National News

Police Probe As ‘Fat’ Cards Dished Out On Tube

National News November 30, 2015 at 9:06 pm

Officers launch an appeal after one woman says she was given a card saying: “It’s really not glandular, it’s your gluttony.”

Junior Doctors Suspend Strikes To Allow Talks

National News November 30, 2015 at 8:23 pm

Planned strike action is suspended but thousands of patients will have to have their operations and appointments re-scheduled.

Car In Fatal Crash Was Being Followed By Police

National News November 30, 2015 at 7:37 pm

A Vauxhall Astra was asked to stop by officers before it was involved in a collision with a taxi, killing Mary Laurie.

What Persuaded PM To Seek Second Syria Vote?

National News November 30, 2015 at 6:45 pm

Two years ago David Cameron suffered a humiliating Commons defeat on UK airstrikes in Syria – so what has changed?

Police Hunt ‘Pandas’ After Newsagents Robbed

National News November 30, 2015 at 5:25 pm

Shop workers who may have sold two panda onesies or anyone who may have found the costumes in bins are urged to come forward.

‘Potential Deal’ To Call Off Doctor Strikes

National News November 30, 2015 at 5:15 pm

The BMA junior doctors’ executive committee has just hours to assess the Government’s deal before tomorrow’s strikes go ahead.

Corbyn To Offer Free Vote On Syria Airstrikes

National News November 30, 2015 at 3:48 pm

The Labour leader tells his MPs they do not have to join him in opposing military action – paving the way for a vote this week.

Facebook’s St Andrew’s Day Flag Muddle

National News November 30, 2015 at 3:40 pm

The Romanian flag appeared when UK users tried to update their Facebook status to show they were celebrating St Andrew’s Day.

N Ireland Abortion Law ‘Breaches Human Rights’

National News November 30, 2015 at 2:48 pm

A ruling at Belfast High Court could pave the way for legal terminations in cases of rape, incest and fatal foetal abnormality.

Hatton Garden Raider ‘Used Free Bus Pass’

National News November 30, 2015 at 2:39 pm

Brian Reader travelled to the scene of England’s biggest burglary using another pensioner’s bus pass, a policeman tells the trial.