A British tourist was rescued from the Australian bush after making 'one of the stupidest decisions ever'.Read the full story ›
The world's first selfie stick loan scheme is being trialled by Southeastern trains, in the hope of getting more people to explore the south east.
Passengers are now being offered complimentary selfie sticks for the duration of their trip.
Mostly fine for the new week, temperatures rising, potentially up to 26c in places on ThursdayRead the full story ›
Chilly night, fine SundayRead the full story ›
A swimmer was rescued after being stranded in the Thames for four hours. A crew from RNLI Gravesend spotted the man treading water near Southend yesterday morning. He had drifted directly into a shipping canal.
The casualty had entered the water at Southend and ditched the majority of his clothes while swimming. He had been in the water for approx 4hrs and had ingested a large amount of water.
This information was relayed to the Coastguards and an ambulance was requested and arranged to meet at the slip at Holehaven. The casualty was extremely cold, but compliant and coherent.
The public have been warned not to approach the 10-foot snake, which escaped in Maidstone, Kent, on Friday.Read the full story ›
Barnet Council ran the school, which was an institution for young people with learning difficulties.Read the full story ›