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London flooding: When a month of rain fell in one day

26 July 2021 - 12:57pm
From blocked roads to flooded homes, the deluge of rain has caused huge disruption to the capital.

Tokyo Olympics: Adam Peaty becomes two-time Olympic champion - immortality next?

26 July 2021 - 12:51pm
Adam Peaty won 100m breaststroke gold on Monday to become a double Olympic champion - and there's plenty more to come from the Briton.

Lockdown weight gain averaging half a stone - survey

26 July 2021 - 12:35pm
Four in 10 adults in England have become fatter during the pandemic, a survey suggests.

Tokyo Olympics: Tom Daley and Matty Lee take diving gold - highlights

26 July 2021 - 11:09am
Watch highlights as Tom Daley ends his long wait for an Olympic gold medal with a sublime display alongside Matty Lee in the men's synchronised 10m platform.

Standon Calling festival-goers make most of mud as heavy rain hits

26 July 2021 - 10:30am
Organisers of the festival call it off due to flooding and risk of lightning.

Tokyo Olympics: Tom Daley and Matty Lee win gold in men's synchronised 10m platform

26 July 2021 - 10:25am
Britain's Tom Daley wins a first Olympic gold medal as he claims victory alongside Matty Lee in the men's synchronised 10m platform.

Flooded London hospitals ask patients to stay away

26 July 2021 - 7:55am
Torrential rain saw severe flooding in homes, roads and tube stations in parts of London on Sunday.

Covid-19: Falling infections in UK and cases rise in US

26 July 2021 - 7:45am
Five things you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic this Monday morning.

Tokyo Olympics: Momiji Nishiya wins skateboarding gold at just 13

26 July 2021 - 7:39am
At the age of 13, Japan's Momiji Nishiya wins the first-ever Olympic gold medal in women's street skateboarding.

Tokyo Olympics: 13-year-old Momiji Nishiya wins gold in the women's street skateboarding

26 July 2021 - 7:35am
Watch Japan's 13-year-old Momiji Nishiya win the first-ever Olympic gold medal in women's street skateboarding at Tokyo Olympics 2020.

Coronavirus: Irish pubs and restaurants to resume indoor service

26 July 2021 - 7:32am
Many pubs, especially those that don't serve food, have been closed since March 2020.

Jadon Sancho: How would you fit new signing into Manchester United XI?

26 July 2021 - 7:13am
How would you fit Jadon Sancho into the Manchester United team? See how his stats compare with some of United's other attackers and pick your XI here.

Tokyo Olympics: Adam Peaty defends swimming title, Alex Yee wins triathlon silver

26 July 2021 - 6:53am
It's day three of the Tokyo Olympics, where Adam Peaty has won Team GB's first gold medal of the Games.

Scottish climber Rick Allen dies in K2 avalanche

26 July 2021 - 6:42am
The 68-year-old was attempting a new route on the world's second highest mountain.

Man Utd close in on Varane - Monday's football gossip

26 July 2021 - 6:30am
Manchester United close in on Raphael Varane and may try to sign Saul Niguez, Newcastle could move for Ross Barkley, plus more.

The repair shop trying to fix throwaway culture

26 July 2021 - 6:03am
A social enterprise has opened up shop in Glasgow to encourage communities to repair and reuse their possessions.

Watch: Coach's celebration as Titmus beats Ledecky

26 July 2021 - 5:50am
Watch the wild celebrations of the coach to Australian swimmer Ariarna Titmus after she wins a thrilling 400m freestyle gold at the Tokyo Olympics.

Adam Peaty wins GB's first gold of Tokyo Games

26 July 2021 - 4:55am
Adam Peaty writes his name into the history books once again as he wins 100m breaststroke gold in Tokyo to become the first British swimmer to defend his Olympic title.

Tokyo Olympics: Naomi Osaka, Garbine Muguruza, Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova into third round of women's singles

26 July 2021 - 4:44am
Japan's Naomi Osaka cruises into the third round of the Tokyo Olympics women's singles with a 65-minute victory over Viktorija Golubic.

The Papers: Cases fall as jabs 'turn tide' and unions fight testing plan

26 July 2021 - 4:43am
A sustained fall in UK cases for the first time out of lockdown is among the stories leading the papers.


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