Poverty and loneliness impact millions at Christmas

A church in Reading serves lunches to help people in poverty or suffering from loneliness at Christmas.

Bradley Lowery: Award for Sunderland mascot at BBC Sports Personality

Bradley Lowery, the six-year-old Sunderland mascot who died from cancer, will be recognised with the Helen Rollason Award at Sunday's BBC Sports Personality show.

Manchester City thump Tottenham

Pep Guardiola says Kevin de Bruyne is helping Manchester City become "a better institution" after his display in the win over Spurs.

Heinz Wolff, Great Egg Race presenter and scientist, dies

The renowned scientist behind BBC Two's The Great Egg Race died on Friday, his family says.

Five drivers traced over fatal Tulse Hill hit-and-run

The drivers of two lorries and three cars have been spoken to after a woman was struck and killed.

The scientist and presenter Heinz Wolff dies aged 89

The scientist and presenter of The Great Egg Race has died aged 89.

New hope for disabled man’s cancer battle

Ian Shaw was sent home to die, but a doctor queried that decision after seeing his story on the BBC.

Uncertain future

Will Disney want to keep pumping money into a loss-making news channel after the Fox deal?

Salford fire: Family of four killed speak of ‘nightmare’

Claire Pearson says Demi, Brandon, Lacie and Lia were "best friends" as well as siblings.

Salford fatal fire: Family ‘won’t be broken’

The children's mother remains in hospital in a coma "bandaged from head to foot".

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