National News

PM under pressure over ‘Windrush’ immigration row

National News April 16, 2018 at 8:27 am

The Prime Minister has been criticised after Downing Street turned down a request to discuss immigration problems faced by “Windrush” generation British residents.

Wetherspoon shuts down social media accounts

National News April 16, 2018 at 7:02 am

Pub chain JD Wetherspoon says it is closing down all its social media accounts following the “trolling” of MPs and ethnic minorities.

London violence ‘more intense now’ says ex-gang member

National News April 16, 2018 at 1:00 am

As knife and gun crime rises to record levels on London’s streets, police say they are focusing on the scores of gangs whose battles for control of the capital are, they say, fuelling the violence.

Ethics ‘must be at centre’ of AI technology

National News April 15, 2018 at 10:29 pm

The UK’s first public inquiry into the development and use of artificial intelligence (AI) has said the law governing its effects “is not currently clear”.

PM to call for emergency debate over Syria strikes

National News April 15, 2018 at 8:53 pm

The Prime Minister will tell MPs she acted “in Britain’s national interest” by ordering airstrikes on Syria as the Government calls for an emergency debate on the issue.

Man and woman killed in separate London stabbings

National News April 15, 2018 at 8:34 pm

Two people have been stabbed to death in the capital within minutes of each other in separate domestic incidents.

Woman in her 30s stabbed to death in Brixton

National News April 15, 2018 at 8:34 pm

A woman in her 30s has been stabbed to death this evening in Brixton, south London.

Royals set for ‘Brexit charm offensive’ at CHOGM

National News April 15, 2018 at 8:29 pm

The Royal Family will take a leading role in Britain’s Brexit charm offensive as the leaders of the Commonwealth arrive in London this week.

Teen charged with murdering 14-year-old girl

National News April 15, 2018 at 8:03 pm

A teenage boy has been charged with the murder of a 14-year-old girl whose body was found in a park in Wolverhampton on Thursday.

Manchester City clinch Premier League title

National News April 15, 2018 at 4:47 pm

Manchester City are Premier League champions after Manchester United lost to West Bromwich Albion.