The number of areas blighted by drink-related violence and crime has risen by nearly 150 per cent since 2007.
Every hospital patient will have a named doctor and nurse who is responsible for championing their care, under plans to be announced by Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt on Tuesday.
Police investigating allegations of historic child abuse linked to children’s homes in Leicestershire have searched the home of the Labour peer Greville Janner.
Writer had kept his cancer diagnosis private
Figures seen by a newspaper show the UK distributed £27.4 million to the country last year
Education Secretary Michael Gove has urged university leaders to withdraw guidance endorsing the segregation of men and women in debates and lectures featuring Islamic speakers.
Vaudeville Theatre, London
Margaret Woodward, 68, given award for bravery after chasing thief from her home and ‘trying to break his kneecaps’
He was just enjoying 'friendly banter,' cyclist's representatives claim
Labour fears dirtiest Conservative campaign in 20 years, as Attorney General withdraws attack on Pakistani community
Gay male escort site Manchester Lads has removed Ciaron Dodd, 21, from its listings for breaking discretion rules
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In recent years, it's been said the British have been replaced by a depressing narrative
Hazard will return for the Blues this weekend when they take on West Brom but Mourinho has confirmed that he missed training on Monday after losing his passport in France
‘Now I feel British’: Yonas Kedebe, who was taught at the taxpayers’ expense, tells of his abandonment and struggle to get an education
Occasional visitors to BFI Southbank under Waterloo Bridge could not in recent years have failed to notice the white-haired gentleman asleep in the foyer near the ticket desks; some may even have wondered why security did not have him removed.