In February this year people walked in flood water in Moorland on the Somerset Levels

Flood defences: £2.3bn fund will protect 300,000 homes

One-Minute Read Tue 2 Dec, AT 09:32

Labour says government flooding investment is just a re-announcement of funding confirmed last year

university students

2015 General Election: could students tip the balance of power?

One-Minute Read Mon 1 Dec, AT 14:36

Students 'hold the key' to the next general election, says NUS president

A303 at Stonehenge

Government reveals details of £15bn 'roads revolution' plans

One-Minute Read Mon 1 Dec, AT 09:05

Investment in Stonehenge tunnel and M25 among plans to improve network – but will they go ahead?

London Underground, The Tube, turns 150

Tube strike: Northern Line drivers walk out over sacking

One-Minute Read Mon 1 Dec, AT 08:42

Delays are possible due to a Tube strike on the Northern Line caused by the firing of a driver

Black Friday 2014: arrests and injuries on 'biggest retail day'

Briefing Fri 28 Nov, AT 12:35

Police have been called to stores across the UK as US bargain-hunting frenzy Black Friday catches on

Former cabinet minister and Conservative MP Andrew Mitchell talks to the media after the court ruling.

Plebgate: what does libel ruling mean for Andrew Mitchell?

One-Minute Read Fri 28 Nov, AT 11:33

Judge describes MP's behaviour as 'childish' and says he probably did call police officers 'plebs'

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Facebook can video you without your knowledge, MPs warn

One-Minute Read Fri 28 Nov, AT 11:00

MPs criticise 'legalese' terms and conditions and say social media companies should reform how they collect and use data

Jamie Cooper-Hohn

£337m divorce payout not enough, says banker's wife

One-Minute Read Fri 28 Nov, AT 10:46

Estranged couple scrap over £700m fortune, including homes around the world, and a 'non-existent dog'

David Cameron

Cameron: benefits must be cut for new EU workers

One-Minute Read Fri 28 Nov, AT 09:14

Prime Minister gives set-piece speech proposing reforms for European Union immigration rules