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Lloyds Share Sale Draws Strong Response

National News October 6, 2015 at 3:43 am

At least £2bn worth of Lloyds shares will be sold next year as the Government seeks to offload its shareholding in the group.

May Vows To Get Tough With Asylum Cheats

National News October 6, 2015 at 3:42 am

The Home Secretary calls for a “tougher approach” to asylum claims, amid speculation in Manchester over the PM’s successor.

Styles And Becks Top Instagram UK Accounts

National News October 6, 2015 at 3:38 am

The site gets 3.5 billion likes every day – but which stars make up the rest of Instagram’s UK top five?

Emotional Impact Of Theft To Hit Sentencing

National News October 6, 2015 at 2:58 am

The courts sentenced 91,000 people for theft last year – but new guidelines could see criminals facing tougher punishments.

Tuesday’s National Newspaper Front Pages

National News October 5, 2015 at 11:38 pm

Sky News takes a look at the stories making a splash in Tuesday’s national newspapers.

UK Tourist Fell To Death While Taking Photo

National News October 5, 2015 at 11:25 pm

A tour firm encouraged Zoe Woolmer and others to climb to a cliff ledge for photos before she “stepped on air”, an inquest hears.

Bus Crash Victim ‘Was Gorgeous Little Boy’

National News October 5, 2015 at 4:56 pm

Rowan Fitzgerald is described as “perfect and kind” as the driver involved is said to be “devastated to the core” by the crash.

Social Media Firms ‘Undermine’ Police On Terror

National News October 5, 2015 at 4:23 pm

Social media is an “immature” business sector that is failing to help police with terrorist investigations, a senior officer says.

Ex-TV Dragon Doug Richard In Child Sex Case

National News October 5, 2015 at 2:06 pm

American entrepreneur Doug Richard appears in court charged with three counts of sexual activity with a girl aged 13.

Ched Evans Conviction Referred To Appeal Court

National News October 5, 2015 at 1:15 pm

The ex-Sheffield United and Wales striker thanks football fans for supporting him as he fights to overturn his rape conviction.