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Paul Thornley, Noma Dumezweni and Jamie Parker, who will play Ron Weasley, Hermione Granger and Harry Potter in the Harry Potter And The Cursed Child stage play

Actors to play Harry Potter's wife and son in The Cursed Child revealed

Emily Gardner died in the Brixham Harbour accident while on holiday with a friend's family in May last year (PA/Devon and Cornwall Police)

Teenager speedboat death inquest set to resume

Around 1,000 NHS workers have been hurt caring for obese patients

1,000 NHS workers injured while caring for obese patients

Volkswagen posted a 19.3% drop in pre-tax profits to £2.4bn for the three months to the end of March

Volkswagen profits tumble as emissions scandal takes toll

Elliott Johnson took his own life after alleged bullying

Inquest into young Tory activist's death to get under way

The report hailed the UK as having "led the world" in its anti-slavery strategy

45 million people worldwide 'trapped in modern slavery'

Member of the armed forces rehearse outside St Magnus Cathedral ahead of the service

Cameron to pay tribute to war dead at Battle of Jutland centenary service

The cameras cover a range from a quarter of a mile on Tower Bridge to 99 miles on the A9 between Dunblane and Inverness

Average speed cameras on 50 stretches of UK highways

Muhaydin Mire is accused of a knife attack at a London Tube station

Man to go on trial accused of Tube station knife attack

The inquiry is handling claims of historic abuse in institutions

Historic abuse inquiry to examine claims about Kincora Boys' Home

Mobo Awards founder Kanya King

Mobo Awards to celebrate 21st birthday in Glasgow

GlaxoSmithKline will provide Strimvelis, the first ex-vivo stem cell gene therapy to treat patients with ADA-SCID

GlaxoSmithKline to provide unique child gene therapy

People who have their lower limbs put into plaster casts are at a significantly higher risk of developing a venous thromboembolism

Audit raises concern over blood clot risk assessment numbers

Val McDermid said she would not follow Leave campaigners Nigel Farage, Boris Johnson and Michael Gove 'out of a burning building'

Writer Val McDermid warns Brexit could lead to second Scottish referendum

Stephen Hawking says the UK needs to be part of a larger group of nations

Staying in EU will protect scientific research, says Stephen Hawking

Jon Snow has not been impressed by the tactics of either side in the EU referendum campaign

Broadcaster Jon Snow condemns 'abusive and boring' EU referendum campaign

Leave campaigner Chris Grayling says Brussels will "start to set the rules for the NHS" in Britain remains in the EU

Brussels reforms will dictate NHS rules, Chris Grayling warns

Murdered British expat Patricia Wilson, right, with her mother Jean (Slater and Gordon/PA)

Gardener convicted of murdering expat lover in France

Up to half a million refugees and their relatives could move to Britain after 2020, a report claims

500,000 refugees 'could move to UK after 2020 under EU rules'

Chancellor George Osborne challenged claims that fuel bills could be slashed by voting to leave the EU

Vote Leave's cheaper energy bills claim 'fantasy economics'

National Institute of Health and Care Excellence guidance states all children with diabetes should have their blood sugar levels checked

Three-quarters of older children with diabetes not getting key checks - report

Youngsters who go to A&E with medical illnesses are supposed to have their vital signs recorded in their notes within 15 minutes

A&E essential checks on child patients 'not always recorded'

Winterbourne View residential hospital

Winterbourne View scandal families urge PM to shut 'outdated care units'

Competitors take part in the annual unofficial cheese rolling at Cooper's Hill in Brockworth, Gloucestershire

Cheese chaser a champion again - but he still has no taste for Double Gloucester

Police arrested five people after disorder marred the end of the Luton Carnival

Four stabbed in clashes at end of Luton Carnival

Researchers said chemicals found in many plastics like reusable drinks bottles may be disrupting hormones that stimulate the growth of dental enamel

Chemicals found in drinks bottles and food containers 'weaken children's teeth'

The Duke of Edinburgh has been advised by his doctor not to take part in the Battle of Jutland commemorations on Orkney this week

Duke of Edinburgh to miss Battle of Jutland commemorations after doctor's advice

Both the pilot and a passenger were killed, West Mercia Police said

Two killed after light aircraft crashes in field

HMS Bulwark was deployed to the Mediterranean last May

Unpoliced UK coastline being targeted by people smugglers, warns union chief

Murdered British expat Patricia Wilson, right, with her mother Jean (Slater and Gordon/PA Wire)

Gardener convicted of murdering expat lover in France

One Direction star Niall Horan surprised young cancer sufferers with a surprise visit (Cancer Research UK/PA)

Niall Horan meets young cancer sufferers in bowling alley visit

Bear Grylls: Mission Survive has not been commissioned for a third series

Bear Grylls: Mission Survive axed by ITV

Scientists say they are closer to understanding the role of a gene linked to breast and ovarian cancer

Scientists make progress over gene linked to breast and ovarian cancer

The revamped Top Gear with Chris Evans failed to reached the viewing figures achieved by the last series with Jeremy Clarkson

Revamped Top Gear fails to hit viewing numbers of last series

Sadiq Khan and David Cameron shared a platform to back the bid to keep the UK in the European Union

David Cameron praises Sadiq Khan after London mayoral victory

Robert Hiscox in his White Horse Bookshop in Marlborough, Wiltshire

David Cameron's EU campaign 'corrupt', says insurer Hiscox's former chairman

A search and rescue helicopter was deployed

British pair remanded after 18 Albanians rescued in English Channel

Two men have been stabbed during a fight outside a nightclub in Manchester

Police probe starts as two men stabbed outside nightclub

Police and stewards with fans in the stands at Wembley

Millwall vow to impose life bans after fans' Wembley disorder

Justice Secretary Michael Gove has ordered a review of the cases where criminals have served more than the original tariff imposed by the courts

Ken Clarke blasts 'ridiculous' prison sentencing rules

English wines are increasingly winning recognition internationally, said the report

UK wine industry adding 'sparkle' as new vineyards open up

Thirty Britons died at Sousse

Tunisians urge rethink in travel advice from Foreign Office

Liam Fee was found dead in 2014 (Police Scotland/PA)

Liam Fee murder trial jury to resume deliberations

Chris Evans had a light-hearted dig at Jeremy Clarkson as the revamped Top Gear launched

Chris Evans hits back at critics...new Top Gear is a hit - official!

PM David Cameron makes a joint appearance with Mayor of London Sadiq Khan as they launch the Britain Stronger in Europe guarantee card at Roehampton University in west London

PM hails 'extraordinary coalition' as he joins Sadiq Khan in EU campaign

Staff running a typical intensive care unit (ICU) in Belgium carried out a study of noise levels in one ward after complaints from patients.

Noise in intensive care unit 'clearly exceeded' recommended level

The provost of Eton College said it was wrong to punish children for decisions taken by their parents

Eton College provost in Tory quit threat over 'social engineering'

The TaxPayers' Alliance said some beverages laden with sugar will be exempt from the levy

Sugar tax 'has nothing to do with sugar content' and will 'hit poorest hardest'

Louis Tomlinson was a guest at the Leicester City player's wedding

Louis Tomlinson says playing Jamie Vardy would be 'golden opportunity'

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