Prince William and Kate Middleton in New York

Royal baby bump lands in New York: do Americans care?

One-Minute Read Mon 8 Dec, AT 13:09

Fashion and gossip columnists gushing over Kate Middleton and the new royal baby, leaving some bemused

Volunteers pack food at a food bank

Food banks: benefit sanctions blamed for rising hunger

Talking Point Mon 8 Dec, AT 10:34

Government told to do more to achieve a hunger-free Britain by church-backed parliamentary report

Nine charity Christmas cards that make a point

Summary Mon 8 Dec, AT 10:18

Not all Christmas cards limit themselves to conventional images of the festive season

UK rail ticket

Rail fares: what you can buy for price of one return ticket

One-Minute Read Fri 5 Dec, AT 11:30

Rail fares rising by 2.2%, despite some tickets already costing the price of a family holiday

Person writing a text message

'Bare' hilarity as barrister translates teen slang texts

One-Minute Read Fri 5 Dec, AT 10:57

Giggles in court as barrister explains urban terminology to judge and jury during trial

Policeman surveying motorists in London

Scottish drivers face tougher drink-driving rules

One-Minute Read Fri 5 Dec, AT 09:59

The legal limit for drink-driving has been cut in Scotland, bringing it into line with other EU countries

Sex and censorship: why new porn laws are 'ridiculous'

Talking Point Thu 4 Dec, AT 15:29

Campaigners argue the 'sexist' rules amount to censorship and will mean woman can't be shown enjoying sex

Charlotte Bevan

Body of woman found in search for missing mother and baby

One-Minute Read Thu 4 Dec, AT 09:24

Woman's body discovered in Avon Gorge but four-day old baby girl still missing

Why straight couples are fighting for the right to have civil unions

Briefing Wed 3 Dec, AT 15:43

Campaigners say the law is discriminatory but PM says lifting the ban would 'undermine the sanctity of marriage'​