Stormy weather hits Blackpool as Hurricane Gonzalo reaches the UK

Hurricane Gonzalo: storm causes travel disruption

One-Minute Read Tue 21 Oct, AT 10:08

Met Office issues warning as flights are cancelled and roads are closed due to gale force winds

Darek Fidyka

Paralysed man walks again after 'historic' cell transplant

One-Minute Read Tue 21 Oct, AT 08:47

Darek Fidyka's recovery described as 'more impressive than man walking on the Moon'

Ukip leader Nigel Farage

#UkipCalypso: Twitter's best jokes about Ukip's theme song

First Reaction Mon 20 Oct, AT 15:57

Mike Read has recorded a Ukip-themed calypso sung in a fake-Caribbean accent – and Twitter has responded

Could women-only trains reduce sexual assaults?

Talking Point Mon 20 Oct, AT 15:38

Campaigners say idea 'teeters perilously close to victim-blaming', but minister says she wouldn't rule it out

Solar power project in North Africa

Will UK homes soon be powered by Tunisian sunshine?

Briefing Mon 20 Oct, AT 14:13

An 'ambitious' new plan could see the UK importing cheap solar energy from North Africa by 2018

Aerial image of London

World's first 'space detectives' inundated with cases

One-Minute Read Mon 20 Oct, AT 10:26

British academics set up detective agency to solve crime with images from satellites and drones

tablets

Untested drugs: how the Medical Innovation Bill will work

Briefing Mon 20 Oct, AT 09:35

Some cancer patients will be allowed to take unlicensed medicines under the Medical Innovation Bill

Didcot B power station

Major fire at Didcot B power station investigated

One-Minute Read Mon 20 Oct, AT 08:58

'The whole tower was up in flames with smoke billowing into the sky,' says one Didcot resident

Ched Evans rapist

Should rapist Ched Evans be allowed to play football again?

Talking Point Fri 17 Oct, AT 13:39

After two-and-a-half years in prison Evans maintains his innocence and could resume his career

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