London City Airport has reopened after an unexploded World War Two bomb was safely moved from the area.
Media captionVideo filmed by eyewitness Paul Barrett showed crews tackling the fire Firefighters tackled a large fire in a high-rise building in the Gunwharf Quays area of Portsmouth. Portsmouth Police tweeted residents took refuge on the roof of the building while awaiting rescue. People were told to avoid the area as firefighters from Hampshire Fire […]
Image copyright AFP/Getty images Two British skiers have fallen to their deaths while on holiday in the French Alps. It is believed that the 25-year-olds slipped before falling several hundred metres while off-piste in the Chamonix-Mont-Blanc region. A third skier – also British – raised the alarm on Sunday morning. Mountain rescue services arrived at […]
Image copyright PA British Gas will increase electricity prices by 12.5% from 15 September, its owner Centrica has said, in a move that will affect 3.1 million customers. However, the company’s gas prices will be held at their current level. The average annual dual-fuel bill for a typical household on a standard tariff will rise […]