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Cornelly United: Games to go ahead ‘for our injured lads’

Image copyright Google Image caption Cornelly United’s home ground on Meadow Street A football club’s matches will go ahead on Saturday days after 11 of its players needed hospital treatment after being hit by a car. The incident happened at Cornelly United’s ground following a game on Thursday. A man, ...

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Berlin police defuse WW2 bomb after mass evacuation

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe bomb was found by workers on a construction site in Heidestrasse German police have defused a World War Two bomb in central Berlin, after about 10,000 people were evacuated. “A short bang – there was a controlled explosion of the detonator ...

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Raul Castro lays out next 13 years of Cuban power

Raul Castro is stepping down as president of the island his family has long ruled, but also laid out how things will run in Cuba until 2031. Heir apparent Miguel Diaz-Canel, 57, officially replaced the octogenarian on Thursday, though the departing president still will remain head of the ...

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National Trust should be ‘radical’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The National Trust owns land in picturesque Borrowdale in the Lake District The National Trust needs to be more radical, the charity’s new director-general has told the BBC. Hilary McGrady said the organisation needed to reach out to people living in towns and cities. ...

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