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Man admits causing hit-and-run death of four-year-old Violet-Grace Youens

A man has admitted causing the death of a four-year-old girl in a hit-and-run.

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Andy Burnham urges inquiry into contaminated blood scandal 'criminal cover-up'

A "criminal cover-up on an industrial scale" orchestrated over the NHS contaminated blood scandal should be subject to a Hillsborough-style inquiry, Andy Burnham has said.

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Fans go celeb spotting as Cillian Murphy films Peaky Blinders in Manchester

Peaky Blinders star Cillian Murphy has been spotted filming scenes for the gangster drama in Manchester.

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Fire breaks out at Christie Hospital in Manchester

Firefighters are tackling a blaze at the Christie Hospital in Manchester.

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Clipper Round The World Race set for Liverpool launch

The biggest round-the-world ocean race will set sail from Liverpool this summer.

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Two held in hunt for on-the-run murderer

A man and a woman have been arrested by detectives hunting on-the-run murderer Shaun Walmsley.

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Hospital staff paying almost £90 a month for parking, study shows

Low-paid nurses and porters are being charged "extortionate" fees of almost £90 a month to use hospital car parks, a new study reveals.

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Second man held after ex-Navy officer run down with own car

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after an ex-Royal Navy officer was run down and killed by car thieves.

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A third of homes could be bought for a discount, property site finds

Nearly a third of homes on the market have had their original asking price reduced, with the average discount standing at just under £25,000, according to a property website.

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Rail workers stage Parliament protest over driver-only trains

Rail workers from across the country staged a protest outside Parliament as part of a long-running campaign against controversial changes to the role of guards.

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Labour promises pay rises and more NHS hospital staff if wins General Election

More pay for nurses and doctors and more staff in hospitals was promised by Labour's shadow health secretary if they win the general election.

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Thieves steal phone and bank cards from man suffering stroke

Two "despicable" thieves posed as good Samaritans and stole from a man as he suffered a stroke in the street.

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Ed Sheeran meets terminally ill fan, six, backstage

Ed Sheeran has granted a dying boy's wish by meeting him backstage before a gig.

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Family in tribute to 'wonderful' ex-Navy officer run down with own car

An ex-Royal Navy officer killed trying to stop thieves stealing his car was a "wonderful husband, brother and son", his family have said.

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Man, 95, spared jail over attempted mercy killing of 88-year-old wife

A 95-year-old man who bludgeoned his wife of 65 years with a lump hammer in an attempted mercy killing has been spared jail.

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Help! Beatles inspiration Strawberry Field needs donations to open to public

The children's home that inspired the Beatles hit Strawberry Fields Forever is appealing for help so it can open its doors to the public for the first time.

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Virgin Trains and France's SNCF to jointly bid for HS2 franchise

Virgin Trains and French rail operator SNCF will jointly bid to run high-speed trains on the HS2 network.

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Trudy Harrison makes maiden speech days before seeking re-election

Parliament's newest MP has broken her silence in the Commons, just days before she will seek re-election at the snap General Election.

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Selfie queen Karen Danczuk in bid to be selected as Labour candidate

Selfie queen Karen Danczuk has said she wants to be a "voice of the people" as she launched a bid to stand for Parliament.

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Viewers 'heartbroken' by TV drama about shooting of schoolboy Rhys Jones

Viewers were left "sobbing" and "heartbroken" after watching a TV dramatisation of the murder of schoolboy Rhys Jones.

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