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IN PICTURES: 14 funny chat-up lines to help you break the ice this Valentine’s Day

It’s Valentine’s Day - the perfect time to tell that special someone how you feel about them.

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REVEALED: The most ‘Googled’ keywords of 2017 were...

REVEALED: The most ‘Googled’ keywords of 2017 were...

Answering more than 40,000 queries every second, Google is always on-hand to help with our queries in the most honest and nonjudgmental way.

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REVEALED: What you think about video technology in football

REVEALED: What you think about video technology in football

Video assistant referees (VAR) made their controversial debut in competitive English football this week.

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VIDEO: How to workout with your dog

VIDEO: How to workout with your dog

Dogs are often described as man’s best friend and now they’re being billed as brilliant workout buddies too.

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QUICK QUIZ: Put your news knowledge to the test

QUICK QUIZ: Put your news knowledge to the test

If you know what colour celebs wore on the Golden Globes red carpet and what we’ve learned about the Royal Wedding this week then you already have two points.

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Ladywood Primary School headteacher Melanie Lawson.

Autocorrect error causes red faces and giggles at Ilkeston school

An Ilkeston primary school came to national attention last week after a typing error taught everyone involved a cheeky lesson about spelling.

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QUICK QUIZ: Seven questions about this week you should know the answer to...

QUICK QUIZ: Seven questions about this week you should know the answer to...

Welcome to 2018 quizzers.

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Twenty songs that turned 20 in 2017

Twenty songs that turned 20 in 2017

As 2017 draws to a close we take a look back at some of the tunes that turned 20 this year.

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QUIZ OF THE YEAR: Part one

QUIZ OF THE YEAR: Part one

Where to begin? It’s been a busy old year on all fronts and now it’s time to see what you remember of it all.

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QUIZ OF THE YEAR: Part three

QUIZ OF THE YEAR: Part three

And now for the summer instalment...

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QUIZ OF THE YEAR: Part four

QUIZ OF THE YEAR: Part four

And now for the final questions. Good luck!

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QUIZ OF THE YEAR: Part two

QUIZ OF THE YEAR: Part two

Cast your mind back to the spring now...

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Do you suffer from selfitis?

Do you suffer from selfitis?

We all know someone who’s obsessed with taking selfies and now it turns out that it is actually a real condition.

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There's plenty of ways to keep the kids entertained over the festive period.

3 Christmas activity ideas to entertain the family in Derbyshire

The Christmas holiday is almost upon us and with presents already under the tree, cash-strapped parents will be wondering how they are going to keep the kids entertained.

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Elf ideas to inspire your festive friends’ antics

Elf ideas to inspire your festive friends’ antics

We had a HUGE response to our elfie appeal.

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14 AMAZING elf ideas to see you through to Christmas

14 AMAZING elf ideas to see you through to Christmas

Struggling to think of what your elf can get up to next.

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QUICK QUIZ: Seven questions about this week you should know the answer to...

QUICK QUIZ: Seven questions about this week you should know the answer to...

There’s been one story dominating the headlines this week...Prince Harry popped the question.

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We've all reached for the comfort food after a relationship breakdown.

8 unusual food and drink related phrases from around the world

We've all been there - turning to the ice cream or something unhealthy after a relationship breakdown.

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