Barking mad

A prototype of the first ever dog TV remote with extra-large buttons for clumsy paws has been created by experts, allowing dogs to control...

Spotted! A baby tapir born at Chester Zoo takes her first steps 

Keepers at Chester Zoo have announced the arrival of a rare Brazilian tapir. The female calf, which has not yet been named, was born early...

Blackpool names its new rollercoaster

Blackpool Pleasure Beach has today announced the name of its new £16.25 million rollercoaster – Icon. Revealed in a dramatic sizzle – a movie-style promotional...

£1.4 major conservation project for dozens of historic timber framed buildings in Northwich Town...

The go-ahead has been given for a £1.418m major conservation scheme to improve dozens of older timber framed buildings in Northwich town centre. The Heritage...

Vamps confirmed for Blackpool’s big switch on

Top British band, The Vamps, will headlineat Blackpool illuminations big switch on event with Bananarama, Jason Donovan and other vintage pop legends set...

80 million bacteria sealed with a kiss

As many as 80 million bacteria are transferred during a 10 second kiss, according to research published this week. The study, published in the...

Spectacular Catwalk Show Line Up Announced forBride: The Wedding Show, Tatton Park

If you’re looking for inspiration to find ‘the one’ when it comes to your wedding dress, then don’t miss the spectacular catwalk shows at...

Alchemist to open in Alderley Edge

The Alchemist bar and restaurant will soon be coming to Alderley Edge with work on the former Grill on the Edge site now well...

UK’s rarest freshwater fish caught on film for the first time

UK’s rarest freshwater fish caught on film for the first time The Environment Agency have captured a vendace on film for the first time while...

A busy year ahead for a new look English Heritage

The restoration of Ancoats Murray Mill was amongst many of the projects announced yesterday at the Chapter House in Westminster Abbey as the two successor...