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In video: The royal trip to Poland and Germany

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, along with their two children, have enjoyed a whistle-stop tour of Poland and Germany.

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Prince George’s birthday picture reveals ‘happy little boy’

An official picture has been released to mark the fourth birthday of Prince George – and the future king looks a happy little boy.

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Number of homeless children in temporary accommodation soars 37%

Councils across England are housing the equivalent of an extra secondary school of pupils per month as the number of homeless children in temporary accommodation soars, according to local government leaders.

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Camilla tells of granddaughter’s helicopter rescue after 40ft plunge

The Duchess of Cornwall has revealed how her granddaughter was dramatically airlifted to safety after falling 40ft, during a visit to mark the 30th anniversary of the Cornwall Air Ambulance.

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Whoops a daisy! Princess Charlotte takes a tumble

Princess Charlotte stumbled and fell on a visit with her brother and parents to a plane factory in Germany.

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Man who beat five-year-old boy to death for losing shoe faces life sentence

A stepfather is facing a life sentence after battering a five-year-old boy to death in a park for losing a trainer.

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Police have given up on finding missing RAF man Corrie McKeague, says mother

The mother of missing RAF gunner Corrie McKeague has accused the police of having “given up” on finding her son.

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Hyde Park bomb relatives march for justice

Relatives of the 1982 Hyde Park bomb attack have appealed to the public for support in their quest for justice.

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Sailors pitch in for clean-up operation after devastating flash floods

Sailors have rolled up their sleeves to help villagers clean up Coverack following a devastating flash flood earlier this week.

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Chalcots Estate residents return after evacuation over fire safety fears

The majority of residents on a north London estate have returned to their homes a month after they were evacuated because of fire safety risks.

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The best moments from Prince George’s fourth year

Here are some of Prince George’s top moments from the last year:

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Homeless ex-Grenfell Tower residents given housing pledge by council

Former residents made homeless by the Grenfell Tower fire disaster have been offered assurances, including a promise to be permanently rehoused within 12 months, by Kensington and Chelsea Council.

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Chris Grayling backing ‘one class’ trains on shorter commuter routes

First class train carriages will be cut on busy suburban routes to stop commuters having to stand, Chris Grayling has said.

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Turkey’s Marmaris tops list for best value European beach holidays

UK families wanting to reduce beach holiday costs during an overseas trip should head to Turkey’s Marmaris resort, according to a new study.

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Lawyers examining reports on health of baby Charlie ahead of Monday hearing

Lawyers are spending the weekend studying the latest expert reports on Charlie Gard as a High Court judge prepares to decide whether to let the terminally-ill baby travel to the United States for treatment.

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In video: Watch William give George and Charlotte a helicopter tour

It was almost “take your kids to work day” as the Duke of Cambridge gave Prince George and Princess Charlotte a guided tour of two helicopters in Hamburg.

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Farmers will be paid for delivering benefits for nature after Brexit, says Gove

Farmers will be paid for delivering benefits for nature and the countryside after Brexit instead of receiving subsidies for the amount of land they farm, Michael Gove has indicated.

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Cabinet united on Brexit ‘implementation period’, says Gove

The Cabinet is “united” around a transitional Brexit deal to allow continued access to migrant labour and provide economic stability, Michael Gove has said.

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Boots apologises over emergency contraception campaign response

High street chemist Boots has said it is “truly sorry” for the way it responded to a campaign calling for it to cut the price of emergency contraception and announced it is looking for cheaper alternatives.

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Government to ban microbeads in toiletries to tackle threat to marine life

Tiny plastic pieces known as “microbeads” will be banned from cosmetics and toiletries, as part of efforts to stop plastic waste entering the oceans, the Government has said.

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