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Dan Walker managed less than three hours sleep before final BBC Breakfast

Dan Walker managed less than three hours sleep before final BBC Breakfast

Dan Walker managed less than three hours sleep before final BBC Breakfast

17 May 2022

The TV host joked he almost did not make it after being tied up by ‘travel issues’.


What the papers say – May 17

What the papers say – May 17

What the papers say – May 17

17 May 2022

A warning about Britain’s ‘apocalyptic’ food prices dominates the national papers.


Edward to mark completion of Crossrail with Elizabeth line journey

Edward to mark completion of Crossrail with Elizabeth line journey

Edward to mark completion of Crossrail with Elizabeth line journey

17 May 2022

The Earl of Wessex will be welcomed by Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Mayor of London Sadiq Khan at Paddington station on Tuesday.


Prevent programme ‘too focused on right-wing extremism’ – report

Prevent programme ‘too focused on right-wing extremism’ – report

Prevent programme ‘too focused on right-wing extremism’ – report

17 May 2022

The independent review accused the Government’s anti-radicalisation programme of ‘ignoring Islamist narratives’.


Olympic cycling pair set to receive honours at Windsor Castle

Olympic cycling pair set to receive honours at Windsor Castle

Olympic cycling pair set to receive honours at Windsor Castle

17 May 2022

Laura and Jason Kenny, who have won 12 Olympic gold medals between them, were given the titles for services to cycling.


Charles to ‘highlight Queen’s affection for Canada and its people’ during trip

Charles to ‘highlight Queen’s affection for Canada and its people’ during trip

Charles to ‘highlight Queen’s affection for Canada and its people’ during trip

17 May 2022

The prince’s tour of Canada will be his 19th visit to the country and the duchess’s fifth.


Labour seeks to increase pressure on Tory MPs with windfall tax Commons vote

Labour seeks to increase pressure on Tory MPs with windfall tax Commons vote

Labour seeks to increase pressure on Tory MPs with windfall tax Commons vote

16 May 2022

BP and Shell reported bumper profits earlier this year as energy prices skyrocketed.


Truss set to announce plans to rip up Northern Ireland Brexit deal

Truss set to announce plans to rip up Northern Ireland Brexit deal

Truss set to announce plans to rip up Northern Ireland Brexit deal

16 May 2022

The row over the Northern Ireland Protocol has created an impasse in efforts to form a new Executive in Stormont.


UK ‘strongly supports’ Finland and Sweden joining Nato – Truss

UK ‘strongly supports’ Finland and Sweden joining Nato – Truss

UK ‘strongly supports’ Finland and Sweden joining Nato – Truss

16 May 2022

Foreign Secretary says the countries should be integrated into the alliance ‘as soon as possible, to ‘strengthen the collective security of Europe’.


Johnny Depp fulfilling promise that Amber Heard ‘will never see his eyes again’

Johnny Depp fulfilling promise that Amber Heard ‘will never see his eyes again’

Johnny Depp fulfilling promise that Amber Heard ‘will never see his eyes again’

16 May 2022

On the third day of Ms Heard’s testimony, Mr Depp’s lawyer said why the actor has refused to look at his former partner in court.


Sam Ryder ‘still processing’ impressive second place in Eurovision Song Contest

Sam Ryder ‘still processing’ impressive second place in Eurovision Song Contest

Sam Ryder ‘still processing’ impressive second place in Eurovision Song Contest

16 May 2022

His success in Turin has seen his single Space Man tipped to top the UK music charts by the end of the week and a reference on EastEnders.


RSPCA issues warning after four fox cubs get stuck in old car wheels

RSPCA issues warning after four fox cubs get stuck in old car wheels

RSPCA issues warning after four fox cubs get stuck in old car wheels

16 May 2022

The animal welfare charity is urging people to store their old wheels carefully and check them regularly.


Volunteer police officers to be given Taser powers to boost defence

Volunteer police officers to be given Taser powers to boost defence

Volunteer police officers to be given Taser powers to boost defence

16 May 2022

Priti Patel is expected to call for ‘higher standards’ in the police, arguing that the public are in ‘urgent need of reassurance’.


Johnson inspects weapons systems being used on front line of Ukraine defence

Johnson inspects weapons systems being used on front line of Ukraine defence

Johnson inspects weapons systems being used on front line of Ukraine defence

16 May 2022

Prime Minister Boris Johnson visited the Thales factory in east Belfast, where a number of weapons systems are manufactured.


Botched transition from fossil fuels could endanger democracy, says Sturgeon

Botched transition from fossil fuels could endanger democracy, says Sturgeon

Botched transition from fossil fuels could endanger democracy, says Sturgeon

16 May 2022

The First Minister said that the 2020s would be ‘the most important decade in human history’.


UK Government set to bring forward Troubles legacy proposals

UK Government set to bring forward Troubles legacy proposals

UK Government set to bring forward Troubles legacy proposals

16 May 2022

It comes the day after Prime Minister Boris Johnson visited Northern Ireland in a bid to restore power-sharing.


Membership of Nato would be ‘cornerstone’ of independent Scotland, says Sturgeon

Membership of Nato would be ‘cornerstone’ of independent Scotland, says Sturgeon

Membership of Nato would be ‘cornerstone’ of independent Scotland, says Sturgeon

16 May 2022

The comments come as the Scottish Greens again voiced their opposition to joining the alliance.


Harry hopes his children ‘never experience the online world as it exists now’

Harry hopes his children ‘never experience the online world as it exists now’

Harry hopes his children ‘never experience the online world as it exists now’

16 May 2022

The Duke of Sussex spoke at the launch of the 5Rights Foundation’s Global Child Online Safety Toolkit over video link from his home in California.


Blackpool’s Jake Daniels will be ‘inspiration to many’ after coming out, says PM

Blackpool’s Jake Daniels will be ‘inspiration to many’ after coming out, says PM

Blackpool’s Jake Daniels will be ‘inspiration to many’ after coming out, says PM

16 May 2022

Boris Johnson praised the young forward, who became the first British man in professional football to come out publicly since Justin Fashanu in 1990.


Husband of murdered PCSO says pair ‘were on honeymoon every day’

Husband of murdered PCSO says pair ‘were on honeymoon every day’

Husband of murdered PCSO says pair ‘were on honeymoon every day’

16 May 2022

Paul James described how his heart would still flutter when he saw his wife Julia.


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