Tasty! Wallace set to join Strictly

Dancing doesn't get tougher than this - Masterchef presenter Gregg Wallace is set to join the line-up for this year's Strictly Come Dancing, ...

29 Aug 2014 6.06pm

Cowell ready for 'ratings battle'

Simon Cowell said he was ready for "a ratings battle" after it emerged The X Factor is going up against Strictly Come Dancing in the TV schedules.

29 Aug 2014 12.48am

No Ofcom probe on GBBO 'bin-cident'

Communications watchdog Ofcom has confirmed it will not investigate The Great British Bake Off's "bin-cident" row after viewers complained about ...

29 Aug 2014 3.05pm

Police go to director home over gun

Fifty Shades Of Grey director Sam Taylor-Johnson was left red-faced after police were called to her home when a passer-by spotted a machine gun on ...

29 Aug 2014 2.06pm

Ryder Cup concert line-up revealed

Live Aid legend Midge Ure will perform his signature hit Vienna with a live orchestral backing for the first time at a major concert to mark the ...

29 Aug 2014 2.04pm

Man held in ballot papers probe

A man has been arrested after independence referendum ballot papers were apparently posted for sale online.

30 Aug 2014 5.03pm

Police appeal over hit and run

A man has been injured in a "frightening" hit-and-run incident in a city centre.

30 Aug 2014 12.47pm

Yes vote costs and chances debated

Opportunities for Scotland's young people and the impact of independence on the cost of living were among the topics featured as both sides of the ...

30 Aug 2014 4.03pm

New heart drug 'major advance'

A new drug which outperforms the current gold-standard treatment for heart failure represents a "major advance" in treatment of the problem, ...

30 Aug 2014 1.47pm

Driver in hospital after crash

A driver has been taken to hospital after his car crashed into the central reservation of a city bypass.

30 Aug 2014 12.47pm

1,000 protest against Nato summit

Around 1,000 protesters have marched through the streets of Newport ahead of next week's Nato summit.

30 Aug 2014 5.05pm

Body of MH17 victim identified

The body of a second football fan who was killed in the MH17 disaster has been identified, the Foreign Office said.

30 Aug 2014 12.48pm

Tax breaks 'may lift rent standard'

Extra tax breaks should be offered to landlords who sign up to a national scheme to raise standards in the private rented sector, housing experts ...

30 Aug 2014 5.05pm

MP speaks out over abuse report

One of the most upsetting aspects of the Rotherham sexual exploitation scandal was that babies born to some victims were taken away from them and ...

30 Aug 2014 5.05pm

Murder probe after stabbing

A murder investigation has been launched following the death of a man on one of London's most famous streets.

30 Aug 2014 12.48pm

Liberian Ebola survivor hails drug

A Liberian health worker who recovered from Ebola after receiving an experimental drug has urged the manufacturer to speed up its production and send ...

30 Aug 2014 12.49pm

Hong Kong's our affair, warns China

China has sounded a warning against foreign meddling in Hong Kong's politics, ahead of an expected move to vet candidates for the former British ...

30 Aug 2014 6.47am

Cargo plane crashes in Algeria

A Ukrainian civilian cargo plane has crashed in the mountains near the far southern Algerian desert city of Tamanrasset in the early hours of this ...

30 Aug 2014 12.49pm

Rebels attack UN peacekeepers

Syrian rebels holding dozens of Fijian UN peacekeepers hostage have attacked Filipino troops in the Golan Heights, Philippine officials said.

30 Aug 2014 12.49pm

Jewish group expelled from village

Members of an ultra-Orthodox Jewish group have been forced out of a village in western Guatemala after disputes with indigenous residents over ...

30 Aug 2014 8.50am