Schoolteacher William Buchman was arrested after officers found over 300 living and dead snakes inside his property
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Monday 20 August 2012
Police have arrested a man on suspicion of murdering a pensioner at her seafront flat in Southampton.
Monday 13 August 2012
Peep has the dubious draw of being the only show on the Fringe where the audience can spy on the actors entirely unseen by them.
Saturday 14 July 2012
Hans Kristian Rausing in hospital and still not fit to be questioned by police over death
Saturday 07 July 2012
Mummy's Saturday treat was breakfast in bed. After we'd eaten, my big brother Roger and I went upstairs to bring down her empty tray. "Can we come back up to read, Mummy?" I asked.
Friday 29 June 2012
A three bedroom semi-detached house in a village with a big kitchen and room for chickens is the most popular ideal property
Saturday 23 June 2012
In 1969 the American photographer Diane Arbus took some rare photos of the British Royal Family. Or rather not of the real thing, but of waxwork versions of them. The pictures, taken when Arbus visited Madame Tussauds after hours, will go on show in London for the first time next week.
Wednesday 20 June 2012
"Do you cry a more vintage kind of tears at Glyndebourne?" Grayson Perry asked in the first of his lovely series All in the Best Possible Taste. He was in a Northern club at the time, having just watched a particularly tear-jerking performance by a local singer, and the answer his question was inviting was "No".
Friday 15 June 2012
A man who tried to scare off intruders by waving a samurai sword was stabbed with his own weapon.
Friday 01 June 2012
A man who stabbed his wife and mother-in-law to death in a "senseless slaughter" has been jailed for life.
Thursday 31 May 2012
Amy Winehouse's father has said he decided to put his late daughter's home up for sale "with regret".
Thursday 10 May 2012
A wealthy jeweller's son accused of murdering his girlfriend in a jealous rage told a jury yesterday that he did not strangle her but merely defended himself after she repeatedly attacked him.
Tuesday 01 May 2012
In the online age, conversation is about quality, not quantity, argues Rhodri Marsden
Tuesday 01 May 2012
In the age of self-serve and online, many of us spend days without speaking to anyone. Does it matter? Rhodri Marsden argues that with conversation, it's all about quality, not quantity
Monday 23 April 2012
You may never have heard of Conor Maynard, but his 'Mayniacs' have. Adam Sherwin on the singer hitting the big time – from his bedroom
Apple's Tim Cook: Business isn’t just about making profit
Thousands of young people forced to go without food after benefits wrongly stopped under 'draconian' new sanctions regime
Ukraine crisis: New navy chief 'defects' and surrenders Crimean HQ as Putin claims ultranationalists forced intervention
Britain's top vet sparks controversy with call for ban on slashing animals' throats in 'ritual' slaughters for halal and kosher meat products
Ukraine crisis: Russia dismisses '3am ultimatum' as 'total nonsense'
If you're horrified by a flame-roasted dog, you should be shocked at a hog roast
- 1 The future of sex: The first female condoms were derided, mistrusted and shunned - but will their modern counterparts catch on?
- 2 South African rhino finally put down after roaming Kruger park for days with horn hacked off and bullet in brain
- 3 Italian pensioner hires an escort who turns out to be his son's girlfriend
- 4 Orgasm machine to deliver climax at the push of a button
- 5 Channel 4 announces two-hour TV show to be broadcast 'Live from Space' later this month