Music producer David Gest.  Gest has died at the age of 62. File photograph: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire

Reality TV star and music producer David Gest, the former husband of Liza Minnelli, has died in a London hotel aged 62. The former Celebrity Big Bro(...)

A Victorian horseracing board game, originally from Slane Castle (home of the Conyngham family), entitled The Conyngham Cup – Race Game, is based on a famous annual steeplechase  that is still held at Punchestown. It is to be auctioned through Matthews

Auction results Tuesday (March 22nd) Chorley’s Auctioneers, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England. A hand-drawn map by Sir Roger Casement showing wh(...)

Roger Casement: Listed “GBP 50 in gold and silver; 1 pair binoculars; and 1 lamp”

A Treasure Island-style map drawn by Sir Roger Casement to show where he had buried gold and other valuables after landing at Banna Strand in Co Kerry(...)

Image: Screengrab from Irish Times video

A quick-thinking bystander who brought a police chase crashing to a halt is being urged to come forward so officers can thank him. Footage released b(...)

Ava and Pansy Blake, sister and mother of murdered actor Sian Blake, after giving a media interview at New Scotland Yard in London on Thursday. Photograph: Yui Mok/PA Wire

An investigation will take place into Scotland Yard’s handling of the case of former EastEnders actor Sian Blake and her two sons, who were founded mu(...)

Photo issued by Metropolitan Police of Arthur Simpson-Kent  and Amon (4). Photograph:  Metropolitan Police/PA Wiremission from the copyright holder.

Former Eastenders actress Sian Blake and her two young sons, Zachary and Amon, died as a result of head and neck injuries, police said. Scotland Yard(...)

Police officers arrive at the home of former Eastenders actress Sian Blake on Wednesday.   The former Eastenders actor and her two sons, Zachary (8) and Amon (4), have been missing since December 13th. Photograph Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images

The family of missing ex-Eastenders actor Sian Blake have said they “want answers” about why it took police nearly three weeks to find what are feared(...)

Forensic officers  at the house in Erith, Kent, where police searching for  missing former EastEnders actress Sian Blake found three bodies. Photograph: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire

British detectives are searching for the boyfriend of an ex-EastEnders actress after three bodies were found by police looking for the performer and h(...)

Firearms instructors play the role of terrorists during a Metropolitan Police training programme for armed officers for the eventuality of a terrorist firearms attack in London. Photograph:  Yui Mok/WPA Pool/Getty Images

Firearms officers called to tackle terrorist gunmen have been ordered to ignore the injured and dying in the event of a UK attack and instead race tow(...)

A screengrab from CCTV footage of a man recorded throwing a jerry can of petrol at Finsbury Park Mosque in London. Photograph: London Metropolitan Police

Police have released footage of a man hurling a jerry can of petrol into a mosque in an attack detectives have called an “Islamophobic hate cr(...)