Cameron shows off £25k luxury hut

While Theresa May grapples with Brexit and fights to win a General Election, her predecessor has pressing matters of his own to get to grips with. David Cameron has just bought a £25,000 custom-made hut which he had planned to turn into a writing den for his garden in...

PM signals end to tax lock but vows not to raise VAT

The Prime Minister has indicated she will ditch the Tory pledge not to raise taxes but promised not to increase VAT. Theresa May said the Conservatives had no plans to raise taxes, but did not want to make specific proposals unless she was sure she could deliver on...

Madeleine's mother: 'I still buy her presents'

Madeleine McCann’s parents say the police investigation into their daughter’s disappearance has encouraged them to believe she is still alive – as they also reveal they still buy her Christmas and birthday presents every year. Speaking ahead of the...

More wonky veg should be sold to cut food waste

Knobbly and crooked vegetables should not be banished from supermarket shelves simply because they aren’t a perfect shape, MPs have said. Around £10bn worth of food is thrown away by households every year, much of it simply because it looks unusual, according to...

Boy dies after being hit by car in Leeds

A four-year-old boy has died after being hit by a car outside a medical centre in Leeds. The boy was hit outside the Reginald Centre on Chapeltown Road just before 5pm on Saturday and died in hospital. A West Yorkshire Police spokesman said: “Emergency services,...