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‘Sean was one of Britain’s finest comedians, his boundless creativity, lightning wit and the absurdist brilliance of his work, marked him out as a unique voice in British comedy.’ Photograph: Yui Mok/PA

The comedian Sean Lock has died of cancer at the age of 58, his agent says. The television star, known for his surreal content and deadpan style, was (...)

Members of the World Health Organisation (WHO) team investigating the origins of the Covid-19 coronavirus. Photograph: Hector Retamal/ AFP via Getty

World Health Organisation (WHO) experts have visited an animal disease centre in the Chinese city of Wuhan as part of their investigation into the ori(...)

Virginia Roberts Giuffre: Tells Monday night’s BBC Panorama  that Andrew was “the most hideous dancer I’ve ever seen in my life” and “his sweat was . . . raining basically everywhere”. Photograph: Jefferson Siegel/The New York Times

Prince Andrew’s accuser, Virginia Giuffre, has implored the British public to “stand up beside me to help me fight this fight” and “not accept this as(...)

Pizza Express in Woking, which Prince Andrew said he visited in March 2001. The chain is saddled with high debts and is expected to restructure. Photograph: Andrew Matthews / PA

Image of the week: Pizza debt What a time the Pizza Express chain (known here as Milano) is having. Last month, the company hired advisers to help it(...)

Emily Maitlis grills Prince Andrew

We’ve always had a hunch that the British royal family aren’t like us – how could you be if your mum or granny’s face was on all the banknotes? Yet th(...)

Prince Andrew said the whole episode had not been damaging to the Queen, only to himself, and that the wider royal family ‘couldn’t be more supportive’. File photograph: Lillian Suwanrumpha/AFP

Britain’s Prince Andrew said he could not have had sex with a teenage girl at a socialite’s London home because he returned to his house after a child(...)

Lewis Hamilton: set to earn close to £2 million a race until the end of 2020. Photograph: Charles Coates/Getty Images

Lewis Hamilton refused to rule out that championship rivals Ferrari attempted to lure him away from Mercedes. Hamilton put an end to more than seven (...)

File image from July 2013 of late Status Quo guitarist Rick Parfitt.  File photograph: Ian West/PA Wire

Status Quo guitarist Rick Parfitt has been remembered at his funeral by his former bandmates, who arrived at the crematorium in the group’s double-de(...)

McLaren’s simulator “gives us the ability to test or measure very tiny interventions in a controlled environment”, says chief innovation officer Geoff McGrath.

In the world of motor sport, McLaren has a distinguished record of innovation, from the use of carbon fibre to create ultralight, ultrastrong chassis (...)

Clare and Kevin Flynn. “We both voted to Leave,” said Kevin, whose parents emigrated to Britain from Limerick and Meath. “I think we just need our own country back. We shouldn’t be dictated by Germans, or anyone else. We should be independent.”

Fishmonger Pat O’Connell debated the merits of an ugly monkfish with Queen Elizabeth II when she stopped at his stall in the English Market five years(...)