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From left, Yvette Cooper, Keir Starmer and Emily Thornberry. Photographs: Neal Leon/AFP/Getty Images; Francois Lenoir/Reuters; Isabel Infantes/AFP/Getty Images

Yvette Cooper Yvette Cooper ran against Corbyn for the leadership in 2015 and is viewed as a centrist. Therefore, she would be likely to face an up-h(...)

A handout photo made available by ITV shows British prime minister and Conservative party leader Boris Johnson (L) and Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn (R) shake hands during the ITV live debate. Photograph: Jonathan Hordle/EPA

Good morning from Manchester, where the reviews are in after last night’s ITV head-to-head debate with Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn. You can read m(...)

Ciaran Carson

Sinéad Morrissey, John Banville and fellow writers salute a great man and a great poet Sinéad Morrissey “It’s not about you, it’s about the lang(...)

The HSE said colposcopy services remain ‘under pressure with increased referrals and the requirement for increased consultation time’. Photograph: iStock

The average wait time for CervicalCheck results has now been reduced to six weeks with turnaround times at one point taking up to six months, the HSE (...)

Protesters in York take part in a demonstration against prime minister Boris Johnson’s decision to suspend parliament. Photograph: PA

Tens of thousands of demonstrators are taking to the streets across Britain and outside the gates of Downing Street this afternoon in protest against (...)

Alicia Turner as Sarah and Maxine Peak as Nellie in a scene from Mike Leigh’s 2018 film, Peterloo. Photograph: Amazon Studios.

What was the Peterloo Massacre and how many were killed? On August 16th, 1819, up to 60,000 working class people from the towns and villages of what (...)

Precisely because Catholics are a minority in Britain, there is not the baggage associated with the church’s position in Ireland and decades of close ties with the State and a dominant role in national life. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The decisive vote last May to remove article 40.3.3 banning abortion from Bunreacht na hÉireann has generally come to be seen as dramatically underlin(...)

‘It’s Friday, it’s five to five … It’s Crackerjack!’

The BBC is to revive the children’s TV show Crackerjack, 35 years after it was last aired. The broadcaster announced that the programme, which origina(...)

Brandon, Lacie and Lia Pearson, who died following a blaze at their home in Greater Manchester. Photograph: Greater Manchester Police/PA Wire

Two men have been handed life sentences for murdering four children when they petrol bombed a family home as part of a feud with the victims’ older br(...)

Alex Ferguson: Guided  Manchester United to 38 trophies during his time at manager at Old Trafford. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA

Alex Ferguson remains in a serious condition at the Salford Royal Hospital following a brain haemorrhage as the football world rallies to his support (...)

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