About Cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies.

National News

NHS England urged to review bed capacity to prevent further deaths


‘Soft coup’ to oust Jeremy Corbyn under way, warns Labour’s John McDonnell

Children shipped overseas exposed to ‘unacceptable depravity’ inquiry told

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

Snow, ice and wind warnings withdrawn as Storm Ewan weaker than forecast

Jeremy Corbyn leads tributes to ‘iconic, irascible’ MP Sir Gerald Kaufman


White Helmets producer describes only British Oscar win as ‘bitter-sweet’

Poll reveals support for school lessons about pornography and sexting


Patients’ information left in warehouse for five years

Consumers more willing to switch energy suppliers after spate of price rises

Two-fifths of drivers ‘unaware’ of tougher penalties for mobile use


And the Oscar goes to… the wrong film! Moonlight wins after La La Land error

Ministers plan internet strategy ‘to make Britain safest place to be online’


Antipodean rugby stars Williams and O’Connor arrested in cocaine probe

Government ‘must act to avoid catastrophic failure’ in NHS


La La Land leads Oscar wins with six gongs


In pictures: Stars arrive on red carpet ahead of politically charged Oscars


Driver questioned after car hits five outside car wash

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


Claims MP Lewis registered websites in preparation for Labour leader bid denied

Key May aide hits back after criticism over disability benefits comments


Aliens actor Bill Paxton dies aged 61 after complications from surgery

Business rates a ‘ticking time bomb’ for small companies, Labour says


Welsh rugby star Elli Norkett killed in car crash at age 20

Suspect named after truck hits crowd at New Orleans Mardi Gras parade

Wind, ice and snow for parts of UK as Storm Ewan hits Ireland

Deputy Tom Watson urges supporters to back Labour’s under-fire Jeremy Corbyn


Lord Heseltine to back efforts to give Parliament say on Brexit deal


Rescuers broaden search for 18-year-old amid Arbroath Cliffs fall fears

Amber Rudd: No sudden drop in immigration post-Brexit


‘Dinner with the Donald’: Nigel Farage meets with Trump and senior advisers


Smoking ‘should be banned in NHS buildings and grounds’


Donald Trump: I won’t attend White House correspondents’ dinner


Tests show nerve agent effect on Kim’s ‘assassinated’ half-brother

IS threat to UK as great as the IRA’s in the 70s – terror laws watchdog


Francois Hollande takes mickey out of Donald on visit to Disneyland Paris


Pensioner dies after car driven into group of pedestrians in German city

Search suspended for night in hunt for man who fell off cliff

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


Democrats choose Tom Perez to lead national party in Donald Trump era

Barclays customers left unable to use cards after ‘technical difficulties’


Labour launches website for opponents to second Scottish independence referendum


Woman charged over death of three-year-old boy attacked by dog

Sadiq Khan tones down criticism of nationalism in speech against division


Boris Johnson urged to raise human rights abuses with Egyptian president


In video: Mike Pence vows US will hunt down the source of IS


Free tuition offer to help disadvantaged A-level pupils get university place


I have a mandate to lead, says Mugabe at 93


It’s not the time to ditch Corbyn, says Tom Watson

Keep in touch with local news

Sign up for email alerts