Air control problem causes chaos
Passengers were left stranded today when a technical problem at an air traffic control centre caused chaos at airports across the UK and Ireland.
Crowds pay respects to Mandela
The grief over Nelson Mandela's death continues to reverberate in the UK, even as mourners in South Africa spent a second night on the streets to pay tribute to their beloved leader.
Funeral tribute to helicopter pilot
Moving tributes have been paid to the pilot killed in the Glasgow helicopter crash as around 700 mourners attended his funeral.
Health alert for tide surge victims
Communities affected by the most serious tidal surge in 60 years along the east coast of Britain have been warned to avoid direct contact with floodwater and beware of rats moving into homes.
Farage 'sad' at crash pilot's death
Nigel Farage has expressed his sadness following the reported death of a pilot whose plane crashed on the day of the 2010 general election, injuring the UK Independence Party leader.
World leaders to fly in for funeral
South Africa is preparing for the arrival of a flood of world leaders for the funeral and memorial services for former president Nelson Mandela.
Police car hit by two bullets
A police patrol was shot at in Belfast last night - the second night in a row officers have come under fire in the city.
New pitch to commemorate war match
The Premier League is to donate a floodlit football pitch to mark the centenary of the Christmas Truce match which saw British and German troops play each other during the First World War.