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November 15, 2018 5:13 PM The Welsh town hoping to avoid a 'no-deal' Brexit

Many people in Port Talbot, which is home to a Tata steelworks, are anxious Theresa May's draft Brexit deal will be voted down. It is a town where 13,000 people were once employed at the steelworks. Now, it is less than half that. Despite receiving millions of pounds in EU development money over the years, 52% of people who voted in the referendum opted 6

November 15, 2018 4:00 PM Shock claim: GINA MILLER is 'the woman who SAVED Brexit'

ARCH-Remainer Gina Miller might have inadvertently helped save Brexit as it is only thanks to her battle for a "meaningful vote" in Parliament at the end of the negotiations that MPs will have the opportunity to vote down Theresa May's Brexit agreement. Brexiteers might have to thank the prominent anti-Brexit campaigner for the opportunity to stand against 8

November 14, 2018 4:08 AM Lion Air crash: Victim's fiancée takes wedding photos alone

An Indonesian woman whose fiancé was on a Lion Air flight which crashed into the sea has gone ahead with her wedding pictures alone. Intan Syari and Rio Nanda Pratama were due to get married on 11 November. Ms Sayari said she wanted to fulfil his last wish, and posed for photos wearing her white gown and wedding ring. "Even though I feel grief that I cannot 8

November 14, 2018 1:34 AM California wildfires survivor's tearful account of escape with son

A survivor of the Californian wildfires, which have killed at least 42 people, has told the BBC of her escape. Sorrell Bobrink, whose neighbourhood has been completely destroyed, fled the town of Paradise with her son and pets. She described a journey through roads surrounded by flames and feelings of chaos and shock at how quick the fire took over. Dozens 6

November 13, 2018 1:31 PM Paradise: Before and after the town's wildfire destruction

The town of Paradise in Butte County in northern California has been engulfed by the deadliest wildfire in the state's history. Thousands of the town's structures were completely destroyed in just a matter of hours as the blaze, named the Camp Fire, tore through the area. Before and after images across the community show the extent of its destruction 7

November 12, 2018 9:21 AM Ramsgate on stand-by as new Channel crossing if France ‘makes life difficult’ after Brexit

RAMSGATE is poised to become a key British port post-Brexit if French plans to trip-up cross-Channel trade go-ahead. And £200m has been ear-marked for a massive expansion which would revolutionise the town. Transport Secretary Chris Grayling has earmarked a development fund in order to bypass the Dover-Calais crossing route in the case of a no-deal scenario 8

November 9, 2018 6:26 PM 1,000 lose power as rain and wind bring flooding

More than 1,000 properties were left without power during heavy rain and wind which brought flooding and travel disruption. Pembrokeshire and Carmarthenshire saw the worst of the weather with some homes in Milford Haven under 10ft (3m) of water. A Met Office warning to expect flooding is in force across the two counties until 23:00 GMT. Western Power 11

November 9, 2018 3:36 PM California wildfires: Malibu EVACUATED as Woolsey Fire JUMPS motorway

THOUSANDS of Malibu residents have been forced to flee as "apocalyptic" wildfires rip through California. Malibu was evacuated as blazes roared southwards from the outskirts of Los Angeleles. Two separate fires erupted within miles of each other on Thursday shutting down the 101 Freeway in both directions and sweeping towards the Santa Monica Mountains 11

November 9, 2018 12:06 AM Teenager suffers MULTIPLE INJURIES in BRUTAL Brixton assault

A TEENAGER in Brixton has been left with multiple injuries following an attack on Gresham Road in Brixton, the Met Police have confirmed. Gresham Road has been closed until tomorrow morning according to Transport for London. Busses will no longer be collecting from stops on Coldbarbour Lane between Loughborough Junction station and Lambeth Town Hall. A local 8

November 7, 2018 12:07 AM Social media 'lifts' are becoming an 'illegal industry'

"Doing lifts" is the phenomena of using social media to buy and sell car journeys in an online illegal "taxi" service. More than 7,000 people are members of a closed group in Bournemouth, Dorset, the equivalent of a third of the town's student population. Once people are accepted into the group they can use their own cars to make money by charging for lifts 7