Hampshire paceman Kyle Abbott plundered nine wickets as Somerset’s Specsavers County Championship title hopes suffered a setback.
Moeen Ali’s momentary break from the game will not turn into an extended absence from England colours, according to Test captain Joe Root.
England all-rounder Moeen Ali is taking a short break from all forms of cricket after being omitted from the squad to face Australia in the second Ashes Test at Lord’s this week.
An 86-year-old man arrested on suspicion of murder in connection with the discovery of human remains in a septic tank has been released under investigation.
Detectives investigating the discovery of human remains in a septic tank have said they believe they are those of a farmer’s wife who disappeared in 1982.
Somerset were knocked off the top of the Specsavers County Championship after an innings-and-73-run defeat against Yorkshire, as five wickets from Simon Harmer helped give title rivals Essex victory over Warwickshire.
Keshav Maharaj turned in a fine individual display to spin Yorkshire to within touching distance of victory over Specsavers County Championship leaders Somerset at Headingley.
Searches of a farmer’s field in connection with the murder of estate agent Suzy Lamplugh 33 years ago are continuing for a second day.
A budding product designer has created a chair from barbers’ off-cuts to get people thinking about what we throw away.