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The importance of being unionist

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Theresa May has said she would never support a Brexit deal that would damage the integrity of the union From the very moment she entered Number 10, Theresa May said the word “unionist” was important to her. The full title of her party is, after all, the Conservative and […]

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The 'mini-Glastonbury' in a Birmingham back garden

A couple with a passion for live music are helping to tackle mental health issues – by staging a monthly festival at the bottom of their garden in Birmingham. Ade and Vik Adams received National Lottery funding to turn their dream into reality. Treehouse Sessions showcases artists from across the city, and its growing reputation […]

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'Legal high' sales go underground

Image caption New legislation to tackle “legal highs” was introduced last year The sale of so-called legal highs has gone underground after a blanket ban came into force, a report says. While the ban has led to a “considerable reduction” in use of the drugs, street dealers are now the main source of supply. Now […]

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Darts bosses consider 'gamesmanship' crackdown

Gary Anderson took exception to what he viewed as slow play and over-exuberant celebrations by Gerwyn Price and the two clashed verbally on several occasions during the final on Sunday Players could face punishments during darts matches in an effort to deter gamesmanship, the BBC has learned. Gerwyn Price and Gary Anderson have been referred […]