Friday Jul 18
Highest number of first-time buyers since 2007 says Halifax
Alex Johnson has been part of The Independent's online team since 2007. He has been writing about microarchitecture on his internationally-acclaimed Shedworking blog since 2006 and is the author of Shedworking: The Alternative Workplace Revolution.
Gangs and Guns: Caught on Camera follows the Met Police as they chase down cars, track down robbers and bring down drug dealers.
Peer review reveals improvements at Doncaster Council
A team of local government experts say Doncaster Council has made tangible and positive improvements in how it is managed and led.
Speech: Local Government Finance: CIPFA Speech
Those were the words Sir Arthur Conan Doyle put into Sherlock Holmes at the start of The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle.
Man murdered in 'street robbery'
Paramedics and police were called to the scene at 16:45 BST but the 38-year-old man was pronounced dead just under an hour later.
Free school opening put back a year
The opening of one of the government's flagship free schools in west London will be delayed due to doubts over where it will be permanently located.
Chelsea house buyers pay A 10K a square metre for a property
Home buyers in Chelsea can find themselves paying more than A 10,000 for just one square metre of a property shock findings of a recent study have revealed Shock statistics have revealed homebuyers in posh Chelsea could face paying out more than A 10,000 just to own one square metre of the property.
Labour saved popular school that Tories planned to have closed down
On May 23, the day after the local elections, head teacher Wendy Aldridge was arranging job A interviews for her staff.
updated Police today appealed for information about ...
Police have cautioned members of the public not to approach Perry Wilson who has breached the conditions of his parole.