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Firefighters took half an hour to reach Ann Bradshaw in home piled to the ceiling with hoarded items
A lack of travellers – and trains – has left some parts of the rail network surprisingly idle
An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty: for a true sense of tranquillity it’s unbeatable
His very name anticipates the role to which he is summoned, just 13 days from now, and even punters made to regret taking short odds about the hot favourite would surely find it in their own hearts to admire the mighty one housed in the chest of Overturn.
England striker not even making bench
Communities in flooded parts of the UK are counting the cost of the most intense September storm for 30 years as swollen river levels start to recede.
A 1,300ft-long reclining woman which is the world's largest human form sculpted into the landscape is to open to the public next month.
Savannah Marshall can dominate her sport for years to come after being crowned Great Britain's first women's boxing world champion here in China.
Sunderland midfielder Jack Colback has been rewarded for his early-season form with a two-year contract extension.
The north-east town saw off Braunschweig, Bydgoszcz and Ostrava to host European athletics' flagship team event for the first time after staging its predecessor, the SPAR European Cup, in 1989 and 2000.
Britain will have to endure its current cold snap – making this month one of the coldest Novembers in nearly two decades – for at least another week, the Met Office said yesterday.
Darlington have appointed former Republic of Ireland coach Steve Staunton as their new manager.
The Rochdale manager, Keith Hill, has urged his side to create history in the League Two play-off final at Wembley a week tomorrow. The Lancashire side have not won a promotion since 1969 and have been in thebottom tier of English football since 1974, the longest unbroken run in the Football League's basement division.