The latest stories from the England section of the BBC News web site.
Updated: 9 hours 38 min ago
Rescuers are searching for two people missing after an explosion destroyed a house in Nottinghamshire, injuring a man, a woman and two children.
Two men are charged in connection with a death of a Frenchman who went missing four years ago.
Sir Alex Ferguson is denied victory in his 1,500th and final game in charge of Manchester United by a 5-5 draw at West Brom.
Arsenal finish fourth in the Premier League to qualify for the Champions League with a nervy win over Newcastle.
A blue plaque in tribute to comedy double act Eric Morecambe and Ernie Wise is unveiled at Teddington Studios.
A 31-year-old man dies in hospital Brighton after a gunman fires at three people, in an attack described by police as "horrific".
A Member of Parliament voices support for embattled head teacher Jo Shuter, who is at the centre of an probe into misuse of school funds.
A man has died and two other people, all from the same Lancashire family, are critically ill after a light aircraft crashes.
The well-being of pupils should not be sacrificed to meet government targets, a head teachers' leader will tell a conference.
A former world boxing champion has donated memorabilia in support of the victims of a fatal hen party minibus crash on the M62.
A lawyer representing Mairead Philpott, who killed her six children in a fire, says she will appeal against her 17-year jail term.
Yeovil secure a first ever season in the Championship by beating Brentford in a tense League One play-off final.
Stuart Broad takes 7-44 to rip through New Zealand and inspire England to an astonishing 170-run win in the first Test at Lord's.
British mountaineer Kenton Cool reaches the summit of Everest for a record-breaking 11th time.
A man in his 60s dies after being found with serious injuries near a retail park in Shropshire.
Hundreds of people gather in Swindon to remember two teenage girls who were killed in a crash on the A419.
A cast of familiar footballing faces say goodbye on the final day of the Premier League season
Three teenagers are arrested on suspicion of supplying drugs after a 16-year-old girl dies in Warrington.
Cross-border views on badger culls versus vaccines
Thousands of runners in the Jane Tomlinson 10km road race in Hull have to run a 9km course due to problems with a bridge.