Centurion Lilian Pratt has been a fan of the Strictly Come Dancing star since he burst onto the music scene because he has a "lovely smile" and is a "bit of alright".
More than 50 firefighters are tackling a large blaze at a Newcastle city centre shop where it is feared a number of people may be trapped.
A terrifying video has emerged of a drunk van driver putting the lives of other road users at risk.
A group committed to safeguarding one of Scotland's most iconic wild animals has warned a council-backed action plan to save the species could contribute to its extinction.
Ferry passengers have been warned of possible delays after a ship broke free of its moorings in North Shields .
Activists have climbed on to a roof at Buckingham Palace in a protest over fathers’ rights.
These images show some of Scotland's ski slopes starting to fill in as the country is gripped by another blast of winter weather.
Parts of Scotland woke up to huge amounts of snow this morning as the Met Office issued a severe weather warning across the UK.
Pop star Adele's third album, 25, has become the fastest selling record in British history.
Four men who were caught red-handed trying to ram raid a shop and steal a cash machine have been jailed.
Musician Olly Murs has revealed his mum rang him up to call him a "plonker" after his gaffe on live TV led to accusations that the X Factor was a fix.
A £10,000 reward is being offered to encourage people with information about the murder of a 74-year-old man.
Aberdeenshire Council has backed a project to save one of Scotland's most iconic creatures.
An American woman has been caught on camera snatching a food steamer from young child in fight to pick up bargains
The morning of Black Friday 2015 turned out to be surprisingly quiet compared to the bustle and brawl of 2014.
A cow that fell 20ft down a hill had to be rescued by firefighters after it ended up stuck on a roof-top patio.
George Osborne has announced he is to scrap planned cuts to tax credits for millions of low paid workers.
Human error caused the Alton Towers rollercoaster crash in June that seriously injured five people, the UK theme park has said. More follows.
David Cameron has set out the Government’s National Security Strategy and Strategic Defence and Security Review, spending £178 billion on equipment and support over the next decade.
British Transport Police have confirmed that a London Underground Station closed this morning amid a security threat has now re-opened.
A London underground station has been evacuated due to a reported security threat. Police and security services are currently at the station, while passengers have been escorted from the station and trains have been diverted. UPDATE: The station has now re-opened.
Roaring winds could down trees, cause power cuts and lead to flooding as Storm Barney sweeps through the UK this week, however, the most recent satellite image suggest the north of Scotland could be the only place in the UK to avoid the storm.
John Lewis' latest Chistmas advert has attracted plenty of attention, however, a new study has found the advert has been outdone by Aldi's seasonal effort.
Police have named the 16-year-old boy shot dead in Liverpool on Sunday night as Lewis Dunne.
A pilot flying to Leeds Bradford Airport was forced to make a terrifying landing this morning as his passenger plane struggled against the strong winds battering large parts of the UK.
Winds of up to 80mph could batter parts of the UK as the second storm strong enough to be given a name sweeps in this week.
The north-east's French community rallied hundreds of locals in the heart of the Granite City to show solidarity with the people of Paris earlier today.
Security services and intelligence agencies have been braced for an attack in the form of the Paris outrage since terrorists wreaked havoc in Mumbai seven years ago.
Gatwick Airport's North Terminal has been evacuated after a "suspicious package" was discovered at the airport.
Around 18 people have died following a shooting at a restaurant in Paris this evening.
A 20ft (6m) sinkhole has opened up in a residential street in England.
A heavily-pregnant mother has told how she and her boyfriend escaped with their lives after a car careered into their living room.