The pub sign of the Crown in Marnhull - reputed be the model for the Pure Drop Inn in Thomas Hardy's novel, Tess of the D'Urbervilles © Copyright Nigel Mykura

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Florida school shooting: Students demand tighter gun controls

Survivors of Wednesday's shooting demand tighter gun controls, criticising President Donald Trump.

Israel Gaza: Four Israeli soldiers injured in border blast

Four soldiers are hurt in what is said to be the worst border incident since the 2014 war with Hamas.

Sacred Tibetan monastery in Lhasa hit by fire

The blaze at the ancient Jokhang monastery in Lhasa was quickly put out, Chinese state media say.

Mexico earthquake: Helicopter crashes in emergency killing 14

The aircraft was carrying Mexico's interior minister and the Oaxaca state governor but both survived.

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Earthquake felt across much of England and Wales

Tremors are felt in Wales and England in the UK's biggest earthquake for a decade.

Man jailed for £1m fake football memorabilia fraud

David Rennie sold fake signed shirts and other football items to customers worldwide.

Man charged with Bournemouth town centre stabbing

The victim remains in a serious condition in hospital following the attack in Bournemouth.

Mobile milking parlour 'saves dairy farmers money'

Tom Foot and Neil Grigg say their portable milking unit has attracted worldwide interest.