November 3, 2021

Handforth Parish Council changes name in bid to move on from ‘toxic’ Zoom row

A video recording of the chaotic council meeting gained more than six million views and made stand-in clerk Jackie Weaver a household name
November 3, 2021

‘Perfect storm’ of shortages risks government housebuilding target, PM told

Government analysis of Britain's future housing needs is "not fit for purpose", a group of influential figures have told Boris Johnson, as they warned that an annual target of 300,000 new homes risks being undermined by a "perfect storm" of labour and ...
November 3, 2021

Football fan jailed over racist rant after Euro 2020 final penalty shootout

Jonathon Best made racist comments about three England players on a Facebook livestream
November 3, 2021

Eight-year-old boy and woman killed in head-on collision with pickup truck

The police has urged any witnesses to the incident to contact them
November 3, 2021

UK facing make-up, shampoo, hair dye and fake tan shortage

The price of key ingredient ethoxydiglycol has rocketed and manufacturers are running out
November 3, 2021

Pets at Home launches calming playlists for dogs ahead of Bonfire Night

The three Spotify albums will help dogs to relax and cancel out noisy fireworks
November 3, 2021

Universal Credit Christmas bonus 2021: What is it, how much do I get and how do I claim it?

Universal Credit could provide a much needed boost for millions of households this Christmas
November 3, 2021

Senior midwife stole woman’s bank cards as she had Caesarean

Lesly Puertas later used the cards at a number of shops
November 3, 2021

US sanctions NSO Group, Israeli spyware company at centre of Pegasus Papers

The US is sanctioning an Israeli spyware company that it accused of supplying technology to foreign governments "to maliciously target government officials, journalists, businesspeople, activists, academics, and embassy workers".
November 3, 2021

Solicitor struck off after repeatedly using blue badge to park on yellow line

"It’s a stupid, stupid thing to have done - it’s a stupid, stupid thing to have done repeatedly - but it is an error of - of being lazy and being idle."
November 3, 2021

Banker claimed offer to have meeting at Nando’s was racist as he is black

George Gyimah claimed a coworker was being racist by repeating a stereotype
November 3, 2021

Lionesses legend Fara Williams rallies behind trailblazer Josh Cavallo after Adelaide United ace comes out as gay

Cavallo, 21, became the only current top-flight male player to come out last month - but the women's games is jam-packed with role models like 172-cap star Williams