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East Kent NHS Trust: Hospital apologises over baby death errors

Wed, 08/10/2022 - 09:47
A hospital trust apologises to Alisha Pegg, whose daughter Grace died in her arms.

Obituary: Snowman creator Raymond Briggs

Wed, 08/10/2022 - 08:30
Award-winning illustrator and cartoonist whose work The Snowman became a Christmas favourite.

Driving tests: More than half a million learners still waiting

Wed, 08/10/2022 - 07:55
Young people like 18-year-old Eloise says it could be another year before they pass their test.

Cost of living: Chancellor pledges to bring energy discount scheme to NI

Wed, 08/10/2022 - 07:32
Nadhim Zahawi will meet Stormont ministers and the utility regulator over a £400 energy bill discount scheme.

Triathlon: First-time triathlete learns to swim in eight weeks

Wed, 08/10/2022 - 07:05
John McDermott says he always wanted to compete in a triathlon but could not swim.

'I can say I love you and not be beaten'

Wed, 08/10/2022 - 06:16
Yulia and Tanya, who fled the war in Ukraine, visit their first Pride in the UK.

Tobias White-Sansom: Family seeks answers over Spanish nightclub death

Wed, 08/10/2022 - 06:12
Tobias White-Sansom died in hospital five days after an altercation at a nightclub in Majorca.

Jayde Adams: Comedian on doing Strictly Come Dancing for her late sister

Wed, 08/10/2022 - 03:26
The comedian and actress hasn't danced with anyone since competing with her late sister as teenagers.

EU Settlement Scheme: Bogus marriage couples not being prosecuted

Wed, 08/10/2022 - 03:24
BBC News finds almost 400 couples who tried to exploit a post-Brexit scheme have yet to be removed.

England student loan interest rate capped at 6.3%

Wed, 08/10/2022 - 03:23
Ministers say they want to provide support as prices rises, but analysts say it won't help students.

Eurovision 2023: UK host city will need to cancel other events to make way for contest

Wed, 08/10/2022 - 03:21
Council officials confirm Eurovision organisers need access to a venue six weeks ahead of the contest.

Wildlife under stress as dry spell shrinks rivers

Wed, 08/10/2022 - 03:19
Most of the world's chalk streams are in southern and eastern England and are under particular strain.

Households already in debt as energy bills rise

Wed, 08/10/2022 - 00:14
Six million UK households owe over £200 to energy suppliers, according to a survey.

King's College London: Disabled student calls for better access to university

Wed, 08/10/2022 - 00:01
Wheelchair user Naomi Stenning is campaigning to improve access to buildings at King's College London.

Victor Hamilton: Third person charged with murder

Tue, 08/09/2022 - 23:48
A 41-year-old man is due to appear in court on Wednesday charged over the death of a 63 year old.

Newspaper headlines: 'Wake up zombies!' and 'Truss softens on handouts'

Tue, 08/09/2022 - 23:35
The spiralling cost of living and the ongoing Tory leadership race lead the papers.

Tory leadership: Rivals trade blows over energy bills help

Tue, 08/09/2022 - 22:50
Liz Truss and Rishi Sunak attack each other's plans after new predictions of soaring household costs.

Ferguson shipyard boss confident of brighter future

Tue, 08/09/2022 - 22:47
The company's chief executive is optimistic two delayed CalMac ferries will be delivered next year.

Dafydd Wigley: Welsh independence less likely if Scotland stays

Tue, 08/09/2022 - 22:47
Former Plaid leader Dafydd Wigley says there would be a "greater focus" on a redesigned UK.

Darryl Hunt: The Pogues 'saddened' as bass player dies

Tue, 08/09/2022 - 21:00
The Pogues' frontman Shane MacGowan says they will all miss the "really nice" bass player.