Tunnel under Thames near Ebbsfleet was closed not by weather, but burst pipe, with Southeastern Railway also affected Eurostar said services through the Channel tunnel would resume on Sunday but there were warnings of further delays and busy stations. “Unprecedented” flooding was brought under control on Saturday, meaning at least […]

Family of Oscar-nominated British star announced his death on 30 December in a statement Peter Bradshaw on Tom Wilkinson – what a sad loss: he was quietly and consistently wonderful A life in pictures The Oscar-nominated British actor Tom Wilkinson, best known for his role in The Full Monty, has […]

Teenager into quarter-final after beating former champion Brendan Dolan next as draw opens up nicely for Littler This was always going to happen, you know. That there would eventually come a point in time when genetics, circumstance, opportunity and doner meat combined to produce the perfect darts specimen. It’s a […]

Nation asks international court of justice to issue provisional measures ordering ceasefire; Israel describes case as ‘blood libel’ South Africa has launched a case against Israel at the UN’s international court of justice (ICJ) accusing the state of committing genocide in its military campaign in Gaza. Israel responded to the […]