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£20k donated after desk drawer discovery sparks viral post

National News January 18, 2020 at 10:35 am

Thousands of pounds in donations have been made to an old fundraising page after a stranger found an order of service for a funeral in a desk drawer.

Attempted murder charge after boy is shot in drive-by

National News January 18, 2020 at 9:32 am

Police investigating the shooting of a 12-year-old boy in a drive-by attack in Sheffield have charged a man with attempted murder.

Hoaxer jailed after causing bomb scare because he was going to miss his flight

National News January 18, 2020 at 7:51 am

A passenger who caused a bomb scare on his own flight because he was running late has been jailed for 16 months.

Brace yourself for plunging temperatures this weekend

National News January 18, 2020 at 6:46 am

Freezing weather is expected across the UK this weekend, with temperatures predicted to fall as low as -6C (21.2F).

Gascoigne spent £20k getting anti-alcohol pellets sewn into stomach

National News January 18, 2020 at 3:39 am

Paul Gascoigne has credited having anti-alcohol pellets sewn into his stomach with helping turn his life around.

Mental health checks for all new dads ‘should be routine’

National News January 18, 2020 at 2:32 am

Charities are calling on the NHS to introduce routine checks on the mental health of all new fathers in order spot those who may be suffering from post-natal depression. 

Labour leadership candidates set for hustings – as poll gives Starmer lead

National News January 18, 2020 at 1:22 am

Labour’s five leadership candidates are going head-to-head in the first public hustings of the campaign, as a new poll gives Sir Keir Starmer a commanding lead over Rebecca Long-Bailey.

Two British sisters die in Pakistan after ‘found unconscious in bathroom’

National News January 17, 2020 at 10:57 pm

Two British sisters have died in Pakistan after reportedly being found unconscious in a bathroom.

Royal wedding cellist breaks records with new album

National News January 17, 2020 at 7:57 pm

A young cellist who shot to fame with his performance at the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s wedding has broken records with his latest album.

‘I didn’t love my daughter’: New dad’s battle with post-natal depression

National News January 17, 2020 at 6:11 pm

Campaigners are calling for men to have routine screening for post-natal depression, with nearly 40% of new dads saying they have concerns for their mental health.