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Boxing Day boost for High Street shops

Early figures from retail analyst Springboard show UK shops saw a big increase in business over the Christmas weekend.

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UK's coal plants 'to close by 2025'

The UK's remaining coal-fired power stations will be shut by 2025, energy secretary Amber Rudd is expected to say later.

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VIDEO: VW enthusiasts react to the scandal

Fans of VW cars who gathered recently at an event in the New Forest, give their reaction to the carmaker's emissions scandal.

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