Marble Arch Mound: the hill, near Oxford Street in London, has been called a waste of taxpayers’ money. Photograph: Dan Kitwood/Getty

Advance publicity for the Marble Arch Mound, London’s newest visitor attraction, suggested that an Arcadian landscape would be created in the middle o(...)

Millicent Fawcett speaking at the Suffragette Pilgrimage in Hyde Park, London. Photograph: PA Wire

A statue of 19th century British feminist leader Millicent Fawcett was unveiled in London’s Parliament Square on Tuesday, the first monument honourin(...)

UK prime minister David Cameron has revealed new Tory proposals to cut payments for ‘treatable conditions’, including the cutting of sickness benefits for unemployed obese people who ‘refuse treatment’.  Photograph: Stephanie LeCocq/EPA

Unemployed obese people will have to diet or else lose their benefits, under new Tory proposals.Alcoholics, drug addicts and others with “treatable co(...)