Virgin East Coast rail staff to strike on 3 October
Workers on Virgin Trains East Coast are to stage a 24-hour strike on 3 October, the RMT union announces, but the firm says it will run a full service.
'Warriors' stage King Harold's Battle of Hastings march
A group of "warriors" are staging a three-week, 300-mile anniversary march to echo King Harold's journey to the Battle of Hastings.
York's Foss flood barrier: New pump to be installed
The first of eight new high-capacity pumps is to be installed at the Foss Barrier in York as part of a £17m upgrade to the city's flood defence.
Christopher Halliwell 'may be linked to six other murders'
A double murderer may be linked to six other murders, according to a former detective who arrested him.
Labour vows fracking ban if it wins general election
A future Labour government would ban fracking in England and focus on developing a low carbon energy industry, shadow energy secretary Barry Gardiner says.
Isle of Man wheelie challenge: Dougie Lampkin does TT lap on one wheel
Dougie Lampkin becomes the first motorcyclist to officially wheelie around the Isle of Man's 37-mile (60.725 km) TT course.