'Hang the Tories' protesters are fascists – MP

Protesters who erected a banner saying ‘Hang the Tories’ on a bridge in Manchester ahead of the party conference are fascists, an MP has said. Michael Fabricant, Conservative MP for Lichfield, posted a photo of the banner, under which hung effigies in...

Amputee teen racer walks part of Brands Hatch

Race car driver Billy Monger who lost his legs in a near-fatal crash has carried out a charity walk to thank the people who saved his life. The 18-year-old Formula 4 driver collided into another car at Donnington Park at 120mph live on TV in April. He was trapped...

Embattled PM arrives at Tory Party conference

Theresa May has arrived in Manchester on the eve of a Conservative Party conference that will likely be dominated by questions over Brexit and her leadership. The Prime Minister has stated she wants to use the conference to return the focus to her domestic agenda, but...

Monarch gets lifeline amid last-ditch survival talks

Monarch has been granted a 24-hour extension to its tour operator’s licence. Britain’s fifth-biggest airline had a deadline of midnight on Saturday before its Air Travel Organiser’s Licence (ATOL) expired. It follows a report by Sky’s City...

UKIP's new leader ditches net migration cap

UKIP’s new leader has abandoned the party’s pledge to cap immigration – describing such figures as “entirely unrealistic”. In his first speech since being elected, Henry Bolton said he preferred a “practical and operational”...