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HMS Westminster returns home after 110-day pandemic mission

HMS Westminster returns home after 110-day pandemic mission

HMS Westminster clocked up 17,500 nautical miles on operations in and around UK waters as they ‘jealously guarded’ their infection-free status.

Man jailed for life for murder of young athlete over ‘funny look’

Man jailed for life for murder of young athlete over ‘funny look’

Tashan Daniel, 20, had been on his way to watch Arsenal at the Emirates when he was killed last September.

Duchess of Sussex discusses how internet can ‘propel’ trolling

Duchess of Sussex discusses how internet can ‘propel’ trolling

Meghan spoke with young people online to discuss how internet communities can be used for good.

Sport stadiums and music venues to return in Scotland from September – Sturgeon

Sport stadiums and music venues to return in Scotland from September – Sturgeon

The First Minister gave the three-week review of lockdown restrictions to MSPs in the Scottish Parliament on Thursday.

Raab ‘deeply concerned’ about reports Putin critic has been poisoned

Raab ‘deeply concerned’ about reports Putin critic has been poisoned

Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said his thoughts were with the family and friends of Alexei Navalny.

Councils urged to provide care for lone migrant children

Councils urged to provide care for lone migrant children

The Government has issued the plea to local authorities after a surge in the numbers of people crossing the Channel to Britain.

Protests held over easyJet base closures

Protests held over easyJet base closures

Unite has urged the Government to support workers in civil air transport.

Travellers urged to ‘keep tabs’ on quarantine list amid speculation over Croatia

Travellers urged to ‘keep tabs’ on quarantine list amid speculation over Croatia

The Department for Transport said changes to the safe travel corridors list could be announced this week.

Probe into death of woman trapped under boat on river

Probe into death of woman trapped under boat on river

Norfolk Police said a woman in her 30s from London was pronounced dead in Great Yarmouth on Wednesday.

Arena bomber ‘should never see outside of a jail cell again’

Arena bomber ‘should never see outside of a jail cell again’

Hashem Abedi could not be given a whole life jail sentence because he was aged under 21 at the time of the atrocity in May 2017.

Wetherspoons customer uses Eat Out To Help Out scheme to help feed homeless

Wetherspoons customer uses Eat Out To Help Out scheme to help feed homeless

Dominic Dietrich used the current discounts available from the scheme to feed several homeless people in Manchester.

Bomb plotter ‘may never be freed’ as judge hands him record 55-year jail term

Bomb plotter ‘may never be freed’ as judge hands him record 55-year jail term

The judge was prevented from sentencing Hashem Abedi to a whole-life tariff – meaning he will die in prison – because he was under 21 at the time.

Bus giant Alexander Dennis plans 650 job cuts

Bus giant Alexander Dennis plans 650 job cuts

The company has blamed a fall in demand for new vehicles.

Helena Bonham Carter and Tobias Menzies reunite for poetry film

Helena Bonham Carter and Tobias Menzies reunite for poetry film

It accompanies a new anthology of autumnal poems.

Btec students left in limbo after grades delayed by exam board

Btec students left in limbo after grades delayed by exam board

Hundreds of thousands of students have been left unsure of their futures after examiner Pearson told schools and colleges not to release results.

Franco Manca owner hails Eat Out to Help Out sales surge

Franco Manca owner hails Eat Out to Help Out sales surge

Shares in the company jumped higher after it reported the boost from the Government’s discounting scheme.

Collection box at church where Lennon and McCartney first played to go on sale

Collection box at church where Lennon and McCartney first played to go on sale

The hand-made wooden box has stood near the church entrance since 1929.

‘Night stalker’ given 37-year minimum term for murder and serial rapes

‘Night stalker’ given 37-year minimum term for murder and serial rapes

Aman Vyas was brought to justice after being extradited from India.

Zoo keepers speak of joy after birth of baby gorilla

Zoo keepers speak of joy after birth of baby gorilla

Kala gave birth naturally on Wednesday at Bristol Zoo a year after she tragically lost her first born baby.

Storm Ellen clears away from UK but forecasters warn of 70mph winds

Storm Ellen clears away from UK but forecasters warn of 70mph winds

The Met Office has issued weather warnings.

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