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The air is crisp and the colours are sharp, making this the perfect time of year to explore the UK’s most spectacular vistas
Robin van Helsum, 21, claimed to be a 17-year-old waif who had roamed the woods of central Europe for five years, and cost taxpayers £25,000 while staying in a social services hostel
The celebrated fellwalker’s ‘Pennine Journey’ is well worth following – especially if you do it a bit at a time
The man, in his 60s, was struck and stamped on by a male elephant
A wildfire in central Idaho forced the evacuation of 2,250 homes near the upmarket tourist towns of Hailey and Ketchum over the weekend, as firefighters lost ground against the blaze that also threatens the Sun Valley ski resort.
City of Kesennuma decides 360-ton tuna boat that was washed a kilometre inshore is not a fitting memorial to the 19,000 victims
One of these days, pigs might fly and Philip Ridley will write a play full of joy, laughter and sparkling merriment. Meanwhile, he follows the dark and murky byways of lives that have gone lyrically wrong in language that lacerates any vestigial sense of well-being and “all’s right with the world” in an audience.
Stags stalk the sun-dappled grounds of this stately home
A run around the Olympic Stadium offers hope for the future
The 22-year-old struck his ex-partner with a dumbbell after she threatened to report him to police for assaulting her
An Indian court has sentenced six men convicted of the gang rape of a Swiss woman to life imprisonment, a lawyer in the case said.
Doctors' leaders and medical charities said lives would be lost because of the move
Jamie Reynolds has yet to enter a plea to the 17-year-old's murder
Alice Jones' Arts Diary
From wakeboarding in Sussex to photography is Cornwall, here's how to get busy this summer
Emmelie de Forest had been the overwhelming favourite among the 26 entries