A 12-year-old girl died today after being struck by a ball at a school in Basildon, Essex, the East of England Ambulance Service said. More later
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A man has been taken to hospital with serious injuries after being beaten by a gang of 10 in the early hours of this morning.
Southern Railway said it expects to run three quarters of its normal service during a fresh 24-hour strike by some of its staff next week.
It's not often you get the chance to sunbathe in February, but crowds swarmed to Brighton beach yesterday. A few tops even came off!