Johnson calls on Kim Jong Un to negotiate

The Foreign Secretary has outlined four pledges to North Korea as he called on Pyongyang to negotiate over its nuclear ambitions. Boris Johnson said he backed a series of “commitments” made by South Korea and the US Secretary of State’s efforts to...

'Thrilled' Walsh is Doctor Who's new companion

Bradley Walsh, who has been a fan of Doctor Who for 50 years, has been confirmed as Jodie Whittaker’s companion in the new series. The actor, game show host and comedian briefly appeared in a spin-off of the sci-fi show. He made a guest appearance as a villain...

What you need to know about toxicity charging

Drivers of the most polluting vehicles will now have to pay a further £10 to enter the centre of London. Here’s all you need to know about the toxicity T-charge. :: Who will be affected? Diesel and petrol vehicles, including HGVs, busses and coaches, registered...

Hammond urged to give a 'Budget for shoppers'

The Chancellor is facing calls to help businesses invest in next month’s Budget as the economy stalls amid Brexit uncertainty. Two business lobby groups released their wish lists on Monday, with the British Retail Consortium (BRC) urging Philip Hammond “to...

Police hunt for conman puts focus on children

Police are targeting two young sisters in the hunt for their fugitive father Mark Acklom who is on the run with them in Europe. Detectives are concerned for the girls’ emotional welfare and are urging the public to try to identify them. Officers believe the key...