July 24, 2018

Animal robots comfort Cornwall dementia patients

A researcher is working to develop cheaper robotic pets for use in care homes.
July 24, 2018

New evidence reveals Goodwin Sands shipwreck’s secrets

Dutch ship the Rooswijk sank on the notorious sandbanks in January 1740 with no survivors.
July 24, 2018

‘I helped deliver world’s first IVF baby’

A retired fertility expert speaks of helping to deliver the world's first IVF baby 40 years ago.
July 24, 2018

Louise Brown: World’s first IVF baby’s family archive unveiled

Hundreds of cards and letters were received by Louise Brown's family after her birth in July 1978.
July 24, 2018

Firms failing to tackle sexual harassment, says MPs

Businesses, government and regulators need to make tackling sexual harassment at work a priority, say MPs.
July 24, 2018

Why are more retail staff working nights?

The number of retail staff who work nights has risen steeply - what's the reason behind it?
July 24, 2018

In full: What you might have missed on MPs’ final day

From an MoD mistake to a social rent U-turn - what the government got out before the summer recess.
July 24, 2018

Newspaper headlines: Greece’s ‘biblical inferno’

Most of Wednesday's papers lead with the devastating wildfires that have killed dozens of people.
July 24, 2018

Olympic rower Helen Glover and husband Steve Backshall have boy

The gold medallist and her husband, Steve Backshall, revealed the news on social media.
July 24, 2018

NHS preparing to ‘stockpile’ drugs for no deal Brexit

Health Secretary Matt Hancock says talks are under way to secure supplies of medicine and blood products.