September 24, 2021

Driving test examiners vote for strike in workload dispute

There is a 'very large backlog' of driving tests
September 24, 2021

Food and stock shortages not experienced by most shoppers, survey suggests

61% said everything they needed was available to buy
September 24, 2021

Uranium: what the explosion in prices means for the nuclear industry

As WallStreetBets traders begin to eye stocks linked to the radioactive metal, there could be a major bubble in the offing.
September 24, 2021

Average life expectancy for men drops for the first time on record

Men and women in England expected to live more than two years longer than those in Scotland
September 24, 2021

Russell T Davies returning as Doctor Who showrunner

'I’m beyond excited to be back on my favourite show'
September 24, 2021

Glencore-backed energy group CNG reviews options amid supplier collapses

A commercial energy supplier backed by Glencore, the FTSE-100 commodities trading giant, has drafted in City advisers to undertake a strategic review amid the turmoil in Britain's gas supply market.
September 24, 2021

UK weather: Met Office warns of ‘intense’ seven-day downpour ahead after Britain cools off

Forecaster Nicola Maxey said that Brits should make the most of a sunny few days
September 24, 2021

Poor seal spotted entangled in plastic crab pot

The search is still on to find and rescue the seal from the plastic stuck around its neck
September 24, 2021

Queue chaos at UK airports as e-gates hit by IT failure

Documentary maker Louis Theroux among the 'human logjam' at Heathrow
September 24, 2021

Boris Johnson asked Brazil for emergency food deal, claims president Bolsonaro

Prime Minister has been warned over the possible shortages of turkeys this Christmas
September 24, 2021

The UK’s top 40 most scenic dog walking routes as voted by dog owners

Walks by the sea are the most popular closely followed by forest strolls
September 24, 2021

Johnson urges Bezos to build Rivian electric vehicle plant in Britain

Boris Johnson has urged Jeff Bezos, the Amazon chairman, to use his influence over an electric vehicle (EV) company backed by the technology behemoth to build a gigantic new manufacturing plant in the UK.