Comic Peter Kay has confirmed he is to bring back his hugely successful creation Phoenix Nights for a pair of live shows for Comic Relief.
EastEnders actress Linda Henry is to stand trial accused of racially aggravated harassment outside a Jamie Oliver restaurant.
Annual sales of vinyl albums have soared past the million mark for the first time in 18 years - buoyed by veteran rock act Pink Floyd.
Apprentice James Hill has been fired after a country fair task turned to mud-slinging in the boardroom.
Scottish Widows is cutting around 130 jobs across the UK as part of restructuring of its pensions and investments business.
Alex Salmond said the last 12 months had been "momentous" for Scotland as he was named Spectator magazine's Politician of the Year.
Alex Salmond has been rapped by a watchdog for claiming politicians in Westminster interfered to skew key economic data.
A nursery has been temporarily closed after the sudden death of a 13-month-old girl.
Facebook faces another challenge after new research revealed that half of the social network's users in the UK and US are using it less frequently ...
A man who tried to blame his Staffordshire bull terrier for sitting on the pedals when he was caught by police driving at close to 100mph has been ...
Young Britons returning from Syria after becoming disillusioned with Islamic State (IS) could be a used as powerful deterrent to dissuade others from ...
A class of 30-year-old HIV drugs could in future be used to prevent a common cause of incurable blindness, scientists believe.
Brazilian football legend Pele is in a good condition and is expected to leave hospital in the next few days, his spokesman said.
Opec oil ministers have agreed to keep their production target at 30 million barrels a day, despite an oversupply of crude and plunging prices.
Disgruntled farmers brought their sheep to the Eiffel Tower to protest against wolf attacks and what they call the government's anti-farmer policies.
Thousands of spectators have lined the route of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade to watch the procession of giant inflated characters wind their ...