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Emily G Roe

Hopes dashed, England fans taste bitter defeat once again

12 Jul 2018

LONDON/MOSCOW Some England soccer fans sobbed while others looked to the future with confidence after their once improbable dreams of a first World Cup final in more than 50 years were dashed by Croatia on Wednesday.

Hopes dashed, England fans taste bitter defeat once again

12 Jul 2018

LONDON/MOSCOW Some England soccer fans sobbed while others looked to the future with confidence after their once improbable dreams of a first World Cup final in more than 50 years were dashed by Croatia on Wednesday. | Video

Sleeping out on the streets of Windsor - Royal fans join the homeless

17 May 2018

WINDSOR, England Across the road from Queen Elizabeth's Windsor Castle home, Lewis Davis huddles under bus shelter, one of the many town's homeless people who sleep rough in doorways in the genteel town.

Church and religion take back seat as a secular Ireland votes on abortion

10 May 2018

NENAGH/CORK, Ireland Three decades after Ireland introduced one of the world's only constitutional bans on abortion, the Church that was so pivotal in securing the law's passage finds itself a minor player in the now mainly secular battle to repeal it.

Irish women open up about abortion ahead of referendum

09 May 2018

DUBLIN When posters with the words 'Licence To Kill' were put up in her neighbourhood in advance of Ireland's referendum on abortion, Amy Callahan decided to share the story of travelling to Britain to terminate her pregnancy. | Video

Irish women open up about abortion ahead of referendum

09 May 2018

DUBLIN When posters with the words "Licence To Kill" were put up in her neighborhood in advance of Ireland's referendum on abortion, Amy Callahan decided to share the story of traveling to Britain to terminate her pregnancy. | Video

How old is 'Big Ben'? The trivia Meghan Markle must know to become British

01 May 2018

LONDON U.S. actress Meghan Markle will join Britain's royal family when she marries Prince Harry this month but before she can become a British citizen, it will help her to know how big the Lake District is and the age of "Big Ben". | Video

UK pottery produces 'well suited' Harry and Meghan wedding mugs

19 Apr 2018

LONDON A British pottery is producing royal wedding mugs emblazoned with the description of Prince Harry and U.S. actress Meghan Markle as "game changers, free spirits, big hearts and well-suited". | Video

Beer lovers can toast Prince Harry and Meghan's wedding with new brew

16 Apr 2018

LONDON Royal fans with a taste for beer will be able to celebrate Prince Harry and fiancee Meghan Markle's wedding day with a special ale brewed in the town where the couple will get married next month. | Video

One month on from nerve agent attack, Salisbury inches towards normality

04 Apr 2018

SALISBURY, England Normality is slowly returning to Salisbury after the poisoning of a former Russian double-agent with nerve agent a month ago thrust this elegant cathedral city into the centre of an international maelstrom.

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