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Billionaires Edens & Sawiris to make 'significant investment' at Aston Villa

Billionaire businessmen Wes Edens and Nassef Sawiris will inject "significant investment" into Aston Villa.

Published on 20 July 2018 | 2:08 pm

Ex-UKIP woman jailed for £46k widower con

Stephanie Todd siphoned off widower Philip Wall's money after befriending him in the street.

Published on 20 July 2018 | 2:01 pm

Cadbury's Dairy Milk to offer low-sugar version

A new version of the famous bar will have almost a third less sugar, the owner of Cadbury announces

Published on 20 July 2018 | 1:54 pm

Child's Gareth Southgate drawing tattooed on fan

Jeff Holt said he would have the tattoo done if a primary school could raise £2,000 for charity.

Published on 20 July 2018 | 1:44 pm

Cocaine cabbie jailed for Liverpool pensioner death

Taxi driver Paul Morrison is jailed for more than four years over the death of Andrew Oakden, 89.

Published on 20 July 2018 | 1:17 pm

Ballet dancer back at the barre after 20 years

Maureen Waldorf has returned to dancing at the age of 65.

Published on 20 July 2018 | 1:01 pm

The Open 2018: Tommy Fleetwood takes early lead, Rory McIlroy in contention

England's Tommy Fleetwood is a shot off the clubhouse lead at The Open with Rory McIlroy a shot behind him after strong second rounds.

Published on 20 July 2018 | 1:00 pm

Newlyn Harbour: Two held in yacht drugs trafficking raid

The two men are being questioned by officers from the National Crime Agency.

Published on 20 July 2018 | 12:42 pm

Attack victim Paul Kohler loses police stations battle

Judges say closing attack victim’s local station is “unlawful” but dozens of front counters to shut.

Published on 20 July 2018 | 12:22 pm

Baby in Birmingham car-jacking ordeal reunited with mum

Four-week-old Eliza O'Neill was in the back seat of a car taken by thieves in Birmingham.

Published on 20 July 2018 | 11:53 am

Didcot Power Station demolition date confirmed

Didcot was at the centre of a major incident in 2016, when the boiler house collapsed, killing four.

Published on 20 July 2018 | 11:36 am

MPs criticise head of public prosecution's criminal case failures

The head of public prosecutions is criticised for her handling of issues around disclosing evidence.

Published on 20 July 2018 | 11:18 am

UK heatwave shuts part of Leeds & Liverpool canal

A large section of the Leeds-Liverpool waterway could close for a month if dry conditions persist.

Published on 20 July 2018 | 11:16 am

Surrey earthquakes: New equipment measuring more quakes

An aftershock is measured by new equipment seconds after a 2.5 magnitude quake in Surrey.

Published on 20 July 2018 | 10:54 am

Seyed Khan murder: Man jailed for dad-of-seven axe death

Imran Mohammad was told to serve at least 24 years in jail for the "planned and deliberate murder".

Published on 20 July 2018 | 10:54 am

Durham rugby players in Sri Lanka had 'taken heroin' before death

Police in Sri Lanka are ordered to further investigate the drugs deaths of two players.

Published on 20 July 2018 | 10:53 am

Devon councillor's #MeToo moment in meeting

Emma Brennan spoke out at having to share a chamber with a man she said was accused of harassment.

Published on 20 July 2018 | 9:46 am

Biker jailed after filming himself riding at 189mph

Police found hours of footage on a laptop at Adam Campion's home.

Published on 20 July 2018 | 8:48 am

BA emergency landing forces London Gatwick runway closure

A British Airways flight from Naples to Gatwick Airport landed with a technical fault.

Published on 20 July 2018 | 8:12 am

Couple refused IVF because husband already had children

Sarah Dean was refused IVF because her husband had children from a previous relationship.

Published on 20 July 2018 | 7:44 am

Stalking reports treble as prosecution rates fall

There were more than 10,000 recorded offences of stalking and harassment in England and Wales last year.

Published on 20 July 2018 | 6:39 am

Hells Angel accused watched Hastings attack in 'horror'

One Hells Angel blames another for an assault, telling a court there was nothing he could do to help.

Published on 20 July 2018 | 6:02 am

Battle of Britain RAF Spitfire pilot Geoffrey Wellum dies

Sqn Ldr Geoffrey Wellum, who was 18 when he joined the RAF in August 1939, dies at the age of 96.

Published on 20 July 2018 | 4:13 am

IVF: NHS couples 'face social rationing'

Eight out of 10 of CCGs in England do not offer IVF to couples if one partner has previous children.

Published on 20 July 2018 | 3:29 am

Blind dog gave autistic woman 'hope in life'

Emma Barker, 18, who has autism and depression, says adopting a dog "saved her life".

Published on 20 July 2018 | 12:45 am

Trust withdraws Cambridge sport lakes plan

Outline planning permission granted in 2013 for the £25m water sports complex has now lapsed.

Published on 20 July 2018 | 12:42 am

Moon artist Luke Jerram unveils giant Earth sculpture

The orb, covered in detailed NASA imagery of the Earth's surface, was created by Luke Jerram.

Published on 20 July 2018 | 12:40 am

Badger caught in trap 'illegally' set by hunt master

Activists said the hunt master who set a trap for a badger may have felt emboldened by culls elsewhere.

Published on 20 July 2018 | 12:31 am

Derbyshire hunt master filmed setting badger trap

Christopher White has been accused of illegally persecuting badgers after footage showed him laying and baiting a trap.

Published on 20 July 2018 | 12:27 am

'My daughter is gone'

Kate Osborne vanished in Bali in 2003 - but no trace of what happened to her has ever been found.

Published on 20 July 2018 | 12:07 am

World Cup boosts Englishness feelings

The England football team's success appears to have made more people proud to be English.

Published on 20 July 2018 | 12:06 am

Alisson: Liverpool make Brazilian world's most expensive goalkeeper

Liverpool make Alisson the world's most expensive keeper as they sign the Brazilian from Roma on a six-year contract for a reported £66.8m.

Published on 19 July 2018 | 10:02 pm

Lorry engulfed in flames on M5 in Worcestershire

Dozens of firefighters tackle a major lorry and hay bale fire on the M5.

Published on 19 July 2018 | 5:27 pm

Ipswich school converts a helicopter into a classroom

A school's site manager came up with the idea after watching a television programme.

Published on 19 July 2018 | 5:08 pm

Mancunian mortality

What is it like for people in parts of Manchester, which has one of the highest early mortality rates in the country?

Published on 19 July 2018 | 2:36 pm

Footage shows puppy being rescued from roof in Plymouth

Thatch, a 12-week-old Hungarian Vizsla, climbed out of a skylight and had to rescued by firefighters.

Published on 19 July 2018 | 1:07 pm

England's Big Picture: 16 - 22 July

Showcasing the best images sent to us from around England

Published on 19 July 2018 | 11:55 am

Trafalgar Square catwalk for body positivity

A pop-up catwalk in Trafalgar Square invites people of all shapes and sizes to show body positivity.

Published on 19 July 2018 | 7:39 am

Crime waves

Police forces are experiencing record numbers of 999 calls.

Published on 19 July 2018 | 12:11 am

Stirling work

Six buildings have been selected for the shortlist of this year's prestigious Riba Stirling award.

Published on 18 July 2018 | 11:39 pm

Before and after

A group of photographers recreate pictures taken by a university lecturer 50 years ago.

Published on 18 July 2018 | 1:53 pm

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