Phone charges in the European Union will drop by about 75 per cent from today as part of an interim cap ahead of a full ban next year.Read the full story ›
Two people have been been charged with using a drone to carry mobile phones and cannabis into a prison.
Ingrid Edwards, 25, of Wolfe Crescent in Charlton, South London, and Daniel Lee Kelly, 37, of Amblecote Meadows in Grove Park, South London, have been charged with two counts of getting prohibited items into HMP Swaleside in Eastchurch, Kent.
The items are alleged to have been sent into the prison between March 16 and April 25.
Police say two defendants are due to appear at Maidstone Crown Court on 24 May.
The Royal Navy’s ice patrol ship HMS Protector has launched tiny pilotless aircraft from her decks for the first time to assist with navigating through the Antarctic.
A quadcopter and a 3D-printed aircraft have scouted the way for the survey ship so she can find her way through the thick ice of frozen seas.
It’s the first time the Royal Navy has used unmanned aerial vehicles in this part of the world. The Service has been operating ScanEagle ‘eyes in sky’ from frigates in the Gulf. These feed vital live imagery back to ships on maritime security patrols.
Imagine travelling round the world by airship. It could happen. Because a businessman who led Sir Richard Branson's balloon ventures - has signed a £300m deal - to operate an entire fleet.
To start with the ships will be used to carry cargo - for the oil and gas industry - but one day they could carry passengers too. Mark Gough has been to meet the man whose ambitions are really sky high.
Hospitals in Kent have become some of the first in the country to experiment with the use of bionic legs.
New research shows that so called 'exoskeletons' could improve the health of all manner of patients - including people who have suffered strokes or have multiple sclerosis.
In this exclusive report from the robotics lab at the University of Kent, we meet a man whose been paralysed for a year using the new legs for the first time.
Andy Dickenson hears from clinical specialist Karen Saunders, patient Steve Walker-Manuell, and consultant physician Dr Mohamed Sakel.
Best-selling author Peter James has joined Sussex Police at the launch of a new campaign to raise awareness of 'cyber crime'.
Recent figures show 84% of people living in our region have experienced an attempted cyber crime in the last year. 15% have become victims, with an increase in 'ransomware attacks'.
Here we speak to James and Chief Constable Giles York.
Police in Dorset are being issued with audio and video recording devices.
Body-worn video is a joint project between Dorset Police and Devon and Cornwall Police.
The aim is to eventually provide cameras to all operational front line officers.
The cameras will be used to record the majority of incidents and encounters, making the police more transparent and officers’ actions more accountable.
It was one of the most remarkable sights ever seen in the waters of the Solent - for 19 days a massive cargo ship, stranded helpless on a sandbank.
Thousands headed to the coast to see the stricken vessel. Richard Jones reports on events just over a year ago.
Key safety lessons have been learned from the listing, flooding and grounding of the car and truck carrier Hoegh Osaka in the Solent.Read the full story ›
The new multi-role jets which will equip the Royal Navy's new Portsmouth-based aircraft carriers are being put through their paces in the United States.
The F35s are a very much more sophisticated version of the Harrier jump jets which played a vital role in the Falklands war.
Robert Moore sent a special report from the Marine Corps Air Station in Beaufort, South Carolina.