Derbyshire pupils experience UK’s ‘first Spider School’

It is designed to enhance pupils' understanding of spiders and other subjects across the curriculum.

Rare bee-eater birds seen at Nottinghamshire sand quarry

The RSPB say it is likely the rare visitors to the UK will nest at the quarry in Nottinghamshire.

Ancient hornblower job advertised

A horn has been sounded in Ripon's Market Place every night at 21:00 BST since AD886.

Yorkshire miniature horse is training to be a guide horse

Digby is in training to be a guide horse to help people with disabilities or a visual impairment.

British and Irish Lions 2017: ‘Courtney Lawes favourite to force way into Test squad’

Courtney Lawes is in pole position to earn promotion to the Test squad as the Lions draw with the Hurricanes, says Jeremy Guscott.

IT fault led to new year London ambulance delays, report finds

Some emergency calls were diverted to Scotland as London call handlers became overwhelmed.

Cyclist ‘repeatedly attacked’ by Staffordshire bird of prey

He says he won't change his route despite being repeatedly dive-bombed by a buzzard.

Safe standing: League one side Shrewsbury Town first in England to apply for rail...

League One side Shrewsbury Town are the first English club to apply for safe standing and aim to have it in use before the end of the 2017/18 season.

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On its golden jubilee, how much you know about the ATM?

Prince Charles and Camilla visit Manchester Arena

The Royals met staff who were first on the scene of the bombing and talked to community leaders.

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