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Friday, January 19, 2018

Year in Provence author Peter Mayle dies, aged 78

Image copyright Getty Images Author Peter Mayle, who wrote A Year in Provence, has died aged 78, his publisher has said.The 1989...

MoD ‘exposed financially’ by carrier and jet programme

Image copyright PA Failure to deliver the UK's aircraft carrier and jet programme on budget will put other defence projects at risk,...

Excited Macron jumps at Boris Johnson’s ‘wacky’ idea of GIANT bridge linking UK with...

Getty • Twitter @BorisJohnson Mr Johnson capped off talks with French officials by declaring that 'great meetings' took placeWhen the Foreign Secretary discussed the potential...

Cancer blood test ‘enormously exciting’

Image copyright Getty Images Scientists have taken a step towards one of the biggest goals in medicine - a universal blood test...

Scottish housing market heats up

New buyer inquiries picked up, the latest Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) residential market survey for December found. This was in contrast to the...

£360million spent on Calais migrant crisis is ‘just tip of iceberg’

The eye-watering total includes the £44.5million Prime Minister Theresa May yesterday gifted French President Emmanuel Macron to beef up security at UK border controls...

Question Time LIVE: ‘Le STITCH up?’ Is £44m a good deal for a tapestry?...

BBC David Dimbleby will be joined by Howard Davies (L) and Andy Burnham (R) for tonight's Question TimeIt’s very likely that the collapse of Carillon,...

When is Burns Night 2018? What do you eat on Burns Night and why...

The night celebrates the life and work of one of Britain’s most famous poets Robert Burns. The celebration started after the death of the Scottish...

When is the February half term 2018? When does your child’s school break up?

The February half term provides a much wanted break for children and teachers following the festive period and before Easter.  Every year it falls on...

Church in crisis: England’s cathedrals face financial ruin as running costs soar

A Church of England report into the state of the country’s cathedrals shows a large number are under “significant financial pressure”. Costs for England’s 42...

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Adolescence now lasts from 10 to 24, scientists say

Image copyright Getty Images Adolescence now lasts from the ages of 10 to 24, although it used to be thought to end...

CNN’s Jim Acosta Rips Trump As “King Of Fake News” After Being Thrown Out...

A day after being thrown out of the Oval Office by President Trump, CNN White House correspondent (and possibly the biggest contributor to CNN’s...

Liverpool jail’s severely ill inmates at substantial risk, says psychiatrist

Image caption Poor care at Liverpool jail means mentally ill prisoners are put at substantial risk, says a healthcare review ...