National News

Sports Direct Workers To Enjoy £37m Windfall

National News July 16, 2015 at 12:50 pm

Permanent employees at the firm are set to receive shares worth more than £18,000 each, but casual workers will miss out.

Tunisia Terror Victim Coming Out Of Coma

National News July 16, 2015 at 12:33 pm

Allison Heathcote is “making good progress” in hospital following the Sousse terror attack in which her husband was killed.

Tunisia Terror Victim Coming Out Of Coma

National News July 16, 2015 at 12:33 pm

Allison Heathcote is “making good progress” in hospital following the Sousse terror attack in which her husband was killed.

Tycoon ‘Under Huge Stress’ Before Death Fall

National News July 16, 2015 at 12:20 pm

Scot Young, who fell onto railings from his flat, had been under huge stress due to his high-profile divorce, an inquest hears.

Controversial Puppy Breeding Farm Gets Go-Ahead

National News July 16, 2015 at 11:59 am

The US-owned farm wins permission for a new breeding facility in Hull after the Government overturns a planning decision.

MPs To Get 10% Backdated Pay Rise To £74,000

National News July 16, 2015 at 11:37 am

The plans divide Parliament and invoke anger among other public sector workers who insist they have been underpaid for years.

Lib Dem Leadership: Who Are The Contenders?

National News July 16, 2015 at 8:52 am

The next Lib Dem leader is announced tonight so here are five things you may not know about contenders Tim Farron and Norman Lamb.

Supermarket Pricing Is Confusing, Says CMA

National News July 16, 2015 at 7:10 am

A ‘super-complaint’ by Which? claimed pricing can be misleading, sparking an investigation and a list of recommendations.

Weekend Working Ultimatum To Hospital Doctors

National News July 16, 2015 at 3:33 am

The Health Secretary argues the lack of a seven-day service costs lives, but he is accused of a “wholesale attack on doctors”.

BBC Braced For Government’s Cuts Announcement

National News July 16, 2015 at 12:32 am

Downing Street is expected to call for a narrower range of programming and a look at the future of the corporation’s licence fee.