The Met Office issued an amber warning of rain for the Somerset Levels, where villages have now been dubbed ‘islands’
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Wednesday 24 April 2013
The UK Peace index combines five factors to produce a score out of five for each area, with 1 being the most peaceful and 5 being the least.
Tuesday 16 April 2013
Tragedy ruined last season for the Surrey wicketkeeper, but he has a brighter outlook for this term and wants an England recall
Thursday 11 April 2013
A computer consultant will appear in court later this month charged with offences in connection with a website that offered to pay the tuition fees of female students in return for sex.
Man arrested in connection with burglaries during which women were sexually assaulted while they slept
Sunday 07 April 2013
Police have arrested a man in connection with two burglaries during which women were sexually assaulted as they slept.
Ex-Church of England priest Keith Wilkie Denford and organist Michael Mytton guilty of string of child abuse offences
Friday 05 April 2013
A retired Church of England priest and a former organist and choirmaster have been found guilty of a string of child sex abuse offences dating back more than 25 years.
Wednesday 03 April 2013
The 22-year-old scored an invalauble 73 on his Test debut against India
Tuesday 02 April 2013
Leicester man looking forward to playing against his mate at last as Tigers travel to Toulon
Thursday 28 March 2013
This March is set to be the coldest in the UK since 1962, weather experts said today.
Sunday 17 March 2013
Vicky Pryce has been moved to an open jail after spending only four nights in Holloway prison, it was reported today. The ex-wife of the former minister Chris Huhne was jailed for eight months last week after a jury found her guilty of perverting the course of justice over his speeding offence.
Friday 15 March 2013
'I was never any good at making things when I was in college'
Monday 11 March 2013
42-year-old man plunged into the River Thames after four hours of negotiations with police failed to talk him down
Saturday 09 March 2013
Study finds Labour would gain 109 seats, taking them to a total of 367 MPs and giving them a majority of 84
Wednesday 06 March 2013
Neil McCorkell was a regular in the Hampshire cricket XI from 1932 to 1951, a quiet man of no great height who kept wicket and, for much of his career, opened the batting, a demanding combination in the six-day-a-week schedule of those years.
Monday 04 March 2013
Further evidence of the widening North-South divide in house prices emerged today as a national survey reveals that three-quarters of the postcodes registering price rises are in London and the South-East.
Sunday 03 March 2013
Ashes must be forgotten in order to capitalise on NZ captaincy saga
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
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