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Tories failed on water pollution and let firms off the hook – Lib Dem leader

Tories failed on water pollution and let firms off the hook – Lib Dem leader

Tories failed on water pollution and let firms off the hook – Lib Dem leader

Sir Ed Davey lambasted the Government on a visit to Chichester.

Swinney defends decision to challenge ‘prejudiced’ Matheson probe sanction

Swinney defends decision to challenge ‘prejudiced’ Matheson probe sanction

Swinney defends decision to challenge ‘prejudiced’ Matheson probe sanction

The First Minister said a Holyrood committee’s process had been ‘damaged’.

The Boy In The Striped Pyjamas author: Don’t read novels for Holocaust facts

The Boy In The Striped Pyjamas author: Don’t read novels for Holocaust facts

The Boy In The Striped Pyjamas author: Don’t read novels for Holocaust facts

John Boyne’s work explores a friendship between the son of an SS officer and a prisoner boy at Auschwitz.

Starmer defends New Deal ‘rebrand’ after union backlash

Starmer defends New Deal ‘rebrand’ after union backlash

Starmer defends New Deal ‘rebrand’ after union backlash

The party leader denied Labour is watering down policies on things like zero-hours contracts, parental leave and sick pay.

Reeves says Tories ‘haven’t learned lesson’ as she attacks Hunt’s tax plans

Reeves says Tories ‘haven’t learned lesson’ as she attacks Hunt’s tax plans

Reeves says Tories ‘haven’t learned lesson’ as she attacks Hunt’s tax plans

The shadow chancellor met supermarket workers as she hit the campaign trail in west London.

Labour and Tories clash on economy as both hint at tax cuts

Labour and Tories clash on economy as both hint at tax cuts

Labour and Tories clash on economy as both hint at tax cuts

The Liberal Democrats, meanwhile, were continuing their trail across the South East on Saturday.

Boy, 17, arrested on suspicion of murder after woman stabbed to death on beach

Boy, 17, arrested on suspicion of murder after woman stabbed to death on beach

Boy, 17, arrested on suspicion of murder after woman stabbed to death on beach

Dorset Police said they were called to reports two women, both from Poole, had been stabbed on Durley Chine Beach around 11.45pm on Friday.

16 and 17-year-olds should get the vote, Starmer says

16 and 17-year-olds should get the vote, Starmer says

16 and 17-year-olds should get the vote, Starmer says

The party leader said anyone paying tax should ‘have a say’ in how their money is spent as he was questioned about the commitment on Saturday.

Three men charged after police recover £1.35m worth of drugs in Glasgow

Three men charged after police recover £1.35m worth of drugs in Glasgow

Three men charged after police recover £1.35m worth of drugs in Glasgow

Officers swarmed a property in the Tresta Road area around 6.10pm on Thursday, discovering a “significant quantity of cocaine”.

Picture of Harry and Meghan added to National Portrait Gallery’s collection

Picture of Harry and Meghan added to National Portrait Gallery’s collection

Picture of Harry and Meghan added to National Portrait Gallery’s collection

The black-and-white image was taken moments before they took to the stage at the One Young World event in Manchester.

Parents warned of easy online knife purchases after youth guilty of killing boy

Parents warned of easy online knife purchases after youth guilty of killing boy

Parents warned of easy online knife purchases after youth guilty of killing boy

The 17-year-old boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, was found guilty of murder following a trial at the Old Bailey on Friday.

Boy, 12, died after fall from flats in south-east London, police say

Boy, 12, died after fall from flats in south-east London, police say

Boy, 12, died after fall from flats in south-east London, police say

The boy fell from the upper floor of a flat on Hotspur Street in Kennington on Friday afternoon.

I avoided pneumonia but am not sure about state of suit: PM on speech in rain

I avoided pneumonia but am not sure about state of suit: PM on speech in rain

I avoided pneumonia but am not sure about state of suit: PM on speech in rain

The Prime Minister was chatting with local veterans in his constituency when he was asked about the rainy scenes in Downing Street.

Thunderstorms forecast for Sunday after sunny spells on Saturday

Thunderstorms forecast for Sunday after sunny spells on Saturday

Thunderstorms forecast for Sunday after sunny spells on Saturday

The Met Office has issued a yellow thunderstorm warning which lasts from midday on Sunday until the evening.

Minister rejects suggestion Sunak ‘taking day off’ amid campaign in Yorkshire

Minister rejects suggestion Sunak ‘taking day off’ amid campaign in Yorkshire

Minister rejects suggestion Sunak ‘taking day off’ amid campaign in Yorkshire

Rishi Sunak is campaigning in his Yorkshire constituency on Saturday.

‘Not unnatural’ for veteran Tories like Gove to be quitting, minister insists

‘Not unnatural’ for veteran Tories like Gove to be quitting, minister insists

‘Not unnatural’ for veteran Tories like Gove to be quitting, minister insists

It comes after the Housing Secretary cited the ‘toll’ of public office as he announced his decision to step down.

Man charged in connection with death of dog walker found on remote track

Man charged in connection with death of dog walker found on remote track

Man charged in connection with death of dog walker found on remote track

The 75-year-old is due to appear at Dundee Sheriff Court in connection with the death of Brian Low.

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