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French 'Spiderman' scales Hong Kong skyscraper with banner urging peace

16 August 2019 - 6:31am
The French daredevil unfurled a banner showing China and Hong Kong shaking hands.

Ben Chilwell & James Maddison: Leicester players open up to Football Focus

16 August 2019 - 6:28am
Leicester players Ben Chilwell and James Maddison tell all to Football Focus, including why you probably don't want to invite Chilwell round to your house.

News Daily: Armed forces fall again, and Korea talks row

16 August 2019 - 6:09am
Your morning briefing for Friday 16 August 2019.

Eurofins Scientific: Cyber-attack leads to backlog of 20,000 forensic samples

16 August 2019 - 5:44am
Police warn of delays to investigations and court cases after the attack led to a backlog of 20,000 samples.

Strength of British military falls for ninth year

16 August 2019 - 4:58am
The government is accused of "running down" the military, as figures show a further drop in numbers.

Police officer share 'inspirational' homeless teenager story

16 August 2019 - 2:04am
The Nuneaton officer was once beaten and slept rough but now hopes his story will help others.

Nascar driver Dale Earnhardt survives plane crash in US

16 August 2019 - 1:59am
A private jet carrying Dale Earnhardt Jr crashed and caught fire at an airport in Tennessee.

David Bowie's Beckenham bandstand gets Grade II listed status

16 August 2019 - 1:29am
David Bowie sang at a festival on the bandstand 50 years ago just after the release of Space Oddity.

Truck driven into protesters at US immigrant detention centre

16 August 2019 - 1:16am
The demonstrators had been blocking the entrance to the immigrant detention centre in Rhode Island.

North Korea snubs peace talks with South Korea over war drills

16 August 2019 - 12:59am
North Korea says it has “no more words to talk” with South Korea, as it test-fires more missiles.

'Hundreds' seek private clinics for medical cannabis

16 August 2019 - 12:53am
Private cannabis clinics have now opened in the UK, charging up to £800 per month for prescriptions.

Patients who cannot eat food 'fear for lives'

16 August 2019 - 12:52am
Problems making "liquid nutrition" have led to a national emergency, the NHS says.

Man killed after 'chance coming together'

16 August 2019 - 12:45am
Seven teenage boys have been arrested on suspicion of murdering 52-year-old Peter Duncan.

Lee Komaki: Former Tokyo red-light district worker hopes to enter politics

16 August 2019 - 12:29am
After a career in Tokyo's red-light district, Lee Komaki wants to enter politics. But he faces challenges.

Six things that affect your chance of a pay rise

16 August 2019 - 12:25am
Being a skilled negotiator may help, but other factors play a much bigger part.

Bournemouth cookery class for young asylum seekers

16 August 2019 - 12:17am
Workshops are teaching young asylum seekers how to cook and improve their English skills.

Didcot: The power station that inspired poetry

16 August 2019 - 12:16am
Didcot Power Station's iconic towers will be demolished as Oxfordshire's skyline changes forever.

'How I lost £25,000 when my cryptocurrency was stolen'

16 August 2019 - 12:14am
Investing in digital currencies is fraught with danger, not just because the prices are so volatile.

Quiz of the week: Why are K-pop act BTS taking a break?

16 August 2019 - 12:08am
Have you been paying attention to what's been going on over the past seven days?

What has gone wrong with rail franchising?

16 August 2019 - 12:06am
Calls to reform the system are growing amid anger over rising fares and poor punctuality.


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