One of the Birmingham Six, Paddy Hill wipes a tear as the coffin of Gerry Conlon is carried into St. Peter’s Cathedral for his funeral Mass in Belfast today. Photograph:  Charles McQuillan/Getty Images

Gerry Conlon was a “victorious human being” who “defeated a mighty foe”, his solicitor and friend Gareth Peirce told mourners at his funeral Mass in S(...)

An Avon and Somerset Police spokesman said it was not clear how many people were on the Glastonbury Festival site by last night, but in previous years around 80 per cent of ticket holders arrived on the Wednesday. Photograph:  Ian Gavan/Getty Images 1:15

Glastonbury revellers woke up to sunshine today - but are likely to see heavy showers before the day is out.Thousands of festival-goers are already on(...)

Liam Gallagher performs with his band Beady Eye during the Glastonbury music festival at Worthy Farm in Somerset, this morning. Photograph: Reuters/Olivia Harris

Former Oasis front man Liam Gallagher kicked off three days of music at the Glastonbury festival, cheered on by mud-splattered revellers glad to see t(...)

Ministry of Defence photo of Drummer Lee Rigby (25), from the 2nd Battalion, Royal Regiment of Fusiliers who was named as the soldier hacked to death in Woolwich.

Two men have been arrested for making alleged offensive comments on Twitter about the murder of a British soldier in Woolwich, south London. (...)