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UK snow: Widespread travel delays and school closures

UK snow: Widespread travel delays and school closures

Media captionOutbreaks of rain and snow are predicted for some parts of the UK. Motorists are facing “treacherous” road conditions after snow turned to ice across parts of the UK. Hundreds of schools across England and Wales are closed on Monday as the wintry conditions persist, and there is some disruption to flights. More than […]

Manchester derby: Jose Mourinho has water & milk thrown at him in row, Mikel Arteta cut

Manchester derby: Jose Mourinho has water & milk thrown at him in row, Mikel Arteta cut

Manchester City’s players celebrated in front of their fans at full-time Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho had water and milk thrown at him and Manchester City coach Mikel Arteta suffered a cut head during a post-match row. United were upset at what they viewed as an excessive City reaction to Sunday’s 2-1 win at Old […]

UK snow: Motorists warned of ‘treacherous’ ice

UK snow: Motorists warned of ‘treacherous’ ice

Media captionThe forecast is for icy conditions on Monday Motorists are being warned of “treacherous” road conditions as snow turns into ice across parts of the UK. Hundreds of schools across England and Wales will be closed on Monday as the wintry conditions persist. Efforts have continued overnight to reconnect power to thousands of homes […]

NHS trust boss quits over funding fears

NHS trust boss quits over funding fears

Image caption Lord Kerslake said “our problems lie in the way that the NHS is funded and organised” Lord Kerslake has resigned as the chairman of a major London hospital trust because of NHS funding problems. The former head of the civil service says the government is being unrealistic about the challenges facing the health […]

Harassment survey: ‘I’m a waitress but I feel like a sex worker’

Harassment survey: ‘I’m a waitress but I feel like a sex worker’

Media captionThese young women told the BBC about their experiences of sexual harassment at work Nilufer Guler is a waitress, but says she feels more like a sex worker at times. On the second day in a new job, a table of wealthy, suited men said they would “buy her” off her manager so she […]

UK snow: Power and travel disruption across country

UK snow: Power and travel disruption across country

Media captionScenes of fun and frustration over wintry showers Heavy snow has led to power cuts and disrupted air, rail and road travel in many parts of the UK. The deepest snow recorded was 30cm (12in) in Sennybridge, near Brecon, while High Wycombe saw 17cm. Snow is forecast to remain in Northern Ireland and Scotland […]

Max Clifford dies in hospital aged 74

Max Clifford dies in hospital aged 74

Image copyright PA Image caption Max Clifford had been serving an eight-year jail sentence for sex offences Disgraced celebrity publicist Max Clifford has died in hospital, aged 74, after collapsing in prison. Clifford collapsed in his cell at Littlehey Prison in Cambridgeshire on Thursday and again on Friday, his daughter said. He was taken to […]

Plymouth Pryzm nightclub deaths: Tributes paid to teenagers

Plymouth Pryzm nightclub deaths: Tributes paid to teenagers

Image copyright Family handout Image caption Aaron Reilly (left) and Joshua Brock and were found unconscious at the Pryzm nightclub in Plymouth Tributes have been paid to two 19-year-old men who died after apparently taking drugs at a nightclub. Aaron Reilly and Joshua Brock and were found unconscious at Pryzm in Plymouth in the early […]

UK snow: Amber warning issued across large parts of country

UK snow: Amber warning issued across large parts of country

Media captionA drone captured scenic views over Cefnpennar in north Wales More snow is hitting the UK with an amber weather warning issued across large parts of the country. Up to 28cm of snow has been recorded by the Met Office across high ground in Wales, one of the worst affected regions. Warnings have also […]

‘My dad was controlling but I didn’t think he could kill my mother and sister’

‘My dad was controlling but I didn’t think he could kill my mother and sister’

Image copyright Luke and Ryan Hart Image caption Claire Hart was shot with daughter Charlotte days after leaving her husband Luke Hart could never have foreseen his “controlling” father would kill his mother and sister in July 2016. Claire Hart, 50, was shot dead outside a swimming pool in Spalding, Lincs, with daughter Charlotte, 19, […]

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