Plastic straws could be banned in England in a year [VIDEO]
Environment Secretary Michael Gove has launched a consultation on the government’s plan to ban the distribution and sale of plastic straws, drinks stirrers and cotton buds.
MPs call for ‘stronger action’ to tackle domestic abuse
Almost 200 women and children, who are victims of domestic abuse, are turned away from emergency refuges every day due to a "desperate lack" of bed […]
David and Victoria Beckham ‘hit by attempted break-in while down under’
An attempt has been made to break in to one of the homes belonging to David and Victoria Beckham, according to reports.
Rescue operation after ferry hits ‘several yachts’ near Isle of Wight
A rescue operation has been carried out after a ferry hit "several small yachts" before running aground on the Isle of Wight.
Modern slavery victims let down by government, says former commissioner
The former independent slavery commissioner has criticised the Home Office for failing to implement proposals he says they agreed to a year ago.