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News

Tumour mum’s fight to raise awareness

News
Stephen Barron, 66, was reported missing from his home in Mintlaw, and was last seen on Friday, 8 September 2017

Police search for man missing for over a week

Crime
Just 48% of 13 to 15-year-olds play outside

Digital age sees change in childhood playing patterns

Health
Up to 12.4 billion of means-tested benefits were left unclaimed in 2015-16

Britain’s unclaimed benefits: four million families miss out on £12.4 billion

Politics

Police receive 100 complaints a day from public, figures reveal

Politics

Star cars at the Frankfurt Motor Show

Transport

The full list of Ryanair cancellations and what to do if you're affected

Transport

Travellers’ eviction descends into ‘farce’

Environment
Retail giant Toys'R'Us has filed for bankruptcy protection in the US and Canada

Toys 'R' Us files for bankruptcy protection in the US and Canada

Business
They surveyed more than 370 UK workers in a range of organisations

Workers feel pressure to be available out of hours on mobiles or email

Business

Train strikes announced for October

Transport
Up to 50 flights a day are now officially cancelled

The full list of Ryanair cancellations and what to do if you're affected

Transport
Dozens of concerned residents called 999 after spotting the flames and huge plumes of smoke at Chantry Place, Harrow.

Major disruption for London bound travellers after fire at timber yard

Transport
There are long delays on the motorway

Crash causes long delays on motorway

News

Police search for man missing for over a week

Crime
Police are questioning a man

House at centre of rape investigation

Crime

Biker jailed for 'hair-raising' wheelie-pulling, selfie-taking motorway stunts

Crime
The UK's lead police officer on child protection has said forces will "potentially" have to look at working with so-called paedophile hunters (Owen Humphreys/PA)

Police forces may have to consider working with ‘paedophile hunters’

Crime

School pupils given strategies to help develop life skills

Education
University of Manchester

Manchester University lecturers to vote on strike action

Education
Staff and children at Brooklands Childcare in Hindley

Praise for ‘outstanding’ nursery

News
The emails aim is to dupe students into giving up personal information

Rise in reports of student loan scam email

Education
Pupils lined up at Houghton Kepier

School pupils ‘lined up in the rain’ to colour-match trousers – with children sent home if clothes were from the wrong shop

Education

Train strikes announced for October

Transport
Up to 50 flights a day are now officially cancelled

The full list of Ryanair cancellations and what to do if you're affected

Transport
Retail giant Toys'R'Us has filed for bankruptcy protection in the US and Canada

Toys 'R' Us files for bankruptcy protection in the US and Canada

Business

Britain’s unclaimed benefits: four million families miss out on £12.4 billion

Politics
Complaints can involve multiple allegations

Police receive 100 complaints a day from public, figures reveal

Politics
The scheme is being "significantly underused"

Little take-up for shared parental leave initiative

Politics
Should Trump be welcomed to the UK?

Queen should not have to face 'racist' Donald Trump on state visit, says Cable

Politics
George Osborne

George Osborne reveals his true feelings about our Prime Minister

Politics

Travellers’ eviction descends into ‘farce’

Environment
Royston Brett

Complaint over delays to armed forces hub

Environment
Workers at the site in South Hindley

Residents reassured over works

News
Kirkless recycling centre

‘We should be re-using rubbish’

News

Digital age sees change in childhood playing patterns

Health
Children taking selfies

Ask an expert: Can my child catch head lice from taking selfies?

Health
Shutterstock

Could Autism be prevented in pregnancy?

Health
Google has teamed up with the National Alliance on Mental Illness

Offering Google users depression self-assessment tool 'may do harm'

Health
The Endobarrier is a reversible treatment

'Safe and effective' gastric bypass alternative helps obese shed two stone

Health