Regional

Regional

Mike Ashley claims 'comprehensive victory' in legal fight over alleged £15m deal

Newcastle United owner and Sports Direct boss Mike Ashley has claimed a "comprehensive victory" in his High Court battle with an investment banker over a £15 million deal allegedly made in a London pub.

Regional

No reasonable grounds for Newcastle United tax fraud suspicion, court told

No reasonable grounds exist for believing Newcastle United FC engaged in a suspected tax fraud, two High Court judges have been told.

Regional

Hero dog Flash helps police officers find missing elderly woman after 14 hours

A hero pet dog discovered a missing elderly woman after joining a search party on his own accord.

Regional

Group alleging sex assaults by doctor during medicals win round in damages fight

A group who allege they were sexually assaulted by a doctor carrying out medicals for Barclays Bank have won a round of their High Court damages action.

Regional

Crisis in specialist mental health beds for children

Whole regions of England were left without any specialist inpatient mental health beds for children on three occasions last year, a new report states.

Regional

Police chief calls on web giants to re-invest profits into tackling child abuse

Internet giants should re-invest some of their "eye-watering" profits into efforts to stamp out child abuse images online, a chief constable has said.

Regional

Labour: Holiday childcare costs up by 51% since 2010

The cost of holiday childcare has risen by more than 50% across Britain since 2010, Labour has said.

Regional

Quorn Foods boss confident products' appeal can ride out Brexit disruption

The boss of Quorn Foods has backed the firm to ride out any Brexit disruption to its European business as he unveiled plans to create 300 jobs and invest £150 million in the UK.

Regional

Bradley Lowery's family vow to help other seriously ill children

The family of much-loved football mascot Bradley Lowery have vowed to make life easier for those caring for other seriously ill children.

Regional

Labour gains two seats while Tories and Lib Dems lose in council by-elections

Labour gained two seats while Tories lost one and Liberal Democrats lost two in the latest council by-elections in which nine seats were contested.

Regional

House price growth 'holding up' despite income squeeze and Brexit uncertainty

House price growth across the UK's major cities is set to be stronger this year than previously predicted, according to an index.

Regional

RMT and Transport Secretary in 'full and frank' talks over disputes

The biggest rail workers' union has held "full and frank" talks with the Transport Secretary in a bid to resolve disputes over staffing and driver-only trains at a number of operators.

Regional

Sports Direct can be Selfridges of sport, says Mike Ashley despite profits fall

Sports Direct has revealed annual profits tumbled by 59% after it was hit by the pound's plunge, but boss Mike Ashley insisted the group is still on track to become the " Selfridges of sport".

Regional

Traffic police chief filmed on phone while driving 'let a lot of people down'

A senior police officer who headed a roads policing unit said he has "let a lot of people down" after he was filmed using a mobile phone while driving.

Regional

Two held in Cardiff terror probe

Two people have been arrested on suspicion of terror offences by police who have searched three properties in Cardiff.

Regional

Average UK home 'has added £3,039 in value since start of year'

The average home across Britain has added just over £3,000 to its value since the start of the year, according to analysis by a property website.

Regional

House price growth continues to cool, figures show

Annual house price growth cooled down further in May, official figures show.

Regional

CMA looks into £300m Hillarys takeover

The competition watchdog has drawn the curtains on the £300 million takeover of made-to-measure blinds and curtains firm Hillarys amid potential concerns over the deal.

Regional

Met Office warns over thunderstorms and flooding across UK

Thunderstorms and potential flooding have been forecast for large parts of the UK on Tuesday, prompting weather warnings from the Met Office.

Regional

Met Office warns over thunderstorms and flooding across UK

Thunderstorms and potential flooding have been forecast for large parts of the UK on Tuesday, prompting weather warnings from the Met Office.

Regional
Load more