Raleigh HQ is 400,000th listed building

Historic England chief executive Duncan Wilson said reaching 400,000 entries was a “milestone”. “It confirms just how important our heritage is and how much deserves protecting for future generations,” he said. Image copyright Historic England Image caption Panels showing cherubic children holding bicycle parts can be seen on the building…

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How the World Cup boosted ‘Englishness’

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The Southgate effect: Team sponsor Marks and Spencer reported soaring waistcoat sales The proportion of middle-class respondents feeling “very strongly” English increased from 48% to 53%, slightly more than the change for working-class participants (62% to 65%). And, in one of the biggest changes, those…

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Allow boxing in prisons, expert says

She said her research found “some really exciting work going on in prisons”. However, the psychologist and prison researcher said it was not widespread and there were “missed opportunities for using sport in efforts to reduce reoffending”. ‘Exciting work’ She said “professional staff” from across the secure estate – alongside…

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BT loses TV rights for more sports

BT boss Gavin Patterson to step down Eleven Sports win Serie A rights The loss means BT’s sport channels will show fewer popular sports, but the firm’s spokesperson said it was focusing on gaining more subscribers for its offering as well as “investing in more broadcast innovations.” They said the…

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Would you log off social media for a month?

Why we ditched our mobile phones Social media is ‘deliberately’ addictive Instagram ‘worst for young mental health’ Simon Cowell gives up phone for 10 months Half of users aged 18-34 think going “cold turkey” for a month would have a positive effect on their sleep and real-world relationships, research by…

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Missing Thai boys found alive in caves

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionFinding the Thai cave boys and getting them out Twelve boys and their football coach missing in caves in Thailand for nine days have been found by divers, in a drama that has gripped the nation. They were discovered by two British…

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Lions Dismember Suspected Rhino Poachers In South Africa

On Tuesday night, rangers at the Sibuya Game Reserve in Kenton-on-Sea, South Africa, stumbled upon the dismembered remains of a human man inside their lion camp. Scattered nearby were a hunting rifle with a silencer, wire cutters, and a long axe, according to local news agency Herald Live. These items,…

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Club denies charging black women double

Report End of Twitter post by @nadme2 Drama says the standard door charge at its Park Lane club is £20. Skip Instagram post by dramaparklane TBT to Rihanna @badgalriri #whatsthedrama #dramaparklane #drama #tbt #rihanna A post shared by DRAMA (@dramaparklane) on Jan 25, 2018 at 10:39am PST Report Related Topics…

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Paul Dacre stepping down as Mail editor

Image copyright Getty Images Daily Mail editor Paul Dacre is stepping down after more than a quarter of a century in the role. He will become chairman of Associated Newspapers, which is owned by the company DMGT, and its editor-in-chief. Associated also owns the Mail on Sunday, Metro and the…

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