Corbyn ally apologises after anti-Semitic rant

A senior ally of Jeremy Corbyn has apologised after a recording emerged of him claiming Jewish “Trump fanatics” are behind allegations of anti-Semitism in Labour. Peter Willsman, a member of Labour’s national executive committee (NEC), has said he...

Water firms must 'raise the bar' on tackling leaks

Water companies have been ordered to “raise the bar” on combating leaks at a meeting with Environment Secretary Michael Gove. The UK’s hot and dry summer has been blamed by the industry for causing issues as the ground dries out and moves, weakening...

Chrissy Teigen posts 'mom bod' video on Twitter

Chrissy Teigen has been praised on social media after posting a video of her “mom bod” to promote body positivity. The 32-year-old model, who gave birth to her son Miles Theodore in May, tweeted a video of her post-natal body despite being “super...

Calling all film fans: iconic outfits auction

By Bethany Minelle, entertainment reporter Fans of Star Wars, Indiana Jones and Back To The Future have got the chance to grab a piece of film history. Over 600 item – including Han Solo’s jacket, Indiana Jones’ hat and Edward Scissorhands’...

Lucy McHugh murder: Man held over Facebook password

A man is in custody accused of failing to give his Facebook password to police investigating the murder of Lucy McHugh. The 13-year-old was found stabbed to death in woodland near Southampton Sports Centre at 7.45am on Thursday, having been reported missing the day...