A disabled man from St Neots plans to become the first to travel across Europe's largest glacier and all on a snow kite.
Carver Jason Welch has created an amazing 41-metre long wooden version of the famous Bayeux Tapestry.
The chimps at Whipsnade Zoo in Bedfordshire got a Christmas treat this morning, waking up to wrapped presents in their enclosure.
The owner of a Crufts winning dog says she's her "reason to be."
Lucy Watts from Benfleet in Essex was praising her cocker spaniel Molly who has become the winner of the Crufts Friends for Life 2014 award.
Speaking about their win at the NEC in Birmingham, Lucy said: “This is just fantastic. It is just wonderful what Molly has done for me. She has given me a purpose, a reason to live, a reason to keep fighting and a reason to carry on.”
A lottery prize worth more than £200,000 has so far been unclaimed by the winner from the Milton Keynes area.
The Euromillions draw was made on 21 February but the winner has not yet come forward. They have until August to claim their prize of £207,772.
The winning numbers were 13, 17, 28, 30 and 32 with Lucky Stars 5 and 7.
A cocker spaniel has picked up a top prize at Crufts for helping her owner Lucy Watts from Benfleet in Essex.
Molly was announced as the winner of the Crufts Friends for Life 2014 competition.
Molly and Lucy, who's 20, were voted the most deserving winners out of five shortlisted finalists by the British public. Lucy has a life-limiting rare genetic illness called Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, that has left her in a wheelchair.
Lucy said she was isolated, withdrawn and unhappy but Molly has given her independence again and taken the focus of strangers away from her condition
A World War Two Spitfire that starred in films including the Battle of Britain and Pearl Harbour is undergoing a 300 thousand pound restoration.
Engineers at the Shuttleworth Collection near Biggleswade in Bedfordshire had thought the project would take 18 months.
However a painstaking six and a half years later they say the end is finally in sight. They hope the plane will be flying again next year.
The British Schools Museum in Hitchin, Hertfordshire, has been given a major grant of nearly £90,000.
The money from the Heritage Lottery Fund will be used to develop the museum's learning programmes.
The grant will fund the appointment of a Learning and Access Manager for the next 3 years.
"Whilst our fantastic volunteers will remain absolutely vital, we will now have an experienced and highly-qualified museum professional to lead and develop our provision of learning activities and engage with a wider range of audiences."
Spokesperson, British Schools Museum
The manager will also work to improve links between the museum and the local community.
Stephen Fry has been named as the nation's ideal holiday companion.
The broadcaster and writer beat off competition from David Beckham, Kelly Brook and Keith Lemon to claim the top spot in the poll for the Radio Times.
Second place in the search for a perfect getaway friend went to David Beckham, with Michael Palin - who will soon rejoin Monty Python for a series of shows to be staged in 2014 - in third with David Attenborough placed in ninth position.
Jade Bremner, Radio Times travel editor, said: "I'm not surprised at all, Stephen Fry is a born traveller and would charm the pants off anyone you'd meet on your trip.
"The last thing you want when you're travelling is to be stuck with someone who can't laugh when things, often inevitably, go wrong."