National News

Cheshire Explosions: Four People Missing

National News July 17, 2015 at 10:19 am

Police have declared a major incident as specialist teams wait to begin the search for workers who are still unaccounted for.

Shopping In The Dark: The Confusion On Sugar

National News July 17, 2015 at 9:39 am

As some experts say we should halve our sugar intake, consumers remain confused about which sugars are good and which are bad.

M1 Car Stop Leads To 90kg Drugs And £75k Cash

National News July 17, 2015 at 9:11 am

Six people are arrested after police stop and search a car on the M1, another car in London and two properties.

‘I Was In Agony’: Call For Giant Hogweed Action

National News July 17, 2015 at 8:43 am

People who come into contact with the toxic plant are urged to cover up their skin and wash the area thoroughly.

Motorist, 79, Killed In ‘Road Rage’ Attack

National News July 17, 2015 at 7:26 am

Donald Lock “had no chance to defend himself” and dies at the scene after an alteraction on the A24 in West Sussex.

First British Pilots In Airstrikes Over Syria

National News July 17, 2015 at 7:09 am

MPs and activists demand an explanation as it is revealed that the PM knew British aircrew were involved airstrikes over Syria.

Trans People: Poll Reveals Changing Attitudes

National News July 17, 2015 at 6:15 am

The British public is becoming more accepting of gender reassignment, according to a Sky News survey.

Bank Governor Hints At Winter Rate Rise

National News July 17, 2015 at 4:40 am

Mark Carney expects interest rates will probably rise slowly and eventually be “about half as high as historical averages” of 5%.

MH17: British Plane Victims Must Get ‘Justice’

National News July 17, 2015 at 3:56 am

A year on from the downing of the plane, the Government says the UN must back a criminal tribunal to hunt down those responsible.

Rail Workers In 100mph Train Near-Miss

National News July 17, 2015 at 3:01 am

Nine rail workers narrowly avoided being struck by a passenger train in an incident caused largely by human error, a report finds.