A community of nuns is celebrating after a planning inspector refused proposals to build dozens of houses next to their medieval home.
Simon Harmer spun Essex to the brink of the Specsavers County Championship title with seven wickets as reigning champions Surrey were despatched by an innings at Chelmsford.
The cause of a plane crash in northern Spain in which two British pilots died will remain unexplained, a coroner has concluded.
Hampshire paceman Kyle Abbott plundered nine wickets as Somerset’s Specsavers County Championship title hopes suffered a setback.
The family of six-year-old Lucas Dobson has thanked all those involved in the search for their “beautiful little boy” at his funeral service.
A would-be assassin whose female victim managed to escape after his gun jammed during the attack has been jailed for 28 years.
The search for a missing six-year-old boy who fell into a river will continue on Sunday morning, emergency services said.
Emergency services are searching for a six-year-old boy who has fallen into a river.
Delray Rawlins made an unbeaten 35 as Sussex secured a controversial three-wicket victory over Gloucestershire with two balls remaining in Bristol.
A Dundee man is among a gang of nine jailed for a total of 16 years and nine months after flooding shops with millions of illegal cigarettes.
A mother has said she was “humbled” after her 11-year-old son played football with football superstar Lionel Messi while on holiday in Antigua.
Self-styled yellow vest protester James Goddard has been handed a suspended prison sentence and been banned from an area around Parliament for hurling abuse at Remain-supporting MP Anna Soubry.
Three women will battle it out against each other to be this year’s MasterChef champion in the first all-female final in the show’s history.
Shocking video and pictures have emerged of a worker “kicking a reindeer into its pen” in a UK farm.
An area of Kent is hoping to create around 1,300 jobs in tech, engineering and manufacturing with the creation of an innovation hub.
The Libertines frontman Pete Doherty devoured a massive 4,000-calorie, burger-topped breakfast which he “smashed” in minutes.
An armed man threatened to kill a three-year-old with a knife over a mobile phone, police said.
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A pregnant British woman has been killed in a scooter accident in Thailand, her boyfriend has said.