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War-Wounded Military Dog Awarded Charity Medal
Offbeat  (tags: Military Dog, Animals, USA, UK )

- 23 days ago -
A military dog who lost her leg on duty in Afghanistan has received a vet charity's medal honouring the work of animals in war.
Bradford Kittens 'Coloured in' Using Permanent Markers
Offbeat  (tags: Marker Pens, Animals, Cruelty, Animal Charity, UK )

- 2 days ago -
Two kittens were "coloured in" in what an animal charity described as a "dreadful act of cruelty".
Miracle' Cat Survives 30 Wounds From Shotgun Attack
Offbeat  (tags: shooting, animal, Cat, UK )

- 13 days ago -
A cat "miraculously" survived a shotgun attack which left her body riddled with about 30 separate wounds, according to an animal charity.
Roman Villa Unearthed 'By Chance' in Wiltshire Garden
Offbeat  (tags: Roman villa, discovered. Roman Britain, UK )

- 11 days ago -
The villa was described as "extraordinarily well-preserved", An "elaborate" Roman villa has been unearthed by chance by a homeowner laying electric cables in his garden in Wiltshire.l
Abandoned Fox Cubs Reunited With Mother
Offbeat  (tags: Fox Cubs. Animals, Reunited, UK )

- 30 days ago -
A litter of fox cubs has been reunited with its mother who fled after being accidentally disturbed.
EU Referendum: Who Cares What US Wants? - Farage
Offbeat  (tags: Brexit, USA, UK, EU, Farage )

- 4 days ago -
The leader of the UK Independence Party, Nigel Farage, has criticised comments made by US President Barack Obama over Britain's future in the EU.
Queen's 90th Birthday: Why Windsor Is the Monarch's Party Place
Offbeat  (tags: Queens Birthday, Windsor Castle, UK )

- 7 days ago -
It is no surprise the Queen has chosen to spend her 90th birthday at Windsor Castle. But why does it fit the bill?
What Kind of Life Can You Live on £7.20 An Hour?
Offbeat  (tags: NLW, Cost of Living, UK )

- 27 days ago -
The National Living Wage has raised the minimum wage from £6.70 to £7.20 an hour for workers over 25 and will see a pay bump for nearly two million people. But what kind of lifestyle can you enjoy on that salary?
UK Warns Gay Travellers About US Anti-LGBT Laws
Offbeat  (tags: Warning, Travellers, US anti-LGBT laws, UK )

- 7 days ago -
The UK government has warned gay and transgender travellers to be careful in the US due to legislation in North Carolina and Mississippi.
Why Americans Should Care About Brexit
Offbeat  (tags: Brexit, UK, EU, USA )

- 4 days ago -
The president's former chief economic adviser defended Mr Obama's decision to weigh in on Brexit so forcefully. It's a bit like when your sister goes out with a bad date, Austan Goolsbee told me, you just have to say something.
How Can You Tell the Restaurant You're Eating in Is Clean?
Offbeat  (tags: Food Hygiene, Food Standards Agency, KFC, Rip Off Britain, BBC Investigation, UK )

- 3 days ago -
A BBC investigation found bacteria with traces of faeces on the ice served in a branch of a well-known fast food chain. Since most UK restaurants don't have to display their hygiene rating,
Hillsborough Disaster: Fans Unlawfully Killed
Offbeat  (tags: Inquests Finding, Hillsborough Inquests, UK )

- 2 days ago -
Ninety-six football fans who died as a result of a crush in the Hillsborough disaster were unlawfully killed, the inquests have concluded. Police failures led to the deaths in the 1989 Hillsborough disaster.
Watership Down 'Would Be Rated PG Today' Says BBFC Head
Offbeat  (tags: Entertainment, Film Classification, UK )

- 29 days ago -
Some viewers complained after Watership Down was shown on Channel 5 on Easter Sunday,
Barack Obama Visit: Stick With EU, US President Urges UK
Offbeat  (tags: UK Referendum, EU, UK, USA )

- 6 days ago -
Barack Obama has urged the UK to stick with the EU, as he starts his final trip to Britain as US president by having lunch with the Queen. Mr Obama and his wife Michelle are on a three-day visit and the president will meet PM David Cameron

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