Latest Stories


Switch to vaping 'helps smokers' hearts'

A month-long study on smokers suggests vaping could reduce the risk of heart attacks and stroke.


'Social workers ran my life as a kid in care - now I am one'

In care from the age of four, homeless at 19... now 23, Kerry has turned her life around.

In Picture

The rise of 'facadism' in London

London blogger The Gentle Author's photographs of the growing trend to leave only the facade of a building while constructing a new one behind.


‘We failed to reach Europe – now our families disown us’

Three young West Africans stole from their families to fund a trek to Europe, now they have to face the consequences.



Science And Environment

'Alarm' over winter flood prospects in England