Angus dad condemned for driving at 117mph with children in car

30 October 2014 8.21am.

Road safety campaigners have condemned a father clocked doing 117mph with his young children — aged three and seven — strapped in the back of a ...

UK ready to help migrant operation

Britain is ready to offer further support to a European operation aimed at controlling borders in the Mediterranean Sea where desperate migrants ...

'17% rise' in reoffending rate

The number of sexual and violent offenders being supervised in the community who go on to commit further serious offences has risen by 17%, official ...

Miliband rejects Lamont claims

Ed Miliband has rejected an accusation by former Scottish Labour leader Johann Lamont that he treated Scotland as a "branch office" and urged the ...

National Express on 'right track'

National Express has boosted quarterly profits after winning foreign contracts and carrying more passengers on its UK rail, coach and bus services.

UKAR cuts loan burden by £1.6bn

The body behind failed lenders Northern Rock and Bradford & Bingley has repaid almost a quarter of its taxpayer loans, including £1.6 billion in ...

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Seven stolen puppies back home

Seven stolen puppies are now back home but only after their owners suffered "unnecessary distress and heartache", police have said.

Harry welcomes poppy campaign bus

Prince Harry welcomed soap royalty Barbara Windsor and war veterans as they called into Buckingham Palace to mark London Poppy Day - on a bus.

Warmest Halloween ever predicted

Tomorrow will be the warmest Halloween on record, continuing a "remarkable year" of high temperatures, weather experts have said.

UK ready to help migrant operation

Britain is ready to offer further support to a European operation aimed at controlling borders in the Mediterranean Sea where desperate migrants ...

Man held over McConville murder

A pensioner has been arrested by detectives investigating the kidnap and murder of Belfast mother-of-10 Jean McConville.

Prison staff attacks at 8-year high

Assaults against prison staff have hit the highest level in eight years, official figures have shown.

'17% rise' in reoffending rate

The number of sexual and violent offenders being supervised in the community who go on to commit further serious offences has risen by 17%, official ...