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July 20, 2018 4:04 PM How a litter of four golden pups gave birth to one of the world's most loved dog breeds

When a 19th century lord noted in his stud book that a mix between a yellow Wavy-coated Retriever and a rare Tweed Water Spaniel had delivered four puppies - little did he know he had just recorded the birth of the world's most beloved dog breed. The golden retriever was bred in Scotland in the mid-19th century. At the time, wildfowl hunting was a popular 6

July 19, 2018 2:22 PM Lowestoft 'Thomas the Tank Engine' land train stolen

A land train that carries thousands of holiday visitors up and down the seafront at a Suffolk resort has been stolen. The popular attraction was taken from its Lowestoft home on Tuesday night or early Wednesday morning, police said. It was secured in a container stored between Kensington Gardens and St Mary's Catholic Primary School. "A large lorry with a crane 7

July 19, 2018 4:14 AM Column: It's been great to see flags flown in pride

We’ve seen England flags and Union flags flown with pride rather than as a symbol of thuggish, racist acts of violence against immigrants or opponents. Where once the cross of St George was appropriated by fascists, racists and football hooligans, it is becoming, once more, a symbol of pride. Flags are fascinating. They are at once a threat and a comfort 5

July 17, 2018 11:01 PM Donald Trump’s Secret Service agent DIES after stroke on President Scotland visit

A US Secret Service agent has died in the UK, following a stroke during Donald Trump’s visit to his Turnberry golf resort in Scotland last week, it has been revealed. The agent had 19 years in the service, and had followed Trump to Europe to work on Presidential Protection. He received critical care from medics in Scotland, but died on Tuesday morning 8

July 17, 2018 8:49 PM Rory McIlroy wife: Who is Erica Stoll? When did The Open star & Caroline Wozniacki split?

RORY MCILROY MBE will play in The Open 2018 this week, but what do we know about his wife Erica Stoll? When did they get married, and when did the golfer split with tennis ace Caroline Wozniacki? The 147th Open Championship kicks off at Carnoustie, Scotland, on Thursday. But, as the 29-year-old prepares to take to the golf course this weekend, the details 9

July 14, 2018 12:34 AM Donald Trump MOCKED and HUMILIATED for White House Twitter BLUNDER after UK visit

DONALD Trump has been publicly mocked and humiliated after the White House’s official Twitter account made an embarrassing mistake following the US President’s visit to the UK. The White House’s official Twitter account, which has over 17million followers, said Donald Trump was “departing from the UK” ahead of his trip to Scotland, which to the amusement 18

July 12, 2018 2:58 PM BBC axes Daily Politics show as part of changes to political output

BBC show Daily Politics is being scrapped to make way for a new programme. The move was announced as part of changes to the broadcaster’s political and parliamentary output. Daily Politics, on BBC2, which first aired in 2003, will be replaced by Politics Live, which will air from Monday to Friday. The new programme will be presented four days a week by Jo Coburn 12

July 11, 2018 2:42 PM Trump to face FURIOUS PROTESTS at his two golf courses on Scotland visit

DONALD Trump could face a barrage of abuse when he visits Scotland this weekend, with planned protests set to take place outside his two golf courses. Tens of thousands of people in some of the country’s major cities are being called upon to attend the protests, demonstrating against Mr Trump’s controversial political views since he was elected as President 14

July 9, 2018 8:38 AM Robin Wright breaks her silence over House Of Cards co-star Kevin Spacey

In a preview clip of an interview Wright gave to US show Today, the actress said: “Kevin and I knew each other between action and cut, and in between setups, where we would giggle. “I didn’t really … I didn’t know the man. I knew the incredible craftsman that he is.” A trailer for the sixth and final season of House Of Cards, featuring Wright as US president 10

July 7, 2018 3:00 AM UK weather forecast: Britain braced for HOTTEST day of the YEAR as mercury SOARS past 32C

UK WEATHER is set to blast Britons with the hottest temperatures of the year as mercury soars past 32C on Saturday with Sunday set to bring figures even higher, the Met Office has forecast. Meteorologist Alex Deakin insisted Saturday will start off warm before temperatures skyrocket past 30C. He said: “It won’t be a cold start to Saturday, it could be a little 9