The UK Government has had "limited success" in stopping a drugs market that costs society over Â£19 billion a year, according to a new report. Dame Carol Blacks review, which released its findings on Thursday, said the main agencies responsible for halting the supply of illegal drugs have faced "budgetary constraints" in recent years..
National Express has committed to buy no more diesel buses for its British fleet from Thursday and set a target to have a fully zero emission bus fleet by 2030 and coach operation five years later. The West Midlands-based firm said it would also launch its first electric coach service between London and Stansted Airport […]
George MacKay has revealed he was inspired by Conor McGregor for his portrayal of Ned Kelly in his new film. The 1917 actor stars as the Australian outlaw in The True History Of The Kelly Gang and joked he had to seek out other sources of stimulation for the role after he failed to grow […]
Manchester City produced a stunning late comeback at the Bernabeu to claim a 2-1 win over Real Madrid in the first leg of their Champions League tie. Gabriel Jesus and Kevin De Bruyne, the latter from the penalty spot, both struck in the final 12 minutes to give Pep Guardiolas side a brilliant victory after […]
Residents in riverside properties in Ironbridge have been told to leave their homes and businesses immediately after temporary flood barriers were overwhelmed by water. The barriers holding back the floodwater from the River Severn moved overnight in Shropshire and police said they appeared to be buckling under the pressure..
Schools across the UK have closed to protect against coronavirus, despite health officials recommending that they should stay open. At least eight have closed, while others have sent pupils home amid fears they may have been exposed to coronavirus during trips to northern Italy..
Holidaymakers trying to return home from the sandstorm-hit Canary Islands have told of their frustration after being flown without their baggage to Spain instead of the UK. Passengers of airline Jet2 who were unable to travel on Sunday due to the storm were offered a new flight on Tuesday from Tenerife to East Midlands Airport […]