Channel Tunnel rail link hits 10m milestone coinciding with 20th anniversary
Only a handful of lines will be providing services the day after Christmas
News comes as three friends took a Boris Bike up Mont Ventoux in France and got it back to the capital with 22 seconds to spare
The vast majority of the migrants there refuse to apply for asylum in France, as once they do so, they will lose their right to seek asylum in the UK
French athlete Philippe Croizon was targeted by thieves while on holiday with relatives
34-year-old ran into difficulties as she neared the end of the 21-mile crossing
Australian endurance swimmer Chloe McCardel ended her attempt to swim from Cuba to Florida after 11 hours in the water when she was stung by a jellyfish.
A fast run to Lisbon, even though the wind strength will be relatively light, was in prospect for the eight-strong fleet of trimarans as they left Valencia on the opening leg of the inaugural Route des Princes.
For centuries, it has been a crystal of legend locked in the verses of Norse myth with little or no evidence that it was ever real. Now it seems scientists at last have grounds for believing that the Viking “sunstone” used to navigate the seas did indeed exist.
Fly-half to turn down Racing Métro for second time when his contract expires next summer
Ulsterman opens US PGA campaign with flawless five-under round but Tiger toils in the heat
Chelsea's hopes of moving to Battersea Power Station have been extinguished after a Malaysian consortium completed a £400million purchase of the London landmark.
Taking the temperature of travel
Richard Rodriguez must have a strong stomach. The American rollercoaster enthusiast announced yesterday that he'd be attempting to ride the Big One at Blackpool Pleasure Beach for 102 days – from 31 May to mid-September.
Postcard from Würzburg
Naming technicality in legal test case may give public the right to use 'private' coastlines