Helicopter-maker AgustaWestland has been awarded two Ministry of Defence contracts worth £760 million which will secure more than 1,000 jobs in the UK.
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Wednesday 22 August 2012
Luton is the UK's most unfriendly airport, with Edinburgh the most welcoming, according to a survey.
Friday 17 August 2012
The many faces of 'London'
Thursday 09 August 2012
A Briton was jailed for four years today for a £673,000 tax fraud that funded a champagne lifestyle in Monaco.
Around the park at the opening ceremony: 'I never thought I'd be lucky enough to see something like this'
Saturday 28 July 2012
After the chaos, it all went remarkably smoothly. Many of the people who had tickets to the Opening Ceremony left their homes early in the expectation that the queues would be enormous, given the hoo-hah that surrounded the security preparations in the weeks running up to the Games. Yet few experienced any kind of backlog.
Thursday 12 July 2012
A husband and wife who treated destitute men “worse than slaves” by forcing them into servitude have been jailed for 11 years and four years respectively.
Thursday 12 July 2012
Four members of same family guilty of forcing destitute people into brutal servitude
Wednesday 11 July 2012
Four members of a traveller family were today found guilty of forcing destitute men into servitude.
Saturday 30 June 2012
Cross-country adventures of the wanderer and the escapee
Thursday 14 June 2012
Ministers have been urged to investigate claims that an undercover police officer who had infiltrated a group of animal rights extremists planted a fire bomb in a department store.
Thursday 07 June 2012
A man is in custody after customs officers found 2kg of heroin hidden in a wedding dress, the Border Force said today.
Wednesday 06 June 2012
As England fly to Euros today, FA director says being hard to beat is best they can hope for
Wednesday 23 May 2012
Two men locked up for raping an 11-year-old girl had their sentences more than doubled by the Court of Appeal today.
Sunday 13 May 2012
Tuesday 08 May 2012
Police were called into action as Wrexham fans invaded the pitch at the Racecourse Ground after losing to Luton 3-2 on aggregate last night – the Welsh side won the match 2-1.
Tuesday 01 May 2012
Court told gang planned to use explosives and guns in attacks inspired by al-Qa'ida
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh
Rozanne Duncan: Ukip expels councillor for 'jaw-dropping' comments made in BBC TV interview
Germany anti-Islam protests: 17,000 march on Dresden against 'Islamification of the West'
Ukip member gets into Christmas spirit with Union Flag plea to Santa 'for our country back'
Panic Saturday: 13 million Britons spend £1.2bn – while 13 million others across the country live in poverty unable to afford food
- 1 Planes go hybrid-electric in important step to greener flight
- 5 New route to Mars could make manned mission much cheaper and easier