As the nation marks the 100th anniversary of the Battle of the Somme, what...

One hundred years ago this week, one of the bloodiest episodes of the First World War ended as the Somme offensive was abandoned. Prior to...

World’s first operational radar station to be restored

Set to be transformed are the Bawdsey Radar Transmitter Block in Suffolk, home to the world’s first operational radar station, and the de Havilland...

Tactics of some doorstep lenders causing serious hardship for borrowers, warns Citizens Advice

Some doorstep lenders are taking advantage of their position and putting people at risk of serious debt problems, Citizens Advice warns. A new report published...

Winds of rubies and sapphires strike the sky of giant planet

Weather detected on HAT-P-7b – a planet 16x larger than Earth, over 1000 light years away – thanks to University of Warwick research. Signs of...

Are we alone?

Life may have evolved on at least three planets in a newly discovered solar system just 39 light years from Earth, NASA has announced NASA's...

Saved! East End’s Ragged School Museum set for refurbishment

The Ragged School Museum in London Borough of Tower Hamlets has secured HLF support of £4.3million. The money will go towards extensive refurbishment work and...

Thousands of middle aged Brits with Cancer forced to borrow from their parents

Thousands of middle-aged people in the UK are being forced to borrow money from their parents because of the cost of having cancer, according...

4.8 million Brits have been dumped via text

And that's despite 97% saying it’s not an acceptable thing to do · New research from Save...

Battle of Jutland Memorials Listed

Historic England marks the centenary of the Battle of Jutland with new and upgraded listings To mark 100 years since the Battle of Jutland, memorials...

Unsecured debt hits new peak of nearly £13,000 per household 

New analysis published today shows that household debt rose sharply over 2016, with unsecured debt (debt other than mortgages) reaching new highs. The research by...