National News

Revealed: The winners and losers on the UK’s high streets

National News October 19, 2019 at 2:10 am

New research has shown that independent stores are outperforming major retailers on UK high streets, amid worry for the future of the traditional shopping experience.

Unmasked: 18 women on new list of Europe’s most-wanted fugitives

National News October 19, 2019 at 12:24 am

Europol has revealed the names of Europe’s most-wanted fugitives – and 18 of the 21 criminals on the list are women.

PM in final rallying call as Brexit rebels plot last-minute hurdle

National News October 18, 2019 at 8:28 pm

Boris Johnson has issued a final rallying call to MPs to back his EU Withdrawal Agreement as rebels plot an amendment that could push Brexit back until the new year to avoid an accidental no-deal.

William and Kate have shown how royal tours should be done

National News October 18, 2019 at 8:26 pm

We were heading home. I was curled up in my aeroplane seat, eye mask on, earplugs in, when I heard the giggling.

Bonmarche collapses into administration as thousands of jobs at risk

National News October 18, 2019 at 5:13 pm

Bonmarche has become the latest victim of the high street downturn after collapsing into administration, putting 2,887 jobs at risk.

Man arrested on suspicion of murder after baby girl dies

National News October 18, 2019 at 4:49 pm

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after the death of a one-year-old girl in Radcliffe, Greater Manchester.

Letwin amendment could mean honeymoon over for PM

National News October 18, 2019 at 3:15 pm

A new front has opened up which could, in true Brexit fashion, turn everything on its head.

Second dead whale pulled from River Thames

National News October 18, 2019 at 3:00 pm

A dead whale has been pulled from the Thames, days after a humpback was struck by a boat in the same river.

Extinction Rebellion protester climbs up base of Big Ben

National News October 18, 2019 at 2:45 pm

An Extinction Rebellion protester has been seen climbing up scaffolding around the base of Big Ben.

Bulgaria manager quits after racist abuse at England game

National News October 18, 2019 at 2:25 pm

Bulgaria’s manager has resigned after a Euro 2020 qualifier had to be paused twice due to racist abuse directed at England players.