Royal Ascot: Day one in pictures

The Queen was joined by her children and grandchildren as she enjoyed a family day out on the opening day of Royal Ascot. Thousands of racegoers braved the rain to greet a procession of royal carriages along the famous Berkshire course. Image copyright PAImage caption The Queen led out a royal procession including the Duke […]

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Hyponatraemia whistleblower and health service ‘failed’

Image caption The 14-year inquiry into hyponatraemia-related deaths was set up to examine the deaths of the children – Adam Strain, Raychel Ferguson, Claire Roberts and Conor Mitchell. Lucy Crawford’s family chose not to release a photograph An investigation into how a whistleblower’s hyponatraemia concerns were handled by officials has found the wrong conclusions were […]

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Yana Peel resigns from Serpentine Galleries

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption Peel said she had been involved with the Serpentine Galleries for 15 years Yana Peel, the CEO of the Serpentine Galleries in London, has resigned from her role after three years in the job. Peel said her decision came “in light of a concerted lobbying campaign against my husband’s recent […]

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Heathrow reveals expansion ‘masterplan’

Image copyright Grimshaw ArchitectsImage caption The architects’ visualisation of Heathrow’s plan shows the M25 running under the new runway Heathrow Airport will construct a third runway by 2026 and complete its expansion by 2050, according to its “masterplan” published on Tuesday. The plan includes diverting rivers, moving roads and rerouting the M25 through a tunnel […]

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