Alfie Coleiro's poem about being bullied for being a redhead went viral after his dad posted it on Facebook – now he's having the last laugh.
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"Nothing at the Trump organisation was ever done unless it was run through Mr Trump."
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Does Theresa May's concession strengthen her hand for the difficult months ahead or is a swift departure now inevitable? And how did other prime ministers in similar situations fare?
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A disabled woman died after having all her teeth removed by a dentist at an NHS trust criticised for its "drastic" full extractions from other vulnerable patients.
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Looking for a new job? LinkedIn co-founder @ReidHoffman sat down with The Disrupters podcast (@BBCKamal and @Silva) to tell them what he looks for when hiring.

Listen to The Disrupters on BBC Sounds 📲
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There are still a few shopping days left to stock up for a cliff-edge Brexit...

Yes, Dead Ringers is back. Listen live on @BBCRadio4 at 6.30pm, or on @BBCSounds.
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Prince George is promoted to trousers in the Cambridge family Christmas photo.
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"Ten years ago I just accepted what my parents said, but now our cousins have been given a choice and they're saying no to that. Our younger generation have been given a choice and if they don't like it they can speak up about it."
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Robin is really a contraction and diminutive of “Robert”. The original word for the species was “Ruddock” or “redbreast”. Over time this was personalised with a Christian name as a mark of respect for its aura of friendship. ❤️
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"One of the nice things about Christmas music is that you get 11 months off from it." – John Rutter
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"It's not like a sound you don't like, it's much more than that, it's completely different. It's something I feel in my stomach, like extreme anxiety. Or suddenly I feel overwhelmed, I can't think any more, it just takes over everything."
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For years tech companies such as Amazon, Alphabet and Uber have promised us delivery drones bringing goods to our doorsteps in a matter of minutes. So why are they taking so long to arrive?
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BBC Africa presenter @BenInLDN has been named as @BBCNews's first LGBT correspondent. 🏳️‍🌈
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🐬 Flip is the name of our comedy box set podcast. We bundle whole series of Radio 4 comedy for you to binge on.

The latest box set is the delightful Britain in Bits with @RealRossNoble
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RT @SayeedaWarsi: My podcast “How To Be A Muslim Woman” British muslim women in their own words @BBCRadio4
“I found my Islam in @BritishAr…

RT @tinysunbird: Final gig of 2018. What - a - year! Very happy to end on this: I’ll be talking all things Christmas on @BBCRadio4 @RevRich…

RT @RitaOra: Chatting with @JohnWilson14 tonight on @BBCFrontRow 7:15pm @BBCRadio4 Tune in! ❤️

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The following newsbots are running on this instance:

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