Category: UK

Rail strikes: Girl planning four-hour journey to A-level maths exam amid fears of severe disruption from national walkout | UK News

Rail strikes: Girl planning four-hour journey to A-level maths exam amid fears of severe disruption from national walkout | UK News

A girl at a London school is planning a four-and-a-half-hour journey to make her maths A-level exam on Tuesday as…

Burnley: Teenage girl pulled from rubble and man seriously injured following house explosion | UK News

Burnley: Teenage girl pulled from rubble and man seriously injured following house explosion | UK News

A teenage girl had to be pulled from rubble by a relative following a house explosion which left a man…

FINA votes to effectively ban transgender swimmers in elite women’s competition – and create ‘open’ category | World News

FINA votes to effectively ban transgender swimmers in elite women’s competition – and create ‘open’ category | World News

Swimming’s world governing body has voted to effectively ban transgender athletes from competing in women’s elite races. FINA will explore…

Button batteries burn meat in 90 minutes – and they’re increasingly being swallowed by children | UK News

Button batteries burn meat in 90 minutes – and they’re increasingly being swallowed by children | UK News

The number of children needing surgery after ingesting button batteries is rising, according to a leading paediatric surgeon. The increase…

Cost of living crisis: Thousands demand action over bills in central London march | UK News

Cost of living crisis: Thousands demand action over bills in central London march | UK News

Thousands of people have marched in central London demanding more action from the government over the rising cost of living….

Ukraine war: Some Britons see delay to £350 ‘thank you’ for hosting refugees – with serious consequences | UK News

Ukraine war: Some Britons see delay to £350 ‘thank you’ for hosting refugees – with serious consequences | UK News

British hosts of Ukrainian refugees have experienced a postcode lottery in receiving monthly £350 “thank you” payments, according to a…

Champions League Final: State urged to take responsibility for stadium chaos as questions are raised over missing CCTV footage | UK News

Champions League Final: State urged to take responsibility for stadium chaos as questions are raised over missing CCTV footage | UK News

Questioned have been raised about why CCTV of the chaos outside the Stade de France stadium on the night of…

Police release e-fit of teenage suspect after 22 lone women sexually assaulted | UK News

Police release e-fit of teenage suspect after 22 lone women sexually assaulted | UK News

Detectives have released an e-fit image of a teenage boy they are looking for after 22 lone women reported being…

Record 6.5 million people waiting for routine NHS hospital treatment in England | UK News

Record 6.5 million people waiting for routine NHS hospital treatment in England | UK News

Analysis We are seeing a record number of patients seeking emergency treatment at the same time as the NHS is…

‘PR stunt’: Captain of £38m superyacht seized in London says govt ‘has got the wrong guy’ | UK News

‘PR stunt’: Captain of £38m superyacht seized in London says govt ‘has got the wrong guy’ | UK News

The captain of a £38m superyacht detained in London has said it is the victim of a “PR stunt” and…