Devon

Wolf escapes from animal sanctuary near school

A Thames Valley Police spokesman said: "Officers have sight of the wolf and are working with staff from the sanctuary to detain it.<p>"Do not approach …

Thames Valley Police

Storm Fionn sparks flood warnings and there’s more snow on the way

<b>Numerous flood warnings are in place across England in the wake of Storm Fionn.</b><p>There are currently 25 flood warnings and alerts, with Osbaldwick in …

Weather

5 top places to stay in the UK with the cleanest air

Escape the pollution!<p><b>Often, the most revitalising holidays are spent in destinations that offer a great deal of fresh air, open countryside or</b> …

Travel

The Tatler guide to the best state secondary schools 2018

Fortismere School<p><i>London, N10</i><p>Pupils 1,776 boys and girls, aged 11–18<p>Things we love about Fortismere: its welcoming atmosphere; the relaxed, no-uniform …

Ben Ainslie

Out-of-control bushfire in southwest Vic

Residents in Victoria's southwest have been urged to flee an out-of-control bushfire before conditions become too dangerous.

Flee

Do you live in the UK's top burglary hotspot? Guildford tops the list

Guildford has been named the UK's top burglary claims hotspot, followed by areas in Cambridge and Birmingham.<p>According to Moneysupermarket's annual …

West Yorkshire

Foodie guide to Devon

From a rustic café doing a piping-hot trade in pulled pork baps to the offshore restaurant dispensing local gin and scallops to kite surfers, this …

Restaurants

4 beautiful villages in Devon are up for the Village of the Year Award 2018

Which one will the Channel 4 programme crown the winner?<p><b>Devon is rich in stunning countryside and coastal beauty, and famed for its array of</b> …

England

7 reasons why Exeter is a fantastic place to live

<b>Despite its coutless charms, Exeter, this sleepy cathedral town on the river Exe, remains a complete mystery to most outsiders.</b><p>And though it’ll never …

Thom Yorke

10 of the best long-distance trails for hikers around the world

The idea of covering thousands of miles on foot is itself barely believable. Perhaps that’s what makes these adventures so memorable.<p>Cheryl Strayed’s …

Adventure Travel

10 newly-restored National Trust holiday cottages you can rent right now

From dog-friendly country retreats to cosy rural bothies…<p><b>If you're starting to make holiday plans for the year ahead, then we've got just what your</b> …

England

From the classroom to Somkhanda Game Reserve

Alex Parr spent his boyhood in the English countryside, but had to adapt fast to the speed and noise of the urban jungle after enrolling as a biology …

Black Culture

21 Most Beautiful Villages in the UK

Britain is home to some of the most charming, heart-melting villages in the world. With quaint pubs, idyllic stone cottages, and fantastic country …

England

10 of the best coastal walks in northern Spain

Spain’s Mediterranean coast may attract more visitors, but for amazing surf, untouched sandy shores and breathtaking cliffs, the north wins every time<p><b>Mundaka and the Urdaibai Biosphere Reserve, Basque country</b> <br>This picturesque fishing port at the mouth of the Guernica estuary is part of the Urdaibai …

Beaches

This is what it looks like to crash a motorbike after racing at nearly 120mph - Cornwall Live

This is what it looks like to speed at 118mph on a motorbike.<p>The dramatic footage shows two motorcyclists racing their powerful machines at up to …

Crime

Speeding motorcyclist caught by own helmet camera

A speeding motorcyclist who was caught out by footage on his own helmet camera has been sentenced.<p>Nicholas Pannell, 30, crashed into a hedge as he raced fellow biker Joshua Illingworth, 29, at speeds up to 118mph last July.<p>A recording of the pursuit was found on Pannell's camera when Devon Police …

The kids are alright: a goat meat revolution

You won’t find many recipes for goat in British cookbooks, though we have been keeping them for centuries. They appear in paintings, manuscripts, …

Parkinson's Disease

Shape up: five homes for fitness

Le Lavancher, Chamonix Mont-Blanc, Haute-Savoie, French Alps, France, €6.3m<p><b>Where</b> In the hamlet of Le Lavancher in the French Alps. Chamonix town …

Dartmoor

Collection: ATB Guitars - 20th Century Toys

<b>An encounter with Rick Nielsen helped fuel Mike Long’s passion for the classics. The owner of Cheltenham’s ATB Guitars since 1998, he’s bought and</b> …

Guitar

Mary King pays tribute to her ‘selfless and inspirational’ mother

Mary King has paid tribute to her “selfless and inspirational” mother Gillian Thomson who died suddenly on Monday (8 January).<p>Jill was a well-known …

Horses

Which TV traveller would you go on holiday with?

Miriam Margolyes is off to Ohio and Tennessee tonight - but would she be your top choice for a travel companion?<p>Wednesday, 10th January 2018 at 5:27 …

Television (UK)

Shelter Takes In The Biggest Puppy They've Ever Seen

No one knows where Fluffy came from, but one thing is for certain: She’s one of the largest puppies that rescuers at Dogs Trust have ever taken in — …

Pets

Top ten motorcycle riding routes in the UK

Despite having ridden around the world, I firmly believe that the UK still has some of the best riding anywhere on the globe; you just need to know …

England

London Surf Girls North Devon Adventure - Wavelength - Europe's First Surf Magazine

The contrasting stereotypes of the overworked, overspending, land-locked city dweller and the beach-based, free-willed surfer type have long been …

Surfing

Crowdfund bid to save seven local newspapers shut down in West Country with loss of 20 jobs

Seven free weekly newspapers in the West Country have closed with about 20 staff understood to have been made redundant.<p>The View From series of local …

Result: South West CX League – Round 12

<i>Philip Collings, Oliver Allen, and Joseph Wright winners at round 12 of the South West CX League at Coxleigh Barton on Sunday</i><p><b>Result: South West CX</b> …

Cycling (UK)

The shipwrecks hidden beneath the waves of the Bristol Channel

From sixteenth-century warships to gun-running steamers from the American Civil War, the shifting sands of the Bristol Channel conceal dozens of …

Archaeology

Sir David Attenborough on the excitement of investigating a 'sea dragon'

It is almost 10 years since our last encounter when my chat with the natural historian followed an interview by a journalist from the one of the now …

David Attenborough

Bylaw puts the brakes on plan for tiny home in Torbay

Houses less than 860 square feet not allowed in the Newfoundland town<p>It might be small, but it has everything Jess Puddister and Tim Ward want and …

Toronto

Map shows killer Aussie flu hotspots near Bristol and across UK

A map has been released which shows the UK hotspots for the potentially deadly Aussie flu outbreak.<p>The illness has arrived in the UK after killing …

Public Health