UK

Speed reductions in Wales show attitudes to 20mph limits are 'beginning to change', minister says

A reduction in average speeds on Welsh roads shows attitudes to the default 20mph speed limit are "beginning to change", according to a government…

UK weather: Met Office issues yellow warning with almost three inches of rain forecast

Nearly three inches of rain could fall over parts of England and Wales on Wednesday, forecasters have warned.

Martha's Rule to give NHS patients and families right to urgent second opinion

Patients and their families can request a rapid second opinion from April if they are worried about a condition getting worse, as the NHS rolls out…

More than half of universal credit recipients 'ran out of food in past month' - survey

More than half of people on universal credit have recently been unable to afford more food after running out, according to a survey.

Public may have to wait years to benefit from Online Safety Act, MPs warn

The public may have to wait years to feel the benefit of the Online Safety Act, MPs have warned.

Nottingham victim's mum 'burst into tears' when told Valdo Calocane's sentence being reviewed

The mother of Nottingham attack victim Barnaby Webber says she burst into tears when she found out the sentence given to her son's killer was being…

Clapham chemical attack: 'Panic on police faces' as 'body of suspect' found in River Thames

Footage has emerged of the moment police discovered what they believe to be the body of Clapham chemical attack suspect Abdul Ezedi in the River Thames.

Father whose baby's birth certificate was 'defaced' says 'being Jewish in UK is getting worse'

The father of a baby whose birth certificate was allegedly defaced to remove reference to Israel while with the UK's passport authorities has told…

Three men guilty of campaign of murder and violence across west of Scotland

Three men have been convicted of a campaign of murder and violence across the west of Scotland.

'Unwell' Julian Assange fails to attend court hearing - as wife claims he would 'not survive' extradition…

Julian Assange's wife has told Sky News he will "not survive" if he is extradited to the US as the WikiLeaks founder makes what is his last bid for…

Body found in River Thames in search for Clapham chemical attack suspect Abdul Ezedi

A body has been found in the search for the Clapham chemical attack suspect Abdul Ezedi.

Valdo Calocane: Nottingham triple killer's 'unduly lenient' sentence to be referred to Court of Appeal

The sentence of the Nottingham attacker who stabbed two students and a caretaker to death will be referred to the Court of Appeal after the attorney…

Men who died in multi-vehicle car crash in Aberdeenshire named by police

Two men who died in a multi-vehicle car crash in Aberdeenshire have been named by police.

Mark Acklom: Carolyn Woods, victim of serial fraudster, will not get any of stolen £750,000 back…

A woman fleeced by conman Mark Acklom has lost a battle for compensation from the High Street bank he used to steal all her money.

Swansea dad-to-be died after collapsing while playing football match

A 33-year-old man who died after collapsing during a football match never got to meet his daughter, an inquest has heard.