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The Independent's political correspondent James Cusick worked with David Frost on 'Frost on Sunday' in the late 80s. Here he remembers a remarkable man
Pegg, Frost and Wright end their 'Cornetto' trilogy with a clever, touching comedy
A third of Britain's honeybee colonies perished in the winter following the wettest summer in 100 years last year, according to a new survey.
Tomorrow calls time on the coldest spring in more than 50 years, as the past fortnight of below average temperatures dragged the average thermometer reading during March, April and May putting it on course for its lowest level since 1962.
No, it’s not Piers Morgan’s Twitter tirade. Sir Alex’s retirement from Manchester United today has brought plenty of fresh tributes to the most successful managerial career football has ever seen (and possibly ever, given the tumbling average tenure of most managers nowadays). But long before he decided to hang up his hairdryer, the ageing Scot has been beatified by fans around the world.
Mercury could hit 20C on Sunday but showers are also expected
Remains of 8 malnourished stone curlews recently back from Africa and Spain found in Norfolk, Suffolk and Wiltshire
A large section of Dover’s famous White Cliffs has tumbled into the English Channel.
Winter storms believed to have already claimed the life of one woman
We are formed by what we desire,” declares Bill Abbott, the bisexual narrator of John Irving’s thirteenth novel.
There had been concerns over today's racing
Two of Europe's Ryder Cup heroes will play each other in the second round after the Match Play Championship shook off the snow and finally got going again in Arizona.
Don't be fooled by forecasts that show above-freezing temperatures. The figures might show 1C or even higher, but gusty easterly winds mean it will five or six degrees colder.
Indulge in some all-over rehydration with products providing TLC from the top of your head to the tips of your toes
Flood warnings have been issued across much of the UK as ice starts to melt and forecasters warn of heavy rain sweeping across the country