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Prince Charles gives his seed to doomsday vault for future generations

The Global Seed Vault aims to guard against some of the worst affects of the climate crisis.
Three schools close as pupils return from Italy with flu-like symptoms

Three schools close as pupils return from Italy with flu-like symptoms

A number of children and teachers had been on skiing trips to Italy over half-term.
Kind gesture of free suit for unemployed man turns his life around

Kind gesture of free suit for unemployed man turns his life...

A social enterprise is helping the long-term unemployed get back into work one suit at a time.

Yorkshire Tea bombarded with abuse after chancellor poses with brew

Yorkshire Tea asked people who 'vent their rage online, even to a company, to remember there's a human on the other end of it'.
Political elite ‘turned blind eye’ to child sex abuse

Political elite ‘turned blind eye’ to child sex abuse, reports finds

The report was damning of political institutions who ‘significantly failed in their responses to allegations of child sexual abuse’.

Lib Dem lord quits after report slams failure over Westminster child...

Former Liberal leader David Steel has resigned from the Lords following a damning new report.
Tory MP filmed flashing at young woman in a pub

Tory MP filmed flashing at young woman in a pub

James Grundy has apologised for the incident filmed in 2007 before he became a Conservative councillor in what is now his constituency.

Nearly 2,000 Tesco staff to lose their jobs

The supermarket said the job losses are part of changes to in-store bakeries.
‘Perfectly healthy’ teen died after making chicken nachos

‘Perfectly healthy’ teen died after making chicken nachos

Abby Reese Beaumont, 15, suffered haemorrhaging when she aspirated on a 'foreign body' on April 2.

Families left with just £7 as they struggle with council tax

Citizens Advice claims that more than 4 in 10 people who turned to it for help with council tax, have no money left at all.