Labour minister claims Environment Secretary has failed to protect UK's defences against storms
Conventional racing wisdom has it that speed, rather than an abundance of stamina, is the most important attribute in a potential King George VI Chase winner, hence the proliferation of specialists over shorter distances than three miles lining up at Kempton on Boxing Day.
Coalition forges ahead with licences
Ruling out all Thames Estuary options at this stage would have fuelled that political battle rather than allowing the Airports Commission diligently to evaluate each of the three short-listed options
Thames Water has announced a 19 per cent increase in pre-tax profit to £132.4 million for the first half-year.
Consortium Testrad say the design could be built within seven years
American painter James Whilster's Thames depictions are considered ahead of a new exhibition at Dulwich Picture Gallery
Latest blaze compounds safety fears over craft after two similar incidents earlier this year
Former England footballer Paul Gascoigne has been charged with being drunk and disorderly and two counts of common assault in connection with an incident at Stevenage railway station, Hertfordshire, on 4 July, British Transport Police have confirmed.
Woman had fallen asleep while listening to music with her headphones on and was awoken by the attack
The man who pays his way
The 489 passengers above the Sirena Seaways ferry were left stranded for three hours as rescue officials worked to safely re-dock it.
One option would pass through undeveloped land that is designated as Green Belt
'Look at what happened in Japan. The problem we have got is a lack of confidence'
Service boats will patrol Thames as review of last year's chaos prompts greater security presence