Home » Archives by category » UK

Madeleine McCann: Parents mark 10 years since daughter went missing

Madeleine McCann: Parents mark 10 years since daughter went missing

Media captionKate and Gerry McCann say birthdays and the anniversary of Madeleine’s disappearance are “the hardest days” Madeleine McCann’s parents have told the BBC they will do “whatever it takes, for as long as it takes” to find their missing daughter. Next week sees the 10th anniversary of her disappearance, aged three, from an apartment […]

Madeleine McCann: Parents mark 10 since daughter went missing

Madeleine McCann: Parents mark 10 since daughter went missing

Image copyright PA Madeleine McCann’s parents have told the BBC they will do “whatever it takes, for as long as it takes” to find their missing daughter. Next week sees the 10th anniversary of her disappearance, aged three, from an apartment in Praia da Luz in Portugal. The couple, from Rothley in Leicestershire, said “real […]

Anthony Joshua stops Wladimir Klitschko in the 11th round at Wembley

Anthony Joshua stops Wladimir Klitschko in the 11th round at Wembley

Wladimir Klitschko suffered the fifth defeat of his career Anthony Joshua produced the performance of his career to add the WBA world heavyweight title to his IBF crown with an enthralling knockout win over Wladimir Klitschko at Wembley Stadium. A post-war record 90,000 fans at the national stadium were treated to a see-saw contest, Joshua […]

Brexit: EU demands ‘serious UK response’ on citizens’ rights

Brexit: EU demands ‘serious UK response’ on citizens’ rights

Image copyright AFP Image caption Donald Tusk wants a serious response from the UK European Council President Donald Tusk has called on the UK to come up with a “serious response” on what will happen to EU citizens in Britain after Brexit. “We need guarantees,” he said in Brussels as 27 EU leaders backed the […]

Green heating system accused of causing ‘fuel poverty’

Green heating system accused of causing ‘fuel poverty’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption District heating is seen as a new cleaner, cheaper way to keep homes warm, but some residents say its not working as well as it should. A heating system meant to reduce bills is leaving people in fuel poverty, according to campaigners and residents. The government wants millions of […]

First civilian WW2 death victims honoured in Clacton

First civilian WW2 death victims honoured in Clacton

Image copyright Tendring District Council Image caption A German bomber, carrying sea mines, crashed in Clacton on 30 April, 1940, killing both the crew and a couple called Mr and Mrs Gill An eyewitness account of a plane crash that caused the first World War Two civilian deaths on the British mainland will be read […]

Brexit: EU demands ‘serious UK response’ on citizens’ rights

Brexit: EU demands ‘serious UK response’ on citizens’ rights

Image copyright AFP Image caption Donald Tusk wants a serious response from the UK European Council President Donald Tusk has called on the UK to come up with a “serious response” on what will happen to EU citizens in Britain after Brexit. “We need guarantees,” he said in Brussels as 27 EU leaders backed the […]

General Election 2017: May urges Scots to ‘strengthen Union’

General Election 2017: May urges Scots to ‘strengthen Union’

Media captionTheresa May in Scotland: “A vote for me is a vote for the Union” Theresa May has urged Scots to vote for her to “strengthen the Union”, the economy and her hand in Brexit talks. The call came as she was making her first campaign visit to Scotland ahead of June’s snap general election. […]

Billy Monger: Amputee Formula 4 driver ‘will race again’

Billy Monger: Amputee Formula 4 driver ‘will race again’

Image copyright Jakob Ebrey Image caption Billy Monger was injured during the Formula 4 British Championship at Donington Park in Leicestershire A 17-year-old Formula 4 driver who had to have both his legs amputated after a crash will definitely race again, his family says. Billy Monger, from Charlwood in Surrey, hit the back of another […]

Jack Monroe to stand for National Health Action Party

Jack Monroe to stand for National Health Action Party

Image copyright PA Food blogger Jack Monroe will stand as a candidate for the National Health Action (NHA) Party in the forthcoming general election, she has confirmed. The writer and activist will run in the Southend West constituency in her first campaign to become an MP. Last month, Ms Monroe successfully sued columnist Katie Hopkins […]

Page 1 of 311123Next ›Last »