “YouTube has done everything for …

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Entire contents of Heathrow Terminal 1 to be sold off

Baggage carousels and check-in desks are going under the hammer as the entire contents of Heathrow Airport’s Terminal 1 is sold. Security scanners from the terminal, which was closed down in 2015, are also being auctioned off. Other things up for grabs include 15 escalators, 1950s artwork and more than …

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Hither Green ‘burglary death’ suspect, 78, bailed

A 78-year-old man arrested on suspicion of murder after a suspected burglar was stabbed to death has been bailed. The man, named locally as Richard Osborn-Brooks, found two intruders in South Park Crescent, Hither Green, south-east London, early on Wednesday. A man armed with a screwdriver forced the homeowner into …

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‘Before this happened I thought I was immune’

Paramedics are only ever a 999 call away from an experience that could change their lives forever. While some might have the good fortune never to have to respond to an emergency like the Grenfell Tower fire or the Manchester Arena bombing, others will have to live with the consequent …

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