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Only remaining bank in Isles of Scilly to close in 2022

25 October 2021 - 6:28am
Lloyds bank will close in April 2022 with customers being told to use the Post Office instead.

Newspaper headlines: Free school meals 'clash' and Queen misses church

25 October 2021 - 5:08am
Several of Monday's front pages dissect Chancellor Rishi Sunak's plans for the upcoming Budget.

Covid: Protect schools from anti-vax protests - Starmer

25 October 2021 - 3:22am
Councils should be able to use exclusion zones to stop the protests outside schools, Labour says.

Homecare costs outstrip funding from councils, says report

25 October 2021 - 1:13am
Homecare companies say the rates they are paid by local authorities do not cover basic costs.

Climate change: How do we know it is happening and caused by humans?

25 October 2021 - 1:01am
What's the evidence for global warming and how do we know it's being caused by human activity?

Climate change: The environmental disasters we've almost fixed

25 October 2021 - 1:00am
From acid rain to the ozone hole: Can we learn from the environmental "success stories" of the past?

How China’s past shapes Xi's thinking - and his view of the world

25 October 2021 - 12:59am
Heightened tensions with Taiwan has the world wondering where President Xi Jinping sees China on the world stage.

Living with the world's oldest mummies

25 October 2021 - 12:58am
In a town in northern Chile it is not unusual for residents to stumble across ancient mummies.

Is internet addiction a growing problem?

25 October 2021 - 12:57am
Experts warn that the pandemic lockdowns have made more people vulnerable.

Ipswich murders: Prostitution returns to town's streets

25 October 2021 - 12:56am
Fifteen years after five women were killed in Ipswich, prostitution returns to streets in the town.

How can Coca-Cola solve its plastic problem?

25 October 2021 - 12:09am
The drinks company has been named the world's biggest plastic polluter.

Woman finds father after 58 years thanks to online group

25 October 2021 - 12:06am
A woman has found her biological father after help from a community Facebook group.

The Gambia: 'We are crying for justice'

25 October 2021 - 12:04am
A report into alleged human rights abuses during the rule of former president Jammeh has been delayed.

Inside the Indonesian cave where oldest animal art was found

25 October 2021 - 12:02am
The BBC is given rare access to film the 45,500-year-old images found on an Indonesian island.

'He has to go, surely?' - pundits debate whether Solskjaer can survive Liverpool loss

24 October 2021 - 11:19pm
What next for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after his Manchester United side suffered one of their worst defeats in the Premier League at home to Liverpool on Sunday.

I'm learning to coach myself, says Raducanu as she ponders options

24 October 2021 - 10:53pm
Britain's Emma Raducanu says she is "learning to coach myself" as she prepares for the Transylvania Open in Romania this week.

James Michael Tyler: 11 of Gunther's funniest Friends moments

24 October 2021 - 10:24pm
A look back at some of the character's highlights following actor James Michael Tyler's death.

James Michael Tyler: Friends' actor dies aged 59

24 October 2021 - 10:19pm
The US actor, who played Gunther on the show, had been diagnosed with stage four prostate cancer.

Radio 1 DJ Adele Roberts has bowel cancer

24 October 2021 - 10:13pm
The 42-year-old, who will have surgery to remove a tumour on Monday, says the "outlook is positive".

Verstappen holds off charging Hamilton to win United States GP

24 October 2021 - 10:03pm
Red Bull's Max Verstappen fended off a late challenge from title rival Lewis Hamilton to win the US Grand Prix.


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