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Bodleian finds first recorded photo of meal

There was great excitement at the Bodleian library today as custodians of the private photographic collection of William Henry Fox Talbot discovered what is thought to be the first example of a camera being used to record the owner’s supper.

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Russian jets scrambled to intercept Lancaster Bomber

Russian fighter aircraft were scrambled again this week to escort the UK’s only remaining strategic bomber back to Duxford, according to the Russian Ministry of Defence.

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Scotland can set price of Irn Bru, says Prime Minister

Discussions in Edinburgh, described as ‘heated’, between David Cameron and Nicola Sturgeon have led to the first concessions being made: the Scottish Assembly is now able to set the price of Scotland’s unofficial national drink, Irn Bru, north of the border.

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Farage: ‘I’m not snarling and aggressive and I’ll punch anyone who says I am’

Ukip leader Nigel Farage has come out fighting against claims that he is a ‘snarling, thin-skinned, aggressive man’ and has invited anyone who says otherwise to step outside for a frank exchange of views.

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LibDems to rebrand as ‘Undecided’

Tim Farron has announced his intent to stand for leader of the LibDems, based on a commitment to a complete rebranding as the ‘Undecided’ party.

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