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  3. Home Office bars two young, blind musicians from entering UK

  4. Trans kids charity issues apology after personal information leaked

  5. UK weather forecast: yellow thunderstorm warning issued

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  • Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves Downing Street in London, (Photo: Simon Dawson/Reuters)

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