The UK markets closed higher on Monday, despite Mike Ashley’s Sports Direct weighing down on stocks after its shares fell to an all-time low.
By the first rest day of the Tour de France there were no reported cases of mistaken identity involving the Yates twins.
The company behind the colourful McCoo range of artwork and merchandise has gone into liquidation.
Geraint Thomas capitalised on crosswinds to vault up to second overall at the Tour de France in a chaotic finish to stage 10 in Albi.
Brendan Grace’s only vocation in life was to make people happy, his funeral mass has heard.
What is it? The Volkswagen Golf GTI is one of the most iconic nameplates in automotive history. It’s the car that gave birth to the hot hatch genre, and despite a couple of hiccups along the way, has consistently been one of the go-to models in the segment.
Open champion Francesco Molinari has spoken of coming in under the radar for his title defence, but he even admits his children may not notice the most famous image of him in Portrush.
Breeding swans on the River Thames are facing the double threat of dog attacks and the invasive American mink, the Queen’s Swan Marker has said.
A “wicked” predator who attacked a popular barmaid in a park has pleaded guilty to a second sexually-motivated murder.
Animal welfare campaigner Chris Packham has described the illegal killing of birds of prey as “out of control”, after another death in Scotland.