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Charlie Sloth: Radio 1 and 1Xtra DJ leaving station immediately

Image caption Charlie, on the right, with Drake Charlie Sloth has left BBC Radio 1 with immediate effect. It was announced earlier this month that The Rap Show host would be leaving the job after nearly 10 years on Radio 1 and 1Xtra. But Radio 1 has agreed with Charlie that he will not do […]

Jose Mourinho: Manchester United manager says he is not to blame for Chelsea scuffle

Media playback is not supported on this device Sarri assistant very impolite, but I accept apology – Mourinho Jose Mourinho says he was blameless but “the story is over” after a fracas with members of Chelsea’s coaching staff at the end of their 2-2 draw. The Manchester United manager leapt to his feet and was […]

People’s Vote march: Hundreds of thousands attend London protest

Media captionAerial footage shows crowds covering roads in the city centre Protesters seeking a referendum on the final Brexit deal have attended a rally which organisers say was the “biggest” demonstration of its kind. Young voters led the People’s Vote march to London’s Parliament Square, which supporters say attracted approximately 700,000 protesters. MPs from the […]

People’s Vote march: Thousands attending London protest

Image copyright EPA Protesters calling for a referendum on the final Brexit deal are marching in London for what organisers said would be the “biggest, loudest and most important” demonstration of its kind. They are heading to Parliament Square, where a rally will be held later. Young voters are leading the march, which organisers the […]

Ian Tomlin death: Battersea murder-accused pair in court

Image copyright Met Police Image caption Ian Tomlin was described as a “great father” Two men have appeared in court charged with murdering a father-of-two who was beaten to death outside his home in Battersea, south-west London. Ian Tomlin, 46, was killed outside flats on Charlotte Despard Avenue on Wednesday. Gary Beech, 48, who lives […]

Royal tour: Prince Harry and Meghan launch Invictus Games

Image copyright Getty Images Prince Harry says he and Meghan are “so happy to be able to celebrate the personal joy” of his wife’s pregnancy during their trip to Australia. The news was announced as the couple arrived on Monday for their 16-day tour of Australia and New Zealand. The latest stop on the couple’s […]

Sri Lanka v England: Tourists seal series with win in rain-hit fourth ODI

England have now won their last nine ODI series of two or more matches England sealed the series against Sri Lanka with victory in another rain-affected one-day international. The improved hosts posted 273-7 in their 50 overs, with Niroshan Dickwella and Dasun Shanaka both hitting fifties. But England were ahead of the rate on 132-2 […]

Loganair flight abandoned after bird strike

Image caption The bird strike happened during take-off from Sumburgh Airport A flight carrying 40 passengers and three crew was forced to return to Sumburgh Airport in Shetland after being hit by birds at 1,500ft. Loganair flight LM438 was en-route to Glasgow when the incident happened on Friday shortly after take-off. Passengers reported seeing flames […]

Ian Tomlin: Murder charges over Battersea father’s death

Image copyright Met Police Image caption Ian Tomlin was described as a “great father” Two men have been charged with murdering a father who was beaten to death outside his home in Battersea, south-west London. Ian Tomlin, 46, was killed outside flats on Charlotte Despard Avenue on Wednesday. Gary Beech, 48, who lives on the […]

Online sellers ‘pay for positive reviews’

Image copyright Getty Images Some online sellers are offering people free goods in return for positive product reviews, an investigation by consumer group Which? has found. Its investigator joined several “rewards for reviews” groups and was hired to write high-rated reviews in return for free items. Paid-for, or fake, reviews flout rules set by platforms […]