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Police chief welcomes 'tough action' to evict travellers from school car park

A police and crime commissioner has criticised the "disgraceful" behaviour of travellers who refused to leave a school car park, forcing hundreds of pupils to miss lessons.

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Jeremy Corbyn promises 'credible' policies in bid to revive Labour's fortunes

Jeremy Corbyn has promised to bring forward "very coherent", "credible" and "solid" policies that will help revive Labour's fortunes following its humiliating Copeland by-election defeat.

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Britain's Got Talent finalist plied young fan with vodka and lager, court told

A dancer who reached the final of Britain's Got Talent plied a vulnerable teenage fan with vodka shots and lager at his flat, a court heard.

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Pensioner who stabbed his wife 24 times and let her die is jailed for life

A killer who stabbed his wife 24 times and then refused her pleas to call for medical help has been jailed for life.

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Pensioner injured by falling tree during Storm Doris dies in hospital

A pensioner critically injured by a falling tree during Storm Doris has died in hospital.

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13 football fans arrested after derby clashes

Thirteen football fans have been arrested after violent clashes erupted between rival supporters watching a derby match.

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Jeremy Corbyn vows to stay in post and 'turn back the Tory tide'

Jeremy Corbyn has insisted he will "finish the job" as Labour leader and "turn back the Tory tide" despite the party's humiliating Copeland by-election defeat.

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Why Royal Mint took full English fry-up off pound coin menu

An engraving of a full English breakfast was considered to feature on the new £1 coin, the Royal Mint's chief engraver has said.

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Police appeal over car driver after teenager mown down on pavement

A teenage girl was seriously injured when she was mown down while walking along a pavement in Birmingham.

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Shane Richie barred from nightclub in Malvern for refusing to remove hat

Actor Shane Richie was barred from a nightclub because he refused to remove his hat.

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Labour 'further from power than any time in my life', says David Miliband

Labour under Jeremy Corbyn's leadership is further from power than any time in the last 50 years, David Miliband has said.

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Three more days to question man held at Heathrow in Syria terror probe

Police have three extra days to question a man arrested at Heathrow Airport on suspicion of Syria-related terrorism offences.

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Conservative and Labour fortunes reversed in latest council by-elections

In a footnote to Labour's stunning defeat at the hands of the Conservatives in the Copeland parliamentary by-election, the Tories suffered setbacks while Labour and the Liberal Democrats saw gains in the latest council by-elections.

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Police name climber who died in hospital after Cairngorms rescue

A climber who died in hospital after being rescued in the Cairngorms has been named by police.

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Flybe plane makes emergency landing after engine suffers technical fault

An aircraft had to make an emergency landing after the pilot shut down of one its engines due to a technical fault.

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PSNI and Met asked if they received advance notice of Birmingham pub bombings

The Police Service of Northern Ireland and the Met Police have been asked for any information that they had advanced notice of the 1974 Birmingham pub bombings.

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Q&A: Controversial HS2 rail project

Here are some of the key questions about the HS2 project:

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MP accuses Labour of running disgusting by-election campaign over baby claims

An MP whose son was stillborn has accused Labour of running a disgusting by-election campaign, after it claimed mothers and babies will die under the Tories.

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Polls close in two crunch by-elections in Labour heartlands

Polls have closed in two crunch by-elections in Labour heartlands where the party has faced fierce challenges from the Conservatives and Ukip.

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Decision to place toddler in care of guardian who killed her was 'deeply flawed'

Council social workers' decision to place a little girl in the care of a legal guardian later convicted of her murder was "deeply flawed", a charity has said.

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