A Cheshire mother is warning parents about the dangers of free download games after her six-year-old daughter ran up a £900 bill on her iPad
A "wonder material" first developed at Manchester University shared in the largest financial prize ever awarded for research excellence.
The Health and Safety Laboratory (HSL) in Buxton has created a robot that is able to accurately simulate projectile vomiting.
We're meant to be watching what we eat but the lure of those chocolate biscuits in the cupboard is just too great. So how can you beat that urge? Computer scientists at the University of Manchester think they have the answer.
They've attached a small computer, ironically known as a Raspberry Pi, to kitchen cupboards that will shame you into leaving those snacks alone. It'll even send a tweet letting the world know what you're gorging on.
Due to what he described as "unacceptable mistakes" by Department for Transport (DfT) officials, Mr McLoughlin was forced to scrap the West Coast franchise bidding process.
In August, the DfT announced that transport giant FirstGroup, rather than Virgin Trains, had won the contract.
Fabrice Muamba has helped launch a new heart campaign today. The former Bolton Wanderers footballer suffered a cardiac arrest on the pitch in March.
He joined Bolton Wanderers, and heart charities, to launch the Hearts & Goals campaign.
They aim to make life-saving equipment more accessible around the country.