An optometrist who failed to spot an eye condition in a boy who later died is given a suspended sentence.
"Anti-immigrant" rhetoric by UK politicians during the EU referendum helped to fuel a spike in race hate crimes before and after the vote, a UN body says.
Two County Down council workers win £70,000 on the National Lottery after deciding to spend their sausage roll money on scratchcards.
Battling ministers, the search for staff and working out what kind of deal to go for - how the Whitehall machine is gearing up for Brexit.
There are clashes outside Northampton Crown Court ahead of the sentencing of a mother and grandmother over the death of a baby.
James Davidson, co-founder of pet food company Tails.com, talks to Business Live - but his dog Monty steals the show.
Take a look at 17th Century Clones Castle, discovered having been 'lost' for 250 years.
Lifeguards are to be deployed over the bank holiday weekend at Camber Sands, where five friends died during a day trip to the coast.
Europe's top four domestic leagues are to be guaranteed four places each in the group stages of the Champions League from 2018-19.
Green MP and leadership contender Caroline Lucas raises the prospect of an electoral pact with other parties as counting gets under way in the contest.
Hull's Jake Livermore says his positive test for cocaine in 2015 was a "get out of jail free card" that turned his life around.
Parents in England who claim extra free childcare will be asked to pay charges to help make up for a funding shortfall, nurseries taking part in a pilot scheme warn.
The number of under-18s detained under the Terrorism Act when entering or leaving the UK rose from 13 in 2013 to 46 in 2015.
About 5.1 million people will head off on holiday within the UK over the bank holiday weekend, the tourism agency VisitEngland says.
Over 300 UK retailers no longer sell so-called legal highs since they were banned three months ago, the Home Office says.
It is 20 years since Our Friends in the North first aired, but the programme's journey to the TV screen was as tangled as the lives of the four friends it tracked across the decades.
A police investigation is under way after a member of the public said they saw a boy being taken into a black VW van in Redhill, Surrey.
Academy budgets should be overseen by local authorities following a series of financial abuses, say council leaders.
Eleanor Catton's Man Booker Prize-winning novel The Luminaries, a Victorian mystery tale set during the New Zealand gold rush, is to be made into BBC Two drama series.
Plans are being drawn up that could see cuts to NHS services across England, including hospital closures, according to draft documents seen by the BBC.