As Olivia and Oliver are named the most popular names for 2020, analysis of baby name data since 2001 paints a different regional picture.
Shoppers can buy more using contactless card payments from today, as limits rise as part of efforts to help the economy recover from the pandemic.
Drivers flouting the law and driving in closed motorway lanes can now be picked up by new auto-detection cameras with fines and points for offenders.
Road repairs must focus on residential and rural streets says the AA, as councils face £400m pothole blackhole.
The value of old paper car tax discs is now at an all time high, say collectors, with some fetching more than £1,000.
A single ticket holder could become Britain's biggest ever lottery winner if they were to scoop tonight's record-breaking £184m Euromillions jackpot.
If you've picked the perfect pumpkin and want to make it last until Halloween, we've some top tips:
A supermarket is to begin delivering Covid-19 booster jabs - as health officials reveal concerns about flu and coronavirus circulating together.
Breast cancer screening services are overwhelmed and under-funded, says Breast Cancer Now, which estimates 12,000 women haven't been diagnosed.
As Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp plunged into darkness, social media fans took to Twitter with some comical consequences.
The UK is about to host the world's biggest summit on climate change. But why is COP26 so important and what can it hope to achieve?
The old-style £20 and £50 notes are being withdrawn and the Bank of England is telling people to spend any they have. Here's all the details:
A £500m fund to help struggling families through winter is an 'admission' the country's benefits system can't support households, say charities.
Problems at the petrol pumps, and a rise in fuel costs, is encouraging people to consider new technology say those leasing and hiring plug-in cars.
For 111 years GB car stickers have been used to identify UK-registered vehicles in international traffic, but now the rules have changed.
There has been a dramatic rise in the number of drivers 'misfuelling' their cars since panic buying at the pumps started, says the AA.
Looking to make the petrol or diesel in your car last longer? Motoring experts say there is plenty drivers can do. Here's some top tips:
The UK's stock of fireworks is the latest item to be hit by supply issues, which may lead to less availability and higher prices.
Fraudsters pretending to be from the courts service are attempting to scam people out of money they're told they owe, say government officials.
The financial pressures on motorists continue as it is revealed the prices of some of our most popular cars are rising faster than wages.