One horse or pony is harmed deliberately on average each day during the summer months, according to the latest cruelty figures released by the RSPCA.
Partially-treated waste water could be released into rivers and seas because of a chemical shortage caused by Brexit.
The happiness of girls continues to decline dramatically, says the well-respected charity, which is now insisting the government take action.
With Covid cases rising could a short, sharp lockdown and longer half term break be needed? Reports suggest the government is considering it.
Some popular models and makes of car are likely to be among the older vehicles not able to use the UK's new E10 petrol.
Scientists have added a new covid variant to the World Health Organisation's watchlist over concerns it may evade people's existing immunity.
Train passengers can now get the latest service information sent straight to their mobile phones via WhatsApp.
The UK storm names for the next year have been revealed. Did your name make the final list?
An eco-friendly petrol is to arrive at station forecourts this month but a quarter of drivers still don't understand if they can use it, says the RAC.
Outdated microchips are one of the most overlooked pet problems, says an animal charity, and a mistake which could land dog owners with a big fine.
Shoppers will be able to buy more using contactless payments instead of chip and pin when limits rise to help the economy recover from the pandemic.
New self-isolation rules for children and fully vaccinated adults are in place bringing the classroom bubble system to an end.
Will you avoid mirrors, walking under ladders or crossing the path of black cats today? It's Friday the 13th and that can only mean one thing...
One of the UK's most popular food chains has issued a warning to customers over food shortages and packaging problems.
Morrisons petrol stations are offering customers free water refills at its forecourts in a bid to cut plastic waste.
Potential pet owners are being told to be cautious when trying to buy an animal through the internet after fraudsters made millions in the last year.
As travel rules relax more of us may begin thinking about taking the car to Europe once again, but what rules have changed for drivers since Brexit?
One of the UK's largest supermarkets is set to remain closed on Boxing Day, a move being welcomed by many who say key workers deserve a break.
Demand for MOTs is expected to surge next month and drivers are being told to book appointments now.
It's been described as the best display of the year and here's how you can catch sight of the Perseid meteor shower this week: