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Thursday, June 22, 2017

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Stolen British supercars shipped to Thailand in tax scam

Dozens of luxury vehicles including Lamborghinis, Porsches and BMWs were stolen from British streets as part of the scam

Grenfell Tower fire: Pressure grows on council boss to quit

The authority's handling of the disaster, in which 79 people died, has been slammed as chaotic and inadequate

Finsbury Park attack: Victim Makram Ali died from multiple injuries

Shortly before the attack, Makram Ali collapsed from a weak leg and was receiving first aid from members of the public when a van crashed into worshippers near a mosque on Seven Sisters Road

Southern Railway commuters face renewed driver strike threat

The ASLEF union made the announcement as a delayed report on the company's performance slammed poor infrastructure - coupled with industrial disputes - for a strain on services to the travelling public

DUP denies demanding £2bn for NHS and infrastructure in Tory talks

Sir Jeffrey Donaldson, the DUP chief whip at Westminster, confirmed the party is lobbying for extra funding for Northern Ireland as part of any agreement

Prince Philip leaves hospital after treatment for infection

The illness had forced him to miss the State Opening of Parliament

Combustible cladding found on seven towers after Grenfell fire

Among them are the Chalcots Estate in north London, where the cladding is being removed, and the Mount Wise Tower in Plymouth

UK tech firm Imagination Technologies up for sale amid Apple dispute

At the time, Apple was its largest customer - accounting for around half its annual revenue - and a major shareholder

Grenfell Tower public inquiry must not fail victims, firefighters warn MPs

The Fire Brigades Union (FBU) is sending a letter to MPs today insisting the union must be named as a core participant in the public inquiry announced by Theresa May

Strawberry costs may ‘soar up to 50%’ if Brexit restricts labour

A report for British Summer Fruits says around 95% of the 29,000 people needed for cultivating and harvesting strawberries and other soft fruit crops were from other EU nations - mainly Poland and Romani

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