What is the best route in the UK for driverless lorries?

What is the best route in the UK for driverless lorries?

Roads to avoid in the future: Map reveals routes across the UK for future convoys of driverless lorries (and the M6/M74 corridor between Manchester and Glasgow is set to be the busiest!) Firms would maximise profits on the 215-mile route, claims a…

UK weather: Storm Helene warnings get WORSE as Met Office says 70mph gales could spark blackouts and travel chaos across much of England

UK weather: Storm Helene warnings get WORSE as Met Office says 70mph gales could spark blackouts and travel chaos across much of England

Large parts of England and Wales will be battered by winds up to 70mph overnight and into Tuesday as the storm moves up the west coast. Conversely, the south east will bask in unseasonal sunshine this afternoon – with temperatures reaching 25C…

Moment African migrants chase UK-bound vans in sleepy French village

Moment African migrants chase UK-bound vans in sleepy French village

African migrants chase after UK-bound vans from France where it’s easier to target drivers Moment African ‘teenage’ migrants chase after UK-bound vans in broad daylight in sleepy village in northern France, where it’s ‘easier’ to target drivers than in Calais Desperate migrants…

80% of the UK countryside is uninhabited by hedgehogs

80% of the UK countryside is uninhabited by hedgehogs

The decline of the hedgehog: 80% of the UK countryside is uninhabited by the woodland creatures The decline of the hedgehog: 80% of the UK countryside is now uninhabited by the beloved woodland creatures who now prefer city life, scientists find Hedgehogs…

Subtropical Storm Ernesto to split the UK in two with rain battering the north but 26C sun baking the south this weekend

Subtropical Storm Ernesto to split the UK in two with rain battering the north but 26C sun baking the south this weekend

The storm is currently tearing through the Atlantic and is set to divide Britain when the tail-end finally arrives in the early hours of Sunday morning. Northern Ireland, Scotland and western England are likely to feel the effects of the severe weather…

Terrifying new Monkey Dust drug that transforms users into face-eating ‘Incredible Hulk’ cannibals has turned UK city into the ‘living dead’

Terrifying new Monkey Dust drug that transforms users into face-eating ‘Incredible Hulk’ cannibals has turned UK city into the ‘living dead’

The ultra-addictive substance – known as 'Monkey Dust' – has been linked to a series of grusome 'face-eating' attacks in the US. Cops and paramedics in Stoke-on-Trent have warned that usage has become an "epidemic" – with one saying walking through the…

Amir Khan treats wife Faryal Makhdoom to '£10k birthday spending spree at her favourite Chanel store' after cheating scandal

Amir Khan treats wife Faryal Makhdoom to '£10k birthday spending spree at her favourite Chanel store' after cheating scandal

The boxing champion treated Faryal Makhdoom to a splurge in the swanky Rodeo Drive in California, a friend has revealed. The pal told the Daily Star: “It’s been a stressful few months but that’s all behind him and they’re both very happy. “Amir…

Chaos at Stansted for a third day as Ryanair cancels MORE flights and Britain's wild weather wreaks havoc across Europe

Chaos at Stansted for a third day as Ryanair cancels MORE flights and Britain's wild weather wreaks havoc across Europe

Thunderstorms coupled with strikes in several European countries led to scores of flights being cancelled on Friday night and Saturday, as "knock-on" disruption continued to be felt today. More than 20 flights have have been grounded so far – with many of…

Chocolate lovers in a frenzy as Brit holidaymaker spots rare Cadbury Dream bar for sale in Malaysia years after they were controversially pulled from UK shelves

Chocolate lovers in a frenzy as Brit holidaymaker spots rare Cadbury Dream bar for sale in Malaysia years after they were controversially pulled from UK shelves

Reddit user AnnieIWillKnow sent chocoholics into a frenzy when she posted a picture of the infamous bar which was cruelly scrapped from British shelves a few years ago. The hungry tourist said she spotted the rare white chocolate treat in Kuala Lumpur…

Universities slammed for giving 25% of students unconditional offers

Universities slammed for giving 25% of students unconditional offers

Universities under fire as a quarter of students are handed unconditional offers regardless of their A-level grades Universities minister accused them of ‘putting bums on seats’ not on merit  Almost 68,000 unconditional offers have been made to 18-year-olds in England It means…

Ireland's PM has been branded 'mad' for threatening to stop British planes flying over Ireland as revenge for Brexit

Ireland's PM has been branded 'mad' for threatening to stop British planes flying over Ireland as revenge for Brexit

In a Brexit strop, Irish PM Leo Varadkar said it would be a response to Theresa May cutting Irish fishermen’s access to our waters. The extreme action would be a tit for tat punishment for the Theresa May cutting Irish fishermen’s access…

Jeremy Hunt replaces Boris Johnson as UK Foreign Secretary

Jeremy Hunt replaces Boris Johnson as UK Foreign Secretary

London: Theresa May has moved to shore up her position following the shock resignation of Boris Johnson with the appointment of Jeremy Hunt as the new Foreign Secretary. Johnson plunged the government into crisis after he announced he was quitting with a…