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NME editor Mike Williams said the move would "transform" the publication

NME goes free to boost circulation

Dame Tessa Jowell says the UK's Olympics legacy has been wasted by the previous coalition government

Coalition 'squandered Games legacy'

Former News of the World features Editor Jules Stenson arrives at the Old Bailey

Convicted NotW man hits at Coulson

Workers on First Great Western trains are due to walk out for 48 hours from Wednesday evening

Bid to avert FGW train strike fails

Iain Montgomery showed no emotion as he was jailed at Stafford Crown Court for murdering Tina Montgom

Lorry driver jailed for wife murder

7/7 survivor Gill Hicks hugs Pc Andy Maxwell, who came to her aid when she was injured at Kings Cross Station in London nearly 10 years ago

7/7 survivor reunited with saviour

Police officers at the scene after two buses were involved in a crash in Brighton

Five seriously injured in bus crash

Rolls-Royce announced its first full-year fall in revenues for a decade in February

Rolls shares hit by profits warning

London Underground staff have voted to strike in a row over pay and the introduction of a new all-night Tube service

Tube strike peace talks resume

Lightning flashing over Flintshire, North Wales, on Friday night. (Picture: @ClaysLaura)

2 killed by summer storms lightning

Boris Johnson has backed cutting the 45p top tax rate to 40p if firms pay staff the Living Wage

Boris: Pay Living Wage then cut tax

The total of 1,376,889 new car sales was 7% higher than the same period last year

New car sales race to record 1.3m

An artist's illustration of a supermassive black hole, actively feasting on its surroundings (ESA/PA)

Monster black holes discovered

Stephen Blakeburn, 50, from Darlington, with his mother, Jenny, 86 (Alzheimer's Society/PA)

Care for dementia patients slammed

A chronic housing crisis in rural areas is pricing out young families

Families priced out of rural areas

Andy Murray is hoping to make it through to the quarter finals

Murray faces a towering obstacle

Tourists heading to Greece have been warned to make sure they have enough euros

Greece tourists warned about euros

Schoolgirl Alice Gross was killed last August (Metropolitan Police/PA Wire)

'Public interest' in Alice checks

David Cameron held emergency talks with Bank of England Governor Mark Carney and senior ministers

Cameron urges Greek crisis dialogue

A total of 563 illegal immigrants were held or arrested by Port of Dover police officers last year, up from 148 in 2013.

Immigrant detentions soar at port

Simon Cowell's mother Julie has died at 89

Cowell loss halts X Factor try-outs

The Princess Royal will travel to Bosnia and Herzegovina on Saturday for Srebrenica Memorial Day

Srebrenica dead to be remembered

Nicki Minaj was due to appear at Wireless Festival

Minaj show blow after travel delays

Richard Guest died while trying to save two teenage girls from the sea (Guest family/PA)

Tributes to sea rescue grandfather

The Government wants to speed up the adoption process

£30m boost for adoption services

High-profile offenders to be returned to jail include notorious loyalist killer Torrens Knight

Call to use ex-inmate intercepts

The Airports Commission last week recommended that a new runway is built at Heathrow to improve air capacity

Runway wait 'costs £31bn in trade'

The Government is matching the £50 million pledged by Lloyds Banking Group to boost new builds

£100m boost to build new homes

Richard Guest died while trying to save two teenage girls from the sea (Guest family/PA)

Tributes to sea rescue grandfather

Two people died after being hit by lightning

Two die after lightning strikes

Alex Salmond said diplomatic efforts against IS need to be better co-ordinated and look at the areas of propaganda and the group's financing

'Coherent response' to IS urged

Jeremy Corbyn has won the support of the Unite union in his bid to become the next Labour leader

Unite backs Corbyn as Labour leader

More balmy weather is on the way, but not before an unsettled few days of showers.

More sunshine due after rainy days

David Cameron will hold talks with key advisers as the UK prepares to react to the result of Greece's referendum

Greeks reject austerity terms

The 10th anniversary of the July 7 bombings is to be marked

Anniversary of 7/7 bombings marked

Tunisian hotel gunman Seifeddine Rezgui (SITE Intelligence Group/PA)

Gunman son 'couldn't kill a mouse'

Melanie Road died more than 30 years ago

Man charged over girl's 1984 murder

The coffin of Claire Windass is carried from the RAF C-17 at RAF Brize Norton, one of the final five bodies returned

Beach attack pair 'shot in pelvis'

Princess Charlotte pushed in her Silver Cross pram as she leaves the Church of St Mary Magdalene in Sandringham, Norfolk.

Princess Charlotte is christened

Chancellor George Osborne will announce a summer Budget this week

Osborne to cut BBC budget by £650m

Police have condemned motorists who taunted a distressed woman

Police condemn bridge woman taunts

A French police officer checking lorries on the main road into Calais ferry port amid the migrants crisis (AP)

Fatality warning amid Calais crisis

Almost half the fish consumed in the EU came from non-EU waters in 2014, a study shows

EU 'must rebuild fish stocks'

Britain's hopes now rest on Andy Murray

Murray keeps Wimbledon hopes alive

Prime Minister David Cameron has been urged to think again on voting rights for English MPs

SNP slams veto plan for English MPs

Firefighters tackle a blaze in Perivale

Fire crews battle warehouse blaze

Prime Minister David Cameron said a memorial will be created for victims of terror attacks overseas

Memorial funded for Tunisia victims

A motorway was closed as police tried to help a distressed woman on a bridge

Police condemn bridge woman taunts

Police are investigating a murder in Basildon

Two arrested over woman's murder

Protesters take part in a demonstration by the Greek Solidarity Campaign in Trafalgar Square

UK protesters make Greece debt plea

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