National News

Friend App Creator Says Facebook Bullied Him

National News July 31, 2015 at 11:08 am

A man claims he received legal threats and was booted off Facebook after creating an app which showed when someone unfriended you.

Baby Sloth Edward Being Raised By Teddy Bear

National News July 31, 2015 at 10:52 am

Experts at London Zoo use a teddy bear from the gift shop to help raise their seven-week-old sloth Edward.

Man Snaps Would-Be Robbers During Heart Attack

National News July 31, 2015 at 10:37 am

The amateur photographer collapsed after two men approached him on a motorbike and tried to steal his camera.

IAG Profits Rise 40% As Aer Lingus Deal Nears

National News July 31, 2015 at 10:06 am

Quarterly profits for the British Airways owner beat forecasts, as the group signals its takeover of Aer Lingus is near complete.

Stuart Baggs’ Family ‘Shattered’ By His Death

National News July 31, 2015 at 9:54 am

The former Apprentice star’s sister describes him as “the king of following his dreams and making them happen”.

Man Dies After Seven-Storey Chimney Fall

National News July 31, 2015 at 7:54 am

The 20-year-old victim is understood to have fallen backwards while sitting on the roof of a block in central London.

Lloyds Sets Aside Extra £1.4bn For PPI Payouts

National News July 31, 2015 at 7:12 am

Although half-year profits have risen to £1.2bn, Lloyds describes the additional provision for the PPI scandal as “disappointing”.

Calais Crisis: UK To Send Extra Sniffer Dogs

National News July 31, 2015 at 7:10 am

David Cameron says military land will be used to park lorries, and sniffer dogs will be sent to France to deal with the crisis.

Tough Anti-Slavery Measures Come Into Force

National News July 31, 2015 at 4:25 am

Access to civil legal aid and the introduction of reparation orders are among measures enforced by the Modern Day Slavery act.

Friday’s National Newspaper Front Pages

National News July 30, 2015 at 10:15 pm

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