Sport 19-year-old Kyle Edmund has been selected in Great Britain's Davis Cup squad

The 19-year-old was named for the first time by captain Leon Smith and could be handed the second doubles slot to play alongside the Wimbledon champion after impressing

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Roddick not worried after early Queen's exit

Andy Roddick was not pressing the panic button after an early exit at Queen's Club today left the American with a little too much time on his hands.

Anyone for tennis? Head to Eastbourne

Take a break on the south coast. You might spot a sports star while you're there, says Kate Simon

Virginia Ironside's Dilemmas: 'I keep having sex with almost every man I go out with'

Dear Virginia, I'm 25 and my problem is that I keep having sex with almost every man I go out with, often on the first date. I don't really enjoy it, but I keep thinking each one might come to something and then I'm so unhappy when the man doesn't contact me. Sometimes the affair lasts longer, but the moment a man falls for me, I turn on him and can't bear to see him. I don't know how I'll ever have a proper relationship. What's wrong with me? Best wishes, Viola

The party faithful feel conned by coalition

It was a big fight by the Liberal Democrat Stephen Lloyd to wrest Eastbourne from the Tories. Now, voters are furious

Lib Dem campaign euphoria fades as high hopes fail to become reality

The Liberal Democrats looked set to suffer a more nervous election night than they had anticipated after early indications suggested the party had not managed to secure the major electoral breakthrough it had hoped for in the run-up to the ballot.

Hearing aid man wins porn case appeal

A director of a hearing aid company who kept adult pornographic images on a work computer in a file named "Dirty" won a High Court battle against being struck off today.

Lloyd steps down as Davis Cup captain

John Lloyd has resigned as Great Britain's Davis Cup captain, the Lawn Tennis Association announced this evening.

Body found after shed blaze in Eastbourne

Police were investigating today after a badly burned body was found by firefighters tackling a blaze in a seaside town.

Malcolm Vaughan: Singer who fell foul of the BBC but sold half a million records as a result

In October 1956, Malcolm Vaughan was due to appear on BBC TV's Off The Record to promote his new release, "St. Therese Of The Roses". The invitation was withdrawn a few days later after a BBC committee had determined that the record was unsuitable for broadcast because "the lyric is contrary both to Roman Catholic doctrine and to Protestant sentiment." The resulting controversy helped to sell records, and with airplay on Radio Luxembourg the sugary wedding song climbed to No 3, stayed on the charts for five months and sold half a million copies.

Snow drifts set to create more disruption

Heavy snowfalls and ice in parts of the country are expected to cause disruption today, forecasters warned.

Virginia Ironside's Dilemmas: My lovely wife and I have been through a lot. But there's no spark at all

Dear Virginia,

I've been married for 20 years, and have two wonderful daughters of 12 and 15. My lovely wife and I have been through a lot – redundancy, depression, illness. But there's no spark at all. Sex has been once a year for the last two years, and if I suggest going on a date, my wife says she doesn't want to go anywhere. When I protest, my wife says she'll die soon and I'll be free, or I'll find someone else – but I don't want anyone else, and find the idea of divorce too painful. Can you suggest anything?

Yours sincerely, Peter

Mother charged with child murders

The mother of two toddlers whose bodies were found in the boot of her car will appear before magistrates today charged with their murders, police said.

Police knew parents of dead children

Police had "previous contact" with a mother and her estranged husband before she allegedly murdered her two young children, it was revealed today.

Mother held on suspicion of murdering her children

A 43-year-old woman has been arrested in East Sussex after the bodies of two small children were found in a parked car.

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