National News

‘Hidden Alcohol Problem’ In Affluent Over 50s

National News July 24, 2015 at 3:35 am

Research shows those who are middle-aged, well-off and well-educated are more likely to drink levels of alcohol that are harmful.

Thousands Of Mums Pushed Out Of Work – Study

National News July 24, 2015 at 1:37 am

A study finds one in five mums experienced negative comments from colleagues or employers when returning from maternity leave.

World’s First Malaria Vaccine A Step Closer

National News July 24, 2015 at 1:31 am

After 30 years and hundreds of millions of pounds, the world’s best weapon in the malaria fight is recommended for licence.

New 999 System Cuts Wasted Ambulance Journeys

National News July 24, 2015 at 1:19 am

A pilot scheme that allows 999 call handlers to take an extra two minutes to judge patients will be expanded, Sky News learns.

Secrets Of State Banquets At Buckingham Palace

National News July 24, 2015 at 12:52 am

The Royal residence opens its doors for the summer – and shows visitors what goes on behind the scenes to stage a state banquet.

Teen Found Dead On Roof Of Eurotunnel Train

National News July 23, 2015 at 10:39 pm

The young man – thought to be a migrant – is believed to have died in France and then been carried through the tunnel.

Friday’s National Newspaper Front Pages

National News July 23, 2015 at 9:51 pm

Sky News takes a look at the stories making a splash in Friday’s national newspapers.

Vicar Goes On The Run After Stealing £24k

National News July 23, 2015 at 8:06 pm

Simon Reynolds fails to return from lunch during his trial for stealing marriage, funeral and gravestone fees.

Abused Boys ‘Playthings For Powerful People’

National News July 23, 2015 at 7:04 pm

Pressure grows for claims of VIPs abusing boys in a Belfast home to be added to the inquiry by New Zealand judge Lowell Goddard.

Killer Used Fake Voicemails To Cover Tracks

National News July 23, 2015 at 6:40 pm

Dominic Isom sends messages begging girlfriend Samantha Henderson to come home – but he had already killed her.