Police officer among three stabbed in Manchester

Three people, including a police officer, have been stabbed at Manchester Victoria station – amid reports of a man wielding a knife. The station, in the city centre, has been closed while a man has been arrested. Officers from British Transport Police (BTP) were...

Around 120 firefighters tackle Croydon blaze

Around 120 firefighters and 20 fire engines are tackling a blaze at a self-storage warehouse in Croydon, the London Fire Brigade has said. Crews were called shortly before 7.50pm and remain at the scene in Purley Way, but the cause of the fire is not known at this...

Jimmy Osmond diagnosed with stroke after pantomime

US singer Jimmy Osmond has been diagnosed with a stroke after being taken ill following a pantomime performance. The 55-year-old, a former child star who topped the singles chart in the 1970s, had been appearing as Captain Hook in a production of Peter Pan at the...