Councils can and must use stricter rules to make sure takeaways help clear-up after customers, says the government.
Rail services are facing major disruption on a 'busy weekend', says the Rail Delivery Group, as train drivers gear-up for more strike action.
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.
Drivers with keyless car entry systems are leaving themselves exposed to theft, say insurance experts, who say owners must do more to protect cars.
Fraud experts are warning phone users, and in particular parents, to be vigilant to an ongoing scam that starts with the message 'Hello Mum'.
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?
The price of petrol and diesel is starting to drop at supermarkets but the RAC says bigger retailers could still do more for drivers.
With energy bills set to rise to record levels here's 14 quick and easy ways you can start making savings today.
Royal Mail has unveiled a new postmark now being stamped on letters to celebrate England being crowned European champions.
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?
With food prices continuing to rise, Waitrose has become the latest supermarket to announce it will scrap best before dates on hundreds of products.
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?
It's a question many parents may be asking themselves during the school holidays but what's the official advice?
The Highway Code has been updated to reflect the tougher punishments now in place for drivers who kill someone.
Gas and electric bills are facing astronomical rises according to latest warnings but why is it happening and what help is there for you?
With the RSPCA about to enter its busiest period it has some advice for anyone who might find a healthy stray dog this summer.
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.
The Commonwealth Games in Birmingham begin this week - here's everything you need to know about the start of the event.
Weever fish can deliver an excruciating sting and beach-goers heading for the coast this summer are being advised to be careful.
Schools without a life-saving defibrillator will be given one before next summer, under plans to ensure every state school has its own device.