UK car production hit a six-year high in 2013 as the number of vehicles rolling off the line topped 1.5 million.
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Monday 09 August 2010
A mother who carried her "unresponsive" two-year-old into a police station today was arrested on suspicion of his murder, police said.
Thursday 05 August 2010
As Laura Dekker's boat finally set sail yesterday for the start of a voyage that could one day lead her to be crowned as the youngest person to sail solo around the world, it was her lawyer Peter de Lange who provided the most succinct explanation as to why a 14-year-old would undergo such a task. "Laura has salt in her veins," he said.
Saturday 31 July 2010
Sunday 25 July 2010
When pop's fickle finger briefly pointed towards Sunderland about five years ago, Renney's band the Golden Virgins were swiftly signed up alongside the Futureheads and Field Music.
Monday 19 July 2010
Caster Semenya secured her second 800 metres win on Finnish soil in four days yesterday by coming home first in the Savo Games in Lapinlahti.
Saturday 17 July 2010
The mother of a 14-year-old Dutch girl who wants to sail solo around the world said in an open letter published today that she has given up her opposition to her daughter's trip.
Monday 05 July 2010
Armed police seized a man resembling triple shooting suspect Raoul Moat in a city centre swoop today, witnesses said.
Wednesday 23 June 2010
Car giant Nissan has started production of a new engine which could lead to the creation of 200 jobs, it was announced today.
Sunday 13 June 2010
Radio 4 has been accused of pandering too much to the metropolitan middle classes, so how is the station's outgoing controller Mark Damazer marking his departure?
Friday 11 June 2010
A 16-year-old Californian girl attempting to sail solo around the world is safe and well, her parents said, after a massive search and rescue was launched in the Indian Ocean after she triggered distress signals.
Monday 07 June 2010
Frankie and the Heartstrings entered 2010 so hotly tipped, it's a wonder their quiffs aren't singed. In their first headline London gig, they show what all the fuss has been about.
Wednesday 26 May 2010
A teacher and member of the British National Party who described some immigrants as "savage animals" in a website posting from a school laptop was cleared of racial and religious intolerance yesterday.
Professor Eric Sunderland: Vice-Chancellor of Bangor University who brought calm after a period of turbulence
Monday 17 May 2010
Few who witnessed the results of the referendum on Welsh Devolution late on the night of 18 September 1997 will forget the evident relish with which Professor Eric Sunderland, the Chief Counting Officer, announced that the Yes campaign had won by a slim but sufficient majority of 6,721 votes and that the proposal to establish a National Assembly was therefore approved by the people of Wales.
Friday 14 May 2010
Saturday 08 May 2010
Robin Williams Emmys tribute led by Billy Crystal criticised for including 'racist' joke about Muslim woman
The Rotherham child abuse scandal is a tale of apologists, misogyny and double standards
What do immigrants really think of Britain? Polish immigrant's Reddit post goes viral
Scottish independence TV debate: Pumped-up Alex Salmond bounces back in bruising second round against Alistair Darling
Do you realise just how foolish the UK looks?
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