Meridian World

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Plan for 500 person asylum seeker facility near Barton Stacey village sparks row

Proposals to site a hub for up to 500 asylum seekers on empty MoD land near the Hampshire village of Barton Stacey has caused local anger on safety grounds.

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Alex Lewis fundraising to help children get artificial limbs during pandemic

Quadruple amputee Alex Lewis has been speaking about his latest fundraising bid to help children access new limbs amid the disruption of the pandemic.

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Twenty years of Millennium home for two BILLION seeds

It's been called a 'Noah's Ark for plants' - with more than two billion seeds in its vaults, collected in a global conservation effort.