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Harlequin ladybirds swarm into homes after hot summer

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The Harlequin ladybird is the “most invasive” on Earth, experts say People across England and Wales say their homes and buildings are being swarmed by ladybirds. Ladybird experts suggest…

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Most mountain callouts in summer, says rescue body

Image caption Hillwalking is the mountain activity usually involved in rescue teams’ callouts Summer-time hillwalkers are involved in up to 75% of callouts for Scottish mountain rescue teams every year, according to statistics. In its…


Brendan Rodgers: Celtic boss rejected summer offer from China

Brendan Rodgers’ Celtic have lost two of their opening six Scottish Premiership fixtures Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers has revealed he rejected a job offer from a Chinese team during the summer. Rodgers, who has guided…


Boohoo sales boost after summer of cycling shorts

Image copyright PrettyLittleThing Image caption Model Ashley Graham recently unveiled a collection with PrettyLittleThing The return of cycling shorts to the fashion scene helped Boohoo Group report record sales and profits. Boohoo boss Carol Kane…


Warm summer hits Scottish Conker Championships in Peebles

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The Scottish championships have been cancelled due to low numbers of conkers The warm summer has been blamed for the cancellation of the Scottish Conker Championships. The Borders Forest…


Demand for heatwave advice from NHS doubled this summer

Image copyright Getty Images Demand for advice on signs of heat exhaustion and preventing heatstroke more than doubled during this summer’s UK heatwave, according to NHS figures. There were 1.5 million visits to the heat-related…


After a summer of chaos, can Spain reign again?

Guillem Balague will be writing a regular column throughout the season and also appearing every Thursday on BBC Radio 5 live’s Football Daily podcast, when the focus will be on European football. You can download…


2018 ‘joint-hottest summer’ for UK

2018 was joint-hottest summer on record for UK as a whole and the hottest for England, Met Office says This breaking news story is being updated and more details will be published shortly. Please refresh…




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