The West Midlands Deputy Police and Crime Commissioner has been a James Turner Street landlady for almost 12 years
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Wednesday 25 April 2012
Continent's changing climate raises fears that dengue fever could come to South of England
Thursday 12 April 2012
There is little evidence that over-the-counter cures for insect bites work, according to new research today.
Sunday 18 March 2012
Wednesday 01 February 2012
1. Encounters at the End of the World
Director Werner Herzog comes up trumps in this documentary about the polar explorers of the National Science Foundation Station.
Thursday 01 December 2011
In the small Honduran village of Cocobila, a few metres from the Caribbean, there is a small cemetery filled with the graves of young men. Amid the makeshift crucifixes, Carlos Evans has just been buried. He died four days ago, aged 32, leaving a wife and two small daughters.
Thursday 01 December 2011
Last Night's TV: The Field of Blood, BBC1; The Conspiracy Files,BBC2; Stephen Fry's 100 Greatest Gadgets, Channel 4
Tuesday 30 August 2011
Hard-bitten hacks scoop to conquer
Sunday 21 August 2011
Can a gin and tonic keep the mozzies away? Does a paper bag prevent jet lag? Kunal Dutta and Lyndsey Fineran get to the truth
Thursday 14 July 2011
Sunday 10 July 2011
Sunday 29 May 2011
Thursday 21 April 2011
Scientists have figured out a way to block the spread of malaria using genetically-modified (GM) mosquitoes that carry synthetic genes to curb the transmission of the blood parasite when the insect bites its human host.
Sunday 30 January 2011
Thursday 27 January 2011
A genetically modified mosquito carrying an artificial fragment of DNA designed to curb the insect's fertility has been released for the first time in south-east Asia as part of an ambitious attempt to combat deadly dengue fever that affects up to 100 million people worldwide.
Saturday 01 January 2011
Military aircraft dropped supplies to towns cut off by floods in northeastern Australia as the prime minister promised new assistance yesterday to the 200,000 people affected by waters covering an area larger than France and Germany combined.
Nigel Farage: Me vs Russell Brand on Question Time – he's got the chest hair but where are his ideas?
Shock poll shows voters believe Ukip is to the left of the Tories
Disgruntled RBS worker writes hilarious open letter to Russell Brand after anti-capitalist publicity stunt leaves him hungry
New era of cheap oil 'will destroy green revolution'
Ukip founder Alan Sked and Nigel Farage 'begged Enoch Powell to stand as a candidate'
Ukip candidate jokes about 'shooting peasants' in racist and homophobic rant
- 2 Harry Potter fans can apply to the Hogwarts-inspired College of Wizardry
- 3 Jessica Chambers: 19-year-old woman 'doused with lighter fluid and burned alive' in the US
- 4 Russell Brand calls Nigel Farage 'poundshop Enoch Powell' in BBC Question Time debate
- 5 Orange Wednesdays are no more