Category: News

The parents of children who died fighting IS visit Syria

Eight Britons are known to have been killed fighting with the Kurdish militia against the Islamic State group. Source:: BBC News UK

Budget 2018: How does the government collect and spend our money?

A breakdown of where the government’s money comes from and where it goes. Source:: BBC News UK

Beaver reintroduction positive example of ‘rewilding’ says study

A report by an academic at Stirling University says the animals can help improve natural habitats. Source:: BBC News UK

Linemen’s flags tribute at funeral of oldest referee

Flags are held up as a guard of honour at “Harry” Hardy’s funeral, who refereed until he was 88. Source:: BBC News UK

Stephen Hawking’s personal items to be sold at auction

A signed book and a wheelchair owned by Prof Stephen Hawking will also go under the hammer. Source:: BBC News UK

Grayling to decide on Govia Thameslink penalty ‘in weeks’

Transport Secretary Chris Grayling was grilled by MPs about a timetable overhaul that caused chaos. Source:: BBC News UK

Conservative MP Michael Fabricant ‘cycles naked through London park’

Michael Fabricant is campaigning for a nude charity bike ride in his Lichfield constituency. Source:: BBC News UK

Anti-plastic focus ‘dangerous distraction’ from climate change

Riverford vegetable box boss says more focus should be on cutting carbon, not demonising plastic. Source:: BBC News UK

Pret sandwich death: Michael Gove to meet family

Natasha Ednan-Laperouse, 15, died after suffering an allergic reaction to a Pret sandwich in 2016. Source:: BBC News UK

Joachim Ronneberg: Norwegian who stopped Nazis’ nuclear plans dies

Joachim Ronneberg, who has died aged 99, led team who sabotaged a Nazi nuclear facility in 1943. Source:: BBC News UK

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