National News

David Cameron buys £25k luxury hut

National News April 30, 2017 at 10:09 am

While Theresa May grapples with Brexit and fights to win a General Election, her predecessor has pressing matters of his own to get to grips with.

PM signals end to tax lock but vows not to raise VAT

National News April 30, 2017 at 10:02 am

The Prime Minister has indicated she will ditch the Tory pledge not to raise taxes but promised not to increase VAT.

Madeleine’s mother: ‘I still buy her presents’

National News April 30, 2017 at 4:20 am

Madeleine McCann’s parents say the police investigation into their daughter’s disappearance has encouraged them to believe she is still alive – as they also reveal they still buy her Christmas and birthday presents every year.

More wonky veg should be sold to cut food waste

National News April 30, 2017 at 2:59 am

Knobbly and crooked vegetables should not be banished from supermarket shelves simply because they aren’t a perfect shape, MPs have said.

Boy dies after being hit by car in Leeds

National News April 30, 2017 at 1:32 am

A four-year-old boy has died after being hit by a car outside a medical centre in Leeds.

RESPECT! Best Twitter reactions to Joshua win

National News April 30, 2017 at 12:15 am

The biggest heavyweight fight in over a decade had something for everyone, but in the end it was Anthony Joshua who finally turned things around for good in the 11th round.

PM vows to protect pensions from ‘irresponsible bosses’

National News April 29, 2017 at 10:20 pm

Theresa May has unveiled a plan to crack down on “irresponsible bosses” who fail to protect workers’ pensions from a repeat of the BHS scandal.

Anthony Joshua beats Klitschko in 11th round

National News April 29, 2017 at 9:00 pm

Anthony Joshua has beaten Wladimir Klitschko with an 11th round stoppage in a thrilling heavyweight title fight in front of 90,000 fans at Wembley.

British woman dies after apartment fall in Spain

National News April 29, 2017 at 5:13 pm

A British woman has died after falling from a 10th-floor apartment in the Spanish resort of Benidorm.

Corbyn victory ‘could happen’, PM warns

National News April 29, 2017 at 3:48 pm

Theresa May has urged her supporters in Scotland to get out and vote, warning against complacency in the face of her huge poll advantage over Jeremy Corbyn.