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Newspaper headlines: ‘Windrush scandal’ and McPartlin apology

By BBC News Staff Image caption The Daily Telegraph, like many of Tuesday’s front pages, focuses on the home secretary’s apology over the “appalling” treatment of Windrush migrants, who had been threatened with deportation despite…

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Celebrating 50 years of powerful photography

The Association of British Photographers is celebrating its 50th anniversary with an exhibition by some the world’s most respected photographers. Image copyright Rory Carnegie Image caption A one-day-old rare white rhino calf named Alan was…


Survey finds an ‘over-reliance’ on medication to treat ADHD

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The Scottish ADHD Coalition’s report raises concerns that medication is overly relied on Families of children with ADHD are warning that too often medication is the only option they…



Which? warns over buying World Cup tickets online

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Moscow’s Luzhniki Stadium will host the first game of the FIFA World Cup 2018 Football fans risk paying inflated prices for World Cup tickets that might not be valid…


UK makes £212m Commonwealth education aid pledge

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The flags of Commonwealth nations are flying at Westminster ahead of the summit Theresa May is to call for “concrete measures” to ensure girls in Commonwealth countries spend at…


May denies launching airstrikes on Trump’s orders

Theresa May has denied launching airstrikes in Syria on the orders of Donald Trump, as she faced MPs for the first time since the military action. The Prime Minister insisted it was morally and legally…


Tories braced for ‘difficult’ local elections

It’s early evening at The Park Inn in Dudley, and council leader Patrick Harley is enjoying a pint with some locals after a busy afternoon escorting Conservative Party chairman Brandon Lewis around the family-run Holdens…


Escaped cows herded into Darlington front garden

Image copyright Northern Echo Image caption The 12 cows were cleared from the road within 15 minutes A woman returned home to find a herd of escaped cows locked in her garden. Council workers herded…


Alfie parents ‘won’t give up’ after losing bid to take him abroad

The father of seriously ill toddler Alfie Evans has said “we are never going to back down” after he and the child’s mother were told they cannot take their son to a foreign hospital. Last…


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