An orchid which is one of Europe’s most endangered wildflowers has come back from the brink of extinction in England and Wales following years of conservation work.
A baker’s dozen of Great British Bake Off contestants will be tasked with creating a fruit cake and a showstopper based on their dream childhood birthday cakes when the hit show returns for a new series.
Northampton have signed Blackburn goalkeeper Andrew Fisher on loan until January.
Dean Smith admits Aston Villa must prove themselves in the Premier League again after their 2-0 win over Everton.
Moeen Ali returned to form with an unbeaten 85 from 46 to steer Vitality Blast champions Worcestershire to a nine-wicket win over derby rivals Birmingham at Edgbaston.
Frank Lampard has admitted Chelsea will have to share out Eden Hazard’s goals among the Stamford Bridge squad to thrive without the Belgium talisman.
Steve Bruce has launched a passionate defence of his fledgling reign at Newcastle amid smouldering discontent on Tyneside.
A bank holiday heatwave will see most of the country sizzling in sunshine with possible record temperatures, the Met Office has said.
Boris Johnson makes his international summit debut on Saturday at the G7 summit.
Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino accepts that no one expected Christian Eriksen’s future to still be unresolved going into the final week of the European transfer window.