Parts of the Midlands have been left in the grip of flooding, with homes and businesses inundated and dozens of drivers caught out by the rapidly rising water.
A lucky couple have received the perfect first wedding anniversary gift after winning £1 million on the lottery.
Work affecting ancient woodlands in the path of HS2 has been put off until next year, the company building the high-speed railway has said.
Simon Harmer spun Essex to the brink of the Specsavers County Championship title with seven wickets as reigning champions Surrey were despatched by an innings at Chelmsford.
Hampshire paceman Kyle Abbott plundered nine wickets as Somerset’s Specsavers County Championship title hopes suffered a setback.
A former police officer who downloaded 497 indecent images and videos of children has been jailed.
A fresh appeal has been launched to trace the killer of the grandson of The Specials’ singer Neville Staple, a year after he was fatally stabbed.
Plans are being lodged to build a £25 million wave park with a surfing school miles from the nearest coastline.