Actor Frank Kelly, best known for his role as Fr Jack in the hit comedy Father Ted, was remembered at his funeral as a loving family man as well as a comic legend.
Lord Sewel has been suspended from the Labour Party following allegations that he took drugs with prostitutes.
The mother of a hostage photographed with the Egyptian plane hijacker wearing a "suicide vest" has branded her son's actions "stupid".
The Queen has given a lunch at Buckingham Palace for the doctor who helped save the life of Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey.
Magician Paul Daniels has died after being diagnosed with a brain tumour, his publicist has said.
Manchester United great Denis Law has described being awarded a CBE at Buckingham Palace as "fantastic".
Primary schoolchildren should have annual body checks to help combat rising levels of obesity, former rower James Cracknell has said.
The UK's financial regulator has handed banks and financial businesses a deadline of next week to check if they have links to a law firm at the centre of the Panama Papers leak.
Up to 10 senior managers at HBOS in the run-up to its collapse could be banned from working in the City after the much-delayed publication of two damning reports into the bank’s demise.
Three men have been found guilty of being involved in the £14 milllion Hatton Garden raid - believed the biggest burglary in British history.