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When is the Perseid Meteor Shower 2016 and how to watch this spectacular celestial event

Under perfect conditions, we could be treated to up to a whopping 200 meteors every hour - so be ready to get your stargazing on


EU referendum: What happens with passports and the cost of holidays?

The pound has already been tumbling and economists predict Brexit could send it hurtling further down


EU referendum: Pound plunges to lowest level since 1980s after Britain votes for Brexit

Former Liberal Democrat business secretary Vince Cable warned of "political chaos" and a "bloodbath on the financial markets" following the EU referendum result

EU Referendum: Who would be winning the debate if only personal insults counted?

As the debate over Britain's future membership of the EU descends into name-calling, we examine which side has dished out the best attacks

'Unacceptable' noise from Aldershot sewage works keeps me awake at night claims resident

Royston Shepherd said he has complained about the Thames Water treatment plant, which borders the A331, eight times since May 2014

EU referendum: Deadline for registering to vote extended after government website crashed

The deadline has been extended after it was thought thousands of people were prevented from registering by the original deadline of midnight on Tuesday

Blackbushe Air Day and Fly-in will be staged this summer

There will be competitions to win trial lessons and flight simulator time, various trade exhibits and a chance to meet the airport’s flying schools

Zika virus outbreak warning for British tourists as fears disease could spread to holiday hotspots

A list of countries at risk of an outbreak of the disease linked to serious birth defects has been released

Met Gala 2016: Celebrities stun in metallic gowns on the red carpet

Kim Kardashian, Rita Ora, Gigi Hadid, Kylie Jenner, Taylor Swift, Kate Upton, Naomi Campbell and more opted for futuristic looks at this year's Met Gala

Princess Charlotte turns one: Look at her year in pictures

It's Princess Charlotte of Cambridge's first birthday today and you can see her life in pictures

Nintendo NX: What you need to know about the new console that will take on Playstation 4 and XBox One

The Nintendo NX console will be available in 2017. Here's everything we know so far

As Queen Elizabeth II turns 90, see her life in pictures through the years

Her Majesty turns 90 today and as she marks this milestone, look at her life in pictures from when she was a little girl to now

Husband 'hanged himself on Valentine's Day to make wife pay for leaving'

Just before hanging himself in the family home in Odiham, Mervyn Thorpe sent his wife a final message which read: “I am going to a better place. Happy Valentines’ Day"

5 things we learned from Apple's launch event including the iPhone SE, iPad Pro and Apple Watch

Tech giants Apple unveiled a new 'budget' iPhone, but what else did we learn?

Twitter turns 10: Do you remember these top 10 memorable moments on the social media site?

Happy birthday Twitter! Who knew the social media site would be so popular? Take a look at our top 10 tweets since it began in 2006

Videos & Photos

'Promote him!' South West Trains 'announcer' praised for 'pond life' rant after vandals throw stones at trains

The blaze left the burnt out shells of dozens of cars

BoomTown Fair fire reportedly caused by discarded cigarette which set light to area around parked cars

Perseid Meteor Shower

Perseid Meteor Shower: Time-lapse video shows spectacular shower of shooting stars



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