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Pippa Middleton is listed as the claimant in a case scheduled to be heard at the High Court in London on Wednesday

Pippa Middleton action against 'persons unknown' set for High Court

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge taste the local food during a visit to the Mission Hill winery in Kelowna

William and Kate face up to culinary challenge of geoduck on Canada tour

Historian E P Thompson grew disillusioned with the Communist Party of Great Britain, seen here launching its election campaign in London's Trafalgar Square, newly released files show

I've left you: Historian's break-up letter to Communist Party revealed

Spanish born Juan Pujol Garcia was a double agent for Britain during the Second World War

Homesick wife 'almost blew double agent's cover'

Production has begun again at the Dalzell steel plate mill in Motherwell (Warren Media/PA Wire)

Dalzell steelworks to reopen nine months after production halted

Stroke victims can often suffer a deterioration in their vision

Computer treatment helps stroke-induced blindness

Macmillan Cancer Support says there are roughly 110,000 people in the UK caring for a parent with cancer and their own children

110,000 'sandwich generation' cancer carers in UK, says Macmillan support group

Patients diagnosed with cancer in an emergency situation don't do as well as patients who are diagnosed by their doctor

A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - study

Shadow health secretary Diane Abbott said sustainability and transformation plans were being used as a cloak for cuts and closures

Health bodies given guidelines on how to explain why a hospital is closing

Experts had already noted that signs of ageing such as wrinkles and thinning skin often appear much later in people who have experienced acne

Acne sufferers stay looking youthful for longer, research shows

MPs said Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt must do something to stop hospitals discharging some patients at night

Hospitals must end 'potentially dangerous' night discharges, MPs say

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn

Corbyn to pledge to restore fund to help communities deal with immigration

The former Coronation Street actress will stand for Labour in the seat

Labour candidate to face nine rivals in poll prompted by Jo Cox's death

International Trade Secretary Liam Fox gave a speech at the WTO in Geneva

Liam Fox accused of delivering 'bland platitudes' over Brexit in WTO speech

Sir Terry Wogan was being remembered at a service of thanksgiving at Westminster Abbey

Sir Terry Wogan hailed as broadcaster for all time at thanksgiving service

Natalie McGarry MP has been charged amid a fraud probe

Natalie McGarry MP charged over fraud allegations

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump shakes hands with Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton following the presidential debate at Hofstra University (AP)

Hillary Clinton uses TV debate to attack Donald Trump's 'racist behaviour'

Experts said that the NHS has reached a "tipping point"

NHS facing a 'tsunami' of patients in A&E departments, experts warn

Boris Johnson is on a charm offensive

Boris Johnson uses washing machine diplomacy in Turkish charm offensive

Five-month-old Abrahim Hassan was conceived from an egg containing nuclear DNA from his mother and father, and mitochondrial DNA from a 'second' mother

First baby with three genetic parents born in Mexico

The Smiler rollercoaster at Alton Towers

Alton Towers fined £5m for Smiler crash after 'catastrophic' safety breach

The HIgh Court is hearing evidence in a legal battle over a controversial Ofsted report on an Islamic school that cannot be named

Pupils at Islamic school spoke out against segregation, High Court told

Pippa Middleton is listed as the claimant in the case

Pippa Middleton takes High Court action against 'person or persons unknown'

Teacher Donna Bull was among 50 people who died when the Tatarstan Airlines plane crashed in 2013

Death crash aircraft pilot 'had no formal training', teacher's inquest told

Flowers left at Russell Square tube station, London, as Britain remembered the July 7 bombings

Disillusion with politics is fuelling extremism, young Muslim leader warns

The tanker has delivered shale gas from the US to Grangemouth

US shale gas shipment arrives amid storm over fracking

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge walk through the Great Bear Rainforest in Bella Bella

William and Kate charm the Heiltsuk Nation in remote Canada rainforest

Southwark Crown Court heard of lavish spending with the card

'Banker bribed with sex parties cash in exchange for loans'

A legal assessment has concluded that the decisions not to bring sex assault charges against Sir Cliff Richard were correct

Sir Cliff Richard 'obviously pleased' as ruling on sex assault charges upheld

Michael Fallon said Nato must remain the cornerstone of Britain's defence

Defence Secretary 'will continue to oppose EU army plan'

Forecasts for the UK economy after the Brexit vote vary, the WTO said

Trade body predicts 'growth slowdown but not outright recession' for UK in 2017

Mark Boleat reiterated the importance for the Square Mile's financial institutions to retain passporting rights

Government urged to redouble efforts to maintain access to single market

South Yorkshire Police officers search an olive grove on the Greek island of Kos, close to where toddler Ben Needham went missing 25 years ago

Fabric found in Kos search for missing Ben Needham

British YouTube personality Calum McSwiggan posted a picture to Instagram after he was arrested (Calum McSwiggan/PA)

YouTube star Calum McSwiggan denies lying to police over LA assault claim

There was widespread damage in Ballater, Aberdeenshire, caused by flooding last winter

Queen to visit Ballater residents hit by Storm Frank floods

A bee on a Manuka bush

Manuka honey hailed for ability to keep medical devices free from infection

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn prepares his keynote speech in his hotel, which he will deliver on Wednesday during the Labour Autumn Conference at the ACC Liverpool.

Jeremy Corbyn confident of 'effective' front bench team despite MP divisions

Sam Allardyce at England's game against Slovakia in Trnava

England manager Sam Allardyce 'filmed giving advice on getting around FA rules'

While the scientists are stressing they have found evidence but not proof, no other natural phenomenon is known that can explain the results

Hubble spots 'water vapour plumes' erupting from Jupiter's moon Europa

HMRC was rebuked for not achieving good value for money in early bids to help other countries improve tax collection

Government aid programme attacked over value for money in overseas schemes

Plymouth re-branded itself 'Britain's Ocean City'

English tourism forecast to outgrow general economy for 10 years

Prisoners found it easier to get banned sustances than clothes or bedsheets, the report found

'Easier for inmates to get illegal drugs than clothes or sheets' in HMP Bedford

Top children's doctors expressed concern that one in 20 premature babies are not having their temperature recorded in a timely manner

Children's doctors concern over number of premature babies at hypothermia risk

Almost one in 10 parents said their child has been involved in a cyberbullying incident

Campaigners warn of cyberbullying rise at start of new school year

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon is to address the Institute of Directors' annual convention in London's Royal Albert Hall

Nicola Sturgeon urges UK Government to reverse austerity after Brexit vote

Members of the Rail, Maritime and Transport union will walk out on October 3

Virgin Trains East Coast workers to strike on October 3

Commuters are collecting money to fund a legal review

Passengers backing legal review against Southern Railway franchise deal

Monarch said it was 'trading well' and expected to make £40 million before tax and other deductions by the end of the financial year to October

Monarch Airlines takeover speculation amid claims of market turbulence

Michael Bancroft leaves Southwark Crown Court in London, where he is charged with conspiracy to corrupt, fraudulent trading and conspiracy to conceal criminal property in connection with a £245 million loan scam

Bankers and consultants 'participated in £245m loans scam'

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