North Yorkshire police are trawling their records for references to Ted Heath following publication of an image of the former prime minister with suspected paedophile Jimmy Savile. Photograph: PA Wire

A former brothel-keeper at the centre of a child abuse controversy surrounding Sir Edward Heath is to be questioned by British authorities on the matt(...)

The Sousse beach massacre in June in which 38 people were killed has been linked to previous terror attack carried out at the National Bardo Museum outside the capital Tunis in March. Photograph: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

The massacre of 38 tourists on a Tunisian beach is being linked to an earlier terror attack in the country which killed 22 people, Scotland Yard said (...)

Edward  Heath in 1989. Photograph: Johnny Eggit/AFP/Getty Images

The scale of the police inquiries into former British prime minister Edward Heath became apparent yesterday as two more forces revealed they were i(...)

Jeremy Masding, chief executive of Permanent TSB accidentally revealed his notes at a press conference at the bank’s headquarters in Dublin, after an investigation has revealed that serious failures by the bank has led to people losing their homes. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA

Jeremy Masding, group chief executive of Permanent TSB rather publicly shared his presentation notes to self at yesterday’s press conference where (...)

The Sun’s front-page story on on Lord Sewel. The peer is facing calls to quit the House of Lords. Photograph: EPA/Andy Rain

The Metropolitan Police have launched an investigation into allegations of drug use by Lord Sewel and executed a warrant on an address in central Lond(...)

Lord Sewel has been suspended from the Labour Party following allegations that he took drugs with prostitutes. Photographs: PA

Lord Sewel has been suspended from the British Labour Party following allegations that he took drugs with prostitutes. The peer remained a member of t(...)

Lord Sewel’s behaviour was described by Lords speaker Baroness D’Souza as “shocking and unacceptable”. Photograph: Suzanne Hubbard/PA Wire

A British peer is facing a police investigation after quitting as deputy speaker of the House of Lords over a video allegedly showing him taking cocai(...)

 Lord Sewelwho has resigned as Lords deputy speaker after a newpaper  published video of him allegedly taking drugs with prostitutes. Photograph: PA

Lord Sewel is facing a police investigation after quitting as Deputy Speaker of the House of Lords over a video allegedly showing him taking drugs wit(...)

Police handout photographs of Ryan Byrne who was mistakenly released from Wandsworth Prison

Police in Britain are hunting a robber serving a nine-year jail term who was released from prison in error. Ryan Byrne (34) was mistakenly freed from (...)

Grenadier Guards are due to take part in the Armed Forces Day on Saturday. Photograph:  Getty

British police have encouraged the public to attend events as normal after it was reported that an Armed Forces Day parade had been targeted by Islami(...)