Those who see their GP and are diagnosed promptly are more likely to survive
The teenager was one of five people arrested by Essex police
89-year-olds Mollie Muetzel and Kathleen Lowndes accidentally got a train to York after a day out in London
Pupils were asked to 'write the mock suicide messages while studying the J.B Priestley play, An Inspector Calls'
Grandmother 'prepared to die' rather than swap her lifestyle for town-centre bricks and mortar
England opener Alastair Cook has signed a two-year contract extension with Essex.
James Foster, the Essex captain, was banned for two matches last night for his side's repeated disciplinary offences.
County Focus: A cup that once appeared to offer a lifeline to the domestic set-up is more likely to hasten its demise
Nottinghamshire, the Championship favourites, maintained their momentum by dismissing Essex for 154 at Chelmsford but found batting almost as difficult, stuttering to 72 for 5 in reply before the experience of Ally Brown and captain Chris Read combined to steer them towards parity.
A man from Essex is giving people a chance to get their own back on the legal profession – for free. Tom Peck reports
These New Puritans meld inspirations as diverse as the Essex countryside, Benjamin Britten, and Japanese drums to create a unique music that sounds as though it's from a weird, private cult. Nick Hasted meets the foursome
Poll shows that public's view of politicians has not been affected by scandals
The mother of a cancer patient has given birth during a visit at Great Ormond Street Hospital – a first in the hospital's 157-year history.
It sounded strange but harmless: a group of men and women who believed that they had lived before as kings and queens. But was it more sinister than that? Read this short story by Margaret Atwood, and Tudor history will never seem the same again
She may have wowed the critics at Cannes, but Kierston Wareing would still be running a tanning salon if not for a lucky break.
A bid to set a new world record for the number of women being photographed wearing bikinis in one place failed today.