About Cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies.

National News

Tom Billings went missing while hiking in Canada in November 2013 (Family handout/PA)

Remains of missing British hiker Tom Billings found in Canada

Around 248,000 children were referred for specialist mental health treatment last year but 28% were refused

NHS 'turning away thousands of children referred for mental health help'

Members of the public are being urged to visit farms as a way of finding out more about the rural way of life

'Open house' down on the farm, with public urged to visit

The Metropolitan Police said Kirsten Treasure had abandoned her sworn oath to protect the people of London

Police officer sacked over 'truly shocking' catalogue of misconduct

A UK citizen has been jailed for 40 years in the US after a court found he had plotted to carry out a suicide bomb attack at Heathrow Airport

UK citizen jailed in US over plot to bomb Heathrow

HMS Warrior during the Battle of Jutland

Commemorations to mark centenary of First World War's Battle of Jutland

Amber Heard leaves Los Angeles Superior Court (AP)

Johnny Depp given restraining order after Amber Heard claims 'abuse'

Tony Blair said he has "real humility" about the decisions he took over Iraq

Tony Blair warns 'very dangerous experiment' to give Jeremy Corbyn power

Ed Miliband warned the Eu referendum would be lost if young people do not exercise their vote

Brexit will win 'accidental victory' if young people do not vote - Ed Miliband

Health workers pictured in January spraying insecticide to combat the Aedes aegypti mosquitoes that transmits the Zika virus, at the Sambadrome in Rio (AP)

Plea for Rio Olympics to be moved over Zika virus fears is rejected

Top Gear is returning with a new team of presenters

Chris Evans left feeling a little peaky in Top Gear race to the summit

Richard Jones is the favourite to win Britain's Got Talent (Syco/Thames TV)

Magician Richard Jones is bookmakers' favourite to win Britain's Got Talent

An artist's impression of the planet Kepler 62f, which scientists believe could have conditions suitable for life (NASA/JPL-Caltech/T. Pyle/PA Wire)

Earth-like planet 1,200 light years away 'could be habitable'

Sex Pistols frontman John Lydon and his former bandmates were invoked during a debate on the EU referendum

Anarchy in the UK? Andy Burnham slams the filth and the fury of EU poll debate

The bug has been found to be resistant even to colistin

First patient with bug resistant to 'antibiotic of last resort' reported in US

An announcement on the future of BHS is expected to be made by administrators next week

New suppliers' stock deal boosts BHS rescue hopes

Mayka Kukucova has been on trial over the killing of British millionaire Andrew Bush.

Model guilty of murdering British millionaire ex-boyfriend Andrew Bush in Spain

Cars queue near a poster that reads Fuel Shortage in northern France (AP)

Motorists urged to fill up before heading to France

Karlina and Katrina Raiba, who were left paralysed after Andrew Nay, 39, smashed his company 4x4 into their father's car during a road rage chase (family handout/PA Wire)

Family 'nearly destroyed' by driver who paralysed sisters in road-rage crash

DNA profiles and fingerprints of scores of potential terror suspects have been wrongly deleted

Call for urgent investigation into blunder over terror suspects' biometric data

Donald Trump has secured the support of  the 1,237 delegates needed to claim the nomination at the Republican convention in July (AP)

Special relationship with US will work whoever is president - Cameron

Lucy and Trip Hazard will appear in the Britain's Got Talent final on Saturday (Syco/Thames TV)

Dancers and dog act win Britain's Got Talent wild cards

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan talks to British Transport Police Superintendent Gill Murray during a routine operation

Sadiq Khan: London attack review needed as terrorists' tactics always evolving

Pc Amar Tasaddiq Hussain outside Stafford Crown Court

Police officer who sparked terror alert with hoax 999 call jailed

Francis Ajeneye was a senior biomedical scientist at Homerton University Hospital

Scientist's sanction over dishonest references unduly lenient, judge rules

Southern Railway will be allowed to increase cancellations by a third to 32,000 a year, the union claimed

Train company accused of agreeing 'remedial plan' to increase cancellations

Salaries for communications and marketing managers leapt by 37% to £70,000 this year, according to Emolument.com

Biggest pay rises going to marketing managers, report finds

2 Sisters supplies a third of all poultry consumed in the UK

Brexit could 'decimate British food industry' warns 2 Sisters' boss

The Duchess of Cornwall with Sophie Turner, Tom Hiddleston, Chris Evans and Helen George as she joined the judging panel for the 500 Words competition

Tom Hiddleston hits right note at 500 Words creative writing final

Footballer Ched Evans is to face a new rape trial in October

Ched Evans faces new rape trial in October

Liam Fee was found dead at a house near Glenrothes in Fife on March 22, 2014 (PA/Police Scotland)

Liam Fee murder trial jury retires to consider verdict

The report stated that the drone was "extremely close to the aircraft"

Drone flown 100ft from plane near Manchester Airport

Artist's impression of the new Hinkley Point C nuclear power station (EDF/PA)

French unions deliver new blow to Hinkley Point nuclear power scheme

The men are to appear at Westminster Magistrates' Court

Three men to face court on Syria terror charges

Calvin Harris has pulled out of two Las Vegas shows as he recovers from injuries he suffered in a car accident

Calvin Harris cancels shows as he recovers from car crash injuries

Police Scotland said they were treating the death as unexplained

School shocked by death of girl, 14, who fell ill during PE lesson

Asthma is one of the lung conditions mentioned in the report

'Systemic neglect of lung disease' in NHS structures

Nearly 90 per cent of EU workers in the UK would face losing jobs in the event of Brexit, a study found

Study finds nearly 90% of EU workers would lose UK jobs in event of Brexit

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has been urged to to visit Britain to see how it has been "damaged" by the EU

Come and see how UK has been damaged by EU, Boris tells Juncker

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, right, and former Labour leader Ed Miliband

Ed Miliband and Jeremy Corbyn join forces in battle against Brexit

The scene near Koh Samui in Thailand after a British woman died in a speedboat accident (Nalinee Siriked/Twitter/PA)

Briton missing after Thai boat capsize was celebrating first wedding anniversary

David Cameron told the G7 summit in Japan that the UK was ready to take an "active leadership role" in building the capacity of Libya's coastguard (AP)

David Cameron defends Libya stance after Jeremy Corbyn 'mission creep' warning

The G7 summit took place in Japan (AP)

Cameron hails G7 summit free trade deals progress

George Osborne's claim that families would be £4,300 a year worse off if Britain left the EU was "likely to be misconstrued by voters", MPs said

MPs criticise key claims made by Remain and Leave campaigns

Andrew Tosh, of Stirling Street, Dundee, sexually assaulted a female cabin crew member (Sussex Police / PA)

Hundreds arrested by airport police for drink offences

Around two-thirds of trials in the Crown Court were delayed or did not go ahead at all, according to the committee

'Rapid and significant' criminal justice system improvements sought for victims

Consumers still have doubts about the health of the economy, a report suggests

Consumer confidence in economy 'way below' last year, report says

Jaguar Land Rover manager Andrew Nay, 39, who left two young sisters paralysed after smashing his company 4x4 into their father's car during a road rage chase

Driver 'left sisters paralysed after crashing into car during road rage chase'

Mark Manning has been missing for two years

Man charged with preventing lawful burial after human remains found

Keep in touch with local news

Sign up for email alerts

Most Popular

  • 1