Rare Asian elephant born in the UK after 22-month pregnancy

Rare Asian elephant born in the UK after 22-month pregnancy

Chester Zoo has welcomed a ‘wonderful’ new arrival, a rare Asian elephant calf.

The healthy female was born to 15-year-old mum Sundara Hi Way… more

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27th February 2020

‘Clara from Bude’ found dead after failing to make regular call to BBC radio

‘Clara from Bude’ found dead after failing to make regular call to BBC radio

The body of a lonely woman was found ten days after her death when a BBC radio newsreader noticed she had not made her regular call… more

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27th February 2020

Girl, 16, killed by train while taking shortcut across tracks to get home

Girl, 16, killed by train while taking shortcut across tracks to get home

A teenager’s death has been ruled an accident after she was hit by a train while walking home.

Mary Beary, 16, died on July 30 last year soon… more

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27th February 2020

Canada will not pay for Harry and Meghan’s security costs when they quit

Canada will not pay for Harry and Meghan’s security costs when they quit

Canada will not pay for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s security when they step back from royal duties, it was announced today.

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex will walk away on March 31… more

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27th February 2020

First coronavirus case in Northern Ireland takes UK total to 16

First coronavirus case in Northern Ireland takes UK total to 16

Northern Ireland has confirmed its first presumed case of coronavirus, bringing the UK total to 16.

Chief Medical… more

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27th February 2020

Neighbour of Boris Johnson’s dad dies as wife’s murder investigation continues

Neighbour of Boris Johnson’s dad dies as wife’s murder investigation continues

A neighbour of Boris Johnson’s dad has died from injuries in a double-shooting, police have said.

John Zurick, 67, died on Thursday in a hospital in Devon after… more

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27th February 2020

Labour hopefuls clash over anti-Semitism crisis in heated debate

Labour hopefuls clash over anti-Semitism crisis in heated debate

Labour leadership candidates turned on each other when discussing who held responsibility for the party’s… more

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27th February 2020

100 firefighters battle huge blaze at London car workshop

100 firefighters battle huge blaze at London car workshop

About 100 firefighters are battling a huge blaze at a car workshop in south London.

Pictures posted to social media show huge plumes of smoke billowing from the site on… more

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27th February 2020

Black women scared to report domestic abuse in case Home Office deports them

Black women scared to report domestic abuse in case Home Office deports them

Black women are not reporting domestic abuse out of fear of being deported, a charity has warned.

Ngozi… more

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26th February 2020

Conservative MPs banned from saying ‘Brexit’ and ‘no deal’ in leaked memo

Conservative MPs banned from saying ‘Brexit’ and ‘no deal’ in leaked memo

Conservative MPs have been banned from using the terms ‘Brexit’ and ‘No Deal’, a leaked government memo reveals.

Tory politicians have instead been told to talk about the ‘2019 deal’… more

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26th February 2020