Virtual ride on new Blackpool Pleasure Beach rollercoaster

Blackpool Pleasure Beach has released a virtual preview of its new £16m rollercoaster which is set to open in 2018. Source: BBC

Kashmir attack: India ‘launches strikes against militants’

India's army carries out "surgical strikes" against suspected militants along the de-facto border with Pakistan in Kashmir. Source: BBC

Young women ‘high mental health risk’

Young women have emerged as a high risk group for mental health problems, according to new data released by NHS Digital. Source: BBC

The BBC’s Third Programme 70 years on

A look at the high-minded ideals of the BBC's Third Programme, which made its debut radio broadcast on 29 September 1946. Source: BBC

Bill Clinton pays respects to Shimon Peres

Former US President Bill Clinton was among those paying their respects as Israel's former PM and President Shimon Peres lay in state. Source: BBC

Liam Fox: Brexit is a ‘golden opportunity’

Liam Fox says the UK will be a standard-bearer for free trade when it leaves the European Union. Source: BBC

Arsenal legends’ first impressions of Arsene Wenger

Former Arsenal players Martin Keown, Ian Wright and John Hartson discuss their first impressions of manager Arsene Wenger ahead of his 20th anniversary at the club. Source: BBC

Record number of centenarians in UK

Official figures reveal a record number of centenarians are living in the UK. Source: BBC

Do you know your Trotskyists from your anarcho-syndicalists?

Do you know your Trotskyists from your anarcho-syndicalists? Source: BBC

New badge encourages Tube chats

Badges are being handed out on the London Underground, with the aim of encouraging commuters to start talking with one another. Source: BBC

Stay connected

- Advertisement -

Latest article

Brexit: Not enough support for Brexit deal vote yet, says PM

Theresa May say she does not have enough support to win a vote on her EU withdrawal deal "as things stand".

Trump hints at payback for ‘evil’ enemies over Mueller report

Mr Trump says the Mueller inquiry, which cleared him of collusion, was based on "a false narrative".

BA flight lands in Edinburgh instead of Düsseldorf by mistake

The mistake only became apparent when the "welcome to Edinburgh" announcement was made.