Notting Hill set for carnival crowds

Up to one million people are expected to descend on the two-day Notting Hill Carnival which is under way.

Posted by on 30 August 2015 | 4:42 am

Two people killed in motorway crash

Two people are killed in an early-morning car crash on the A74(M) motorway near Gretna.

Posted by on 30 August 2015 | 4:42 am

Two workmen die in fall from bridge

Two men have died after falling from a bridge in the Republic of Ireland while carrying out maintenance work.

Posted by on 30 August 2015 | 4:41 am

Road reopens after air show crash

The A27 in West Sussex is partially reopened after the air crash at Shoreham killed 11 people more than a week ago.

Posted by on 30 August 2015 | 4:18 am

Man 'critical' after Ballymoney crash

A man is critically ill following a car crash in County Antrim.

Posted by on 30 August 2015 | 3:46 am

Labour must come to its senses - Blair

Tony Blair tells Labour party members to come to their senses and reject the "Alice in Wonderland" politics of Jeremy Corbyn.

Posted by on 30 August 2015 | 3:40 am

Free EU movement 'for those with jobs'

EU free movement should mean the "freedom to move to a job" - not to look for work or benefits - Home Secretary Theresa May says.

Posted by on 30 August 2015 | 3:27 am

Plans for Scottish budget delayed

Details of Scottish public spending plans for next year are to be delayed by several months.

Posted by on 30 August 2015 | 3:23 am

Man dies after being hit by car

A 49-year-old man dies after being hit by a car in Carmarthenshire.

Posted by on 30 August 2015 | 3:05 am

Seals shot by salmon farms revealed

New figures have revealed, for the first time, which individual salmon farms have shot seals.

Posted by on 30 August 2015 | 3:03 am

VIDEO: Health benefits of a daytime snooze

Researchers say taking forty winks in the middle of the day could reduce blood pressure and stave off heart attacks.

Posted by on 30 August 2015 | 2:57 am

VIDEO: Study identifies suicide symptoms

An international study says it has identified common behaviour patterns which often precede suicide attempts.

Posted by on 30 August 2015 | 2:53 am

Scientists find history of galaxies

A team of international scientists, led by astronomers from Cardiff University, unravel the history of galaxies for the first time.

Posted by on 30 August 2015 | 2:19 am

Boeckmans in induced coma after crash

Belgian rider Kris Boeckmans is in an induced coma after suffering facial fractures in a crash at the Vuelta a Espana.

Posted by on 30 August 2015 | 1:23 am

Burnham proposes low pay penalties

Firms could face penalties including higher national insurance payments if they failed to pay a proposed new higher living wage of £11 per hour, Andy Burnham says.

Posted by on 29 August 2015 | 11:33 pm

Round-world yacht race set to begin

The Clipper Round The World Yacht Race, which will see 12 teams spend a year travelling the globe, is due to begin in London.

Posted by on 29 August 2015 | 7:28 pm

England's unsung world champions

England's lesser-known world champions

Posted by on 29 August 2015 | 6:24 pm

Recalling Ealing Studios' golden age

The last survivors of the Ealing film studios' heyday

Posted by on 29 August 2015 | 6:09 pm

VIDEO: Using science to combat flooding

Scientists at Newcastle University are going in search of floods, trying to learn what causes them so they can prevent future flash flooding.

Posted by on 29 August 2015 | 6:03 pm

VIDEO: Lorry driver's migrant crisis despair

The Calais migrant crisis is costing the road haulage industry £750,000 per day with delays and queues holding up the flow of traffic.

Posted by on 29 August 2015 | 6:02 pm

NHS tests implanted sugar monitor

A blood sugar monitor that can stay in the body for five months is being tested on NHS patients with type 1 diabetes.

Posted by on 29 August 2015 | 6:01 pm

UUP to withdraw from NI Executive

The Ulster Unionist Party has confirmed that it will leave the Northern Ireland Executive.

Posted by on 29 August 2015 | 4:36 pm

VIDEO: Shoreham remembers air crash victims

Hundreds of people from communities affected by the Shoreham air disaster have held a minute's silence to remember those who died, one week after the crash.

Posted by on 29 August 2015 | 4:28 pm

Pigeon-chasing falcon gets stuck

A peregrine falcon has become trapped in the grounds of a hospital after chasing a pigeon into the building's courtyard.

Posted by on 29 August 2015 | 4:27 pm

Chelsea start very bad - Mourinho

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho believes his team's title hopes would already be over if they played another league.

Posted by on 29 August 2015 | 2:04 pm