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Two men arrested in Nottingham spiking investigation

Fri, 22/10/2021 - 3:50pm
The arrests follow multiple reports of drinks being spiked and needles being used.

Jones 'upset' by Bruce departure as he takes charge of Newcastle for next two games

Fri, 22/10/2021 - 3:49pm
Newcastle interim boss Graeme Jones says he was "upset" to see Steve Bruce leave, but is focused on preparing the team for the next two games.

Students sue Texas school district for banning long hair on boys

Fri, 22/10/2021 - 3:45pm
Students were suspended and barred from school activities for wearing long hair, the lawsuit says.

Ireland knocked out of T20 World Cup as Namibia go through

Fri, 22/10/2021 - 3:29pm
Ireland miss out on a place in the Super 12s of the Men's T20 World Cup as minnows Namibia pull off a shock win to go through.

Victims to get more time to report domestic abuse in England and Wales

Fri, 22/10/2021 - 3:24pm
The home secretary is to change the law after the BBC revealed a big rise in cases being dropped.

Sir David Amess: Ali Harbi Ali to face trial in March next year

Fri, 22/10/2021 - 3:09pm
Ali Harbi Ali, charged with the murder of Sir David Amess MP, appears via video at the Old Bailey.

Delta 'Plus' Covid variant may be more transmissible

Fri, 22/10/2021 - 2:51pm
It may be more contagious than Delta, but there is no evidence yet that it causes worse illness, experts say.

Sunderland man comes face to face with man who raped him

Fri, 22/10/2021 - 1:57pm
Chris Storey is waiving his right to anonymity in the hope of helping other people.

Prepare to trigger Covid Plan B curbs, say scientists

Fri, 22/10/2021 - 1:32pm
Advisors say early action could save later, tougher measures to stop the spread of Covid.

Sir David Amess: Community falls silent to remember MP

Fri, 22/10/2021 - 1:30pm
Conservative MP Sir David was stabbed to death at a constituency surgery a week ago.

England v India: Postponed fifth Test to be held at Edgbaston in July 2022

Fri, 22/10/2021 - 1:29pm
The postponed Emirates Old Trafford Test between England and India this summer will be played at Edgbaston in July 2022.

Sarah Everard: Five police officers facing action over social media messages

Fri, 22/10/2021 - 1:29pm
Five officers have cases to answer over messages sent on WhatsApp and Signal, the police watchdog says.

Ex-Labour MP Frank Field reveals he is dying

Fri, 22/10/2021 - 12:51pm
A statement from the veteran politician was read out in the Lords, backing a new assisted dying bill.

Alec Baldwin: What are prop guns and why are they dangerous?

Fri, 22/10/2021 - 12:34pm
An incident involving US actor Alec Baldwin puts the spotlight on an item often used on film sets.

Injection spiking: How likely is it?

Fri, 22/10/2021 - 12:29pm
We speak to experts about reports of people being injected with drugs without them knowing.

Mozambique: Tuskless elephant evolution linked to Ivory hunting

Fri, 22/10/2021 - 12:23pm
Scientists say poaching during Mozambique's civil war led to more females being born without tusks.

Covid: Brits increasingly lax on masks and social mixing

Fri, 22/10/2021 - 11:57am
Fewer adults are practising social distancing than think it is important, figures for Great Britain show.

Give every household £320 for spiralling energy bills - Greens

Fri, 22/10/2021 - 11:30am
The Green Party of England and Wales says the £9bn plan could be paid for with a tax on landlords.

Battle of Trafalgar: Once-a-year light on Nelson’s death

Fri, 22/10/2021 - 11:18am
Trafalgar Day is marked with a service at Britannia Royal Naval College's chapel.

Halyna Hutchins: Rising star of film industry was 'an incredible artist'

Fri, 22/10/2021 - 10:24am
Halyna Hutchins, who has died on a film set, had been named an American Cinematographer rising star.