Further blustery showers are forecast for the next few days across the UK and forecasters have dampened hopes of a Bank Holiday heatwave.
The Treasury is to slap Standard Chartered, the emerging markets lender, with a multimillion-pound fine for failing to prevent sanctions breaches, dealing a further blow to the FTSE-100 bank’s reputation.
A former commanding officer during the British Army’s longest continuous deployment has called investigations into the alleged wrongdoing of soldiers “unfair”.
A police officer who was murdered while responding to a reported burglary in Berkshire was a newlywed due to go on his honeymoon next week.
Empty high street shops should be given to start-ups and community projects to help reverse the “economic decay” of Britain’s town centres, Jeremy Corbyn has said.