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We must not allow terrorism to triumph, Nicola Sturgeon tells people of Scotland

The people of Scotland must not allow terrorism to triumph and should go about their business as usual, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has said.

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Drop in profits for Marks & Spencer amid sales dip in clothing arm

Retail giant Marks & Spencer has seen annual profits tumble by nearly two thirds and revealed sales across its under-pressure clothing arm have plunged back into reverse.

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‘Key locations’ including Buckingham Palace to be guarded by armed troops

Armed troops will be deployed to guard “key locations” such as Buckingham Palace, Downing Street, the Palace of Westminster and embassies, Scotland Yard said.

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Thousands gather for vigil in show of defiance after deadly terror attack

Thousands of people have gathered in the centre of Manchester in a show of defiance, declaring they will not be afraid in the wake of the terror attack.

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Manchester suicide bomber named as 22-year-old Salman Abedi

The suicide bomber who brought carnage to the Manchester Arena has been named as Salman Abedi.

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Martyn Hett named as victim of Manchester Arena bomb attack

PR manager Martyn Hett is the latest person to be named as a victim of the Manchester Arena terrorist atrocity.

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Researchers must not be short-changed by Brexit, warns Royal Society president

Funding from the European Union is “essential” for UK science and innovation and ministers must ensure that researchers are not “short-changed” by Brexit, the president of the Royal Society has warned.

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Connery says he will miss Roger Moore as he adds to tributes from ex-Bond stars

Sir Sean Connery has paid tribute to fellow James Bond star Sir Roger Moore following his death aged 89.

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20 being treated for ‘horrific injuries’ following Manchester attack

Some 20 people are being treated for “horrific injuries” in critical care following the Manchester attack, a senior NHS official has said.

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Manchester Arena blast: what we know so far

Here is what we know so far about the terrorist attack at Manchester Arena that targeted young concert-goers.

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Final decision still to be made on Ariana Grande’s London tour dates

Ariana Grande’s concerts at London’s O2 Arena on Thursday and Friday have not yet been postponed or cancelled.

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Over-65s with chronic conditions and disability ‘to surge to 2.8m by 2025’

A care time bomb is ticking with the number of older people affected by chronic conditions and disability set to soar in the next eight years, experts have warned.

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Three more arrested by police investigating Manchester bomb atrocity

Three men have been arrested in connection with the Manchester concert bombing as a huge investigation into the attack gathers pace.

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Guard ceremony cancelled at Buckingham Palace to allow police redeployment

The Changing The Guard ceremony at Buckingham Palace has been cancelled on Wednesday to redeploy police officers in the wake of the Manchester attack.

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Home Secretary warns US over Manchester terror attack information

Home Secretary Amber Rudd has voiced her concern over details of the Manchester attack appearing to come out of the United States stating: “I have been very clear with our friends that that should not happen again.”

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Lorry driver arrested after five killed in M6 crash between Stoke and Stafford

The driver of a lorry involved in a crash on the M6 which left five people dead has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.

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Chocolate eaters ‘may have lower risk of irregular heartbeat’

People who regularly eat chocolate may have a lower risk of developing an irregular heartbeat, a new study has found.

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Britons increasingly opting for retailers’ own label products rather than brands

Britons are turning away from brands in favour of supermarket own label groceries, spurred on by the success of discounters such as Aldi and Lidl, figures show.

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Police arrest ‘man with knife’ in vicinity of Buckingham Palace

A man has been arrested in possession of a knife near Buckingham Palace.

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Further delay to RBS legal action amid ‘good’ progress in settlement talks

Legal action by thousands of shareholders against Royal Bank of Scotland has been further delayed.

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