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21 October 2014 Last updated at 07:32

Travel disruption as storm hits UKA man holding an umbrella which has been blown inside out by the wind

Rain and high winds are causing travel disruption, as the tail-end of Hurricane Gonzalo hits the UK.

A handout picture from Britain's Ministry of Defence shows British military personnel of 22 Field Hospital arriving in Sierra LeoneMore UK medics travel to Ebola area

About 100 army medics are travelling to Sierra Leone as part of UK efforts to tackle the Ebola outbreak, as screening begins at Gatwick.

Derek FidykaMan walks again after transplant

A paralysed man becomes the first in the world to walk again following a pioneering therapy which involved transplanting cells from his nose into his severed spinal cord.

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