Britain's government will need to save more money as tax revenue is lower than expected. But substantial tax hikes are unikely before a crucial referendum on EU membership.
The number of murders in London has nearly doubled in the first three months of 2018 compared to the same period last year. The spike is putting pressure on leaders to take measures to improve security in the capital.
Britain is again hunting for a suitable site to store its highly radioactive nuclear waste after a previous attempt was blocked by residents. Rural areas could be given cash if they house the underground facility.
British Prime Minister Theresa May has called for national unity, exactly a year ahead of Britain leaving the EU. May was speaking during a whistle-stop tour that took in England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.
On the fifth anniversary of her death, what would former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher have made of the Brexit furor? Rob Mudge takes a look at her credentials within the European Union.
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