Amanda Holden and Sir Andy Murray are the latest in a long line of recipients of the light-hearted Rear of the Year prize.
A polar bear that came to live at a zoo from the circus led to an overhaul in the way the animals are cared for in captivity, according to experts.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will join Sir David Attenborough for the naming ceremony of the polar research ship the public voted to call Boaty McBoatface.
Scotland have suffered a fresh blow to their World Cup hopes after flanker Hamish Watson was ruled out for the rest of the tournament.
Sarah Marshall delves into a world of bears and bergs with polar addicts Chris Packham, Mark Carwardine and Paul Goldstein.
Stories that explore the trans experience and discuss gender identities are among the poetry, prose, fiction and non-fiction have been shortlisted for the Polari first book prize and the new Polari prize.
The Polari Prizes celebrating LGBT literature have been honoured for intimate poetry and work exploring lesbian pregnancy.
Adventurer Bear Grylls is to receive his OBE from the Queen at a royal investiture at Buckingham Palace later on Thursday.
One of the UK’s largest renewable energy suppliers has written to the Chancellor to warn that plans to change VAT from 5% to 20% for families buying solar panels and renewable technology could harm the country’s push for a net zero carbon economy by 2050.
Adventurer Bear Grylls said it was “so cool” to get his OBE from the Queen but she almost did not recognise him because of his new moustache.
Sir Michael Palin has paid tribute to an “inspirational” mountaineering pioneer as the pair star in a new film.
While others sleep, a PA news agency photographer goes out to capture the celestial light shows in his own little corner of heaven.
Scotland’s World Cup hopes have suffered a third major blow in as many days after scrum-half Ali Price was ruled out for the remainder of the tournament.
Hip hop pioneer Grandmaster Flash and violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter have been announced as laureates of the prestigious Polar Music Prize.
Labour’s plans to transition from oil and gas will be the “polar opposite” of the Conservative move away from coal in the 1980s, Richard Leonard said.
Magnus Bradbury has been backed to fill Hamish Watson’s shoes for Scotland – but there could be further injury woe for Gregor Townsend as the Dark Blues sweat on Ali Price.
Widespread flooding, colder temperatures and even snow on hilly ground is possible as wintry weather returns to the UK ahead of the clocks going back on Sunday.
Grandmaster Flash has offered to help 21 Savage “in any way possible” after the embattled rapper was detained by US Immigration And Customs Enforcement (ICE).
A council has sparked confusion by creating a 16ft ski-ing marmot, nicknamed “Marmite”, as the centre of its Christmas lights display.
Hip hop pioneer Grandmaster Flash, German violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter and music charity the Playing For Change Foundation have been awarded the prestigious Polar Music Prize.
Chicago Bears won their third straight game in a 31-24 victory over Dallas Cowboys at Soldier Field.
The Swedish teenager who has sparked a youth-driven push for action on climate change has taken part in a protest in Washington.
Stephen Graham, Sir Tom Courtenay and Peter Mullan have joined Colin Farrell and Jack O’Connell in Andrew Haigh’s forthcoming adaptation of The North Water, it has been announced.
Bear Grylls is set to star in a new interactive show that will give viewers control over his adventures.
The Liberal Democrats are pledging to invest £15 billion over the next parliament insulating homes to tackle climate change and fuel poverty.
Sky-gazers can catch a glimpse of a cosmic event on Sunday afternoon with Venus and Jupiter appearing side by side as “two points of light” after sunset.
Three scientists have been awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for their contributions to the development of lithium-ion batteries.
A pack of wild boar attacked and killed a woman outside a home in Texas where she worked as a carer.
The Chicago Bears cantered to a 28-3 lead at half time and snuffed out a Washington Redskins second half comeback for a 31-15 victory.
Popular culture convention Comic-Con kicked off with major announcements in TV and film.
People working in the music industry are nearly twice as likely to develop tinnitus as those in quieter occupations, according to a study.
The amount of electricity generated from coal plants around the world is on track to drop by a record 3% in 2019, analysis suggests.