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People can put pressure on me but I’m not bothered – Duncan Scott

GB’s Duncan Scott win’s 200m freestyle gold, fellow countryman James Guy finishes fourth Heightened expectations and pressure to win medals “do not bother” Commonwealth gold medallist Duncan Scott. The swimmer, 21, earned six medals on…

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Labour ‘must listen’ to members on people’s vote, says Tom Watson

Image copyright PA Labour should be prepared to back demands for a new Brexit referendum, deputy leader Tom Watson has said. He told the Observer he would prefer Brexit to be debated in an election…


Jack’s: Will people switch to Tesco’s new chain?

The UK’s biggest supermarket chain is taking on Aldi and Lidl with its own discount store. The first Jack’s branch has been unveiled by Tesco in Chatteris, Cambridgeshire, and will open on Thursday, along with…


Two hurt as car hits people near mosque on Edgware Road

Image caption The collision happened outside the Al-majlis Al-Hussaini Islamic centre Two people were hurt when a car struck several people outside a north London mosque, police said. Eyewitnesses described hearing the driver “shouting anti-Islamic…


People’s Vote says ‘multiple opportunities’ for Brexit referendum

Image copyright Reuters MPs will have “multiple” opportunities to give the public the final say over whether the UK leaves the EU, the People’s Vote campaign group has said. Theresa May has ruled out a…



Gulliver’s World: 21 people trapped on rollercoaster

Image copyright Ladyinred Image caption This rollercoaster was stuck at about 15m high Twenty-one people have been trapped on a rollercoaster at the Gulliver’s World theme park. Fire crews rescued many of the people, who…


Why are these people studying medicine in Swansea?

There has been a big jump in students from Wales starting to study medicine at UK universities, according to latest figures. The number of students opting to train as doctors from Wales is at its…


Co-op joins price war as people choose budget funerals

Image copyright Getty Images The Co-op is offering to beat funeral prices offered by rivals, amid greater competition in the sector. The firm is also reducing the cost of its lowest-priced “Simple” funeral. Rival provider,…


Why don’t people give up their seats on public transport?

A mother who was forced to stand while breastfeeding on a crowded train, has urged people to show “common courtesy”. But often it’s not selfishness that stops us from making a kind gesture, it’s a…


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