Lucy Letby denied permission to appeal against convictions for murdering seven babies

Lucy Letby has been denied permission to appeal against her convictions for murdering seven babies and trying to kill six others.

One-year-old Massah was born in UK - now she's being ordered to leave to 'maintain integrity of immigration…

A father whose British-born baby is being threatened with removal from the UK is urging the Home Office to be flexible with how it enforces rules on…

Brian Low death: Man arrested more than three months after dog walker fatally shot

A 75-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the death of a dog walker who was shot more than three months ago.

Tory minister asked whether she could submit no confidence letter after PM announced election, Sky News…

A minister asked a meeting of Tory MPs whether it was still possible to submit a letter of no confidence in the prime minister after he announced the…

Hillsborough victim's sister says only way to stop cover-ups is to send people to jail in wake of blood…

The sister of a man who died in the Hillsborough disaster has cast doubt on whether a law aimed at preventing official cover-ups can ever truly work…

And they're off... what has the first day of the election campaign told us?

The political parties have been setting out their election campaigns, with voters going to the polls exactly six weeks from today.

Rishi Sunak and Keir Starmer trade blows on migration as general election campaign begins

Migration has taken centre stage on the first day of the general election campaign, with the prime minister and Labour leader trading blows on the…

Brixton slasher jailed for life after 'unprovoked and random' attacks

An "extremely dangerous" man who murdered a woman as part of a south London slashing spree has been handed a life sentence.

Mudslide death: Coach of girl, 10, who dreamt of being a Lioness says team 'devastated' by death

The football coach of a 10-year-old whose dream it was to become a Lioness has said the team is "devastated" by news of her being killed in a mudslide.

Two ministers and deputy speaker Eleanor Laing join ranks of Tory MPs not standing in general election

Two Tory ministers and deputy speaker Dame Eleanor Laing have confirmed they will not stand in next month's general election.

Operation Branchform: Police Scotland send Peter Murrell 'SNP embezzlement' report to prosecutors

Police Scotland has sent a report to the country's prosecution service in relation to Peter Murrell after the former SNP chief executive was charged…

West Ham United's Lucas Paqueta charged by FA with spot-fixing by deliberately trying to get booked

A Premier League star has been accused by the FA of spot-fixing by allegedly deliberately getting booked by referees in several fixtures over two seasons.

Can I vote if I'm on holiday? Here are two options if you're away on election day

Rishi Sunak has come under some criticism for his timing of the general election.

Brian Gough: Men in court charged with murder after fatal stabbing in Glasgow

Two suspects have appeared in court charged with murder after a man was fatally stabbed in Glasgow at the weekend.

'Our politics is broken': Lib Dems say Conservatives 'have to go' as Sir Ed Davey launches general election…

The Liberal Democrats have said the general election is a chance to "win the change our country so desperately needs," as they kickstarted their campaign.