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Stricter rules to clampdown on takeaway litter

08 August 2022
Stricter rules to clampdown on takeaway litter

Stricter rules to clampdown on takeaway litter

08 August 2022

Councils can and must use stricter rules to make sure takeaways help clear-up after customers, says the government.


Rail strike to cause severe summer disruption this Saturday

08 August 2022
Rail strike to cause severe summer disruption this Saturday

Rail strike to cause severe summer disruption this Saturday

08 August 2022

Rail services are facing major disruption on a 'busy weekend', says the Rail Delivery Group, as train drivers gear-up for more strike action.


6 things UCAS wants students to know before A-level results day

05 August 2022
6 things UCAS wants students to know before A-level results day

6 things UCAS wants students to know before A-level results day

05 August 2022

A-level results day is now less than two weeks away and Universities UK and UCAS have released some advice for those facing a nervous wait.


Warning for drivers of keyless cars

05 August 2022
Warning for drivers of keyless cars

Warning for drivers of keyless cars

05 August 2022

Drivers with keyless car entry systems are leaving themselves exposed to theft, say insurance experts, who say owners must do more to protect cars.


Fresh warning to parents over 'Hello Mum' WhatsApp scam

04 August 2022
Fresh warning to parents over 'Hello Mum' WhatsApp scam

Fresh warning to parents over 'Hello Mum' WhatsApp scam

04 August 2022

Fraud experts are warning phone users, and in particular parents, to be vigilant to an ongoing scam that starts with the message 'Hello Mum'.


When can my child get a Saturday or summer job?

04 August 2022
When can my child get a Saturday or summer job?

When can my child get a Saturday or summer job?

04 August 2022

With youngsters not currently at school there may be more talk of Saturday and summer jobs but what are the rules for children wanting work?


Supermarkets begin slashing petrol prices

03 August 2022
Supermarkets begin slashing petrol prices

Supermarkets begin slashing petrol prices

03 August 2022

The price of petrol and diesel is starting to drop at supermarkets but the RAC says bigger retailers could still do more for drivers.


14 quick and easy ways to use less gas and electricity

02 August 2022
14 quick and easy ways to use less gas and electricity

14 quick and easy ways to use less gas and electricity

02 August 2022

With energy bills set to rise to record levels here's 14 quick and easy ways you can start making savings today.


New Royal Mail postmark to celebrate Lionesses' win

02 August 2022
New Royal Mail postmark to celebrate Lionesses' win

New Royal Mail postmark to celebrate Lionesses' win

02 August 2022

Royal Mail has unveiled a new postmark now being stamped on letters to celebrate England being crowned European champions.


Has the 'Covid effect' worn off for nature lovers?

01 August 2022
Has the 'Covid effect' worn off for nature lovers?

Has the 'Covid effect' worn off for nature lovers?

01 August 2022

The number of people taking part in this year's Big Butterfly Count has halved, prompting organisers to ask if people are now less focussed on nature?


Waitrose to scrap best before dates on 500 foods

01 August 2022
Waitrose to scrap best before dates on 500 foods

Waitrose to scrap best before dates on 500 foods

01 August 2022

With food prices continuing to rise, Waitrose has become the latest supermarket to announce it will scrap best before dates on hundreds of products.


When will I get my £400 energy bill payment?

30 July 2022
When will I get my £400 energy bill payment?

When will I get my £400 energy bill payment?

30 July 2022

More details have been released as to how households will get £400 to help with energy costs, but with bills trippling can it make a difference?


Can I leave my child home alone this summer?

29 July 2022
Can I leave my child home alone this summer?

Can I leave my child home alone this summer?

29 July 2022

It's a question many parents may be asking themselves during the school holidays but what's the official advice?


Highway Code is updated with tougher punishments for drivers

29 July 2022
Highway Code is updated with tougher punishments for drivers

Highway Code is updated with tougher punishments for drivers

29 July 2022

The Highway Code has been updated to reflect the tougher punishments now in place for drivers who kill someone.


Energy bills could be £1,900 more by April and here's why

29 July 2022
Energy bills could be £1,900 more by April and here's why

Energy bills could be £1,900 more by April and here's why

29 July 2022

Gas and electric bills are facing astronomical rises according to latest warnings but why is it happening and what help is there for you?


What should you do if you find a stray dog?

27 July 2022
What should you do if you find a stray dog?

What should you do if you find a stray dog?

27 July 2022

With the RSPCA about to enter its busiest period it has some advice for anyone who might find a healthy stray dog this summer.


The 3 options for passengers whose trains are cancelled by strikes

27 July 2022
The 3 options for passengers whose trains are cancelled by strikes

The 3 options for passengers whose trains are cancelled by strikes

27 July 2022

Passengers with train tickets booked for days when there is now strike action have three main options, says National Rail, and here's what they are.


Everything you need to know about the start of the 2022 Commonwealth Games

26 July 2022
Everything you need to know about the start of the 2022 Commonwealth Games

Everything you need to know about the start of the 2022 Commonwealth Games

26 July 2022

The Commonwealth Games in Birmingham begin this week - here's everything you need to know about the start of the event.


The poisonous fish hiding at the beach that can make grown men cry

26 July 2022
The poisonous fish hiding at the beach that can make grown men cry

The poisonous fish hiding at the beach that can make grown men cry

26 July 2022

Weever fish can deliver an excruciating sting and beach-goers heading for the coast this summer are being advised to be careful.


All schools to have life-saving defibrillators

25 July 2022
All schools to have life-saving defibrillators

All schools to have life-saving defibrillators

25 July 2022

Schools without a life-saving defibrillator will be given one before next summer, under plans to ensure every state school has its own device.


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