Jimmy White: 'Everything gone' after flat fire

Snooker star Jimmy White says he is “gutted” after he lost most of his possessions in a fire at his Surrey home. The former Masters and UK Championship winner posted a picture on Twitter of smoke at the Epsom building where he has a flat. He wrote...

Health tourism 'chaos' costing NHS millions

The NHS is missing out on millions of pounds a year because of a “chaotic” system for recovering cash from overseas patients, MPs have warned. In a report, MPs from the Commons Public Accounts Committee said they were “not confident” the...

'Four days a year wasted looking for car spaces'

Do you often spend what seems like an eternity driving round and round the block or in a car park looking for a space? Well, you are not alone. Every year, motorists in the UK spend nearly four days on average searching for that elusive vacant spot, according to a...

Police probe after battery found in Easter bunny

A criminal inquiry is under way following the discovery of a battery inside a Co-op chocolate Easter bunny. Police and the National Crime Agency are investigating the alleged tampering following the incident in Nottingham, the supermarket said. It comes after an...

UK GDP growth set to slow over next two years

The UK’s GDP growth could slow by up to 0.3% over the next two years as the impact of Brexit on the British economy becomes clear. The prediction, outlined in the National Institute of Economic and Social Research’s (NIESR) most recent report outlining its...