National News

New Car Sales Soar As High Street Drowns

National News September 4, 2015 at 10:33 am

Get in the car! As wet weather takes its toll on high street spending, it seems we’re splashing the cash on cars instead.

Ed Miliband Quit Reports ‘All Speculation’

National News September 4, 2015 at 10:12 am

A source close to the former leader dismisses claims he is set to leave frontline politics to campaign as a backbench MP.

Missing Former All Black Found In Twickenham

National News September 4, 2015 at 8:14 am

The 79-year-old is in hospital after disappearing from Heathrow while travelling to meet his son, Scotland’s under-20 head coach.

Missing Emily Wicking Found Safe And Well

National News September 4, 2015 at 7:59 am

Police said they thought Emily Wicking might have been trying to meet a man she got to know online.

Sportingbet Owner Wins £1bn Race For Bwin

National News September 4, 2015 at 7:14 am

The bidding war for the online gambling firm Bwin.Party now seems to be over as GVC agrees terms on a £1.1bn offer.

Morning Story: The Power Of ‘Yes’

National News September 4, 2015 at 5:49 am

Poet Amy Acre explains why she believes in the mess, the madness and the magic that happens when you say “yes”.

Britain To Take In ‘Thousands More’ Refugees

National News September 4, 2015 at 4:08 am

The PM says Britain will act with “our head and our heart” and pledges £100m more in aid to help Syrian refugees.

Star Wars Fanatics Gather For ‘Force Friday’

National News September 4, 2015 at 3:00 am

Shops around the UK opened at midnight for the launch of the new film’s merchandise tie-in event.

Suspect Arrested Over Fake Krays Memorabilia

National News September 4, 2015 at 12:37 am

Police detain a man thought to have conned collectors out of £100,000 ahead of a new film about the notorious East End gangsters.

Mother Arrested After Syria Travel Fears

National News September 3, 2015 at 11:54 pm

Zahera Tariq is arrested and her four children put in police protection after concerns she may have been heading to Syria.