Adam Withnall

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Arthur Jones, 73, who went missing in Crete on 19 June

#FindArthur: Missing 73-year-old hiker Arthur Jones ‘walked mountains across the world and taught kids to use map and compass’

Former Army Cadets trainer was last seen in Crete on 19 June and is 'last person you'd expect to go missing' on walking holiday, his family says

Stephen Fry has around 6.6 million followers on Twitter

Fry ‘criticises Operation Yewtree in dinner party rant’ calling for tougher laws to deter false sex abuse allegations

Comedian gave speech while hosting Labour fundraiser after his friend was arrested as part of investigation but never charged

The Crossrail tunnels at Tottenham Court Road where one day the new line may intersect with a proposed North-South Crossrail 2

Crossrail chief says worker who died in tunnel construction 'shouldn’t have been where he was'

Chairman Terry Morgan says accident happened in an ‘excluded zone’

Horatio Chapple, 17, who was dragged out of his tent by a polar bear causing
Peta said sheep are deprived of food and water, sometimes overnight, in part so that they'll put up less resistance when shearers handle them roughly

US and Australian wool industries exposed in shocking undercover footage captured by animal rights groups

Peta said its videos showed abuses – including twisting the necks of sheep until they snapped – were widespread throughout the industry

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott (R) and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe pose for a photograph next to a haulage truck tyre during a tour of Rio Tinto's West Angelas iron ore mine in Pilbara, Western Australia on July 9, 2014

Tony Abbott embarrasses Australia by praising Japanese WWII military, ‘getting on the sake’ and posing for ‘crotch-shot’ photo opportunity

The Australian prime minister has been doing all he can to ensure an historic trade deal is pushed through smoothly

Michael Hytche, Conservative councillor for Torbay, was critical of mental health services provision 'since the workhouses have been closed down'

Tory councillor 'laments closure of workhouses' in meeting about mental health services

Michael Hytche was critical of the help provided to mentally ill people ‘since the workhouses were closed down’

Smoke billows from buildings following an Israeli air strike in Gaza on July 10, 2014

Israel's deadliest Gaza air strikes yet kill five children from same family as Palestinian rocket barrage continues

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says Gaza is 'on a knife-edge'

George Cook, 21, was assaulted by a gang of three at the Sonisphere festival in Hertfordshire. Right, The Prodigy headlining Friday night

Sonisphere rock metal festival assault leaves ‘happy-go-lucky’ 21-year-old with horrific injuries needing five hours of surgery

George Cook was attacked by a gang of three who were believed to have jumped the festival’s perimeter fence

Mark Sandland

Frustrated father shook daughter to death because she was screaming too loudly as he played 'Assassin's Creed'

Mark Sandland killed his five-week-old daughter and lied to try and cover it up, claiming to have suffered 'an epileptic fit' and woken up on top of her

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Save the Tiger: Meet the hunters tasked with protecting Russia's rare Amur tiger

Hunters protect Russia's rare Amur tiger

In an unusual move, wildlife charities have enlisted those who kill animals to help save them. Oliver Poole travels to Siberia to investigate
Transfers: How has your club fared in summer sales?

How has your club fared in summer sales?

Who have bagged the bargain buys and who have landed the giant turkeys
Warwick Davis: The British actor on Ricky Gervais, how the Harry Potter set became his office, and why he'd like to play a spy

'I'm a realist; I know how hard this business is'

Warwick Davis on Ricky Gervais, Harry Potter and his perfect role
The best swim shorts for men: Bag yourself the perfect pair and make a splash this summer

The best swim shorts for men

Bag yourself the perfect pair and make a splash this summer
Has Ukip’s Glastonbury branch really been possessed by the devil?

Has Ukip’s Glastonbury branch really been possessed by the devil?

Meet the couple blamed for bringing Lucifer into local politics
Dress the Gaza situation up all you like, but the truth hurts

Robert Fisk on Gaza conflict

Dress the situation up all you like, but the truth hurts
Save the tiger: Tiger, tiger burning less brightly as numbers plummet

Tiger, tiger burning less brightly

When William Blake wrote his famous poem there were probably more than 100,000 tigers in the wild. These days they probably number around 3,200
5 News's Andy Bell retraces his grandfather's steps on the First World War battlefields

In grandfather's footsteps

5 News's political editor Andy Bell only knows his grandfather from the compelling diary he kept during WWI. But when he returned to the killing fields where Edwin Vaughan suffered so much, his ancestor came to life
Lifestyle guru Martha Stewart reveals she has flying robot ... to take photos of her farm

Martha Stewart has flying robot

The lifestyle guru used the drone to get a bird's eye view her 153-acre farm in Bedford, New York
Former Labour minister Meg Hillier has demanded 'pootling lanes' for women cyclists

Do women cyclists need 'pootling lanes'?

Simon Usborne (who's more of a hurtler) explains why winning the space race is key to happy riding
A tale of two presidents: George W Bush downs his paintbrush to pen father’s life story

A tale of two presidents

George W Bush downs his paintbrush to pen father’s life story
Restaurateur Mitch Tonks has given the Great Western Pullman dining car a makeover

The dining car makes a comeback

Restaurateur Mitch Tonks has given the Great Western Pullman dining car a makeover
Gallery rage: How are institutions tackling the discomfort of overcrowding this summer?

Gallery rage

How are institutions tackling the discomfort of overcrowding this summer?
Louis van Gaal has £500,000 video surveillance system installed to monitor Manchester United players

Eye on the prize

Louis van Gaal has £500,000 video surveillance system installed to monitor Manchester United players
Women's rugby: Tamara Taylor adds fuel to the ire in quest to land World Cup

Women's rugby

Tamara Taylor adds fuel to the ire in quest to land World Cup