Gary Glitter jailed for 16 years for sex assaults on schoolgirls

One-Minute Read Fri 27 Feb, AT 13:37

Pop star faces the prospect of dying in jail after doing 'real and lasting damage' to three victims

Jimmy Savile: Stoke Mandeville staff were 'told of sex abuse'

One-Minute Read Thu 26 Feb, AT 10:06

'It was absolutely disgusting,' recalls one of Savile's victims, who was told by staff to just 'ignore him'

Solar eclipse Gumaca, southeast Manila

Solar eclipse: darkness to fall on Britain next month

Briefing Thu 26 Feb, AT 12:20

For the first time in 16 years the UK will experience a solar eclipse next month. Here's all you need to know

2.3m householders will struggle with mortgage repayments

Remortgage now and save £2,600 on a £100,000 mortgage

Personal Finance Wed 25 Feb, AT 11:20

Mortgage interest rates are at an all-time low, so now is the time to fix your payments

British police officer holsters a taser gun

Tasers 'drawn on 400 children' in 2013

One-Minute Read Wed 25 Feb, AT 08:59

British police fired the 50,000-volt stun guns at 10 to 17-year-olds on 37 occasions

Peanut butter jars

Early exposure to peanuts 'can help prevent allergy'

One-Minute Read Tue 24 Feb, AT 10:43

'Compelling' results contradict earlier medical advice and may force doctors to issue new guidelines

People queue to buy train tickets in Waterloo Train Station

Ticket splitting: how to find the cheapest train tickets

One-Minute Read Mon 23 Feb, AT 15:43

Rail passengers can save millions by splitting a journey – but train companies want the practice banned

Three British schoolgirls at Gatwick Airport

UK police in Turkey to find girls 'hoping to join Islamic State'

One-Minute Read Mon 23 Feb, AT 10:29

Turkish intelligence source says London schoolgirls might have already crossed the border to Syria

Car parking bay in Bath, England

'Illegal' parking fines may be repaid to motorists

One-Minute Read Fri 20 Feb, AT 11:22

Private companies accused of 'short-changing' drivers as report finds the ticketing system is 'barely regulated'

Two RAF Typhoon fighter jets in action

Britain 'cannot defend itself against Russia'

One-Minute Read Fri 20 Feb, AT 09:45

UK 'could not cope' if Putin attacked, say military chiefs, who warn that defences have been 'decimated'

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