'Unsafe' Stafford hospital A&E closed to children
Children's accident and emergency services at a scandal-hit hospital are suspended after senior staff said it was "not clinically safe".
Breastfeeding mother told to use pub toilet
A breastfeeding mother says she was asked to "cover up" and feed her nine-week-old son in a pub's disabled toilet.
Boy, 11, achieves GCSE maths A* grade
An 11-year-old boy achieves an A* grade in GCSE maths - five years ahead of his peers
Australia backpacker murder: Man charged over Mia Ayliffe-Chung death
A 29-year-old Frenchman is charged with the murder of 21-year-old British backpacker Mia Ayliffe-Chung at a hostel in Australia.
Newcastle businesses defy court over unpaid BID levy
Dozens of traders are facing fines for failing to contribute towards the Business Improvement District (BID) in Newcastle-under-Lyme.
Phillip Barlow jailed for life for murder of Fay Daniels
A man is jailed for life after admitting stabbing a woman to death at a house in Staffordshire.