King Charles leaves Windsor Castle following Queen's funeralBBC
King Charles leaves Windsor Castle following Queen's funeralBBC
London utility provider, Thames Water is to be forced to reduce prices after being found to have fallen short of standards by Ofwat.
Mexican week saw a double elimination and a taco Technical.
An official note will be handed to Germany's foreign minister in Warsaw on Tuesday.
Mental health and well-being with Martin Furber.
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Liz Truss will on Wednesday warn that there will be further disruption as she fights to deliver economic growth.
The court heard a psychiatric report was being sought, but there were huge problems getting an appointment in prison.
Ah, its nice to be heading into the autumn again, if only because we can move on from roses, whites and gins and uncork the Cabernets again. Hip hip hooray for Cabernet Sauvignon, the King of all the grape varieties and in my humble opinion the most flexible of of all the varieties for blending and food pairing. Yeah, you might have guessed, I love it!
<p>Demonstrations continue outside the Tory Party Conference in Birmingham.</p><p>This video was filmed on the 3rd of October 2022.</p>
As new students settle in at universities, PETER BARRON tells inspirational story of a teenage girl whose life has been transformed with the support of a North-East housing association…
Spain has dropped its Health Control Form requirement, but unvaccinated Brits must still show a negative test or proof of recovery.
<p>Three in four Americans are stuck in their ways and always go on vacation to the same kinds of places, according to new research.<br></p><p>A survey of 2,000 adults looked at their willingness to step outside of their vacation comfort zone and found that northeasterners are the least likely to stray from their favorite kinds of vacation destinations.</p><p>Still, those who have revisited a vacation destination (68%) shared that they prefer to incorporate new experiences and sights at these comfortable destinations (55%).</p><p>Some are willing to change up their whole vacation pattern, with 78% saying that they’re likely to take a chance on visiting an entirely new destination.</p><p>And nearly three in four agree that those who aren’t willing to try somewhere new are missing out (73%) since vacations are a chance to do things outside of your comfort zone (74%).</p><p>Conducted by OnePoll for the West Virginia Department of Tourism for World Tourism Day, the survey found that of the 62% of people who have visited somewhere they didn’t think they would enjoy, a whopping 89% ended up being pleasantly surprised.</p><p>Similarly, two in three have chosen a vacation destination based on a recommendation from family or friends and have almost always ended up enjoying it (92%). This may be why 79% agree that it’s important not to judge a vacation spot before you’ve been there yourself.</p><p>Respondents recalled some of the most unique spots they’ve visited on vacation like “a cute small town with big mountains surrounding it,” “the National Harbor” or “Blackwater Falls State Park, West Virginia.”</p><p>When it comes to the most “underrated” states they’d like to visit, West Virginia (37%), Rhode Island (31%) and Massachusetts (31%) came out on top.</p><p>“There are so many gems to see out there, especially in the underrated states," said West Virginia Tourism secretary Chelsea Ruby. "When travelers take a chance on visiting these areas and exploring sites like underrated national parks, charming mountain towns and cascading waterfalls, they may easily find what they've been searching for."</p><p>According to the survey, the best vacation activities include spending some time relaxing (46%) or trying new food (42%).</p><p>Northeastern respondents are the most likely to enjoy adventurous activities on vacation (36%), while midwesterners have a preference for making the most of their hotel/resort (41%).</p><p>Other respondents view vacations as an educational experience, with 37% saying they enjoy learning about the history/culture of a destination and another 32% agreeing they look forward to exploring lesser-known parts of the area.</p><p>And to make sure they get the most out of their time, people are as likely to wake up early and go to bed late on vacation (78%).</p><p>Millennials (61%) lead the respondents who usually create a detailed itinerary (54%), but most confessed that creating an itinerary limits what you can do with your time.<br></p>
A woman who was killed in a dog attack in Kirkdale, Liverpool, has been named locally as Ann Dunn, 65.
Tributes paid to one of the most celebrated newspaper photographers and picture editors of his generation
A 27-year-old man has died after being found unresponsive in a park in Eltham.
In the first of a new series, we look at how November’s midterm elections could be an inflection point as election deniers seek to take control of the vote counting process
Sacheen Littlefeather, the Native American civil rights activist and actress who famously declined Marlon Brando's 1973 Oscar, has died at 75, the Academy of Motion Pictures has announced. Littlefeather died at her home in Novato, northern California, surrounded by her loved ones, The Hollywood Reporter said, quoting a statement sent out by her caretaker. In 1973, she was booed offstage at the Academy Awards after she turned down Marlon Brando's award for best actor.
Former PM Boris Johnson had described a new national flagship as a chance for the UK to ‘show itself off to the world’
The newly redeveloped Battersea Power Station, one of the toughest challenges ever faced by a London property developer, opens next week after a 10-year project to turn it into a hub of offices, apartments, restaurants and shops. The 1930s building, often described as the "Everest of real estate", once supplied a fifth of the capital's electricity, including to Buckingham Palace and Parliament. Apple will become the largest office tenant, occupying six floors in the former central boiler house of the power station, known for its four white chimneys that dominate the skyline over the south bank of the River Thames.
Two-time Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe-winning jockey Christophe Soumillon has been sacked as the Aga Khan's retained jockey in France, a statement said on Tuesday.