Rishi Sunak resisted those urging him to sack Nadhim Zahawi sooner, writes Political Editor Chris Mason.
A large eel, toys and wet wipes were among the tonnes of items clogging up sewers last year.
Analysis by BBC Panorama suggests between 5,000 and 10,000 NHS staff risk losing their pay.
New research suggests applicants are right when they say employers are less open to hiring older workers.
Education Secretary Gillian Keegan will meet union chiefs in an effort to avert Wednesday’s walkout.
A woman who was forced into prostitution by her husband says police ignored her repeated pleas.
Boris Johnson says he had an “extraordinary” call with President Putin before the Ukraine invasion.