English Heritage disappointed after Eric Pickles gives go-ahead for controversial Liverpool skyscraper development
05 March 2013 02:50 PM
English Heritage expressed its disappointment today after Communities Secretary Eric Pickles gave the go-ahead to a controversial skyscraper development on the banks of the Mersey fuelling fears that Liverpool’s historic waterfront will now be stripped of its World Heritage Status.
04 March 2013 05:42 PM
The Caped Crusader's identity remains a mystery
01 March 2013 07:39 PM
Consumption of diesel and petrol in Britain has plunged by a fifth since the start of the credit crunch, according to a new analysis.
01 March 2013 07:00 PM
As artistic director Daniel Evans points out, The Full Monty is a pretty unusual feel-good comedy. It mines its laughs from depression and confusion, forging joy from the spirit of men who refuse to be crushed by the wheels of post-industrialism.
01 March 2013 11:54 AM
It takes a certain bravery to tinker with one of the great plays of the classical canon – let alone rip out two entire acts and replace them with brand spanking new material. True scholars have long debated how much of the established Doctor Faustus was written by Christopher Marlowe, not to mention the quality of what has been passed down through the years.
Philpott wife 'performed sex act on co-accused to keep him onside' after house fire that killed six children
28 February 2013 05:37 PM
A father accused of killing his six children in a house fire watched as his wife had sex with another man accused of their manslaughter just days after the fatal blaze, a court heard.
28 February 2013 12:01 AM
According to reports the helicopter was immediately grounded following the incident
26 February 2013 07:54 PM
Boss of internet giant bans working from home - weeks after she built childcare facilities in her own office
Cardinal Keith O'Brien departs with an apology but no admission as Pope forces him out over allegations of inappropriate behaviour
25 February 2013 09:45 PM
British Catholics reel as details emerge over claims of 'unwanted advances' towards clergy
'Harpurhey is not a hell hole': Manchester residents furious after BBC reality show's negative depiction of suburb
19 February 2013 03:32 PM
The makers of the BBC reality TV series People Like Us have been accused of bias and exploiting vulnerable locals by portraying a deprived Manchester suburb as a “hell hole”.
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