Charities hailed the £100 million drive as a significant step forward but warned that more social housing is needed to end homelessness.Read the full story ›
Labour sources have also indicated they will oppose a plan for the Commons to rise for summer recess on Thursday instead of Tuesday July 24.Read the full story ›
The Electoral Commission said Vote Leave exceeded its legal spending limit of £7 million by almost £500,000.Read the full story ›
Brexit: the Chequers 'deal' that was good for less than 24 hours. Plus .... Donald Trump: as he starts his visit in Oxfordshire this evening, we ask - why should we welcome him? And .... Defence: how much should we spend, when demands on the Treasury are going up?
To debate all that - and what we can learn from Gareth Southgate's England squad:-
- Stephen Morgan, Labour MP for Portsmouth South
- Layla Moran, Lib Dem MP for Oxford West & Abingdon, and
- Tobias Ellwood, Tory MP for Bournemouth East and Defence Minister
In May's latest Cabinet reshuffle, Matt Hancock replaces Jeremy Hunt with Jeremy Wright replacing Hancock as Culture Secretary.Read the full story ›
Seven years ago today the world's newest country declared independence - but since then life for the people of South Sudan has continued to be a violent, desperate struggle.
A United Nations peace-keeping force is now in place while the country's civil war rages. And that's where Maidstone's 36 Engineer Regiment comes in.
They're heading out to Africa this week in one of the first deployments of its kind, to help. Andy Dickenson reports and speaks to Lt Col Mark Jones, Maj Alanda Scott, L/Cpl Charles Onslow and and Maj Jamie Walker.
Chief executive Simon Stevens paid tribute to 1.5 million workers as the institution celebrates its 70th anniversary.Read the full story ›
MPs have voted to go ahead with expansion at Heathrow airport, with 415 voting in favour, and 119 against.Read the full story ›
Hundreds of services have been cancelled or significantly delayed since schedules were changed on May 20.Read the full story ›
Consituent Lorna Rees made 'a small protest of knicker bunting' outside the MP's office. It has since been removed.Read the full story ›