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Post Office card account changes explained

20 September 2021
Post Office card account changes explained

Post Office card account changes explained

20 September 2021

The arrangements for Post Office card accounts is changing for those on benefits or collecting a state pension. Here's the latest:


Vandals turn to baked beans in latest viral internet stunt

17 September 2021
Vandals turn to baked beans in latest viral internet stunt

Vandals turn to baked beans in latest viral internet stunt

17 September 2021

Yobs are turning to baked beans in the latest criminal craze to hit the internet and Tik Tok, prompting warnings from police and to dog owners.


The rarest 50p coins still in circulation revealed

16 September 2021
The rarest 50p coins still in circulation revealed

The rarest 50p coins still in circulation revealed

16 September 2021

Check your purses and piggy banks - Britain's rarest 50p coins still in circulation have been revealed, and some are quite valuable.


Universal Credit cut explained - as charities warn working families will be hit hardest

15 September 2021
Universal Credit cut explained - as charities warn working families will be hit hardest

Universal Credit cut explained - as charities warn working families will be hit hardest

15 September 2021

Working families may be left struggling to pay for food and heating when Universal Credit is cut. But what is the reduction and why is it happening?


6 easy ways to keep spiders out the house in mating season

13 September 2021
6 easy ways to keep spiders out the house in mating season

6 easy ways to keep spiders out the house in mating season

13 September 2021

It's spider mating season and thousands of arachnids are on the move. Here's six ways to keep them at bay using things you've got at home.


Sainsbury's and Argos to shut on Boxing Day

13 September 2021
Sainsbury's and Argos to shut on Boxing Day

Sainsbury's and Argos to shut on Boxing Day

13 September 2021

Supermarket Sainsbury's has confirmed it will keep closed all stores on Boxing Day, including its Argos branches, to give staff a festive break.


'Feeding your dog a slice of toast is like you eating two portions of fries'

13 September 2021
'Feeding your dog a slice of toast is like you eating two portions of fries'

'Feeding your dog a slice of toast is like you eating two portions of fries'

13 September 2021

People's desire to 'treat' their pets is partly to blame for the numbers of animals piling on the pounds in lockdown, says a leading animal charity.


Can the UK legally push back migrant boats in the English Channel?

13 September 2021
Can the UK legally push back migrant boats in the English Channel?

Can the UK legally push back migrant boats in the English Channel?

13 September 2021

Any attempt to push back migrant boats would endanger lives and be in breach of the law, say refugee groups, but the UK government disagrees.


Could the tone of your voice or way you cough suggest you've got Covid-19?

10 September 2021
Could the tone of your voice or way you cough suggest you've got Covid-19?

Could the tone of your voice or way you cough suggest you've got Covid-19?

10 September 2021

Talking and coughing sounds are being collected by NHS scientists investigating whether they may indicate someone has caught Covid-19.


Scout Association launches Squirrels for early years children

09 September 2021
Scout Association launches Squirrels for early years children

Scout Association launches Squirrels for early years children

09 September 2021

Children aged just four and five will now be able to join the Scout Association as it launches its first new group for 35 years.


One horse harmed each day over summer, says the RSPCA

08 September 2021
One horse harmed each day over summer, says the RSPCA

One horse harmed each day over summer, says the RSPCA

08 September 2021

One horse or pony is harmed deliberately on average each day during the summer months, according to the latest cruelty figures released by the RSPCA.


Waste water release rules relaxed over chemical shortage caused by Brexit

08 September 2021
Waste water release rules relaxed over chemical shortage caused by Brexit

Waste water release rules relaxed over chemical shortage caused by Brexit

08 September 2021

Partially-treated waste water could be released into rivers and seas because of a chemical shortage caused by Brexit.


5 ways to help your family sleep well in the heat

08 September 2021
5 ways to help your family sleep well in the heat

5 ways to help your family sleep well in the heat

08 September 2021

From the best ways to cool rooms to maintaining a proper evening routine, we've got some top tips to help your family sleep well during the heatwave.


Devastating fall in girls' happiness warns Girlguiding UK

07 September 2021
Devastating fall in girls' happiness warns Girlguiding UK

Devastating fall in girls' happiness warns Girlguiding UK

07 September 2021

The happiness of girls continues to decline dramatically, says the well-respected charity, which is now insisting the government take action.


Are we facing an October firebreak lockdown?

07 September 2021
Are we facing an October firebreak lockdown?

Are we facing an October firebreak lockdown?

07 September 2021

With Covid cases rising could a short, sharp lockdown and longer half term break be needed? Reports suggest the government is considering it.


Self-isolation rules to be scaled back

16 August 2021
Self-isolation rules to be scaled back

Self-isolation rules to be scaled back

16 August 2021

New self-isolation rules for children and fully vaccinated adults are in place bringing the classroom bubble system to an end.


Why is Friday the 13th so unlucky?

13 August 2021
Why is Friday the 13th so unlucky?

Why is Friday the 13th so unlucky?

13 August 2021

Will you avoid mirrors, walking under ladders or crossing the path of black cats today? It's Friday the 13th and that can only mean one thing...


KFC warns of menu shortages

12 August 2021
KFC warns of menu shortages

KFC warns of menu shortages

12 August 2021

One of the UK's most popular food chains has issued a warning to customers over food shortages and packaging problems.


Supermarket offers free refills

12 August 2021
Supermarket offers free refills

Supermarket offers free refills

12 August 2021

Morrisons petrol stations are offering customers free water refills at its forecourts in a bid to cut plastic waste.


Animal lovers lose millions to pet fraud

12 August 2021
Animal lovers lose millions to pet fraud

Animal lovers lose millions to pet fraud

12 August 2021

Potential pet owners are being told to be cautious when trying to buy an animal through the internet after fraudsters made millions in the last year.


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