No 10: Backbencher Brexit moves 'extremely concerning'

Downing Street has described as “extremely concerning” reports that Conservative backbenchers will propose legislation to stop a hard Brexit or suspend the Brexit process altogether. One group led by Tory former minister Nick Boles and the Labour MP Yvette...

Six unknown Holocaust victims to be laid to rest

Six unknown victims of the holocaust will be buried in north London on Sunday at a service that will be the first of its kind in the UK. The remains of five adults and a child have been stored in the archives of the Imperial War Museum (IWM) since the late 1990s and...

Leeds: Split over Brexit – and more confused than ever

The lack of progress on Brexit has left Leeds, a city that was split down the middle in the EU referendum, in confusion. Ardent Leave voter Verity Minton says she has been let down. “I think everyone who led the Leave campaign just vanished and left everyone...

Man charged over Heathrow drone incident

A man has been charged with flying a drone near Heathrow Airport, forcing a runway to close on Christmas Eve. George Rusu, 38, allegedly used a drone on a field near one the two runways at Britain’s busiest airport on 24 December. More...

Baby Carter dies after heart donor appeal fails

Three-week-old baby Carter Cookson, who was born prematurely on Boxing Day with heart problems, has died. His parents Sarah and Chris Cookson, from South Shields, South Tyneside, launched an appeal to find a new heart for him after being told a transplant was his only...