National and Regional News

Wildlife under threat as drought continues

Wildlife under threat as drought continues
March 19, 2012
Environment News

A drought affecting parts of the UK has recently led to a hose pipe ban being imposed by water companies …Read the Rest

One dead, 27 injured after coach crash in France

One dead, 27 injured after coach crash in France
February 19, 2012
National and Regional News

One person died and twenty seven were injured, four of them seriously, after a bus carrying adults and school children crashed …Read the Rest

Odyssey Marine Exploration transfer HMS Victory to Maritime Heritage Foundation

Odyssey Marine Exploration transfer HMS Victory to Maritime Heritage Foundation
February 6, 2012
National and Regional News

Odyssey Marine Exploration, Inc., a company which specialises in deep-sea shipwreck exploration, has reached an agreement with the Maritime Heritage …Read the Rest

Increase in 25-34 year olds turning to Debt Relief Orders

Increase in 25-34 year olds turning to Debt Relief Orders
January 1, 2012
Business and Finance

Figures released by the Insolvency Service a short while after Christmas show that the number of 25-34 year olds using Debt …Read the Rest

246,000 elderly people will be alone this Christmas

246,000 elderly people will be alone this Christmas
December 24, 2011
Headline News

Perhaps it’s a sign of our times.  Families often don’t live close to each other these days and a lot …Read the Rest

4 million pages from historical newspapers made available online

4 million pages from historical newspapers made available online
November 30, 2011
Arts and Entertainment News

The British Library has announced a new website called The British Newspaper Archive which will allow Internet users to view …Read the Rest

Hilton Hotels announce creation of 8,500 jobs

Hilton Hotels announce creation of 8,500 jobs
November 29, 2011
Business and Finance

Among all of the lingering economic gloom there was at least some good news on the jobs front on Monday. …Read the Rest

Plans to modernise coastguard service confirmed

Plans to modernise coastguard service confirmed
November 22, 2011
National and Regional News

The Department of Transport has confirmed plans to modernise the Coastguard service. Proposals for the restructuring of the Coastguard have …Read the Rest

Jobless figures continue to rise

Jobless figures continue to rise
November 17, 2011
Business and Finance

With little sign of the economy making a steady recovery the number of people out of work is continuing to increase, according to …Read the Rest

Armistice Day marked around the world

Armistice Day marked around the world
November 12, 2011
Featured News

A silence fell at 11.00am on Friday to mark Armistice Day, also known as Remembrance Day or Veterans Day.  Across the country, …Read the Rest