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Monday 07 May 2012
After weeks of rain, parts of the country enjoyed some brighter weather yesterday, but the outlook for today turns stormy again as torrential rain and thunderstorms move in to bring the bank holiday to a close on an extremely damp note.
Monday 07 May 2012
A north-south divide in the prevalence of alcohol-related problems has been revealed by a new study.
Saturday 05 May 2012
Leader's position secure after difficult spell in charge as more than 800 council seats are won
Saturday 28 April 2012
Much of England and Wales will get a further soaking today, with strong winds and heavy downpours expected to hit tonight.
Tuesday 17 April 2012
The mother of an autistic teenager who killed himself in front of a train has told an inquest that he suffered years of intimidation at the hands of college bullies.
Thursday 12 April 2012
Bedfordshire Police said a Renault articulated lorry was on the M1 southbound at around 3.30am, when it was in a crash with two other lorries.
Tuesday 10 April 2012
The unusually warm weather and a rush of first-time buyers trying to beat a stamp duty deadline gave the housing market a boost last month, a report said today.
Monday 26 March 2012
The local media were more balanced than national newspapers in reporting the "Suffolk Strangler" murders, the Leveson Inquiry heard today.
Saturday 17 March 2012
Experts fear they are fighting a losing battle as increasingly erratic conditions take their toll
Saturday 03 March 2012
Nine more farms in England have been hit by the Schmallenberg virus, the midge-borne livestock infection that can cause birth deformities in lambs and calves.
Friday 02 March 2012
As alien disease hits sheep and cattle in England, fears that climate change could also bring in equine threat
Monday 27 February 2012
Plans for the first phase of a new town with a population of 10,000 have been submitted, a council has said.
Friday 24 February 2012
More areas of England are at high risk of drought this spring and summer due to ongoing dry weather, the Environment Agency said in its latest briefing.
Thursday 23 February 2012
The recent cold snap was a distant memory for parts of England today as temperatures reached more than 18C.
Wednesday 22 February 2012
Tomorrow is expected to be “exceptionally” mild, with temperatures up to 10 degrees Celsius above average for the time of year, forecasters said.
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